Category : bellingham kitchen remodel

Kitchen faucets and sinks

Faucets and sinks! What are the most used item(s) in the kitchen? What wears out the fastest?  It's a good investment to have a high quality faucet installed - the washers will last longer, and read more...
Kitchen faucets and sinks

Cabinet selection can be a complex process

Kitchen cabinets are not all the same, nor would you want them to be. Choices range from glass-fronted upper cabinets to open shelving. Some homeowners forgo some of the upper cabinets and have read more...
Cabinet selection can be a complex process

How to ensure your kitchen remodel will stay within budget

Three of the things that are guaranteed to drive up your costs: Changing your mind Relying on rough sketches Including high-end materials It is recommended to clarify the design and read more...
How to ensure your kitchen remodel will stay within budget

Ideas for small, compact kitchens

We get many calls to remodel small kitchens; they may be in condos, older homes, or for some reason the original home layout only allowed a small footprint for the kitchen. While some may bemoan read more...
Ideas for small, compact kitchens

The kitchen and the bathroom are the most frequently remodeled rooms in the home

Why? You might well ask. Both rooms are high-usage, and both have to deal with water. The kitchen also receives wear from food spills, the occasional accidental knife cut to the countertop and read more...
The kitchen and the bathroom are the most frequently remodeled rooms in the home

What do people want in their kitchen?

Countertops - lets start here. Homeowners love granite and quartz. Granite is a natural stone, quarried from the earth in large blocks. It's color will vary throughout, since Ma Nature likes it that read more...
What do people want in their kitchen?

Your family is unique – your home should be

Therefore, your kitchen should be unique; it should fit your needs. Does it? Usually a home was built by a contractor with a universal design that will satisfy the general home buyers read more...
Your family is unique – your home should be

How to enjoy remodeling your kitchen

Do you believe that getting a kitchen remodel is a high-stress event? It doesn't have to be! Here is your plan: Create a budget and stay within it! Keep a contingency fund for unknown read more...
How to enjoy remodeling your kitchen

What are the most popular home remodeling projects?

I bet you already know the answer. Kitchens and bathrooms are universally understood to be the most popular remodels. Reasons include the need to refurbish these spaces more frequently than the read more...
What are the most popular home remodeling projects?

Update your home, increase it’s value

All the studies tell us that the upgrade with the number one return on investment, is the kitchen. Since we all spend so much time in the kitchen, this totally makes sense. It also is oftentimes one read more...
Update your home, increase it’s value

Kitchen tile backsplashes set the tone for kitchen style

Whether you are planning to have a new kitchen tile backsplash installed or having your entire kitchen re-made, arm yourself with all the information you need to make the right choices. One of read more...
Kitchen tile backsplashes set the tone for kitchen style

What makes a kitchen great?

Anyone who has ever thought about redoing or designing their own kitchen will know that it's probably easier, maybe less expensive (?) and less traumatic just to move to a house that already has a read more...

What’s an effective kitchen remodel?

Getting what you visualized, within your budget, and that functions as you thought it would, that is an effective kitchen remodel. How to achieve that? First determine what you want from your new read more...

What would make your home perfect?

The eternal question. Any home already built was designed to meet someone else's needs, not yours, and over time may have developed some additional quirks and issues. But it's yours now, and in read more...

What makes awesome kitchen countertops?

Granite is a durable, easy to clean and low maintenance material for countertops. There are many ways to save when remodeling the kitchen, but many homeowners want to splurge when it comes to the read more...

Kitchen remodel “before and afters”

This Bellingham complete kitchen make-over included custom cabinets, a new tile floor,  and quartz countertops.   read more...

Is a new house better than an older home?

Sometimes new is better . . . like a newly tiled, glass framed shower; some things just wear out and cannot be properly cleaned anymore. But how about an entire house? An older home can have any read more...

Universal Design and your kitchen

Most of us sometimes wish we could just get to that pan easier . . . or hurt our back lifting the big blender out of the cabinet to make those holiday cookies. You don't have to be mobility impaired read more...

Update your kitchen cabinets

Bellinghamsters are remodeling their kitchens at a fast pace these days. Kitchens, and specifically, kitchen cabinets, are a prime focus. If you have nice, solid wood cabinets that are read more...