Posts

NKBA 2016 Design Competition, Best Kitchen Winner

NKBA 2016 Design Competition Best Kitchen Winner

One of the best highlights of this past year was having the opportunity to be a judge for this years, NKBA 2016 design competition. I was so impressed with the talent I saw and as a past participant, for many years, I thoroughly enjoyed…
contemporary barbados style kitchen butler's pantry with dark cabinetry and white counter tops

The Open Kitchen Concept: Designing the Refrigerator Zone

Refrigerator design has come a long way over the years. There are so many configurations and sizes in today's offerings, that allow you to really customize your refrigeration needs. As a designer, I love having choices, but I know this can…
Kitchen Remodel for Home's Best Resale Value

The Most Important Room to Modernize For Home’s Best Resale Value

Remodeling should be a four letter word for many people since even the thought of it can be too much for some homeowners. After all, when a remodel goes wrong, it can go very wrong, and you can lose a lot of money or a disruption in the…
Top Home Design Trends For 2016

A Look at The Top Home Design Trends For 2016

If you’ve been thinking about building a new home, now just might be the perfect time to finally start the process. Home builders are gaining confidence in the housing market, and home buyers are capitalizing on customization trends that…
contemporary kitchen wine bar with microwave mounted in wall cabinet shelf, water texture glass cabinet doors, sub zero refrigerators and wine cooler

5 Ways To Rearrange Your Kitchen To Live More Functionally

The kitchen is often the center of life in a home. A lot happens here – family meals, birthday cakes, conversations, homework – but at times clutter or disorganization can make it a frustrating space. There are simple ways you can rework…
traditional white cabinet interior design, range and hood design
,

The Open Kitchen Concept: Designing The Cooking Zone

The most popular design in kitchens today is the open kitchen concept. Due to the lack of walls in the open kitchen you need to design them in a way that creates efficiency. In yesteryear, you had four walls and on the walls were wall cabinets…
Designing the clean up zone sink area in a kitchen design
,

The Open Kitchen Concept: Designing The Cleanup Zone

Due to the popularity of the open kitchen concept, kitchens today have evolved to become the control center of our homes. From sharing meals to children's homework, it has become a multi-functional and dynamic space. It is important to think…
,

Quick DIY Guide: How To Lay Out A Kitchen Plan

Everything in space planning goes back to a mathematical equation. Overall Room Dimension - Clearances - Fixtures = The Possibilities This post is meant to guide you to formulating a quick layout in the planning stages of designing your…

8 Pro Tips for Giving New Life to Your Kitchen

Are you tired of making the same old meals in the same old kitchen? Are you dying for something fresh and exciting that actually motivates you to pull out the cutting board and spend some time with the cookbook? We've gathered eight ways to…
,

Brizo’s End of the Year Events

2014 is coming to an end, but that doesn't mean Brizo doesn't have quite a few interesting events coming your way! Planning is well underway!
Black And White Kitchen and Dining Rooms
,

Black and White Kitchen and Dining Rooms

There is something about black and white together that comes off as minimalist and often elegant. Here is a black and white kitchen and dining room.
Designs for Your Butler's Pantry
,

6 Ideas for Your Butler’s Pantry

Here are inspirations to highlight your butler's pantry features with beautiful uses of wood, modern design, and the application of marble and stone.