Issue 271 – Kitchens & Baths 2017
Kitchen and Bath Inspiration From Our K&B Issue 2017
24 more kitchen and bath photos from seven projects featured in our 2017 Kitchens & Baths issue.
A Home Kitchen Designed for Restaurant Owners
Full of Personality: This kitchen has everything the owners need, all the style they could want, and nothing more.
Three Bath Designs in One Cohesive Style
Three of a Kind: Colors, materials, and patterns unify a new home’s three distinct bathrooms.
Old School Kitchen Design Delights With Classic Style
New kitchen breaks with the trend of open living space.
Master Bath Plus Guest Bath Equals One Big Bath With Tub, Shower, and Oversize Vanity
Traditional Touch: Combining two barely functional bathrooms gives a young family a bigger bath with classic charm.
Modern Bath Design: The Best in Best Practices
From curbless showers to vessel sinks, it’s important to get the details right.
Custom Cabinets: An Inside Look
A cabinetmaker offers smart construction details for the most common types of cabinets.
Kitchen Remodel Under $20k
A Labor of Love: Do some work yourself and be selective with your spending for an elegant kitchen remodel on a tight budget.
DIY Kitchen Demolition
Put down that sledgehammer. A careful, methodical approach gets better results.
Prepping for Demolition
Before you take the first swing, protect the rest of the house.
Kitchen Remodel: Managing Demolition Debris
Organizing the mess protects the home and its occupants, and saves time and money
Drywall Removal Made Easy
The goal is to remove the wall in big pieces, not smash it to bits.
An ’80s Kitchen is Remodeled and Taken Back to its Roots
More Midcentury: This project did much more than improve a kitchen. It improved an entire house in function, flow, and style.
This Master Bath Remodel is a Family Affair
Would you hire your siblings to take a dated master bath from cramped to contemporary?
When Purposeful Kitchen Design Trumps Style
Timeless by Design: Designers from across the country agree that it’s not style that makes a kitchen last, it’s function.
Design is in the Details
Editor's Note: look for the designer’s restraint when it comes to colors, textures, and materials.
Great Kitchen and Bath Products Inspired by our Best Houses
Spec: Custom burner layout, kitchen workstation, smart cooktop, teak shower bench, secret faucet feature, metal shower pans, prefab pizza oven, textured basins, and modern artisanal tiles.
Tools & Materials
Common House Design Problems Ingeniously Solved
Great Ideas: clever kitchen island, reclaimed barn wood, concrete with glass inlay, vessel sink, graduated drawers, and a secret bar.
Kitchen and Bath Design Ideas From our Photographers
Picture perfect through the lens.
Bathroom Vanities and the Art of Residential Design
Design/Build: Avoid the dangers of a poorly detailed vanity.
Keep Craft Alive: Tyler Grace, Remodeling Contractor
“Basically, I want to get paid for being fussy.”