Kitchens 646 Ideabooks

Kitchen of the Week: Open to the Outdoors in Ohio
A home situated on 150 acres deserves to enjoy the abundant views its surroundings offer. That’s exactly what homeowners Nick and Nikki wanted from their newly constructed house — and its kitchen as well. Thanks to careful planning...
Kitchen of the Week: Modern Glass Brightens an 1845 Home
A historic home’s quirks, nooks and crannies can lose their charm when it comes to the kitchen. As the homeowners of this 1845 London home discovered, a 19th-century kitchen is no treat to cook in, no matter how cute it looks. Tired of cramming into...
Serveware Storage That'll Serve You Well
It’s time to get those awkward serving platters safely stored so you can enjoy a season’s worth of cocktail and dinner parties without losing your head. Seriously, precariously stacked platters are dangerous. Consider these ideas for keeping your...
7 Strategies for a Well-Designed Kitchen
What's the most important room in your house? For me it's the kitchen. I love to eat, cook and spend time with family, and the kitchen is where I can do it all. With today's busy schedules, mealtimes are often the only times families have...
Kitchen of the Week: Vintage Flair for a Modern Norwegian Family
It's surprising that such a simple, streamlined kitchen could have so many factors influencing it. But Norwegian designer Christine Fikseaunet had a lot to consider...
Easy Fixes for Kitchen Storage
It’s the little things in life that can inspire or deflate us. The pantry is no exception. No matter a pantry’s physical size, if its basic features don’t work for you, your interaction with it will quickly become a maddening experience. Stop...
Countertop + Backsplash: Making the Perfect Match
Which do you select first — kitchen counter or backsplash? How do you coordinate colors? Is it OK to mix patterns? The seemingly unlimited countertop and backsplash choices can feel overwhelming. I've had homeowners approach me after weeks...
The Cure for Houzz Envy: Kitchen Touches Anyone Can Do
“Those people are rich, and my home will never look like that." I see this comment a lot, and I can hear your defeated sighs as I read them. As someone who is on Houzz looking at beautiful homes for at least eight hours a day, I feel your pain....
Hot Ideas and Tips for Coffee and Tea Stations
No matter how cozy your home may look, it might not feel 100 percent complete if you don't have a big mug of warmth in your hands. While it sounds like a no-brainer to brew a cup of joe or fix a spot of tea, there are methods to enhancing the making of...
Kitchen of the Week: Classic Style for a Southern Belle
This South Carolina couple built a brand-new home, but they didn't want all of it to feel so ... brand new. Designer Brittany Feldt of Kitchens, Baths and Beyond worked with them on a look that would feel...
Small Luxuries: Chill at Home With a Specialty Ice Maker
Ice makers have come a long way from those plastic freezer trays. And a perfectly crafted ice cube in the right type of glass can elevate happy hour to a whole new level. Today's high-quality ice makers are perfect for people who love to entertain at...
The Kitchen Counter Goes to New Heights
Traditional counter heights are useful. They allow us to enter any kitchen and, even with our eyes closed, find the counter where we expect it to be. Despite this significant convenience, industry standard counter heights don’t work for everybody,...
Style Your Open Kitchen Shelving Like a Pro
We've all admired pictures of perfectly styled open kitchen shelving — those neat stacks of dishes are so appealing, and going without upper cabinets promises to bring an airy feel to small spaces. But how practical are open shelves to maintain? What...
Inside Houzz: No More Bumper Cars in This Remodeled Kitchen
Ellen Adler lived with a kitchen she didn’t like for years. For starters, a corner sink split the food prep area, causing her and her husband, David, to bounce off each other like bumper cars anytime they tried cooking together. The space...
3-Season Rooms: An Open and Shut Kitchen Case
Taking inspiration from an airplane hangar, this kitchen transforms from an indoor space to an open pavilion with the lift of a few doors. An important element of this family of five's pool-house renovation, it's a favorite spot for gathering and...
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