1. Lighting

    Today, I would like to talk about the importance of lighting in cabinet design.  If there's one space in the home where getting the lighting right is absolutely critical, it's the kitchen. Lighting can make the perfect design look even more extraordinary. There are various locations in the kitchen in which lighting can be used. To ensure we create the perfect lighting scheme we create a lighting …Read More

  2. The Perfect Cookout Addition: Peach Lemonade

    Tis almost the season for friends and family to get together and enjoy the outdoor weather. Try this tasty lemonade, which is sure to please both adults and kids with alcoholic and non-alcoholic versions! Get the recipe via The Cookie Rookie HERE…Read More

  3. Cabinet Glazing

    Today I'd like to talk about cabinet glazing.  Let's discuss what cabinet glazing is, why you would choose a glazing option, compare it on paint versus stain,  talk about the type of door styles that suit glazing best, and discuss it's uniqueness and what your expectations should be if you choose a glazing option. Glazing is an artisan technique used to add richness and depth to cabinet doors. …Read More

  4. Get-Inspired

    Do you want your cabinetry to make a BOLD statement?  Are the latest Trends in design interesting to you?  Do you Love the Lux style? If you answer yes to any of these questions then Miralis may be the answer for you. ​ Here's a sample of what they have to offer... Is your home filled with an eclectic collection of items?  Then mixing cabinet finishes may be the way to go with your design.…Read More

  5. Where Do I Start My Remodel?

    The most overwhelming thing in a kitchen or bath project is knowing where to start.  Many people are afraid of making a decision they will regret later.  This is one reason working with a cabinet designer can help alleviate those fears.  As experts in the field, we will guide you on what finishes and materials work well together, what functionality to incorporate, and help you define your style…Read More

  6. Bells and Whistles

    One of the questions I get asked all the time is; What should I include in my kitchen?  There are, of course, some basic accessories I feel should be included in the average kitchen. I recommend a trash pull-out, a cutlery divider, roll-out trays or deep drawers for pots and pan storage, and a tray base to house cookie sheets and cutting boards. Beyond that, the next step is individualizing the k…Read More

  7. Laundry Room – Space Planning

    I was reading an article on Houzz today called “Homeowner’s Workbook: How to Remodel the Laundry Room” by Mitchell Parker.  It struck me that he really got to the heart of the issue with the laundry room.  No laundry room is the same size or shape; some are large, some are small, and many are just closets.  Having lived in many different homes, I’ve also had to overcome the laundry room…Read More

  8. Blue Is The New Black

    Everywhere I look in the design world, I see and I read about blue.  There are so many hues of blue, but today I’d like to talk about just one; Maritime. Schrock Cabinet company just introduced a new painted finish by the name of Maritime.  It’s my absolute new favorite!  It’s not exactly navy and it’s certainly a distant cousin to teal. ​Next to shades of white, Maritime looks stormy…Read More

  9. St. Patrick’s Day Recipe Suggestion

    I've never been a huge fan of corn beef and cabbage.  And I'm not even sure why.  If you're not either, then here's a recipe for you to try that will bring out the Irish in you.  Thanks to Mindy Fox @ Epicurious.com for posting! Spring Roast Chicken with Potatoes and Cabbage…Read More

  10. Spring Entertaining

    Spring Entertaining on your calendar? Try keeping your table simple and organic with herbs and plants. Another tip, try filling a vase with whole fruit or lining it with slices before adding your flowers or flowering branches. Simply beautiful!…Read More