Range hoods are very important to a kitchen. Their function is to help keep the air clean of smoke, grease, and other contaminants, but the design of the hood is just as important as the function. A well designed range hood can make any kitchen stand out, and it will vary depending on the style […]
Did you know wood cabinetry will change color over time? This naturally occurring event is often referred to as “mellowing” (Its technical term is photo-degradation). Many underestimate the power of the sun and its mellowing effects on wood. To showcase this, we conducted a little experiment by placing seven different wood species in a window […]
If there is a style dominating the home and interior design world, it is Mid-Century Modern. You can spot its influences everywhere from furniture to home décor. Mid-Century Modern’s minimalist and contemporary qualities are exceptionally inspiring for kitchen design. Clean Lines & Simplicity To achieve Mid-Century Modern’s understated and sophisticated style, here are some door […]
So many of us are dreaming of home improvements and working on DIY projects more than ever before. If you’re lucky enough to be a handy person, many of them can seem easy, but not every home improvement project is a DIY. One such project, is new kitchen cabinets. Cabinets for your kitchen typically are […]
Over the last few months, our lives and routines have changed dramatically. Working from home and the idea of a home office quickly became a reality for many. Some scrambled to set up a spare room, some took over the kitchen table, while others already had an office setup. Working from home has us all […]
The world has changed within a couple of weeks since I started writing this blog. As a result, we are all spending more time in our homes than ever before. The colors we surround ourselves with are important and can have a huge impact our emotions, appetite, memory— and so much more! So, to answer the […]
Choosing styles and materials for your cabinets can be confusing. To help, we are breaking down the basics of cabinet door construction and materials, and explaining some of the lingo used when referring to cabinet doors. Anatomy of a Cabinet Door Almost all wood cabinet doors are constructed with the following components: Center Panel: Panel […]
Now that winter weather has arrived and the heat is keeping your home warm and cozy. You should be aware of how it can affect cabinetry.