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Should You Buy Cabinets Online?


There are millions of products and services available online. What used to require a trip to the local mall now only requires the click of a few buttons. However, if something can be purchased online, it doesn’t necessarily mean that it should be purchased online.

Home remodeling and improvement items are now giving way to new websites that sell things like sinks, doors, cabinets, and more. While the price may be appealing, it’s important to keep the value of what you’re getting in mind. The actual dollar amount may be ideal, but what happens if you receive your cabinet and it doesn’t fit your kitchen or is damaged from shipping?

Here, we’ll give a few reasons why buying cabinetry from a local cabinet manufacturer provides more value and peace of mind in the long run.

#1: Custom Cabinets Allow Personalization

It goes without saying that custom cabinets allow for just that: customization. When you purchase cabinets online, you may be limited in your choices and end up settling for cabinets that you don’t love. When you’re investing in new cabinets for your kitchen or bathroom, it’s important that you not only get the quality product you deserve, but that you actually like it. With custom cabinet manufacturers, you’re able to create a custom cabinet that will fit your kitchen (and your tastes!) perfectly.

#2: Cabinets Online May Not Be Of High Quality

When buying cabinets online, it’s not a sure thing that they won’t be of high quality. However, you won’t be able to know this until they show up at your doorstep. With custom cabinet manufacturers in your area, you’re able to see and touch samples of your desired cabinets. With a simple touch, you’re able to tell if a cabinet will meet your standards. In addition, most custom cabinetmakers offer a warranty for unexpected situations.

#3: Online Cabinets May Not Be Paired With Customer Service

Shopping online typically means you’re on your own to make a decision. For a high-involvement product such as cabinets, it’s important that someone be there with you to educate you and help you make the right decision. A majority of local cabinetmakers and cabinet installers have dedicated personnel to do just that.Cabinet Remodel

Cornerstone Builders of Southwest Florida: Your Cabinet Destination

If you’re in Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Estero, Naples, or any of Southwest Florida, you can turn to Cornerstone Builders for all your cabinet needs. We both manufacture and install custom cabinetry, in addition to providing cabinet refacing.

Whether you’re looking for bathroom cabinets or kitchen cabinets, we’ll be there each step of the way to help during the process. We’ve served over 16,000 local clients and have 25 years of experience in the local remodeling industry. In addition, we offer a LIFETIME material warranty on all products we manufacture and require NO deposit to get started.

Contact us today to schedule your free in-home consultation!