What's the Kitchen of your Dreams?


  KITCHEN DESIGN GUIDE

Modern Kitchen -  expansive cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, and a large island complete this spacious kitchen.Modern Kitchen

Hi! I'm Cheryl, I create exclusive spaces for your home or small business in the DFW area or anywhere through Online Design Services.  With over twenty years of experience we provide the unique decor of your dreams.           

by Cheryl Miles Bassett, Owner/Principle Designerby Cheryl Miles Bassett, Owner/Principle Designer

"Any space where you live or work, should make you happy and content.  Be delighted about your space, and enjoy it for many years to come!"

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 Steps to Your Perfect Kitchen!


1. Consider how you use your kitchen -

Is this a place where you spend a lot of time? Do you prepare meals daily for your family?

Or if you aren't a cook, maybe just have a cup of  coffee. 

So,if you are a gourmet chef, go for all the bells and whistles.

Or choose components according to your needs.  Stick with the basics.

2. Develop your Kitchen plan -

The all important kitchen plan will provide you with the most function. 

The kitchen work triangle - the spacing between the sink, refrigerator and stove, is the basis for all kitchen plans, large or small.

This spacing illustrates convenience, and the size of this triangle can determine the efficiency of your kitchen.

Consider the amount of steps you must take to prepare a meal.

Keeping this work triangle in mind will guide to the best layout for your kitchen plan.

Place appliances and your sink first, allowing for the best possible connections for water, gas, etc.

Additional cabinetry and/or a pantry gives more storage.


Traditional Kitchen with Island.


An island or peninsula add extra storage and eating as your space allows. 

Upper cabinetry can be placed on available wall space. For a cleaner look ypu can use fewer uppers. 

This creates a great look, especially in an open floor plan. 

  3.  Open Concept Kitchens -

Open concept kitchens are a combination of several areas into one cohesive space.

Color and style should coordinate with all these adjoining areas, giving you a beautiful, and comfortable space for your family to enjoy.

Traditional Open ConceptTraditional Open Concept

Use our Design Guide, and all these tips to enhance your  decor. Or, if you are completely baffled, we will be delighted to create your exclusive space.

 Click here to: Request a  Consultation today to begin your Vision! 


Use our Design Guide, and all these tips to enhance your  decor. Or, if you are completely baffled, we will be delighted to create your exclusive space. Click here to:

 Request a  Consultation today to begin your Vision! 


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