Ask anyone who lives in the Florida Keys: Islands are great. Seriously, the kitchen island is for many families an absolute essential. They provide much needed space for meal prep and storage, and are the ideal location for a family on the go to grab a quick bite to eat. But like any other … [Read more...] about The Island Inquiry: What Type of Workstation Works Best for Your New Kitchen?
Once upon a time, if you wanted to impress people with your gracious sense of style, you'd welcome them into your parlor. These small sitting rooms were the place for homeowners to strut their stuff: they generally had the best wall coverings, carpeting, and furniture in the house. Today, nobody … [Read more...] about The Kitchen is the New Star of the Home
There's nothing like mentioning the fact you're planning to renovate your kitchen to bring the Negative Nellies out of the woodwork. You'll hear every horror story, from budgets that got blown out of control to regrettable appliance choices and cabinetry-buyers remorse. Don't let these folks suck … [Read more...] about It’s OK to Be Excited About Your New Kitchen
When you're planning your kitchen remodel, begin by thinking about what kind of feel you'd like the room to have. For example, do you want a warm, inviting kitchen where family and friends enjoy gathering? How about an open, airy room that makes getting dinner ready less of a chore and more of an … [Read more...] about Natural Luxury: Kitchens for Busy Families
On average, Wellesley area homeowners remodel their kitchen once every eight to twelve years. Renovations are also very common after a home's been sold. Other reasons that prompt a remodel include a lasting change to the health and mobility of a family member, a change in family membership, and … [Read more...] about Change Is Good: Knowing When A Kitchen Remodel is Right
Kids are wonderful, but kids are messy. And we're not just talking about the somewhat adorable phase when your three-year old finds the flour and makes a powdery mess everywhere. Ten years later, that same child - who is capable of long division and also potentially running the world from their … [Read more...] about Can You Have A Gorgeous Kitchen & Kids At The Same Time?