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WHAT IS CUSTOM CABINETRY?

Custom cabinetry has a lot of connotations when it comes to industry, but it doesn’t always mean locally made or shop built. According to Merriam-Webster, custom is defined as “made or performed according to personal order.” In the industry, it simply means your cabinetry is made to order, designed, and built to your specific needs… [...]

HOW DO I CHOOSE A DOOR STYLE FOR MY NEW CABINETRY?

More than any other element, cabinetry dictates a space’s design style and functionality. Aesthetics of any room are important, including the choice of cabinets and style. So how do you choose the right style for your new space? Here are our best tips. Define your style What design style speaks best to you? Traditional, farmhouse,… [...]

HOW CAN I ADD A POP OF COLOR TO MY SPACE?

A colorful interior image might catch your eye in a magazine, Instagram, Pinterest, and you might be wondering, “I could never pull this off in my home.” If you feel a reluctance with your own space, you’ll probably choose to stay neutral, which are classic for a reason. If you’re designing a space with resale… [...]

HOW CAN I MAXIMIZE STORAGE IN MY BATHROOM?

Storage is a challenge in most homes, regardless of size. At Greenfield, we offer an expansive array of interior accessories to optimize your new space, including a bathroom. From storing makeup, to hairdryers, to toiletries, we provide you with choices to make your space a perfect fit. Maximizing your vanity space Make sure you’re working… [...]

WHAT KITCHEN AND BATH TRENDS EMERGED IN 2021?

The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) recently released its Design Trends study in 2021. Here are the top 10 key design takeaways from this report, and how you can integrate Greenfield Cabinetry. 1. Multi-purpose spaces A kitchen is not just for cooking, but a place to eat, entertain and socialize. In smaller homes, there’s… [...]

WHAT CABINET COLORS ARE TRENDING FOR 2022?

Many industry paint brands have recently announced their colors of the year, such as Benjamin Moore®, Pantone® and Sherwin-Williams®! Let’s see what each brand has to say, and how these colors will impact 2022. BENJAMIN MOORE COLOR OF THE YEAR: OCTOBER MIST Photo courtesy of Benjamin Moore. According to Benjamin Moore, “Make room for creativity.… [...]

HOW CAN I DESIGN A HOME FOR HOLIDAY ENTERTAINING?

As the winter holidays approach, it seems like everyone starts to take a closer look at their homes. Maybe it’s deep cleaning or de-cluttering. Or perhaps it’s how to remodel or create the space you have always wanted. Your everyday spaces should be functional, but they should also reflect your personality and lifestyle. So how… [...]

WHAT TYPE OF SLAB DOORS DOES GREENFIELD OFFER?

With the minimalism trend on the rise, homeowners are looking for clean lines without any of the fussy details. With all sorts of material and finish options for the slab style, you can have any type of design from glossy contemporary, Mid century modern, warm transitional, and everything in between. So what’s the difference between… [...]

HOW CAN I ADD DEPTH OR DRAMA TO MY CABINETS?

Our best advice? Hand applied glaze! Glazing is an artistic, hand-applied translucent color that forms a layer atop a paint or stain. Glazing lends additional, subtle depth and detail to the finish. Glaze not only changes the overall color but will also hang-up or build in the cabinet details to add drama and visual depth. The amount of… [...]

WHERE CAN I FIND INSPIRATION FOR MY HOME?

We are delighted to share a new selection of room photos, featuring the terrific work of our Greenfield designers! This is a great place for inspiration for any room in your home, including kitchen, bath, mudroom and laundry room, living room and home office, and other spaces. Below is a sneak peek of new images… [...]

SHOULD I CONSIDER WALNUT WOOD FOR MY NEW KITCHEN?

In a word – absolutely. Walnut is an upscale hardwood used for fine furniture, How to describe it? Walnut has tight, curly grain ranging from an off-white in the sapwood to a dark chocolate or purplish black in the heartwood. Walnut has occasional mineral streaks and pin knots. Over the years, Walnut develops a lustrous… [...]

WHAT MAJOR BRANDS OF PAINT WILL GREENFIELD MATCH FOR MY NEW KITCHEN?

We’re so glad you asked!  Greenfield Cabinetry offers a custom paint matching program for Benjamin Moore®, Farrow & Ball® and Sherwin Williams® fan colors.  The process is simple – tell your authorized Greenfield designer what color(s) you’re interested in; then our team at the factory will create two color blocks – one for you and… [...]