are an exciting addition to any kitchen. Compared to some remodeling
projects that are less sexy (like a toilet replacement), or those that take months of upheaval (like a bedroom wing added to a house), an island can give your kitchen an instant makeover.... Continue reading The 5 Laws for Choosing Your Perfect Kitchen Island
You’ve thought long and hard about working on your kitchen. Maybe you’ve even come as far as to have a specific plan in mind. You’ve priced out materials. Hired a contractor. You’re rubbing your hands together in anticipation. ...read full post →
Bob Vila. That good old home remodeling expert. Think of how many renovation tips he’s bestowed on America throughout his television career. Surely you garnered needed information from his time on This Old House from 1979 to 1989, among his other shows. He’s a classic, a master, one of the most trusted names in home improvement—for decades.
What are the top 8 tips that Bob would say about a great kitchen remodel? ...read full post →
We’ve talked a lot about kitchen remodeling, and how valuable it is for your home’s beauty and sell-ability. We’ve talked about how beneficial replacing big appliances can be. And, while that is all true, we don’t want to miss out on a small kitchen detail that happens to play a large part in the functionality and aesthetics of your kitchen: the backsplash. ...read full post →
Kitchen remodeling and children have many similarities. You dream, plan, hope for a beautiful outcome. And in the middle of everything, you realize that it’s even more wonderful—and insanely out of control—than you imagined.
And you think: how in the world can I combine a successful renovation and children? At the same time? In the same room?
We suggest transforming this notion—that an in-progress kitchen renovation is constantly in your face—into an opportunity to involve the entire family, no matter what their ages. ...read full post →