The ability to customize specific items, protect intellectual property, and include a higher level of safety measures is leading to the growth of laser engraving for industrial applications.Continue reading “Why the Industrial Market is Turning to Laser Engraving”
2018 was a great year for kitchen trends. We saw more kitchens become tech-based. Homeowners are becoming more open to adding pops of color to their kitchens. We also saw kitchens evolving with our every changing lifestyle. 2019 is shaping up much like 2018 did. While we’re only a couple weeks in, here are five 2019 kitchen trends I think you should watch for.
Keys to a great closet design – Many people take very little time in planning their closets, and end up with an imperfect match to their clothing and lifestyle. It’s a time where regret sets in because you end up with the feeling of “missing the mark”, which will plague you every time you walk in to get dressed.
If you’re thinking about a new closet, here are some keys to help you prepare and get the best closet design and most enjoyable closet space.
If you could remodel your dream kitchen, would it be big with a lot of open space, or small and crowded? Surely, most of us would want to knock down a wall or two. But in reality, expanding your kitchen can be costly and may not be an option. Sometimes, it’s best to work with the existing charm of your small kitchen. The good news is that there are some tricks of the interior-design trade to help with this all-to-common problem.
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When it comes to small businesses moving out of a home office, often clients over think the concept of their cabinets. They think about hiring teams to evaluate audience perception, psychological impact of color, etc. They read website after website. The advice is followed, but then at the end of the project they are left working in a space that feels like it is someone else’s.
When you’re planning for a new kitchen–either because you’re building a home or doing a remodel–choosing your kitchen cabinet door style is critical for the look you’ll achieve. When you’re looking at cabinet door choices, there are the obvious factors you’ll take into account such as color, stain, finish and whether you want a distressed or antiqued look or not. You might even be thinking about a glazing technique as a finishing touch.
Before you get to that point, you’ll want to choose your actual kitchen cabinet door style first. And there are three things you should keep in mind when doing so, to ensure you choose a door style you’ll be happy with for many years to come.
As an architectural element, the range hood over the stove represents one of the key opportunities in the kitchen to make a unique and impressive design statement or a simple subtle look to support the overall style of your kitchens design. There are so many range hood styles to select, from oversize hoods to concealed hoods. The possibilities are endless, but it’s helpful to know some tips prior to making the final decision on your range hood.
Developing entertainment areas in your home is a great way to enhance your family’s together time. Home theaters with built in entertainment centers and bars with custom bar cabinets are a great addition to any home. It’s where the kids pitch their sheet forts to watch a movie. It’s where your husband hosts a viewing party for the big game. It’s where you settle in with some great friends to watch the new episode of your favorite show. It’s where the whole family lets loose for a while and has a dance party to some silly music.
Having a kitchen island in your home is a great way to add versatility to your kitchen. Kitchen islands serve different purposes, some house the sink, some house the cooktop, and some only house storage. Whichever island type you fall into, there are many advantages to having one. Kitchen islands today are becoming more and more popular to have in the home, and we can see why. Below are some of the many advantages the kitchen island in your home!
An island is a great spot to incorporate additional amenities such as a wine unit, or even a microwave drawer. Having extra electrical outlets in your island is a great way to utilize small appliances and keep them from cluttering the other main kitchen work areas.