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Kitchen of the Week: Updated French Country Style Centered on a Stove
What to do when you've got a beautiful Lacanche range? Make it the star of your kitchen renovation, for starters
"you've got a beautiful Lacanche range? Make it the star of your kitchen renovation, for... center of attention. Designer Karla Barton of McBurney Junction built a section of... the rest of this warm, French country–style space. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here:... inspires a kitchen's design. But when that appliance is an iconic Lacanche range, it's... wallpaper and a travertine tile backsplash. Two islands, statement lighting and a symmetrical..."
Kitchen of the Week: Resurrecting History on a New York Farm
Built with a 1790 barn frame, this modern-rustic kitchen on a working farm honors the past and makes connections in the present
"with a 1790 barn frame, this modern-rustic kitchen on a working farm honors the... the nick of time from demolition, a 1790 barn frame now contains an updated kitchen... the new kitchen's layout. A Scandinavian-inspired color palette keeps the room light... one. Kitchen at a Glance Location: Hudson Valley, New York Size: 1,553 square feet... including the kitchen, dining area and living space (kitchen alone: 650 square feet)..."
Kitchen of the Week: New Traditional Style in a 1900s Home
A more open layout gives a Seattle kitchen much-needed breathing room, while classic materials maintain its character
"A more open layout gives a Seattle kitchen much-needed breathing room, while classic... has tons of charm, but the kitchen was dark and closed off, with just enough space for... for a mini fridge. Sarah Henry of Gaspar's Construction worked with the family on... on a renovation to increase the kitchen's size to 12 by 12 feet and add modern co... workable as a kitchen, a real place for a cook and 2. I love the fact that it looks so..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Warm and Eco-Friendly Update
"A Seattle Couple Remodels Their 1920s Kitchen With Reclaimed and Salvaged Materials... moved into a 1920s Craftsman-style house, remodeling the kitchen was one of the first... original kitchen had been built in a galley style and was far too small to do any serious... facet of this home's design. Parker, who is the founder of Microhouse in Seattle,... the sake of sustainability, but also to preserve the style of the home. "Our goal was..."
Pearls of Wisdom From a Real-Life Kitchen Remodel
What your best friend would tell you if you were embarking on a renovation and she'd been there, done that
"embarking on a renovation and she'd been there, done that... wanted: a sleek, neutral kitchen with lots of counter and cupboard space. It's not... maybe a couple of things I would change, but for the most part, I got exactly what... remodeled our kitchen and dining room in 2011 (you can see the whole house here). Recently... Recently, a friend who is about to embark on her own remodel asked me what I wish I had... thought of before making certain design decisions. I am mostly thrilled with our..."
A World Tour of Compact Kitchens
"square foot of their small kitchens count... freedom. A smaller kitchen creates a more intimate environment for serving and cooking... Best of all, I can give my entire San Francisco kitchen a good scrubbing in 10 minutes... having a small kitchen. Some people might cringe at having only 25 square feet to... compact kitchen and share what you love most about the space. The ideas came from New... are some of our favorites, all under 100 square feet...."
10 Elements of Today's State-of-the-Art Kitchens
New technology, smart kitchen layouts and the hottest new appliances will make you feel like a Top Chef
"smart kitchen layouts and the hottest new appliances will make you feel like a Top... think of when it comes to state-of-the-art kitchens are appliances, with good reason;... let's take a look at some state-of-the-art kitchens and 10 elements for the cookspace... give you a restaurant-inspired workspace. With a busy-cooking holiday season upon us... Give me a compact work triangle and a massive island of workspace and I'm a happy cook..."
Smart Investments in Kitchen Cabinetry — a Realtor's Advice
Get expert info on what cabinet features are worth the money, for both you and potential buyers of your home
"average cost of a kitchen remodel is $50,000, though the real cost can vary widely, depending... much of that expense. Make the most of this big purchase by treating your new cabinets... The kitchen is the most expensive room in the house to build. The national average... scope of the project and the materials you choose. New cabinetry can take up much... I'd be a bit leery of building a kitchen in the hope of pleasing a future buyer, as..."
Kitchen of the Week: Vintage Appeal for a Texas Bungalow
Retro touches keep this 1920s kitchen in character, while sustainable materials give it ecofriendly cred
"1920s kitchen in character, while sustainable materials give it ecofriendly cred... character. Kitchen at a Glance Location: Old West Austin neighborhood of Austin, Texas... owner of this 1920s bungalow loved her home's character but wanted to include some... the new kitchen's design. Designer Cindy Black and Davenport Building Solutions looked... how much a remodel like this costs? All I see is a neat fridge in this kitchen So where..."
Guest Picks: Elements of a Kitchen Makeover
"need for a kitchen renovation — including the sink... A kitchen makeover, whether a complete redesign or a mere swap of appliances, will... share of troubles. A great way to decrease the stress brought on by this type of... amount of necessities a kitchen requires, along with any wish-list pieces (separate... this list of essentials (plus a few jazzy extras) as a guide for completing operation... how some of your dreams for the space may fall through the cracks if you're unprepared..."
Houzz Tour: A Fixer-Upper Becomes a Labor of Love
A thrifty spirit and endless vision enable a hardworking Kansas couple to create a charming home on a small budget
"A thrifty spirit and endless vision enable a hardworking Kansas couple to create... create a charming home on a small budget... Katherine. A few weeks later, she chanced upon the house online; the rest is history.... do lots of cosmetic things before we had 50 guests at our house for our backyard wedding... Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Katherine and Conan Fugit Location: Wichita, Kansas... was once a women's lodging house...."
Kitchen of the Week: A Separate Peace for a Manhattan Studio
"tricks help a petite urban kitchen look not just separate, but visually distinct... oak for a stronger distinction between the two areas. A clean palette of white marble... space. Kitchen at a Glance Location: West Village neighborhood of Manhattan Size:... co-founder of Best & Company lined the pass-through with a contrasting bleached oak... separate her kitchen from her living and sleeping space as much as possible. Rather than..."
Kitchen of the Week: A Fresh Combination of New and Old
"New York kitchen. The owners are a busy and professional family — the husband is a... Posillico of AMi Designs to create a space elegant enough for cocktail parties but informal... wife is a screenwriter. The family entertains often, so the couple hired Carmela Posillico... "This is a great old waterfront home, so I wanted the light cabinetry to reflect the... eclectic mix of furnishings and textures, which give the space an inviting, warm and interesting..."
Roof Overhangs Project Lower Energy Costs
"Make a dramatic style statement and lower home energy bills with a deep roof overhang... spent. A good overhang will also allow more winter light to penetrate a building than... effectiveness of an overhang decreases, says the U.S. Department of Energy. Even if you... cooling costs, large roof overhangs can still provide shelter and help protect a house... taking a break from heat and humidity. But no matter your locale, there is one building..."
Kitchen of the Week: Salvage Meets High End in Vancouver
Reclaimed fir floors and a salvage-yard gate cozy up to choice appliances in a warm and sophisticated Canadian kitchen
"floors and a salvage-yard gate cozy up to choice appliances in a warm and sophisticated... space into a wine bar and an appliance garage. In the rest of the kitchen bamboo countertops... cabinets have a sophisticated, contemporary look. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here: Dave... A flood proved to be a blessing for Dave and Karen Hayley; water damage became an... galley kitchen more personality and space. The Hayleys designed their kitchen with..."