Remove Soffit Above Kitchen Cabinets. We are removing the soffit from above the kitchen cabinets but cannot replace the cabinets. Those soffit bulkheads usually contain electrical wiring and possibly air ducts.
Some soffits are structurally necessary, so only a without a bulky kitchen soffit in the way, one option is to extend your upper cabinetry all the way to the ceiling. Removing your kitchen cabinets can either be the first step in a whole kitchen renovation or simply a way to give your kitchen a new look. Soffits are typically installed just above the kitchen cabinets, bridging the gap between the cabinets and the ceiling above them.
The bulky soffits that were above our wall cabinets were definitely taking up valuable space.
Those soffit bulkheads usually contain electrical wiring and possibly air ducts. The above picture shows the wall cabinets have been taken down and the soffits torn out. Kitchen cabinet soffits are often space fillers, there are decorative ways to disguise or improve the look of them and there's the more challenging it shows the drop down kitchen soffit above the footprint of the space which i wanted to remove so very much so that the kitchen's ceiling was the. Watch the video explanation about installing soffit above kitchen cabinets online, article, story, explanation, suggestion, youtube.