Kitchen Cabinets 101

The team at Cabinets & Designs are experts at cabinetry, but that doesn’t mean you are! Many of our clients—especially first-time homeowners or renovators—have a laundry list of questions about cabinetry when they first start shopping.

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New Kitchen by the Holidays

If a new kitchen is on your 2017 wish list, we’re here to give you a nudge and to let you know it’s time to start planning! A typical kitchen renovation can take up to 19-20 weeks, so if you’re hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year, it’s time to act.

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Wood-Mode ‘Pick-2’ How-To: Making the Most of Wood-Mode’s Latest Promotion

The reason we get so excited about a Wood-Mode ‘Pick-2’ Savings Event is the opportunity it provides our clients. When a high-end product like Wood-Mode becomes available at a more affordable price point, it’s good motivation for the budget-conscious homeowner who insists on the very best value. The Cabinets & Designs staff is here to assure you—the Wood-Mode ‘Pick-2’ Savings Event is the definition of ‘best value’.

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Cabinets & Designs: Delivered

When it’s time to get away, where do you go? A beach house in Galveston, perhaps, or a retreat in the Texas Hill Country? Maybe you drive a bit further to unwind, like a vacation home on South Padre Island. Whether you’ve invested in a simple weekend hideaway or a second home to move into after retirement, the Cabinets & Designs team is always prepared to ‘take the show on the road’ to help you renovate.

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BREAKING NEWS: Wood-Mode Announces Latest ‘Pick-2’ Savings Event

In honor of the company’s 75th Anniversary, Wood-Mode is holding an exciting last-minute savings event. Enjoy significant savings on cabinets from a curated selection of Wood-Mode design groups (42 and 84) now through September 29, 2017. Don’t wait until September 28 to shop! It can take two weeks or more to plan, select, and order new cabinetry, so we recommend starting by mid-September to ensure enough time to get the job done.

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Universal Design

What do we mean when we talk about the concept of “universal design”? It means that a living space has been designed to be as accessible as possible by all people, regardless of factors like age, size, and mobility. Often universal design is described with terms like ‘intuitive’, ‘simple’, and ‘common sense’.

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Cabinets & Designs Showroom Update: Breezy Beach Bathroom

One of our favorite designs taking shape in our new showroom at The Shoppes at Memorial Villages is what we call our “beach bathroom” display. We love the laid-back vacation vibe, which is a bit of a departure from the ultra-trendy ‘spa retreat’ bathroom but achieves many of the same ends—a relaxing space to retreat for privacy and pampering.

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Showroom Update: Contemporary Kitchen

Progress continues here at the new Cabinets & Designs showroom, including some exciting developments in our contemporary kitchen display. Our electrician recently stopped by to troubleshoot some lighting challenges specific to contemporary design. For example, without a molding to provide cover, it can be difficult to place undercabinet lighting discreetly.

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