Bring style to your kitchen with upgraded cabinetry

Posted on July 29, 2019

Searching for the perfect style touches to enliven your new kitchen can be an exciting and fun discovery process. Before meeting with clients and giving them a showroom tour, we always advise them to bring along a few design ideas, such as door style and color, that spark their interest. Our job as a designer is to guide you in making your unique vision a reality.


Choosing the Right Countertop

Posted on June 19, 2019

Buying new countertops for your home can be overwhelming. There are several material options to choose from on the market, and an extensive selection of colors and patterns.


7 Helpful Tips to Start Your Kitchen and Bath Remodel Design

Posted on June 01, 2018

Kitchen and bath areas are prime targets for upgrades aimed at increasing the value and livability of your home. And while it’s true that making changes to the core functions of a household can be challenging, there are ways to manage the kitchen and bath remodel design process that make it more efficient and enjoyable. With that goal in mind, let’s get started.


Get Ready to be Inspired

Posted on August 12, 2013

The beautiful cabinet displays found at the Hilo Home Design Center are now available for your viewing in a digital photo gallery. Get inspired by the twenty unique kitchen and bath displays. There is a wide representation of cabinetry in a variety of wood species (from the classic oak to contemporary bamboo), door styles (contemporary through traditional) and stain colors. The photo galleries also include descriptions to highlight unique space-saving upgrades and enhancements, and designer tips for matching wall colors from Benjamin Moore and Pratt & Lambert paint.


Before You Start a Kitchen Remodel

Posted on April 02, 2013

So you want to remodel your kitchen. Before you get started here are some things to ask yourself before you meet with a kitchen designer and contractor.


Paints and Coatings for Hawaii’s Tough Climate

Posted on March 17, 2013

Here in Hawaii, Mother Nature can be hard on paints and coatings. From rain and rot, to termites and earthquakes and volcanic gasses, Hawaii building supplies face a lot. And yet many people don’t know the characteristics of the various paints and how choosing the right one can make a big difference. If you pick the right paint or coating for your climate, you can enjoy long-term protection and low-maintenance, while saving money and time, too.


Affordable Makeover

Posted on November 08, 2011