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A collection of helpful articles from the experts at Dean Cabinetry.

WHAT MAKES A KITCHEN RENOVATION MORE OR LESS EXPENSIVE?

Doing a kitchen renovation is an exciting undertaking. On the way to enjoying your new, improved space to gather and prepare meals, it’s important to understand what factors influence the cost of a new kitchen so you will be spending your money as wisely as possible. Some things that affect the cost of a kitchen renovation include:

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CHOOSING KITCHEN APPLIANCES

Get tips on how to find the right cooktop, fridge and more for your remodel.

WHAT IS A BETTER COUNTERTOP, GRANITE OR QUARTZ?

Already have your cabinetry picked out but stuck on what countertop to choose? Choosing counters is an exciting part of designing a new kitchen. Understanding your choices helps focus your search and makes your decision easier.

WHICH KITCHEN STYLE IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

If you’re planning on giving your kitchen a makeover, you have no shortage of options when it comes to the style. From old world to sleek and modern, there is a kitchen design for every taste. Knowing what style and trends you like will help narrow your design options and in turn direct your focus. In this blog we outline the three main kitchen styles to help you determine which one is best for your home.

5 BEST AND 5 WORST RESALE VALUE REMODELS

You might think you are the master of your own remodel, but sadly, it’s not always so. Remodels sometimes have a tendency to develop their own inertia, as decisions lead to new dilemmas, unintended consequences and surprising outcomes. In some cases, these flights of fancy are perfectly acceptable, provided the design and completed execution truly align with the vision and budget.

THE BEST COLOR FOR EVERY ROOM IN YOUR HOUSE, ACCORDING TO SCIENCE

Picking the perfect paint colors for your home can be a little like winning the lottery. Which is to say, between Pinterest trends and the rainbow of swatches at Sherwin-Williams, it’s really, really hard to do. If you’re looking to narrow it down, there’s another factor you might want to consider: science.

KITCHEN TRENDS FOR 2018 AND BEYOND

The kitchen design outlook for 2018 has evolved from recent years in notable ways and offers a virtual basket of both mature and fresh design goodies for everyone. The vernacular of kitchen design in 2018 puts the spotlight on an elevated aesthetic, promotes well being, encourages food prep efficiencies and as a result, the kitchen becomes THE room in the home where all five senses reside. It’s a magnet for physical and emotional nourishment. Let’s look at what’s happening in the kitchen design-wise.