The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Kitchen Countertop – Pt. 2

Good morning all! Before we dig in, quick housekeeping alert: I have just added a new page to my blog called “Testimonials.” If I have helped you in the past, and you were satisfied or elated with my assistance, I would be ever-so-grateful if you would comment on this new page with a quick couple … Continue reading

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Kitchen Countertop – Pt. 1

That’s a pretty ballsy statement, no? Good thing I fully intend to back it up. This three-part mini-series will cover 15 of the most popular countertop material choices on the market today, and the most popular countertop “edge” trends. Because after all, your countertop choice directly affects your tile options. Better make sure you choose it right, … Continue reading

If All Else Fails, at Least You Have This to Fall Back On

Hello. Bonjour. Ciao. Aloha. Hola. Yes, I’m still alive. Why did I go temporarily AWOL from my beloved blog? Well the reason is two-part. First of all, I had some personal issues arise that really distracted me from my writing. It just got overwhelming with everything I had going on. It won’t happen again. Second … Continue reading

Which came first: the counter or the backsplash tile?

Another brief apology for the delay in posts; it has been a busy, busy week for me! A bit of exciting news: I have finally come to the place in my life where I can both afford to spend the money (false) and the time (true) to start working on my formal design education! I received … Continue reading

Color Conveying Emotion…Legit, or Phooey?

I’m going to start this post with a little background on color theory…and then I would really like some feedback on this whole idea. So color theory is a very old design concept dictating that certain colors convey certain emotions. I’ll outline them below: Pink Pink produces a sedative-like and soothing effect. (Which means I … Continue reading