How To Measure your Kitchen

To many, measuring your kitchen can seem like a nightmare. At Cabinetek we pride ourselves on the simplicity of our process as well as our ability to break down this task into simple steps. Below is a short video where you can learn how to measure your kitchen or follow the steps below.


You will need:

  • Ruler
  • Pencil (to be traced over with a marker) 
  • Tape Measure
  • Paper (preferably graphing)


Step 1:

Draw an outline of your kitchen.


Step 2:

Draw in any immovable obstacles such as doors or windows and include their dimensions. 


Step 3:

Label any openings alphabetically where cabinets are desired. Add a key to your drawing and label the key with dimensions accordingly.


Step 4:

If there is a preference, draw in appliances as to where you would like them to go.  


Step 5 (optional): 

Trace your drawing in marker, it will help our designers design your kitchen quicker and get you on your way faster. 


Step 6:

Please include any pictures, drawings or links to websites that will help aid us in the design process.