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3 Clever and Unconventional Uses for Cabinets!

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If you think cabinetry is limited to the kitchen alone, then you're missing out on a world of other creative uses people have discovered. Old (or new!) cabinetry can be used to create stellar custom fixtures around the house. Not only will you get one-of-a-kind pieces of furniture, but also incredibly useful storage spaces around your house where you need them most. Here are just a few of the ways you can use cabinets throughout your home!

Five Reasons it May Be Time to Update Your Kitchen

As we all already know, the kitchen is the most frequently used room in a large majority of households. With that in mind, this room needs to not only be beautiful, but also functional and practical for your everyday usage. These three ideas of beauty, practicality and function work together in perfect harmony if your kitchen is built correctly you will use all of these factors to drive your layout, design, and organization plans. It's critical for home owners to know the difference between needing to update minor aesthetics in a functional kitchen and when it's time to move forward with that renovation project you've been dreaming of since you put together your ideaboard.

We've gathered some of the most telling signs that it's time to freshen things up in the kitchen...

Kitchen Cabinet Culture: What's in style for 2016!

Staying on top of the latest kitchen trends is no easy task. We live in a fast-paced era of come-and-go. People might rave about something one day and then completely disown that endorsement three weeks later. Thankfully, every so often something will come around that completely changes the way we approach renovation projects. 2015 was a great year for kitchen cabinetry. Personalization and functionality were brought into the forefront, and these ideals only look to grow further as we continue through 2016 and beyond. Below are just a few of the kitchen cabinetry design trends that have taken hold on the market this past year and aren’t going anywhere anytime soon!

Has your house been sitting on the market for too long?

A LaFata renovation might be the key!

Whether the market is up or down, selling your home can be a daunting task. If you’re finding that "For Sale" sign on your lawn has overstayed its welcome, it may be time to consider a renovation project. A renovation can not only help expedite the sale, but it can also net you some extra cash for your efforts. You may be wondering which room you should start updating. The most used room in anyone’s house is a good place to start, the kitchen! Updating the kitchen to modern styling can help you make that pesky "For Sale" sign say "Sold". We've gathered some tips to help you get the ball rolling!

Start a Winning Tradition with these Big Game tips!

Whether you're throwing a Super Bowl party for the first time or you’re a seasoned veteran, it never hurts to step back and make sure you’re making preparations so you can enjoy the party as much as your guests! Check out these foolproof tips designed to help you pull off a successful and stress-free Game Day party.

The New LaFata.com Is Here!

With a whole new look and brand new features for you to enjoy!

We’re beyond excited to announce the launch of our newly renovated website, www.lafata.com! We took everything apart and reconstructed it from the ground up. We went implemented some brighter tones and made sure the information you need got the space it deserved. Our website has never allowed for as much intuitive navigation as it does now. This is more than a mere facelift though, we’ve also added in one new feature especially that we can’t wait for you to try out.