Cabinets are one of the most visible features in a typical kitchen. As they age and suffer use that slowly starts looking like abuse, though, they can degrade rather than enhance the appearance of a room. There are two common solutions to this problem: cabinet refacing or replacement.
Replacement is generally considered the more expensive and aggressive of the two, but it's necessary in some circumstances. Take a look at when cabinet refacing service is worth it versus when you might have to replace your cabinets.