Author: Justin C.

When cost isn’t a factor and why you should consider it To some, modular kitchens are far superior to any of their kitchen design counterparts. They are made to make the most of space – not an inch is unaccounted for. A standard unit of the modular layout is usually made up of a number of cabinet sections. Included are wall units, floor units, tall-storage cabinets, additional storage space, and more. Before installation, however, be certain to consider a number of important factors.You’ll need to make the most of the kitchen work triangle rule. It’s based on a logical premise –...

New Ideas for the Modern Kitchen There are so many cool new trends floating around in kitchen design right now that it is ridiculous trying to keep up with everything. We’re definitely seeing a strong continuation of last year’s progression of the kitchen towards a social space and trophy spot in homes, which we love. The entire home isn’t just a financial investment, it’s an investment in happiness and peace of mind. Seeing all of the new avenues springing up for us to make our kitchens reflect ourselves is fantastic.As it can be difficult to find all of the cool new...

Kitchen Remodeling in Los Angeles Hotels is a Game Changer Over the past decade and longer, premier hotels in major metropolitan areas have been engaged in a furious and bloody cold war of design. It must be incredibly harrowing to have to maintain a lead when you’re neck and neck against some of the best designers in the world, all trying to give their client hotels an edge. In scenarios like this, it’s clear that every little bit helps down to the grout work. No stone can be left unturned in pursuit of the angle that makes their rooms unique.We wanted...

Getting the Most Out of Your Drawers In many ways, the drawer kitchen cabinet situation of your home can be the ultimate limitation on your use of the space. Your kitchen can be designed well, look phenomenal, and implement the kitchen work triangle perfectly. It could have beautiful cabinets matching your walls and backsplash. But the ultimate purpose of cabinets is to be functional and provide utility to your cooking, and if you are struggling with utensil access then it may come down to your kitchen drawers.How Drawers are Measured This diagram is indicative of how the overwhelming majority of RTA cabinet...

Accent Tips for White Kitchen CabinetryThe rising popularity of white kitchen cabinets cannot be overstated. Owing to their color neutrality, they lend kitchen design the greatest degree of flexibility while opening up the space. All of that white surface area also lends to a cleaner kitchen as you can more easily spot any food stains or grime. Once you have determined what cabinetry you want to install, your thoughts may have moved on to the best method for accenting the backsplash. While there are numerous options for a unique and stylish look, conforming to the visual advantages of your white...

Topics for consideration prior to taking action. On average, kitchen remodeling costs anything from $20,000 to $60,000. Especially remodeling a kitchen in Los Angeles, it typically will cost more than it would in other parts of the country. Every homeowner should consider their particular kitchen, situation and lifestyle before embarking on such a large and costly project. A family should think about their priorities when it comes to their kitchen use. They should consider how many people will be cooking regularly and how large their typical gatherings are. Traffic in the kitchen should also be considered when deciding on the room’s...

Finer Details on Completing Your Project If you are just joining us in this article series, don’t miss our previous two entries (part one and part two) where we discussed tips for the initial planning stage and practical tips for your project. Detailed planning with an informed eye can greatly enhance your final bathroom, and we want you to love how your project turns out. In this final installation we will cover 5 design tricks for getting the most out of small aspects of your remodeling. Let’s jump right in!Our 5 tips on the getting the most out of finer detail...

Extra Tips to Make Your Bathroom Remodel Easier Welcome back, dear reader. In our previous entry on this topic, we discussed preliminary steps to help reduce headaches and improve your overall knowledge of bathroom layouts. The more detailed your plan is, the greater the likelihood of your bathroom remodel going smoothly. In this article we continue our design tricks with some practical tips about your bathroom appliances and materials. These tips will help you make some concrete decisions about what that careful budget planning is helping to afford.Our practical tips in this article cover:Countertop and Sink Height To Corner Sink...

Tips to Make Your Bathroom Remodel a BreezeAre you asking yourself the important questions about your planned or upcoming bathroom remodel? Many homeowners who approach a bathroom project without fully understanding the scope of the undertaking can wind up swamped in unforeseen budget issues or other problems once the work is underway. What may seem like a simple enough remodel could land you in leaky waters!Some questions you should be asking yourself first include:How much clearance should a toilet have from adjoining walls, cabinets, or sink? What storage space should I be concerned with in this bathroom? How much...

Preparing your home to withstand a flurry of activity For many of us growing up, our moms had that one room that she said was reserved for “special occasions”. Out of the entire home it was the single place that was consistently immaculately kept – and we were forbidden from setting foot in it. Now you’re grown with a family of your own and you believe that such a scenario just isn’t possible in your home. You need all the space that’s available, there’s too much going on. But that doesn’t mean that you want to live in a house that...