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Kitchen of the Week: 1920s Renovation in California
An outmoded kitchen for a family gets modern amenities, a fresh teal-accented palette and smart lighting
"outmoded kitchen for a family gets modern amenities, a fresh teal-accented palette and... take this kitchen in Los Angeles from cramped to charming. The owners, a family of four... their kitchen to fit into the home's 1920s architecture but have all the modern amenities... For the renovation, designer Erica Islas knocked out walls, played with bright accents... shot of a kitchen renovation. I agree that it looks like a before shot of the kitchen..."
Kitchen of the Week: Renovation Honors New England Farmhouse’s History
Homeowners and their designer embrace a historic kitchen’s quirks while creating a beautiful and functional cooking space
"historic kitchen’s quirks while creating a beautiful and functional cooking space... However, the kitchen, which had undergone an unfortunate 1970s renovation, was not functional... into my kitchen! In my top 2 favorite kitchens. @calimaui- I'm with you on the pot... in this kitchen. I agree with those who find the stone trim between the kitchen and... Houzz kitchen. I can see several unique features in this kitchen at will be useful..."
Kitchen of the Week: Historic Queen Anne Renovation
Reclaimed 120-year-old shelving, soft materials and space-saving storage turned this outdated kitchen into a beautiful, functional space
"outdated kitchen into a beautiful, functional space... While renovating the kitchen, he didn't like the idea of trying to hide new appliances... "real" kitchen! Congrats on a fabulous top kitchen. Thanks ----------------------------... over the kitchen. Nothing Queen Anne about this kitchen, so I don't really get the... dated kitchen. I have a Queen Ann style home and I find the kitchen totally incongruous... real old kitchen had been in the basement, and the "modern" kitchen was the size of..."
Renovation Detail: The Kitchen Sink Window
Doing dishes is anything but a chore when a window lets you drift off into the view beyond the kitchen sink
"by the kitchen window. No matter what style kitchen you have, a window above the... realizing our kitchen's shortcomings, but a standout feature no matter what our renovation... above our kitchen sink. I often find myself washing dishes for longer than necessary... on the kitchen sink window is not even necessary. I plan to replace our double-hung... whole kitchen will be designed around my view from the kitchen sink. On any given..."
Houzz Tour: Kim's Red Kitchen Renovation
"gorgeous kitchen, did a fabulous job renovating it with a lot of care and attention... charming red kitchen a couple of weeks ago, when she posted its photos on Houzz. Kim, the... g her kitchen. "Twice Remembered is a tumble-down house that dreams of becoming a... entire renovation process. You should definitely check it out and pay Kim a visit... love her kitchen and her blog too. In fact, her blog was the very first blog I ever..."
Renovation Detail: The Kitchen Laundry Room
Do your whites while dishing up dinner — a washer and dryer in the kitchen or pantry make quick work of laundry
"in the kitchen or pantry make quick work of laundry... when we renovate our kitchen, the layout is the bee's knees. It allows for us to store... to your kitchen or outfit your butler's pantry, I highly recommend the kitchen laundry... into the kitchen, I was unsure how I would feel about washing my unmentionables and... have the kitchen table for folding and am often reminded to switch the laundry due to... in the kitchen. I had a kitchen laundry when I was first married and it was very..."
Renovation Detail: The Built-In Breakfast Nook
On the menu: one order of cozy seating with plentiful sides of storage. For the kitchen or any other room, built-ins fit the bill
"For the kitchen or any other room, built-ins fit the bill... My kitchen is crying for built-in breakfast-nook seating. As much as I love our bump-out... built-in kitchen banquette is one of my favorite spots my house and I often try to include... clients' kitchens. Looking forward to seeing your new built-ins soon, Rachel. Great... banquette or kitchen nook seating you want! They can also make the table too. I love the..."
Houzz Survey: Renovations Are Up in 2013
Home improvement projects are on the rise, with kitchens and baths still topping the popularity chart
"with kitchens and baths still topping the popularity chart... the year renovations come back. The number of U.S. Houzz users moving forward with... favor. Kitchen and bathroom renovations are the most common, closely followed by carpet... -Home-Renovation-This-Year--Houzz-Survey-Finds I'll be tackling my master bath in... that home renovations are "up" this year because of superstorm sandy....? I know I just... Our renovation division has seen a significant increase in customers who previously..."
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
"put your kitchen renovation back on track... particularly a kitchen remodel. Browse the Houzz discussion boards and you'll get a taste... of your kitchen remodel. We talked to three Houzz professionals — Ahmann, Steve Justrich... with new kitchens, and with new kitchen plans! I think a kitchen identified by "stuff"... entire kitchen start to finish. 1. Pick your "flavor"! A country kitchen? A sleek... do some renovations in my kitchen. The cabinets are in excellent shape. They are a..."
Houzz Tour: Life in Italy Inspires a California Renovation
Carrara marble countertops, colors from nature and midcentury modern style feature in a Cape Cod–style home's makeover
"for the kitchen renovation that I realized I had a knack for it." She also found a... their kitchen needed a makeover pronto. Their Cape Cod–style home was built in the... an Ikea kitchen. Thanks. Love your home designs especially the dresser ! can you tell... kettle. Renovations from the kitchen spilled over into the living room, where the fireplace... inspired our renovation," says Macias. "There is so much great cooking and eating, and we..."
Houzz Tour: Beautiful, Hardworking Cape Renovation
An 1820s home gets new life with beloved collections, new storage solutions and lots of natural light
"for a kitchen renovation for every one of them. While she waited, she filled her... extensive renovation, this 1820s petite Cape in Vermont still maintains a petite footprint... with this renovation! Renews my spirit for renovating my own house someday! Love this... perfect renovation, every detail planned and personal, to enhance day to day living... kind of renovation that reflects the client so well. It is cozy, warm, and makes those..."
8 Stylish Sink Types for Kitchens of All Kinds
Choose the wrong sink and your kitchen renovation efforts may go down the drain — these sinks will let you clean up in the style department
"and your kitchen renovation efforts may go down the drain — these sinks will let you... of your kitchen sink. It's worth going beyond the basics for this kitchen workhorse... for your kitchen renovation — at least one should fit your space and budget.... make your kitchen beautiful, but the sink can really set the stage. Consider one of these... reamy-Kitchen-traditional-kitchen-minneapolis My stainless sink is deep and large..."
Kitchen of the Week: Green and Gorgeous in California
An apple-green countertop color matches this kitchen renovation's green approach: ecofriendly floors, sustainably harvested wood and more
"matches this kitchen renovation's green approach: ecofriendly floors, sustainably harvested... wanted to renovate their kitchen to make it bold and happy. Of course, a countertop that... homey kitchen. "It's so cheerful, even a sunken soufflé won't bring you down in this... great kitchen! I love everything about this kitchen. I want this kitchen. It's... in my renovated kitchen. Meh When was this done ? Apple martini? Yum! I'll have..."
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
"of your kitchen renovation, for starters... inspires a kitchen's design. But when that appliance is an iconic Lacanche range, it's... space. Kitchen at a Glance Who lives here: A couple with 3 young children Location:... 'French kitchen' ! French kitchens are all very different. Kitchens in very many Paris... cook's kitchen. Or even a family kitchen where dinner gets cooked most days in a... French kitchen? My French grandmother would not say that is a French kitchen, believe..."
Houzz Tour: 1920's bungalow renovation
"Spaces renovated Kitchen and Bathroom Kitchen's update By changing the flow and... in the renovation of the kitchen so every inch of space had to be used. By unifying... house renovation by Bosworth Hoedemaker, was designed to transform the function and... and the kitchen. We're loving the end result of this magnificent inviting home.... of the kitchen it now works for entertaining and multiple chefs while the clean spare..."