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Easy steps to start building your dream kitchen


STEP 1:

YOUR KITCHEN LAYOUT Give us a rough drawing of your space. To get you started, we put some of the common kitchen shapes below. Indicate the length in inches. Remember the goal here is maximizing your space.

L-Shape

U-Shape

1-Wall

G-Shape

Galley


For custom kitchen sizes, draw your layout at the Planning Grid below. If you want an island, which is great, put it here.

PLANNING GRID

LEGEND:

Window

Door

Water

Gas Electrical Outlet Switch

Also take note the location of vents, water pipes, windows, switches, gas pipes, electrical outlets, and door.


STEP 2:

MEASURE WINDOWS AND DOORS Measure the height, width, depth of all windows and doors, including any moldings and trimming.

width of window

width of door

3

2

2

measure from window base to top of window door height

measure from floor to window base

FLOOR

1

FLOOR

1


STEP 3:

MEASURE THE CEILING You can choose various wall cabinet heights depending on the size of your ceiling.

NOTE: Softfit is height between the ceiling and top of the cabinet softfit crownmoulding

Wall Cabinets have 12” standard diameter and 24”, 30”, 36”, 42” height. wall cabinet

Base cabinets have 24” standard diameter and 34.5” height.

12”

ceiling height

34.5”

base cabinet 24”

As you measure, please take note of any obstruction on your ceiling such as beams or any structures that cannot be removed.


STEP 4:

YOUR APPLIANCES Note the location and measurements (depth, width and height) of each of your kitchen appliances, including the refrigerator, dishwasher, range, oven, and etc.

Type Refrigerator Range Cooktop Exhaust Hood Wall Oven Microwave Dishwasher Sink Disposal Compactor Freezer Other

Size W x D x H

Hinge Position L/R (Facing Appliance)


When you’re done email this back to info@greencastlecabinetry.com and we will send you the final layout and 3D rendering of your kitchen.

SAMPLE LAYOUT


GREENCASTLE CABINETRY INC 1418 Potrero Ave South El Monte, CA 91733 T: (626) 575 8226 | (626) 575 8232 F: (626) 575-8225 E: info@greencastlecabinetry.com www.greencastlecabinetry.com

Kitchen Measuring Guide  

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