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306 Kitchen Cousins Stories
Get the Look of Wood Cabinets for Less
No need to snub plastic laminate as wood’s inferior cousin. Today’s options are stylish and durable — not to mention money saving
"inferior cousin. Today’s options are stylish and durable — not to mention money saving... other than kitchens. But the material doesn’t deserve to be neglected, she believes. It’s... example of a kitchen we did. The wood grain laminate works really well in this kitchen and... in the kitchen, but for those who like contemporary look might be great. Kitchen... love your kitchen - sod what anyone else says! We're in the process of a kitchen remodel..."
Kitchen of the Week: Turquoise Cabinets Snazz Up a Space-Savvy Eat-In
"house kitchen panache, while a clever fold-up table offers flexibility... For the kitchen the homeowners wanted more room and a playful look that felt perio... iate. Cousins and designers Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri of Brunelleschi Co... roots. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here: First-time homeowners, a couple Location:... square feet Kitchen cost: About $58,000, including demolition, custom cabinets, adding..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Part-Time Space Fully Satisfies
A scaled-down approach doesn't mean sacrificing, in this heavenly white kitchen with all the modern conveniences
"white kitchen with all the modern conveniences... pied-à-terre kitchen in San Francisco gets less use than one in a full-time home, the owners... complete kitchen. Used mainly for a week to a month at a time, it has 82 square feet... make the kitchen feel like home, they hired designer Mimi Chen, who brought in an elegant... the show Kitchen Cousins in what was also a small kitchen space. New trend? My favourite..."
Herb Garden Essentials: Grow Some Beautiful, Tasty Thyme
Kitchen of the Week: Pushing Boundaries in a San Francisco Victorian
If the roll-up garage door doesn’t clue you in, the blue cabinets and oversize molding will: This kitchen is no ordinary Victorian galley
"will: This kitchen is no ordinary Victorian galley... when a cousin and his wife approached him to design a kitchen for their San Francisco... ntury kitchen,” he says. “I wanted to push the boundaries.” By applying color, mod... them a kitchen whose form suggests Queen Victoria at her most proper, but whose details... of the kitchen. What is the brand of that large kitchen sink? I would LOVE to see... favorite kitchens ever on Houzz. The first picture makes the kitchen look large and..."
Easy Green: Country vs. City for Ecofriendly Lifestyles
"enough kitchen appliances" means not having the right appliances and "not having enough... product. A kitchen is one of the easiest things to organize for yourself. Just look at... detachable "kitchen island" cutting and prep surface to fit over the four burners and buy... to the kitchen. We recently downsized to a 775 sf condo. The unit feels larger than... decent kitchen or full-size closet, you can at least be reassured that you are doing..."
10 Ways to Decorate With Pumpkins Around the House
Design Workshop: Modern Metal Shingle Style
Steel, copper and zinc shingles take siding to new heights, with less maintenance than their wooden cousins
Kitchen Color: 15 Ravishing Red Backsplashes
"to your kitchen with a backsplash of ruby-colored tiles or back-painted glass... to your kitchen. That’s why a backsplash is a terrific place to add a dash of red.... if the Kitchen Cousins came to renovate my "80's.ugly kitchen - I would be open to... friendly" kitchen. We rarely attempt to relax in our kitchen - it's more of a loud, creative... use in a kitchen! Love the pop the red back splashes give these kitchens that otherwise..."
How to Design a Kitchen Island
Size, seating height, all those appliance and storage options ... here's how to clear up the kitchen island confusion
"The kitchen is one of the most complicated spaces to design in a house — and figuring... decide on a kitchen island size. While there's no set formula for figuring out how to... help. Kitchen designers Thomas Ahmann and Steve Justrich offer good advice for planning... planning your kitchen island, starting with asking yourself six basic questions.... comfortable kitchen. Too often I see kitchen islands that were designed for the magazine..."
Kitchen of the Week: Warm and Industrial in New Hampshire
Generous helpings of wood keep white subway tile and cabinets from feeling cold in a kitchen redesigned long-distance
"cold in a kitchen redesigned long-distance... re-create the kitchen. Kitchen at a Glance Location: New Hampshire Size: 230 square feet... Kitchen designer Karen Swanson of New England Design Works and the owner of this... Hampshire kitchen found each other on Houzz. “She liked some of the ideabooks I’d put... redesign her kitchen. It was the first time I got a client that way.” Swanson quickly found... keep the kitchen looking modern and clean. Lovely kitchen, I would like a little color..."
What to Consider With an Extra-Long Kitchen Island
More prep, seating and storage space? Check. But you’ll need to factor in traffic flow, seams and more when designing a long island
"geographic cousin in an ocean, an island in the kitchen serves as a central gathering... As our kitchens have become more and more connected to our living spaces, they’ve... Typical kitchen islands range between 7 and 10 feet; the long islands in this ideabook... in the kitchen together! The kitchen in my new old house is 24' long. I was considering... beautiful kitchen. I envy the amount of space in these kitchens. On a semi-related note:..."
Surprise Contender: Copper for Kitchen Countertops
Unexpected and full of character, copper is getting buffed for its growing appearance on the countertop scene
"for a kitchen makeover, you've probably spent hours debating countertop choices.... countertop cousins, this timeless favorite is growing in popularity, and it's worth adding... in my kitchen, over black galaxy granite counter. I am less pleased with my copper... in my kitchen! copper doesn't necessarily have to be expensive. You can make one... in my kitchen, and I have a love/hate relationship with them. Parts of them are..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Gray in the Kitchen
Try out Trout or shake up some Martini Shaker gray for a neutral-based kitchen that whispers of sophistication
"neutral-based kitchen that whispers of sophistication... for a kitchen in a hot climate — it will give your kitchen a cool and elegant vibe... picks for kitchens below, as well as 10 tasty kitchens on Houzz that feature this elegant... color in a kitchen, but that is quickly changing, as evidenced by the increasing number... gorgeous gray kitchens appearing on Houzz. Gray can appear austere and chilly compared..."
Kitchen of the Week: New Function, Flow — and Love — in Milwaukee
A traditional kitchen get an improved layout and updated finishes in a remodel that also yields a surprise
"traditional kitchen get an improved layout and updated finishes in a remodel that also... their kitchen. The closed-off room cut them off from guests in the dining room, and... Plus, the kitchen’s mustard-yellow countertops and worn-out cabinets lacked appeal. “It... their kitchen and the rest of their two-story 1929 bungalow home in Milwaukee, they... between the kitchen and the outdoors. New gray cabinetry, light gray walls, a white subway..."