The standard depth of a base kitchen cabinet is 24 without a countertop and 25 to 26 with a countertop.
Overhead kitchen cabinet dimensions. Take into account any cornice detail you wish to include on top of your full height cabinets when specifying the height. If the cabinet is a full height base cabinet one that only includes a door the door is typically 30 inches tall. With our overhead cabinets set to 400mm deep as opposed to the industry standard of 280 340mm this means you can now fit larger plates platters and items that don t get used very often in your overhead cabinets.
A 12 inch or 15 inch tall cabinet fits neatly over a refrigerator. Wall cabinet heights are typically limited as they must fit between kitchen countertops and ceilings. Where the cabinets run all the way to the ceiling 48 inch cabinets are the logical choice.
The standard height of an overhead cabinet is 30 inches but 36 inch or 42 inch tall cabinets are available to allow you to extend the cabinets to the ceiling to maximize storage space. The width of floor cabinets usually increase in multiples of 150mm i e. Height 12 15 18 24 30 36 and 42 inches.
Common wall cabinet heights are 12 36 and 42 inches. You will find the heights for these listed as 12 15 18 24 30 36 and 42. A standard base kitchen cabinet will measure about 34 1 2 high and 35 to 36 high from your kitchen floor with a countertop.
Full height kitchen cabinets. If the base cabinet features a drawer the door height below it the drawer is typically 24 inches. 300mm 450mm 600mm 750mm 900mm 1050mm 1200mm.
Full height kitchen cabinets are available in standard depths 12 24 36 inches 30 61 92cm and the various standard widths. In standard kitchens the wall cabinets are typically 30 or 36 inches tall with the space above enclosed by soffits. Kitchen cabinet door heights are typically between 24 and 30 inches.
The height of kickboards beneath the bottom of the cabinets should ideally be between 100mm and 200mm.