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Ikea Baths: Using Door Panels to match your Ikea Vanity

Most designers design a single vanity area leaving the rest of the space to be covered in ceramic tile, marble or granite. We believe that a built-in cabinet-look can tie-in the tub and shower areas also. Here 24 x 18” … Continue reading

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Kitchen Design Ideas: What are Staggered Heights?

Our designers usually design IKEA kitchens from the corner outwards. It seems as if this designer had a change of heart after designing the tall corner cabinets and then went back to normal 30” high uppers. The tall corner was … Continue reading

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FAMOUS KITCHENS – Get the Look: Daddy Day Care – Movie Homes

Today’s famous kitchen comes from the Eddie Murphy’s Daddy Day Care.  Here’s our version: IKEA Door Style: Stat White Main Features: two level island with horizontal wine storage, built in appliances, open shelves. Faucet: Hjuvik with Handspray Sink: Fyndig, Single bowl … Continue reading

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FAMOUS KITCHENS – Get the Look: Baby Mama – Movie Homes

Today’s famous kitchen comes from the movie Baby Mama, and it’s Tina Fey’s character’s kitchen.  Here’s our version: IKEA Door Style: Lidingo White Main Features: lots of storage space, glass doors, stacked cabinets, wall cabinets attached to ceiling (professional installer consultation … Continue reading

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Ikea Vanities: A Nook Below the Sink

A small modification changes the look and function of a basic bath cabinet to one that serves us better. By removing the false drawer front from a regular 36″ kitchen sink base and installing paneling to cover the sides and … Continue reading

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Kitchen Design Ideas: Framing your Cabinets with Different Colored Paneling

Some days your kitchen may see itself as plain and maple-toned; other days as more flashy with a gloss-red appeal. Both urges are satisfied with a design that includes the plain at the door fronts and the flashy along the … Continue reading

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FAMOUS KITCHENS – Get the Look: Renee Perry – Desperate Housewives – TV Homes Edition

We have one more stop in Wisteria Lane at Renee Perry’s home.  It was only until a few episodes ago we got to see her lovely kitchen.  Here’s our version: IKEA Door Style: Nexus Brown-Black Main Features: Framed island, built in … Continue reading

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An Ikea Living Area with Ikea Kitchen Cabinets

  Ikea’s kitchen cabinets are versatile enough to be used in every area of your home. Even though Ikea already has countless options for every room – what if the door style and color that you like is only available … Continue reading

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Common Kitchen Design Mistakes: How the Window Frame affects your Design

Our practical side aims to install as many IKEA cabinets as possible in the kitchen (especially if it’s small) to increase storage space. Though, our opposing aesthetic side knows that the kitchen must look good and be comfortable.  Often times … Continue reading

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Kitchen Island Configurations: Angular Islands

This island design bears a resemblance to a command center. One that is removed from the actual production (in this case cooking) and fitted with the essentials to clean-up after that production has been completed. It’s as if Captain Kirk … Continue reading

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