Steel kitchen cabinets
Where to buy steel kitchen cabinets made new today?There several companies with steel kitchen cabinets that resemble vintage metal kitchen cabinets, plus there’s one company that’s making them in a curvy Euro retro-modern or industrial style.Moya Living — steel kitchen cabinets and doorsFirst up: Moya Living.In 2013, when reader Melita wanted new steel kitchen cabinets, she went to a maker of steel laboratory cabinets, Genie Scientific.Today, female-owned Moya Living works with architects and designers across the country.
Retro Metal Cabinets for sale
My buddy Joseph has a set of cool retro metal kitchen cabinets for sale at a reasonable price.He has the upper and lower portions, and says they are in great shape and the drawers slide like new.The brand is vintage 1940’s or 1950’s Youngstown steel cabinets.They are an off-white color in pretty good condition, but could be brightened up with some cleaning and polishing.I believe they are currently sitting in his garage collecting dust so if you would like to give them a home, let me know and I’ll hook you up with Joseph’s contact info.
This time capsule GE steel kitchen has almost everything GE
This vintage GE steel kitchen is quite amazing: It’s chock full of many of the fabulous features that GE offered in its kitchens starting in about 1955.So, following are some ways that this vintage GE steel kitchen cabinet set fits in with previous research on this blog.#1 The GE wall cabinet refrigerator:The GE wall refrigerator is a favorite vintage item spotted in kitchens.What an amazing kitchen feature — and in the GE kitchen set featured in today’s story, we are just one freezer short of an entire Refrigeration Center!Want to buy this kitchen:See all my stories about steel kitchen cabinets here.
Morton steel kitchen cabinets
Morton Steel Kitchen Cabinets were another relatively early brand.History of Morton Steel Kitchen CabinetsAccording to this history on the Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society website, Morton Manufacturing began manufacturing its steel cabinets in 1942 in Libertyville, Illinois.Hudee hudee hudee.So there you have them: Morton Steel Kitchen Cabinets.You are now in the universe’s epicenter of all steel kitchen cabinet research:
Kitchen Cabinets Redo, Okay, The Fridge Comes Too
It was oil paint, and I used oil paint going forward.What took even longer than wrestling handles off was moving all the magnetic poetry off the side of the fridge.The grubby white handles got a good cleaning with the tri-sodium phosphate cleaner and they brightened right up.With the crisp white handles and cool teal color, it has a little mid century snap.Totally worth my leftover cabinet paint and a few hours of my time.
The History of Vintage Steel Kitchen Cabinets
Frank Lloyd Wright was an early fan of steel kitchen cabinets: Frank Lloyd Wright seems to have been a relatively early adopter of steel kitchen cabinets, which certainly must have given steel cabinets a popularity boost.Steel kitchen cabinets today:Fast forward 45 years to the 21st century, and steel kitchen cabinets have made somewhat of a comeback.Other places to buy steel kitchen cabinets made today: See my story on where to buy steel kitchen cabinets manufactured today here.See the Steel Kitchen Cabinets Category — which includes all the posts I’ve ever done about metal kitchen cabinets.FAQs:BuyingRestoring Vintage Steel Kitchen Cabinets#1 Renovate Safe: Like other original features in a vintage house, vintage steel kitchen cabinets can contain materials that require environmental and safety precautions.
How much are my metal kitchen cabinets worth?
WHAT IS THE VALUE of a set of vintage steel kitchen cabinets?I have been watching the market for vintage metal kitchen cabinets on ebay since 2002 and for sure, prices have gone up, but… maybe not as much as you’d think, since this is a hassle-filled endeavor.And a serious ding will pretty much bring a cabinet’s value to zero.Number of pieces available…size of your set — It can also be quite a hassle to retrofit someone else’s kitchen into your kitchen space.In general you can read about them in their stories which are either in Kitchen Help / Steel Kitchen Cabinets or Kitchen Help / Readers and their Kitchens subcategories.
Belknap Steel Kitchen Cabinets
Did Belknap Hardware manufacture its own lines of steel kitchen cabinets — or did they wholesale those made by other manufacturers?I bought these pages of Belknap metal kitchen cabinets, identified by the seller as from a 1961 catalog from 1961, for my Encyclopedia of Steel Kitchen cabinets .Steel kitchen cabinets with porcelained metal counter tops:A few things help to distinguish the steel kitchen cabinets that were sold by Belknap:They came with porcelained counter tops.This was not a common feature on steel kitchen cabinets by then, I think.Steel kitchen cabinets sold by Belknap Hardware: I bet there were a lot of these sold!
Bo Sullivan identifies my vintage pull
One of the highlights of my recent visit to Rejuvenation Lighting in Portland was when historian Bo Sullivan was able to — immediately — identify the vintage pulldown light over my kitchen table.I don’t think I’ve told this story before: One Friday afternoon after a hard day’s work — when I was driving home – I got the idea that I needed a vintage light NOW.Bo knows lighting – he knew exactly who made the light and showed it to me in a catalog —>Ta da!Over the past 15 years, Bo has been collecting vintage marketing material from 20th century lighting companies.Now, that’s all I need to be happy: Good coffee… and a million vintage lighting catalogs.
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Ideas for Dana and her 1953 Crosley kitchen
We found the provenance of Dana’s kitchen cabinets yesterday — 1953 Crosley’s just like the ad!Now, she’d like some ideas for appliance, flooring.Readers, feel free to join in this new ‘intervention’ 🙂 , and to get us started, and in the spirit of the vintage Crosley advertisement — here goes:
Vintage St. Charles kitchen cabinets in Raspberry
It isn’t every day that you find a set of raspberry pink St. Charles steel kitchen cabinets like this set for sale in Washington, D.C..The color of this cabinetry — found printed right on the back of one of the cabinets: Raspberry.Both upper and lower metal St. Charles cabinets with stainless steel handles from an upper crust DC home in the 60s.The pink St Charles ones were in an L shaped kitchen before.See all our stories about steel kitchen cabinets here.
5 of our Favorite Retro Kitchens
Retro kitchens, aren’t they incredible?If you’re wondering what to do for your next renovation, these retro kitchens will provide an abundance of inspiration.Retro Kitchen on a BudgetA Cincinnati couple gives their tired Tudor kitchen a retro makeover—at a rock-bottom price.Designing a Retro 1940s KitchenThis story shows us how to conjure up the 1940s in a kitchen that functions for today.Fifties Rock ‘n’ Roll Retro KitchenA rock star’s personal collection of retro furnishings jump-started the decoration of some 1950s vacation cabins creating The Lazy Meadow Motel.
Catheter Storage Cabinet
Catheter Storage Cabinet from CMP meets Cath Lab Storage in Hybrid OR’s, Cath Labs, EP Labs, Interventional Radiology, IR.Hybrid OR & Cath Lab Storage CabinetsCMP’s Catheter Storage Cabinet is the solution to your catheter storage needs.Catheter Storage Cabinet ConfigurationCMP’s most popular 24″ deep model provides catheter slides that are 21” long and contain six hooks.REVIT Families of Catheter Cabinets AvailableFeatures Catheter Storage Cabinet Features Stainless Steel ConstructionFull-Height Storage CabinetsFull-View Doors for Complete Visual Inspection with Chrome Plated Pull Handles and Roller CatchesShatter-Proof Safety Glass in DoorsMany Sizes AvailableHeavy Duty Catheter SlidesOptional Baskets and Shelf Dividers for Many Storage SolutionsOptional Adjustable Stainless Steel ShelvesMobile option – Casters with locks Specifications Catheter Storage Cabinet Dimensions 24”, 30”, 36”, 42” or 48” wide x 18” or 24” deep x 60” or 72” high 610, 762, 914, 1067 or 1219 mm Wide x 457 or 610 mm Deep x 1524 or 1829 mm High Mobile Catheter Storage Cabinet 36” or 48” wide 24″ deep Height with Casters – 65″ or 77″ high Slope Top available – additional 9″ Construction Catheter Storage Cabinet Construction Catheter Storage Cabinets shall be full-height storage cabinets for either free-standing or built-in installations.Catheter Slides Cabinets shall include catheter slides for storage of catheter equipment.
My Kitchen…Although I have been in the mood to do a mini makeover on my kitchen I wanted to give you a kitchen tour of how it is now.The cabinets started out white and I painted them an antique white then added the glaze.AND if you have read my About The Barkers page you will know why I love this sign 🙂The kitchen really is the heart of the home!***The kitchen has a new paint color, you can check it out here.***More details on my painted Cabinets here.
Best Ways To Antique Furniture
Antiquing furniture is a DIY faux-painting technique that gives furniture an aged or antique appearance.If you have a large area to cover, you can double or triple the amounts of the paint and glaze mixture.Brush the paint and glaze mixture on the surface, allowing it to collect in the cracks, crevices, and corners.When the glaze mixture has dried completely, proceed to applying a coat of polyurethane.Without even setting foot inside an antique store, you've added vintage beauty to your home by antiquing your existing furniture and décor.
medical-style metal and glass cabinet vitrine
On a recent Ikea expedition, I admired the many powder-coated-steel storage options, and in particular, the doctor’s-office-style Fabrikör cabinet, shown above.Julie, coincidentally, had just been eyeing the classic vitrine by metal-furniture maker Adico of Portugal, which has a history as a hospital furnishings supplier.HighAbove: Founded in 1920, Adico still caters to hospitals, but also long-ago expanded its line to include metal indoor and outdoor furniture for the home.LowAbove: Ikea’s Fabrikör glass-door cabinet of powder-coated steel with adjustable glass shelves is currently on sale for $169, marked down from $199.: There are many other versions of these metal-and-glass cabinets, including Restoration Hardware’s Pharmacy Large Bath Cabinet , $1,475, and World Market’s Large White Giselle Cabinet , on sale for $119.98 from $149.98.