The Numbers Game: Finding the Right Measurements in Your Home

Did you know that there are “perfect” measurements for your home?  Think about your counters, the length of a hanging light, the distance between picture frames.  There’s a right height or right length for all of these items and it helps to know, especially if you are planning to take on a few projects of your own!  We’re looking at some of the measurements provided from the “Help Wanted: Design By the Numbers” section in HGTV Magazine.  Check and see if you measure up or if a few adjustments need to be made here and there! Appealing to the Eye …

An Island of Your Own

The kitchen has always been the heart of the home, but in recent years the kitchen has also become one of the statement spaces in the home.  A well-designed kitchen that is aesthetically pleasing is now expected and materials like granite and stainless steel appliances are considered standard.  Another development in the kitchen that is quickly becoming a must-have is the kitchen island.  Consider these factors and options if you want to know if your kitchen is right for an island! Space to Create It all comes down to how much room you have to work with in your kitchen.  …