Choosing the right granite countertop cleaner is key to maintaining the integrity of your countertop. If you’ve been browsing around lately, you may have noticed that there are tons of cleaners on the market. So how do you know which one to choose? Knowing the difference between the cleaners that you see on the shelves can help demystify the granite cleaning process. Here’s what to look for when you’re shopping for a granite countertop cleaner. What To Look For In A Granite Countertop Cleaner First and foremost, keep in mind […]
When remodeling your family kitchen, it’s important to create a safe, functional space that everyone can enjoy. Designing a kitchen with your family in mind requires a bit more attention to detail, especially if there are young children or elderly or disabled family members involved. Here are some easy tips for creating a space that will work for the entire family. Choose The Appropriate Layout First, you’ll need to choose a layout that will enable everyone to move easily and safely throughout the kitchen. If your children are older, open […]
The kitchen island tends to be the main feature of most kitchen spaces. This has much to do with the fact that it’s usually located smack dab in the center. However, the majority of activity in the kitchen tends to revolve around the kitchen island. It serves as a perfect staging and prep area when cooking meals. It also serves as a sort of social hub in the kitchen where other members of the family can gather. Because it’s usually the first thing that people gravitate to when they enter […]
In the face of the COVID-19 lockdowns, we’re all spending a lot more time in our kitchens. Whether you cook often or not at all, chances are that things in your kitchen are a bit out of order. From utensils to spices to baking goods to random pots and pans, we could all use a bit of organizing help. In this video, Houzz Editors Mitchell Parker and Erin Carlyle take you through six of professional organizer Patricia Lee’s six favorite kitchen storage tips.
Kitchen remodeling projects can be quite complex undertakings, especially if you’ve never done it before. It can be a frustrating and frightening time because there are a lot of parts to focus on, and there’s usually quite a bit of money on the line. However, kitchen remodels can also be fun and exciting, especially if you do the proper planning beforehand. Here are five major kitchen remodeling mistakes to avoid to ensure a seamless and fulfilling kitchen remodel. Kitchen Remodeling Mistake #1: Not Creating An Accurate Budget When undergoing a […]
Aging in place is an important thing to consider when purchasing or design your home for the rest of your life. If you’ve found the home that you want to grow old in, then you’ll want to make sure that it’s both comfortable and safe. This is especially true for the space where accidents frequently occur: the kitchen. Here are seven kitchen design tips for aging in place: Simplify Your Design While traditional, ornate kitchens with corbels, legs and other fancy decorations may seem appealing, these “extra” pieces can often […]