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You may be so excited about plans for your new kitchen that you forget one of the most important aspects of kitchen design: choosing the right supplier. Even if kitchen cabinets look pretty on the outside, that doesn't mean they are quality construction on the inside. Don't make decisions about kitchen design too quickly; do you homework first and make sure the company supplying your kitchen cabinets, hardware, cabinet storage and other decor has a good reputation for quality and customer support.
One of the best places to do your homework is online. At Armstrong.com you can take your time to learn about kitchen design, quality types of wood, innovative storage ideas and more -- and without any pressure to buy. At this site you will likely find many ideas you haven't even considered. You will also learn what type of layout will work best for you based on how you use your kitchen and what type of wood is best and how to care for it.
When looking for kitchen ideas online, choose a company that offers a way to design directly on the site. This is the best way to test out different configurations of cabinetry and find a style that fits your individual personality. You'll be able to try different hardware on a variety of cabinets and see how it looks. That way you won't be disappointed when your new kitchen is constructed because you will already know how the finished design will look.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|