Kitchen design trends for 2019: TFL cabinets leaving lasting impression

As the heart of the home, kitchens are the place where families find nourishment from food and each other. Each year brings an exciting opportunity for designers, builders and homeowners to rethink the way we look at and create a hub that perfectly complements family and social gatherings. Since this year is no exception, here…

The black kitchen cabinet trend is here to stay

Instead of traditional wood grain finishes, many kitchen designers are turning to eye-popping monochromatic finishes that create a dazzling effect while maintaining warmth and functionality. Even more exciting is the movement in modern kitchen designs from the classic, all-white kitchen to the daring choice of black kitchen cabinets. While some décor trends change drastically from…

The power of textures in…closets?

Closets are taking on a surprisingly significant role in home décor. We see images of opulent celebrity closets on TV, but more “regular” people are rethinking the role of the closet in their lives. New, larger walk-in closets allow for cabinets, display shelves, and hanging areas to beautifully display wardrobe options as we plan an outfit…

The evolution of custom cabinet materials and finishes

It truly is an exciting time to be in the design business. There are so many trends and ideas for kitchens, offices, closets and commercial projects that can now bring high quality, durability, and environmentally-friendly options to create custom cabinets. One of the biggest advances in this field has been the increased reliance on Thermally Fused…

Uniboard’s Design 360 software creating huge buzz with designers

While most developers and designers are excellent at visualizing completed projects, there are many other people they work with who absolutely need to see a 3D rendering to better visualize the final result. Whether it is presenting ideas to clients, discussing décor options with decorators, or explaining proposed layouts to contractors, opportunities for misunderstanding abound…

Top 10 tips to renovate your kitchen

Families who like to spend quality time together in their kitchen give it a lot of wear and tear. If your kitchen looks a little “lived in” and needs a refreshing update, here are the top ten tips for a successful kitchen renovation: 1. Plan ahead: Do not jump in without a clear idea of how…

How to choose the best materials for your designs

Whether imagining commercial or residential designs, a designer’s goals are to fashion layouts that reflect the personality of the client and create a beautiful and functional environment – all while staying within the given budget. While some may insist on the need for real wood, more clients are now open to the idea of choosing wood-alternative cabinet…