Posts tagged "kitchen remodeling"
Home Improvement Ideas for Condos/Townhouses

Home Improvement Ideas for Condos/Townhouses

Many home improvement ideas are geared to the larger, fancier homes.  For those of us who live in a moderate size condo or townhouse, our choices are quite different, especially in the kitchen. Would that I only had a place I could install a double wall oven…no chance.  Ah, well, not to worry.The day before Thanksgiving last year, Read More…

Chemical & Pesticide Free Mosquito Control Solution

Chemical & Pesticide Free Mosquito Control Solution

Given today’s widespread West Nile virus infections from mosquitoes, everyone who is outdoors needs to take precautions.  Go to any barbeque and hosts are offering their guests a variety of deet containing anti-mosquito sprays before getting to drink selections.  There is one more hidden but real danger… Read More…

Creative Kitchen Remodels – Storage in Unexpected Places

Creative Kitchen Remodels – Storage in Unexpected Places


Spontaneous get-togethers are often the most fun. You want to host your guests with drinks and hors d’oeuvres which means you have to have provisions at the ready.  But – do you have room to store them?  Small kitchen spaces and tight apartments can make this a real challenge.  When I created this storage solution I didn’t realize just how perfect it is.  I cannot image life without itRead More…

Kitchen Remodels go high-tech with "Induction Cooktops"

Kitchen Remodels go high-tech with “Induction Cooktops”

What is “induction cooking”? To many cooking enthusiasts it is the best technology for cooking but many consumers are confused as it looks like the “old”, and less than attractive electric stove tops.  Nothing could be further from the truth. Read More…

Inexpensive & Life Changing Drawer Solutions for Kitchen Remodels

Inexpensive & Life Changing Drawer Solutions for Kitchen Remodels

Sometimes we feel we don’t have enough space when in fact we do not use cabinet space nor drawer space effectively.  Here is one of the greatest organizational upgrades: drawer organizers. Read More…

Painting Project 101 – Fun for the Whole Family

Painting Project 101 – Fun for the Whole Family

Everyone can do this fun home improvement project in a weekend: Paint a chalkboard to the side of a cabinet, on a kitchen door or even a refrigerator door (check surface material !). You read correctly – Paint! Benjamin Moore’s Studio Finishes series offers chalkboard paint. Read More…

Kitchen Remodels – Commercial-style cook tops – What you really need to know

Kitchen Remodels – Commercial-style cook tops – What you really need to know

For the last two decades commercial-looking gas ranges, stove tops and free-standing stoves have been the rage.  Magazines are full of kitchen remodels with commercial style cook tops. Many homeowners dream Read More…