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It’s called “entertaining” for a reason—the hosts bring people together to laugh, eat and improvise the evening’s dialogue. As the setting, the kitchen itself can turn a mere get-together into a memorable evening.
A kitchen layout can be designed to accommodate several people and still encourage an apparent contradiction: relaxing, while …
At first they rented. Then she and her husband bought older homes and lived on tight budgets. After years of forcing herself to make those inherited workspaces work, she knows what she wants.
Sound familiar? The Kitchen She Waited A Long Time For represents the modern kitchen your past-life kitchens have …
A kitchen can be designed to accommodate life’s changes—whatever they may turn out to be. Will this be a kitchen to grow old in, or to keep in good shape until a Realtor is needed? Doesn’t matter: a great kitchen is a kitchen that improves the life lived there. But …
Housekeeping. Conflicting schedules. Getting to practice, getting home, handling late nights of homework mixed with parental career demands and—don’t forget—meal planning, prep, serving and clean up.
A kitchen can be designed to function as the single location from which heavily scheduled lives are managed alongside everything that goes into a meal—it’s …
Meet The Kitchen That Never Sleeps. It’s one that somebody is always using, about to use or cleaning up after using.
Friends and neighbors, friends of friends, neighbors of friends, friends who might be more-than-friends—people show up at all hours and gravitate toward the center of everything: the kitchen.
That’s why this …
WHEN THE YOUNGER BIRDS HAVE FLOWN, THERE’S ROOM IN THE NEST FOR A LOT OF COOL STUFF.
Many people find that when their kids are grown and on their own, they finally have time for interests and activities that used to be crowded out by daily life—but there’s still a whole …
A kitchen isn’t just a kitchen. It’s the center of activity in a home. When it’s built specifically for how you’ll use it, a kitchen can help improve each moment that unfolds within it.
Think about a kitchen that would fit how you live—what would you call it? The Foodie Kitchen? …
The Best Universal Design award in the 2015 NKBA Design Competition was recently presented to Pamela Livingston-Hardy of Creative Renovation for her kitchen design created using KraftMaid cabinetry.
Pamela created this universal kitchen design to accommodate the physical limitations of a husband with Muscular Dystrophy as well as his wife. This …
Cabinetry arrived at Sea Cove Cottage. As you may know from Part 1, Sea Cove Cottage is the 1,300-square-foot home of Steve Thomas – the current Habitat for Humanity ReStore Spokesperson and former Emmy-Award-winning host of This Old House and Renovation Nation.
As a long-time friend and professional associate of KraftMaid, …
Steve Thomas – the current Habitat for Humanity ReStore Spokesperson and former Emmy-Award-winning host of This Old House and Renovation Nation – purchased a 1,300-square-foot home in Maine last year. Although it’s well-located in the heart of a quaint fishing village and offers stunning views of the harbor, the 1900s …