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Ikea International: Faktum versus Akurum. What’s in a name?

If you’ve ever had a chance to flip through a European Ikea Kitchen catalog, you might have noticed at least one difference: the name.  The Akurum cabinets are the standard for the US, Canada and Dominican Republic; Faktum is used … Continue reading

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Kitchen Design Ideas: A Beverage Station using a Wine Cooler in a Tall Cabinet

Some of us have been known to take extreme measures while wanting to continue the good times and not finding a bottle of wine or spirits. Our design takes the wine cooler off the floor and places it at eye-level … Continue reading

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Ikea’s Avsikt Tall Glass Cabinets

Open the two large full-height aluminum doors and gaze upon all of that storage space. IKEA’s tall glass cabinets offer it all: looks, practicality and uniqueness. Glass doors give a more open feel to any kitchen design; but why limit … Continue reading

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A Six Feet Bar Area With Ikea Kitchen Cabinets

Our preference is to look for a small area that’s a bit out of the way; home theaters, basements and patios are ideal. Toss out the snow shovels and rakes and put a small garage area to proper use as … Continue reading

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Ikea’s Tall Cabinet Accessories

A tall cabinets’ contents mustn’t be static, they must be easily accessible and turned “inside out” to be used properly. Tall cabinets don’t need to be just plain shelves. Ikea has additional options available that are very convenient depending on … Continue reading

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How to design a breakfast center with IKEA cabinets

We’ve all experienced that morning stupor during which just a simple breakfast of a bagel, or cereal and coffee is all that’s necessary to carry on. Or, a warm Pop Tart and a glass of orange juice could be tasty. … Continue reading

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Design ideas: Combine colors and materials for your IKEA kitchen

Designing with two door colors/styles breaks the monotony and gives a creative look rather inexpensively.  It works well for both contemporary and traditional kitchen designs. Here are a few options: Wall Cabinets: Choose one door style for the base cabinets and … Continue reading

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