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Vertical Real Estate: Maximizing Your Laundry Room

The PB Kitchen Design Team recently received press in the laundry and mud room categories from the Houzz Editorial Team! In the article, The Hardworking Laundry Room: A Place for Brooms and Mops, Houzz Contributor Becky Harris explains that it doesn’t take a lot of real estate to give brooms and mops a designated home, if you have the right […]

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Kitchen storage trends on the rise in 2017

Built-in kitchen storage has its benefits as the idea of “everything in its place” comes to life easily when a kitchen designer considers the way you use your kitchen and the number of items that need a home. Custom cabinetry is not just for your dishes, utensils, and pantry ware, in fact homeowners are really diving into getting organized, no […]

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How the remodeling process works: 4 steps to your next dream kitchen

Wondering how the actual process works when considering a kitchen remodel? There are so many companies, contractors, and designers to choose from, so be selective. When it comes to commissioning someone to create your dream kitchen, you want to ensure you’ve found the right fit. Start by asking around your social circles for referrals. After you talk to family and […]

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Can a kitchen remodel help you lead a healthier life?

Did you know that a kitchen remodel can help lead to a healthier life? According to a study by Houzz of homeowners that took the remodeling plunge in 2016, 33% of families are reporting that they are eating healthier since their new kitchen was installed. But why? Well, setting yourself up for a healthier lifestyle takes a multifaceted approach, and […]

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What’s Cookin’ In Your Kitchen: Fabio Viviani

Chef, Restaurateur, Author, Top Chef Fan Favorite, Husband, Dad… Fabio Viviani sure has his plate full, but it’s always packed with savory yet simple Italian food. Growing up in Florence, Italy, little Fabio found his love for everything culinary at an early age, and by the time he was 27, owned and operated five restaurants and two nightclubs. His relocation […]

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PB Kitchen Design receives “Top Kitchen Renovation Blog” honor

Using SEO search and social metrics, Feedspot has named Dwell Well, our design blog, as one of the Top Kitchen Renovation Blogs on the internet. Feedspot is a leader in creating custom RSS feed content that readers are specifically interested in, almost like fashioning your own custom headlines so you don’t have to scour the web every day for the […]

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2017 Kitchen Trends: Two-toned cabinetry

We’re always pleased to hear people like our portfolio, and one of our clients recently talked about how refreshing it was to see a variety of styles of kitchens on our Houzz page. And it’s true, instead of referring back to old projects for inspiration and modifying for a new space, we prefer to take a Bespoke approach and tailor […]

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What’s Cookin’ In Your Kitchen? Q & A with Susan and Katie Kritzberg of Two Wild Seeds Baking Company

PB Kitchen Design visited Susan and Katie Kritzberg, the mother/daughter team of Two Wild Seeds Baking Company in St. Charles, Illinois, to talk about their home kitchens, and get a better sense of the self-sustaining life they both live at home (and in their completely dedicated gluten-free facility). This family business of “homemade living” really started when Susan was raising […]