New custom cabinets or refacing kitchen cabinets will add to the value of your home more than any other home improvement you can make. In todays economy it makes good sense to improve the value of your home. Some considerations to make include; budget, aesthetics, function, space limitaions, manufacturing time, installation schedule, and environmental concerns.  Once you have your priorities set and some cabinet design ideas, it is much easier to decide whether to tackle the job yourself or start interviewing  professionals.