Ultimate Guide to Kitchen Decorating and Design
Customize a Builder's-Special Spec Kitchen
Turn a boring kitchen into a custom work of art with inspiration from these five creative remodels.
Before: Cramped Kitchen
This kitchen needed simplifying. The workspace at the end created a bottleneck, and the L-shaped cabinets limited the workable surfaces.
"I wanted to make everything simpler, plainer, and fresher," says designer Carol Glasser, who is adamant about losing upper cabinets. "It forces you to edit -- to get rid of all the jelly jars and plastic cups, to find more space."