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The Kitchen Cabinet, Or Not

January 2, 2010 – 9:00 am
Kitchen Design

It’s unlikely you have too much storage space, but if you really want to open up the wall space, consider whether you need the upper cabinets at all.
Can everything be stored in the cabinets underneath, …

It’s Time To Leave Home

January 1, 2010 – 11:58 am
Kitchen Sink

Start collecting samples…tile, counter material ideas, ads for appliances of interest etc., and haunt kitchen resource stores. Talk to the staff designers. See what’s out there in person.
Now that you are armed with measurements, you’ll …

Material Witness

December 31, 2009 – 1:10 pm
Cabinetry by Smallbone of Devizes

You’ve done your initial due diligence by identifying the pluses and minuses of your kitchen set-up and have given some thought to your style preferences. Next you have to…
Get Real
This means you can’t guess about …

How Much Wonderful Do You Need?

December 30, 2009 – 2:10 pm
Design by Christopher Peacock Cabinetry

There’s a lot to be said for developing an understanding of quality and value in relationship to cost.
Make your selections according to what’s most important to you and what most fits your needs. Settle on …

Renovation Run-Up

December 29, 2009 – 2:10 pm
Kitchen Island

No man is an island; neither is your kitchen.
Whether you are considering a total gut job or a little cosmetic fluffing and re-organizing, don’t forget that your kitchen is a central player in the overall …

Do You and Your Kitchen Have A Dysfunctional Relationship?

December 28, 2009 – 1:49 pm
Kitchen Design

Part I – What’s Wrong With This Picture?
If all you make for dinner is reservations, you probably don’t need to give this room a lot of thought.
Otherwise, there often comes a time in a home …

Mystery at Pleasant Lake

November 9, 2009 – 2:37 pm
Pleasant Lake Mink

Written by Dave Cook
The weather forecasters of the night before were saying that perhaps this day would be the last really nice day for a while. What better place to have to work than Pleasant …

The Long Drive

September 30, 2009 – 3:21 pm
country-road

The Long Drive
By David Cook
We took a job recently that is a bit outside of our normal territory. The long drive was justified because the request came from an established client, and we love satisfied …

Those Were The Days ……….

August 24, 2009 – 8:12 pm
OldBarnInVA

This could be just therapy. Our extended family gathered twice this year for funerals, then we had our annual family reunion, and my Aunt asked