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 make your home sell much quicker. Embarking on a remodel of any kind can be very daunting, especially a...
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...
Choosing a Paint Sheen

Choosing a Paint Sheen

Choosing a paint color can be difficult with the thousands of options on the market today. The sense of relief after making this decision is short lived once you learn that there is a second step; paint sheen. What is a paint sheen? Which sheen should go where? What...
Granite vs Quartz

Granite vs Quartz

As designers one of our favorite aspects of our job is introducing our clients to various materials that will create the dream space they envision. There are thousands of paint colors, hundreds of cabinet door styles, dozens of flooring options; the options are...