Archive for August, 2012

Plenty of studies have revealed that preferences tend to align by gender: Yale University found, for instance, that boys almost always go for moveable toys (a car or truck), while…

Organize your Pantry

Posted by admin on Aug 28, 2012

It’s one of the highest-traffic spots in your house. It’s no wonder you cringe each time you open your pantry to reach for an ingredient. Make cleaning and organizing this…

Evolution of the Backsplash

Posted by admin on Aug 23, 2012

Backsplashes used to be a standard 4 inches high and were used primarily behind the stove and sink for protection from moisture and grease. Now they are used anywhere there…

Pantry Design Possibilities

Posted by admin on Aug 20, 2012

Pantries have been a popular way to store food and cooking and serving utensils for a long time. Originally used to store extra food through the winter, they can be…

Kitchen Colors that Work Together

Posted by admin on Aug 16, 2012

Ultimately, your paint color selection will depend not just on the color of your counters or the finish on your fridge but also on the overall look you are after.…

The Skinny on Custom Cabinetry

Posted by admin on Aug 13, 2012

Custom cabinetry is the ultimate in kitchen design. With endless options and the ability to tailor the look, size, and shape exactly to your specifications, custom cabinetry is usually the…

It’s easy to become obsessed with creating a dream kitchen. Perhaps you spend time perusing beautiful images online, or you stop by showrooms filled with luxury projects on your lunch…

8 Budget Friendly Materials

Posted by admin on Aug 7, 2012

Have you dreamt of a new kitchen only to be rudely awakened by sticker shock? If so, look no further! It’s absolutely possible to design the kitchen you’ve always wanted…

Just like the easiest way to skimp on calories at a restaurant is to halve the portion, the quickest way to trim “fat” from the kitchen is to intelligently proportion…