A high-end kitchen without a sink that offers optimum form and function is like a recipe with no measurements. While homeowners often absorb themselves with countertop and cabinetry decisions, designers know that the kitchen sink has a significant impact in the overall aesthetic and convenience level of the kitchen.
The options go beyond simply choosing materials, …read more
It’s official. Pinterest is taking the design world by Internet storm, one pin at a time. Working as a virtual pinboard, Pinterest allows users to document and share all the beautiful photos they find and love online. With a clean look and intuitive functionality, the site is becoming the newest source for …read more
From flooring and cabinetry to butcher blocks and kitchen utensils, bamboo is making its way as a prominent material in modern and sustainable kitchen design. The reasons why this particular timber – well, technically grass – has become so popular with homeowners and designers go beyond aesthetics. Here are a few of the noteworthy benefits …read more
There is no universal formula for determining the proper height of the space between the countertop and the bottom of the wall cabinets, but different designers have different theories about how to determine the best height for the backsplash. As a fellow professional kitchen designer and CKD, Susan, wrote in her blog …read more
Choosing cabinetry is a momentous decision in building or remodeling your kitchen. Not only is it the largest portion of your budget but cabinetry also has the largest impact on the form and function of your kitchen. Here are some of the latest kitchen cabinetry trends that are gaining momentum in the design world.
Integrated handles …read more
The interior design world is giving a whole new meaning to concrete. No longer limited to exterior applications, concrete has become an increasingly popular material for kitchen and bath design. Concrete can optimize interior spaces for practicality and function while offering up a sleek, urban appeal. With concrete interior design on the rise, we are …read more
A bright color can have a powerful effect in kitchen design. As we all know colors have a profound impact on our moods and state of mind. This is why color authorities like Pantone not only choose the color of the year using industry, arts and culture contexts but color psychology as well. With the …read more