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Old 05-03-2012, 09:19 AM   #1
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Height of cabinets in desk area of kitchen


Our kitchen cabinets will be going to the ceiling (9 ft) and 18" above countertops. Our desk area needs to have a lower countertop. Is it best to take cabinets in desk area to ceiling and have a larger than 18" space between cabinet and counter OR continue the 18" space and have shorter cupboards in that area that do not reach the ceiling?

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If I understand correctly...........I would not set the cabinets over the desk lower, set them at the same height as the others.

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Old 05-28-2012, 09:42 PM   #3
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Agree with Bill. Esthetics will work better. Instead of lower counter, get a barstool height chair! Get two, if the dest is wide enough, and it can double as a bar for you and someone to visit with a glass of ________!
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