Concealed or European hinges.
Concealed or European hinges on face frame and frameless cabinets.

Concealed or European Hinges

Also called 35mm hinges for the diameter of the mortise hole in the cabinet door, European hinges are fully concealed behind the cabinet door, so they’re not visible when the door is closed. Boring the hole in the door for the hinge can be a challenge, but if your doors already have it, these hinges are a cinch to install. They’re self-closing and usually easily adjustable.

Uses: Available for both frameless and face frame cabinets, and most standard door overlays and insets.

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Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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