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No Need to Call the Doctor – We Have the Prescription for a Healthy Kitchen

Cheryl Kees Clendenon Details, Healthy Kitchens, Interior design, Kitchen, kitchen design, kitchen design tips, plumbing fixtures, Tile, Unique kitchens, wonderful ideas 3 Comments

 There are so many things to take into consideration when designing a kitchen. It’s where the most action takes place. Meals are prepared, conversations are held, daily activities are planned and executed. Life happens here! It takes critical planning to create a beautiful and functional space. But gone are

Practical wisdom: “Kelly’s Kitchen Sync” is on the shelf!

Cheryl Kees Clendenon Business, In Detail Says, kitchen design 5 Comments

I had the pleasure a year and a half ago to meet Kelly Morisseau, a second generation kitchen designer residing in my old home state of California. She is part of the now infamous (YEE HAW) Blogger 19! I love Kelly’s down to earth humor and sensible approach to

Organic Modern kitchen for bachelor

Cheryl Kees Clendenon In Detail Says, kitchen design 9 Comments

This is a uber modern design we completed a few months ago and just got to shoot so thought would throw it out there into cyberspace! Overall I think there are some good design points and really different uses of materials. Notably, the “fins” separating cabinets. Since this

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

Cheryl Kees Clendenon Design Disasters, In Detail Says, kitchen design, kitchen design tips 21 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

What you thought you knew about your kitchen!

Cheryl Kees Clendenon In Detail Says, kitchen design, kitchen design tips, wonderful ideas 5 Comments

This is another article I wrote for PNJ Home and Garden Weekly. Reprinted for those who might have missed it! Let me know your thoughts or if you agree or disagree! Comments always welcome! Planning a kitchen design, whether a remodel or new construction can be a Herculean

Color your kitchen!

Cheryl Kees Clendenon general remodeling and building, In Detail Says, Just cool stuff, kitchen design 4 Comments

(copy of article I wrote for regional publication) Too often people nervously approach the edge of their comfort zone when it comes to adding color in the kitchen and then quickly head back to the safety of blah. There is no reason to treat this area any differently

White Beach Kitchen soft and serene

Cheryl Kees Clendenon Cabinetry, In Detail Says, Just cool stuff, kitchen design 8 Comments

White kitchens are never going to fade out of view. They are crisp, clean and provide unlimited possibilities. The trick is making them look fresh and not dated. In this kitchen, note the more modern “sticks” for backsplash tile and the modern handles. These design elements add the