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04 May 3 Types of Lighting for the Kitchen

kitchen lighting Much more than simply lighting a room so you can see, lighting can be used to highlight a room’s artistic focal points, create an air of added elegance, and give needed extra light in niche spaces. A skilled interior designer knows of the three types of light that work together in a room to create a balanced, well-lit atmosphere. Here is a brief summary of each light type, along with ways that you incorporate them in your kitchen.
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28 Apr Tips for Organizing Under-the-Sink Bathroom Cabinet Space

folded towelsWith spring finally here, you likely have spring cleaning on the brain. And if, like most people, you spend a great deal of your time getting ready in the morning in the bathroom, it makes sense to start by organizing your bathroom to make for a streamlined morning routine. So what are some ways you can make the most out of that under-the-sink bathroom cabinet space? Read on to find out.

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14 Apr 6 Unexpected Reasons to Have a Well-Organized Kitchen

organized kitchen drawersNow that spring is here, it’s high time you considered giving your kitchen a thorough organization overhaul if you haven’t already. Though it may sound daunting, creating an efficient organization system in your kitchen that works for you—with features like drawer dividers, kitchen towel hooks, spice racks, and pull-out drawers in cabinets—will turn out to be both a refreshing and rewarding experience. In case you haven’t quite gathered the motivation needed to carry out the task, or you’re thinking that organized kitchens are only for those who live insanely organized lifestyles, here are a few pros you may not have considered to creating and maintaining an efficient kitchen.

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07 Apr Bring Spring Cuisine to Your Kitchen

Spinach Strawberry SaladSpring is a great time to get out of the cold-weather lag you’ve been feeling all winter and bring some life back into the kitchen. One great way to do this is to consider which foods are in-season and create a plan for creating delicious, spring-appropriate cuisine over the next couple of months. Not sure where to start? We’ve got you covered on what produce to buy, which kitchen utensils to consider adding to your collection, and how to give your kitchen a makeover just in time for the warm weather.

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06 Mar Dinner Foods to Make for a St. Patrick’s Day Party

irish stewFestive desserts for any holiday are typically easy to come by, but what about festive dinner foods? If you're going to be hosting a St. Patrick's Day party soon, or if you simply want to dish up something fun on March 17, you may be looking for some hearty ideas for the dinner table. Here is a list of traditional Irish dishes to give you some delicious inspiration for a St. Paddy's Day dinner party.

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12 Feb Fun Valentine’s Day Decor for the Kitchen

valentines kitchen decorValentine's Day is perhaps one of the best holidays when it comes to decorations. You can deck out your entire house, but don’t forget your kitchen. Use your creativity and the lovey-dovey theme to bring out the best in your fabulous cabinetry and dining table. Carry the magic of this holiday to the next level with these striking kitchen decor ideas.

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02 Feb 4 Steps for Throwing a Romantic V-Day Dinner for Multiple Couples

Group Of Friends Having Dinner Party At HomeWhen you think Valentine’s Day, you probably don’t think of getting a bunch of couples together for a party, simply because it’s generally celebrated as individual couples. However, if it’s done right, a party can be a great start to a romantic evening! To shake things up a bit this Valentine’s Day, consider these tips for planning a spectacular couples party.

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19 Jan Pros and Cons of Refacing Your Kitchen Cabinets

old kitchenScratched, faded, and squeaky cupboards should be a thing of the past, yet many people still have them in their homes. If this sounds like your kitchen, it’s time for a remodel. But hiring a cabinet maker is so expensive! Not to mention, the remodel could take weeks.

Instead, consider more affordable options, like refacing your cabinets. To reface your cabinets, you’ll either replace the doors on your existing cabinets with new ones. Or, if the cupboards are still in good shape, you’ll sand away the varnish or paint and apply a new color. However, this process comes with some key pros and cons.
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