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Love Your Larder: Pantry Hacks for Real Life

  It doesn’t matter if you just cleaned and organized your pantry last month. Much like the ubiquitously harried Tupperware drawer, the larder can descend into chaos shortly after it’s put back to order. The problem? You need more real-life

The Most Affordable Home Decor Trends of 2017

Anyone who’s ever tried to keep their home decor on trend knows the effort can be as exhausting as it is expensive. What’s in literally changes with the seasons, and the effort you put into renovating your space to embrace

Top Stain Colours of 2017

There’s a lot to love about stains. Unlike paints, they allow the texture of the wood to show, giving any area a more natural, sophisticated look. For anyone looking to add a stain finish to woodwork in their home, this

Open Storage Cabinets: Are They Right For You?

Open storage cabinets are not exactly a new phenomenon, but in a design world intrigued with the idea of cutting-down on clutter and creating more open, minimal decor, people have a renewed interest in the idea of baring all. While

Style Guide to Cerused Wood

Many of us didn’t realized cerused wood was ever out of style, but in 2017, it’s definitely in. “Cerused” simply refers to employing a technique to bring out the natural grain of wood, unlike other treatments that aim to conceal

2017 Style Trend: The New Neutrals

  Move over cool grey and khaki – the new neutrals are in town, and they’re trending, big time. In fact, this collection of colours is one of this year’s hottest trends. From on the runway to in living rooms,

Inspired Storage Ideas for Your Sewing Room

Your sewing room is the place you come to disconnect and create. It’s a place where you can pin and hem to your heart’s content, and rest assured that your sewing scissors aren’t being used to cut open the milk

Buying the Best Bathroom Cabinets in Three Steps

Your bathroom is home to pretty intimate affairs, and you don’t need (or want) everyone being privy to what happens in your privy. Cabinets are a great way to keep your bathroom stylish and organized. Here’s how to choose the

Tips for a Tough Mudroom

Your mudroom takes a beating. It’s where people come to dump their gear, kick off their boots, and transition into the house. It’s not a place you spend a lot of time, but it’s one of the places that’ll show

Simple Tips and Smart Tricks for Organizing Your Tupperware Cabinet

If you’re anything like most of the population, opening your Tupperware cabinet means unleashing an avalanche of BPA free plastic all over your kitchen. Multiply that avalanche tenfold if you have kids in school. Sure, a few times a year,

5 Ways to Organize Your Laundry Room

It’s where dirt goes to die and linens emerge refreshed. It can also be one of the most chaotic places in your home. Laundry rooms are famously disorganized, but you don’t have to live in the fray. Here are five

Top Ten Smart Ways to Maximize Your Garage Space

A Guide to Maximizing Your Garage Space The garage can be an overflow wasteland, often housing bits and bobs you forgot you even had. It’s time to dive in and start organizing so you can utilize this prime space. Here’s

Should You Paint or Replace Your Kitchen Cabinets?

Your kitchen is in serious need of a face-lift, but you’re not sure whether your existing cabinets can make the transition. While slapping on a new coat of paint or varnish would definitely be cheaper, it still may not give

Vacation Home Heaven

The first episode of the first season of HGTV’s Income Property: On Vacation relied on Cataraqui Cabinets for their custom kitchen. What an honour to be selected for this!  Award-winning musician, Justin Rutledge, needed to renovate and rent out his

Welcome to your new patio kitchen

With Spring and Summer right around the corner, why not make the most out of the warm weather and enjoy more of your outdoors? With Cataraqui Cabinets, we can help make your patio the perfect place for outdoor comfort with

A fresh spin on your bathroom cabinetry

Years ago, bathrooms often used to often serve a single purpose. Rarely were they thought of as a place to relax or of comfort, however in recent years, both customers and designers have started to look to them as yet

How 2016’s Kitchen Trends can work for your new cabinets

With 2016 well underway, it’s only expected that with this new year comes new and exciting kitchen trends. With Cataraqui Cabinets, we can help apply some of these trends to your renovation projects and help keep your kitchen up to

What your kitchen design says about you

In today’s modern kitchen, we find that it’s no longer simply a room segregated off from the rest of the house where we wistfully disappear to and emerge baring drinks or food. As kitchens became places to entertain guests, dine,

Proudly Canadian. Proudly crafted here.

Every beautifully finished Cataraqui Cabinets piece is hand-crafted right here in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Our lumber is primarily sourced from Canadian mills. We use innovative methods to minimize waste and enjoy fruitful relationships with Canadian suppliers. Our designers and craftspeople

Cabinetry for Bathrooms

Bathroom cabinets can be both functional and attractive, providing much needed storage in the oft visited and sometimes cramped space. They can act as both a continuation of a design them or offer a chance to create a bold statement.

Kitchen Cabinet Trends to Inspire

Finding That Perfect Trend The kitchen is the hub of activity in any household. It’s where you gather, prepare meals, and create memories. Thus, it can’t be overlooked when designing your home. Whether you’re starting fresh or looking to update

What You Need To Know About Kitchen Cabinet Doors

As you have hopefully learned by now, one of the aspects you can specify when it comes to your customized kitchen cabinets are the doors. Not only are the doors immediately visible to all who enter but they also really

Are Custom Cabinets Right For You?

Cabinets can make or break a space; they can either bring your kitchen to the next level or leave something to be desired. That’s why it’s important to understand the different options available and know what is best suited for

Questions About Your Kitchen

Your initial meeting with your designer will be productive if you already have some ideas of what you are looking for relative to style, colour, materials and functionality. However, it will be even more productive if you have considered certain

Understanding the Process

Designing and installing a new kitchen is an emotional experience filled with anticipation and excitement. At the same time, however, it is a very significant investment with lasting implications for you and your family. The process really begins with deciding

What makes Cataraqui Cabinets unique?

We are the only Cabinet maker in Kingston to build our doors here. This is a rarity. At Cataraqui Cabinets, our fine quality cabinet doors are built and hand-finished by 9 full time craftspeople. There is no mass production. Your

Exotics Are In

Cataraqui Cabinets is pleased to announce an expanded array of wood cabinet doors called The Exotics. Visit our showroom at 613 O’Connor Drive, Kingston, to view our  samples of Zebrano, Walnut, Wenge and White Oak Doors. We have over 60

Let’s Sink About It

At Cataraqui Cabinets your dream kitchen can become a reality! We are Kingston’s only authorized manufacturer of a seamless undermount integrated sink with a laminate countertop. Yes! It can be done. Many home owners prefer the warmth and pricing of

Caring for Your New Kitchen

You can rest assured that we use only quality materials when making the components of your new kitchen. Many of the materials designed for use in today’s kitchens are very durable and require minimal cure. While all household spills should

Wood… A Temperamental Beauty

The natural beauty of real wood cabinetry is unparalleled. The texture and depth it adds to your décor bring a dimension of warmth and timelessness into your home that simply can’t be duplicated. However wood is, by its very nature,

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