The kitchen cabinets you select for your kitchen remodel will very likely be built of one of four likely materials, each of which has it’s advantages and disadvantages.
Not to be confused with fiber board, which is different.
Advantage: Least expensive
Disadvantage: Least durable and long lasting
The fibers make it stronger and more durable than particle board.
Disadvantage: None really
Very uncommon these days, but some older cabinets are build of solid wood.
Modern “solid wood” really means high quality plywood boxes with solid wood doors and drawer fronts.
Disadvantage: None really, except if you insist on sold wood you pay dearly for it.
Most durable material in wide use today.
Advantage: Very durable
Disadvantage: Most expensive type of cabinet readily available.
For more detail about each material, select the links above.
I hope this information is useful to you. Other details about cabinet construction is available in other articles.