Home improvement: Kitchens

Gourmet kitchens: At home on the range

New-home buyers investing space, money to build gourmet havens

Eat-in kitchens keep meals and families together

Kitchen sinks updated in style

Kitchen sinks are updated with different styles and various forms to better suit homeowners.

Pro has designs on kitchen and bathroom projects

In addition to kitchens and bathrooms, Barbara Quatroke, owner of Q's Cabinet Shoppe Ltd. in Naperville.also designs mudrooms, laundry rooms and home offices.

Kitchen flooring: Vinyl, composite and wood options

Some alternatives to wood flooring in the kitchen, from homeowners who have tried them.

Tile and wood top your choices for kitchen flooring

Don't rule out quarry tile. In our present kitchen it has withstood about 12 years of people and dogs and, when we bother to wash it, looks just as good as the day we bought the house 10 years ago.

Kitchen and bath trends: Industry show delivers plenty to tempt

Here are some of the most eye-catching ways we spotted to glam up the kitchen and bath.

Tile goes 3-D, high definition

Tile trends from the Coverings show, porcelain tile, Karim Rashid tile, high tech tile

Fighting fire with good sense

About half the people who fight a kitchen fire make potentially fatal errors, according to a study.

Laying tile, but without all the mess

Bondera TileMatSet is a new pressure-sensitive adhesive to which you apply tile directly, eliminating the need for mortar or mastic.

Guide to repairing tile floor, step by step

Repair tile floor home improvement

Kitchen magicians

The dish on dishwashers