Design Relationships

February 25, 2020

February brings to mind love and relationships and often when people are creating spaces with their partner, one will have a different vision than the other.  With that in mind here are some tips to not only help relationships with people but also to help blend two different design ideas together to create a cohesive […]

Symmetry & Asymmetry

February 15, 2020

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder but design has certain principles that helps structure and build whatever we are seeing to create that beauty.  One of them being Balance.  Balance is used to illustrate the visual weight of something we are seeing.  It can be used in every medium from photography to clothing.  […]

Colour Matched

January 30, 2020

The Pantone Matching System is the color standardization system that assists with colour matching and identification.  It is comprised of 1867 solid colors with three or four-digit ID numbers followed by either; U = Uncoated, C = Coated or M = Matte.  This system is widely used and accepted in nearly every design industry, with […]

New Decade of Design

January 15, 2020

Welcome to 2020! Some articles we have read are comparing some of the design trends and inspiration to the 1920’s, while others are taking a more forward looking approach, with the theme of 20/20 vision hoping they can learn from past mistakes and inspire future growth.  As with any new decade, there will be some […]

Kitchen Trends to look forward to in 2020

December 28, 2019

Well as we come up to the end of the year it’s the time when we look ahead at the upcoming trends for the new year. As kitchens are the majority of what we do, we wanted to look at the upcoming kitchen trends for 2020 that we think are going to be big, and […]

Our Mission for Hope Mission

December 11, 2019

The Gem Cabinets Social Committee would like to give a heartfelt thank you to the following donors for making our Mission for Hope Mission a success. Gem’s employees started a Social Committee a year and a half ago with two directives in mind. Working for a Christian company, we not only wanted to provide social […]

Holiday Inspiration for the Kitchen

December 10, 2019

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, which means that it’s time to decorate accordingly! Last year we shared some holiday decorating ideas to bring into your kitchen and this year, we wanted to add to that list! So have a look through for some holiday decorating inspiration that you can carry into your […]

Brass Hardware

November 29, 2019

Today we want to talk about a rising kitchen trend that we think is going to stay for awhile longer; brass hardware. While we know (and we’ve mentioned before) that minimalist hardware is an increasing trend, we know that the look isn’t for everyone. As trends continue to point towards warm finishes rising in popularity, […]

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