Monthly Archives: November 2013

Painting a Kitchen

The thought of painting a kitchen can be overwhelming for most home owners. In these tough economic times, we all try to save where we can. One way to do this is to do some jobs around the house you … Continue reading

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How to Paint a Kitchen

This video shows how to paint a kitchen by starting to cut in which is necessary when painting any room but especially necessary when painting a kitchen. The gray color however is too dark for most kitchens. How To Paint … Continue reading

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Update a Kitchen

This video from Home Depot talks about various options that will help you update a kitchen. Sometimes people forget that a small investment can help to update a kitchen. As this video shows you can paint, change out the backsplash, … Continue reading

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Best Kitchen Cabinets

Best kitchen Cabinets A commonly asked question to kitchen designers is what are the best kitchen cabinets or how do I determine the best kitchen cabinets. There are a number of things to look for and I hope the following … Continue reading

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Glass Tiles Backsplash

Glass tile has become popular recently not only as borders in bathroom tile but in backsplashes also. It can look really good as a full wall as well. Glass tiles backsplash is usually more expensive but if you get the … Continue reading

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Kitchen Backsplash Ideas

Kitchen Backsplash ideas   When it comes to the kitchen backsplash it is my opinion that less is definitely more. You don’t want you attention to go only to the backslash when you have spent thousands on your cabinets. There … Continue reading

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Helpful Backsplash Tile Ideas

I am asked often to help select the backsplash for kitchens. This is best done after the 2 main items in the kitchen are selected namely the cabinets and the countertop. I like to also have the floor selection to … Continue reading

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Kitchen Cabinets Painted vs Stained

As a kitchen designer in NY, I get the question very often today as to whether the customer should install stained kitchen cabinets or painted ones. Most people are unaware that most of the pictures we see in the magazines … Continue reading

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Refacing to Update a Kitchen

This video shows you how you can update a kitchen by refacing your own cabinets. It can save you money but if you are picky this may not be the best option for you. Refacing kitchen cabinets has been around … Continue reading

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Kitchen Makeovers Make a Huge Difference in a Home

This video shows us how you can make the very best use of space when you update a kitchen. I love the layout here as it gives the most counter space and storage possible for the size of the space. … Continue reading

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