Baths

Dura Supreme Kitchen painted Linen White

It isn’t often we get a full house project to write about, so when this project came across my desk I just had to share it with you all!  This home’s interior design was put together by Tricia Tidemann of Mingle Design Studio and Showroom.  The home is new construction in Orono, MN on Lake Minnetonka. The homeowners were looking for an east coast shingle

Oct 30, 2019
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Warm Wired Mercury High Gloss Foil Drawer and Doors, Dura Supreme

Today we are going to take a look at a home that was recently remodeled with a masculine, modern sense of style.  Designer Jennifer Ferson, of Ferson Kitchen & Bath Design, channeled this style through the use of some great textures and colors.  Let’s start with the big picture.

Aug 09, 2019
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Light blue painted cabinetry with a personalized custom paint match finish.

Color is the driving force in most design projects.  

Color can drive mood, affect energy levels and have cultural connections. This kitchen below definitely has an upbeat, energetic vibe.

Jul 10, 2019
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Bathroom Design: Top 7 Bathroom Guidelines

Remodeling a bathroom is one of the top improvement projects that many homeowners elect to do when revamping their space or adding value to their home. Bathroom remodels are an exciting and creative process, but with that comes big responsibility and pressure to make the right informed decisions that will last a lifetime.

Jun 04, 2019
What's Your End Game with Dura Supreme Cabinetry?

What’s your end game? And no, I’m not talking about superheroes, I’m actually talking about cabinetry! 

What's Your End Game?

May 15, 2019
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Custom Cabinet Maker creating one-of-a-kind cabinets.

When it comes to cabinetry many people assume that "custom" means they are crafted at a local shop.

Apr 02, 2019
Inset Bella Style Door with Polished Chrome Barrel Hinge

Let’s talk about a moving, mechanical, integral part of the majority of all cabinetry you will have in a design. Something that affects functionality on a daily basis. 

The Hinge.

Feb 19, 2019
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Decoupage Drawer Knobs

Your project is almost done. The seemingly unending parade of decisions is nearing an end.

Jan 23, 2019
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Beautiful bathroom faucet on an organized bathroom vanity.

If your bathroom is anything like mine, you probably do not have enough storage or organization in your space and therefore EVERYTHING is left to sit on top of the countertops.

Jul 31, 2018

Incorporating multiple door styles in a design is the perfect way to add visual interest and personalization to any space. Dura Supreme offers several doors styles that fall into what we define as “door families”, each door style is different and unique, but like any family they do share similar characteristics that can visually tie the spaces or rooms together. 

Apr 10, 2018
Popular 2018 Bathroom Trends

Hooray! Spring is right around the corner!

Mar 13, 2018
Open Storage on a Floating Bathroom Vanity

Do you have a habit of leaving clutter on the bathroom counters? Or do you like to keep items out so guests can easily find amenities?

Look to open storage options like a floating shelf, an open cabinet or a vanity floor shelf to make items easier to access and easy for your guests to find.

Nov 21, 2017
Dura Supreme's Curated Color Palette 2017-2018

As promised- today I will showcase the other two colors in our Curated Color Palette, with Part 2 of our Curated Palette installment (click here for Curated Palette Blog, Part 1).

Oct 31, 2017
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Dura Supreme's Curated Color Palette 2017-2018

With painted cabinetry rising in popularity and no end in sight, it seems like a good time to talk about colors, finishing processes and where trends are headed.  Dura Supreme is way ahead of the curve on this.

Oct 03, 2017
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Dura Supreme Cabinetry Vanity with Bathroom Sink Storage

The sink is the highest traffic zone in most bathrooms and also a common place to find a shortage of usable storage. It's where we spend most of our time getting ready in the mornings, yet it's oftentimes the least organized. Let's focus on some go-to storage features that will help combat this bathroom storage headache.

Sep 20, 2017
3 Different Doors: Unexpected sources of inspiration behind each!

For your next project - maybe you are thinking, “I don’t want mine to look like everyone else’s, I want it to be a meaningful space.  Something I can truly call my own”.  Finding inspiration for interiors doesn’t have to be difficult, one just needs to know where to look.  I will give you 3 unexpected places to explore that can help drive your design.

Sep 05, 2017
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Organized Bathroom Drawe from Dura Supreme Cabinetry.

There are many miscellaneous items that are used every day in the bathroom. Sometimes it’s hard to decipher where and how to store each item. Not only are we dealing with a large variety of supplies, but the bathroom is also a high traffic zone. When designing your bathroom cabinetry, plan your storage to fit your personal routine.

Aug 22, 2017
Dark Navy Blue Powder Room Vanity, Dura Supreme Cabinetry

The Powder Room is one of those rooms in a home where you can push the envelope a little further with design. It is already a small space, everyone who enters knows it's a small space, so don't worry too much about trying to make the space feel bigger, it is what it is.  If you are considering re-designing a powder room, here are a few tips:

Jul 14, 2017
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Overlay Door Detail. Designing Kitchens with Standard & Full Overlay Cabinets

One of the most basic features of cabinetry is what type of "overlay" is has. When designing cabinetry, it will be one of the first things chosen: Full Overlay or Standard Overlay. Many homeowners are unaware of the difference between the two.

Apr 18, 2017
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Weathered Wood Makes For a Beach-Inspired Bathroom Design

Travel and destinations can be a perfect inspiration for the design of your home interior because a specific destination can conjure up specific feelings.  For my favorite beach destination, I envision serene, calm horizons, walking across untouched beaches with tumbled stones and scattered driftwood and the relaxing sounds of waves lapping against the shore.

Apr 04, 2017
Top 3 bathroom design trends for 2017

A bathroom renovation is one of the top ways in which to increase the value of one’s home. Of all the spaces in a home, this is one that can really define mood, as it is the first place you go when you wake up and the last place you go before you turn in for the night.

Jan 24, 2017
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Holiday odds and ends- pine cones, pine needles, gift wrap, twine, candle

Up until today, all of my references were connected to “10 more days until…”, “it’s almost the kids’ winter vacation”, “T minus 3 days”.  Now, with the holidays in the rearview mirror we turn our heads toward the vast expanse of 2017, that is, if we can see past the mess in the kitchen and all the seasonal décor you can’t take down quick enough.

Dec 26, 2016
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Toe Space Drawer being opened

One of the most common items on every homeowner’s wish list is more storage. In fact, I don’t think I have ever met anyone who wanted less storage. The challenge comes in finding more space to accommodate this.  Many people cannot add square footage to their space due to physical or budgetary constraints, and so become stuck with what they have. 

Oct 31, 2016
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Creative backsplash, Individuality in Design

With every interior design project we walk the fine line between creating the perfect house we see in a magazine and creating the perfect house for who actually lives there. In order to make a house a home, the environment should feel meaningful, convey a history and reflect the homeowner.

Aug 09, 2016
Author: Sandy Kloncz
Bath cabinetry from Dura Supreme with a custom gray paint.

The original floorplan only had space for a small, tucked-away shower in the master bathroom but the homeowners knew this would not work well for their family of five.  This Illinois family contacted designer, Jennifer Riordan of Plain & Posh Distinctive Cabinetry Design in Westmont, IL, to design a stunningly beautiful space that meets the needs of their young family now and in the future.

Jul 04, 2016
Author: Karen Wistrom

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