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Design Dilemma: My Kitchen Needs Help!
"with new countertops, light fixtures, paint and hardware... and pink countertop. She would love a black-and-white kitchen with a modern, vintag... great countertops (black)?? ANY advice is appreciated. My poor home needs help! "... to new countertops. Read on for 8 quick fixes you can start on now. See Christine's... paint your countertops called "Countertop transformations". Definitely don't just plunk... the 3rd lighting pic: For an additional source option, Christina may also wish to..."
12 Ways to Light Your Kitchen With LEDs
See how to use new energy-saving lights to illuminate your kitchen, light a countertop and add style, too
"energy-saving lights to illuminate your kitchen, light a countertop and add style, too... for task lighting, general room lighting and accent lighting. Here are some sensible-style... s, or light-emitting diodes, are energy-saving light sources that last for years... under-cabinet lighting. Love the light quality. pamela rodriguez: LEDs are more than fine... incandescent light. It sounds like LEDs are the answer to my lighting challenges. But where..."
Countertop + Backsplash: Making the Perfect Match
Zero in on a kitchen combo you'll love with these strategies and great countertop-backsplash mixes for inspiration
"unlimited countertop and backsplash choices can feel overwhelming. I've had homeowners... successful countertop and backsplash combinations to help you plan your own mix of kitchen... Showroom lighting can be very different from your lighting at home!! I was more careful... finished lighting in place. make sure your low voltage under cabinet lights are in... tchen-countertops-and-backsplashes. A nice light makes a backsplash also look awesome..."
Ecofriendly Materials: Kitchen Countertops
Going green in the kitchen opens the door to unusual countertop materials that are beautiful, durable and kind to the planet
"unusual countertop materials that are beautiful, durable and kind to the planet... are some countertops that get the green light.... For countertops, there are three meaningful certifications I seek: *GreenGuard... Great countertop info. Thanks! I was not aware of the paper countertops...shame... concrete countertops with broken traffic light lenses as a mix and first started that... reflect more light into the bathroom. It's a small window lighting a largei-sh bathroom..."
Kitchen of the Week: Light, Chalkboard and Midcentury Style
Salvaged chalkboard countertops and walnut veneer star in an ecofriendly renovation of a Seattle family's midcentury kitchen
"chalkboard countertops and walnut veneer star in an ecofriendly renovation of a Seattle... chalkboard countertops and stainless steel appliances were all installed for a classic... board as a countertop? Old walnut veneer? A mix of mismatched 60's, 70's light fixtures... block the light. I would be very interested in knowing how the re-purposed counter tops... as a countertop, I would be curious about its longevity, but I think it can be a..."
12 Ways A Kitchen Countertop Changes Everything
"scale. The countertop is a player! 12 ways the countertop expresses itself in the kitchen... connect. A countertop can "speak" to the kitchen as a whole via light or darkness, soft... want your countertop to say? Why? When visualizing your countertop, remember the "layer"... than the countertop does, e.g. a modern, bold, countertop with traditional/eclectic/other... kitchen countertop takes a lead in determining how our kitchen designs will be perceived..."
7 Low-Maintenance Countertops for Your Dream Kitchen
Fingerprints, stains, resealing requirements ... who needs ’em? These countertop materials look great with little effort
"These countertop materials look great with little effort... granite countertop and a layout that made workflow easy, I couldn’t understand why... black countertop to shine. And even then, the shine lasted only until someone set... nance countertop. Granite was instantly out, not only because of my bad experience... granite countertop but because I didn’t want to have to reseal it annually, even though... kitchen countertops to consider during your next remodel...."
5 Favorite Granites for Gorgeous Kitchen Countertops
See granite types from white to black in action, and learn which cabinet finishes and fixture materials pair best with each
"ing a countertop material for your kitchen remodel or new build is a big decision... once the countertop hurdle is over, then there is cabinet selection. I like granite... these countertop selections and how they seamlessly blend with either painted or... with the lights on, the countertop is too dark to see what you are doing. Bianco Romano... soapstone countertops (not a lot of actual countertops in an open floor plan) and granite..."
Kitchen Countertops 101: Choosing a Surface Material
"kitchen countertop materials. The options may surprise you... face-lift, countertops are a central part of the look. And you may be daunted by the wealth... market; countertop surfaces range from well-known butcher block to less common materials... Installing a Countertop, From Start to Finish... allows light to penetrate the cabinets below, lighting up an otherwise dark interior... peperino countertop To those interested in the recycled glass countertops, this is a..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part II
"kind of countertop? Try sodalite, zinc, limestone, onyx and more... Good countertop? I'm surprised quartz, like Caesarstone or Silestone weren't mentioned... soapstone countertop and I absolutely love it. It has a blue-green vein running through... assumed my countertops are stainless steel. Now I think they may be zinc. My home was... soapstone countertops. It lasts much longer than an application of mineral oil alone..."
Your Guide to 15 Popular Kitchen Countertop Materials
"kitchen countertop materials handily in one place to help you find the choice that... counters: light grout gets dark stains and dark grout gets light stains, it's not easier... for a countertop it won't hold up - NOT! All this fancy countertop stuff is pushed... Quartz countertops or Laminate countertops in kitchens, compared to granite. Granite... loved that countertop. For my new house I made a solid cherry (wood) countertop with..."
Wonderful Wood Countertops for Kitchen and Bath
Yes, you can enjoy beautifully warm wood counters near water sans worry (almost), with the right type of wood and sealer
"with wood countertops really think about their care and maintenance. I went to several... had wood countertops in a kitchen or bathroom, around 90 percent of the comments I read... of a countertop made of live edge English Wych Elm with Durata wood countertop finish... wooden countertops in this kitchen. My mother-in-law had wooden countertops on one... of the countertop that I use for making pastries. The rest of the countertop surfaces..."
Kitchen Countertop Materials: 5 More Great Alternatives to Granite
Get a delightfully different look for your kitchen counters with lesser-known materials for a wide range of budgets
"kitchen countertop choices. But they’re not right for everyone. Before you settle on... stores for countertops too. Helene, I used ceramic tile on my countertop but I wanted... rentals.(light beigeish color) i love the look of tile countertops. I loved that... border and light inset. The dark didn't show anything, but the light color in the center... than many countertops. Someone above mentioned Vetrazzo recycled glass countertops. I..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part III
"for new countertop materials. Well, folks looking for something else will be relieved... year new countertop types like Recycled Glass Countertops and Quartz Countertops have... strip lights to make it glow. I'm curious about recycled glass countertops that I... kitchen countertop material? Thank you. There's usually a one to two cm build underneath... resin countertops. They are similar to the Richlite and the look of the flamed granite..."
How to Care for Your Countertops
"granite countertops in PA with hardly any fuss to keep them looking nice. We decided... granite countertops in our new house in Costa Rica. It has been a nightmare. The... it's a light color Silestone which is what I have in mind? Thanks To Jan Yatsko:... from my light-colored granite from an area where a bowl had been sitting but I didn't... marble countertops in the kitchen? Had no idea they would stain and show everything..."