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Kitchen cabinet hanging height. The trade off is that for every inch you raise the cabinets you will have more open space to work in but less storage space at an easily reachable height. Or if lifting is going to be an issue a cabinet lift will take a 200 pound cabinet to a finished height without you breaking a sweat. Cabinet hangers allow you to install cabinets by simply lifting and dropping them into place.
Height tends to be limited since the cabinets need to fit between the counter and the ceiling. Common wall cabinet heights are 12 36 and 42 inches. In standard kitchens the wall cabinets are typically 30 or 36 inches tall with the space above enclosed by soffits.
Although 18 inches is a typical minimum height kitchen cabinets can start much higher than this. Lastly if you are in the middle of sorting out the job you can consider the ledger board method. With the standard upper cabinet 30 inches tall and 12 inches deep a 5 ft.
With an upper cabinet mounting height of 54 inches the top of the upper cabinets would sit at 84 or 90 inches off the ground for the shortest of standard cabinets. 8 inches in height. The installation height is based on the amount of space needed between the top of the counter and bottom of the upper cabinets.
In most homes this spacing is 18 inches.