Category Archives: Kitchens

Slate Finish is an Alternative to Stainless Steel Appliances

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Stainless Steel Alternative

kitchen appliances - Design Build Pros (4)If you are looking to redo your kitchen appliances and are all about having the next big thing rather than the tired out stainless steel appliances, luckily for you, there is now an alternative. Slate appliance finish is on the up and up for all your kitchen and bathroom needs, from countertops to stoves and refrigerators. They are made for today’s style, perfectly complementing modern colors and kitchen materials. The rich matte finish is a natural fingerprint disguiser and don’t worry, it’s magnetic too. Right now slate finish is only available from GE.

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Porcelain Tile Flooring

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Porcelain Tile Flooring

Porcelain Tile Flooring that Looks Like Wood (1)-Design Build ProsWhen undertaking a home renovation, many homeowners are often on the look for a durable, easy to maintain and budget friendly. Porcelain tile flooring is durable, easy to maintain and comes in many textures, appearances, and sizes.

There are many types of flooring options available in the market. Hardwood floors are one of the most liked and preferred choice of floor in residential and commercial settings. Hardwood also is one of the most expensive options. On the other hand, porcelain floor tile suits every type of budget and is also available in the hardwood appearance as well.

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Floating Shelves for Kitchen Remodeling

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SONY DSCFloating Shelves for Kitchen Remodeling

When remodeling a kitchen, it is important to choose design elements that will not only add functionality to the space, but that will also look and feel at home in that space. Floating kitchen shelves are design element that fits this description.

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What is a Pot Filler?

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What is a Pot Filler?

Pot Filler for kitchen remodeling - Design Build ProsThe kitchen is easily one of the most important rooms in your home so it should be remodeled somewhat frequently in order to keep up to date. You want to be sure that you are always getting the best appliances and that everything is up to date, especially if you love to cook. One thing you will want to consider getting in your home is a pot filler. These can also be known as a pasta arm and are very effective for filling large pots that may not fit under the faucet. These are extremely beneficial kitchen additions. Here is some information you may need to know when deciding if you want to install your very own pot filler in your home.

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What is Glazing in Cabinets?

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What is Glazing in Cabinets?

Glazing on kitchen cabinets - Design Build Pros (1)The kitchen is easily one of the most important rooms in your home, however, when it looks outdated with drab looking cabinets, it can be really unappealing and not somewhere you enjoy spending your time. Fortunately for you, however, you can easily improve the looks of your cabinets and brighten up the kitchen with some old school charm. One of the best ways for you to go about doing this is to use cream paint and glaze and what makes this an even better option is that it is an affordable option for any budget and it is an easy to do DIY project.

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Soft Close Doors and Drawers for Cabinets

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Soft Close Doors and Drawers for Cabinets

wooden cupboard with opened empty drawerIt is important that you take the proper care of every room in your home, especially your kitchen, because you will spend a lot of time there. When you are remodeling your kitchen, you may be looking for some new appliances as well as cabinets or countertops. However, something that often gets overlooked is the way that your drawers and cabinets get shut. Often times, they are slammed or banged around, especially by children. This is something that can be prevented and the fix is simple. Why not install soft close doors and drawers on your cabinets? This is an easy DIY project that will take less than a day to complete and will prevent you from hearing that annoying slam, bang sound all the time.

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What is a Quartzite Countertop?

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What is a Quartzite Countertop?

Super white quartzite countertop ~ Design Build Pros (1)When you are remodeling your kitchen, there may be plenty of things that you are planning to change. Perhaps you have some ideas about what you want to do with your cabinets and maybe you want some new appliances as well, but one thing that often gets overlooked is the countertops. There are many beautiful countertops out there but if you are a serious kitchen fanatic and you want to have a countertop that is durable, long lasting and will not show signs of wear and tear, you may want to consider getting a quartzite countertop. There are actually many reasons why people turn to quartzite and many different types of quartzite available. If this is the countertop material that you are considering, here are some things to ponder before making the purchase.

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How to Make a Concrete Countertop

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How to Make a Concrete Countertop

Concrete Countertops (1)-Design Build ProsWhen you are remodeling your home, you may be looking to do something fresh and unique to really change things up. Something you should definitely consider when you are remodeling your kitchen is new countertops. Sure, there are many beautiful pre-fab countertops available but if you want to do something unlike anything anyone else has, why not consider making your own concrete countertop? This can be a fun, DIY project and can save you a lot of money, while providing you with a gorgeous and unique countertop. Even if you do not know how to make a concrete countertop, this step by step article will help you get the job done properly.

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Black Painted Cabinets for Your Kitchen

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Black Painted Cabinets for a Kitchen Remodel

SONY DSCYour kitchen is a very important room in your home, whether you realize that or not. It is the place you cook a great meal, talk about the events of the day with your kids and ultimately, make memories during the holiday season. Because the kitchen is so important, it is also important that you love the way it looks and that you enjoy spending time in it. One of the best things you can do when you are remodeling your kitchen is to update your cabinets. This is where you will store all of your goods and you always want to be sure your kitchen cabinets look clean and pristine. Sure, plain colored wood cabinets are nice, but if you want to make the kitchen your own and you want to give it some elegant, modern flair, you can paint your cabinets black. Black painted cabinets have many benefits and this is a job you can do yourself with ease.

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What is a Beverage Center?

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What Is A Beverage Center?

What is a Beverage Center (1)-Design Build ProsWe all know how hard it can be to find a place in the refrigerator for drinks with all of the other groceries that are already in there. At times it can even be impossible to find room for them and they end up getting piled onto the countertops. However, with a beverage center, you will never face those problems again. A beverage center is basically a small refrigerator that is optimized for the storage of drinks. A beverage center can hold any type of drink, whether it is in a bottle or a can. The compact size also allows for it to easily fit into any room in your house, not just the kitchen.

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