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Cabinets Are Not Just for the Kitchen

Thinking outside the kitchen triangle Cabinets are really just built-in pieces of furniture, and really are useful in so many more places than we usually put them. Let's take a look at cabinets in the master bedroom. That chest of drawers you have in your bedroom that holds clothes has to be moved from time-to-time to [...]

By | 2017-06-24T20:50:12+00:00 June 24th, 2017|Blog|

Want iconic luxury? Check out the AGA cast iron range.

Ever so “upper-crust” British, the cast-iron range was the brainstorm of Swedish Nobel Prize winner Gustaf Dalen. Blinded in an accident in 1912, the noted chemist became housebound. Wanting to feel useful and helpful to his wife, he designed a multi-purpose unit that would cook meals, heat water and dry the laundry. Named AGA after the manufacturing [...]

By | 2017-06-04T07:15:52+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Blog|

Which Bathroom Trends are Worth the Money?

Whenever you hear the word "trend" when it comes to interior design, it's wise to be a little wary. After all, the word implies something that could be short-lived, and you probably don't want to invest a sizeable chunk of money into something that's going to look dated in a couple of years. That said, [...]

By | 2017-06-03T16:46:11+00:00 May 21st, 2017|Blog|

When It Absolutely, Positively, has to “POP”

There is no doubt about it. Recycled glass countertops become the focal point in a kitchen or bath. The visual impact is powerful and textural; a combination that certainly gives you a big bang for your money. Pieces of glass or porcelain, blended with cement or acrylic, give a mosaic-like finish that compliments almost every design style. [...]

By | 2017-06-03T16:49:20+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Blog|

There is no right or wrong

IMHO ("in my humble opinion" for those non-techies) there is no right or wrong when it comes to pairing countertops with cabinets. Ok, possibly the only exception would be a totally commercial kitchen look. All stainless steel does mandate all stainless steel. Today, mixed matched surfaces, textures, and colors are all the rage. We call [...]

By | 2017-06-03T16:51:25+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Blog|

Open Vs. Closed Kitchen: Which Style is Right for You?

For centuries kitchens were closed off from the rest of the house and were considered strictly a workspace. Today, that's all changed and it's safe to say that most homes built in the past 10-15 years have an "open concept" kitchen, usually adjoining a family room or a dining room. Closed kitchens are considered passé -- [...]

By | 2017-06-03T16:52:51+00:00 April 9th, 2017|Blog|

Three Steps to Declutter Your Kitchen Worktops

Kitchens are the heart of the home and now more than ever they can be both beautiful and functional. But, if you are struggling with too much clutter on your counter-tops, here are three steps to declutter your kitchen worktops take them from an unorganized nightmare to your perfect dream kitchen. Evaluate your small appliances: Every [...]

By | 2017-06-03T16:54:21+00:00 April 8th, 2017|Blog|

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|
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