How to Pick Out the Best Hardware for Your Kitchen

How to Pick Out the Best Hardware for Your Kitchen

When we talk about kitchen hardware, we are typically referring to the cabinet hardware. This means handles and pulls. So, no matter if you are doing a complete remodel, or just want to spruce it up, the hardware is key to your kitchen’s design. It is also typically the last thing you choose in your kitchen. So, how do you pick out the best hardware for your kitchen? Here are some great tips to get you going in the right direction.

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Inspirational Quotes You’ll Love to Hang in Your Home

Inspirational Quotes You'll Love to Hang in Your Home

We do a lot of articles about updating, designing, and making big remodeling decisions in your home. Except there is one thing that we don’t discuss a lot of, decor. And that is for good reason. While we can remodel kitchens or baths like no other, we are not interior designers. If it’s what backsplash works with your countertops, we got you. That being said, what makes a house a home is the character we add to it. At Friel Lumber, we are all about putting your own stamp on your home. That is why we want to talk about wall art. It’s an easy, inexpensive way to jazz up any room. And there are a lot of inspirational quotes to choose from. Here are some great quotes you’ll love to hang in your home.

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How to Keep Your Kitchen Organized During Quarantine

How to Keep Your Kitchen Organized During Quarantine

Quarantine life is a much different world. And when it comes to our kitchens, they are working overtime. Anyone with large families or kids understands just how much. Kitchens have always been the main hub for our households. Now, even more so while we practice social distancing. The challenge can be on how to keep your kitchen organized and safe during this time.  We’ve put together some suggestions to help your kitchen feel less chaotic while staying at home.

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Ultimate Homeowner’s Guide to Things You Need To Do

Ultimate Homeowner's Guide to Things You Need To Do

Home maintenance is an investment in your property’s resale value and your general living conditions. And, if that’s not enough motivation, maintenance is a requirement when you purchase homeowners insurance. But, what exactly amounts to good property maintenance? Follow along with our homeowner’s guide to find out what you need to do to maintain your property’s interior and exterior. 

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Get Inspired by These Amazing Built In Ideas for Your Home

Get Inspired by These Amazing Built In Ideas for Your Home

It doesn’t matter whether you are working with a small space with limited storage or want to add a unique flair to a room in your home. There are hundreds of amazing built-in ideas to help you add more storage into any room. Better yet, built-ins help increase storage without adding a ton of extra clutter to the space. They are also excellent if you have limited floor space, as they can be built into existing closet spaces.

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Popular Holiday Kitchen Decor Ideas and Inspiration

Popular Holiday Kitchen Decor Ideas and Inspiration

Sure, putting up the Christmas tree and placing the Menorah may be part of the yearly tradition. However, you don’t have to limit yourself to the standard living room decorations. Instead, why not bring the warmth of the season into every room of the house. Get started with these fun holiday kitchen decor ideas!

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3 Gorgeous Countertops for Modern Kitchens

3 Gorgeous Countertops for Modern Kitchens

Your kitchen is the focal point of the home, so having countertops that reflect your personal style is essential. Perhaps, some of the classic picks are right up your alley, but that doesn’t mean you should limit yourself. If you require a kitchen counter upgrade, consider the following countertops for modern kitchens.

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How to Increase Your Kitchen Storage

How to Increase Your Kitchen Storage

Good news: you don’t have to remodel your kitchen to get more storage. It also doesn’t need to cost a lot of money either. Sometimes it just takes good ‘ol creativity and some great solutions. That is why we got together some of our favorite kitchen storage ideas. These vary from ingenious organization to amazing space-saving hardware.  So let’s get cooking on how to increase your kitchen storage.

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The Friel Lumber Difference

The Friel Lumber Difference

Working on a project? You can count on Friel Lumber Company to guide you through, from start to finish. We’re here anytime you need lumber, building materials, or custom solutions. Since 1903, we’ve been one of the top lumber companies in Queen Anne’s County. And, because of the Friel Lumber difference, our customers keep choosing us again and again over big box stores.

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Knobs vs. Pulls – Which One Is Better?

Knobs vs. Pulls – Which One Is Better?

So you’re remodeling your kitchen or bathroom. First, you’ve picked out your cabinets and finishes. Now, it’s time to decide which is better: knobs or pulls. These seemingly minuscule pieces of hardware can make all the difference in not only the look of your space but the functionality as well. If you’re caught up in the knobs vs. pulls debate, here are some factors to consider.

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