Kitchen Ideas & Inspiration
Explore inspiring kitchen ideas that will drastically make your home more efficient & appealing.
This kitchen remodel grabs a few feet from the adjacent dining room to yield major layout improvements.
A thoughtful remodel delivers a new kitchen hub, a mudroom entry, and more—while honoring the 1929 house’s classic bones
A center island and more open passageways enhance the function and flow of this homeowner's kitchen and its adjacent spaces.
From well-priced finds to splurge-worthy upgrades, our picks for the best of what’s new bring function and flair to the most-used rooms in your house.
This latest generation of electric cookers is sleek, precise, and better for you (and the planet). Here’s what to know before bringing one home.
No, we’re not suggesting less time at the stove. We’re highlighting smart layout fixes for circulation problems. A key strategy: the right island design.
Upright freezers provide extra freezer storage outside of your normal refrigerator. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best upright freezers on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you.
Microwaves let you quickly and easily cook or reheat food. Here is everything you should keep in mind when purchasing a microwave.
Dinnerware sets come with matching plates, bowls, and cups. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best dinnerware sets on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you and your home. The products included in this article are available at various home improvement stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.
Annexing a pantry gives a cook space needed breathing room, while an original hutch inspires a vintage-look makeover that improves function and flow.
Want to get a jump on the remodel of your worn-out kitchen or dated bath? Check out our picks for the best of what’s new, all designed to enhance how we want to live now.
A handy, productive home vegetable patch is more popular than ever. Planned and built right, it can even enhance the look of your home. Here’s how one pro delivers on all counts—and you can, too.
For a caffeine lover, there’s nothing better than starting your day with a cup of coffee. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best coffee mugs on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for you. The products included in this article are available at various retail stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.
With the kitchen devoted solely to cooking having gone the way of the butter churn, it’s no wonder that today’s kitchen remodels are multifunctional, too.
Considering concrete countertops for your next kitchen remodel, but not sure where to begin? Read this guide to learn everything you need to know about introducing this strong and stylish material as part of your kitchen renovation.
Storing wine bottles in a regular fridge can take up precious space. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the five best wine coolers to help you find the product that’s right for you. The products included in this article are available at various retail stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.
Discover extra room for food supplies and enjoy easier access to them with this step-by-step pantry improvement plan.
Shopping for appliances can be a daunting task. Prioritize your desired features, overall price, and configuration with our thorough review of the five best refrigerators of 2021.
Appliance purchases are among the big-ticket home expenses and it can be overwhelming if you don’t know where to start. Read our review of the five best dishwashers of 2022.
A design pro upgrades her family’s cook space, improving its function, flow, and finishes while making the most of its existing footprint.
Living in his grandparents’ old house, across the road from the family farm, a lifestyle blogger is making it his own. His latest project: an updated, more functional kitchen that’s still true to the vintage home’s rural roots.
Bring maximum functionality to a long, narrow cook space with tidiness and smart storage solutions, plus tricks to make the place look larger than it is.
Spice up your dining experience with these ingenious ways to add and use a breakfast bar in your kitchen.
Got an impressive collection of spices? Show them off with an equally impressive spice rack.
Lose a wall, add windows, and reallocate adjacent space, then blend sparkling white surfaces with warm wood-tone accents. That’s the recipe for a bright, open kitchen made for family gatherings!
Love the look of marble? Read this guide to gain some stylish ideas for adding a touch of the luxe stone with fewer worries.
Find inspiration in these stunning surfaces—some timeless, some trendy, many DIY-able!
"Everything must go!" needn’t be the battle cry for a renovation. By streamlining storage, freeing up prep stations, and creating a cohesive aesthetic, favorite focal points get a chance to truly shine.
One family’s goal in renovating their formerly dark, closed-off galley-style kitchen? Open up and let the sun shine in.
Buying a gift for a friend or family member who loves to cook can be challenging, especially if it seems like they already have every tool and appliance imaginable. In this review, the This Old House Reviews Team researched the best kitchen gifts on Amazon to help you find the product that’s right for your loved one. The products included in this article are available at various home improvement stores, local home centers, and online retailers like Amazon.
A room-swap and expansion allow for a hardworking island and for rustic-modern cabinetry that provides a place to store every last thing.
Few projects can transform a kitchen as easily and economically as painting the cabinetry. Here’s how the right combination of primer and paint will help you get a look you’ll love.
Refinishing cabinets is an inexpensive way to give your kitchen a major makeover. We asked Nick Slavik, proprietor of Nick Slavik Painting & Restoration Company and frequent This Old House contributor, to take us through his best practices for kitchen cabinet refinishing, from prep to paint, so you can get a picture-perfect, professional finish too.