Category Archives: Kitchen Design Trends

Types of Kitchen Lighting

Today the trends in kitchen lighting are way beyond the single kitchen fixture in the middle of the kitchen ceiling of yesteryear.  Today’s lighting gives credence to the idea of a “bright idea”.  You might have been content to rely on the light emitted from a lowly bulb, and, on a sunny day, you could […]

Top Ten Colors for the Kitchen

The hubbub of activity in the home is the kitchen, so when you get ready to repaint the go-to room in your home make sure to choose paint colors that reflect what a warm and wonderful space it is to break bread and gather with family and friends. Did you know that some of the […]

Types of Kitchen Tiles

Whether you are considering a kitchen facelift or an entire kitchen remodel, the one item you don’t want to leave off your wish list is tile. Over the years, tile has become a staple in kitchen design and this year is no different. Let’s face it, with neutrals and blacks and whites still at the […]

Kitchen Counter Top Trends

If you are interested in a total kitchen remodeling job, there are a wealth of enhancements to pick and choose from.  If, however, you are just looking for a partial remodeling job for the kitchen, contractors say that one of the most-popular home remodeling projects is replacing old counter tops with more-modern styles. There are […]

Modern Kitchen Design

You’ve heard this expression many times I am sure.  But just because you live in America, doesn’t mean you have to have a typical kitchen in a sunny yellow hue that coordinates with the ever-present, traditional gingham checked tablecloth and café curtains, just like Mom had.  That’s right – there is always room to grow.

Whole Kitchen Design

Does the idea of a new dream kitchen with all the bells and whistles send you into a state of nirvana? Whether you’re a foodie or a gourmet cook, everyone has a different concept of the state-of-the-art kitchen; a gleaming granite countertop, perimeter pantry with storage space galore or a beautiful island – most are […]

Types of Kitchen Countertops

If you were to stand at the door and survey your kitchen as if seeing it for the first time, would you be 100% happy with what you see? Gleaming appliances, rustic brick backsplash, cozy nook setting, functional flooring, and the absolute perfect window treatments … well, maybe one minor tweak to consider might be […]

Modern Kitchen Design

If you’re happy with the layout of your current kitchen, but itchin’ to do something innovative and creative in this food prep and eating area, why not consider some of these trending ideas? They run the gamut from accessorizing with just a twist to some more major remodeling efforts that will bring some zing to […]

Child Friendly Kitchen Design

If your favorite weekend activities are hitting the specialty food markets then treating your family to your creative culinary efforts, the kitchen is the go-to room in the house for you. Instead of cozying up with a good book, your nose is buried in a cookbook, and all the while the kids are gathered around […]

Traditional Kitchen Design

What’s your idea of the most-traditional paint color in the kitchen?  Perhaps you’ve never given it much thought as you just migrate to the room which is the “hub of the house”.  Whether you head to the kitchen to prepare the meals or raid the refrigerator, do you think of your kitchen as warm and […]