Category : kitchen remodels

Why add a pantry to your kitchen

With so many of us running to Costco and buying in bulk, a pantry seems a no-brainer. There needs to be a place to store our kitchen purchases, and keeping them organized is a real help. A well read more...
Why add a pantry to your kitchen

Update your kitchen

New cabinets, countertops and backsplash will make you love your kitchen! Depending on how old and how worn your kitchen surfaces are, you may not need all of these options. Good quality cabinets read more...
Update your kitchen

Why are so many remodeling their homes?

The availability of new or previously owned homes is not keeping up with the number of people wishing to buy a home. If your sell your home for what seems like a huge profit, finding another home read more...
Why are so many remodeling their homes?

Thinking outside the box for kitchen cabinets

The traditional kitchen has upper and lower cabinets, and sometimes, if there is an island, more cabinets under the island. All of these are great, but there is a trend to replace some upper cabinets read more...
Thinking outside the box for kitchen cabinets

Updating your kitchen – ideas

It's not unusual for homeowners to be somewhat unsatisfied with their kitchen, but not sure how to make it better. After all, it's not cheap to upgrade and one wants to be sure they do all the right read more...
Updating your kitchen – ideas

Kitchen islands – pro and con

Kitchen islands are popular, and for good reasons! Here are some of the advantages of a kitchen island: More counter space for food prep All that wonderful storage under the countertop. read more...
Kitchen islands – pro and con

Kitchen storage – how to improve it

The right storage strategies can create a more functional home. While the general usage of cabinets hasn't changed much over the years, the inside of cabinets has dramatically shifted. Pullouts read more...
Kitchen storage – how to improve it

What about those kitchen islands?

Homeowners still like kitchen islands, and for good reasons. You just can't have too much counter space, and in many kitchens, countertop area is at a premium. Having a kitchen island built will read more...
What about those kitchen islands?

Kitchen islands – pro and con

There's no doubt that kitchen islands add more storage and counterspace to your kitchen. They also provide a congenial seating/ eating area where family can talk while preparing meals, doing read more...
Kitchen islands – pro and con

Think outside the box for kitchen cabinets

Kitchen cabinets can be: Totally open, with no doors Cabinet doors with clear or semi-opaque doors No upper cabinets, but shelves Traditional cabinets with doors Cabinets with doors read more...
Think outside the box for kitchen cabinets

Dining room getting you down?

Each room in the home can lift your spirits when you walk in, or can be a bit of a downer. It could be the colors, the layout, lack of adequate light, or something else! Kitchens and bathrooms get read more...
Dining room getting you down?

Updating your home to make it more livable

What would make your home feel more cozy this winter? No, this post is not about insulation and triple pane windows, although it wouldn't hurt to upgrade, but this is about the interior of your read more...
Updating your home to make it more livable

Kitchen pantries

Do you have enough space in your kitchen to store food items and small appliances? Of course you don't! If you are ready to have that pantry built for your storage needs, here are some ideas: A read more...
Kitchen pantries

Improved kitchen storage

Kitchens can always use more storage or more convenient, usable storage. Updating your kitchen should include adding pull outs to maximise availability of storage, and accessibility. Some kitchens read more...
Improved kitchen storage

It’s the little things that make a big difference

If you have had a kitchen with annoying drawer pulls or knobs, you know what we mean. It's no fun whacking your fingers against the drawer and maybe even breaking a nail, which can happen when your read more...
It’s the little things that make a big difference

Do you have a cluttered kitchen?

For most of us, a cluttered kitchen is an unhappy kitchen!  It is hard to clean, difficult to find what you are searching for, and not enough counterspace to do meal prep. So what can you do? You read more...
Do you have a cluttered kitchen?

Some thoughts on kitchen cabinet decisions

Choosing or replacing kitchen cabinets is one of the biggest investments in a kitchen, so you'll want something you won't have to change, paint or refresh anytime soon. Walnut is a timeless, read more...
Some thoughts on kitchen cabinet decisions

What elements make a kitchen sophisticated?

Most of us use the kitchen for more than just meal prep. Those multi-use kitchens need a little assistance to go from merely practical to stylish. Have your new custom made upper cabinets built read more...
What elements make a kitchen sophisticated?

Kitchen designs match how we live today!

It's undeniable that during the last year most of us have changed the way we use our homes; from working at home, to school over the internet, we have been spending more time home. Add to that, the read more...
Kitchen designs match how we live today!

Outdoor kitchens

Have you found yourself wanting to spend more time outdoors, now that the weather is warming up? Many homeowners feel the same, and to do that, are having outdoor kitchens built. An outdoor read more...
Outdoor kitchens

Ideas to upgrade your kitchen

In many households, the kitchen is the most used part of the house. A beautiful kitchen can bring joy to cook in as well as have dinner with your family. Also, it is important to keep it updated to read more...
Ideas to upgrade your kitchen

Upgrade your home for a mood changer

We all crave the creature comforts of a cozy, well-designed home. What changes would  make your home into your favorite place to be? For many, it is opening up the home by perhaps removing a  read more...
Upgrade your home for a mood changer

Here are 5 excellent reasons to take the plunge with the kitchen makeover

The kitchen is as much a family area as the dining or living room. Or even more so, depending on your family habits! Hence, you might as well make it as modern, well equipped and updated as you read more...
Here are 5 excellent reasons to take the plunge with the kitchen makeover

Ideas to improve small kitchens

Regardless of the size of the kitchen, the most important factor in renovating or creating new space is to determine how the space will be used. Ask yourself, how often do you prepare meals, read more...
Ideas to improve small kitchens

Is your home adequately ventilated?

Covid has dramatically intensified our daily cleaning routines, and when we clean, we often use chemicals that will kill the virus on surfaces, and these can impact air quality due to the volatility read more...
Is your home adequately ventilated?