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Finish Phase for Your Remodeling Project

By Project Planning, Corinthian ProjectNo Comments

It has finally arrived, the Finish Phase of your remodeling project is here. Not the finish line, but the finish phase. The finish line is still just around the corner. So why is there so much excitement around the Finish Phase of your remodeling project? Because your project has hit the mid-point of your renovation and it is mostly downhill from here! Your Mechanical Phase was completed with the culmination of the city inspecting all of our work and giving…

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Atlas Liberty Series 3x12 tile, herringbone tile pattern, kitchen backsplash, white herringbone kitchen backsplash, Mont Thunder White countertops, White and Gray quartz countertops, island countertops, Thunder White Quartz countertops, Maple Cabinetry, Custom cabinetry, raised panel cabinetry, Pure White painted kitchen cabinetry, Top knobs cabinet hardware, honey bronze cabinet hardware, Wolf Appliances, 6 burner range top

DIY: How to Keep Your Cooktop Shiny & Clean

By Project Planning, Kitchen 101No Comments

Keeping your cooktop clean is no small task. This is slightly tongue in cheek as I am NOT always on top of wiping down my cooktop right after making our 7-course dinner (well…maybe 1-course dinner), but with 3 of our 4 kids home, my cooktop is definitely getting more use than usual. It has been known to stay greasy and goopy until breakfast the next day. Obviously while wiping up splatters and cooked on grease while cooking is best for…

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Custom Painted Kitchen Cabinetry, Calcutta Quartzite, Stainless Appliances, microwave drawer, SubZero and Wolf appliances, Stainless Hood, Double Ovens, Kitchen Backsplash: Calcutta Quartzite Backsplash, Recessed Can Lights, Undercounter Lighting, Inside Cabinetry Lighting, entry chandelier light, Refinished wood flooring

Kitchen 101: Refrigerators and Freezers

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Choosing refrigerators and freezers may not seem too difficult. However, when we work with a homeowner interested in a kitchen renovation, we assist them in making well-educated decisions on many options of which a refrigerator and freezer are near the top of the list. Refrigerator Width People are often influenced by the things they grew up with, and believe it or not, refrigerators are no different! There are many more options in refrigerators today than there were when we grew…

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Shaker Kitchen

Demystifying Kitchen Island Lighting

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Homeowners ask for guidance on choosing the “right” size or style of light fixtures over their kitchen island, but my response is that there is no true “right” type of fixture or even size of that fixture. It truly is a personal preference. That being said, there are a couple of general rules of thumb you can use when installing pendants or a linear suspension fixture for your kitchen island lighting. Island Lighting Pendant Size and Placement I typically work…

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custom white painted, glass front cabinetry, inset panel cabinetry, Paras Stone tops, small ogee island top profile, white kitchen, undercounter lighting, Wolf appliances, wolf cooktop, custom cabinetry paneled refrigerator, microwave drawer,

Get the 411 on Microwaves

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When planning a kitchen renovation one of the decisions you will make will be where to place your microwave (if you still use one).  Since counter space is typically at a premium, you might want to consider where best to tuck it away while ensuring the most functional placement. Countertop Placement for Microwaves Standard placement for many homeowners as its convenient and readily accessible, however if takes up valuable countertop space and can decrease the function of the kitchen. Over…

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remodeling warranty

What is a Warranty & Why You Should Care

By Project Planning, Corinthian ProjectNo Comments

When I say the word warranty, I know I hear a general groan of “how boring”. I would rather be reading about an ice cube melting on a hot summer sidewalk than to read about a remodeling warranty. But the reality is, if you buy something you expect it to work and if it breaks (no fault of your own) you expect to get it fixed or replaced. And now, thanks to Amazon that is getting very easy. If you…

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remodeling partners calendar

Choosing the Best Remodeling Partner for Your Remodeling Project

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Buyers beware! Remodeling partners rank second in customer complaints as reported in an article by Remodeling Magazine and according to the Consumer Federation of America. You might be asking why a remodeling company like ours would want to pass this bit of unfortunate press onto their potential clients and consumers. Well, the answer is quite simple. We value YOU our homeowners and want to educate you as best we can when you’re considering a remodeling project. 3 of the Biggest…

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