Designers Choice Cabinetry
Designer's Choice Cabinetry, located in Rockledge Florida, sells face-frame and European style cabinets. They manufacture all of their cabinets in house on computer driven equipment. They presently employee 80 production employees, in one shift, building an average of 250 cabinets a day. The face frame cabinet represents 60% of their volume and is offered only in a solid wood cabinet. The European cabinet is available in particle board melamine and particle board veneer as well as a solid wood box. Designer's Choice cabinets are shipped fully assembled and boxed with corner protectors. Quality control is their number one concern with their customers. DCC produces all of their Doors and Wood Moldings at there factory in Rockledge, Florida. Wood products represent over 85% of their total volume with Thermofoil and Melamine products making up the additional 15%. They buy the majority of their hardwoods from 2 main suppliers located in the northeastern part of the country. All of there lumber is purchased in rough form where it is then planed, cut and molded into doors, rails, center panels and other types of profiles. They buy only FAS or Select material in Maple, Oak, Cherry and Poplar species. All door rails and center panels are assembled using either mitered or mortise and tenon type construction. The completed doors and fronts are then machine sanded followed by detailed prep sanding by a qualified employee using orbital sanders. The door, drawer or other wood components are then stained and sealed in an automated finishing line. It is then scuff sanded by a trained employee before being top coated in another finishing line.
The Presidential Line
The presidential cabinet is a face frame style. It has a hidden hinge which is mounted on the face frame with a ½ inch tolerance between doors and drawers. This type of construction represents 95% of all cabinets sold in the United States. Designers Choice offers over 1500 different cabinets in this semi custom line.
It was developed to be a competitive all ply-wood box verse the more expensive ply-wood cabinet offered in their industry. The interior is a beautiful clear finish on white birch. Their entire line of wood doors is available as well as the full array of moldings. Together they give the finished kitchen a rich traditional or country look depending on the door style.