Typical Kitchen Cabinet Dimensions

Base cabinets – typically 24″ deep (also 12″, 15″, 18″) and 34 1/2″ tall (countertops add 1 1/2″ to make the finished height 36″).

Upper/Wall cabinets – mostly 12″ deep (also 15″, 18″, 24″) and 12″, 15″, 18″, 24″, 30 ” (typical), 36″, 42″ tall.

## How tall are base kitchen cabinets?

Measure the height of the base cabinets. Most standard cabinets are 34-1/2” high. Add 1-1/2” for a standard countertop and 18 inches for a standard backsplash, (though some designers now want a 20-inch backsplash to make room for small appliances).

## How deep are upper cabinets?

Standard wall cabinets (sometimes referred to as “upper cabinets”) are 12 inches deep; standard base (below-counter) cabinets are 24 inches deep. But these days, says Scott, more companies are making wall cabinets 15 inches deep, which gives more storage space.

## How deep is a refrigerator cabinet?

The cabinets placed above a fridge are also slightly deeper, typically measuring 24 inches deep.

## What is the depth of IKEA kitchen cabinets?

Cabinets: Available in four heights — 15, 20, 30 and 40 inches — and two depths — 15 and 24 inches. Note that the 15-inch depth increased from AKURUM’s 12-inch depth, so there’s even more storage space now.

## Can you use wall cabinets as base cabinets?

Using a wall cabinet as a base cabinet can be very practical depending on the situation. If you are using stock cabinets from a hardware store and there are limited size options, it sometimes is a necessity. Standard base cabinets are 34 1/2 inches high and 24 inches deep.

## How tall are standard kitchen base cabinets?

Standard Base Cabinet Sizes

Typically, standard base cabinets measure 34.5″ H and 36″ H from the floor to the top of the countertop when a countertop is installed. The toe kick portion of the cabinet is 4.5″ H, the standard door height is 24″ H and the top drawer height is 6″ H (equaling 34.5″ H total).

## What is the best height for kitchen cabinets?

The ideal upper cabinet height is 54 inches above the floor.

That is, the bottom edge of the upper cabinets should sit 54 inches off the ground.

## How many cabinets are in an average kitchen?

This means they have standard sizes, but can be modified to fit your kitchen size and style. In 2018, the majority of our cabinet orders ranged from $5,000 to $13,000.The average CliqStudios cabinet order is currently $8,000. This average accounts for a range of kitchen sizes, styles and customization levels.

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