Kitchen Backsplash Choices: Design With Style

When you’re renovating a kitchen, there is no right or wrong way of choosing what element to start with. Some people start with cabinets, some with the counter, and some start with the floor. Regardless where you start, the backsplash can certainly add a great deal of impact to a kitchen design. Backsplash materials options 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 Countertops: Which One Is Right For You?

When the time comes to start remodeling your kitchen, one of the things that our clients get really excited about is countertops. It’s easy to understand why – they’re very noticeable and there’s a wide variety of beautiful options out there. Aside from looking chic, a kitchen countertop has to be right for your budget Read More…

Kitchen Design 101: Common Kitchen Layouts

A kitchen renovation is a great way to get more usable space out of your house – and a great way to get a better price if you ever decide to sell. If you have the budget, one of the best ways to improve your home is to change the layout of your kitchen to 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 different kinds of cabinets and drawers you choose. You can go one of two ways: more traditional look or choose something completely contemporary. Read More…

Kitchen Design 101: The Working Triangle

Is a kitchen renovation on your agenda? Lucky you! Updating your kitchen is one of the most dramatic and cost-effective home renovation projects you can do. With the help of Laurysen’s expert kitchen designers, you’re going to love the final result. If you’re doing some preliminary thinking about your new space, you may be wondering Read More…

Kitchen Design Trends for 2014

If you’re considering a kitchen renovation in 2014, you may be wondering what the latest kitchen trends are. At Laurysen we’ve noticed a number of new looks that have either surfaced recently or that are still going strong. Let’s take a look at what’s in demand and what’s becoming more popular all the time. 1. Read More…

Kitchen Design Trends in 2016

In late 2015, some wonderful kitchen design trends have begun to emerge. If you’re considering redoing your kitchen in 2016 there’s a lot to choose from, and the good news is that the trends bring together style and practicality. Designer and Laurysen VP Caroline Castrucci gives us a quick overview of what’s hot now: Cabinet Read More…

Kitchen Design Trends Update: Summer 2014

Back in December, we took a look into the crystal ball to get a handle on the trends in kitchen design for 2014. The year is a little more than half done now, and summer is in full swing. Even when we’re relaxing, though, the trends are always in motion. Let’s take a look at Read More…

Kitchen Renovations: How to Determine YOUR Budget

Every once in a while, people take a step back and take a long, hard look at their homes. When the kitchen is the room getting the scrutiny, you know renovations are going to be on the agenda. If you’re one of the many homeowners who are ready to give your kitchen a snazzy makeover, Read More…