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The First Complete Kitchen Cabinet Glossary

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  • Oak
    This wood is , straight grain very durable and absorbent, making it a great choice for kitchen cabinetry. It is also known to be resistant to termites and fungus.
  • Ogee
    An architectural shape consisting of a concave arch leading into a convex one.
  • Old World
    Old world kitchens included lots of distressed and worn furniture and with cabinetry raised panels. Sometimes beadboard, cracked furniture and dish, cup and pan racks are featured.
  • One-Wall Kitchen
    A simple kitchen design that requires one linear wall. The kitchen work triangle is not used since all work stations are on the same wall.
  • Onlay
    Carved woodwork that is mounted on furniture or cabinetry and used for decoration.
  • Open Grain
    A porous grain.
  • Outside Corner Molding
    A molding used to cover unfinished corners where the skin meets the cabinet edge.
  • Oven Cabinet
    A tall cabinet for built-in ovens. They come in single or double compartments to house single or double ovens or a combination of an oven and a microwave.