Zen Living Cabinet Making System

Cabinet making is both an art and a science. Zen Living designs & manufactures its very own cabinetry line. High quality kitchen cabinets at big box prices, made right here in Calgary. Located in Calgary’s SE Foothills Industrial District our bustling factory features a state-of-the art granite & quartz cutting and finishing facility, painting booth, and full-service wood shop.  Being both manufacturer & supplier eliminates middleman mark-ups – this translates into savings for you, the consumer.

We have complete control of our manufacturing process.  That’s what makes us the preferred brand for many Calgary renovation contractors, new home builders, and developers.  We’ve listened to a variety of industry professionals and fine-tuned our production practices to perfect our cabinet system.  

Cabinet Makers in CalgaryWhat to Expect At A Design Consultation

Our team of designers has experience with every imaginable cabinetry and home improvement project. Learn More >

Kitchen Cabinet Layouts
Sample Layouts & Pricing

View sample layouts and designs with pricing packages designed for contractors and DIY renovators. View Sample Layouts >

Measuring Kitchen Cabinets
How To Measure
Starting to plan your new kitchen? Learn how to measure and sketch your space. A little time and effort now will really pay off.  Learn More >

The Details

The detail that goes into the Zen cabinet production process makes the difference. It’s our attention to detail that guarantees a product that is both durable and easy to install, which is why contractors and renovators prefer our cabinets because they can depend on us for quality components.

Calgary Cabinet Maker

Cabinet Finishes
The largest selection of in-stock cabinet finishes in Western Canada. Our design selection covers every taste and budget.  Learn More >

Door Styles

Door Styles
Choose from 11 different styles ranging from traditional raised panels to modern/transitional flat panels.  View Door Styles >

Wood Types

Wood Types
Available in maple, oak, walnut, and cherry woods, stained natural wood creates an elegant and traditional look. Read More >

Drawer Type

Drawer Types
Cabinet drawer systems for every budget and function. View Options >

Crown Moulding

Mouldings Selection
Add unique accents to cabinets, and use elegant crown moulding to soften the transition between walls and ceilings. Browse >

Zen Factory Calgary

Zen Living designs & manufactures its very own cabinetry line. Located in Calgary’s SE Industrial District. Learn More >


  • “Zen living came out to install my parents kitchen and overall great experience. It was done in a timely manner, quality of the product has been great. Would recommend it to my family and friends.”

    — Jackie Rivera

  • “I have been working with Zen for many years each time they have created a beautiful kitchen for us. Based on my specs, they built a Kitchen that was exactly what I wanted. I appreciate the craftsmanship, functionality and superior customer service.”

    — Rana Brar

  • “Thank you so much for the kitchen cabinets, counter tops, desk, and entertainment unit. I really enjoyed working with your entire team from planning, through installation, and finally finishing. Communicatiin was excellent and you addressed any concerns I had quickly and efficiently. Wonderful experience.”

    — Dirk Vrielink

  • “Zen is a very professional company that offers top quality material. Don't waste your money on the big box store products. These guys will build you a higher quality product at a very competitive price.”

    — Arif Maherali

  • “The quality and craftsmanship was very good. When the installers were on site at my house they were very helpful. All in all my kitchen looks great and a big thanks to the on site people, but the office needs to brush up on there customer service.”

    — Pierre Berard

  • “Last year the Calgary Buddhist Temple did a complete renovation of its 100+ year old building in Bridgeland. There were a lot of issues on site, including foundation walls that were not straight, delays in construction, and problems with the main contractor. (more…)

    — Laura Sugimoto

  • “Had an amazing experience with Tea from Zen living. I needed to get some counter tops and under mount sink done quickly and he was able to deliver a great product extremely quickly. Installation was also seamless so the end to end process was really worry free. Would highly recommend to anyone looking to re-do their counter-tops. Thanks Zen Living for a great experience!”

    — Anthony Sario

  • “We recently did a complete renovation of our kitchen, family room and dining room. After meeting with several kitchen companies in Calgary to discuss the renovation, (more…)

    — Sheila Bannerman

  • “Zen Living recently replaced our kitchen/bathroom cabinets and granite countertops... they helped us design our layout and provided us with lots of different choices... Delivery was on time and the installer was very professional.”

    — Dan

  • “Zen have a wonderful selection of cabinets from Super Contemporary to Traditional... Also superb hardware. Countertops to die for... Zen took no time at all from templating to installing. I would thoroughly recommend them. Love my bathroom.”

    — Anne

  • “The sales person came out to do our design and measurement. The delivery date was on time and their communication was great. The quality of our kitchen was amazing as well as the reasonable pricing.”

    — Emily

  • “Great customer service! Our sales person Reynolds was very professional and answered all of our questions. Our custom kitchen and bath turned out beautifully beyond what we expected.”

    — Lisa

  • “I've been dealing with Zen for years and they've been great to work with. From cabinets, granite, installing, to deliveries they do it all. Any problems I have are solved quickly and fixed ASAP.”

    — Kevin

  • “"The selection at Zen Living was the biggest I've found. The staff was very helpful and friendly. They also provided me and my husband with great advice for our contemporary design."”

    — Jessica

  • “Zen was 40% less than the two other quotes we received, and the quality was as good or better. They delivered on time and the installers were very good... All in all, they are pretty sincere about good customer relations and we would use them again.”

    — John

  • “I have been working with Zen for many years each time they have created a beautiful kitchen for us. Based on my specs, they built a Kitchen that was exactly what I wanted. I appreciate the craftsmanship, functionality and superior customer service.”

    — Rana

  • “The cabinets were very well built, and there were no errors in the design. The cabinets were well packaged and survived the trip from Calgary to Kelowna with no damage at all. They were ready for pickup on the exact date and time that was requested. Would definitely recommend this company to friends and family!”

    — Sharon

  • “Zen living helped my wife and I without apartments galley style kitchen. After taking our time with our design selections and doing some planning with our contractor Zen installed our new cabinets and countertops. I was impressed by the professionalism and pride in work the installers showed.”

    — Rob

  • “Zen did an amazing job designing and installing our media unit! The materials are great and the workmanship was exceptional.”

    — Sim

  • “After 4 frustrating months with a national cabinet installer I contacted Zen Living. Within two days of contacting them they completed the measurements and one week after my first contact they delivered the new cabinet. Overall the new cabinet and countertop were completed in two weeks. We could not have been more please and highly recommend them”

  • “Zen was amazing from the start of Sales, Installation and Service. We used Zen for all our kitchen, bathroom and mudroom cabinets plus countertops. We are very happy with our cabinets and would recommend them. Thanks Zen!”

    — Norine in Calgary

Inspiration Gallery

Traditional Kitchens

Traditional styling creates a classic, timeless look with flowing, elegant, even ornate lines reminiscent of historical furniture. Colors are rich but muted, creating a warm, stylish and comfortable atmosphere. View Gallery >

Bathroom Cabinets

A custom built vanity compliments any bathroom design. Sturdy door and drawer construction built with durability to withstand the morning rush. Craft the perfect bathroom vanity to make your mornings less chaotic.View Gallery >

Modern Kitchens

Sleek, clean, and minimalist with straight lines and geometric curves, the modern design appears both asymmetrical and balanced. Innovative materials help create a bold, fresh feel that pushes the design envelope. View Gallery >

Kitchen Islands

A kitchen island is a great way to increase seating in your kitchen. The number of design options for kitchen islands are almost unlimited. View Gallery >

Closets & Organizers

The cost of your storage solution is driven by the complexity of the design and materials you choose. We can design the perfect storage solution for your needs, lifestyle and budget.  View Gallery >

Wine Racks & Bars

Take your entertainment space to the next level. Built strong to be the life of the party for many years. After all the party is always in the kitchen! View Gallery>