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Tile Trends to Consider

Tile can really make a unique and personal design statement. Tile manufacturers are offering some bold new patterns, textures, colors and shapes available. Here’s what’s trending in tile now: Terracotta: Terracotta adds a natural rustic tone to kitchens and creates a warm comfortable feel. Available in a variety of colors and tones and with glazed […]

The Latest Kitchen Trends

A recent analysis of kitchen trends by one of the largest manufacturers of kitchen cabinets in North America offers some interesting insights to help you plan your kitchen remodel. 59% of kitchen renovations involve changing the kitchen’s footprint to be more open and to include other rooms in the home. 49% of kitchen remodels increase […]

Questions You Need to Ask for a Successful Kitchen Remodel

A kitchen remodel is a big undertaking. Before you begin we recommend you consider these areas for a successful experience. Code compliance: Ask your design consultant about the different code requirements that must be met in order to produce the kitchen of your dreams. In many jurisdictions, codes will affect the size and type of […]

Making Space

The kitchen and home footprint are contracting as a rule and open floor plans are becoming the norm. We love to design open floor plan kitchens, but an open floor often means losing a wall of cabinets, which makes it a challenge to provide ample storage. When space is an issue, we work to ensure […]

The State of Bathroom Design

Today, successful bathroom design focuses on creating a personal oasis to provide an escape from the outside world. It is a space that you can call your own, devoid of texts and tweets, to literally wash away the stresses of the day. The bath is a haven where families can make unique design statements and […]

Are You Open to an Open Floor Plan?

As designers, we’ve witnessed the transformation of kitchens from the place where meals are prepared to the epicenter of the home. Designs have become grander, space has become larger, and the look and feel has become more personal because the kitchen has been transformed into a place of pride that is intended to project a […]

A Step-by-Step Guide to Planning Your Kitchen Remodel

The decision to remodel a kitchen or bath is not a spur of the moment epiphany. Most of our clients spend considerable time researching options and imagining their new space. They find inspiration from various sources: Houzz.com, magazines, a friend’s recent remodel, home improvement television shows, and more! However, the journey from concept to completion […]

How to Select a Backsplash

There are almost an unlimited number of factors to consider when selecting your backsplash. Here are a few tops to help assure you select the right materials for your backsplash to achieve the look and feel you want in your kitchen. Color scheme Colors used in the kitchen is a major factor in determining the […]

Why Should You Consider a Bathroom Renovation?

Bathroom renovations are the second most popular home renovation project today. So, where do you begin? What’s your motivation behind wanting to remodel your bathroom? Renovating a bathroom adds value to the home, but value creation is only one of the reasons our clients renovate their bathrooms. They want to make a personal design statement. […]

Defining Modern Design

Modern design is an exciting hot trend that speaks to many of our clients that want bright open spaces. When we design a modern kitchen, our client benefits from our efforts by selecting meaningful fixtures, cabinets, appliances and other components in a strategic way that results in clean space with minimal clutter. Modern design often […]