Kitchen

Installing Glass Kitchen Cabinets

glass kitchen cabinet tools Installing glass kitchen cabinets doesn’t mean you are going to build the entire cabinet from glass. It just means you will be putting a glass door on existing kitchen cabinets. Glass windows on kitchen cabinets give a kitchen a little elegance where a solid door would not.

Vintage Kitchen Cabinets

vintage kitchen pantryA kitchen’s look is determined by cabinet design more than any other element. If you want to give your kitchen that comfortable historic feeling, don’t give in to the temptation of filling it with modern built-in cabinets; vintage kitchen cabinets had more of an unfitted character, generally a mixture of pieces with different finishes.

Removing Backsplash Tiles

It is not too big of a chore to remove backsplash tiles. The biggest consideration is inflicting the minimal collateral damage to the surrounding area because that will just mean more work for you in the long run.

The first thing you need to do is survey your tile backsplash on your countertop. Either the tiles on the backsplash intersect the countertop tiles at a ninety degree angle or the back splash tile is equipped with a small lip at the bottom that incorporates the angle to make a smooth transition to the horizontal.

How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

Painted Cabinet DoorsSo you want to know how to paint kitchen cabinets? First, before you go to the time and expense there is something you can try to see if the old finish is bad or just grimy. Kitchens tend to have some grease in the air from cooking and it settles on the cabinets and attracts dirt and dust. You will need to do this anyway as it will prep the surface.

Preparation

Pantry Design Ideas

kitchen and pantry designJust when kitchens were starting to shrink in size, along came a plethora of TV cooking programs that made viewers salivate enough to pick up a pan, a wooden spoon and a couple of ingredients and whip up a dish to be prou