Chalkboards and their dust were overthrown from the classroom long ago by dry-erase boards. While those whiteboards might be cleaner to use, they do not hold a candle to their counterparts’ old-school aesthetic. Chalkboards have become a huge trend in house design due to their fun and striking appearance, but trends aside, the chalkboard — … Continue reading Fun Kitchen Helper: Practical Chalkboard, The Classic
Ask any professional chef to name the most important tool in a kitchen, and the response will usually be the same: good knives. That sentiment is echoed by Lisa Cannelora, a professional kitchen designer who operates Cucina di Cannelora in Alameda, California. As a former restaurant chef, Cannelora understands her knives. And with the holiday … Continue reading Knife Shopping and Storage: Advice From a Kitchen Guru
If your kitchen has been designed, is lean in space or just requires a little visual interest in the layout, consider a corner sink. Although this placement may be a smart, effective way to make use of the floor plan, there also are some possible downsides to think about. Keep reading to determine whether this … Continue reading Is a Kitchen Corner Sink Right for You?
My husband and I are nearing the end of a significant kitchen remodel. After tearing walls down, reconfiguring the layout and bringing in modern cabinetry and appliances, we are getting down into the specifics. 1 detail I’m considering is the thing to put above our newest cooktop. I’m thinking about several possibilities. For purpose, the … Continue reading Home Above the Range: Smart Programs for Cooktop Space