How much do IKEA kitchen cabinets cost?
How much do IKEA kitchen cabinets cost?
$150 – $300 per linear foot installed
$3,000 – $6,500 total cost installed (10' x 10' kitchen)
IKEA kitchen cabinets cost
IKEA cabinets cost $3,000 to $6,500 total for a standard 10’ x 10’ kitchen, including installation and the cabinets themselves. New IKEA kitchen cabinets cost $2,000 to $4,000 for materials alone, and installation labor adds $1,000 to $2,500. An IKEA kitchen averages $150 to $300 per linear foot installed.
|Kitchen size||Cabinet linear feet||Average installed cost|
|Small kitchen (8’ x 8’)||12 – 16 LF||$1,800 – $4,800|
|Average kitchen (10’ x 10’)||20 – 22 LF||$3,000 – $6,500|
|Large kitchen (15’ x 15’)||30 – 40 LF||$4,500 – $12,000|
In comparison, standard kitchen cabinets cost $4,500 to $15,000 installed for an average-sized kitchen if purchased through other cabinet installers.
A full IKEA kitchen remodel costs $7,000 to $15,000 on average for a standard kitchen with new cabinets, countertops, a sink, and a backsplash installed.
IKEA kitchen cabinets price list
IKEA kitchen cabinets cost $200 to $1,200 per cabinet for materials alone, depending on the type and size.
|Type||Average cost per cabinet*|
|Base cabinets||$200 – $600|
|Wall cabinets||$200 – $400|
|High / pantry cabinets||$600 – $1,200|
*Not including installation.
Cost of new IKEA kitchen cabinets by style
IKEA cabinets cost $2,000 to $4,000 in materials alone for a standard 10’ x 10’kitchen, depending on the cabinet front style.
Cabinet costs include the core box, drawer or door fronts, shelves, hinges, cover panels, toe-kicks, and legs. Countertops, handles, and sinks are sold separately.
|Front style||Material costs* (Standard 10'x10' kitchen)||Color(s)|
|ASKERSUND||$2,078||Light ash effect|
|AXSTAD||$3,017 – $3,022||Blue, gray, or white|
|BODBYN||$3,195 – $3,215||Gray, white|
|KUNGSBACKA||$2,398||Anthracite (near black)|
|LERHYTTAN||$3,799||Black stained, light gray|
|NICKEBO||$2,602||Anthracite (near black)|
|UPPLÖV||$3,959||Anthracite (near black)|
|VOXTORP||$3,998||Walnut, dark gray, white|
*Not including tax, delivery, or installation.
IKEA pantry cabinets cost
IKEA pantry cabinets cost $600 to $1,200 each for 80” to 90” tall cabinets. The cabinets come in several door and drawer options, with adjustable shelves for customizable storage. IKEA pantry cabinets are floor mounted and come in various sizes and colors.
IKEA cabinet depth and height
IKEA upper wall cabinets have a standard depth of 15 inches.IKEA base cabinets are all 30 inches tall. Adding the legs, toe kick, and countertop brings the base to the U.S. standard countertop height of 36 inches.
|Base cabinets||30” standard||15” shallow 24” deep||12”, 15”, 18”, 21”, 24”, 30”, 36”|
|Upper cabinets||15”, 20”,30”, 40”||15” standard||12”, 15”, 18”, 21”, 24”, 30”, 36”|
|Top cabinets||10”, 15”, 20”||15” top cabinet 24” fridge cabinet||15”, 20”, 24”, 30”, 36”|
|High cabinets||80”, 90”||15” shallow 24” deep||15”, 18”, 24”, 30”|
|Corner cabinets||Base: 30” Upper: 20”, 30”, 40”||Base: 26”, 38” Upper: 26”||Base: 38”, 47” Upper: 26”|
What are IKEA cabinets made of?
IKEA cabinet boxes are made of a medium-density fiberboard (MDF) core wrapped in a laminated veneer, also called melamine foil. The drawer and door front materials include MDF paired with real wood, thermofoil, paint, metal, or glass.
IKEA cabinets installation cost factors
Labor to install IKEA cabinets costs $50 to $120 per linear foot or $1,000 to $2,500for an average-sized kitchen.
|Factor||Cost per linear foot|
|Materials and hardware||$100 – $180 per LF|
|Installation labor||$50 – $120 per LF|
|Total cost||$150 – $300 per LF|
The style, material, and number of cabinets affect the installation cost. Other factors affecting the total cost include:
IKEA cabinet hardware is sold separately. IKEA plastic handles start at $1 per handle and aluminum door pulls cost up to $25 each.
Trim & molding costs $7 to $16 per linear foot installed.
Kitchen prep – Old cabinet removal costs $300 to $600. Many installers include old cabinet removal and disposal in their new cabinet installation estimate.
Relocation of plumbing and electrical –
Repiping existing plumbing costs $0.40 to $2.00 per linear foot.
Rewiring a house costs $6 to $8 per linear foot of wall space.
Refrigerator installation costs $75 to $200 for labor, plus $600 to $2,300 for a new appliance.
Dishwasher installation costs $150 to $350 for labor, plus $400 to $1,200 for a new appliance.
Oven installation costs $100 to $300 for labor, plus $600 to $1,300 for a new appliance.
Range hood installation costs $300 to $850 to replace an existing hood or $550 to $2,200 to install a new range hood, outlet, and ductwork.
Permits – Building permits cost $500 to $2,000 for large projects like a kitchen remodel.
IKEA cabinets FAQs
Does IKEA install their kitchen cabinets?
IKEA installs their kitchen cabinets in most areas, starting at $119 per cabinet for installation labor. Prices are based on the cabinet type and quantity. IKEA installers are bonded, insured, and covered by a 5-year workmanship guarantee.
Are IKEA kitchen cabinets good quality?
IKEA cabinets are made of good quality engineered wood, which is cheaper and less durable than solid wood. However, engineered wood can last up to 25 to 30 years, making IKEA kitchen cabinets a great value.
Can IKEA cabinets go floor to the ceiling?
IKEA cabinets can go from floor to ceiling by adjusting the hanging rails. Installers suggest leaving a 2-to-3-inch gap for molding to create a more finished look.
Can IKEA cabinets support granite countertops?
Yes, IKEA cabinets support any stone slab countertop, including granite, quartz, marble, and concrete.
Does IKEA do custom cabinets?
IKEA does not build custom cabinets. They offer affordable stock cabinets in a variety of sizes, colors, finishes, and features to create a custom look.
Which IKEA kitchen cabinets are the best?
All IKEA cabinets use the same core cabinet construction. The door and drawer fronts vary by model but offer similar quality.
IKEA kitchen cabinets reviews
IKEA kitchen cabinets receive great reviews for their performance, order and delivery process, price, design features, and warranty. However, IKEA receives mixed reviews for its customer service.
Consumer Reports reviewed IKEA kitchens, which outperformed more expensive units.
J.D. Power ranked IKEA SEKTION as the “Highest Customer Satisfaction with Kitchen Cabinets” for 2019.
Architectural digest recommends IKEA kitchen cabinets for their affordability, warranty, and ability to customize.
Getting estimates from cabinet installers
When hiring a cabinet installer near you, be sure to:
Look for a cabinet installer that has been in business for more than five years.
Choose companies that are licensed, bonded, and insured.
Browse their reviews on HomeGuide and Google.
Get at least three estimates with comparable materials.
Avoid selecting the lowest quote as quality may suffer.
Get a detailed estimate, contract, and warranty before the project start date.
Never pay in full before the project starts. Follow a payment plan instead for work completed.
Questions to ask
How many cabinet installations have you completed in the last year?
Have you installed IKEA cabinets before?
Are you licensed, bonded, and insured?
Can you provide references with contact information?
How long will the installation take?
How do I safely clean the new cabinets?
Will you need a permit for the project? If so, will you obtain it?
Do you guarantee your work? If so, what does it include?