A primary design feature on your cabinets will be the door and drawers. Understanding the three basic types will allow this important decision to be made with more confidence. Full Overlay – With this configuration, the door and drawers almost completely cover the face-frame. Partial Overlay – As the name describes, the doors and drawers partially cover the face-frame. Inset – On this configuration, the doors and drawers are inset within the face-frame.