April 25, 2017
Last winter, we reported that white kitchens were one of the top trends predicted for 2017. Now that spring is here, we can tell you that this trend is in full force and shows no signs of slowing down. White countertops are one of the most popular color choices, and we have some amazing new whites for anybody working on a kitchen or bath remodel.
April 17, 2017
Today, we take “island life” in the kitchen for granted. The island has become a kitchen staple that many homeowners can’t live without. But the island wasn’t always the kitchen paradise that it is today.
Kitchen islands, at least in their recognizable form, got their start in the 1950s. It was during this era that peninsulas and free-floating suspended upper cabinets began to creep into kitchen designs. And, although it’s not widely known, the use of “open” floor plans began during this time as well. Advancements in technology brought more electric appliances into the kitchen and the “space age” style was in vogue. Paradoxically, this style would soon be countered by rustic, country styles.
April 11, 2017
If you’re clueless about your color, the Project Planner
will help you choose. By walking you through your style preference and looking at the main colors such as floors, cabinets, and walls, that you will use, the Project Planner
will offer some color and material suggestions for you.
March 31, 2017
Second only to the kitchen, the bathroom is a major focal point when it comes to remodels. While today’s ideal bathroom design is a matter of personal taste, there are many elements that are trending when it comes to color, style, surfacing, and materials.
March 17, 2017
The kitchen backsplash has a very important job. It must stand up to daily splattering of sauces and cooking oils. The backsplash has to be easy to clean, and on top of all that, it has to look good.
March 09, 2017
Did you know that white is the most popular kitchen cabinet finish specified today? The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) says that they expect various shades of white to dominate cabinetry color palettes for some time to come. And while white cabinetry paired with white countertops may sound like white overkill, in reality the combination is simple, clean, comfortable, welcoming, and even timeless.
March 01, 2017
We spend a lot of time talking about countertops, for obvious reasons. This week, however, we thought we’d take a moment to talk cabinetry. Specifically, the accessories that help make cabinets as functional as possible.
February 17, 2017
Packed With Natural Stone, Tom Brady’s L.A. Home Scores Major Points
We already know that Tom Brady can score on the gridiron. As it turns out, he and his wife Gisele Bündchen score major points for their taste in interior design as well. Architectural Digest
featured the couple’s Los Angeles home a little while back. (See full feature here
. Peeking through the photo spread, it’s easy to see that the G.O.A.T. has an affinity for natural stone.
From an exterior featuring three types of Texas limestone and a kitchen that showcases lively antique Tunisian tiles to marble closet countertops and stunning antique bluestone, the home is jam-packed with gorgeous stone. Take a look…
February 10, 2017
Talk about taking a good thing and making it better! As the largest supplier of ultra compact Neolith
surfacing in New England, we’re huge fans of the revolutionary surfacing material. Manufacturer TheSize has just unveiled several new products, offering new thicknesses, formats, and finishes, giving us even more to love!
February 02, 2017