What Do You Know about Stone Kitchen Countertops?

Filed Under: Kitchen    by: Steve Kayhill

kitchen_14_jpgThe kitchen countertop is the most important part of your kitchen.  While some might argue that the stove, refrigerator or microwave oven is the main priority of a kitchen, they clearly haven’t spent enough thought on their kitchen countertops in Virginia.  The kitchen countertop is important to your Virginia kitchen for the following reasons:  it’s where you prepare the food, it’s where you have your sink to do dishes or clean the food, and it can also function as a place to eat if the dining table is full or just as a place to stack bills.  Read more…

Kitchen Lighting: How to set the mood for a remodel

Filed Under: Kitchen    by: Steve Kayhill

kitchen_8_jpgThe kitchen can be a romantic place when it’s dim and it’s just you and your significant other.  However, your Virginia kitchen can also feel like a dark dungeon when it’s just you or someone in your family slaving away at the stove.  Even though you may attribute your good or bad mood to whoever happens to be (or not be) in the kitchen with you, a major thing that’s contributing to your mood is the lighting in your kitchen.  Just like any room in your house, the Virginia kitchen needs a certain amount of light for it to be a pleasant place to be.  Whether we want to admit it or not, light affects us from our health to our mood.  This makes lighting an important part of your home no matter what room you’re looking at. Read more…

Is It Time To Replace your Kitchen Cabinets in Virginia?

Filed Under: Kitchen    by: Steve Kayhill

kitchen_8_jpgYou moved into your home a few years ago and you’ve got some very unsightly cabinets.  Most newer homes tend to have fashionably designed cabinets that make your Virginia kitchen look fantastic but many of the older homes don’t.  This can create quite a dilemma when you finally have to do something with those cabinets.  How do you know when your kitchen cabinets in Virginia simply need to be refaced?  How do you know it’s a lost cause and you have to replace them?  By understanding this important distinction, you can save yourself a lot of time and manpower.  Read more…

Choosing your Kitchen Countertop: Design versus Price

Filed Under: Kitchen    by: Steve Kayhill


Whether you’re purchasing your kitchen countertops in Virginia or online, you’re going to run into the inevitable conundrum of deciding on materials in relation to cost. To save you a little footwork, here are the most popular countertops ranked from lowest price to highest price with a few of their pros and cons.

This is by no means a comprehensive list but it’s enough to get you started as you work towards refining your kitchen from something of an non-functioning behemoth (what it is now) to a thing of beauty and wonder that will captivate your free time for years to come. Read more…