save or splurge: the kitchen
\"The doors will be out of order and the drawers will be loose,\" says Kathy Marshall, a kitchen designer in Hamilton, South, Massachusetts.
To provide a low price, the manufacturer uses a pressure plate instead of solid wood and slides instead of metal drawers with plastic drawers.
You will spend more money on regular and fancy cabinets and hand-made.
But if these start to disappearin 20-some years -
They will be strong enough to apply a coat of paint easily.