Creating A Coordinated Kitchen

When it comes time to begin planning a Kitchen Remodel, you must first decide what style works best for your taste and desired look. Perhaps you are looking for a sleek contemporary kitchen, or more a traditional style. Or, perhaps you are looking for a blend of both, in which case a transitional kitchen may […]

Granite vs. Quartz Countertops: Which is for me?

When it comes to remodeling your kitchen, one of the most exciting parts is choosing your countertops. In the past, granite has long been a favorite when it comes to countertops, but Quartz is quickly outpacing granite in the kitchen. There are several reasons for this, all of which should be considered when choosing a […]

Post-Pandemic Kitchen Design

Covid has changed the way we view so many things in our lives, and for some, that includes what they are looking for in their home, and specifically kitchen design. While some trends come and go, these changes in what people are looking for seem here to stay as our lives have shifted. With so […]

Understanding The Supply Chain Shortages

If you are re-modeling your home this year you may have run into supply chain issues, possibly causing delays and increased pricing in products. This global supply chain shortage in the industry has many buyers frustrated, but the good news is, its not forever. Lets breakdown what is causing the shortages, what it means for […]

European Innovations 2020

Recently I had the opportunity to visit the Leicht studio outside of Stuttgart Germany. As usual I was not disappointed and came away so excited to work all of their new innovations into my designs. Leicht is the leading innovator in European design and always stays ahead of the curve when it comes to design. […]

WOW Second Skin

The design world is seeing something entirely new with the WOW Second Skin line. Second Skin can stick to virtually any existing surface. This makes it something that can be used in both exterior as well as interior decorating. As a designer, this line is something new and exciting that gives me the ability to […]

A Room With a View

Recently had the opportunity to remodel a kitchen in a century home in Hudson, Ohio. The client’s one request of many was to have a butler’s pantry incorporated into the new design.

A Tile Revolution

“Tile is Art to Architecture” Did you ever hear the saying, “what goes around comes around”? That is the case with tile today. When I started in the Kitchen & Bath industry in the eighties, tile was all about pattern. Well, here we go again! Clients today are looking for patterns in both the splash […]

2019 Color Forecast

Sherwin Williams has recently introduced the 2019 color forecast, and they haven’t disappointed! 42 trend-colors have been arranged into 6 unique color personalities (Shapeshifter, Wanderer, Aficionado, Enthusiast, Naturalist and Raconteur). These exciting colors have been gathered from all ends of the cosmos. Pulled from the high plains and desert all the way thru space and […]

The Kitchen Command Center