5 Kitchen Designs That Are Trendy and Functional

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The kitchen is not just a space for the preparation of food and drinks. It can be a social centerpiece that give hosts and guests a place to gather and enjoy the fruits of the home at its best.

unique kitchen design should reflect the character of the person who lives there. Fashion should guide function as well as create an environment worth being in. Take a look at these five examples.

Kitchen Remodel Ideas Perfect for Your 2014 Spring Cleaning

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This season's spring cleaning is likely to include kitchen remodeling projects that give the hard-working room a clean, crisp and contemporary style, according to an overview of top 2014 design trends by the Chicago Tribune. Increasingly, homeowners are opting for features that are easy to clean and that give a streamlined, modern look to the room known as the heart of the home.

Culinary Crannies: Classic Yet Compact Kitchens for Aspiring Chefs

In most households, the kitchen is one of the most important rooms in the house; yet for a chef or anyone who loves to cook, it's a room that has to function extremely well no matter how big or small it happens to be. Some chefs actually prefer a compact kitchen design where items are close at hand rather than an oversized space that isn't conducive to convenience. If you are designing a small-space kitchen, the following ideas will provide some inspiration for your plan.

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Tips to make Your Kitchen Beautiful

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When you think of kitchen accessories the first thing that pops into your mind are things like dishes, glassware, cutlery and assorted cookware. While those items are pretty important to any functioning kitchen there are other types of accessories to consider. These items fall under the category of things that make using your kitchen a whole lot easier. These accessories are not flashy or pretty, but they do perform a very important function.

5 Top Kitchen Appliances and Tools for Busy People

It is not uncommon for every adult in a family household to have a full time job, which makes family meal times difficult to schedule. Getting in from work after a busy day and still having a family to feed can mean that many of us resort to pre-packed ready meals, but this doesn't have to be the case!

With a few clever gadgets and appliances, you can be one of the envied ‘super-mums’ of the playground, with home-made pack lunches and a hot, healthy dinner on the table every evening.

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Dos & Don’ts While Redesigning Your Kitchen

The kitchen is the most important part of the home. Families gather in the kitchen to prepare meals, to finish up homework or just have a chat. The kitchen is known as the heart of the home and the area that tends to receive the most attention when a remodeling project takes place. As a major selling point, the kitchen is the first to be remodeled to be both an enjoyable space as well as an investment of the home.

How to Make a DIY Bar at Your Home

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Coming up with a DIY bar at your home is a very good idea. It may be as simple as setting aside a kitchen cabinet and making it a liquor area or using the basement as an extensive wet bar with most of the amenities. This post is meant to guide you through making a DIY bar in your home, stocking it with the most important contents and getting the right tools for construction. You will also be informed on how to manage the bar.

How to Stock a DIY Bar at your Home


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