There are so many options for kitchen and bathroom customers
to choose from in the area of cabinet doors. Thermofoil
cabinet doors, When refereed to by cabinet makers, it means a vinyl wrapped
door. The Thermofoil door falls into the medium
price range cabinet doors with a high end look. They were originally designed
as an alternative to the traditional five piece real
wood doors. This is why the thermofoil cabinet doors gained such popularity and the cost of them is about two thirds less than having a traditional wood door.
How Are Thermofoil Doors Made?
There are two machines that are used for fabricating
these specialty items, CNC router and a vacuum press.
The door specifications are entered into the CNC machine’s computer
and the MDF panels are cut. Once the medium density fiber board has been transformed into a door, it is placed on the vacuum press table. Glue is applied to an oversize piece of vinyl and then placed over the board. The vacuum press presses the veneer to the board and heat is used to accelerate the drying of the glue. These thermofoil style cabinet doors are an excellent product for the person who is looking for the high end look at a fraction of the cost.