CHOOSING THE RIGHT KITCHEN CABINETS

It may be tempting to choose a countertop based on looks. That’s a start. But you must also consider durability, maintenance, and price. You must completely assess how you live, as well as your cooking choices before deciding what countertop surface to choose. For instance, white is not a good color choice for families with [...]

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SMART AND SIMPLE INEXPENSIVE KITCHEN RENOVATIONS

Upgrading and updating your kitchen can be inexpensive. In fact, you can do some quick kitchen renovations for less than $2,000. HARDWARE An easy renovation is to add stylish hardware. Install a new faucet.  Or you can add cabinet pulls and knobs for a quick, but gorgeous update to your kitchen.  Swapping out your cabinet [...]

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COMPARING THE FRENCH COUNTRY AND ENGLISH COUNTRY KITCHEN DESIGN STYLES

The french country and english country kitchen design styles, while similar, are actually quite different. For a rustic, cozy, and traditional kitchen, you likely angle toward a country design. So it begs the question, “Is your style english country or french country? The confusion is understandable.  The two styles are similar, yet they utilize and [...]

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR GALLEY KITCHEN LOOK AND FEEL BIGGER

It seems that in smaller homes and apartments, the galley prevails as the kitchen of choice. For those of you who are new to this style kitchen, a galley kitchen is basically the equivalent of a hallway with cupboards, appliances, and countertops on each side. Builder Supply Outlet and the Edge Showroom carry the top [...]

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BATHROOM REMODELING TIPS THAT WILL SAVE YOU MONEY, ENERGY, TIME, AND AGGRAVATION

If you want to upgrade or update your bathroom without flushing your hard earned cash down the drain (no pun intended), then take these tips to heart when you remodel your bathroom. PLAN IN DETAIL Work with an Edge Kitchen and Bath Designer (schedule here for FREE). This is time well spent.  An Edge Kitchen [...]

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HOW TO KEEP ANY TYPE OF COUNTERTOP SPOTLESS

Kitchen countertops see a lot of traffic.  There's food prep, children may sit at countertops doing their homework, or it may be where you do your entertaining. With so many functions, it’s important to guarantee a clean kitchen countertop for functionality, health, and aesthetics. Here are a few solutions to ensure a clean and functional kitchen [...]

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HOW TO SEAL A GRANITE COUNTERTOP

If you’ve got a gorgeous granite countertop, you'll want to seal it to keep it clean. And you need to know what you're doing.  Improper cleaning and neglected spills will easily destroy the surface.  A good sealer will soak into the granite, filling the porous gaps, so damage is kept at bay.  Even with a [...]

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