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Old 09-21-2013, 02:22 AM  
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For my kitchen, height for a kitchen's upper cabinet is 4.5 feets (54-inches). This gives me enough working room on counter top with 20 inches of clearance between the two while still allowing easy access to the cabinets for the average height adult.

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Old 09-22-2013, 05:27 PM  
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When I built a house for my mother, who's about 4'-10", I lowered the upper cabinets a couple of inches for her. There's a cathedral ceiling in the room, so no soffits. No one has ever noticed the difference.
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