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How to Plan Your Space in a Kitchen Renovation

At Ekko Custom Cabinetry & Design, our designers are often asked to design a great and effective working space. I was reminded of these expectations while reviewing a recent article in the April 29 edition of “Houzz” by Rebekah Zaveloff. The preliminary space-planning and schematic design phase is the most important part of any kitchenRead More..

Trade Offs to Consider When Remodeling Your Kitchen

At Ekko Custom Cabinetry & Design, our designers often find themselves trying to guess the budget needs and design priorities of our customers. After reading a “revisited” article of “Most Popular Stories” in the September 2018 edition of “Houzz” by Moorea Hoffman (originally posted May 12, 2017), I decided to expand on that topic asRead More..

Top Kitchen Cabinet Styles, Colours & Trends for 2019

At Ekko Custom Cabinetry & Design, we are constantly monitoring current design trends for great new ideas that we can use to enhance our customer’s vision and provide a space that will stand the test of timeless good taste. With this in mind, we just reviewed a great article on the top kitchen cabinet styles,Read More..

How to Prepare For and Survive a Kitchen Renovation

At Ekko Custom Cabinetry & Design, we often forget how much planning and organization the customer must commit to for a successful and enjoyable kitchen renovation. We were reminded of what all is involved by a recent article in Houzz written by Becky Harris September 9, 2018. We felt these tips would be helpful forRead More..

Time to De-clutter, Organize & Purge in Your Kitchen

                                                                   Blog # 21 (September 2018) At Ekko Custom Cabinetry & Design, we often start the design process by asking our clients toRead More..

How to Create a Realistic Design, Price and Construction Timeline

At Ekko Custom Cabinetry & Design, we are often confronted with unrealistic expectations of budgets, designs and expected timelines. Design shows on TV might lead you to believe that you can complete a dramatic interior makeover in days and at an unbelievably low cost. After reading an article published in “Houzz” August 30, 2017 byRead More..