Kitchen & Bathroom Remodeling Tips

Looking for tips to remodel your bathroom or kitchen? Learn from our experts on the latest trends and projects you should be taking on.

How do we live in our kitchens?

How do we live in our kitchens?

Mar 23, 2020Your kitchen is the heart of your home. “Life” happens here. Think about how you and your family use the kitchen now and what new things you would like to be able to do in your newly remodeled space. Does your family eat meals together in the kitchen? If...

Top 10 Kitchen Upgrades

May 29, 2018Hannah Wigton, writer for Susquehanna Style, shared her Top Ten Kitchen Upgrades that a homeowner might consider. I thought the article was really well done, and her top-ten list includes: Contrasting cabinetry Old fashioned flooring Carefree countertops...

The open concept continues to grow

May 29, 2018I love talking about design trends and CBS Money Watch writer, Ilyce Glink, asked me to share my thoughts on what to expect in 2014. Now, kitchens open up into the living space Appliance designers are creating appliances that can seamlessly blend into the...

Kitchen Appliance’s New Aesthetic

May 29, 2018A little piece by Bloomberg Businessweek on the new aesthetic of kitchen appliances. Caroline Winter is the writer. new aesthetic involves more furniture-like appliances, with rounded edges and handles, less metallic sheen, and sometimes even a little...

Thinking Kitchen Remodel? Avoid These 8 Trends

May 29, 2018Forbes featured a few comments of mine in their online article that discusses what NOT to do in a kitchen remodel. Read more to see their list of remodeling “dont’s.” Forbes.com, “Thinking Kitchen Remodel? Avoid These 8 Trends”, May, 2013...

How to Choose the Right Kitchen Floor

May 29, 2018 Mary Boone, contributor to the Zillow Blog, was kind enough to interview me at length about choosing the right floor for your kitchen. Consider look and function Ceramic tile, porcelain tile, hardwood, laminate, vinyl, concrete pros and cons Zillow...

Classic Style, Clean Lines and Hands-Free

May 29, 2018Particia Garcia of the New Home Source reported on the latest trends in faucets and fixtures for the kitchen and bathroom. Highlights of the article include: Consumers are demanding products that are smaller, practical and efficient products that makes...

Five tips for a masterful bath remodel

May 29, 2018Consumer Reports offered its readers five tips for choosing ways to remodel your bathroom that will increase both your pleasure and return on the investment. Bathrooms have replaced kitchens as the most remodeled room in the home—their smaller footprint...

Decisions, Decisions, Decisions.

May 29, 2018 We have asked if you are ready to remodel your kitchen and we have talked about cooking appliances.  Soon we will discuss the nuances of refrigeration, clean up accessories and other helpful items for you to consider. However, first we need to offer...

How Do You Want To Cook In Your New Kitchen?

May 29, 2018The question may seem silly at first but consider this; cooking appliances occupy nearly as much space in the kitchen as do counter tops. Therefore, consideration of these questions now will have a huge impact on the design and layout later: 1. Do you want...

How do we live in our kitchens?

How do we live in our kitchens?

Mar 23, 2020Your kitchen is the heart of your home. “Life” happens here. Think about how you and your family use the kitchen now and what new things you would like to be able to do in your newly remodeled space. Does your family eat meals together in the kitchen? If...

Top 10 Kitchen Upgrades

May 29, 2018Hannah Wigton, writer for Susquehanna Style, shared her Top Ten Kitchen Upgrades that a homeowner might consider. I thought the article was really well done, and her top-ten list includes: Contrasting cabinetry Old fashioned flooring Carefree countertops...

The open concept continues to grow

May 29, 2018I love talking about design trends and CBS Money Watch writer, Ilyce Glink, asked me to share my thoughts on what to expect in 2014. Now, kitchens open up into the living space Appliance designers are creating appliances that can seamlessly blend into the...