Who Makes The Doors?
Element Designs is one of the more progressive companies in our industry. They make contemporary, custom-made products from their headquarters in North Carolina and have a distribution network all over the country. They have a wide range of unique products, but specialize in aluminum frame cabinet doors.
These products are truly custom and ship ready to hang. But with any custom product there are some processes to be aware of, so that is what we are focusing on in this post.
Aluminum Frame Profile Options
There are currently 12 aluminum frame profile options that Element Designs has to choose from. Frames come in a various finishes and provide endless design possibilities when combined with the numerous glass, 3form and custom insert options. There is no minimum order quantities and a quick lead time.
These modern cabinet doors are ideal for both remodeling and new construction projects. The aluminum frame cabinet doors are used with traditional European hinges and are easily integrated into any casework applications.
How to Choose Your Door
1. Select A Profile
Each 12 profiles offer a unique style.
2. Select A Finish
Available finishes include Natural Aluminum, Brushed Stainless, Chrome, ArcticGold and various powder coat options. *Not all finishes are available for each profile.
3. Choose A Frame Insert
From various glass types to acrylics, to 3Form inserts, Element Designs has a wide variety of inserts to make your doors fit your design aesthetic.
Element Designs offers tons of insert options for their aluminum frame door product line. The main one is standard glass, but they also have backpainted glass, high gloss acrylic inserts (PARAPAN) and 3Form resin inserts.
Glass inserts are 5/32” (4mm) thick. Glass is tempered safety glass, however mirror inserts are not tempered and include a safety backer
Customize Your Own Door
If you want to customize a door for your specific project, head over to the Element Designs’ website and have a go at their Aluminum Frame Door customizer. You can save a PDF to reference the finish product.
There are numerous products that Element Designs offers, but this post is dedicated to the Aluminum Frame Door product line. Stay tuned for articles regarding their PARAPAN product, Eluma LED Shelving, Backpainted Glass and Base Assembly systems!