Storage and Organization for Your Laundry Room

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Imagine having every room in your home perfectly organized, with custom storage solutions made to fit each room. As well as looking great, this dream situation will also make your home more efficient and even relaxing. We’ve already looked at how to improve your organization and maximize storage in your pantry and your garage, now let’s turn to the laundry room. Read on for expert storage and organization tips for your laundry room. Include counter space Whether you’re folding clothes and doing other chores or are simply looking for a little open storage space, a countertop can make an extremely practical addition to your laundry room. A counter can fit perfectly installed over the top of your washing machine and/or dryer. As well as storing things on the counter for…
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A Perfectly Organized Pantry

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If you’re looking for ways to add more storage, and more efficient storage, to your kitchen, then adding a pantry can be a great idea. Or perhaps you already have a pantry and want to optimize the way you store food inside it. Whatever your pantry needs may be, The Kitchen Center can help you design and install a custom storage system that suits your kitchen storage needs. Read on for some tips on how to improve the way you store and organize items in your pantry. Vary shelf heights Whether you’re putting away a small salt shaker or a tall box of cereal, there should be an ideal space for storing each item efficiently. Varying the heights of shelves helps you maximize the amount of storage space available while…
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A Guide to Garage Storage

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At The Kitchen Center, we can design and install custom storage systems for anywhere in your home, whether you’re looking for a walk-in wardrobe for the bedroom or a pantry for food storage in the kitchen. In this article, we’re going to look at garage storage and give you some tips and ideas on how to make yours more efficient. The garage is often the part of the home where things get dumped when they’re not needed on a regular basis, or where things go on the way to getting thrown out. This can leave you with a cluttered mess and not a lot of room to utilize for other things. This is why an efficient, custom storage system is essential for the garage. Utilize wall space If you need…
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Childproofing Your Storage

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If you’ve just brought a baby into your home or your child is getting to the point where they’re grabbing everything they see and wandering around the house, then there are certain adaptations you need to make to your home. Childproofing sharp corners on furniture and blocking off the stairs helps to keep your child safe and injury-free. Storage spaces are another key consideration when it comes to childproofing your home. Read on to learn more… Why it’s important to childproof your storage There are lots of everyday items in your home that can be extremely dangerous to young children if they get their hands on them. You might have chemical cleaning supplies under the sink, heavy cookware and sharp utensils in kitchen cabinets, and medication stored in the bathroom.…
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Designing an Entertainment Center

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Do you want to upgrade the way you watch movies or play video games in your home? Well, with an entertainment center, you can. At the same time, you’re adding unique storage solutions for a variety of different electronics, accessories, and other belongings. Read on to find out more about entertainment centers and how The Kitchen Center can help you design the perfect one. What is an entertainment center? An entertainment center is essentially a shelving unit that is designed to house your television plus a variety of other entertainment equipment and accessories. This may include: TV box or receiver (as required to watch cable, for example)DVD or Blu-Ray playerDVDs and Blu-RaysOne or more video game consolesVideo gamesBoard games or tabletop gamesAccessories such as remotes, controllers, and HDMI cables Entertainment…
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Designing the Perfect Kitchen Island

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When remodeling a kitchen, adding an island in the center of the room is a popular design choice. Kitchen islands can serve as a great visual focal point for the room as well as being a practical addition. If you’d like to add an island to your kitchen remodel, then here are some things to think about when designing it. The countertop The surface of your kitchen island will likely be the first thing that people notice about it when they enter the room, so it needs to suit the style of the room while also standing out. You could use the exact same style of countertop as the rest of your kitchen to create a uniform look, or you could choose something contrasting to make it stand out. For…
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Pairing Your Kitchen Cabinets and Countertops

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Selecting your kitchen cabinets and countertops are big decisions when it comes to remodeling your kitchen. If these two elements clash with each other, then it could throw off the design of the whole room. So, you should always bear the other one in mind when choosing one of these design elements. It might be that you decide what you want your cabinets to look like, for example, and then use that as a reference point when selecting your countertops. Read on for some tips on how to pair your kitchen cabinets and countertops… Decide what your focal point will be You should always design a room with a focal point in mind. When done right, this will be the element that someone’s eye is naturally drawn to when they…
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A Guide to Adding An Additional Bathroom

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Adding an extra bathroom to your home can have lots of advantages. You’re less likely to have to wait for someone else to finish showering or getting ready before you can use the bathroom, especially helping to save time in the morning. It can also be an added attraction for house hunters, helping you to sell your home quicker and improve your home value if you decide to move house. But how do you go about planning and adding an additional bathroom? The Kitchen Center can help you design custom bathroom cabinets and more to give you your dream bathroom. Here are some considerations to take when adding an extra bathroom… Choose the location The first thing you’ll need to decide is where your extra bathroom is going to go.…
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Remodeling Your Home for Resale

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A popular investment is to buy a house that needs a lot of work, fix it up, and then sell it for a profit. But even if your house is in good condition, some simple remodeling can help you get a higher price on the market when you decide to sell. If you’re planning on selling your house, then read on for some tips on how to remodel it to increase your resale value and attract more buyers. Improve your curb appeal First impressions matter when it comes to buying and selling houses. If the front of your home is unattractive, then this could influence the opinion of potential buyers before they’ve even stepped foot inside your home. Simple things like tidying up the front yard or applying a fresh…
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Mixing and Matching Kitchen Cabinet Hardware

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There are lots of different styles to choose from when it comes to your kitchen cabinet handles. Do you want long pull bars, which can offer a contemporary aesthetic, or small cup pulls for a more rustic, farmhouse appeal? The hardware you choose is important for both style and functionality. They must look good while also feeling comfortable to use. Different types of cabinet hardware First, let’s look at some of your options when it comes to choosing the hardware for your kitchen cabinets. Here are some of the most popular styles: Round knobsSquare knobsBar pullsCup pullsBin pullsLatch pullsFinger pulls Should you mix and match your cabinet hardware? If you’re looking to add some variety to your kitchen’s design, then you don’t just have to settle for a single style…
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