THE CKB BLOG

Browse through our Kitchen & Bathroom Remodeling Blog to get tips, tricks and other insights

Are you ready to start your kitchen remodel but not sure where to begin? We’ll take you through our process, which will include a careful combination of planning, creativity, and collaboration as we help your dream kitchen take shape. We’ll be there every step of the way, from helping you choose the right custom or semi-custom kitchen cabinets to picking the perfect hardware for the new kitchen.

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All About Aging in Place Remodeling

All About Aging in Place Remodeling

Aging in Place means living in one’s home independently regardless of age or ability. Remodeling for long-term changes in accessibility or to address acute disabilities is a growing trend in the kitchen and bath remodeling industry. 80% of remodeling companies...

How to Replace a Hose in Your Pullout Kitchen Faucet

How to Replace a Hose in Your Pullout Kitchen Faucet

Is your pull-out faucet leaking or difficult to operate?  A pull out kitchen faucet is a wonderful addition to any kitchen. This type of faucet has a sprayer head that is removed from the base of the faucet for doing larger cleaning jobs. This can be in the form of a...

BEAUTIFUL BUILT-INS

BEAUTIFUL BUILT-INS

PROJECT DESCRIPTION By modifying our Executive Metropolitan cabinets  #CapitolKB designer John Torelli created this beautiful built-in entertainment center.  The homeowner chose maple cabinets with the London Fog finish.  They go beautifully with the Corian Smoke...

POP OF COLOR IN THE KITCHEN

POP OF COLOR IN THE KITCHEN

PROJECT DESCRIPTION When Josh Palmer, decided to update the one in his 1914 Foursquare Colonial, he knew exactly how to express his wishes to #CapitolKB designer, Jim Branham.  “What I craved was something classic—nothing super trendy that would go out of style in 10...

HOW TO CHOOSE A KITCHEN SINK

HOW TO CHOOSE A KITCHEN SINK

Kitchen sinks are by far the most used fixture in the kitchen. Consider how many times a day you use your kitchen sink.  There are now a wide array of choices including everything from materials to bowl configuration. This means that a lot more thought needs to go...

CAMBRIA QUARTZ

CAMBRIA QUARTZ

Cambria Performs Beautifully. Every Day. When it comes to beauty, nothing can compare to CAMBRIA Quartz. But every one of Cambria's designs are much more than just a pretty face. Look a little deeper and you’ll find the uncompromising quality and unbeatable...

80’s to 18 KITCHEN REVIVAL

80’s to 18 KITCHEN REVIVAL

PROJECT DESCRIPTION Designer: Adrienne Petroski Design Goal: Create a timeless home for the retirement years. When space is limited, it takes smart planning to create a multifunctional and aesthetically appealing kitchen. #CapitolKB designer Adrienne was able to add...

6 KITCHEN REMODELING TIPS

6 KITCHEN REMODELING TIPS

Think about how and where you use kitchen items. Store breakfast foods and bowls near the breakfast table. Keep wraps and plastic containers in one handy spot near a work surface for wrapping leftovers. Locate dishware and flatware near the dishwasher to ease the...

WHAT TO EXPECT WITH A KITCHEN REMODEL

WHAT TO EXPECT WITH A KITCHEN REMODEL

Kitchen Remodeling Project Are you dreaming about remodeling your kitchen into your “dream kitchen?” It isn’t as simple as hiring a contractor and getting your new kitchen in a weekend. Remodeling a kitchen is a huge undertaking that involve many details, decisions,...