Entries by Rebecca Coacher

How to Survive Kitchen Remodeling Projects 

You have decided to make the plunge and begin to plan your kitchen remodeling project. There are so many questions and you’re not sure where to start. There are some steps you should follow to help you survive what is probably the most intense home improvement project you will ever embark on. So where do […]

Kitchen Remodeling Guide  

A kitchen can make or ruin a family life. A badly designed, ill-equipped and cluttered kitchen is likely to affect the peace of mind of an otherwise happy couple. A functionally efficient kitchen makes cooking a pleasurable activity instead of drudgery. Kitchen remodeling improves the usefulness of the home and adds value and equity to […]

How To Plan For Kitchen Remodeling  

Kitchen remodeling is one of the most desirable home improvement projects for many homeowners. A new kitchen increases the value of your home and makes your life easier. The first step to your new kitchen is to set a budget. Decide how much money you are willing to spend. This will help drive your other […]

Bright Ideas For Kitchens  

(ARA) – Lighter and brighter is a winning combination in many rooms, but in the kitchen it’s a must since that’s one of the most used rooms in most homes. Experts say to lighten cabinets, countertops, walls and floors and you’re half way there. Add one or more skylights to fill the room with healthful, […]

Lighting Improvements In The Kitchen 

In most American homes, the kitchen is not only a place for preparing food. . Working in a kitchen need some good kitchen lighting ideas so fixtures installed will provide adequate amount of brightness needed when reading recipes, chopping vegetables and crops, measuring ingredients, cooking meals, and cleaning dishes and surfaces. The right kitchen light […]

3 Kitchen Remodel Tips

Kitchen remodeling is a rewarding , but stressful undertaking. The considerations that must be taken into account make it a daunting task. It must be planned ahead of time. From cabinets to drawers, the list is endless as to the extent of the though process. With careful planning ahead of time it can prove to […]

Accessible Design in Kitchens 

Many families find it necessary to consider accessibility in designing their kitchen because of a family member with a disability or because of aging family members who are experiencing some physical limitations. At this time, there is no code of accessible design for residential homes. There are, however, sets of guidelines for various levels of […]

The importance of natural light in your kitchen.

Allowing natural light to enter any room will make it lighter and brighter. It will also make the room look and feel larger. Bringing natural light into a kitchen can be challenging, however. The placement and shape of many kitchens limit the number and size of windows you can install. But there are options that […]

The Hunt For Vintage Kitchen Sinks

Want to relive the excitement of California’s gold rush of the mid 19th century? Or the grandeur of the Victorian age? If your answer is a ‘Yes’, try installing an antique sink in your kitchen and mull over the glorious past of your ancestors while eating your meal. Obtaining a real antique or vintage kitchen […]