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Kitchen design tips keeping resale in mind

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Apr 30, 2021 2:12:26 PM

Picture100When you are remodeling your home, you are going into the process with the mindset that you will be living in that home for quite some time. Things do not always go according to plan, however, and the future is always uncertain. It is almost impossible to plan for the unexpected, but it is possible to be prepared for an unexpected situation. In the event that you end up selling your home or you simply are trying to flip a house, here are some kitchen design tips that keep resale in mind.


Topics: Kitchen Layout, Kitchen Remodel Tips

Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Home

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Apr 28, 2021 8:19:54 AM

Spring is finally here. Nice, warm, blossoming spring. This time of year, you can not help but to be in a
good mood. It is the perfect time to destress by decluttering and emptying the cleaning backlog that you
have had for the past year. For many homeowners, an overcrowded pantry or unorganized cabinets can
be major points of stress that they want to remove. Regardless of what you are cleaning, here are some
spring-cleaning tips to keep you smiling through the sunshine.


Topics: Spring Cleaning

Five Kitchen Accessories that you did not know you needed

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Mar 31, 2021 11:45:00 AM

Picture1-3If you let it, your kitchen can become crowded, cluttered, and messy. The kitchen is the center of the home and you want to keep it as neat and organized as possible. With that being said, here are five kitchen accessories that you absolutely need to stay on top of things.


Topics: Kitchen Storage, Kitchen Design, Kitchen Designer

Rules to Go by for your bathroom remodel

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Mar 30, 2021 4:41:40 PM

Picture1-2You are finally sitting down and ironing out the details of your bathroom remodel with your design expert. This can be an overwhelming time. To make things a little easier, here are some rules to go by from the beginning when working out the details of your future remodel.


Topics: Bathroom Design, Bathroom Design Rules

Is the closet pantry going out of style?

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Mar 22, 2021 8:32:05 AM

Pantry-1For many years, a closet or walk-in pantry has been pivotal in the modern kitchen. However, recent trends indicate that the closet pantry may be on its way out.

There are promising new trends such as open shelving, islands with storage space, and spacious cabinetry have allowed a full-size pantry to become obsolete. Due to these innovative new means of storage in the modern era kitchen, there is no longer need for such things. There is plentiful space in the kitchen without overcrowding it. While a closet pantry provides more than adequate space for food storage, it also allows increased clutter and overstocking to develop. When individuals knowingly have too much space, they often overstock, leading to forgotten food and expired ingredients.


Topics: Kitchen Style Modern, Kitchen Layout, Kitchen Options

Ideas for Your kitchen ceiling

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Mar 19, 2021 10:00:00 AM

Ceiling BrakurAn aspect of the kitchen that can be often overlooked by the average homeowner is the design of the kitchen ceiling. Here at Brakur Custom Cabinetry, we want to make sure that you have the kitchen of your dreams. We have compiled a few unique kitchen ceiling designs that are sure to spark your mind into all of the potential possibilities when it comes to your home.


Topics: Kitchen Designer, Kitchen Remodel Tips

Illuminating the Mystery: How to Properly Light your Kitchen

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Mar 17, 2021 12:00:00 AM

LightingWhen it comes to remodeling lighting may at times be an afterthought for many. The exciting decisions to be made such as layout, cabinets, and countertops often overshadow the importance of lighting in the kitchen. Lighting, however, is an essential aspect of any kitchen remodel and should not be taken lightly during the decision-making process. Here are a few guidelines on how to make the right decision when selecting lighting for your kitchen.


Topics: Kitchen Lighting, Kitchen Remodel Tips

The Best Plants for Home Decoration

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Mar 15, 2021 11:25:20 AM

Picture PlantMany homeowners have tried and failed to incorporate flowers and plants into their kitchen décor. Sometimes the flowers die, sometimes the plants make a mess and often it ends up not working out. Just because it did not work out does not mean you should give up. It is entirely possible that the flowers or plants you tried to grow simply were not suited for that environment. We have compiled a list of the best suited plants to grow in your home so that you can feel good about your next in-home gardening experiment.


Topics: Brakur Custom Cabinetry, Kitchen Design Ideas, Popular Styles

Remodeling Ideas for a Small Bathroom

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Feb 11, 2021 12:00:00 PM

Picture100000The fact that you have a smaller bathroom should not deter you from a remodel. Here are some ideas that can help you gain functionality and style in your half bathroom.


Topics: Bathroom Design, Bathroom Remodel

Shower Design Tips for Your Bathroom Remodel

Posted by Brakur Custom Cabinetry

Feb 9, 2021 12:00:00 PM

Picture100When remodeling your bathroom, it can at times be similar to a puzzle. You have to find all of the right pieces in order to make the room fit the way you want. Here at Brakur Custom Cabinetry we are dedicated to making that happen. That being said, here are a few tips for your shower design when putting together your bathroom remodel.


Topics: Brakur Custom Cabinetry, Bathroom Design Tips, Bathroom Remodel

    Located in Shorewood, Il, Brakur Custom Cabinetry, Inc. has been providing high quality locally manufactured cabinetry since 1965. Brakur is the largest manufacturer of custom cabinetry in Northern Illinois with a 100,000 plus square foot, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and more than 80 employees.

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