Well that’s a question that worries every person while they make a decision to opt for Modular Furniture. Modular furniture has picked up in a big way. Manufacturers take utmost care in terms of their product being user friendly. They consider every aspect and work on the problem areas to give you a hassle free experience. You need not worry about the material used for Modular Kitchen as they are tested and carefully used. They are water resistant, heat resistant.
The manufacturers give you a variety of modular furniture options like a combination from natural or lacquered wood to give you that wonderful feel of being one with nature, or a blend of wood and laminate which creates that exclusive look and feel to engage all eyes, or mixing laminate and granite to create a masterpiece which will be appreciated by each, or even combining aluminium and marble for the cabinets that will leave you spell bound. You can get the cabinets designed and custom made as per your choice. The choice of material, has to be appropriate for kitchen use.
Manufacturers on a large scale use marine ply because it is a good cabinet material due to its property of resistance to water. Marine ply gives you finish options in both matt and gloss which is an added advantage. Either of them can be used as both are equally good. Price wise also it is quite an economical option. So overall its sturdy, user friendly and economical and therefore preferred on a large scale.
On the other hand, solid wood cabinets need a lot of care and frequent polishing to retain the lustre. Problems with solid wood are that constant water contact causes solid wood to swell, secondly it gets heated up easily which will make you uncomfortable while cooking and thirdly cause they are prone to rusting if not coated.