Sink Selection

Sink Selection

Today’s market is flooded with options to choose from when making selections for your remodel project. It can, very quickly, become an overwhelming process that often leads to quick regretful decisions. Allow us to take some of the guesswork out of this process for...
Mudroom Tips

Mudroom Tips

According to Merriam – Webster a mudroom is considered a room off the kitchen or basement “designed specifically for shedding dirty or wet footwear and clothing.”  Historically mudrooms were common in homes located in regions that experienced all four seasons,...
Appliances That Work for You

Appliances That Work for You

‘Tis the season for celebrating the holidays with friends and family! Are you hosting this year? Or maybe it’s your turn to bring a side dish. Whatever it is, we want to make sure you are prepared. Here at KbE we interact with all kinds of clients with various cooking...
Lighting in Kitchens

Lighting in Kitchens

“To see beauty is to see light.” – Victor Hugo We could not say it any better. Here at KbE we often hear our clients mention that their current space lacks lighting, often making it hard to work in. As problem solvers and design advocates we present various ways to...
Bathroom Budget

Bathroom Budget

If you have ever bought or sold a home, you are probably familiar with the reality that updated kitchens and bathrooms add value to your home and typically will help your home sell much more quickly. Embarking on a remodel of any kind can be very daunting, especially...
Budgeting For Your Kitchen Remodel

Budgeting For Your Kitchen Remodel

Between the dozens of Pinterest Boards and Houzz inspiration photos you have complied your version of the perfect kitchen. You have found the ideal countertop with the complimentary backsplash; the right tone of cabinetry and the most beautiful cabinet hardware but to...
Pantry Organization

Pantry Organization

As designers, we commonly hear our clients refer to their kitchens as the heart of their homes. We couldn’t agree more! Like the ventricles pump blood to our hearts to keep it going, pantries supply the needs to run a functioning kitchen. It’s true! No matter how...
Victory Closets

Victory Closets

Minimalism has swept the country in a raging trend sprouted by the Tiny House movement and Netflix Series such as Tidying Up with Marie Kondo. From millennials to baby boomers, millions of people have embraced the minimalist trend and have begun asking themselves if...

Preparing for your Remodel

Preparing for your Remodel Contractors, construction crews and most trade services can always expect a spike in business this time of year; our team can certainly attest to this. No matter what time of year you are planning on remodeling your home, here are a few...

Designing with Pets in Mind

A new season means here at KbE we are on the lookout for the latest design trends. White cabinets, marble inspired countertops and the “Fixer Upper” farmhouse style still look to be ever present this year but we are seeing a fun concept begin to gain popularity; pet...