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Should Cabinets Be Installed Before Tile Flooring?

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No
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Question: Should Cabinets Be Installed Before Tile Flooring?
Top Answer (50% of 20 votes): No.

Answer: No
Explanation: We always install the flooring before cabinets for 2 reasons. First this allows cabinet to be changed at a later date without having to redo the floor and secondly it eliminates the need to install shoe molding around the cabinets to hide the gaps.
Construct Boss
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: depends, I like to install cabinets first. Some like to place cabinets on top of tile.
Misija construction
Answer: No
Explanation: While cabinets can be installed before tile flooring, the preferred method is to install the cabinets securely to the floor and tile up to them.
iDesign Interiors, LLC
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Answer: Yes
Explanation: Yes
UDBPropertiesLLC
Answer: No
Explanation: It's always best (when possible) to install your flooring before your cabinets one reason being so you have no issues when installing a new dishwasher.
CABINET CREATIONS PLUS
Answer: Yes
Explanation: If you are replacing old cabinets or installing in new construction. The reasoning for this is simple ,future replacement might not be same in design or shape and might leave bare sub flooring exposed
G&J Carpentery Services
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Answer: Not sure
Explanation: Most times it's up to customers. We recommend it but costs do come into play
1964
Answer: Yes
Explanation: Tile can crack over time, it's easy enough to tile around cabinets and saves on the sq ft. if its hardwood then that goes under cabs.
Pinchot Home Improvement LLC
Answer: No
Explanation: Tile is a permanent install and should cover entire floor when permitted.
SERVICE MAX INTERNATIONAL, INC
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Answer: No
Explanation: Most people want your cabinets to sit on top of the tile so it's level have to shim the cabinets. It all depends on who's wanting the cabinets and cabinet guys with the tile guys
Foster Construction
Answer: Yes
Explanation: You can install the cabinets before or after the tile floor.
Four All Seasons Construction
Answer: No
Explanation: Well if you decide years down the road to change your cabinet design or layout, you may not be able to locate your excact tile
GetGreatFlooring.com
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