Looking for some inspiration for your kitchen remodel? Here are several great design & style ideas from a few of our favorite projects.Read More
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This kitchen in Williamsburg showcases many of the key elements of the classic kitchen style.
What makes a kitchen "classic"?
Classic style is generally more transitional in nature, which is a balance between the highly decorative details of traditional design and the minimalist lines of contemporary style. Classic style is often heavily influenced by the design movements between the turn of the 19th Century through to the pre-war era, which includes both the Arts & Crafts style and Art Deco.
A classically-styled, transitional kitchen, in today's era, is also casual-leaning. While the space can feel grand, with luxurious details and high-end materials, comfort is at the core. This may come through in cabinet choices that look like pieces of furniture, or in the use of inviting seating at the island. However it's achieved, a classic kitchen remains timeless because it's welcoming and comfortable for everyone.Read More
The sink is an essential element in any kitchen. We spend more time in front of the sink than in any other kitchen work area, therefore, it’s important to consider both function and design when it comes to this important feature. Keep reading for the key considerations and options for your new sink.Read More
With the revitalization of the downtown Cincinnati residential community, modern design concepts are taking root around the existing traditional character of the area. This mixture of classic architecture with contemporary style is seen to great effect in how the homeowners of this OTR row house brought contemporary design into their home with this remodel. It's also a fantastic example of modern design. Here are four contemporary design lessons we can learn from this project.Read More