KITCHEN AREAS WE NEED TO REMEMBER TO CLEAN

We remember to clean the countertops, appliances, oven, sink, and stovetop pretty well right? When you’re running through your checklist while cleaning the kitchen, you may not even realize what you might be missing. Do a deep clean at home this spring, and be sure to add these spots to your list. FRIDGE PAN While [...]

SMOKING HOT TIMELESS KITCHEN TRENDS!

Trends can be timeless! These gorgeous kitchen trends are virtually guaranteed to stand the test of time. Indulge! And if you need help, all of us at Builder Supply Outlet and the Edge Kitchen and Bath Showroom are here to help you pick the kitchen and bathroom of your dreams for less! LED LED lighting [...]

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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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WHAT GOES INTO A KITCHEN CABINET

High quality kitchen cabinets are the equivalent of good furniture. Unfortunately most people don't know what to look for. What you need to look for is usually hidden. Let us briefly discuss what goes into a quality kitchen cabinet. FACE All pieces should be visible from the front of a cabinet.  The wood used on [...]

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KITCHEN COUNTER DECOR MADE SIMPLE

Once you have the perfect kitchen countertops in place, you may want to start considering decorating them a bit.After all, the accessories you pick for your kitchen are the first elements your guests will notice.  You should look at adding accessories as an opportunity to express your design taste, as well as add visual interest [...]

HOW TO CREATE A SPA BATHROOM

After a long week of work, slaving to the grind, there’s nothing better for your body, mind, and spirit than a trip to the spa. But why spend all that money, when you can create a sanctuary spa in your own bathroom? So, why not take the time and simply turn your bathroom into a [...]

The U-SHAPED OR “ONE-COOK” KITCHEN DESIGN EXPLAINED

A U-shaped layout is basically an efficiency kitchen designed for one primary cook. These kitchens are the equivalent of a fairly wide galley kitchen with one end closed off. One of the benefits to a U-shaped kitchen is that it keeps people out of the main kitchen cooking area.  At the same time, this design [...]

QUICK KEYS TO A TRANSITIONAL KITCHEN

Transitional kitchens are basically a blend of contemporary chic and traditional charm. They tend to strike the perfect balance in a kitchen. Transitional kitchen are sometimes considered, “the great moderator.” Reason being, transitional kitchens feature the warmth and welcome of traditional design and the clean, simple lines of the contemporary style, creating a transitional kitchen [...]

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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UNDERSTANDING THE TRADITIONAL VS. TRANSITIONAL KITCHEN DESIGN STYLE

It’s interesting to discover how many homeowners look at various pictures of kitchens without any knowledge of the kitchen design the picture is delineating. You see, when you’re a homeowner and ready to make a decision on your kitchen remodel - knowing what design style and trends you like will help narrow and focus your [...]