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Kitchen of the Week: Turquoise Cabinets Snazz Up a Space-Savvy Eat-In
"gives a row 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... create a look that reflects the homeowners' style and the home's roots. Kitchen... Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here: First-time homeowners, a couple Location: Jersey City... square feet Kitchen cost: About $58,000, including demolition, custom cabinets, adding..."
A Rainbow of Colorful Kitchen Accessories
"to the Kitchen with Mixers, Pots and Espresso Machines... on the cost of a renovation, keeping those gorgeous cooking accouterments in plain... in the kitchen? You could break out the paint rollers and drop cloths, consider a... spectrum of hues. Or, you could reach inside your cupboard. If you've got a few pots... more (a gentle reminder I could always use). Here, we've compiled some of our favorite... favorite kitchen accessories in every color of the rainbow. Not only do they look great..."
Kitchen of the Week: Going Elegant and Bright in a 1900s Home
Dark and closed off no more, this Atlanta kitchen now has a classic look, increased natural light and a more open plan
"Atlanta kitchen now has a classic look, increased natural light and a more open plan... wanted. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here: A couple and their 2 grown children Location:... Atlanta kitchen wasn't working very well with the rest of the historic home. It had... and few of the home's 1900s features remained in this part of the house. "The addition... design a new kitchen and attached lounge that better suit the house and their lives..."
Kitchen of the Week: Brilliant Blue Cabinets in a Modern Setting
Lacquered turquoise gives this Lake Austin kitchen a cheerful look without compromising the clean lines
"Austin kitchen a cheerful look without compromising the clean lines... A jolt of turquoise cabinetry instantly catches the eye in this modern Lake Austin... Lacquered to a high shine, the cabinets warm the kitchen's clean lines. Piper and Kanton... wanted a modern, hard-wearing kitchen, but they weren't sure what it should look like... the help of architect JC Schmeil at Merzbau Design Collective and a few successful decisions..."
8 Low-Cost Ways to Personalize a Front Entrance
Make a fantastic first impression with color, plants and other design-minded details for your entryway
"Make a fantastic first impression with color, plants and other design-minded details... jazzing up a front entrance doesn't have to cost a fortune. Try these eight strategies to... outside of the house — and especially my front entry — deserves its share of the love... impression of a home, and my entry is best described as mousy. Fortunately, jazzing... funnel most of mine to interior improvements: furniture, fabric, tchotchkes. But lately..."
Kitchen of the Week: Turquoise Tile and a Dining Nook for 16
Entertaining is a piece of cake in this remodeled beauty with an extra-large stove and seating for a crowd
"ng is a piece of cake in this remodeled beauty with an extra-large stove and seating... builder-grade kitchen in Rancho Santa Fe, California, these homeowners wanted something that... creating a custom island that can accommodate everything from prep work to serving.... A reclaimed wood plank, bold turquoise backsplash and custom dining nook add character... heard of a pot-filler before - what an excellent idea! Not a fan of pot fillers in..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Midcentury Marvel in Santa Barbara
Globe lights, pegboard and walnut evoke 1950s flair — and you'll love the indoor-outdoor breakfast bar
"the rest of the home. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here: A New York–based couple... built in a breakfast bar with a bifold window and updated the materials with a few modern... loved the kitchen's quirky character but wanted to open up the 1950s layout. Designer... oven in a kitchen this size = not a lot of cooking. love the pass thru to the outside... off the kitchen completely which is a nice touch- the drawback of an open kitchen is..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Galley Kitchen in Wine Country
Smart reorganizing, budget-friendly materials and one splurge give a food-loving California family more space, storage and efficiency
"splurge give a food-loving California family more space, storage and efficiency... A San Francisco family craving a country getaway found a house in nearby Sonoma that... for the kitchen. Kathryn Clark and her family had envisioned a weekend home where they... this kitchen's layout, using smart spatial planning, plenty of natural light and... and a mix of high- and low-budget items.... galley kitchen lacked the space and style they were hoping for. Without altering..."
Make a Cute and Low-Cost Rolling Table
"Turn a free salvage spool into a chic outdoor party table with an easy-to-make slipcover... There's a long list of furnishings you can create with these handy salvaged spools... needs a quick facelift, I like to create inexpensive, easy and resourceful furnishings... is one of my favorite base pieces to start with. I've been making upholstered ottomans... you're in a time and budget crunch. The spools can be used pretty much as is if you..."
Kitchen of the Week: Bold Chevrons for a Backsplash
Blue and white zigzags punctuate an otherwise all-white kitchen, completely gutted and redesigned for a Northern California homeowner
"all-white kitchen, completely gutted and redesigned for a Northern California homeowner... ready for a brand-new look — including a dramatically different kitchen. After gutting... Davin of Jute Interior Design put in classic Shaker cabinetry and stainless steel... only with a bold and bright backsplash. An open layout visually expands the 12- by 12-foot... Replacing a backsplash is a big deal for me so I would keep that a bit more easy to live..."
5 Gifts for the Home They'll Love — That Cost Next to Nothing
"didn't cost kids a dime and often made Mom and Dad happier than a macaroni necklace... the gift of action. An afternoon or two of your time spent bettering a loved one's home... Most of us don't really need more stuff, so avoid cluttering up your loved ones'... poll! A night of two of free babysitting is one of the best gifts you can give to... this over a scarf any day! Being given a gift of someones time is one of the most priceless..."
Try DIY Plywood Flooring for High Gloss, Low Cost
Yup, you heard right. Laid down and shined up, plywood can run with the big flooring boys at an affordable price
"floor of a Hawaiian beach shop. Instantly falling in love with its warm and patinated... right type of wood and ply can make plywood a very practical flooring choice. While Dalley... it in a high-traffic area, it made for an affordable, clean and warm floor for their... flooring for a bedroom Location: Ely, Nevada Size: 160 square feet Budget: $700; about $4... square in a shop on a panel saw. This is a critical element of the project success. We..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Budget Makeover in Massachusetts
For less than $3,000 (not including appliances), a designing couple gets a new kitchen that honors the past
"appliances), a designing couple gets a new kitchen that honors the past... re in a fun, fresh way. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here: Elizabeth and Rick... intention of bringing it back to life. Although the kitchen was closed off and covered... on her kitchen wish list. The Massachusetts interior designer craved history instead... remodeling costs. Repainting cabinetry, maintaining decorative details and keeping structural..."
10 Low-Cost Tweaks to Help Your Home Sell
Put these inexpensive but invaluable fixes on your to-do list before you put your home on the market
"checklist of cheaper to-do’s before hanging that for-sale sign.... stunk of paint fumes. The carpet was a bit of a mess and needed to be restretched... live in a dark house. I am a Realtor and I have a lot of clients who will say that... do make a difference in creating an appearance of a well-maintained home and for a... to glue a sheet of Masonite over a gashed door, then priming and painting is a great... evidence of leakage. A basement that is cleaned out with a fresh coat of paint -- or..."
Kitchen of the Week: Cheery Retro Style for a 1913 Kitchen
"take on a vintage look in a Portland kitchen that honors the home's history... are part of many older homes' charm. But a 1970s remodel had covered up most of the... created a blank slate for building a new period-appropriate kitchen in their 1913 home... spirit of this space back to life. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here: David Spencer... Oregon, kitchen. Homeowners David Spencer and Jerry Petty stripped the kitchen down..."