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Five of the most important kitchen renovating rules

They say kitchens sell houses so it stands to reason this integral hub should get the lion’s share of the budget when undertaking a home renovation. But experts say a common trap for renovators is to focus so much on the heart of the home that it becomes disconnected from everything else. Try these tips […]

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13 Things an Interior Designer Would Never Have in Her Own Kitchen

Wouldn’t it be great if someone told you that inexpensive drawer hinges would be the bain of your existence before you finished a kitchen reno? (Yes, yes it would.) Which is why we asked Nancy Charbonneau, principal designer of Charbonneau Interiors, to share the 13 things you’d never, ever find in a professionally designed kitchen.  Read the following article […]

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Amazing Outdoor Living Spaces Ideas You’ll Love

The outdoor living space might seem simple to design by just adding a patio furniture set and a grill. However, you can add a number of other things which can improve the area and make you spend most of your free time there. So, many people decide to add fire pits, entire kitchens, dining areas, […]

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22 Kitchen Trends That Will Be Huge in 2019

The all-white kitchen has dominated Pinterest boards since, well, the beginning of Pinterest—and with good reason. Layers of classic white hues, as well as gorgeous grays and creamy neutrals, are always going to make for an elegant, timeless kitchen. But for those of you who are in the mood for a heaping helping of bold color in […]

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Feng Shui Kitchen Tips

The ancient Chinese art of feng shui seeks to optimize the flow of energy, or ch’i, throughout the house to create a harmonious space that aligns with the lives of the people that occupy the house. When applying basic feng shui principles to the kitchen, it’s important to keep its function in mind, because that’s one of […]

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Cheap and Elegant Materials for Kitchen Countertops

Kitchen projects are major investments. While a kitchen remodeling will likely be one of the most expensive things you can do to your home, it can also be the most valuable. If you are planning a kitchen or want to do some upgrades with a smaller budget, every decision you make, large or small, is important for your bottom […]

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Plants Are Growing In Kitchens, Bathrooms, Living Spaces And Popularity

Cabinets, countertops, appliances, sinks, faucets—these are elements you expect to see at a trade show called LivingKitchen. And you wouldn’t have been disappointed if you walked through the biennial January expo in Cologne, Germany. There were four exhibit halls filled with those staples for residential kitchens. What might have surprised you, however, was the abundance of […]

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The evolution of kitchens to the heart of the home

Today’s kitchens are a far cry from the humble kombuis of yesteryear. From the look and feel to the cutting-edge technology on the market, kitchens have evolved to meet the ever-changing needs of their inhabitants and have even come to be considered the centre of family activity in the home. Read the following article to find out […]

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7 Clever Budget Kitchen Ideas

Remodeling a kitchen is no joke. It can be one of the most expensive spaces in a home to refresh. So even if those marble countertops and swanky appliances are calling your name, there are little things like mortgage and student loans to consider, too. And remember, you can always save up for those splurges in the future. If your budget is a little tighter, […]

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Recipe for style: How to create a focal point in the kitchen

Ah, the kitchen. It’s where we cook, entertain, pass down family recipes and make lifelong memories. With such a central role in our home and lives, it’s no wonder that the kitchen remains one of the most popular rooms of the house to remodel. If the making over the kitchen is a top priority in […]

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