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Cooking With Color: When to Use Yellow in the Kitchen
Perk up your kitchen with a burst of Pineapple Delight or a dollop of Top Banana on the walls, cabinets or countertops
"visible light compared with other colors, it's best to limit brighter shades of this... exterior light, interior light, furniture. If you really care, take your time. You... looks light and bright. I love my light yellow kitchen walls. I used Wyndham Cream... advice on countertop redo and back splash....right now the countertop is the original... creates light for working and atmosphere. I agree that yellow is hard to get right..."
Coming Soon: Turn Your Kitchen Counter Into a Touch Screen
Discover how touch projection technology might turn your tables and countertops into iPad-like devices — and sooner than you think
"tables and countertops into iPad-like devices — and sooner than you think... projected light and camera sensors. This has long been a central feature of Microsoft... on the countertop - you'd have to keep that part of the countertop clear so you could... kitchen countertop when it was in the way. Kissedbycows. Thank you for letting me... of the countertop. The dining room tablet has games projected onto that surface, as..."
Kitchen of the Week: A D.C. Row House Honors Tradition
Traditional fixtures, a farmhouse sink and wood countertops give a newly redone kitchen a classic feel
"and wood countertops give a newly redone kitchen a classic feel... and a light-filled dining nook have given the space a fresh look that could comfortably... block countertops warms up spaces with a lot of white. The more ornate, the sooner... Now wood countertops, traditional fixtures and a farmhouse sink give the kitchen a fresh... Daltile; countertop: oak butcherblock, Ikea Although eliminating upper cabinets sacrificed..."
12 Ways to Make Your Home Feel New Again
Treat your furniture, walls, floors and countertops to some TLC, to give them a just-bought look for a fraction of the cost
"floors and countertops to some TLC, to give them a just-bought look for a fraction of... possible light. You may find that after giving what you already have a little extra... whole new light and it would seem 'new' without spending 1 cent. I totally agree. I... your wood countertops by gently sanding the area; then rub in a food-grade mineral oil..."
Houzzers Say: Dream Kitchen Must-Haves
"clean countertops and convenience top the list... ordering the light bulbs from a lighting store Dominion Lighting and Annapolis Lighting... of the countertop), as well as the outlet strips and lighting by Task. Houzz has... per each light. Dimmers are best as you use only the light level you need and the life... counter lighting, and pullouts space savers! I think those hampers are actually in... in the countertop so that compost can be put right into the bin below. I've seen these..."
3 Steps to Choosing Kitchen Finishes Wisely
Lost your way in the field of options for countertop and cabinet finishes? This advice will put your kitchen renovation back on track
"options for countertop and cabinet finishes? This advice will put your kitchen renovation... looking at countertops and plan on going light and solid surface. The kitchen is large... wanted a light countertop. (I did originally want the Ceasar stone Grey honed finish)... with the light honed material as my countertop. They also paired the white subway tile... white, light gray, yellow, light/mid blue or lighter (natural birch, natural maple)..."
Trick Out Your Kitchen Backsplash for Storage and More
"ee up countertop space and keep often-used items handy by making your backsplash... heat of lights and away from light itself! I've always thought pans over the stove... had a light which was nice. Wine needs to be away from heat and lights. Also leaving... recessed lighting from the box stores. The red light bulbs I think were box store items... type of lighting to use over the island and counter-top? For those in rented spaces..."
Kitchen Counters: Stunning, Easy-Care Engineered Quartz
There's a lot to like about this durable blend of quartz and resin for kitchen countertops, and the downsides are minimal
"kitchen countertops, and the downsides are minimal... chameleon of countertops. Whether you love modern or traditional, apple green or ecru,... granite countertop. I view the risk of thermal shock damaging my countertop as likely... down the countertops much more often than if the countertops were of a polished finish... our last countertop was the quartz type countertop and I loved it but I noticed that... shitake countertop. We are thinking of it for all of our bathroom countertops. Is it..."
Kitchen Counters: Concrete, the Nearly Indestructible Option
Infinitely customizable and with an amazingly long life span, concrete countertops are an excellent option for any kitchen
"concrete countertops are an excellent option for any kitchen... of the countertop competition. Learn more below and see whether concrete counters... throughout the countertop. The two guru's of concrete countertops are Buddy Rhodes and Cheng... taken lightly. We've been using concrete countertops in our client's design/build... markup on countertops at a countertop shop is insane. It is absolutely ludicrous. And..."
Kitchen Counters: Durable, Easy-Clean Soapstone
Give bacteria the boot and say sayonara to stains with this long-lasting material that's a great choice for kitchen and bath countertops
"was the countertop material of choice due to its chemically inert composition (meaning... on the countertop, the countertop will lighten in colour or turn back to grey, eg... soapstone countertops warts and all. If you like an unpolished countertop, soapstone... soapstone countertop on our island for four years now and we LOVE it! It is Quebec soapstone... stone countertops are going to run between 70-100 a square foot installed. Interestingly..."
How to Recycle Your Kitchen
Instead of adding to the junk pile — and paying landfill fees — get rid of old appliances, cabinets and countertops the ecofriendly way
"cabinets and countertops the ecofriendly way... granite countertops — can be easily recycled with the right charity or facility. Here... pre-fabbed countertop to give myself room to work. Under cabinet lights completed the... The countertop was the ledge for the chalk and eraser. Countertops can be cut... Many countertops with sink holes only work with certain cabinet combinations but... track lighting were reinstalled in a basement workroom; our original 1920's hardwood..."
Standouts From the 2014 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show
"collisions. Countertops that look like alligator skin. These were some of the offerings... Love the countertop in the last pic but that was all and without the bottle. Are we... with a light bulb in it? (Oh, and the sound of silence of a $2000 Bosch dishwasher... a red light on the floor so you know it's actually running! Best of all, it actually... glass countertop is pretty ghastly imo - looks like vintage Formica, ironically enough..."
Kitchen Counters: Tile, the Choice for Affordable Durability
DIYers and budget-minded remodelers often look to this countertop material, which can last for decades with the right maintenance
"to this countertop material, which can last for decades with the right maintenance... Tile countertops can be rich in old-world charm or masquerade as luxe stone slabs... tile countertops might be the right surface for you.... a tile countertop in my kitchen and I HATE it, it has to be the worst countertop there... years. Light colored tiles with light colored grout .. I use baking soda and a scrub... our tile countertops. Family life and daily use were not easy...grains of salt and..."
Kitchen Counters: High-Tech Solid Surfaces Make Maintenance Easy
Sculpted by heat and nonporous by nature, solid-surface countertops bring imagination and low maintenance to the kitchen
"solid-surface countertops bring imagination and low maintenance to the kitchen... rface countertops are the stuff of George Jetson, in which high-tech plastics can... cutting-edge countertop right for your kitchen? Read on to learn more. Compare: More kitchen... quartz countertops from Web Don. The maintenance on these countertops are so low.... leaves a light orange stain on the countertop that I have to use a Scotch-Brite pad..."
10 Modern Marble Looks
Marble has broken free of the standard kitchen countertop slab and is showing up on bathtub backsplashes, modern dining tables and more
"kitchen countertop slab and is showing up on bathtub backsplashes, modern dining tables... on our countertops and tile "marble" in the shower. It looks exactly the same and... kitchen countertops!! I have crema marfil marble for my kitchen island and have had... right light. That part is terrible!! I love the contrast in color, the rest of... of my countertops are absolute black granite. But in retrospect, I probably should..."