Categories for Kitchens

You have finally decided to do the complete kitchen remodel you’ve always dreamed about.  Then it hits you – you’re going to be living in your home during this complete room remodel.  Your kitchen is the hub of the household, and you won’t have access to most of it for the duration of your kitchen remodel in Phoenix Arizona. How are you going to prepare meals during your kitchen remodel?  Eating out for every meal is not healthy, and then there’s the cost of restaurant food. But if you plan and prepare, you can survive, thrive and even have fun... View Article

two person kitchen

You both love to cook, but your kitchen is just too small to accommodate both of you without bumping into each other.  You need more space!  How can you remodel your kitchen to allow you both to enjoy the fun of cooking together, without knocking down walls for extra space:  The ideal kitchen for a cooking duo makes efficient use of the space and is designed with separate workspaces?  Before the first sketch is drawn or check written the most important step in good kitchen space-planning is an honest assessment of your life. You should always start by asking yourself... View Article


It’s a new year and many home owners will look to refresh their favorite spaces, often starting in the kitchen. Whether you’re planning to remodel your kitchen in Phoenix AZ, or get inspired for a simple refresh, there’s a whole new crop of design trends to consider for 2019. For the last 10 years or so, all white kitchens have been trend in a remodel. And while white kitchens can be gorgeous, the trend became overdone. Here are some of the top kitchen trends to expect this year, with stunning inspiration for all. Colored upholstery. In 2019 we are officially... View Article

Newly Remodeled Kitchen

It’s a new year, and you are ready for a new kitchen in Phoenix AZ. But like most of us, you have a budget to work with on your remodel. So where to start, when working with Rise Above Remodeling, with the planning and design of your dream kitchen? Begin with the reality of budgeting for kitchen remodels: Kitchens are always one of the most expensive areas of the home to remodel. Bedrooms, living rooms, hallways, and even small bathrooms pale in comparison to the price of remodeling a kitchen. The good news is that a budget kitchen remodel is... View Article

What You Need to Know Before Choosing Cabinets and Counters for Your Kitchen Remodeling Project Are you storing pots and pans in your oven? Or keeping bread in the microwave? Or maybe there is a shelf in the garage that serves as a dry storage for your pantry.  How is your prep area? Can you clearly tell the difference between a large potato and a small sweet potato without moving to different lighting? Or maybe your prep area ends up competing with where you set the dirty dishes. These are all symptoms of kitchens that are not designed to work... View Article