How High Should You Hang Your Upper Kitchen Cabinets?

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That’s the question of the week. Luckily, the folks over at Houzz did a little research on this. It’s an interesting read filled with some really good ideas.

A client of mine once raised a good question: “Do upper cabinets have to be installed the standard 18 inches off the countertop?” It got me thinking outside of the usual cabinetry box. Of course there are lots of ways to install your upper cabinets, and if you’re willing to have an open mind, you might find that elevating them comes with unexpected benefits. Here are situations where you might want to hang your cabinets a little higher.