Open Shelving

Open Shelving

Q.   Lately I see open kitchen shelving featured in every magazine and shown on every home improvement show.  It is a nice look that I want to incorporate into my renovation.  I wonder, though, is this just a trend that will fade away in the next […]

A Lively Laundry Room

image via Q.  As a mother of four, most of my day is consumed by washing, drying, and folding laundry.  I have a finished basement and a small room for the washer and dryer.  The laundry room has no natural light and wide open white walls. […]

Vintage-Inspired Schoolhouse Lights

image via Q.  I adore those metal and clear glass lights with antique bulbs seen in the magazines but question their practicality. How much light do they offer and how often will I need to dust and clean fingerprints?  Are there any lighting alternatives with […]