Kitchens by Computer
by Patrick J. Galvin
Builders who own IBM-compatible
computers will find software readily
available, since most programs are
designed for IBM products. But some
software is designed for exclusive use
on Apple or other brands of computers.
In some cases, the job can be
done over the phone or by mail on
the supplier's computer and the
builder pays only a membership fee.
Best of all, these systems cut down
on-or cut out-the most costly of
all problems: human error.
Builders who build their own
cabinets can use a computer to spit
out a complete cutting list that will
minimize waste. Remodelers can use
computer programs to design, price,
cost, and draw the plans. Some will