Renovation Timelines—A New Kitchen by New Year!

Is a new kitchen on your holiday wishlist? Now is the time to get started if you want a fully renovated kitchen by the New Year. Many homeowners are surprised to learn a full kitchen renovation can take up to five months—call Cabinets & Designs today to make an appointment and get your dream kitchen by 2019!  Continue reading

Great Gadgets & Innovations at KBIS 2018

A great idea is often illustrated with a lightbulb turning on, or described in terms of a “switch being flipped.” Some of the most interesting innovations lighting up this year’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) can be accessed with just a flip of a switch. From small, inexpensive solutions to big, bold lighting fixtures, homeowners are looking for more useful, more beautiful ways to illuminate their homes, and our industry friends have delivered.

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Ringing in 2018

Happy New Year, Houston! As we usher in 2018, we want to thank our clients for their patience as Hurricane Harvey recovery continues. Due to high demand, delays are occurring across our industry; due to unprecedented demand after the storm, everything from delivery to installation is taking longer than usual, and we so appreciate your patience as we work to address your needs.

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Kitchen Renovation: Budget Breakdown

It’s difficult to generalize when it comes to kitchen renovation budgets because no two kitchens are the same. Once a homeowner is finished making dozens of small decisions, every kitchen is a custom kitchen. The prospect of spending that much money all at once can be intimidating, which means we often hear questions like, “So — how much do most people spend on a new kitchen?” Continue reading

Showroom Savings from Cabinets & Designs

When the Cabinets & Designs showroom relocated to The Shoppes at Memorial Villages we had to make room for new items and displays, which means saying goodbye to some things from our Westheimer location. The following items are available for sale at a significant discount. Interested? Stop in to see us at I-10 and Wirt Road, or call us at 713-627-8970 to learn more. Continue reading

In the Showroom: Appliances by Sub-Zero/Wolf

As we make progress in the new Cabinets & Designs showroom, we have the opportunity to shine a spotlight on some of our favorite products and trends for 2016. Not long ago we talked about what’s hot in the high-end appliance market; appliances are more energy efficient than ever, and more and more homeowners are opting for products that reach professional—or nearly professional—standards. Not only are our ovens burning hotter and our freezers staying colder, all of our appliances are getting smarter—think smart refrigerators with touchscreen capability and dishwashers you can set from your mobile device. Continue reading

On Trend 2016: High End Appliances

When it comes to appliances two trends continue to gain traction—energy efficiency (of course) and high-tech upgrades. Whether we’re talking about an oven or a built-in coffee and espresso machine, homeowners are investing in smart appliances that use less energy, all while performing more functions than ever before. Let’s take a look at some of the hottest trends in home appliances for 2016. Continue reading

Hardware Inspiration at Morrison Showroom

A recent trip to Morrison Showroom reminded us how infinite the options are when it comes to kitchen and bath hardware. “This is where our designers would refer homeowners making decisions about a renovation,” said Cabinets & Designs President Maria Frank, as we entered the front doors. “They can see just about everything here, from hardware to full kitchens, sinks, tubs, and appliances.” Continue reading