The Shaker kitchen cabinet movement began in the American colonies in the 1770s, and its design comes from social and religious backgrounds. Shakers lived in efficient, simple and self-sustaining communities, and the homes they built followed similar principles of simplicity and functionality. A focus on cleanliness, orderliness and quality still makes the Shaker style popular […]
When designing a new kitchen, or even purchasing a home, having a center island in the kitchen is a desirable feature. Today’s islands resemble a fine piece of furniture that is accessible from all sides. Cleaning up after entertaining has become much easier with access to the dishwasher positioned in an Island bench. Particularly if […]
A multilevel kitchen island design is made look interesting and customized as well as functional. Height is important when designing island benches, so as to be comfortable when using it. Sometimes they are made to a building standard specifications, but really they need to be individualized as to the height that is best suited to […]
Kitchens today are more than form and function. Great style may be added to your home by a properly designed kitchen. But while there are a handful of styles to choose from, it is important to install a kitchen that suits your personal taste. One style that has remained popular through the decades is the […]
There are many brands of kitchen’s ceiling light fixtures that is offered by Home Depot. One retailed by the name of Commercial Electric have a variety of light fixtures that are of a high-quality, but are reasonably priced. There is a large selection of styles to choose from and installation is relatively easy. All installations […]
Victorian-styles homes flourished in the 19th century after the Civil War in America. Victorian kitchens don’t have the conveniences that modern kitchen have,like running water and electricity. Fortunately Victorian -style d kitchen have the potential to be modernized with new modern cabinets and up to date appliances.