It’s time for a kitchen remodeling project. In fact, it’s past time. So what pushed you over the edge? What was the last proverbial straw that caused you to pull your hair in frustration and declare “I cannot live with this kitchen any longer?” A kitchen is not merely a utilitarian room; it can be very emotionally charged. Pots and pans and dishes are usually only thrown in kitchens! It can be your “happy place” or your place from you-know-where. Good design is the saving grace of any space, but the elements of the design truly define it. Lighting, flooring, cabinetry, countertops, appliances and window treatments are all components that make up the whole, and believe me, the choices can be overwhelming. Stay tuned over the next few weeks as we explore some of these elements in an effort to help create your happy place.