Category : kitchen remodels

What makes a kitchen great?

For any kitchen, one of the most important things is storage. Whether it's in the form of cupboards, drawers or pantries, it's important to make sure that you have the right amount of space in order read more...
What makes a kitchen great?

Can you be happy with a small-to-medium size kitchen?

Of course you can! It's all about how the cabinets and appliances are laid out. Just remember that a truly small kitchen should realistically have small stove, refrigerator and dishwasher. There is a read more...
Can you be happy with a small-to-medium size kitchen?

What is the effect of Covid-19 on home renovations?

You may have already guessed, based on your own preferences and experience in the last 6 months! Many homeowners who have been compelled to spend a lot of time at home have developed newfound read more...
What is the effect of Covid-19 on home renovations?

How to get more storage in your kitchen

There are some clever ways to add storage to a kitchen, and what methods are used to improve your kitchens' storage capacity depends on several things: Can a wall be removed to expand the read more...
How to get more storage in your kitchen

Every home is unique

Every home is unique, just as every family is unique! Which means that what works for someone else may not work for you. Time to make those changes to turn your home into YOUR home? Color schemes read more...
Every home is unique

Kitchen pantries

So many homes come with inadequate storage in the kitchen. Which is odd, considering our penchant for shopping at Costco, and we are all advised to keep supplies on hand for who-knows-what read more...
Kitchen pantries

How to love your tiny kitchen

While small apartments and homes offer plenty of charm, they tend to be lacking when it comes to kitchen space. Luckily, there are tons of small kitchen ideas that will maximize the available storage read more...
How to love your tiny kitchen

Updating those annoying kitchen cabinets

Many homeowners put up with elements of their kitchens that are not what they really want, as remodeling the kitchen is so disruptive. But the day comes when it cannot be put off any longer! After read more...
Updating those annoying kitchen cabinets

What do you need to know for that kitchen remodel?

Here is an outline of the tasks you need to prioritize for your kitchen remodel: Determine what your kitchen needs and what you want but can do without. This will allow you to create your basic read more...
What do you need to know for that kitchen remodel?

Kitchen lighting ideas

Here is something to get you excited! Kitchen lighting is not the old-fashioned-straight forward method of installing a couple of florescent tube lights in the ceiling. That is so 70's! To do it read more...
Kitchen lighting ideas

Smart kitchen remodeling ideas

Color is very important to the whole appearance of your kitchen. If you are drawn to dramatic colors, it would be wise to resist the urge to go all out with that fav color, but to use it as an accent read more...
Smart kitchen remodeling ideas

Everyone loves a kitchen remodel

We all access our kitchens multiple times every day. When that area is remodeled to your exact preferences, you will continually experience a feeling of satisfaction. Reasons for remodeling the read more...
Everyone loves a kitchen remodel

What to do with all those awesome kitchen appliances?

Did you add to your kitchen appliance collection yesterday? There are so many amazing small appliances that can add to your cooking repertoire. Some of those appliances are not all that small! So read more...
What to do with all those awesome kitchen appliances?

All you need to know about kitchen sinks

Well, maybe not ALL, but how much do you want to know anyway? You want quality, good looks, style, functional, and long-lasting. Kitchen sinks are typically made from stainless steel, read more...
All you need to know about kitchen sinks

Bellingham kitchen remodel pictures

This remodel was for a very cute older home that was very much in need of some upgrading. The kitchen was completely gutted, and painted, shaker style cabinets with some open shelving were designed read more...
Bellingham kitchen remodel pictures

Could gorgeous kitchen countertops be in your future?

The countertop is the foundation of kitchen decor. It carries the burden of the tone and feel of the space. Quartz is a high end alternative to granite; it is non-porous and does not need read more...
Could gorgeous kitchen countertops be in your future?

Storage in the kitchen for special items

Are you happy each time you open the kitchen cabinet doors? If not, then some content organizing is your first step. Pretend that your cabinets have glass fronts; how would you arrange your dishes read more...
Storage in the kitchen for special items

Kitchen in desperate need of some work?

Every kitchen needs a make-over from time to time. Nothing lasts forever, and the way you use your kitchen may be totally different from the previous homeowner. Here are some ideas for a read more...
Kitchen in desperate need of some work?

Kitchen countertops – what works best for you?

OK, here are some of the options out there for you to peruse: Engineered or natural stone Thin or thick slabs Solid or patterned Don't get me started on selecting a color - that is so read more...
Kitchen countertops – what works best for you?

Is it time to update your kitchen cabinets?

Things to consider when it is "that time" for those cabinets to gracefully go. Number one is, do you like the layout, but want more storage options, such as pull out shelves in the lower cabinets, read more...
Is it time to update your kitchen cabinets?

Kitchen lighting basics

So what do you need to know? Kitchen lighting fixtures can not only dress up the decor but also make cooking and entertaining much easier. Many kitchens come with only general, or ambient read more...
Kitchen lighting basics

What to do about those old kitchen cabinets

If your cabinets are older, they may have developed annoying quirks, along with that color you no longer love, and the finishes will have seen better days. Completely replacing the cabinets is read more...
What to do about those old kitchen cabinets

Bright, cheerful kitchens

It is spring, moving on towards summer here in Whatcom County, so the days are nice and long, with plenty of sunshine. However, we know that as Pacific Northwesterners, we have to be prepared for the read more...
Bright, cheerful kitchens

Kitchen remodel ideas

Kitchens are a hard-working space in the home! The countertops take a beating from spills, dropped pans, and the occasional nick of a misplaced knife. Not to mention water and grease - not that read more...
Kitchen remodel ideas

Clutter-free kitchens

Do you have a "thing" about clutter? You don't have to be OCD to appreciate a pristine countertop. Whether your kitchen is large or small, that countertop clutter can sneak up on you. Small read more...
Clutter-free kitchens