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Childhood Kitchen Memories   August 19th, 2015

The kitchen is often one of the most under-appreciated areas of the house. If we actually look back and think about it, many of our fondest childhood memories happened in the kitchen. More and more families recognize the kitchen as the heart and soul of their home.
The kitchen is where families gather. Even when both parents are busy with their respective work, they often find a way to …

Country Style Kitchens: English, French and Tuscan Design   August 5th, 2015

What comes to mind when you think of a country kitchen?
Family? Warmth? White picket fences, copper kettles and chicken wire?
While these can certainly be considered classic elements of a “country kitchen,” there is more to consider than which rooster figurines to place on your counter. The first question you should ask is which country style do you want to evoke?
While every t…

What’s New In Cabinet Styles?   July 31st, 2015

Our parent company, Marsh Furniture, is continually working to design and craft products for today’s kitchens. When you walk through the offices and the plant, there is an unmistakable energy above the hum and buzz of the factory.

We asked David Littlefield, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, to let us in on what is new in the line and what dealers and consumers can expe

Designing With Oak Cabinets   June 22nd, 2015

After all these years, oak is still one of the most popular kitchen cabinet woods. Its bold, attractive grain and homey, honey colors make it a natural in country or traditional style kitchens. Strong and durable, oak is a solid choice when building a kitchen that will last. But if you’re having trouble designing an oak kitchen that doesn’t look like a hunting lodge, weR

High Point Designer Showhouse Preview!   June 11th, 2015

Check out these stunning photos of the Junior League of High Point Designer Showhouse!
The historic Terry property, a 1912-era Tudor Revival, was already beautiful. Together with a team of local designers and craftsmen, Marsh Furniture and Marsh Kitchens were able to help create a modern, livable home that preserved the house’s charm and character.
You can find more informat…

Storage Tips: The Gift Wrap Center   May 19th, 2015

Here’s a great storage and organizing idea: your own gift wrap center!
Imagine: no more rummaging through the back of the closet for gift wrap, only to find that it’s been destroyed because muddy boots were thrown on top of it.
This clever use of space gives you a convenient gift wrap center and office nook all in one.
We built this custom gift wrap center for the Greensboro Sou

Designing for One-Wall Kitchens   May 11th, 2015

The ultimate space-saver, the one-wall kitchen (originally called the Pullman kitchen) is exactly what it sounds like: an entire kitchen space worked into a single wall. Although one-wall kitchens are typically found in studios or lofts where space is at a premium, when properly executed and minimally designed, they can work beautifully in any size home.
The main draw for the on…

Serve Mom a Quiche!   April 29th, 2015

Light, flaky crust. Rich, satiny custard. Hearty vegetables and gooey cheese — oh yeah, we’re talking about quiche. It’s an elegant dish that’s great for a Mother’s Day surprise because it looks amazing, tastes wonderful, and it’s easy – really easy to make.
When I was in college, I worked at this little tea shop downtown that did a fabulous Su…

Transitional Kitchen Design: A Creative Mix of Old and New   April 23rd, 2015

If you’re looking to create a relaxed and welcoming space (but prefer a mix of styles, materials and patterns) you’ll appreciate the refined but eclectic feel of the transitional kitchen. This popular design type blends newer, cleaner lines with traditional style cues to create a space that is familiar, current and highly functional.
Because this design type bridges tradi

Kitchen Countertops: So Many Materials!   April 7th, 2015

Your kitchen countertop is one of the most visible surfaces in your kitchen and it receives the hardest use. It’s a key element, and luckily, you have more choices than ever in terms of price, look, durability and ease of care.
From natural stone to a slew of engineered, manufactured, recycled and even salvaged options, there are far too many options to consider in one small blog po…