Designer Bar Stools: An Unexpected Finishing Touch For Your Kitchen Makeover

Kitchen islands are a staple of almost every kitchen big enough to fit one, and are largely considered the stylistic heart and anchor of a well-built contemporary space. But there’s one element that almost every island has that rarely gets talked about: the bar stools. Most islands are designed with seating in mind, which means […]

Get Your Kitchen Organized With These Five Space-Saving Cabinet Organizers

Getting organized is great in any room of the home, but it can be especially important in the kitchen. Cooking already takes up a lot of time and preparation, so saving a few minutes (and a little stress) by not having to dig through your pots and pans cabinet or spice rack to find your […]

Add A Little Fun To Your Kitchen With A Futuristic Kitchen Faucet

If you spend a lot of time in the kitchen – whether it’s cooking, cleaning, or both – chances are you also spend a lot of quality time with your kitchen faucet. I’ve talked before about how important it is to get a faucet that functions well with the way you use it, but today […]

A Quick Guide To Upgrading To A More Stylish, Functional Kitchen Faucet

Kitchen faucets are the workhorse of the kitchen, and probably the fixture that sees the most use day in and day out. But a good kitchen faucet should be more than merely functional – it should be easy and intuitive to use, match your cooking and cleaning style, and elevate the appearance of your kitchen. […]

Hot New Trend: Signature Kitchen Sinks To Make Your Space Shine

Kitchen sinks are the real workhorses of every kitchen, and are often chosen for functionality rather than style. After all, you want the fixture you use day in and day out to be convenient to use, easy to clean, and durable. But beauty and utility don’t have to be mutually exclusive, and in fact sinks […]

Budget-Friendly Kitchen Faucets That Still Amaze

When was the last time you replaced your kitchen faucet? You’re on top of replacing other kitchen staples when they start malfunctioning, from the toaster to the fridge, but your faucet? Faucets can get gummed up with mineral deposits over time and become less effective, and old piping can lead to breaks, clogs, and flooding […]

Decorating With Barn Doors: 7 Functional Uses For This Statement Piece

Over the past few years, it’s become incredibly popular for designers to reclaim pieces from older buildings – especially farmhouses and farm outbuildings – to add a little rustic texture to more contemporary architecture. Barn beams, weathered wood planks, and particularly barn doors have all become staples of trendy transitional interiors. But barn doors aren’t […]

Five Tips For Designing a Stylish Retro Kitchen

Are you looking to remodel your kitchen, but unsure of what direction to go in? You can always take a look at the style that used to be it for kitchens. Now, while we can all agree on going back to the past is a bad idea overall, there are some good aesthetic pointers that […]

How Much Oven Does Your Range Really Need?

In some parts of the world, having a full-sized oven in your kitchen is almost unheard of. But in America – land of casseroles and bake sales – it’s not unreasonable to consider that the standard full-sized oven built into your range might not actually be enough. Dual-oven ranges are great for multi-course and make-ahead meals, letting […]

Five Smart Ways To Add A Sprayer To Your Kitchen Faucet

There are just some things a standard kitchen faucet can’t do – no matter how attractive or luxurious. Inflexible, steady streams are great for washing hands or filling sinks, but washing dishes, rinsing off food, or cleaning the sink itself is all a whole lot easier when you have a flexible spray nozzle to do it […]