Do you wonder what goes into a well thought out kitchen? Maybe you really want to do it yourself but are not sure where to start.
Ann McKinley is a kitchen and bath designer living in central Virginia. She has many years of experience working with houses from the inside out. Through rental properties, buying fixer-uppers and her general love of all things housing, Ann has garnered a wealth of knowledge she is divulging to you in this book. Ann has a degree in Mechanical Engineering and another in Food Science and Technology and combines the two in this one book.
Ann is one of the rare Kitchen and Bath designers who has construction skills and knowledge along with mechanical competency, this enables her to understand what is going on behind the walls, floors and ceiling. The kitchen is much more than pretty cabinets. This book is not about aesthetics but rather to provide an understanding of what will make your kitchen highly functional, a joy to work in and thereby a kitchen you will enjoy for years to come.