Tiny bathroom? Streamline your cabinets!

If you have a very small bathroom, you’ll want to use the space as effectively as possible. There should be a cozy but comfortable feeling when one uses the facilities, without bumping their elbows and knees on protruding cabinets or towel racks. A custom cabinet maker can work with you or your contractor to design…

Why you should have cabinets in your mudroom

Mudrooms are often used to keep dirt and clutter from getting into the rest of the house. But you don’t want your mudroom to be over-cluttered either. Cabinets won’t stop dirt, but they can hold everything else! There are many varieties of cabinets that you can put in your mudroom. You can have built-in cabinets…

Benefits of DIY home improvement

Are you looking to undertake a DIY home improvement project? You should consider installing a custom French door to brighten up your home. Many benefits accrue from DIY home improvement projects, including engaging in physical activity, having some quality family time, developing problem-solving skills, and saving costs. While DIY projects can be beneficial and fun…

Optimizing your stove storage zone

Your kitchen cabinets should be organized in a work triangle accounting for the stove, refrigerator, and sink. Optimizing kitchen cabinets is about being efficient. When you are preparing food, you will need a stove top that allows you to move work freely, and adjacent cabinets that complement the stove top. Ideally, you should have a…

How to cover any gaps between your floor and wall

It’s often the smallest of details that can be missed or can add that final touch to a room renovation. Amid all the grand and stylish touches, baseboards are fairly humble souls – although they can add a superb and decorative finishing touch to all your hard work. They are also very hard-working pieces of…

Introducing your panel possibilities

For your kitchen or bathroom cabinet doors, consider these five possible paneling choices. Which might best suit the style of both your cabinetry and room… Raised – this adds an extra dimension to the surface, with either a simple or ornate design Flat – delivering a more clean, simple and streamlined finish Slab – this…

Wainscoting in a modern world

In the past, when houses were much more poorly constructed than they are nowadays, the lower part of walls were covered by wainscoting often to hide the tide of rising damp. This was caused by very poor or even non-existent damp-proof courses. Thankfully, in modern homes, the necessary has turned into the decorative. Wainscoting now…

What exactly is a chair rail?

This is a question we are occasionally asked, as it’s one of the terms often used but rarely explained. Originally, many people believe they were used to actually protect the walls of a dining room from damage caused by chairs being pushed back after a hearty meal. This was valuable if space was limited, or…

How to choose the best cabinets for your kitchen

Need new cabinets for your kitchen? Cabinets are an essential part of the kitchen. Choosing kitchen cabinets doesn’t have to be difficult. Here are some tips that will help you choose the best cabinets for your kitchen. 1. Consider your Kitchen Style- It’s important to choose cabinets that match with the color scheme of your…
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