What is a Hoosier cabinet?

Answer In the first half of the 20th century, the Hoosier Manufacturing Company of New Castle, Ind., produced tall kitchen cabinets that were referred to as Hoosier cabinets. They were designed to provide... Read More »

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How to Restore Hoosier Cabinet Hinge?

In the days before kitchens had built-in cabinets, a free-standing piece of furniture called a Hoosier cabinet was the central work station for the woman of the house. Standard features included a... Read More »

Medicine cabinet or beveled mirror and storage cabinet above sink?

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Can you install a wall cabinet as a base book cabinet?

A wall cabinet could make a bookshelf, but a simple modification is desirable. Wall cabinets do not include toe kicks and the doors may rub on the floor. To raise the bookshelf 4 inches, install a ... Read More »

What is a Hoosier cupboard?

A Hoosier cupboard, or Hoosier cabinet, is an all-in-one kitchen workstation with specialized storage cabinets above and below. The Hoosier cabinet is named after the Hoosier Manufacturing Co. in N... Read More »