5 Kitchen Style Guide Tips For 2013

»Posted by on Aug 15, 2012 in Granite Countertops Blog, Kitchen Design | 0 comments

5 Kitchen Style Guide Tips For 2013

5 Kitchen Style Guide Tips For 2013 We’re due for a shift in kitchen design in the next year. While some things will be the same, there are many other new ideas that are beginning to take shape as we look at kitchen in 2013. Take some inspiration from this style guide if you’re thinking of making a few changes. Bold Colours Colour coordination is coming back in a big way. In the last couple of years we’ve been encouraged to play around with mix and match colours and styles to give a more eclectic look. While there’s nothing wrong with a quirky kitchen, it seems the fashion is changing to a more streamlined appearance. Colour Matching Now’s the time to match your fixtures and fittings. Even if you love the vintage style, you can keep...

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An Easier Way To Go Modern

»Posted by on Jun 26, 2012 in Home Improvement, Kitchen Design | 0 comments

An Easier Way To Go Modern

Many people have been considering the possibility of revamping their homes to a look that defines modern art and design today. However, this might not always be the most cost effective or simple thing to do. Especially with the way our economy has been going lately. Is there a way that you can have the best of both worlds, a cost effective solution that you absolutely love?  To put it simply, the answer is yes. The solution is decorative glass tile pieces. You see, these included pieces into your home can add quite a significant improvement to the general look of living space. Not to mention, these particular tile glass creations can quietly imply your good taste and knowledge of the latest home fashion trends.  These are very diverse as well; what...

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How To Improve Your Kitchen On A Tight Budget

»Posted by on Jun 12, 2012 in Granite Countertops Blog, Granite Kitchen Islands, Kitchen Design | 0 comments

How To Improve Your Kitchen On A Tight Budget

A home’s kitchen is usually the family ‘hangout’. A family’s day begins with a breakfast over a granite countertop in the kitchen and ends with dinner in the kitchen. Whenever kids have their friends over or parents have their friends over, the kitchen becomes one of the most frequented places in the house. As the kitchen acts as the unofficial center of most households, it frequently needs to be changed and improved to meet new needs. This article will explain why kitchen improvement doesn’t have to be an expensive task. In fact, with a little thought, some research and some preparation, you’d be surprised how inexpensive kitchen remodeling can be. What Do You Want Your Kitchen To Do For You? To avoid confusion, last minute...

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Home Upgrade Tips For the Home Investor

»Posted by on Jun 6, 2012 in Granite Countertops Blog, Kitchen Design | 0 comments

Home Upgrade Tips For the Home Investor

It can be a daunting task to decide where to being when doing any home renovations, fortunately there are some components that small changes can make a large visual difference to the overall look and feel of the house. To start with, if the house is looking dull and shabby, you do not get any more bang for your buck than with a paint job, this can dramatically change the look of the house. Color coordination is essential to get right, but you can get some great ideas by looking at other houses or in magazines for color combination that take your fancy. The two rooms that can age a house the most, are the kitchen and bathrooms, these also are moist rooms that are often under attack from mold and other moister related issues such as chip-board swelling and paint...

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3 Ways To Add A Little Drama To Your Kitchen

»Posted by on May 29, 2012 in Granite Countertops Blog, Kitchen Design | 0 comments

3 Ways To Add A Little Drama To Your Kitchen

If you’re itching for a kitchen renovation but can’t afford a complete makeover, consider making a few small changes to spice up the space this spring. There are several budget-friendly strategies you can employ to make the room seem a bit more inspired. 1. Fresh Coat of Paint: It’s the most commonly recommended affordable kitchen update for a reason. It works! The color on your kitchen walls sets the mood for the entire room. It can be soothing and restful, energetic and vibrant, or cozy and comforting. HouseBeautiful has a fantastic tool that enables you to test out paint colors on the computer using sample images of rooms. You can choose between five kitchen images and then virtually try out different paint colors on the main walls, ceiling,...

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5 of the Hottest Kitchen & Bathroom Trends

»Posted by on May 24, 2012 in Bathroom Design, Bathroom Granite Countertops, Granite Countertops Blog, Granite Kitchen Islands, Kitchen Design | 0 comments

5 of the Hottest Kitchen & Bathroom Trends

Kitchen and bathroom remodeling projects typically bring the most satisfaction to homeowners, but they also require the most dedication and financial commitment. Before any demolition begins, planning the project carefully and evaluating the latest trends in remodeling may provide the greatest joy at the end of the job. These five hottest new design trends may be just the right ticket to incorporate into a kitchen or bathroom project: 1. Efficiently Utilizing Space One of the best ways to incorporate a new design trend such as a vessel-style floating sink or stacked appliances is to evaluate what’s underneath the cabinets. By creatively rerouting the plumbing and electrical wiring, additional space can be allocated for incorporating new types of fixtures....

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