Tag Archive: modern kitchen

Modern Kitchen Design with a Twist

Posted on August 12, 2016

This Arlington Heights couple wanted to design a contemporary kitchen that was better suited to their tastes and needs. Overall, they loved the look of the European designs they saw online, however, they didn’t want anything too cold. To help them achieve their modern, yet warm design, they sought out the services of Normandy Designer… more

La Grange Home Makeover: Modern Kitchen Remodel and Exterior Updates

Posted on August 2, 2016

This LaGrange family loved to entertain. However, they were in need of a more suitable space to gather their family and friends. Therefore, they called upon Normandy Design Manger Troy Pavelka to come up with some kitchen ideas and curb appeal concepts that would charm their visitors. Prior to renovating, the home was closed off… more

Chicago Kitchen Turns from One Century to the Next

Posted on February 11, 2016

Built in the early 1900’s, this turn of the century kitchen was small, lacking storage space, seating and cooking zones. While it had gone through a few cosmetic changes over the years, it was long overdue for a major overhaul and Normandy Designer Stephanie Bryant, CKD was brought in to do the job. “The homeowners… more

Mixing Stained and Painted Kitchen Cabinetry is a Winning Recipe

Posted on August 8, 2014

Mixing stained and painted finishes in the kitchen is a remodeling trend that’s been popular for several years, and shows no signs of fading any time soon.  “Introducing multiple finishes in the kitchen allows you to create contrast, enhance the visual interest of the space, and break up the potentially monochromatic look of the kitchen,”… more

A Kitchen Ledge With A Stylish Countertop Edge

Posted on August 6, 2014

When selecting kitchen countertop treatments, it is important to remember that each style of kitchen has its own unique components, which help them stand apart from other styles.  “The kitchen countertop edge can add the smallest of detail, but still create such a strong impact on the overall look and feel of your kitchen,” says… more