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Highlighting the Most Exciting Upcoming Smart Technology for Your Kitchen

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Jul 30, 2021 10:00:00 AM

Over the last decade smart technology has become a popular addition to any kitchen. From the Amazon Echo to the smart fridge, homeowners have been integrating more and more tech into their everyday lives. In January, a convention named CES was held showing off the brightest technology the future has to offer. The tech publication Cnet covered the event, displaying all of the exciting technology that has recently arrived or is on its way. Here are some highlights from that article of technology that you could be seeing in your own kitchen fairly soon.

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Topics: Kitchen Style Modern, technology

Best Flooring Options for Your Kitchen

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Jul 29, 2021 2:00:35 PM

A kitchen is a place that is going to be lived in. That means that accidents, spills and everyday wear are bound to happen. One of the exciting aspects of a kitchen remodel is that things like this can now be planned for. The materials you choose such as countertops or cabinet finishes can impact how long your new kitchen stays new. One very important element of the kitchen remodel is what flooring you choose. To prepare you for the wears of everyday life in the kitchen, here are the most durable kitchen flooring options for your remodel.

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Topics: Kitchen Remodeling, Kitchen Remodel Tips

5 Modern Kitchen Island Ideas

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May 17, 2021 12:00:00 PM

Picture1-4The island can make or break a kitchen remodel. When remodeling your kitchen, you want to get maximum benefit functionally as well as formally. The kitchen island is an excellent place to make form meet function and give your kitchen some new advantages. Here are five modern kitchen island ideas that are no brainers for your remodel.

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Best Countertop Options for Your Future Remodel

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May 13, 2021 6:12:23 PM

Picture1-1Choosing countertops is one of the most exciting parts of the kitchen remodel process. While there are countless options that may look modern and stylish, here are some hand-picked kitchen countertop materials that cannot miss.

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Kitchen design tips keeping resale in mind

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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.

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Topics: Kitchen Layout, Kitchen Remodel Tips

Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Home

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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.

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Topics: Spring Cleaning

Five Kitchen Accessories that you did not know you needed

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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.

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Topics: Kitchen Storage, Kitchen Design, Kitchen Designer

Rules to Go by for your bathroom remodel

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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.

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Topics: Bathroom Design, Bathroom Design Rules

Is the closet pantry going out of style?

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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.

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Topics: Kitchen Style Modern, Kitchen Layout, Kitchen Options

Ideas for Your kitchen ceiling

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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.

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Topics: Kitchen Designer, Kitchen Remodel Tips

    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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