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What NOT to do in your kitchen remodel: 5 planning mistakes

Cheryl Kees Clendenon Design Disasters, kitchen design, kitchen design tips 20 Comments

Everyone is always talking about tips on how to remodel your kitchen. But no one seems to address some of the planning mistakes that I see every day. This is not a comprehensive list as I could go on for a few posts about things I consider design

Are backsplashes important in a kitchen?

Cheryl Kees Clendenon kitchen design, kitchen design tips, wonderful ideas 7 Comments

Simple answer: Absolutely! But, does that mean always an involved, intricate design? No, it does not. In fact, in every project, the backsplash has to be evaluated..to see which direction the overall design might dictate. Often, I want to ignore the backsplash and not make it a focal