Kitchens

What is a Transitional Style Kitchen?

Different tastes call for different styles. Seems simple, right? Simple until you realize how many styles and variations exist in the world of home remodeling and decor. Which leads us to our topic of the day: What is a transitional style kitchen?

A transitional style kitchen is a popular choice among modern homeowners and renovators because transitional style kitchens blends Read More

Style Breakdown: The Eclectic Kitchen

Creative, artistic, odd and eccentric could all describe the trend known as eclectic, a design popping up in living spaces from coast to coast. And they are popping up with color, imaginative textiles, mix and match kitchen countertops and crafts that border on clutter.

When designing your eclectic kitchen, there is one central aspect you need to keep in mind: Read More

2018 Kitchen Color Trends

Decades ago, the kitchen was hidden in the back of the house. It was a place where meals were prepared and dirty dishes were washed. Fast forward to 2018 and the kitchen has a much different role. Today, the kitchen is the focal point of the home, the place that brings everyone together at the start of the day or Read More

Tips to Get the Max Return On Investment for Your Kitchen Remodel

You’ve decided that you and your family are ready to move. You got a job offer somewhere else, you’re ready to retire, or you just want to be closer to extended family. Whatever your reason, it’s important to make sure your home is ready to be sold.

Sellers are always looking to get the best price for their homes. If Read More

Making the Most Out of Your Space for the Holiday Season

It’s true the holiday season is upon us and the anxieties of preparing your home are ever present. Here are some hints to help you gain more storage and maximize space for the holidays. Now is as good a time as any to think about how clutter actually affects you.

Many of us waste hours of valuable time each season, Read More

Considering A Kitchen Remodel? Here Are 4 Disastrous Mistakes To Avoid

These days, many homeowners base their home improvements projects around their ROI just as much as they do personal preference. In fact, even a minor kitchen remodel has an average return on investment (ROI) of 82.7%. But before you make any final decisions or even start to call contractors for a kitchen remodel, it’s important to be aware of some Read More

Ways to Transform Your Kitchen

Do you have a drab kitchen, but are planning on having people over for parties this summer? Here are some things to liven up your home with transformations that will have your guests oohing and aahing.

Light Up Cabinets

Install LED ribbon lights inside and low voltage lights underneath your kitchen cabinets. This is a great way to have your Read More

Spring Flooring Trends for 2016

Styles come and go, and flooring is certainly no exception. We’ve come a long way since the peel-and-stick vinyls of decades past, and now, the right flooring creates the perfect base for any room. It can serve as a focal point or supporting role for your decor and with many excellent spring flooring trends to chose from you’ll be able Read More

Kitchen Design Trends for 2016

Kitchen design trends come and go, but when you’re talking about the most trafficked room of the house, it’s always good to anticipate those trends in order to keep your kitchen looking fresh, modern, and fully up to date. Which is exactly why we’ve put together a list of our top 5 kitchen design trends for 2016.

1. Metal accessories.

While this certainly Read More

Differences in Cabinetry and Why Cabinets Cost What They Do

I have spent over thirty successful years in the kitchen & bath design business and am grateful to have held leadership roles in many trade associations through those years. In those years there have been many advances in manufacturing and varieties of cabinets that my company, HomeTech Renovations, Inc., has recommended to a number of clients.

Cabinetry generally represents the Read More