Have some fun designing your Powder Room

The powder room is usually the smallest space in your home. So why not make a big impact? Create some wow factor that will leave your guests in awe. We’ve compiled our top 5 favourite trends to see in a powder room. Let us know what you think. Are you daring enough to try any…

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The Benefits Of Barbecuing

As Summer is winding down and the temperature is beginning to change so does the desire to be grilling outside with that said I’m going to give you one very important reason to strap on those boots and face the cold this Fall and Winter…….. Your health! Yes barbecuing is a very healthy way to…

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Kitchen Mix & Match

Gone are the days of matching everything perfectly. Have you ever thought about mixing gold brushed handles with a black faucet or lighting? What about mixing Stainless Steel appliances with Champagne Bronze pulls and knobs? Or even mixing white veneer kitchen cabinets with a wood butcher block countertop. These are options that we in the…

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The Little Black Dress of Kitchens

Simplicity, class, drama, and timelessness; all achievable with a touch a black.  Just like a “little black dress”, the colour black can be utilized to build a grand haute couture inspired design or played down to a rustic bistro style; both staying true to their roots and becoming unforgettable.  Not committed to the colour black…

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Kitchen Faucet Trends

A great way to introduce personality in your kitchen is to explore unique faucets. Here’s the latest in Faucet trends.

Taking Countertops Back to the Woods

With quartz and the clean contemporary feel that they offer being the most popular selection in countertops today, it is fun to throw a little interest and contrast into the mix. Adding beautiful natural wood to a kitchen can accomplish that.  

The BBQ Island vs. the Outdoor Kitchen

It’s great to be able to take entertaining outdoors during the warm summer months. There are two popular ways of creating an outdoor cooking space and here we explore various details when choosing between a BBQ Island or an Outdoor Kitchen.

Designing outside the box you live in

When designing a kitchen, one of the hardest things to do is visualize your space again for the first time. As a designer we have the advantage of seeing your space for the first time. An important part of the design process is taking valuable input from our clients and using that information to create…

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Top 8 Kitchen Trends

Kitchen trends are constantly changing and evolving, below are the top 8 trends that we at Genesis have been noticing over the past couple years.