Category: Kitchen Design

Gas Stoves vs Electric Stoves

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When deciding to remodel your kitchen, there are many things you’d like to change. Your old stove is out-of-date and needs an upgrade. Whether you had an old gas stove or an electric one, you may be wondering which type you’d like to switch to. There are definitely pros and cons to both, so we’d… Read more »

Different Styles of Kitchen Eating Areas

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You’re looking to remodel your kitchen, and you have some pretty good ideas on what styles of cabinets and countertops you’d like, but there is one aspect you’re missing. You still haven’t figured out what your kitchen eating area is going to be. Kitchen Eating Area for Your Needs One thing to decide is how… Read more »

The Benefits of a Kitchen Island

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When thinking about remodeling your kitchen, you may be thinking about installing different appliances and structures you may not have had before. A kitchen island is one of those structures that if you didn’t already have one, you’ll be thinking of adding. Here are the Benefits: A kitchen island can give you plenty of new… Read more »

How Did Sous Vide Cooking Become So Popular?

If you’ve browsed any restaurant menus or recipe blogs lately, you’ve probably heard of sous-vide cooking. How did this nearly 50-year-old technique, formerly exclusive to chefs’ kitchens, become so popular? What is Sous Vide Cooking? In French, the term “sous vide” means “under vacuum,” which is exactly how it works. Fresh ingredients are combined to… Read more »

Are Butcher Block Countertops Right for Your Kitchen?

Butcher block countertops have long been popular options in high-end kitchen design, but are they right for your kitchen? Every home is different, so let’s take a look at the pros and cons. Pros: Easy to clean: Butcher block countertops are a breeze to clean. All you need is soap and water. Easy to repair… Read more »

Upgrade Your Kitchen Sink With These Add-Ons and Accessories

Everything but the kitchen sink? Not with these add-ons and accessories. Today, homeowners have more options than ever when it comes to kitchen sink upgrades. Check out a few of our favorite options below! Hot Taps By installing an instant hot tap, you’ll never again have to wait for a kettle to heat water when… Read more »

Which Countertop Material is Right for Your Kitchen?

With so many different materials to choose from, it can be tough to decide which countertop is right for your kitchen. That’s why we put together this handy guide to help you weigh the relative merits of a few of the most popular countertop options! Quartz Pros: Quartz mimics the elegant look of granite or… Read more »

How to Choose the Right Refrigerator for Your New Kitchen

If you’re preparing to remodel your kitchen, you may find that choosing a new fridge is easier said than done. Many people feel overwhelmed by the sheer variety of refrigerator models that are available today. Here’s our handy guide to choosing the right refrigerator for your new kitchen: Bigger Isn’t Always Better A bigger fridge… Read more »

Why Are White Kitchens Still So Popular?

Kitchen trends come and go (avocado appliances, we’re looking at you), but white kitchens are always in style. Why are white kitchens still so popular? Let’s take a closer look. White kitchens appear spacious and airy. Even if you have a small kitchen, white will make it look larger and brighter. That’s because we tend… Read more »

Hardware Selection Tips for Your Kitchen Cabinets

It’s the little details that make all the difference in a kitchen remodeling project. Unfortunately, it can sometimes be difficult for homeowners to envision how these details will look in the context of a finished product. The choice of cabinet hardware can be a particularly agonizing decision for many homeowners. By keeping a few general… Read more »