Kelly's Kitchen Sync

Overview

"80% OF CONSUMERS WANT TO REDO THEIR KITCHENS." - Kitchen and Bath Design News

And most of them will want to pull their hair out at some point in the process! Appliances or cabinets don't fit or open right . . . the sink is so tight that the faucet gets a wedgie . . . the floor or walls aren't straight or plumb . . . the range hood is a head-banger . . . your contractor forgot to ask you about . . . everything!

From DIY go-getters to reluctant remodelers to smart consumers who ...

See more details below
Paperback
$15.24
BN.com price
(Save 23%)$19.95 List Price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (15) from $4.64   
  • New (6) from $12.08   
  • Used (9) from $4.64   
Sending request ...

Overview

"80% OF CONSUMERS WANT TO REDO THEIR KITCHENS." - Kitchen and Bath Design News

And most of them will want to pull their hair out at some point in the process! Appliances or cabinets don't fit or open right . . . the sink is so tight that the faucet gets a wedgie . . . the floor or walls aren't straight or plumb . . . the range hood is a head-banger . . . your contractor forgot to ask you about . . . everything!

From DIY go-getters to reluctant remodelers to smart consumers who just want to stay on top of their projects, everyone who dabbles in kitchen design and remodeling needs some "I wish I'd thought of that" help and support.

Packed with truly insider kitchen design secrets and remodeling tips shared in a humorous, realistic way, Kelly's Kitchen Sync has answers to questions you didn't know you should ask. Don't let your project get bogged down by your own horror story! Let Kelly help you get it done right, on time and on budget.

You'll learn how to:

•Separate expectations from the reality of what will work for you and your kitchen

•Figure out where to go, who does what, when to get outside help

•Ensure your design matches the space, appliances, and how you use your kitchen

•Choose materials that will work best, and when and where to splurge

•Keep costs down by making good choices and avoiding costly mistakes

Kelly Morisseau has kitchen design in her blood. Her blog, Kitchen Sync, is a top-ten kitchen design blog on the internet. A second-generation designer, both her parents were kitchen designers long before anyone understood the term. Kelly's award-winning experience includes more than 25 years as a professional kitchen designer, both on her own and for leading design/build firms. She is a Certified Master Kitchen and Bath Designer (CMKBD) and a Certified Interior Designer (CID) in California.

Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Bob Borson
"It is full of commonsense design information that every person I know would benefit from reading. If you are an architect, interior designer, homeowner - whatever - I can guarantee that this book will teach you something you didn't know and will prepare you better for your next kitchen." - Bob Borson, AIA
Susan Serra
"It's the real deal by a smart and experienced (key word) certified kitchen designer, and it offers solid information that is important to know as one navigates through...designing a kitchen." - Susan Serra, CKD
Saxon Henry
"If you are one of those people muttering, "I wish I had some sound advice as I tackle my dream kitchen" at the moment, this book must be in your tote bag or on your bedside table." -- Saxon Henry, Journalist and author of Four Florida Moderns.
Paul Anater
"She discusses the importance of each step...and to someone new to the renovation market could easily see this...as the most thorough visit with a master designer they're likely to get."
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780982873205
  • Publisher: Springline Media
  • Publication date: 5/5/2011
  • Pages: 222
  • Sales rank: 748,831
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.47 (d)

Meet the Author

Kelly Morisseau has kitchen design in her blood. Her blog, Kitchen Sync, is a top-ten kitchen design blog on the internet. A second-generation designer, both her parents were kitchen designers long before anyone understood the term. Kelly's award-winning experience includes more than 25 years as a professional kitchen designer, both on her own and for leading design/build firms. She is a Certified Master Kitchen and Bath Designer (CMKBD) and a Certified Interior Designer (CID) in California.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)