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Focus on the Islands

Focus on the Islands

The kitchen island has become an important element to today’s kitchen. In the 50’s it was common to see a kitchen table in the middle of the room.  This was the gathering place for the family to eat together, but it was also a work area for the...
Are You a Minimalist or a Maximalist?

Are You a Minimalist or a Maximalist?

We hear a lot about minimalist living, but what does that mean?  To put it simply, it’s living in a clutter-free environment, having empty spaces in your home, decorating with plain colors and patterns, and having only what’s necessary in your...
Chosing the Best Cutting Board

Chosing the Best Cutting Board

What is the best type of cutting board to use in the kitchen? This question is asked of me every time I consult or design a kitchen. If my client ops for a granite counter top they always ask if the sink cut out could be used for a cutting board. The answer is...
A Touch of “Old” is a Good Thing!

A Touch of “Old” is a Good Thing!

If you are lucky to have inherited an antique piece of furniture, but you don’t know where to put it, relax.  Vintage pieces go with any style.  It will not only add personality, but it makes your rooms look unique, not like every...
Don’t Remodel your Kitchen until You Listen to This

Don’t Remodel your Kitchen until You Listen to This

HOME DESIGN CHAT WITH NANCY Are you thinking of remodeling your Kitchen? This is an overwhelming project, but Nancy gives tips on how to start your project, why you should use a kitchen designer/consultant, and how to survive the project.  ...