2024 Kitchen Design Trends: Out With the Outdated, In With the Bold

Kitchen Trends 2024

New year, new kitchen? If you’re thinking about a kitchen makeover with cabinetry, countertops, and flooring that are on trend, here are some 2024 kitchen design trends for your Hudson Valley home.  Color for cabinetry The stark white-on-white color scheme gives way this year to more vibrancy. Although classic white still has a place, the … Read more

Reviving an Outdated Kitchen: 7 Strategies for a Modern Makeover

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If the last time you renovated your kitchen was in the 1990s, or if you’ve bought a home with an outdated kitchen, it’s time for a modern makeover with a full renovation to bring your kitchen up to date (and which is more efficient over piecemeal updates in the long run). Here are some strategies … Read more

Renovating Your Kitchen During an Uncertain Economy: Tips on Budgeting for a Remodeling Project During Times of Inflation

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You have your sights set on creating that dream kitchen or luxurious bathroom in your Hudson Valley home in 2024. But what about those inflationary prices that come during uncertain economic times? Some reports predict the economy will grow in 2024, while others are more cautions.  How does this affect budgeting for your project? The … Read more

Timeless Kitchen Design: Classic Elements for a Lasting Appeal

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Like anything in home décor, kitchen design trends change over time—but there are classic elements that create timeless kitchen design. Although designers may differ about particulars, here are some broad strokes to incorporate for traditionalists who are renovating a Hudson Valley kitchen, doing a small kitchen remodel, or building a new kitchen entirely. At Affordable … Read more

Innovative Cabinet Design Ideas for Small Kitchens

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If you’ve got a smaller or older home, chances are you’ve got a fairly small kitchen. The Hudson Valley is home to countless charming houses, but if there’s anything many of those homes’ owners would change, it’s the amount of storage space in their kitchens.  When you can’t remodel your kitchen to physically enlarge it, … Read more

Maximizing Space: Creative Storage Solutions for Your Kitchen and Bath

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Many Hudson Valley homeowners would agree—there can always be more storage. In high-traffic parts of the home like kitchens and bathrooms, this can be especially apparent. However, there are plenty of ways to maximize the space in these rooms. We’ve put together some creative storage solutions for your kitchen and bath to ensure you’re getting … Read more

The Pros and Cons of Open-Concept Kitchens in Remodeling Projects

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Open floor plans—usually a “great room” with an open-concept kitchen fully visible and contiguous dining and living rooms—have been popular for decades. Advancements in home construction, including the ability to shift where load-bearing walls are located within a home, helped bring the modern style of open-concept kitchens into the traditional living space. The open floor … Read more

Enhancing Your Outdoor Living Space with a Custom Countertop

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Summertime means more entertaining outdoors. For Hudson Valley homeowners with large patio areas or backyards, building an outdoor living space extends your home’s potential for enjoying time with family and friends. That includes building an outdoor kitchen, complete with a custom countertop.   Best outdoor countertop material As you plan your outdoor kitchen and custom … Read more

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Affordable Granite & Cabinetry is proud to partner with Cambria.  All products are made of the finest quartz. They are distinctively durable, nonabsorbent, and easy to maintain. Cambria backs them with robust service and support and a transferable Full Lifetime Warranty.