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Kitchen

It’s the heart of your home for a reason. See the latest trends in kitchen design, discover a new home hack or find your next DIY project right here. From small kitchens to large, traditional to modern, there’s something for everyone here.

9 Ways to Modernize Your Outdated Kitchen

Whether your kitchen is a true fixer-upper from decades ago or your once-trendy laminate countertop and linoleum flooring fell out of style fast, it may be time to modernize your outdated kitchen. With new design trends showcasing creative uses of colors, modern appliances, and functional design, there are endless ways to bring your kitchen into […]

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The Best Kitchen Gadgets According to the MYMOVE Team

You don’t have to be a Michelin star chef to appreciate the value of that one kitchen tool that makes your life so much easier. We asked the MYMOVE team to share their favorite kitchen gadgets they can’t live without. The results will surprise you and are sure to help you fill in some empty […]

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Is the Kitchen Work Triangle an Outdated Design Rule?

The kitchen work triangle has been the standard by which we measure good design and functionality. Whether you paid attention in your trigonometry class or not, you probably knew the basics of the kitchen triangle. It connects the cooktop, refrigerator, and sink. According to guidelines from the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), no leg […]

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How to Make a More Sustainable Kitchen

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. When you think about it, the kitchen has more potential for waste than any other area in the home. It’s where the majority of your appliances run. It’s where […]

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Let These Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Ideas Inspire Your Next Remodel

No matter what style it comes in, the kitchen is the heart of the home. But for those of us who are obsessed with making others feel welcome, there’s no better choice than a farmhouse aesthetic. If you’ve been thinking about bringing a modern farmhouse kitchen into your home, you’re in luck.Read on to learn […]

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14 Times Open Shelving Looked Oh-So-Soothing (And How To Bring Order To Your Own Home)

When it’s done right, there’s something about open shelving that is so soothing and aesthetically pleasing. It’s no wonder this look has been trendy for a while and doesn’t show any signs of slowing down. If you’ve been wanting to put this trend in your own home, you’re in luck. Below are 14 of the […]

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How to Layout an Efficient Kitchen Floor Plan

Your kitchen is the heart of the home.  Even if you’re not an avid cook, the kitchen is the space that most people like to entertain in and enjoy spending time with family.  The aesthetics are important, but the function of how your kitchen works is even more important.  The way your kitchen is laid […]

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Buying Guide: How to Choose the Right Kitchen Appliances

Your kitchen appliances in your home make up the one of the largest investments for your pocket, as well as your time, which equates to functionality for your lifestyle in the kitchen. Buying kitchen appliances can be a daunting task when you look at all of the options, from energy saving, to high end designer […]

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Mid-Century Modern Small Kitchen Design Ideas You’ll Want to Steal

Mid-century modern has never been more popular. And that’s because homeowners and renters want a modern style that’s also warm and full of personality. Add mid-century modern elements to your small kitchen design ideas to enlarge and brighten your small space and put fun back into cooking! Small kitchen design ideas and elements Let’s review […]

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15 Modern Kitchen Designs That Will Rock Your Cooking World

Kitchen design trends change fairly rapidly; this post is for all of you out there who are interested in finding some inspiration for a modern kitchen design. We have compiled a collection of ideas for anyone thinking about redecorating their kitchen.These examples have a contemporary feel and would work great in modern houses or apartments. […]

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Kitchen Pantries for Every Lifestyle

Like closets and garages, kitchen pantries are one of those once-hidden rooms that are now playing a significant role in today’s home. “The pantry has become one of the most desired and necessary storage features in today’s kitchens — especially for homeowners who make a lot of bulk purchases from the warehouse club,” says Dan DiClerico, […]

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6 Tips to Choose the Perfect Kitchen Tile

The kitchen is the one room in the house that can have several different types of tiles, in different applications, and they all will enhance your kitchen beautifully.  When choosing kitchen tile for your home consider where it is going to go first.  Glossy tile that goes on a wall will not be the same […]

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What is an L-shaped Kitchen Layout?

The L-shaped layout is the most popular kitchen configuration, according to the NKBA 2019 kitchen design trends. But what is an L-shaped kitchen layout? We asked a few top experts to explain this layout and provide advice for using it. After all, just because it’s popular doesn’t mean it’s the right configuration for you. Shop […]

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31 Black Kitchen Ideas for the Bold, Modern Home

Timeless, bold, and elegant. Modern design trends generally point to all white as the kitchen color palette of choice. But what about on the opposite end of the spectrum? Top interior designers are beginning to make black as common in our home as it is in our wardrobes. The result? Spaces that feel simple and […]

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Kitchen Sinks: How to Choose the Best Style for Your Needs

In terms of functionality, the sink is a vitally important part of your kitchen. It’s an important consideration in the design of your kitchen, and is essential in the hallowed kitchen work triangle. However, with so many styles to choose from, are homeowners choosing style over function? How can you determine which type of kitchen […]

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50 White Kitchen Ideas That Work

A kitchen remodel is one of the most common renovation projects in homes today, and also one that can have a significant effect on resale value. And since the average homeowner will spend tens of thousands of dollars when doing a major kitchen remodel, it’s crucial to do it right. So how do you accomplish […]

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5 Ways Baskets Can Revolutionize Your Pantry Organization

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.  You’ve seen them: pictures of beautiful pantries, their shelves lined with clearly labeled glass jars and neatly arranged bins. They seem to repel dust and disorganization. If your pantry […]

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6 Benefits of Having a Great Kitchen Island

In every kitchen, there is the potential for great storage, display, and functionality. The sad fact is all kitchens don’t have enough of any of these. A kitchen island solves these problems and looks beautiful doing it.  From mobile islands to seating area kitchen islands, the amenity of having one or two in your kitchen […]

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10 Kitchen Innovations for Improving your New Generation Home

In our ever-changing world of high innovation and demand for homes that reflect gorgeous detailing and quality, your kitchen is the number one room where you love to see gorgeous technology. Your kitchen appliances are lifetime investments for many homeowners and Sub-Zero Wolf, the leader in food preservation & innovative cooking products since 1943 have […]

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The Most Important Items for Any Kitchen

What room in your home could you absolutely not live without? With the exception of perhaps the bathroom, no room matters more to your family’s comfort at home than the kitchen. This room is often the heart of the home. And even if you don’t love cooking, your kitchen is still a room you’ll use […]

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How to Achieve (and Love) Open Shelving in Your Kitchen

Like Skippy or Jif, Team Edward or Team Jacob, everyone seems to have a firm opinion about open shelving. Some love the modern trend; using open shelving not only in the kitchen, but throughout their homes displaying nicknacks, keeping track of necessities, and storing collections in a creative way. Others abhor the open option; I’ve […]

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Exclusive! Houzz 2019 Kitchen Trends

The 2019 U.S. Houzz Kitchen Trends Study provides insight regarding the most popular kitchen trends in home improvement. The report is unique because it captures the opinions of homeowners, whereas most surveys focus on trends from the perspectives of interior designers, architects, etc. Also, all respondents were required to meet one of three requirements: either […]

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What you Need to Know About Industrial Kitchens

Industrial kitchens are sleek and stylish, although they may not be for everyone.  Some people prefer farmhouse or transitional kitchens, and the debate rages on regarding the kitchen work triangle and whether you should use hardwood floors in kitchens.  However, we can all agree that the industrial style is perfect for homeowners who want to […]

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What is a Transitional Kitchen?

Transitional is the most popular kitchen design in the National Kitchen + Bath Association’s 2019 kitchen design trends. In fact, 65% of kitchens designed in the past year were transitional, more than double the kitchens that were traditional, contemporary or farmhouse, according to Tricia Zach, Market Research Analyst at the NKBA. Why are transitional kitchens […]

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