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2 Useful Kitchen Layouts

In our New Galley Kitchen post, we talked about new modern galley kitchen layouts. In modern homes, these two parallel rows of cabinets open up to the family and dining areas. A century ago, kitchens were relegated to a service area at the back of the house. Today we use our kitchens as a primary [...]

By |2020-07-09T20:44:29+00:00July 9th, 2020|Categories: Kitchen Design|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The New Galley Kitchen

A galley kitchen consists of two rows of cabinetry that face one another with a walkway between. It can be enclosed or open. This layout takes its name from the kitchen spaces in ships, trains, or planes. This kitchen layout is all about efficiency and wise use of available space. This classic kitchen layout [...]

Spring 2020 Design Trends

What are the Spring 2020 design trends to watch? Whether you are considering a full kitchen remodel or looking for a fresh look, take inspiration from this round-up. The Dark Side Opt for deep, dark units and contrast with brighter shades elsewhere to add depth and character to the space.  Often overlooked as purely an [...]

Classic Shaker Cabinetry

Defining Classic Shaker Cabinetry People often gravitate to Shaker cabinetry for their kitchen remodels because the style is simple and timeless. The example above is from our partners at Sollera Fine Cabinetry. The most popular color for Shaker cabinets is white. But there are many finish types available. This cabinet style can work in a [...]

By |2020-05-08T18:09:42+00:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: Kitchen Cabinets|Tags: |0 Comments

The Truth About Custom Cabinets

Think Custom Cabinets Are Too Expensive? Selecting new cabinets as part of a kitchen remodel doesn’t have to be intimidating. Yes, they set the style for your new kitchen, have to be functional, and you’ll have them for years. And, cabinetry may account for as much as 40 percent of your kitchen renovation budget. [...]

Kitchen Design – The 60-30-10 Rule

A Simple Kitchen Design Rule Have you ever walked into a kitchen and it just felt right, but you couldn’t put your finger on exactly why? Chances are that proportion was a key factor.   The kitchen designer paid careful attention to balancing needed function with the colors used and the scale of the kitchen [...]

By |2020-05-19T17:31:12+00:00April 9th, 2020|Categories: Kitchen Design|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Kitchen Remodeling Steps

There is a saying in the real estate industry: Kitchens sell homes. But in fact, because of low housing inventory, many people are deciding to remodel instead of selling. In addition, according to the Zillow Housing Aspirations Report, 76 percent of Americans surveyed would prefer to upgrade their home to meet their needs – especially their [...]

2020 Kitchen Design Trends

Color! The all-white kitchen will always be in style, but here are some of the exciting trends for 2020 that will add color, visual interest, and individuality to your kitchen design. Two-toned Kitchen Cabinet Design This design acts as the happy medium between white kitchen cabinets and hue-soaked colored cabinets. This look has been [...]

New Kitchen and Bath Design Ideas

The Best Bet in Vegas Cabinets of the Desert attended last month’s 2020 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) held in Las Vegas, NV.  There were some remarkable new home technology and artisanal kitchen design products that will appeal to the most selective home renovator. We are sharing a few of our favorites. Stop by our showroom [...]

By |2020-05-21T04:19:13+00:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: Home Shows|Tags: , , |0 Comments

There’s Every Reason to Be Blue in 2020

Feeling blue this holiday season? You’re not alone. Announcing Sherwin-Williams’ Color of the Year in 2020 – Naval SW6244 (253-C6). Whether defining an entire room or serving as a tasteful accent, this rich shade evokes calm and a quiet confidence to ring in a new decade. Its focus on biophilia, our fundamental need to [...]

By |2020-01-02T18:30:33+00:00January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Interior Designers, Realtor|Tags: , |0 Comments