kitchen design


Manufacturer Spotlight: Dura Supreme Cabinetry

If your home is like any other in the western world, the space that is your kitchen and dining area is without a doubt your homestead’s epicenter of all the things familial and social.

When you think about your home’s daily ongoings, you can see that this kitchen and dining space should fit like a glove and cater to all your family’s particular needs, lifestyle, and aesthetic.

Building Material Quality And Craftsmanship

Updating and remodeling your home is the perfect time to address and accommodate your family’s needs. When crafting these details, it certainly helps to have a wide selection…

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Manufacturer Spotlight: Grabill Cabinets

When it comes to designing your home’s luxury kitchen remodel, you deserve the very best products with the highest quality available. Your kitchen’s custom cabinetry should not only be the perfect look and fit for your dream home but a shining testament to these high standards.

 

That’s why Kitchen Kraft is proud to have Grabill Cabinets as a custom cabinetry supplier: Amish craftsmanship yielding a truly stunning piece of furniture that is built to last.

 

Grabill Cabinets: A Virtually Indestructible Product

With attention to every facet of construction, Grabill Cabinets ensures a product that is of the highest quality…

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Hot Trend in Kitchen Remodeling: Painted Cabinets

Painted cabinets are a hot item in kitchen remodeling. While stained cabinets remain popular, many homeowners are considering all painted cabinets or a mixture of the two. In recent years, the paint color selection has gotten much larger and cabinet manufacturers have taken note.  Our cabinet manufacturers are now offering all of the Sherwin Williams and Benjamin Moore colors in stock, semi-custom and custom cabinets.

There are many advantages to purchasing painted cabinets.  Cabinet manufacturers have the ability to do what is called a “custom color match”.  This means…

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Transitional Kitchen Design

When it comes to home remodeling, many homeowners like to consult with two or three design remodel firms.  This couple had met with one Columbus design firm, but felt they had not investigated all of their options.  They attended the Central Ohio Remodel Expo and met with a designer at Kitchen Kraft.  They shared their wish list which included new kitchen cabinets, granite counters, tile backsplash, under cabinet lighting, and hardwood flooring.

The designer worked with the couple to learn what kitchen layout would best work with their lifestyle.  After…

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Countertop Edges: The Different Types of Countertop Edges and What You Need to Know

 

Your countertop is one of the most used items in the kitchen.  In comparison to all of the other decisions that are made during home remodeling, choosing your countertop edge may not seem high on the list of functionally important items, but it should be.  In addition to countertop material, the edge will affect daily functionality.  There are numerous countertop edges; we’ve listed the five most common countertop edges below and the pros and cons to each.

Squared:  The boring name of this countertop edge is deceptive since the…

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5 Things to Know About Kitchen Work Triangles

5 Things to Know About Kitchen Work Triangles

1. The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) defines a “work triangle” as an invisible line that runs from the center of the sink to the cook top surface, to the refrigerator, and back to the sink center. The NBKA also suggests that all three sides of the triangle be no longer than 26 feet, or that the distance between any two points be between 4 and 9 feet.  If the distances between points are too small it can feel cramped. However, if the distances are too long, cooking can get exhausting.

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Kitchen Kraft: More Than a Kitchen Designer

Here at Kitchen Kraft, we understand that a client needs more than a kitchen designer. Anyone can tell you something looks nice, but if current problems are not solved it doesn’t matter how it looks. We can’t tell you how many times a client has brought us a competitor’s designs without a dishwasher in the plan. This alone is a major problem and though we don’t like to point these things out, we already know there is a problem because they have sought us out, designs in-hand, asking for…

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2014 Kitchen Remodeling Trends

The top 5 kitchen remodeling trends for 2014 are pointing towards neutral tones and functional spaces. White and gray cabinets, stainless steel appliances, hardwood flooring, maximizing existing spaces and a mudroom are a few of the popular kitchen remodeling trends.

Painted cabinets are becoming more popular. Wood stains are still good, but the stains can go in and out of style quickly.  Neutral tones are becoming popular because they can play into many different designs and personalities.  Shades of gray and white are dominating kitchen design in 2014.  Gray and…

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Simple Kitchen Décor

Remodeling your kitchen is an exciting time to plan the kitchen of your dreams. When working with your designer, why not think outside the box? Don’t get stuck on a monochromatic color palette and don’t be afraid to spice things up a little bit. A small touch of differentiation in décor can make a world of difference in the end product. Here are a three simple kitchen designs to consider when you’re planning your kitchen remodel.

Think Pink!                              

Okay, maybe not pink, but think color! The kitchen is the…

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White Cabinets: Timeless, Classy and a Crowd Favorite

While kitchen design styles and trends come and go with the seasons, there is one look that has been a crowd pleaser since the mid 1900s: beautiful white wood kitchen cabinets. Depending on other kitchen décor, wood cabinets can often date a room if they are not paired with a modern counter top, backsplash or kitchen accessories. However, white cabinets offer flexibility, ultimately leaving a blank slate for design, which makes them one of the most popular choices for our clients at Kitchen Kraft.

Another benefit of white cabinets is…

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