Kitchen Island Projects

1. Kitchen Island Tutorial - Cape 27

Do you spend a lot of time in the kitchen preparing and cooking meals for you and your family? Then you’ve probably considered adding a kitchen island. But adding or getting a new kitchen island can be expensive, unless you build or upgrade your existing kitchen island on your own. To inspire and help you, we’ve […]

Excellent DIY Kitchen Island Cabinet with 6 Drawers

DIY Kitchen Island Cabinet - Started build shelf and cabinets

If you’re looking to make your kitchen more distinct, adding a kitchen island cabinet is one good way to achieve it. And just like the owners of this kitchen, you can DIY your kitchen island for a less costly home improvement that would only take a week or two. A kitchen island is generally placed in […]

DIY Pantry Door Spice Racks – 4 Easy Steps

Not everyone can afford a spacious farmhouse-style kitchen. An expansive, well-ordered kitchen is beyond the bank accounts of most people these days.  So many of us have to deal with tricky kitchen storage dilemmas. You either have to extend your kitchen to have more space, or you look for simple and inexpensive solutions, which is […]

A Sturdy DIY Cob Oven

Why order pizza when you can bake your own? Not only do you save money, but you’re also sure that what you serve your family is fresh and nutritious! Serving freshly baked pizza and bread in your outdoor living area is a great way to entertain your family and friends. But you don’t have to […]

Sufficient and Practical DIY Canned Food Cabinet

Preserving and canning your own fruits and vegetables is a great way to store in-season produce for a later date which will need a great canned food cabinet. Not only does it allow you to enjoy the fruits of your labour long after the growing season has ended, but it also allows you to control […]

Create a DIY Canned Food Shelf with these 3 Effective Steps

DIY Canned Food Shelf

Do you like to bulk buy long-shelf-life food to save money? Or maybe, like us, you like to have an ’emergency food cache. The challenge, as always,  is having the right storage system in your home. It’s not just about a place to keep it, but rather a place to be able to easily access […]

Neptune – Grand Larder Unit

A larder is a cool, dry room or pantry where food is stored. It is typically used to store meat, fish, dairy products, and other perishable items. It is well-ventilated to prevent the food from spoilage. It may also be used to store non-perishable items such as canned goods, preserves, and spices. A larder may […]

DIY Dresser Kitchen Island: 8 Effortless Steps

Most kitchens hold potential for improved functionality, storage, and style, but too many don’t utilize the space efficiently. A dresser kitchen island is not only a beautiful and modern way to update your kitchen, but it also permits an array of functional benefits. By adding a dresser kitchen island to your home, you can create […]

How to make a lazy susan pantry storage

If you keep on pulling a bunch of stuff off your pantry shelves to reach or find items that you need, then this lazy Susan pantry storage might be the solution you’re looking for! Messy kitchens not only look dirty, but they also make you easily lose your cooking utensils, food jars, cups, and supplies. […]

8 Creative Steps To Build A Canned Food Dispenser

Looking for some space-saving canned goods storage for your pantry? How about this easy DIY canned food dispenser? It’s an inexpensive project where you can use off-cuts and scrap wood from previous projects. Aside from saving space or getting more space for a small pantry, this dispenser also provides easy, hassle-free access to your canned goods. The labels […]

An Exquisite DIY Colander Pendant Lamp

Need a pendant lamp? Maybe your kitchen requires the right lighting to get you on track to accomplish the day’s tasks. From homework to list-making, to cooking, the kitchen counter is a culinary workbench. And proper lighting – say, recessed downlighting or island-highlighting pendants – will ensure that it’s fit for all of those uses. […]

4 Important Appliances for your Outdoor Kitchens

There’s nothing like the taste and sensation of feasting outdoors. Any camping and barbecue enthusiast will tell you that food prepared out in the open is tastier, more mouthwatering, and more satisfying. If you are the kind who requires a little more than a cooking fire or grill, an outdoor kitchen is a perfect solution. […]

Easy DIY Kitchen Storage Ideas

  The most common complaint people have when moving to a new home is the lack of suitable storage space in the kitchen. Many people find that their new kitchen lacks sufficient storage space. There are many options available when it comes to adding extra storage space. Some of these options include DIY under-sink storage, […]

Archia Homes – creative kitchen solutions

DIY Kitchens

Duxbury MA  USA  –  Archia Inc. Archia list themselves as a client focused, creative design and build firm.  They cover all aspects of residential development including new homes, renovations and additions.  We present three Archia kitchens here for your inspiration and consideration. Click on any image to start lightbox display.  Use your Esc key to close […]

Stunning Kitchens and more kitchens

Kitchens and more kitchens

So many decisions, so little time (and maybe money)! According to the vast majority of home buyers, the kitchen is the most important room in the house. That’s understandable when you consider how much time is spent there. For many families, it’s a lot more than the place where you prepare and cook meals. It’s also […]

Eichler Kitchen Renovation

Eichler Kitchen Renovation

California USA – Bret and Mary-Peyton Photography:  Hunter Lewis Wimmer Joseph Eichler was a true visionary though the 1950’s and 1960’s.  At a time when most volume builders were punching out the classic ‘little boxes on a hillside’, he built quality, architect designed homes for the masses.   His homes gave owners a quality of […]