All tagged Kitchen Remodel

Kitchen Cabinet Plans

We’ve been working on our kitchen cabinet plans and I wanted to share the layout so far. We still have a few adjustments to make to measurements. I’m also going to make a line list for what we need space for and if it’s all going to fit.

I was really hoping to have space for all my appliances, but I have a lot of large appliances like the dehydrator, Kitchenaid mixer, food processor and blender that would take up entire cabinets!

There are some tricky elements to the kitchen in that we have two peninsulas and corner cabinets. I gained some extra space but we are still trying to figure out how to best use those corner cabinets. We already have one lazy susan and I don’t really love it. I think we are going to try doing an access cabinet from the back side of the peninsula so we can make the most of the space…(Read More)

Kitchen Inspiration

Photo Source. Our kitchen remodel is happening ! Woohoo! I’ve been thinking about what finishes, cabinets, backsplash, lighting, and hardware we are going to use. Over the (5!) years I’ve been waiting, I’ve collected a huge amount of inspiration photos. While I always wish for a House Beautiful magazine home, I need to work with the home I have. I think you can have a great design and pretty home even without the amazing architecture or soaring ceilings (ours our 8 foot)… (Read More)

Kitchen Demo and Plans... Part 2

The electrician came and and cleaned up all the wiring. We had 6 new can lights wired. Lots of switches moved around. Soon after we had the sheetrock guys come for a quote. We have had them before, and they are always great, so we said yes to the bid. They said they could come the next day!! …

Kitchen Demo and Plans... Part 1

It's finally happening! My horrible, suffocating kitchen drop ceiling came down. I can hardly believe I lasted as long as I did with it like that. One day, I just couldn't stand it anymore and took a hammer to some of the sheetrock…