A recessed kitchen cabinet door is a traditionally a type of door that sits flush with the surrounding cabinetry, instead of protruding outward. These types of cabinets are “recessed” into the face frame of the cabinet. The is an older style fashion in kitchens. In today’s modern times most design places refer to the “shaker” door and “recessed” as one in the same. To simply put it, Recessed cabinet doors are Shaker cabinet doors!
Both doors have a center panel lower than the surrounding frame. Traditional Shaker cabinets are cut with 90-degree angles with no trim or details. While Recessed cabinets feature details in some of the styles in the inner panel areas. These details compliment the design and create beautiful focal points in the kitchen space.
Recessed doors also pair well with other styles of cabinetry, such as transitional or traditional cabinets. When choosing these cabinet doors, you can opt for different materials, such as wood, laminate, MDF.
All of our kitchen cabinet doors and drawers can be customized to fit any space or style depending on the type of material used and the color or finish chosen, and our Recessed kitchen cabinet doors are a great option for creating a modern aesthetic in any kitchen!