Spring Green Bathroom

Kitchen Elements - Green Spring Bathroom Renovation

This homeowner dreamed of a bright and fresh new bathroom for years as she saved her money. Her townhouse was equipped with a builder grade bathroom, and being a very discerning individual, this was not to her liking. The entirety … Continued

Smart Appliances

Kitchen Elements - Smart Appliances

Technology continues to revolutionize appliances in the kitchen. Could it be that the next refrigerator you purchase is a “smart” refrigerator? Depending on the brand and model of the refrigerator, the newest “smart” features available include: A Touchscreen that allows … Continued

Combi Steam Ovens

Top chefs have been using steam ovens in commercial kitchens for many years now. They seem to be slowly making their way into the kitchens of home cooks. Especially home cooks who are inspired to make healthy and delicious food. For … Continued

Painting Cabinets

Every now and again we run into homeowners who don’t want to invest in new cabinetry, nor are they interested in refacing. They would like to give their kitchen or bathroom a mini-makeover by painting their own cabinets. Is the … Continued

Kitchen Ceiling Fans

During these warm months, everyone wants to stay cool and comfortable at home. That means using the air conditioning and/or ceiling fans. But what are the current thoughts about ceiling fans in the kitchen? Many a kitchen had a ceiling … Continued

The IKEA Effect

Several studies completed in 2011 demonstrated The IKEA Effect- the increase in valuation of self-made products. In a nutshell, the researchers had participants assemble generic products. The participants felt that their completed product was as valuable as an experts’ product … Continued

Refacing Pros and Cons

  Cabinet refacing can sometimes be a good solution for homeowners who want to renovate their kitchen while keeping to a tight budget. The process of cabinet refacing involves removing all cabinet doors and drawer heads and applying the selected … Continued

Remodeling Installation

Although it is very important to select beautiful and high quality materials for any home remodeling project, do not underestimate the importance of a first rate installation. Kitchen Elements strives to maintain an open mind with the client requests. In … Continued

Leathered Granite


Increasingly our clients have been drawn to the look of leathered granite counters. Having never heard of leathered granite, they usually have many questions about its durability and maintenance and how it differs from other surface types for granite. The … Continued