Bakes & Kropp Kitchen Design Blog

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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Walk in Pantry: Organization Meets Inspiration

The walk-in pantry. It’s an amateur chef’s best friend, helping to release creative kitchen organization skills and bring a functional but beautiful aesthetic to the hub of the home. With 80% of...

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5 Beautiful 2019 Kitchen Design Trends

Kitchen design has an incredibly colorful history. From the white utilitarian aesthetic of the 1920s to the 60s' psychedelic hues and the floral wallpapers of the 80s, kitchen color schemes offer...

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