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Choosing Color By Style

Choosing Color By Style

Find the right color palette for your kitchen style.

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12 Kitchen Storage Solutions

12 Kitchen Storage Solutions

Check out these products that make organizing your kitchen easy!

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7 Common Kitchen Layouts

7 Common Kitchen Layouts

Find the perfect kitchen layout to fit your space and lifestyle.

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Backsplash Tips and Trends Slideshow

Backsplash Tips and Trends Slideshow

Get expert advice on what's in and what's out with kitchen backsplashes.

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Design Basics

The Work Triangle
The dominant geometric shapes in most kitchens are the four-sided variety, from rectangular cabinetry to square appliances. But it is a triangle — albeit an imaginary one — that has always been an important element of a kitchen's design and functionality. The "work triangle" is defined by the National Kitchen and Bath…
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Zone Design
Think of zone design as an expansion upon, rather than a replacement for, the classic work triangle approach to kitchen design and layout. It's a practical (and increasingly popular) way to group kitchen activities together in appropriately organized spaces, allowing for multiple cooks and work centers. While the work triangle…
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NKBA Guidelines
No one wants a brand-new kitchen with appliance doors that bump into cabinet doors, or an island so close to the wall that it can't be used for dining. Good space planning will help you develop the best layout for your kitchen, so take the time to read this condensed…
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How to Measure Your Kitchen
Measuring your kitchen can seem a daunting task. Our handy…
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How to Use Color
Color makes a huge impact on the space it fills.…
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Green Resources
Green design is a science, not an art. Some principles…
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Common Mistakes
 Gearing up to remodel? Don't start before reading our list…
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Countertop Comparison
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