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Kitchen Counters: Elegant, Timeless Marble
Ever classic and with unrivaled beauty, marble countertops bespeak quiet luxury in the kitchen — with a few caveats
"classic and with unrivaled beauty, marble countertops bespeak quiet luxury in the kitchen... kitchen — with a few caveats... inimitable and unmistakable, a durability that keeps it in place for decades and a wide... French kitchens, this classic surface occupies a design territory all its own. With... coast) and maine.gov and the EPA warn about granite and radon. i would never use granite... redoing my kitchen soon and have been going over the ideas of granite or marble, and I..."
Kitchen of the Week: Big, Bold and Red in Texas
A cheerful red island, accessories with patina, and custom cabinetry give this 1960s kitchen a modern update
"patina, and custom cabinetry give this 1960s kitchen a modern update... short cabinets, and large console island and replaced everything with high-end c... a busy and growing family needing a kitchen that would allow them to cook, clean,... eat, and socialize smoothly. Ralph Stow and his team at Dallas Renovation Group... in the kitchen and building a large, bright red island, they designed a cheerful and... and stylish kitchen that works for everyone...."
Walk Through a Granite Countertop Installation — Showroom to Finish
"installation and how to maximize your investment... choosing and installing granite can be very confusing and misleading. I've done a lot... installations and have learned how the process should work. Follow along here and get a few... in your kitchen or bathroom is one of the best investments you can make for your home... have a kitchen and bath showroom and in response to Kyle's comment about the big... in one kitchen a few years ago and it was a disaster. We used Home Depot and I would..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part II
"granite as a counter surface. It does its job well and looks great for years. However, its... market for counter surfaces. There is no such thing as a perfect counter material, everything... plusses and minuses. The key is to learn about the strengths and weaknesses of each... Most counter fabricators will work with any natural stone, quartz composite or solid... material and then find the one that will work best for you...."
The Best Places to Stash Small Kitchen Appliances
Tucked-away places like nooks, pantries and dedicated cabinets keep your kitchen gadgets handy but out of the way
"pantries and dedicated cabinets keep your kitchen gadgets handy but out of the way... range and dishwasher — that we all know and that are must-haves for every kitchen... machines and so many more gadgets have become a part of our kitchens. But where do... appliance cabinet installed. The appliance cabinet shelf unlocks and pulls out and up... off the kitchen counter and puts it where we need it first thing in the morning! Some..."
Contractor Tips: Countertop Installation from Start to Finish
"From counter templates to ongoing care, a professional contractor shares what you... to use. Counter installation is one of the last things to happen in your kitchen or... template day and helpful tips for after the counters are installed. More: How to Remodel... preparation — and installing a countertop involves a lot more than considering which materials... template, all cabinets must be permanently installed — nothing can move between template..."
Defining a Look: European Eclectic Kitchens
"many wall cabinets (and still find storage)... above counter height to be open and airy, as it is in many European kitchens. That... I am a kitchen designer, I do cook, and I have lots of kitchen stuff which needs a... of wall cabinets has such an impact on a kitchen's overall look, it never ceases to... respond to a kitchen on a gut level it often has the marked lack of wall cabinets. I'm not... European kitchen without giving up storage, but this is a style of compromises. Here..."
Learn the Lingo of Kitchen Cabinet Door Styles
Understand door types, materials and cabinet face construction to make the right choice when you shop
"materials and cabinet face construction to make the right choice when you shop... Cabinets make a big style statement in kitchens, bathrooms and living rooms, and... fronts and side panels come in a wide range of options and prices. To learn about... types and why some cost more than others, I visited Canyon Creek Cabinet’s large... Washington, and O.B. Williams’ smaller custom shop in Seattle.... overlay kitchens in the past five years and doing custom was not much more and allowed..."
Mix and Match Your Kitchen Cabinet Styles
"for a kitchen all your own... unforgettable kitchen. Mixing and matching cabinet finishes and colors is one of my favorite... for a kitchen. It's a bold move and most people are not quite ready to make that... painted cabinets, or whether they should be light or dark? Pick both for an unforgettable... modern kitchen your guests will be telling their friends about.... mixed our kitchen up with blonde oak on the kitchen island and white cabinetry all around..."
Storage Surprise: Turn Colorful Tool Cabinets Into Fun Furniture
Reimagine your handy chests as nightstands, bar carts and kitchen storage for a bright interior alternative
"carts and kitchen storage for a bright interior alternative... cabinets and toolboxes, bringing these handy pieces from garages and sheds into bedrooms... bedrooms, kitchens, living rooms and bathrooms. Glossy baked-enamel finishes add industrial... trick, and lately designers have been turning their attention to classic tool cabinets... black, and there's steel too. Would you roll one of these tool chests into the house..."
High-Contrast Kitchens for Every Style
"Black and white kitchens go modern, rustic or traditional with ease... cabinets and countertops in laminates were king, and jet black was the ultimate in... black in a kitchen can look contemporary, modern, even traditional and rustic. Still not... black kitchen still take you back to the harsh look of the '80s? You know, when cabinets... beautiful kitchens to become a believer that black is back.... photo 10 and keep the counters in similar tones and do just the island/cabinets in..."
Show, Don't Store, Your Kitchenware
"linens and more in plain sight for attractive kitchen organizing... is the kitchen. And for good reason. The kitchen is usually the go-to spot in the... drinking and conversation. And because the kitchen is a multifunctional space, it's... access and to put away. But kitchen tools that fit perfectly in the old home oftentimes... begins and ends. Guests will also gravitate toward this high-traffic area because... Luckily, the kitchen is one room in particular where you can get creative with your storage..."
From the Pros: How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets
Want a major new look for your kitchen or bathroom cabinets on a DIY budget? Don't pick up a paintbrush until you read this
"for your kitchen or bathroom cabinets on a DIY budget? Don't pick up a paintbrush until... right cabinet color can transform your kitchen or bathroom's look. And because replacing... specifically kitchen cabinets — is that it's finished with a glossy product designed to... painting cabinets can be an affordable and lasting design solution. See what four painting... wipeable, and that same property prevents paint from sticking to it," says painter Alex..."
Create a Family Landing Zone
"your kitchen table and counters clear with a place designed for mail, bags and keys... morning and keeps your kitchen clutter-free at the end of the day. Here are some s... in your kitchen designated as the mail, key, bag drop? Create a family landing zone... the mail and bags first and not having it end up on the dining table. When kids and... product ads and very little ideas. I agree with jsheffield : GREAT title and idea......."
Using White Marble: Hot Debate Over a Classic Beauty
"Carrara and Calacatta marble, with their classic white and gray veining, has been used... the look and contractors wary of wear. So I decided to bring in tile and marble expert... homes and public venues. But these days, this natural marble is striking up a debate... contractors and designers. We all love the look, but the debate about the maintenance and... and wearability is bringing up questions about when white marble is appropriate to..."