Increasing Home Value

If you want to spice things up with a stylish showpiece in your home, the kitchen is the hottest place to be. It’s no surprise that the kitchen space is one of the most important to potential home buyers. And if you’ve got the budget, why not enjoy those bonuses in your own home right now? People choose kitchen remodeling …

Proper Cabinet Maintenance

With proper care, your cabinetry should provide a lifetime of use and satisfaction. Proper care involves attentive cleaning, polishing and careful avoidance of damaging household cleaners. The beauty of wood is in the variation in graining and hue. Because wood is a natural product, it has inherent variation. This variation includes many natural characteristics as a result of tree growth patterns, as well as …

How to Budget for Renovations

The budget is an essential first step if you want a successful kitchen remodel. How much do you plan to spend on cabinets? What about new hardware? Will you need new light fixtures? You want a solid plan, detailing what projects you want to tackle and how much you want to spend. That will help you stay on track throughout …

Questions for the Best Design of Your Kitchen

Answer these questions to help you determine the best design for your new kitchen. You already know your kitchen inside and out, but answering these questions might help you discover some design and storage solutions that will fit your unique kitchen. 1. How many people live in the home? 2. Who cooks? 3. Is the cook or cook’s right or …

Technology that Changed the Industry in 2016

In the last year or two the kitchen and bath industry has seen huge strides as far new products that incorporate high-tech features. Here are a few things that we’ve seen changing in the industry. 1. Smart Appliances. Products such as the June oven that are able to communicate wirelessly check temperature of what your cooking or look up the …

Three Cabinet Styles to Consider

There are an infinite number of cabinet design combinations available, which can make the selection process a bit daunting. This article highlights three popular cabinet designs and provides readers with a head start on finding the right kitchen cabinets to fit their needs. The design experts at Mark Christopher Cabinetry are well versed in cabinet designs from modern to traditional, …