Home's Heart Blog - Latest news, projects and design related items we like
Almost everyone has an idea of what they want when they think about their dream kitchen. You likely know what appliance features you want, what flooring and countertops, and possibly even what kind of cabinetry. But have you stopped to think about the big picture — the layout? Below are some of the common layouts that may work well with your home design.
The kitchen is the hub of most households — it’s where you prepare meals, gather with friends and family, and do a fair amount of cleaning. You spend a lot of time in the kitchen, likely doing a lot of cooking and cleaning, making it important to make sure your kitchen is well-lit so you have good visibility to complete your tasks. Below are some ways to incorporate more lighting into your kitchen.
Are you tired of dealing with clutter and messy cabinets and having a difficult time finding what you need when you need it? To help solve those problems, here are five kitchen organization solutions that can help you keep the clutter organized and make things easier to find while cooking. Keep your pantry organized and your cabinets neat while keeping everything within easy reach without having to make a mess while searching for what you need — all while making sure your kitchen is as stylish as they come.
Shower curtains and bathtubs have long been the decor centerpieces of well-appointed residential bathrooms, but with some new and innovative sinks and faucets available on the market, that might be changing. Below are some of the most interesting and eye-catching sink and faucet combos you might consider adding to your bathroom.
Whether you have a small kitchen or just have a lot of things to try to find storage for your large collection of kitchen items, kitchen storage is much sought-after, leaving many homeowners to find creative solutions. Below are some of those kitchen storage solutions, some of which may work in your home. Read on for some inspirational ideas!
If you enjoy wine, it’s likely that you enjoy every aspect of it — selecting it, drinking it, and even displaying it. However, traditional wine racks get boring after a while, and wine bottles can take up a surprising amount of room. How to solve both problems at once? Check out some of the wine storage ideas below to see if any of them will work for you.
Hardware takes up such a small amount of space in the kitchen, but it can make such a huge difference in how a kitchen looks. These drawer pulls and cabinet knobs add just the right accent in your kitchen and can help pull the look you’re going for together. Below are some of the types of kitchen hardware trending right now that might work well in your kitchen.
Kitchen design is more of an art than a science, with a million storage, aesthetic, and technical considerations to keep in mind at all times. A skilled kitchen designer can find a way to fit a wide range of requests into your kitchen design, but these clever additions may surprise even the most experienced designer. Read through this list of surprising kitchen design options to see if there’s any you want to discuss with your designer.
With so much of the bathroom being necessary utilities — toilets, bathtubs, showers, and sinks are necessary, but difficult to personalize sometimes. That leaves the other major focal points in the room as the window and mirror. Not every bathroom has a window, of course, but the mirror is always available for dressing up. Below are five great options you may want to consider when decorating your bathroom mirror.
Designing a kitchen is no easy feat. There’s a lot to consider, from how the flooring will work with the cabinets to more technical matters, like whether the circuit your stove is on can also support the refrigerator (probably not). There’s a reason most people turn to a kitchen design professional when it comes time to give their kitchen a facelift. Below are some of the most common kitchen disasters that a trained designer can help you avoid.