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Kitchen Design & Remodeling

Dark Toned Kitchens: Creating the Right Balance

The Kitchen Master | August 8, 2017

If you've been following kitchen trends, it should be no surprise that dark and stormy tones, deep rich chocolate and even black are trending now. The new look of kitchen…

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Kitchen Light Fixtures with a Wow Factor

The Kitchen Master | August 1, 2017

Say goodbye to boring kitchen light fixtures. A whole new world is waiting -- overall lighting provided by recessed cans or stylish and economical and energy saving LED fixtures, specialized…

Kitchen Design & Remodeling

9 Trendy Kitchen Backsplashes for Your New Kitchen

The Kitchen Master | July 31, 2017

Backsplashes are no longer boring. In fact, they are more apt to become the focal points of today's kitchen renovations. Use unusual materials, extend the treatment to adjacent walls or soar to…

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How to Mix Kitchen Design Styles

The Kitchen Master | July 17, 2017

Just as home decor is more interesting when owners choose to add a treasured family antique to a contemporary living room, hang a piece of modern art in a traditional…

Kitchen Design & Remodeling

Is Grey the New Black for Kitchen Designs?

The Kitchen Master | May 29, 2017

We don't believe that the "little black dress" or the string of pearls will ever disappear from stylish women's wardrobes. Nor would we ever suggest that stainless steel and black granite…

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What’s the Obsession Behind Farmhouse Sinks?

The Kitchen Master | May 15, 2017

There's a totally modern reason to love farmhouse sinks and it has little to do with nostalgia, although good looks are a part of their appeal. It's a matter of…

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Remodeling with an Open Floor Plan Kitchen in Mind

The Kitchen Master | April 24, 2017

Open plan kitchens can be "Oh, so stylish" today and still offer all the charm and convenience of Grandma's kitchen, including space for your whole family and lots of friends…

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Planning a Streamlined Kitchen Design for Your Upcoming Renovation

The Kitchen Master | April 10, 2017

Streamlined kitchens can also be termed "purpose-built" spaces -- they are designed to function well and look attractive, whether in use or at rest. These modern kitchen spaces are perfectly attuned…

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How to Choose Your Kitchen Countertop Material

The Kitchen Master | March 27, 2017

There's no doubt about it. Kitchen countertops must withstand a lot of use and some occasional abuse. There aren't a lot of materials that can do that day after day…

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Selecting Finishes for Your Kitchen Remodel Project

The Kitchen Master | March 6, 2017

There was a time when kitchen design was not even a consideration. But that was a long time ago. Today, many kitchens are integrated with living space and are apt to…

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Kitchen Remodeling for Older Homes

The Kitchen Master | February 20, 2017

When there are a lot of functions that must be packed into a single space, it can be challenging, no matter what size space there is to work with. Kitchen remodeling…

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Budgeting for a Kitchen Remodel

The Kitchen Master | February 13, 2017

If you're planning a kitchen update for your suburban Chicago home, you might be wondering if 2017 is your year. A survey undertaken by Houzz, the popular online design site, tracked…