Stainless Steel Kitchen Sinks: More Than Just A Utilitarian Option

When it comes to choosing a kitchen sink, there are a lot of options out there – from traditional porcelain and fireclay to modern composite stone. But personally I’ve always had a soft spot for stainless steel kitchen sinks. Though they’re often dismissed as a budget or utilitarian option (and some are certainly better made […]

What Your Kitchen Sink Says About Your Kitchen’s Personality

There are many factors that contribute to the overall style of a kitchen, from the floor to the cabinets and everything in between. But the kitchen sink is the real heart of every kitchen, no matter what size or style, so it’s doubly important that you choose the right sink – not just one that […]

Trough Sinks: A Creative Way To Add A Second Sink To Your Kitchen

As kitchens trend bigger and cooking increasingly becomes a family affair, it’s maybe no surprise that many homeowners are starting to install a second kitchen sink. Having two sinks simplifies many tasks in a very large kitchen, and makes it possible for more than one person to do prep work (or dishes!) comfortably at the […]

Six Stylish Twists On The Classic Apron Sink

Apron sinks are usually associated with very traditional farmhouse kitchens – a style that’s classic, hardy, and designed for heavy use. But these old fashioned sinks have gotten a few facelifts in design, material, and overall style that means they can work in a variety of different kitchens that run the gamut from simple to […]

2014 Kitchen Design Trends – Top Kitchen Trends For The New Year

Kitchen trends are generally pretty slow to change – after all, a major kitchen renovation is no small investment. But as kitchens increasingly become the social hub of the home (and one of the top features buyers are looking for), differences in taste, technology, and other trends become more pronounced from year to year. And […]

Seven Simple Ways To Update Your Kitchen On A Budget

Right now, having an up-to-date kitchen is one of the most desirable features in a home. But getting an open floor plan and all the modern conveniences doesn’t come cheap – to say nothing of some of the high end, luxury items you’ve probably seen on TV. But just because you’re on a strict budget […]

A Simple Guide To The Pros And Cons Of Zero Radius Kitchen Sinks

If you’re planning on buying a new kitchen sink, chances are you’ve heard of zero radius kitchen sinks. But while most sink lingo is pretty self explanatory (apron sink, undermount sink, double bowl sink, etc.), “zero radius” isn’t quite so obvious. That’s why we’ve compiled this simple guide to getting to know these sleek, chic […]

Elements Of A Professional Style Kitchen

I realized I’ve talked quite a bit lately about the growing popularity of professional style kitchens, but I haven’t talked all that much about what that actually means. And unlike many other popular kitchen trends, like white cabinets or granite counter tops, a “professional style kitchen” isn’t entirely self-evident. So today I want to take […]

Stainless Steel Kitchen Sinks – More Than Just A Budget Bargain

Stainless steel kitchen sinks have long been considered a bargain option – a less expensive, highly durable, and relatively utilitarian choice, but not, ultimately, a very desirable one. But in recent years a stainless steel finish has started to become more popular in the kitchen – especially in appliances – as well as in modern […]

Do You Need A Second Sink? Examining The Trend Towards Two Sink Kitchens

Adding a second sink is starting to show up on a lot of kitchen to-do lists. It’s one of those features that you probably wouldn’t even think to want if you hadn’t heard of it before, but makes so much sense when you do. Having a second sink, whether a small prep sink or a […]