Recycled Kitchen Cabinets

Get all the info you need on recycled kitchen cabinets, and add a touch of environmentally friendly style to your kitchen design.

Country Style Kitchen with Recycled Cabinets

Country Style Kitchen with Recycled Cabinets

This country style kitchen features mixed recycled cabinets in different styles and colors, creating a unique and cozy feel. A bright colored floor and striped rug add cheerful and colorful touch.

Photo by: Brian Brown

Brian Brown

By: Sean McEvoy

If you'd like to keep Mother Nature in mind during your kitchen's construction, you may want to consider looking into recycled kitchen cabinets. Often, when homeowners install a new set of cabinets in a home they've purchased, the previous set of cabinets is sold to a salvage or antiques store, or any number of reuse organizations that specialize in reclaimed construction elements.

A Kitchen With Recycled Design

See All Photos

Shop This Look

There are a number of ways to find recycled kitchen cabinets. First, salvage stores are a good place to start—particularly if you're looking for an antique or more historically significant style. These stores can be expensive, but they may be most likely to feature a range of truly unique recycled cabinet styles to choose from.

Next, materials exchanges are a good option. They allow business, non-profits and individuals to trade, sell and buy surplus or used products. Online, you might try eBay for example, but there are many other options to explore as well.

Finally, reuse stores work similarly to exchanges. Some may have restrictions based on household income, and others may only sell to non-profits, but still others will allow anyone to purchase, and donate profits to organizations that support affordable housing.

Cost-Cutting Kitchen Remodeling Ideas

See All Videos

Keep Reading

Next Up

The Benefits of Recycled Denim Insulation

Improve indoor air quality with high-performance, zero-waste material.

How To: Creating A 3-D Collage Backsplash

This one-of-a-kind idea lets you display your favorite collection, from silverware to shells, in a 3-D collage.

Unique Recycled Hardwood Floors

Reclaimed wood creates floors that are truly one-of-a-kind and Mother Nature-friendly.

Recycled Garden Art: Green Transformations

See how to turn landfill candidates into beautiful creations for your yard.

Recycled Kitchen Cabinets

Get information on recycled kitchen cabinets, an environmentally and budget-friendly way to redesign your kitchen.

Turn an Old Door into a Coat Rack

A salvaged door, fabric and small mirrors come together to create a stylish foyer fixture.

Stock Kitchen Cabinets

Consider stock kitchen cabinets as an option for an economical kitchen design.

Repainting Kitchen Cabinets

What a difference a fresh coat of paint makes on your kitchen cabinets.

Replacing Kitchen Cabinets

When refinishing and refacing don't make sense, consider replacing your kitchen cabinets.

Resurfacing Kitchen Cabinets

Resurfacing kitchen cabinets gives your kitchen a much-needed facelift without the hassles of a complete remodel.

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.