Can I Have Light Kitchen Cabinets With Dark Floors?

One of the hardest parts of designing a new kitchen is choosing colours. Budget, the principles of effective kitchen design and the existing shape of the room often determine the overall layout. So in a way that part’s almost easier. But our customers often agonize over colour choices. They want chic, practical, and style that Read More…

How to Decide Between Light or Dark Kitchen Cabinets

No matter how comfortable you make the rest of the house, family and guests always gather where they can enjoy the comforts of the kitchen. This makes updating the look of your kitchen very important, as it has become a public space that also needs to be very practical. There’s a lot that needs to Read More…

Kitchen Cabinets vs an Open Kitchen: How to Create a Win-Win

For those of us who almost live in our kitchens, balancing the functional and the visual can be challenging. When it comes to kitchen cabinets, having enough storage is imperative, but having too many cabinets in a space can feel heavy and lack visual interest. Right now especially, people are trying to avoid having so Read More…

Kitchen Design 101: Popular Cabinet Door Styles

Whether you’re planning to resell your home or just have guests over for a visit, your kitchen is going to be noticed. One way to make a style statement is with the kind of cabinets and drawers you choose. You can go one of two ways: more traditional look or choose something completely contemporary. Either Read More…

Make Your Life Easier With Better Storage Solutions

In all the years I have spent as a kitchen designer, the one thing I have never heard a client say is, “I have too much storage space. Can you fix that?” We’re all looking for more storage it seems (according to a recent poll, more than half of people renovating want better storage) and Read More…

Planning Ergonomic Kitchen Storage

We’re all looking for efficient kitchen storage to help cut down on the 1.5 hours a day we spend on household chores, especially food prep. The good news is that with some planning, some amazing efficiency benefits can help make life a lot easier and result in a better looking kitchen while you’re at it. The Read More…

The 3 Types of Kitchen Cabinet Door Styles

When you’re considering your new kitchen cabinets, one of the decisions you will need to make is how you want the cabinet doors and drawers to look. There are lots of fun details like the wood, the stain colour and the wood finish, but in this post we’re going to look at how the doors Read More…

The 7 Most Effective Solutions for Kitchen Organization

Spring is in the air at last! Like most of us your thoughts are probably turning to spring cleaning and getting your kitchen organized. Your kitchen should make it easier to store, cook and clean up – not harder. If you find yourself moving things to get at other things (especially in pantries) or worst Read More…

Trend Alert: Black Kitchen Designs are the New Neutral

Black is a power colour, but with power comes responsibility – in design, that is! Check out these black kitchen designs, and find out how you can incorporate the colour into your own space.