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Common Mistakes: Radiate away from the corner

Microwaves are typically designed over-the-range with a built in exhaust fan, or under-the-counter in a 24 sink base cabinet, or as part of the wall cabinets. If the wall cabinet design is opted for, then it mustn’t be next to … Continue reading

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Common Kitchen Design Mistakes: What’s Wrong With Glass Cabinets by the Range?

Accidental bits of glass in the Goulash add crunch but it could be your last meal. So, suspending glass panels above tonight’s dinner is indeed a recipe for trouble. Designing glass door cabinets around the range might seem like a … Continue reading

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Common Kitchen Design Mistakes: Why You Shouldn’t Design your Cooktop under the Window

Typical designs usually center the sink beneath the window, but every now and then customers request a design with the range or cooktop beneath the window. This is a bad idea and here’s why: An open window above the range … Continue reading

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What is the optimal kitchen wall cabinet height?

Please take a closer look at this kitchen. The workable space above the countertop and below the wall cabinets have been so reduced that anyone working there would feel crowded and cramped. It’s poorly designed and it will be very … Continue reading

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