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The Do’s & Don’ts For Preserving the Beauty of Painted Cabinets

Painting your kitchen cabinets is a wonderful way to add character to your home. However, cabinets in such a high-traffic area are more likely to take a beating from exposure to cooking messes, heat, moisture, and other hazards that can damage paint and compromise the beauty of your cabinets. Properly caring for your cabinets will [...]

By | 2017-06-03T16:59:18+00:00 March 25th, 2017|Blog|

5 Key Elements of the Modern Farmhouse Kitchen

The modern farmhouse kitchen is currently one of the hottest trends in home design. But what makes the look authentic? Any blend of retro and modern architectural details, appliances, and fixtures can create the look, but there are several key elements that will make it truly magazine-worthy. Light and Bright- White or off-white walls, cabinets, and [...]

By | 2017-06-03T17:00:42+00:00 March 11th, 2017|Blog|

Think Outside The Kitchen

You already know that quality shows. Custom crafted furnishings are original pieces of art. Designed to fit perfectly in the intended space, and constructed from superior materials. There simply is no comparison between custom kitchen cabinetry and the pre-fab version. Why stop with the kitchen? There are opportunities for creative uses for cabinets in almost any room in [...]

By | 2017-06-03T17:02:39+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Blog|

Just For Fun

Light makes vision possible, we all know this is true; But when it comes to uses for task lighting, folks just have not got a clue. You really have several options: pucks, tape, rope, or strips; We hope this rhyme will help you, as we offer up some tips. You can retrofit a cabinet with lights that shine [...]

By | 2017-06-03T17:04:18+00:00 February 26th, 2017|Blog|

Is Gray A Long-Term Option?

Kitchen design trends, on average, tend to last 10 years before declining in popularity, but a white kitchen remains timeless. No worries here when selecting white cabinetry, but what about gray? Lately, gray cabinets seem to be as popular as white. Gray is everywhere! The color has been a favorite of designers for quite some time. In fact, the 2011 [...]

By | 2017-03-05T13:13:40+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Blog|

And The Winners Are….

The entertainment industry may have been the forerunner of annual award shows, but every artist deserves kudos for a job well done. Designers and decorators are no exceptions. Recently, the Best in America Living Awards (BALA) announced what is currently trending in terms of interior design. Their list comes on the heels of the survey done by Houzz [...]

By | 2017-03-05T13:13:52+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Blog|

The What, When, Where and Why of Corbels and Brackets

Corbels and brackets are, basically, decorative architectural pieces that support or enhance another object. While we are usually all about the importance of adding items that totally renovate a room, or add functionality to a space, in this case we call attention to the importance of small details. Just as jewelry adds pizazz to a basic outfit, embellishing the [...]

By | 2017-03-05T13:14:37+00:00 February 9th, 2017|Blog|

Lunch or No Lunch

When you purchase a cabinet, you are buying a piece of furniture for your kitchen. If you want to get your furniture at a discount store, yes, you actually may save a little money. IKEA mass-produces kitchen cabinet sets. The only customization is your choice of size, color and some features. The items that you order, [...]

By | 2017-01-28T15:28:54+00:00 January 28th, 2017|Blog|

The whole story (or, the word according to me)

We asked three different people what the word transitional meant, in terms of room design and style. Like so many things in life, it is all about the interpretation. It is no surprise that we got three different answers. So, we asked our own resident design expert, Pete. Surprise, he also gave us three answers. Transitional design [...]

By | 2017-01-21T02:08:00+00:00 January 21st, 2017|Blog|

Up and Away, The 411 On Kitchen Range Hoods

Unless you are planning a total remodel, the type of range hood you select is largely determined by your kitchen’s existing layout. For esthetics as well as functionality, size matters. Whichever design you choose, be certain that it is at least as wide as the cooking surface it hangs over. A hood that is vented works [...]

By | 2017-03-05T13:12:45+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Kitchens|
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