If the kitchen is the heart of the home, the coffee maker is what keeps it pumping. But as delicious as the taste and scent of freshly ground coffee might be, many of us are put off by the sheer mess of grinding, brewing and frothing that the perfect espresso / cappuccino / latte requires.
This is how we live today - keeping an eye on the kids, watching the game while we cook, hosting the party in the kitchen...by design. The power of the great room, where the kitchen becomes the core of the living space, transforms the everyday experience for the better, and this remodel did all of that.
Few things can date a foyer more than a dated staircase. For this young couple, updating the stairway of their 2-story 80's home was to be a crucial part of updating the feel of their home from the moment you cross the threshold. They started out with this boxed in stairway with traditional bannister. We used the rendering to refine the plan with our client and contractor.
A true walk-in pantry is a luxury that many homes don't offer,but is something every kitchen design should consider including! Here's a behind the scenes peek into a recent pantry makeover that was part of a larger kitchen remodel.
The Kitchen and Bath show- KBIS- happens once a year: it's my chance to get in on the latest and greatest and never disappoints. From curved door walls that stack to reveal outdoor spaces through huge porcelain tiles that can now line and entire shower wall, some of these new options could be the perfect solution for your next kitchen,bath or exterior remodel project.
Eliminating divider walls between the kitchen and living spaces creates a common dilemma when placing tall elements such as pantry spaces. While appliance manufacturers now offer a wide array of slimmer or under counter refrigeration options, and smaller wall units such as steam and speed ovens, let us look at our favorite the pantry options.