September 1 2017

Lightbulb Moment: Is It Time To Rethink Your Kitchen Lighting?

There’s a reason good photographers are obsessed with light. The way something is lit can completely change the way it’s seen. Great lighting can turn the boring and mundane into the sparkly and jaw-dropping. Whether you’re doing a full remodel or just looking for some small way...

August 10 2017

How To Get The Most Out Of A Small Kitchen

Big, bright, spacious kitchens are an enviable addition to any home. But not everyone has the space for a kitchen with seemingly endless cabinets and room for luxury appliances and in-kitchen dining, right? If you have a small amount of kitchen space, you’ve probably struggled to find adequ...

December 16 2016

Make a Kitchen Island the Center of Your Home

Whether you enjoy it or not, we all spend a lot of time in the kitchen. Do you ever notice that your friends and family naturally congregate in there? It’s very common, and there’s a reason for it: from preparing family meals, to mixing drinks for friends, it really is the center of ...

November 2 2016

3 Reasons to Choose a Modern Kitchen

Is your kitchen cluttered, messy or simply not someplace you love to spend time? Even if you're not the person preparing meals, everyone spends a lot of time in the kitchen. It's a center for family, for food, and for entertaining. The solution to your cluttered kitchen may be a sleek, modern de...

August 17 2016

3 Kitchen Faucets to Make Your Life Easier

You’ve probably never second-guessed your kitchen faucet. Unless you’re experiencing issues with it on a day-to-day basis, a kitchen faucet is not something we typically spend a lot of time thinking about. It dispenses hot and cold water when we turn it on and stops when we turn it off....

July 6 2016

Which Way Should a Kitchen Island Face?

Kitchen islands add functionality to any size kitchen; they offer additional storage, seating, counter space and may even improve the resale value of your home. Islands make a great alternative to a kitchen table if your home doesn’t have a dining room, or create additional dining areas for th...

June 2 2016

The Ultimate Guide to Apron-Front Sinks

The apron-front sink is more than just a vintage fad: it's a must-have for some homeowners. The deep basin can make washing large pots and pans much easier and modern models can provide the same vintage charm as their predecessors while also being much easier to install.  What is an apron-fro...

April 21 2016

What Makes a Kitchen Accessible?

When you remodel your kitchen, you should look ahead. Many people intend to grow old in their homes or plan to take in aging parents and relatives when they are no longer capable of living on their own. Often, age comes with decreased mobility, which in turn comes with all kinds of mobility aids:...

April 13 2016

Should You Match Your Wood Cabinets to Your Hardwood Floors?

For many fledgling DIYers, when asked whether they should match their new wood kitchen cabinets to their new hardwood floors, they say yes. After all, why wouldn’t you want all of the wood in your kitchen to match? Isn’t it asking for trouble to opt for different types of woods, grai...

March 28 2016

Granite vs. Marble vs. Quartz: Which is the Best Countertop Material?

When it comes to countertops, granite, marble and quartz all have their pros and cons. In fact, in many ways, they’re all pretty similar, which can make it difficult for homeowners to choose which material they’d like to use. If you’re not sure what the difference between grani...