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Maximizing Your Kitchen Space

The kitchen is one of the most used areas in a home, and can easily become one of the most cluttered. All of the gadgets and tools we use each day in food preparation and projects can take up a lot of space, making it hard to get things done quickly. Whether your kitchen is…

Creating a Design That Will Stand the Test of Time

How do you avoid the temptation to redecorate your kitchen every year? By creating a timeless design, which means relaxed, uncomplicated, and uncluttered. It’s better to create a design that reflects your personal style rather than the latest trends. This requires making mindful and thoughtful choices as well as careful planning. Don’t buy impulsively. Spend…

STONE FOR EVERY STYLE

With such a vast range of colors and patterns, there’s a stone countertop to complement nearly any type of kitchen. When picking your new stone countertops, here are some items to consider: COLOR. A stone with a contrasting color to the cabinets is the best way to showcase your countertops. If you choose a monochromatic…

Kitchen Reboot 2014

If you’re looking to remodel or improve your kitchen, then 2014 is your year. With new takes on old favorites, there is something for everyone, no matter the lifestyle or taste. Neutral color palettes are the favorite, with simple decorative fixtures that are designed with both the past and the future in mind. These fun…

2014 Kitchen and Bathroom Trends

According to Professional Remodeler, these are the top kitchen and bathroom trends for 2014: Top 8 Kitchen Trends: 1. Open kitchen design 2. Kitchen lighting 3. Countertop material, black color 4. Refaced kitchen cabinets 5. Apron/farmhouse sinks 6. Appliance finishes 7. Kitchen islands 8. Floating shelves #3 According to Houzz, 94 percent of homeowners planning…

Choosing a Kitchen Color Scheme

The colors you choose for your kitchen really set the mood of the room. It’s important to think about how all the elements – countertops, cabinets, appliances, floor, backsplash, and wall color – will all work together. Beware of bold colors as they can become quickly outdated. If you want to incorporate a bold color,…

Granite F.A.Q.

Why are some granite colors more expensive than others? Availability, rarity, extraction, and transportation expenses all factor into determining pricing. Also, if a particular color is in high demand, the price will likely increase. How do I know when it’s time to reseal my granite? You can test if your granite countertop needs to be…

Trending Now: White Kitchen Countertops

We know white countertops create clean lines, give the illusion that the room is larger, and can add a contemporary element to your kitchen, but it’s important to understand the different countertop materials available in white as well. Natural white stone is heat-resistant and strong, but it is somewhat porous making it more prone to…