The I Like to Make Stuff YouTube channel explores the different options for building or buying kitchen cabinets. The creator argues that building your own cabinets can save you money and discusses the cost comparison between building and buying while acknowledging that building cabinets can take a significant amount of time. The video provides insights into the process of building kitchen cabinets, including the types of cabinets, drawer building, cabinet material, and building costs. The creator also highlights the projects' challenges, achievements, and satisfaction in building your own cabinets. Ultimately, the video suggests that building your own cabinets can be a great project as long as you enjoy it, have the skills and the time to devote to it.