What is a Shaker Style kitchen Door?

A Shaker Kitchen is a kitchen style that is distinctly minimal with a clean-lined design that has little decoration on the door. Shaker style kitchen door are one of the most popular doors due to the timeless design and style they exude.

The shaker style is minimalist in its design but it is also functional in its design. The original shaker kitchen was designed many decades ago with plenty of photos and inspiration available online. Shaker kitchen cabinets were originally made from the cheapest materials available but more modern doors can be made from solid timber like oak, ash and walnut. MDF versions are also available in a spray painted finish or you can go for the hand painted finish.

Shaker kitchen doors are made up of 5 pieces of wood with four styles and one flat panel in the middle. The styles can come in various widths to give you a different looking shaker door. There is also the raised panel shaker door which is the middle panel will be machined so the panel will be pronounced in the center.

These doors will match any type of worktop so finding one to match will not be a problem. What colour palette will you be going for? Shaker doors will suit any palette you choose. Keep things traditional with a oak shaker door or go more modern or minimalist with painted mdf shaker doors either way i think you are on to a great looking kitchen for any time or place.