Tag: kitchens

Top Kitchen Remodeling Trends

Your kitchen is the one place where you want to be really careful about trendy choices. The last thing you want is a kitchen that’s out of sync in just a few years simply because you followed a trend. Instead, look at the trends in terms of the value they bring to your life and… Read more »

9 Kitchen Design Trends That Can’t Go Wrong

Remodeling your kitchen is a huge commitment. Make sure you’re getting the best return by making choices that’ll last. Here are 9 trends with staying power.       Your kitchen is the one place where you want to be really careful about trendy choices. The last thing you want is a kitchen that’s out… Read more »

Top Reasons to Remodel your Kitchen

The National Kitchen & Bath Association offers advice on when and why to update. Many homeowners think their kitchen is outdated from the looks of their worn cabinets, dated appliances and crackled countertop. What they may not realize is that there are many other reasons, more important than cosmetic, why a kitchen needs to be… Read more »

Transform the Look of Your Kitchen with a Range Hood

Distinctive hood designs — in reclaimed barn wood, zinc, copper and more — are transforming the look of kitchens The exhaust system installed above ranges and cooktops is probably not what most kitchen design or renovation dreams are made of. However, ventilating away smells, steam and heat created during cooking is an important ingredient of… Read more »

How much room do you need for a Kitchen Island?

Installing an island can enhance your kitchen in many ways, and, with good planning, even smaller kitchens can benefit Graeme Wilson August 18, 2015 Houzz Contributor. Kitchen islands are a much-sought-after feature — almost nine out of 10 of our kitchen design and installation firm’s clients ask about them in their first design meeting. A… Read more »

The 15 Most Popular Kitchen Storage Solutions

Solve common kitchen dilemmas in style with custom and ready-made organizers, drawers, shelves and more. As the home of appliances, cookware and every specialty gadget under the sun, the kitchen is and always will be a perplexing place to organize. The never-ending accessories and endless food cans, boxes and bags easily fill up every nook… Read more »

How to choose a backsplash

If you’ve fallen for a gorgeous slab, pair it with a backsplash material that will show it at its best… So you’ve chosen granite countertops for their beauty and durability, but now you’re stumped about what to use for your backsplash. Granite is a tricky one. There are so many different color and pattern choices…. Read more »

4 Prep Steps for Construction

Kitchen Workbook: 4 Prep Steps for Construction Day one of kitchen remodeling work won’t leave you in a flurry when you follow these guidelines ahead of time   Rebekah Zaveloff Houzz contributor & founder/ principal designer at KitchenLab There are two actions that come to mind as being the most important in getting ready for… Read more »

Living through a Kitchen Remodel

Here are some tips that we found helpful, when living through a kitchen remodel. Kitchen Workbook: 8 Steps to Surviving a Remodel Living through a kitchen remodel isn’t always fun, but these steps will help you work around a kitchen in disarray   Lisa Frederick Houzz Contributor. Congratulations — the kitchen remodeling job you’ve planned… Read more »

It’s Remodeling Season. Vet Your Candidates Carefully

It’s Remodeling Season. Vet Your Candidates Carefully! You’ve been dreaming of that new kitchen makeover, bathroom renovation, or addition for years, and now you’re ready to make it a reality. Selecting the right home remodeling company can be the difference between realizing your dream and ending up in a living nightmare. At first glance, all… Read more »