10 Things You Need to Share With Your Kitchen Designer

Many people think that design begins and ends at colours and shapes. These things are important, but good design is about usability, and to create a usable room your designer needs to get to know the real you. Here are 10 things you should share with your designer to help them create the best space Read More…

3 Design Solutions for Your Galley Kitchen

Galley kitchens aren’t often a choice; it’s the kitchen we get when we purchase our house. That doesn’t mean it has to be a negative feature. Our designer Wael Bakr shared some of his design solutions to make a galley kitchen work, and work well.

A Floor To Stand On: Pick Kitchen Flooring That Works

Here in Canada, our kitchens are often the centre of the home, whether we’re relaxing with family or entertaining guests. There’s something about sharing food in a warm, inviting space that brings people together and strengthens emotional ties. How many times have you hosted a party and found that everyone seems to gravitate to the Read More…

Arranging Kitchen Appliances the Right Way

Tired of constantly running into people, and only being able to use one part of your kitchen at a time? We’ve got the tips to arranging kitchen appliances you should know about when you start your renovations.

Avoid These Common Kitchen Design Mistakes

Your kitchen is one of the most used rooms in your home. It’s a social centre, it sometimes serves as a home office, but most importantly it’s where we store and prepare our food. Every minute of our hectic day is precious, and cooking healthy, delicious food takes time. A good kitchen design can help Read More…

Avoid These Kitchen Design Mistakes – Part 2

Last year we introduced you to some of the most important kitchen design mistakes that we see. There are plenty more where those came from, unfortunately. Designing a kitchen is an incredible balancing act. Make sure you don’t topple into any of these potential pitfalls. Overpowering a Small Kitchen with Elements That Are Too Large Read More…

Before and After: White Kitchen

When you look at a finished kitchen, you don’t get to see what’s really interesting about kitchen design. You don’t get to see an old kitchen get a new life. And that’s why we’ve started this series of Before and Afters. We’ll be using these posts to give you a closer look at the kitchen Read More…

Bring Your Kitchen to Life with the Right Lighting

Lighting is the one thing that will make or break your kitchen design. Not enough lighting, and you won’t be able to see what you’re doing. The perfect amount of light will not only allow you to chop and peel in safety, but will also create a beautiful ambiance that will make you enjoy cooking Read More…

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…

Choosing the Right Kitchen Sink Material

There are a lot of options these days when it comes to kitchen sinks. It’s easy to get excited by all of the beautiful choices, but the important thing to remember is that it’s the material that counts. If you’ve been dreaming about a new kitchen renovation, a kitchen sink is an important detail that’s Read More…