Open concept kitchen design is rooted in the 1990’s, reflecting the social trend of cacooning and the retreat of families and their activities to the home.
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Thinking Kitchen Remodel? Avoid These 8 Trends
Forbes 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
Layout & Drawings, Remodeling Budget, Remodeling Cost, Selecting a Kitchen Designer
The Same Kitchen Remodeling Job for $10,000 Less?
“But John, the store down the street said that they could deliver the same kitchen for $10,000 less than you!”/p> Yes, but not for the same quality or services. Don’t miss the last two paragraphs of this blog. They say more than any paid advertising possibly could./p> Many times we are told that some other […]
Your 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 so, do you want to eat […]