There is a reason they say: “Never judge a book by its cover”
This was the observation made regarding a story written about the history of the devil – a book which was beautifully bound together. This statement offers conventional wisdom for so many areas of our life. It applies not only in books, but also in movies, even in food, and certainly in purchasing items for our home.
Cabinetry is the classic example. I design and build cabinets, when I walk into a home – new or old; I open the cabinet doors – if I can get away without making the homeowner nervous. Actually, this can be a fun social experiment for you. If you are in the market for new cabinets, make it a habit to open cabinet doors at your home first, then the homes of your friends and neighbors. Even in places of business. See what kind of reactions you get. Pass your stories on to me, and we’ll have a few laughs together.
You can tell a lot by looking at the quality or lack there of with any cabinetry, and you can tell pretty quickly.
In future blogs, I will show you what to look for: