Perforated Metal Cabinet Door Inserts

Perforated metal cabinet door inserts are the most decorative and functional material option

Perforated Metal Cabinet Door Inserts

Decorative Perforated Metal Used for Cabinet Door Inserts

The kitchen is the centre of the home, it is the place where all the warmth and satisfaction are centered. As you know, ” Happiness is homemade “

And obviously, it is made in your kitchen where, ” The secret ingredient is always love”

So, we are supposed to give maximum importance to the kitchen and its essentials like kitchen cabinets. Numerous materials can be used to make customized kitchen cabinet door inserts including wood, plastic, metal, and a combination as well.

But whatever option you like, perforated metal cabinet door inserts are the most decorative and functional material option.

Material Available for Cabinet Door Inserts:

The door insert materials include


It is a DIY-friendly material for cabinet doors. Its pros include its easy repair if damaged, its inexpensiveness  (depending on the type), and its lightweight. Whereas its cons are; that plywood is imperfect and thinner quality may break easily.

Solid wood:

Solid wood cabinet door inserts are a common and beautiful choice with some pros and cons. Its advantages are that solid wood inserts are durable and strong, they are eco-friendly and more sustainable, and they are available in many styles. Its cons include its heavy weight, its higher price tags, and its susceptibility to absorb stains easily.


It is a stunning material that gives you various choices about design, texture, and themes but it has many weak points as well. Firstly, its pros are the delicacy of the glass, the bigger and airy look of the kitchen, and locating the kitchenware easily. It also requires minimal effort to clean glass door inserts. On the other hand, glass door inserts are not only fragile but also show any mess or clutter easily visible to anyone.

Perforated Metal:

Using perforated metal cabinet door inserts reveals a homey feeling. These inserts come in varying holes and styles when it comes to creating a modern kitchen look but are a unique choice as well. Like glass, you can readily look past through and check what is inside your kitchen cabinet. They are mostly used in commercial kitchens and public cafeterias but nowadays in residential kitchens, the use of perforated metal as kitchen cabinet door inserts look fabulous when shiny or plain stainless steel is painted in different appealing colors. A satisfied user says:

“Perforated metal inserts kicked our 15-year-old cabinets into the 21st century.”

Why Choose Perforated Metal Door Inserts:

If you want to get rid of the worry of spillage, steel or aluminum perforated sheets used in cabinet door inserts are the best choice. Cleaning is not an absolute drag here. Their features make them a perfect choice for residential, commercial, or industrial use. They are easy to install and handle, you can re-spray them with other colors as well.


  1. There are various styles and materials in perforated metal to choose from, for your cabinet inserts.
  2. This is a great solution to give a smaller kitchen a spacious feel
  3. Perforated Metal is an economical material to design up your custom kitchen cabinets.
  4. Whether it’s coffee or red wine, stainless steel inserts give a trouble-free cleaning option. You can wipe on steel multiple times.
  5. Unlike wood, steel cabinets can hold out against high temperatures and repeated water contact.
  6. Stainless steel is a very durable and strong material so it’s not affected by general wear and tear thus it will go for a prolonged period.
  7. Just like glass, you can easily find your kitchenware inside the cabinets.


  1. They may create noise upon opening and closing.
  2. Harder to design and may get rusted if not maintained well.

Colors Choice in Metal:

There are good options of colors when choosing perforated metal for cabinet door inserts.

  • Basic white
  • Shades of grey
  • Vibrant colors

This is a DIY Friendly Project:

If you like you can install the Perforated Metal Door Inserts all by yourself as well. Either wire mesh grille inserts or perforated ones, preferring the large straight flat cut perforated sheet pieces is better than rolled sheets. You can choose any kinda spray paint or if you go for quatrefoil it comes in a shiny gold color that gives an amazing look as well.

After cutting the perforated sheet into the required size with the help of metal shears, place it inside the rabbet on the back and apply a thick bead of hot glue along the edge. Do the sides one by one by holding and pressing close to the bead of hot glue. Make sure all sides are perfectly lying inside the rabbet.

This is a very simple and fast project, and it is comparatively inexpensive as well. And since the inserts are held inside the rabbet using hot glue, it will be very simple to swap them out for another hole Pattern in the future, or the glass.

Perforated Metal sheets are widely used in all walks of life, whether industrial, commercial, or residential. Similarly, its use in making kitchen cabinet door inserts is fantastic and modern. We suggest you give it a try to make your kitchen a Sooper place to be in. We always welcome any queries and comments. Feel free to reach out. We care for your kitchen decor and comfort, because,

   ” Memories and meals are made there”

Perforated Metal Custom Manufacturing Supplier

As a leading supplier in China, we can provide perforated metal products that meet the needs of companies in a wide range of industries. With a wide range of advanced and versatile production facilities, our factory can provide customized perforated metal solutions for all your specialized applications.

Our punching machines can produce perforated plates up to 1.5m wide(any length) and support hole diameters up to 80mm (more than 80mm will be used with laser equipment).

In addition, if you need perforated panels cut to specific sizes and shapes, welded or bent into strange styles, we also have the equipment and capabilities to help you.

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Interested in learning more about our perforated sheet metal fabrication capabilities and services? Contact our team of experts.

You can upload your drawings or specifications. Describe your requirements in as much detail as possible and our custom fabrication team will give you the clearest possible quote.

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