This past Saturday, AyA hosted its first retail Open House. The Mississauga showroom was abuzz with guests who were eager to learn more about all the different components that go into making their dream kitchens come to life.
Throughout our showroom here at Head Office, there were rotational education stations set up. The first station hosted [...]
Design trends influence many facets of our life, whether it be in fashion, automobiles or architecture. Without exception, kitchens evolve with the ins and outs of what’s hot and what’s not; from cabinets, finishes, appliances and styles, they are all equally swayed by trends.
Here’s a sneak peak at what to expect for 2013 in [...]
The Interior Design Show West (IDSwest) was held at the Vancouver Convention Centre from Sept 27-30, 2012.
IDSwest is Western Canada’s annual premiere design show featuring 200 exhibitors showcasing quality products and services to an audience of industry professionals, architects, designers, consumers and media.
After all the planning and preparation it was finally time to see it [...]
You’ve selected your cabinetry colour and door style, you’ve selected the perfect colour countertop to compliment that selection, but have you considered the edge finishing to not only add to the design, but complement your lifestyle? With the various types of edges available, it is important to select one that not only completes the look, [...]
The design is complete, you’ve ordered your cabinets, the renovation is on its way; but are you ready? Everything seems to be underway and under control, but before you sit back and relax, here are some things to keep in mind and double check before you’re in the clear!
1. Have you coordinated and planned what [...]
This spectacular contemporary style kitchen is situated on a perfectly groomed country lot that backs onto a forest nestled against a picturesque lake.
The project involved a reconstruction of a kitchen in a mature home. The renovation extended to the removal of the old bulkheads, new drywall & floorboards. A new & updated designed kitchen would [...]
Back in January AyA and Tomas Pearce Interior Design Consulting partnered for the 2012 Interior Design Show. The creation and end result was a sleek concept kitchen (Now You See It, Now You Don’t) that challenged condo living by maximizing minimal space.
That same kitchen is now in our Mississauga Showroom! If you didn’t [...]
During the month of March, AyA Kitchens and Baths teamed up with the lovely ladies behind Blogpodium and the Blogpodium Bound Contest was born. Blogpodium, led by Lindsay Stephenson of Little House Blog and Jennifer Flores of Rambling Renovators is the first and only Canadian Conference series for Bloggers. When the opportunity arose to take [...]
Classic in its aesthetic and timeless in its design, the traditional kitchen is still a prevalent desire among most of those embarking on a kitchen renovation project today. So if you’re a traditionalist at heart, but worry you may be dating your home -don’t! A major trend has hit the kitchen design world [...]