Kitchen Islands / August 8, 2018 / Kalani Suggs
As they are softer and more porous, not to mention stain and scratch faster. Cheaper cabinetry and hinges may save you money up front, but often incur higher maintenance costs in the long run.
If kids need to be able to access the microwave, it might be better to create a below-counter setup for the device. If the island will be used for cooking and eating, make sure that there is enough space. To keep the cooktop area separated from the area where diners will eat.