Kitchen cabinet refacing services

Choose the Reface-it or Replace-it kitchen solution for an instant and affordable solution to transform your kitchen. Get stunning kitchen cabinets in a few weeks’ time.

Here is what’s included with our kitchen cabinet refacing services

Modernize your kitchen at a lower cost, in just a few weeks! To get started, you must submit your information by filling out our online form. Then, we will put you in contact with a refacing kitchen specialist within 3 working days, with whom you will discuss the door models, colours, finishes and the various services provided during a home consultation. Once onsite, he will determine the cost of the work, based on the measurements and the elements to be modified. The kitchen designer will also assess whether certain cabinet frames need to be replaced: if so, please note that 6 to 8 weeks production delays are to be expected in the project schedule. Once the quote is accepted, the sales contract signed and payment made, we will place the order for the material needed: at this stage, no cancellation is possible.

The refacing work will take place on the date and time agreed in advance with the installer, which is approximately 4 to 6 weeks after the contract signature. As a final step, your installer will inspect the work with you to make sure the installation is properly done and he will clean up the job site before leaving.

Here are the steps for a worry-free cabinet refacing project

Choose your style
Plan the work to be done
Book your consultation
Meet with your specialist
Get ready for installation

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Choose peace of mind, choose Lowe’s refacing services

Your existing cabinets are in good shape? Reface-it:
• An economic solution to remodel your kitchen
• Increases the value of your home
• No changes or added costs to plumbing, electricity, or tiling
• No removal of existing cabinets: we only replace doors, drawer fronts and edging
• Several styles and finishes: over 20 colours offered in both solid and woodgrain options
• Fast and easy installation: typically completed within 2 to 3 days

Some or all your existing cabinets are in rough shape or need improvement?
Replace-it:
• Our specialist will offer to replace them by new cabinets or even an entire new kitchen
• Made in Canada quality manufactured kitchens by Cutler Kitchen & Baths
• Cabinets certified by the Canadian Kitchen Cabinet Association
• European soft-close hardware
• Several styles and finishes: Over 25 colours offered in both solids and woodgrains and 3 cabinet interior colour choices (white, grey or matching)
• Modular cabinets offering maximum interior storage
• 15-year limited lifetime warranty covering manufacturing defects in products
• Several à la carte services are available, such as the addition of certain cabinets (kitchen island, etc.). Discuss the options with your kitchen designer!

You want to update your old kitchen counter?
From laminate to quartz, we have the perfect countertop for you. Tempted by a quartz or granite countertop? Try our interactive tool and get a quote in only a few minutes.

How to book a consultation

Fill out a consultation request online.

We will contact you within 72 hours to schedule an in-home consultation. It’s that simple!

Request a consultation

Visit a Lowe’s store near you and fill out a refacing request with the help of one of our specialists.   

Our specialists will help you fill out an appointment request and a qualified professional will install it for you. 

Find a store 

Meet with your specialist

First meeting
You will meet a refacing kitchen designer at your home, with whom you will discuss the materials, colours, designs and various services according to your project. At the end of the meeting or within a few working days, the kitchen designer will provide you a quote for your refacing project.

Second meeting
A specialist may need to go back to your home to take new measures to produce counters or any other additional services.

Installation
Once you have approved the project and made the payment, a local, licensed and insured independent installer will schedule an appointment to finalize your project.
He will:
• Remove existing doors & hardware
• Prepare cabinet surfaces where required
• Apply matching coloured peel-and-stick veneer
• Replace doors, drawer fronts and edging
• Clean up edges to fit to size
• Install new soft close hinges and doors
• Add new handles and/or complimentary accessories

Please note that the installer may need to return to your home a few days after refacing your cabinets to install the new countertops.

It’s installation day! Ensure the space is prepped and ready for installation.

That means:
• Disconnect plumbing and electrical elements
• Clear out cabinets, countertops and open shelving, and remove appliances
• A clear path should be made to the space receiving installation
• Floors should be protected to avoid potential damage*

Appointment confirmation

The installer will call ahead of time to confirm his estimated time of arrival and review safety steps with you.

Safety measures

All installers are required to pass a daily health screening, they must wear personal protective equipment, and sanitize work area and tools on each job.

Likewise, we require customers to practice social distancing at all times while installers are performing their job.

Certification

All installers are background checked, licensed where applicable and insured.

Customer satisfaction

In order to be a part of our Independent Installer program, all contractors must go through the toughest rating test of all – your satisfaction.

After your project is completed, we will send you a survey email to assess your satisfaction. Make sure to add Lowe’s to your trusted senders’ list.

And don’t forget! We offer a 1-year labour warranty on all installation services and we provide assistance 7 days a week through our call centre at 1-844-454-1454.

Top questions from our customers

Installation-related questions
When can you start … and finish?
For small projects, the work is usually done within a few days following the purchase. In the 24 hours following your purchase, our call centre will contact you. Following that, an installer will call to book an appointment with you.For major projects such as kitchen and bathroom renovations, please allow additional time for essential steps including in-store consultations to create the plan, measuring process, and work order issuance.Bear in mind that product availability, weather conditions, client availability, and work area conditions may have an impact on project timelines.Here are a few examples of project timelines:Kitchen installations: between 8 and 12 weeks once the order has been placedDoors and windows: 3 to 6 weeks once the order has been placedRoofing: 15 to 30 days once the order has been placedSiding: 15 to 30 days once the order has been placed (subject to product availability)Heat pump: 15 to 30 days once the order has been placed
How do you ensure that your customers are satisfied?
Throughout the project, we provide constant customer care. Upon project completion, both the installer and customer inspect the work that has been carried out to ensure that it meets the customer’s expectations. If all is approved, the customer signs a work acceptance form. Finally, we contact each customer after the installation is completed asking them to fill out a survey for feedback on the job’s execution.
Are you insured for damage and accidents?
Yes, all Lowe’s installers have liability insurance.
Whom should I call if I have a problem: Lowe’s or the installer?
Please contact Lowe’s call centre if your project was a fixed-cost installation: 1-844-454-1454. For a renovation project, please contact the Lowe’s store where the contract was signed.
Do I have to give a deposit?
Yes, a 50% deposit is required when you sign the installation services contract. The remaining 50% must be paid before the work begins. Alternatively, the full amount can be paid when signing the contract.
Product-related questions
What details should I look for during my quality assurance assessment with the installer?
• Inspect the cabinets and the countertop for chips, cracks or scratches
• Make sure all adhesives (glue, silicone, caulk) have well adhered
How should I care for my new kitchen?
• Liquid spills and stains should be cleaned immediately
• Only use nonabrasive cleaners, that do not contain bleach, solvents, acids or high alkaline
• Avoid putting too much weight on your new cabinets as chips, cracks and scratches from heavy objects or misuse are not covered under warranty
Are parts and labour covered?
Labour is always under warranty for one year (there are exceptions for certain services). Parts and materials are covered according to the manufacturer’s warranty.
Do you also offer repair and maintenance services?
No, we do not offer such services at this time.

See what some of our customers have to say about their experience

Repairman were punctual, they knew what they were doing, and very clean.
★★★★★
Alex Aftasi, Ontario
Violeta is a force of nature! She knows her stuff, is quick and efficient and just overall awesome. Being able to come in late at night (8-9pm) and book all this was a big reason why we were able to even do our project.
★★★★★
Elliot Mereski, Alberta
The staff and the technicians/installers were competent, clean and friendly.
★★★★★
Serge Millen, Ontario
Maria and Tina (installation department) Lowe’s in Woodbridge were excellent in their follow up and keeping me advised as the project advanced. I realize Covid 19 did slow the process and I understand that.
★★★★
Bob Murray, Ontario
They were busy, so the initial call was about a week past the time we were initially told to expect their call. The day of the appointment, they were on time. Fully professional. They answered all of our questions, on site. The product was actually early. Very happy with the end result.
★★★★
Allison Strata, Alberta
The whole process was so positive that I'm planning on utilizing Lowe's installation services for a bathroom renovation.
★★★★★
Lorraine Ferraro, Ontario
We had a positive experience with Lowe’s kitchen cupboard representative Ekta right from the beginning. She was so helpful with helping us pick out the different materials needed to renovate our kitchen and offered us outstanding service. She connected us with Scott Maisie who came to our house and explained what all they could do to give us the kitchen we wanted. The installers did outstanding work and we are so happy with the outcome.
★★★★★
Nancy Kirby, Alberta
Ran into a small problem and took care of it and fixed it up to our satisfaction. Keep up the good work.
★★★★
Russ Gingrich, Ontario
The installer was a true professional and was able to install our two doors perfectly; all trim and finishing work was also completed to a very high standard.
★★★★★
Patricia Mosher, Ontario
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