kitchen

The Anatomy of a Kitchen Cabinet

You don’t need to know the nitty-gritty details of cabinets to get a great set installed. But if you are wondering why some kitchen cabinets cost so much more than others, it's because they are made differently. Understanding these differences will help you find the best cabinets for your kitchen.

Construction differences in kitchen cabinets

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What Shades of Granite and Back Splash Tiles go Well With White Kitchen Cabinets?

Planning a kitchen remodel project requires the right color combinations. As a homeowner, you want to feel comfortable in your space; however, you also want to add character and color to the kitchen. By selecting interesting and appealing granite countertop colors, you improve your space and create an interesting appearance for your home.

Shades of Grey

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Understanding Kitchen Cabinet Costs

Three months ago, you purchased a fixer-upper in your dream neighborhood. After moving into your home, you decided an immediate, kitchen remodel was in order. However, the looming expenses of this enormous, home improvement project unnerved you. You were especially concerned with the expense of purchasing new, kitchen cabinets. If you can relate to this scenario, you might wonder why kitchen cabinets cost so much.

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Secrets to An Effective Kitchen Layout

The big reveal happened in 1929 -- the famous kitchen triangle -- or Gilbreth's Kitchen Practical, as it was called back in the day. Developed by Lillian Gilbreth, the mom made famous in "Cheaper by the Dozen," the Kitchen Practical placed the stove, sink and refrigerator an average of 5 1/2 feet apart, positioned in a rough triangle, for the purpose of saving steps and work for the 1920s housewife.

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Don't do these Five things when Remodeling the Kitchen

There is no household renovation project more exciting that a kitchen remodel. Whether you are just re-facing the cabinets or doing something more dramatic like changing to an open concept design, it is just as important to know what NOT to do as knowing what TO do. We’ve put together a list of five things NOT to do during your remodel, to assure you get the best possible results.

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Think Outside the Kitchen: Six Uses for Kitchen Cabinets You Haven't Thought Of

One of the greatest feelings a homeowner can get is the sense of accomplishment after a home improvement project. You look around your dwelling and realize you’ve successfully raised its value and made the space your own. The trouble for most homeowners is the time and energy needed to plan and carry out those improvements. That’s why we’re sharing a quick and easy tip to get you started!

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Planning A Kitchen Remodel

As a contractor, I agree that a kitchen remodel is a great investment for homeowners. It has one of the best rates of return in resale value. Kitchen remodels can cost as little as a couple of thousand dollars for new appliances and paint for the walls, or be as expensive as gutting the whole kitchen area and starting fresh with high-end materials.

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