Kitchen Remodel

From concept to completion, how to ease the process Unless you’re a pro, it’s hard not to enter a kitchen remodel without feeling like a scatterbrain. It’s overwhelming, where do you start? Are you motivated by the need to replace appliances? Perhaps you’ve seen some photos of contemporary kitchens that have inspired you. Do you simply need more space? Whatever your reason, always be aware that it is best to do it right, by taking your time. Plenty of research will pay for itself multifold. Then, when you’re ready to go, refer to the following, hopefully it will prove helpful.What do...

Wholesale Kitchen Cabinets Showroom in Los Angeles Celebrates Our 20th Anniversary Cabinet City, a leading Los Angeles distributor of kitchen cabinets and home improvement products, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Unsurprisingly, we have made it a year to remember with an amazing new release and beautiful updates to our showroom.Before we go into all of that, though, we wanted to take some time to review the past 20 years of growth and wonderful kitchen remodels:When Cabinet City was founded by husband and wife team Kenny and Lisa, it was with only Honey Oak and Square Beech styles available--we...

Get Your Galley Kitchen Done Right The advantages of a galley kitchen are numerous: economy of space, high utility for the busy cook, and easy access to all of your essentials. As the name suggests, the design originates on ships where the tight quarters of naval vessels demanded two basic work areas lined up. This streamlined concept developed a strong following, both in homes that demand maximum function from tight spaces and admirers of the commitment to usability.Related Topics:The Great Galley At A Glance: Kitchen LayoutsOther kitchen layout staples are more popular options in larger homes, but they aren’t possible...

A New Exceptional White Kitchen Cabinet Idea: 3 Blue Backsplashes Playing around with color is one of the best ways to add vibrance to your amazing new kitchen with white cabinets. A colorful backsplash can add a real pop to an otherwise somewhat neutral kitchen space, or contribute further to an existing bold look with little work. Whether you’ve got a rustic traditional kitchen with shakers or a modern and chic cooking area, blue backsplashes do the trick with some tweaks in style.Related Topics:Best Backsplash Ideas for White Kitchen Cabinets The Tiled Backsplash The Color of the CountertopSmall Accent Blue...

Whatever material yours are made of, there’s a way to clean them Cabinets are not all made the same. It’s easy to assume that they’re all made of wood, and a bit of wood polish will clean and shine them. But the fact is, cabinets are made from a variety of materials that are finished differently. They could be stained, laminated or painted – each requiring a specific method of cleaning. It’s important to know which applies to your cabinets, and it’s easy to learn. Let’s take a look… Stained Wood You will need to clean cabinets that are made of stained wood...

For Taupe Kitchen Cabinets, It Doesn’t Get Better Than White Backsplash Ideas  While white shaker kitchen cabinets can serve to strike a tone of contrast with countless backsplash ideas, taupe cabinets offer an altogether different set of advantages. Taupe and its spectrum of variants serve as an ideal neutral tone to blend virtually any color combinations you can conceive of.In addition to providing an excellent transition piece between disparate color splashes in your kitchen, taupe also functions as a terrific foundation tone. New inspiration can spring forth in every direction from taupe, whether you strive for a traditional or ultramodern cook...

Keeping America's favorite gathering place contemporary and invitingIt doesn’t matter what you plan at your home, gatherings ultimately end up in the kitchen at some point. It’s the room that seems to accommodate more family routines than any other, from making meals to doing homework; the kitchen is where it all happens. Make it as modem and accommodating as possible for your family and guests by getting the most out of it with the most recent emerging trends… The Sleek Slab Flat panel modern kitchen cabinets (“slab”) that are made of veneer wood have become quite popular in the last few years....

Local Crafts Fun: The Make It in March! ShowIf you’ve been following along, we mentioned last week that we were excitedly looking forward to this woodworking show being hosted by the Rockler location in Pasadena. It promised craft projects, refreshments, free parking, and in-store demonstrations teaching various techniques to get your projects done. And let us tell you: it delivered.There were also representatives from some major hardware vendors present to answer questions and generally be helpful with their own knowledge. We got to meet representatives from:General Finishes SawStop Powermatic Makita JetDemonstrations for Crafting Enthusiasts Undoubtedly our favorite part of heading...

Benefits of Modular Kitchens and Putting Them to Good Use:Modular kitchens offer a cleaner, clutter-free appearance that is not offered by other kitchens. Their designs attempt to maximize every inch of space. The typical modular layout will include wall cabinets, base cabinets, tall/pantry cabinets, and special cabinets. To construct a successful modular kitchen, it is essential to commit to a layout because the stove, oven and microwave are placed in fixed locations within or next to wall cabinets. Choice of Colors Colors have a large influence in the appearance of a kitchen. When picking a kitchen color it should remain a consistent...

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 –...