Get Inspired!

If you’re a homeowner looking for help, especially for a new kitchen or bathroom, have a look at the tips and ideas I have in my blog.

There are over 6 years of advice for you to be inspired by.

My Blog

My Books


Remodeling tips from an award-winning kitchen expert. Read More »


Solutions for Partial Kitchen Remodels Read More »


Get the latest posts on design, trends, and tips delivered to your email free!

A Reader Asks: What Granite Should I Choose?

An example of "true" granite -- defined as a igneous material with 20% quartz and 65% alkali feldspar. Photo via Wikipedia

Hi Kelly, I am getting obsessed with the selection of granite in my kitchen design.  I have picked out antique glazed cabinets which are a warm tone and a medium wood floor.  My kitchen tends to be dark. What color granite should I choose that will not wash out the cabinets nor make the room […]

Continue reading...

Happy New Year! Is 2015 your year to remodel?

MSK Design Build, California - Master Bath

Hello and Happy New Year to you all~ I was away on vacation for the past couple of weeks so my apologies for not responding to you sooner for all your nice emails and comments! Let’s get going! What can you expect for 2015?  Most of the inventory and staffing shortages that have plagued us […]

Continue reading...

Happy Holidays!


There will be a brief respite from the blog as I celebrate the holidays with family and friends. As A.A. Milne wrote in Winnie-the-Pooh: “Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude.” Yes. This is me. I’d like to thank each and every […]

Continue reading...

New kitchen and bath holiday debuts


For those of you that celebrate, are you excited for the holiday season? I can’t wait–lots of family and friends and food, of course! I’ll be giving you a bit of a break for the next couple of weeks as I make rather merry. In the meantime, what little tidbits do I have for you? […]

Continue reading...

Pantone’s Color of the Year 2015

Marsala 18-1438

Right now, the design-o-sphere on the web is all abuzz about the latest color of the year from Pantone. Before I get into the reactions, let’s start with the basics Who is Pantone? In 1963, Lawrence Herbert, Pantone’s founder, created an innovative system for identifying, matching and communicating colors to solve the problems associated with […]

Continue reading...

Greige is back

BLANCO-PURIST_faucet_092013 2

Want to know how long it takes for a trend? I pegged the color greige (grey+beige) back in Jan 2013. — Kelly Morisseau (@Kitchen_Sync) November 12, 2014 So I tweeted this last month and then have been thinking about it ever since. This is not the first time greige as a color has been […]

Continue reading...
Visit Us On TwitterVisit Us On FacebookVisit Us On PinterestVisit Us On Google PlusCheck Our Feed