Kitchens 719 Ideabooks

You've decided to remodel your kitchen. Now what? Not knowing where to start, many homeowners fall into two camps. Some start by looking at appliances. Others start by collecting inspiring kitchen...
12 Great Kitchen Styles — Which One's for You?
Style is easier to recognize with your eyes than with words: You know it when you see it, and the photo that inspires you most can often surprise you. Think you know your kitchen style? Check out these guides to a dozen favorite kitchen design themes,...
The 15 Most Popular Kitchen Storage Ideas on Houzz
As the home of appliances, cookware and every specialty gadget under the sun, the kitchen is and always will be a perplexing place to organize. The never-ending accessories and endless food cans, boxes and bags easily fill up every nook and cranny, especially...
Your Guide to 15 Popular Kitchen Countertop Materials
With so many choices at homeowners' fingertips, picking out a kitchen counter is no easy task. Since this surface area ends up influencing many kitchen palettes, it's important to choose something that looks good to you, will hold up under the kitchen...
Your Guide to Choosing Kitchen Cabinets
The right kitchen cabinetry can make or break your kitchen's functionality and style — not to mention your budget. No pressure, right? Don't stress yet — Houzz's kitchen cabinet guides...
How to Reface Your Old Kitchen Cabinets
It may not always be practical or affordable to rebuild the cabinets in a kitchen or bathroom. Refacing them might be the best solution. But what does refacing involve? As with most construction projects, the answer depends on lots of details.
How to Design a Kitchen Island
The kitchen is one of the most complicated spaces to design in a house — and figuring out how to design an island can be confusing for homeowners. Houzz's discussion boards are full of users asking for...
Have Your Open Kitchen and Close It Off Too
Let me state up front that in the great debate on open versus closed kitchens, I am firmly on the open-plan team. I have helped dozens...
A New Houzz Survey Reveals What You Really Want in Your Kitchen
Let’s talk about two of everyone's favorite subjects: you and your kitchen. In a recent Houzz survey, we asked homeowners to answer a series of questions about their kitchen remodeling plans. The results are in and, wow, you all really hate your current...
Kitchen Evolution: Work Zones Replace the Triangle
When I began studying kitchen design many (many!) years ago, I learned all about the much-venerated kitchen work triangle — in which the refrigerator, range...
10 Tiny Kitchens Whose Usefulness You Won't Believe
From unfolding apartments to clever remodels to creative rentals, these 10 tiny kitchens show that their owners and designers haven't just learned to deal with small spaces — they've embraced them. With solutions including cutting boards on drawers...
Kitchen of the Week: The Calm After the Storm
When Hurricane Sandy left 4 feet of water in their kitchen, a professional couple with two kids had to start over. They not only had to tear down and rebuild part of their home in Larchmont, New York; they needed to elevate the kitchen about 4 feet, not...
Light and Personality Fill a Remodeled London Home
This house in Hackney, London, was in poor condition when the owners enlisted the help of architect Brian O’Tuama. They wanted a complete refurbishment without the hassle of obtaining planning permission, so they extended and improved within permitted...
Kitchen of the Week: Industrial Design’s Softer Side
The style was pretty well set when kitchen designer Jane Powell created this kitchen for Phoebe and Nick Bryans and their three kids. “Phoebe had a clear vision of what she wanted, which was design-led with a slightly industrial feel, using stainless...
Trick Out Your Kitchen Backsplash for Storage and More
Besides having aesthetic value, backsplashes can also be a useful, easy-to-access storage area. Hanging frequently used items such as knives, utensils and cookware on wall space in front of you rather than hiding them behind cabinets saves time...
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