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It Takes Courage to Design a Magnificent Kitchen

Technically a renovation, the structure of this Monte Sereno home was taken down to the footprint, with significant modifications including a large, open kitchen, new bathrooms, and an in-law unit....

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European Cabinets & Design Studios Earns 6th Best of Houzz Award

Over 40 million monthly unique users nominated the best home building, remodeling, and design professionals in North America and around the world.   European Cabinets & Design Studios, a Palo Alto-based...

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5 Wall Coverings to Improve Comfort and Add Style to Your Home

Reinvent your walls with these unique, eye-catching, and sustainable wood wall coverings. It’s a well-established practice to make one’s home more sustainable by replacing traditional incandescent light bulbs with LEDs,...

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The Best Professional-Grade Wall Ovens for the Home Cook

Cook heart-healthy meals in a flash for your family with these sleek, top-of-the-line wall ovens. Family life is so busy these days with two working parents, kids heading in all...

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5 Types of Kitchen Sinks – And How to Choose

The kitchen may be the heart of the home, but the sink is the heart of the kitchen. There are a ton of different decisions that need to be made...

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14 Must-Have Walk-In Closet Design Features

Add these design features to bring style, efficiency, and luxury to your walk-in closet—one of the most important spaces in your home. A well-designed walk-in closet should feel like stepping...

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Interior Designer Toni DeWaal on Combining Ultra-Modern & Earthy Accents

The clients wanted to remodel their modest galley kitchen with ultra-modern Italian cabinets and work in some of their Asian accents. Interior designer Toni DeWaal works with a whole range...

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5 Exquisite Kitchens Designed with the Volare Collection

You’ll love these five very different modern kitchens (and one bathroom) designed with cabinets from the Aran Cucine Volare collection. Volare is one of Aran Cucine’s most popular kitchen collections...

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An Interior Designer On Remodeling Her Own Kitchen

Lucile Glessner says remodeling her own Eichler kitchen has given her a better understanding of the emotional aspect of home design. After guiding numerous clients through the complicated process of...

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Everything You Need to Know About Under Cabinet Lighting

5 reasons you want to have under cabinet lighting, plus how to navigate the myriad of options available. Good lighting can make the difference between a kitchen that is pleasant...