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xx   HOUSE

Kitchens that cook. Seven pages of photos and ideas to create a kitchen that is both functional and a center for entertaining. Includes many ideals for storage.
APARTMENT LIFE Dec 1979 (v.11#12) pg. 82

Make an 11x15-ft. kitchen more efficient by installing shelves, ceramic tile splashboard, ceiling hanger for pans, covering cabinets and counters with sheet metal and Corian, and incorporating a roll-about cart.
APARTMENT LIFE Apr 1980 (v.12#4) pg. 61, 98

Four great kitchen ideas you can use.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1971 (v.49#11) pg. 87

Six problems common to older kitchens and how to resolve them inexpensively to achieve a newer-looking kitchen.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1972 (v.50#9) pg. 96

Photos and text suggest two ways to renovate a breakfast nook area. One uses patchwork print wallpaper, shutters, a floor-length tablecloth and new chairs. The second features a booth built from plastic laminate and pine. Plans for the eating booth can be ordered.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1973 (v.51#1) pg. 30

How to design a customized kitchen for your needs. Three alternative uses for the same amount of space are shown.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1973 (v.51#2) pg. 86

Ten pages of photos and before-and-after floor plans for remodeling kitchens.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1973 (v.51#5) pg. 46

Photo shows how to protect the kitchen wall behind the range from splatters by covering poster board with bright wallpaper and covering this with glass held in aluminum channel. The wall guard is attached with swiveling plastic clips. Est. cost: $17.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1973 (v.51#7) pg. 42

Ten kitchen storage ideas illustrated.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1973 (v.51#8) pg. J12 (114+)

Two pages of photos show special decorating tips that can be used to customize a kitchen.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1974 (v.52#2) pg. 76

Photo shows how seed packets decoupaged on ceramic tiles can make an attractive backsplash behind a kitchen sink. Est. cost: $9.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1974 (v.52#7) pg. 50

Photos on four pages show how the use of plants and collections can be used to make a kitchen attractive.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1974 (v.52#9) pg. 56

Eight pages of ideas on how to remodel a kitchen while keeping costs down.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1974 (v.52#10) pg. 80

Photos and tips on how to create a kitchen style, including Early American, Contemporary or Country French.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1975 (v.53#2) pg. 74

How to create a natural-looking kitchen that includes greenery, wood and quiet earth colors.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1975 (v.53#3) pg. 68

Photos of three kitchens that have been renovated to add more natural light.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1975 (v.53#4) pg. 74

Photo shows how mirror tiles make an attractive kitchen backsplash. Est. cost: $9
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1975 (v.53#7) pg. 63

Six pages of photos and suggestions on kitchen remodeling ideas.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1975 (v.53#8) pg. 52

Five projects to make a kitchen work better. Photos show (1) how to create a plant window over a sink, (2) how to buid a bake center on wheels, (3) how to recess quarry tiles in a counter near the stove, (4) how to install a ducted range hood, and (5) how to turn a broom closet into a linen cabinet with a rack for hanging table cloths.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1975 (v.53#10) pg. 64

Photos and drawings show three kitchens that have been remodeled to expand the space and make them more efficient.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1975 (v.53#11) pg. 72

Floor plans of six ways to improve kitchen layouts by capitalizing on space in the corners.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1976 (v.54#1) pg. F6 (88+)

Photos show two ways to make your kitchen attractive and unique.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1976 (v.54#1) pg. F12 (88+)

How to add convenience to a country kitchen.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1976 (v.54#2) pg. 12

Photos show kitchen storage ideas, with emphasis on those that fill otherwise waste space.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1976 (v.54#3) pg. F5, F8, F12, F16 (132+)

A look at two kitchen remodeling jobs.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1976 (v.54#3) pg. 76

Two photos show how kitchens in old houses can be made more convenient while keeping the flavor of the original house.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1976 (v.54#4) pg. J2 (128+)

Photos show two kitchen eating areas that also have storage areas for appliances.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1976 (v.54#4) pg. J22 (128+)

Photos show two kitchen remodeling projects. Est. cost: $150 to $450.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1976 (v.54#4) pg. 58

Tips on designing a streamlined galley kitchen for both efficiency and good looks.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1976 (v.54#4) pg. 72

Four pages of tips on treatment for problem kitchens.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1976 (v.54#5) pg. 50

Four pages show a one-wall kitchen that is open to the rest of the living area.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1976 (v.54#9) pg. 50

How to remodel a kitchen. Includes installation of ceramic tiles on the wall as a backsplash, installing ready-made cabinets, installing a suspended ceiling and installing a counter top.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1976 (v.54#10) pg. 100

Tips on how to renew a kitchen. Includes instructions on installing a ceramic tile counter top, painting an old sink with epoxy finish, installing a light fixture, laying a tile floor and tips on decorating existing cupboards with bold painted stripes.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1976 (v.54#10) pg. 102

Photos and sketches of an efficient kitchen decorated with a flair.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1977 (v.55#2) pg. 114

How to blend kitchen, family room and dining space to look as if they belonged together. Photos and descriptions of two approaches.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1977 (v.55#4) pg. 132

Four examples of floor plans to use in kitchen planning that are designed to maximum efficiency.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1977 (v.55#4) pg. 190

Tips on organizing the three major kitchen work centers: food preparation and cleanup center, refrigerator center, and cooking and serving center.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1977 (v.55#5) pg. F10 (323+)

Photos show a 10x12-ft. kitchen that you can remodel yourself. Scandinavian styling and functional layout are combined.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1977 (v.55#5) pg. 136

Four pages of photos and sketches show how to add light to a dreary kitchen by extending walls to create greenhouse bays, nooks and windows.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1977 (v.55#6) pg. 70

Three pages of photos and sketches show how a corridor kitchen was remodeled into a "country kitchen".
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1977 (v.55#9) pg. 104

Photos and floor plan show how the kitchen in a Victorian town house was remodeled into a thoroughly modern kitchen.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1977 (v.55#10) pg. 138

A look at a tiny kitchen that is filled with ideas to expand storage and work space.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1978 (v.56#3) pg. 62

Photos, diagrams and tips on how to enlarge a small kitchen.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1978 (v.56#4) pg. 28

Photos show four ways you can give the same kitchen a different style: traditional, Country, Colonial, or contemporary.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1978 (v.56#4) pg. 96

Photos show how a live-in kitchen can be created by incorporating two small rooms into a single kitchen-dining-family room.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1978 (v.56#6) pg. 90

How to make the most of a mini-kitchen. Four pages of photos and text show two undersized kitchens and ways space-saving techniques were incorporated into each.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1978 (v.56#8) pg. 110

Kitchen remodeling: how a professional can help. How to work with an architect, a kitchen planner and a general contractor.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1978 (v.56#9) pg. 50

Problem-solving kitchens. Five typical kitchen problems and their solutions.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1978 (v.56#11) pg. 151

How to make room for an eating area in a kitchen.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1979 (v.57#3) pg. 56

Floor plans for two kitchens that have a lot of cooking activities.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1979 (v.57#10) pg. 46

A look at a kitchen remodeling job that incorporates durable materials and finishes for the major expense items.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1979 (v.57#11) pg. 115

Five pages of photos of an "idea kitchen", a well-planned kitchen that is functional and designed to avoid the need for frequent remodeling.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1980 (v.58#2) pg. 37

Two examples of kitchen remodeling. One was done by a professional planner and the second was planned by the owners.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1980 (v.58#3) pg. 46

Making a small kitchen work. Photos show how two small kitchens were remodeled to create attractive, efficient kitchens.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1980 (v.58#4) pg. 108

Three styles of country kitchens: One with warm wood tones, a second with bricks and beams, and a third with a cheery color scheme.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1980 (v.58#6) pg. 36

An open-plan kitchen with out-of-sight storage.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1980 (v.58#11) pg. 46

Tips on streamlining a too-big kitchen (12x26-ft.).
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1981 (v.59#3) pg. G10

How to unscramble a problem kitchen. Three case histories presented
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1981 (v.59#3) pg. 98

How to make the most of a small kitchen.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1981 (v.59#6) pg. 40

How to get a new kitchen without going broke. Four pages of decorating ideas for updating 1950's kitchens.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1981 (v.59#9) pg. 96

Solar conversions. Three ways to add sunspace to a kitchen.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1981 (v.59#10) pg. 48

Sure cures for problem kitchens. Photos show how three "hopeless" kitchens were rearranged.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1983 (v.61#1) pg. 50

Kitchen cleanup checklist. A guide to the most germ-infested places in a kitchen and how to clean them.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1999 (v.77#6) pg. 132

Build your own kitchen. Special section looks at layout, materials, building your own cabinets, etc.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Sep 1999 (v.22#10) pg. 31

Improve your kitchen. Ten diagrams show various layouts for kitchens which are efficient, have open areas, have planned working surfaces and utilize built in appliances.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Mar 1980 (v.3#6) pg. 18

Design ideas for renovating a kitchen.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jan 1982 (v.5#4) pg. 14

Kitchen planning. Consideration of both work habits and lifestyle are important. Some tips.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jun 1984 (v.7#9) pg. 16

A kitchen chronicle. A do-it-yourself family tackles a full scale renovation in a farmhouse kitchen.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jan 1987 (v.10#4) pg. 23

Think sink. A primer on kitchen countertops, sinks, faucets and other items to consider when doing a kitchen upgrade.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Feb 1997 (v.20#5) pg. 40

The double-duty kitchen. A look at how an airy, spacious kitchen and entertainment area were created by remodeling an old kitchen.
CUISINE Jan-Feb 1979 (v.8#1) pg. 56

A kitchen with an added dimension. A look at a kitchen with an adjacent area for relaxing and entertaining. Emphasis is on maintenance-free surfaces.
CUISINE May 1979 (v.8#4) pg. 38

Create a country kitchen. Techniques for decorating walls and furniture with sponged and stenciled folk motifs. Includes instruction for painting ceramic tiles with hearts-and-tulips motif.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Sep-Oct 1991 (v.18#5) pg. 28, 37

Four pages of kitchen storage ideas created from inexpensive items.
FAMILY CIRCLE Mar 1 1978 (v.91#3) pg. 88

Six pages of ideas to make a kitchen more workable and more attractive.
FAMILY CIRCLE Sep 1 1978 (v.91#10) pg. 96

Six pages of kitchen ideas for stretching storage and increasing efficiency.
FAMILY CIRCLE Feb 1 1979 (v.92#2) pg. 64

Four pages of photos show how to create attractive eating areas in a kitchen.
FAMILY CIRCLE Apr 3 1979 (v.92#5) pg. 76

Six pages of photos of clever decorating ideas for kitchens.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 9 1979 (v.92#14) pg. 102

Sewing ideas to create a cheery kitchen. Includes window borders and cafe curtains, chair covers, table runner and placemats.
FAMILY CIRCLE May 13 1980 (v.93#7) pg. 114, 168

Dream kitchens. Fifty down-to-earth ideas from real people.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 7 1980 (v.93#14) pg. 88, 118

47 ingenious ideas to get more space from your kitchen. Includes plans for building corner shelves and an appliance bin.
FAMILY CIRCLE Nov 24 1981 (v.94#16) pg. 96, 137

60 kitchen ideas worth copying.
FAMILY CIRCLE May 10 1983 (v.96#7) pg. 82

Turn your kitchen into a family center.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #78 Feb 1964 (v.14#1) pg. 31

Special kitchen remodeling handbook. Sixteen pages of ideas to change your old kitchen into a showcase of built-in conveniences.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #84 Feb 1965 (v.15#1) pg. 27

Kitchen/dining area pass-through.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #120 Oct 1970 (v.20#7) pg. 56

Fourteen clever ideas for kitchen storage. (1) Paper plate and cup storage, (2) spice rack, (3) disappearing chopping board, (4) removable plastic drawers, (5) storage for trays, (6) pull-out shelf for storing large beverage bottles, (7) sliding shelves, (8) mini-cabinet with sliding glass doors, (9) sliding basket for vegetables, (10) concealed sliding garbage pail, (11) sliding broom and brush closet, (12) lighted corner on-counter cabinet, (13) swinging shelves, and (14) super pantry for can storage.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #130 Oct 1971 (v.21#8) pg. 33

How to make a pass-through opening in a kitchen wall. Opening can be closed off with wooden shutters.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #153 Apr 1974 (v.24#4) pg. 34

How to expand a kitchen. Layout planning and suggestions on possible sources of room for expansion. Kitchen featured was expanded three feet into a garage with a cantilivered addition four feet above the garage floor so hood of car can fit under addition.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #194 Nov-Dec 1978 (v.28#9) pg. 12

Guide to kitchen remodeling.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #221 Sep 1981 (v.31#7) pg. 22

Recreate a Victorian kitchen and bath.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #230 Jul-Aug 1982 (v.32#6) pg. 28

How to redesign your kitchen.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #230 Jul-Aug 1982 (v.32#6) pg. 45

Seven backyard improvements. (1) Firepit. (2) Kitchen bump out. (3) Curved wooden deck bench. (4) Privacy fence. (5) Water garden in a wooden barrel. (6) Contemporary hammock stand. (7) Second story circular deck.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #239 May-Jun 1983 (v.33#5) pg. 51

Kitchen and bath remodeling guide.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #240 Jul-Aug 1983 (v.33#6) pg. 29

Bump out a wall to double kitchen efficiency. Two examples.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #240 Jul-Aug 1983 (v.33#6) pg. 30

Two kitchen remodeling projects illustrated. (1) All-season kitchen with emphasis on natural wood. (2) Victorian kitchen with emphasis on simplicity.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #242 Oct 1983 (v.33#8) pg. 44

Tips for kitchen and bath cleaning. Cleaning wood panels & cabinets, appliances, stainless steel, tile, countertops, walls, ceilings, and floors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #249 May-Jun 1984 (v.34#5) pg. 117

How to rescue a tired kitchen. New paint, wallpaper and lighting. Re-painting metal cabinets.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #250 Jul-Aug 1984 (v.34#6) pg. 40, 46

Design ideas for a "motion-minded" kitchen that simplifies cooking.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #250 Jul-Aug 1984 (v.34#6) pg. 66

Special section on kitchen remodeling. Includes a roll-out storage unit, studwall cupboards, microwave center, overhead pot rack, trash receptacle, how to buy kitchen cabinets, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #260 Jul-Aug 1985 (v.35#6) pg. 27

Eight questions to ask before remodeling your kitchen.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #269 May-Jun 1986 (v.36#5) pg. 73

How-to basics for kitchen and bath. Includes advice on framing and finish carpentry, electrical wiring, plumbing, kitchen layouts, countertops, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #270 Jul-Aug 1986 (v.36#6) pg. 29

Get a kitchen that works for you. Two kitchen designs that meet specific needs and make the most of available space. Includes instructions for a built-in window seat and installing a greenhouse window.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #281 Sep 1987 (v.37#7) pg. 35

Kitchen revival. Planning a whole-room facelift for your kitchen. Tips on painting cabinets, resurfacing cabinets, hardware, floor, lighting, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #291 Sep 1988 (v.38#7) pg. 35

Do-it-yourself kitchen guide. Step-by-step directions for planning, design and installation of an all-new kitchen. Includes information on buying cabinets for your kitchen.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #301 Sep 1989 (v.39#8) pg. 31, 38

L-shaped kitchen (8x12-ft.). Cost and materials guide for a popular remodeling project.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #306 Mar 1990 (v.40#3) pg. 68

Kitchen revival. Do-it-yourself project includes painting cabinets, replacing cabinet hardware, adding a new counter top, installing a new vinyl floor, new sink and faucet and a ceramic tile backsplash.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #321 Sep 1991 (v.41#8) pg. 44

How to plan a new kitchen.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #321 Sep 1991 (v.41#8) pg. 62

Build your own basement kitchenette. Emphasis is on plumbing and electrical wiring requirements.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #363 Nov 1995 (v.45#10) pg. 54

Do-it-yourself kitchen remodeling. A look at the options, costs, what to watch out for and tips for surviving a remodeling project.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #364 Dec 1995-Jan 1996 (v.46#1) pg. 39

How to install a new kitchen. General cost guidelines for professional labor and materials. Advice on planning, cabinet and countertop installation.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #374 Dec 1996-Jan 1997 (v.47#1) pg. 34

Ten common kitchen design blunders and what you can do to avoid them.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #390 Jul-Aug 1998 (v.48#7) pg. 64

Custom kitchen planning. A designer's thoughts on renovating the home's most complex room.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #2 Apr-May 1981 pg. 53

Expanding a kitchen, step by step. Renovation of a Tudor Revival house kitchen.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #7 Feb-Mar 1982 pg. 21

Designing a functional kitchen. Planning around your family's lifestyle and work habits will get you beyond standard solutions.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #14 Apr-May 1983 pg. 54

Accessible kitchen remodel. Kitchen ideas for disabled persons.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #35 Oct-Nov 1986 pg. 43

Custom kitchen remodel. From the wrap-around buffets to the built-in breakfast nook, an old kitchen gets a new look. Includes some cabinet construction details.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #58 Feb-Mar 1990 pg. 36

Opening kitchens to everyone. Careful layout and varied counter heights make kitchens more accessible to people with different physical conditions.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #99 Dec 1995-Jan 1996 pg. 80
Added Info FINE HOMEBUILDING #100 Feb-Mar 1996 pg. 10

Floor plan ideas to improve the integration of the kitchen and family room into a unified family area.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #114 Feb-Mar 1998 pg. 38

Framing kitchen soffits. Full-size patterns on the floor and prefabricated sections help you to build these small dropped ceilings accurately and efficiently.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #120 Dec 1998-Jan 1999 pg. 86

SPECIAL ISSUE on kitchens and baths.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #127 Fall-Winter 1999 pg. 1

Toward the next kitchen. (1) How to stop wasting energy in the kitchen. (2) Collecting kitchen wastes for use in composting. (3) Growing food indoors.
GARBAGE Jul-Aug 1990 (v.2#4) pg. 35

Six pages of photos of kitchen remodeling ideas.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Feb 1978 (v.186#2) pg. L30

Six kitchen photos that give tips on combining charm and convenience.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING May 1979 (v.188#5) pg. 142

Seven different country-style kitchens.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Sep 1980 (v.191#3) pg. 136

Tips on how and why to hire a kitchen designer.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Apr 1984 (v.198#4) pg. 218

Forty-five pages on remodeling a kitchen. Covers planning, deciding what to do yourself, installing cabinets, building laminated plastic countertops, laying sheet vinyl flooring, wiring a kitchen, installing adequate lighting, installing kitchen appliances, and installing electric room heaters.
HANDY ANDY Dec 1978 (v.3#3) pg. 51

Simplify your life with a pass-through. How to frame a pass-through between kitchen and eating area.
HANDY ANDY Feb 1981 (v.5#5) pg. 66

Country kitchens. Suggestions from experts on layout, ventilation, lighting and materials.
HARROWSMITH #68 Jul-Aug 1986 (v.11#2) pg. 68

A waste-watcher's kitchen. Ideas for adapting drawers and cupboards for storing recyclables, compost, and dry garbage.
HARROWSMITH #95 Jan-Feb 1991 (v.15#5) pg. 64

Beat the clock in your home and shop. Increase the time you have for home projects by analyzing your work space and how you move through it.
HOME MECHANIX #706 Feb 1987 (v.83) pg. 48

Kitchen "suite" replaces the traditional eat-in kitchen and can eliminate the need for a separate dining room. Several ideas shown. Includes construction details for various cabinets, seating, built-ins, etc.
HOME MECHANIX #725 Sep 1988 (v.84) pg. 31

Kitchen remodeling. Photos and text illustrate the conversion of a 9x16-ft. space into an efficient kitchen with eat-in table.
HOME MECHANIX #730 Feb 1989 (v.85) pg. 28

Kitchen planning made perfect. Professional layout strategies for comfortable, efficient work space.
HOME MECHANIX #743 Mar 1990 (v.86) pg. 34

Kitchens that work. Imaginative solutions for problem kitchens.
HOME MECHANIX #743 Mar 1990 (v.86) pg. 38

31 new rules for kitchen design. New studies provide planning tips to make your kitchen work better.
HOME MECHANIX #769 Oct 1992 (v.88) pg. 38

Quieter kitchens. Tips for lowering the noise levels caused by appliances, water, conversation, etc.
HOME MECHANIX #770 Nov 1992 (v.88) pg. 69

Space-smart kitchens. Three versatile remodeling schemes create new opportunities for dining and storage. (1) Room divider features glass-paned cabinets which flank an arch over a sink and breakfast bar. (2) Cozy corner incorporates a bench seat (with under-seat storage), wall-hung shelving unit and 3x4-ft. dining table. (3) L-shaped peninsula combines storage cabinets and pedestal table.
HOME MECHANIX #780 Nov 1993 (v.89) pg. 50

Universal kitchens and baths. Tips and specifications for creating accessibility for the physically handicapped and the infirm. How to create space that meets the needs of the least able user.
HOME MECHANIX #781 Dec 1993-Jan 1994 (v.89) pg. 66

Tip on using mirrors as backsplash material above a kitchen counter.
HOME MECHANIX #798 Sep 1995 (v.91) pg. 100

Cooking up a family kitchen. Remodeling to accommodate two cooks. Three layout changes suggested.
HOME MECHANIX #805 May 1996 (v.92) pg. 42

Kitchen dining. Three designs for a built-in eating area.
HOME MECHANIX #807 Jul-Aug 1996 (v.92) pg. 46

Window bump outs give kitchens a new outlook. Basic construction details provided.
HOMEOWNER Sep-Oct 1983 (v.8#5) pg. 50

Kitchen design tips from a pro. Two or more well-planned layouts for five different kitchen shapes.
HOMEOWNER Jan-Feb 1985 (v.10#1) pg. 48

Kitchens full of ideas. Several articles illustrate various kitchen ideas. Includes tips on shopping for a better kitchen. No construction information provided.
HOMEOWNER Jan-Feb 1987 (v.12#1) pg. 30

Convivial kitchens. Designers share their ideas for creating "live-in" kitchens.
HOMEOWNER Sep 1987 (v.12#7) pg. 28

Kitchen remodeling ideas. (1) Better looks for sink, floor, counter, etc. (2) Better layouts. (3) Better lighting.
HOMEOWNER Sep 1988 (v.13#7) pg. 31

Homes that help. Designs that give disabled people mobility and independence. Design ideas and dimensions for accessible entries, kitchens, and bathrooms.
HOMEOWNER Oct 1988 (v.13#8) pg. 44

Super kitchens for super cooks. Enhance those culinary talents with a professional-style kitchen. Tips on layout and equipment.
HOMEOWNER Nov 1988 (v.13#9) pg. 22

Kitchen solutions. SPECIAL SECTION with ideas and designs for more counter and storage space, family-size eat-in areas, adding an island, etc.
HOMEOWNER Sep 1989 (v.14#7) pg. 22

Building a kitchen pass-through. How to frame a large opening in the wall to an adjacent room and install a countertop.
HOMEOWNER Apr 1990 (v.15#3) pg. 58

New ideas for country kitchens. Examples of classic cabinetry, rich colors, and special details.
HOMEOWNER May 1990 (v.15#4) pg. 40

Your next kitchen. (1) Remodeling solutions. (2) Decorating ideas. (3) Stoves and cooktops.
HOMEOWNER Sep 1990 (v.15#7) pg. 29

A detailed look at how to plan, design and remodel your kitchen.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jan-Feb 1979 (v.4#1) pg. 48

What goes into planning a good kitchen.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jan-Feb 1980 (v.5#1) pg. 39

Photos of 8 attractive kitchens.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jan-Feb 1980 (v.5#1) pg. 46

Special issue features 40 pages of kitchen remodeling ideas. Includes 1980 kitchen contest winner, rules for 1981 contest, many photos of design ideas, etc.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jan-Feb 1981 (v.6#1) pg. 23

The winner of the 2nd annual (1981) kitchen contest shows plans for remodeling the kitchen in a 1910 house. Information on how to enter your design in the 3rd annual (1982) kitchen remodeling constest is included.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jan-Feb 1982 (v.7#1) pg. 31, 37

A glassy bump-out. Remodel a cramped, dark kitchen by adding a 7-ft. wide greenhouse along one wall.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jan-Feb 1982 (v.7#1) pg. 42

What happens when you call in a kitchen remodeling professional?
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jan-Feb 1982 (v.7#1) pg. 64

How to design a prize-winning kitchen. Several articles focus on kitchen ideas in connection with a kitchen-design contest.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jan-Feb 1983 (v.8#1) pg. 33

Suggestions on remodeling a kitchen that include laying flooring, installing brick facing, installing lights, a range hood and heatproof counter top.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #539 Apr 1973 (v.69) pg. 86

Photos and diagrams illustrate a kitchen remodeling job which was done for $2,500. Professionals quoted $8,000 to $10,000 for the same work. Features new cabinets, electrical wiring and floor repair.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #551 Apr 1974 (v.70) pg. 79

Facelift for a kitchen. Install Z-Brick on the walls and one-piece vinyl flooring.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #575 Apr 1976 (v.72) pg. 50

A kitchen remodeling project. Describes how a kitchen and adjacent dining alcove typical of the 1920's was entirely stripped and rebuilt with new cabinets and paneled walls.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #587 Apr 1977 (v.73) pg. 58

Remodeled 10x20-ft. country kitchen. Tips on installing new cabinets, new floor, recessing appliances, new countertop, etc.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #625 Jun 1980 (v.76) pg. 31

Special section on kitchen design. Includes articles on how a kitchen design evolves, a guide to functional kitchen design, six kitchen helpers you can make in your shop, and a guide to buying and repairing major appliances.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #676 Aug 1984 (v.80) pg. 36, 39, 48, 55

Your new kitchen. Part 1. A kitchen-remodeling pro reveals her secrets.
NEW SHELTER Feb 1984 (v.5#2) pg. 40

Your new kitchen. Part 2. How to measure and draw up the plan of your existing kitchen.
NEW SHELTER Mar 1984 (v.5#3) pg. 56

Your new kitchen. Part 3. Plan a smart kitchen using these design guidelines.
NEW SHELTER Apr 1984 (v.5#4) pg. 38

Your new kitchen. Part 4. Shopping for cabinets, sinks and faucets.
NEW SHELTER May-Jun 1984 (v.5#5) pg. 34

Your new kitchen. Part 5. Options for a custom kitchen. Selecting appliances, counters and floors.
NEW SHELTER Jul-Aug 1984 (v.5#6) pg. 88

Your new kitchen. Part 6. The final touches. Lights, colors, contractors, and a balanced budget.
NEW SHELTER Sep 1984 (v.5#7) pg. 102

Early American kitchens. A look at the important design elements.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Mar 1976 (v.4#3) pg. 1

Kitchens in the Victorian home.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Apr 1976 (v.4#4) pg. 1

Suggestions on how to add appliances, counters and cabinets of a modern kitchen and still retain the flavor of a Victorian house. Part 1.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jun 1978 (v.6#6) pg. 61

Creating a Victorian kitchen.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Mar 1980 (v.8#3) pg. 25

Updating a Colonial Revival kitchen while still retaining the feeling of an antique kitchen.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jan 1981 (v.9#1) pg. 11

How to re-create the "modern" kitchen typical of the 1899-1930 period.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1983 (v.11#1) pg. 12

SPECIAL SECTION looks at incorporating a working kitchen into a period house. Seven articles look at a variety of approaches. Includes suggestions on designing a modern kitchen for an older house by taking cues from the house and the period.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1987 (v.15#4) pg. 22

Maintaining the kitchen. A guide to the least destructive cleaning method for wood floors, cabinets, trim and counters in various finishes, linoleum, tile, stone (including marble), porcelain, enameled metal, copper, brass, chrome, plastic laminates, corian and glass. Also includes tips for dealing with problem stains.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1989 (v.17#4) pg. 20

Crafting historically sensitive kitchens. Advice on developing a design and budget, and on selecting materials, hardware and finishes.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1997 (v.25#5) pg. 30

Old-house kitchens. A look at the details appropriate to the Victorian period and ways to incorporate modern conveniences.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1998 (v.26#5) pg. 54

Kitchens of the bungalow era. Ten tips on re-creating or restoring one.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1998 (v.26#6) pg. 60

Pull-down panels hide kitchen mess.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1963 (v.120#3) pg. 131

Extra storage and work space in a kitchen.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1964 (v.121#4) pg. 140

Mobile electric kitchen range doubles as kitchen table and work island.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1965 (v.123#4) pg. 148

How to squeeze more storage space out of your kitchen.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jan 1969 (v.131#1) pg. 174

Kitchen remodeling. Professionally designed remodeling job includes cabinets built by the homeowner, lots of built-in storage, sloped ceiling, etc. Estimated cost: $6000 (a saving of $14,000).
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1980 (v.154#4) pg. 110

Kitchen kudos. A common-sense approach to remodeling your kitchen that yields a well-tailored space at a fraction of normal costs.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1987 (v.164#10) pg. 76

SPECIAL SECTION: Kitchen remodeling. A guide to improving any kitchen without completely disrupting your life. Updating utilities, cabinets, countertops, floors, appliances, etc.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1990 (v.167#4) pg. 83

Common-sense kitchen design. How to get the best plan for a specific budget.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1996 (v.173#8) pg. 72

The Lockbox House. Part 11. Installing a 7x10 ft. open kitchen, a built-in vacuum system, self-venting range and Armstrong Integrid ceilings.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jul 1974 (v.205#1) pg. 88

Photos show how an old kitchen in a 19th century brownstone was remodeled for efficiency without making structural changes.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jan 1979 (v.214#1) pg. 96

How to choose the right wood and finishes for use in bathroom, kitchen and other rooms where moisture will be present.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1980 (v.217#3) pg. 118

Open up your kitchen. Photos illustrate several "open" kitchen plans. Includes information on how to recognize a load-bearing wall before removing walls to create the open kitchen look.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1980 (v.217#6) pg. 116

Open up your kitchen with zoned built-ins you can make. Remodeling ideas from a professional kitchen designer.
POPULAR SCIENCE Oct 1985 (v.227#4) pg. 96

The ultimate kitchen remodel. Design ideas for dual work zones with duplicate appliances for two cooks. Plans included for a swing out stool that stores under the kitchen sink.
POPULAR SCIENCE May 1989 (v.234#5) pg. 138

Kitchen transformations. Six pages suggest ways to make the most of a small space and control costs.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Sep 1986 (v.1#1) pg. 74

Budgeting for your home improvement projects. Tips on planning a kitchen renovation.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Feb 1987 (v.2#2) pg. 20

Diary of a kitchen renovation. Includes tips on acting as your own contractor.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Feb 1987 (v.2#2) pg. 70

White kitchen. How to decorate your kitchen in white with frosty cabinets and sleek white appliances. How to achieve a "pickled" wood floor also shown.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Nov-Dec 1987 (v.2#9) pg. 60

Kitchen face-lift. A tired 1970's kitchen gets a new look in four weekends for under $3,000.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Sep 1988 (v.3#7) pg. 36
Added Info PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Nov-Dec 1988 (v.3#9) pg. 6

Small kitchens that work. A description of one kitchen and tips from a kitchen designer on elements that save space and steps.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Feb 1989 (v.4#1) pg. 36

Planning an open-floor-plan kitchen. Four versions are described.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER May-Jun 1989 (v.4#4) pg. 50

Patio kitchens. Five styles are described, along with suggestions on location, safety, material selections and appliances.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Jul-Aug 1989 (v.4#5) pg. 64

Redesigning older kitchens. Three plans are shown that use different strategies to create good traffic patterns, ample storage and work areas, and a place to eat.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Sep 1989 (v.4#6) pg. 60

Photos of two remodeled kitchens that provide lots of room for cooking and people.
SUNSET Apr 1977 (v.158#4) pg. 128

Photos show how a kitchen was created by remodeling a small Victorian living room.
SUNSET Apr 1977 (v.158#4) pg. 146

Photos show how a kitchen can double as a dining room.
SUNSET Apr 1977 (v.158#4) pg. 174

Photos show how a kitchen was decorated to look like an English country stable.
SUNSET Apr 1977 (v.158#4) pg. 182

Photos show how a small kitchen can be made to look and feel larger by the removal of a low ceiling and a wall. Skylight is substituted for ceiling and a counter serves as a room divider where the wall used to be.
SUNSET May 1977 (v.158#5) pg. 154

Photos show how a Victorian kitchen was expanded and brightened by the addition of a bay 3 ft. deep built of redwood and glass.
SUNSET Jul 1977 (v.159#1) pg. 84

How a 1910 kitchen was remodeled into an efficient work area while retaining original wood.
SUNSET Nov 1978 (v.161#5) pg. 124

Tips on how to incorporate shelves for cookbooks into a kitchen.
SUNSET May 1979 (v.162#5) pg. 138

Seven examples of no-wall, wide-open kitchens.
SUNSET Nov 1980 (v.165#5) pg. 102

A foot-wide pop-out is used to provide increased window space and counter space in a long, narrow kitchen. Finger-joint drawers provide a vast amount of storage under the countertop.
SUNSET Jan 1982 (v.168#1) pg. 89

Three kitchen remodelings. A description of lessons learned and a timeline for each project. (1) Custom kitchen remodel involves moving walls and placing the kitchen in a new location. (2) Design and remodeling working with a building center. (3) A cabinet face-lift.
SUNSET Feb 1996 (v.196#2) pg. 72

Kitchen planning. Ten questions that help determining a family's needs before remodeling.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #809 Oct 1996 (v.92) pg. 26

Cornering space. Ideas for turning wasted kitchen corners into hardworking space.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #812 Feb 1997 (v.93) pg. 54

Tailor-fit kitchens. Some universal ways to make a kitchen suit you and the way you live.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #816 Jun 1997 (v.93) pg. 66

Kitchen face-lift. Freshly painted cabinets, new counters, flooring and appliances.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #817 Jul-Aug 1997 (v.93) pg. 48

Bright ideas for a working kitchen. How to make the space you have work harder and smarter. Some tips.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #824 Apr 1998 (v.94) pg. 42

Kitchens for people who love to cook. Advice on setting up a kitchen from culinary pros.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #825 May 1998 (v.94) pg. 62

Pretty and practical kitchens. Six pages of photos and hints.
WOMAN'S DAY Jun 14 1978 (v.41#11) pg. 128

Two kitchens designed for maximum efficiency.
WOMAN'S DAY Sep 27 1978 (v.42#1) pg. 99

Four pages of photos of kitchen decorating ideas.
WOMAN'S DAY Feb 20 1979 (v.42#6) pg. 94

Kitchen updates. Photos of three remodeled kitchens with ideas for improved efficiency and good looks.
WOMAN'S DAY Oct 11 1979 (v.43#1) pg. 78

Work-saver kitchens. Six kitchens full of adaptable ideas for cutting down steps in preparing and serving meals and cleaning up.
WOMAN'S DAY Apr 1 1980 (v.43#8) pg. 92

Face-lifts for kitchens and baths.
WOMAN'S DAY Nov 25 1980 (v.44#3) pg. 100

Three mini kitchens. Design and storage ideas for the small kitchen. (1) J-molding to hang pots, (2) adjustable height kitchen table, and (3) range hood.
WOMAN'S DAY Sep 22 1981 (v.44#15) pg. 74, 130

10 ideas from three top test kitchens.
WOMAN'S DAY Mar 8 1983 (v.46#7) pg. 16

Dream-kitchen planner. General planning guidelines, tips and standard dimensions.
WOOD MAGAZINE #94 Jan 1997 (v.14#1) pg. 56

Remake your kitchen one step at a time. Topics include (1) planning pointers and product guide, (2) shop-tested cabinetmaking techniques, (3) building countertops, (4) installation techniques, and (5) achieving an integrated appliance look.
WOOD MAGAZINE #136 Oct 2001 (v.18#7) pg. 45

Connecting kitchen utilities.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1963 (v.19#5) pg. 54

Complete details on remodeling a kitchen, with suggestions for 5 floor plans.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1970 (v.26#1) pg. 31

Gourmet kitchen. Step-by-step plan for remodeling an old, inefficient kitchen into an attractive, efficient one.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1971 (v.27#6) pg. 27

How to construct a pass-through between kitchen and dining room. Opening has a countertop for eating area or buffet serving. Soffit styled like a shingled roof with recessed lighting.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1976 (v.32#2) pg. 40

SPECIAL SECTION on kitchens. Designing a kitchen to create more usable space and better storage. Learn how to build and install kitchen cabinets and countertops. Installing dishwasher and sink.
WORKBENCH Apr-May 1992 (v.48#2) pg. 23, 30, 38, 42, 48

Kitchen transformation. An update that isn't a complete overhaul described.
WORKBENCH Feb-Mar 1996 (v.52#1) pg. 34

Workbench kitchen planner scale. A special ruler and how to use it to draw kitchen floor plans.
WORKBENCH Apr 1997 (v.53#2) pg. 32