Bakes & Kropp Kitchen Design Blog

Creating Kitchen Work Zones: 5 Tips

It’s a kitchen planning movement that began in Europe but one that has been enthusiastically adopted in the United States. German design experts refer to it as the Intelligent Kitchen or Dynamic...

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Personalized Cabinet Hardware: 3 Considerations

Every designer knows it’s the smallest details that often make the biggest impact. That holds true for the cabinet hardware you choose.

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Kitchen Re-do for the Holidays? Here’s a Realistic Timeline

Are you considering a new luxury kitchen by the holidays? From start to finish, a kitchen remodel takes longer than you might think. This timeline guides the way.

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Bakes & Kropp, The Designers Choice

 Designing a luxury kitchen or bath is an easier and more enjoyable experience when you work with a fine cabinetry company that’s earned the title “designer’s choice.”

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Small New York Kitchens Still Look Elegant

Elegant and sophisticated are words people often use to describe their dream kitchen. But what if your home has one of those tiny, narrow, and cramped kitchens that New York is known for? We have...

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Luxury kitchen vs Standard: What's the Difference?

From custom cabinetry to one-of-a-kind backsplashes, homeowners today want kitchens that combine function and beauty. A luxury kitchen is often the showpiece of a modern home, but just what does...

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Kitchen Renovation Costs: What You Should Know for 2019

Ask anyone who’s done one and they’ll tell you a kitchen remodel can be intimidating, confusing, expensive, and lengthy. But they’ll quickly follow-up with how fun, creative, and ultimately...

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The Enduring Appeal of Classic White Kitchens

From soft and warm to clean and crisp, the ageless appeal of a white kitchen is undeniable. The surprisingly versatile look works in almost any style room.

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Establishing a Budget for Kitchen Renovation

Americans spend upwards of 225 hours a year in the kitchen preparing and cleaning up after meals. Add in the time spent paying bills, doing homework, and shooting the breeze with friends and...

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The Process of Designing a Luxury Kitchen

Everyone defines “creating a luxury kitchen” in their own way, but most would agree the result is the showpiece of the modern home. At Bakes & Kropp, we believe the ultimate design statement of...

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