Selecting The Best Antique Kitchen Cabinets
Kitchen cabinets are believed to be the most important part of a kitchen. Antique kitchen cabinets showcases the decor of a vintage kitchen; making it important to procure the right pieces. There are many beautiful antique kitchen cabinets available for sale at shops that sell antiques and through Internet websites. These antique kitchen cabinets are typically 1930s and older storage pieces that are freestanding cabinet units. Many antique furniture collectors enjoy storing dishes and more in these jelly cupboards, pie safes, baker’s cabinets and iceboxes. Although iceboxes were originally used to keep foods cold, they make excellent antique kitchen cabinets. Close in size to today’s medium-size freestanding pantry cabinet, antique iceboxes feature several compartments to store food packages or dishware. The outside of an antique icebox tends to look interesting as they usually feature large metal hinges on each door.
A countertop for mixing and rolling out dough is located between the upper and lower cabinet areas on the baker’s cabinets. Pie safe and jelly cupboard antique kitchen cabinets are freestanding storage units like the baking centers, but they don’t have countertops. A pie safe is shorter and smaller than a baker’s cabinet. Antique pie safes often feature tin cabinet door panels with punched star-shaped designs. They typically have a row of small drawers at the top and three shelves made for holding baked goods.