While cabinets can be configured in myriad ways, they're typically built and installed using well-established dimensions. Follow these guidelines during the planning stages to imagine how your kitchen will look and function.Standard Measurements1.
Distance between countertop and upper cabinets: 18 inches 2.
Upper cabinet depth: 12 inches3.
Lower cabinet depth: 24 inches4.
Countertop overhang: ¾
to 1 inch5.
Countertop height: 36 inches6.
Kickspace: 4 inches high, 3 inches deepShown:
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