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    A Deslaurier kitchen design.

    27/08/2021  • 

    Easy-to-Clean Kitchen Designs

    Tired of housework? Minimize your kitchen-centred chores by designing an easy-to-clean kitchen.   Design Consultant Myra Flipsen gives us the inside [...]

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    A fresh kitchen design from the Deslaurier design team.

    13/08/2021  • 

    How to Choose Cabinet Hardware

    Accessorizing a kitchen with hardware may seem like a small task compared to choosing a countertop finish, designing an island, or picking a colour [...]

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    A custom kitchen design by Deslaurier Custom Cabinets

    30/07/2021  • 

    How to Clean Kitchen Cabinets

    Cabinets bear the brunt of kitchen mayhem. They’re the silent victims of cooking grease, food splatters, steam, and sticky fingers. All too soon, [...]

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    A fresh kitchen design from the Deslaurier design team.

    1/06/2021  • 

    How to Design a Kitchen Island

    The kitchen island is the hub of your kitchen activities. It’s where you chop, it’s where you chat, and it’s where you toss the mail when you come [...]

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    A kitchen island by Deslaurier Custom Cabinets.

    21/05/2021  • 

    5 Best-Selling Countertops

    Are you on the hunt for the picture-perfect countertop to complement your kitchen cabinets or bathroom vanity?   Look no further.   In this article, [...]

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    23/04/2021  • 

    Stained vs. Painted Cabinets

    You know your kitchen is due for a cabinet overhaul, but you’re stuck on deciding between a stained or a painted finish.   Sound like you? Not for [...]

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    A front view of a luxury home in Florida.

    16/04/2021  • 

    Should I Renovate My Home?

    Renovations: are they worth it? This article seeks to answer that question as thoroughly and transparently as possible for homeowners in all [...]

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    2/04/2021  • 

    How to Measure Your Kitchen

    So, you’ve decided to remodel your kitchen. You’ve set aside a budget. You’ve settled on a kitchen design company. You’ve booked an appointment.     [...]

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    3/02/2020  • 

    Designer Debut: Kristen Weese

    Meet Deslaurier’s newest secret weapon, Kristen Weese How long have you been in the industry? I have been in the industry for 4 years now. I went [...]

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    1/03/2018  • 

    Blog – March 2018

    Andrea has worked in the design field for approximately 17 years, after earning her Interior Design Diploma from Algonquin College. Andrea has built [...]

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    1/02/2018  • 

    Blog – February 2018

    Ray has been with Deslaurier Custom Cabinets since 1986, after receiving his diploma in Business Administration from Canadore College. He began [...]

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    4/01/2018  • 

    Blog – January 2018

    Wendy has been in the design business for over 20 years.  She is also a graduate of the Interior Design program at Algonquin College.  She has [...]

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    1/12/2017  • 

    Blog – December 2017

    Jody has been with Deslaurier for 14 years. She is a model example of hard work and dedication within the organization. She has worked in several [...]

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    1/11/2017  • 

    Blog – November 2017

    Darien is a graduate from Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology. After earning two diplomas, her enthusiastic passion for the industry [...]

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    2/10/2017  • 

    Blog – October 2017

    Joey is an 18 year veteran of the industry and has been with Deslaurier since 2003. Joey holds a degree from Queen’s University in Kingston and a [...]

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    1/09/2017  • 

    Blog – September 2017

    Adele has worked in the design field for approximately 17 years after earning her Interior Design Diploma from Algonquin College. Although she has [...]

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    8/08/2017  • 

    Blog – August 2017

    Amanda has been with Deslaurier since 2006.   She began as a part-time receptionist and eventually transitioned, after a year, into the role of a [...]

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    4/07/2017  • 

    Blog – July 2017

    With both a Computer Security background and experience in the construction industry, Brooks was a great fit with Deslaurier when he came on board in [...]

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    1/06/2017  • 

    Blog – June 2017

    Vanessa has been designing in the Kitchen & Bath industry for over 16 years and is a new addition to the Deslaurier team. “I find every space has its [...]

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    1/05/2017  • 

    Blog – May 2017

    Gina is a 20 year veteran of the industry and has been with Deslaurier since 2002.  Gina is an Interior Designer by trade and offers full service [...]

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    1/04/2017  • 

    Blog – April 2017

    Denis attended McMaster University where he obtained an Honours Bachelor of Commerce in 1993. In 1999, Denis graduated from Queen’s University with [...]

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    1/03/2017  • 

    Blog – March 2017

    With both a Computer Security background and experience in the construction industry, Brooks was a great fit with Deslaurier when he came on board in [...]

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    2/01/2017  • 

    Blog – January 2017

    Chris is a former customer turned employee. He has been with Deslaurier for over 13 years. He is the current Purchasing Manager and is active in [...]

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    1/12/2016  • 

    Blog – December 2016

    Holly is one of Deslaurier's retail designers and has been with the company for almost two years. She has over 8 years of experience working for [...]

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    2/11/2016  • 

    Blog – November 2016

    Victoria has worked at Deslaurier for about two years and was recently promoted to a full-time Design Support role this past spring. She mainly works [...]

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    3/10/2016  • 

    Blog – October 2016

    Mary has been with Deslaurier for 16 years. She began after having completed the two year Furniture Technician program at Algonquin College. She has [...]

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    1/09/2016  • 

    Blog – September 2016

    Marc is approaching his ten year anniversary with Deslaurier Custom Cabinets and carries with him, a wealth of past and current experience in the [...]

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    2/08/2016  • 

    Blog – August 2016

    Jeff was hired by Deslaurier Custom Cabinets as a Design Support person in 2003 after graduating from the Civil Engineering program at Canadore [...]

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    4/07/2016  • 

    Blog – July 2016

    Deslaurier specializes in creating custom cabinetry in harmony with today’s varied lifestyles. It’s been our passion for more than 35 years. With a [...]

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    1/06/2016  • 

    Blog – June 2016

    Myra has sixteen years of experience in the Cabinetry Sales and Design industry, and currently manages four builder accounts for Deslaurier. She [...]

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    1/05/2016  • 

    Blog – May 2016

    Nathan has been with Deslaurier for nine years and has spent time in many different departments. Nathan spent three years in the Custom Fabrication [...]

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    1/04/2016  • 

    Blog – April 2016

    Wendy has been in the design business for over 20 years.  A recent addition to the Deslaurier team, Wendy is also a graduate of the Interior Design [...]

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    2/03/2016  • 

    Blog – March 2016

    Denis attended McMaster University where he obtained an Honours Bachelor of Commerce in 1993. In 1999, Denis graduated from Queen’s University with [...]

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    1/02/2016  • 

    Blog – February 2016

    Ray has been with Deslaurier Custom Cabinets since 1986, after receiving his diploma in Business Administration from Canadore College. He began [...]

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    4/01/2016  • 

    Blog – January 2016

    Adele has worked in the design field for approximately 15 years after earning her Interior Design Diploma from Algonquin College. Although she has [...]

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    1/12/2015  • 

    Blog – December 2015

    Janna is a member of the Deslaurier team in a Design Support capacity. She has been with the company for 18 months. Keep reading to find out more, as [...]

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    5/11/2015  • 

    Blog – November 2015

    Kim has been in the design business for 18 years. She earned her degree as an Electronics Engineer at Carleton University. After working in high [...]

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    2/10/2015  • 

    Blog – October 2015

    Amanda has been with Deslaurier since 2006.   She began as a part-time receptionist and eventually transitioned, after a year, into the role of a [...]

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    1/09/2015  • 

    Blog – September 2015

    Danielle is an accomplished kitchen designer with several OCHBA design awards and hundreds of happy clients.  She began her career studying [...]

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    4/08/2015  • 

    Blog – August 2015

    Joey is a 16 year veteran of the industry and has been with Deslaurier since 2003. Joey holds a degree from Queen’s University in Kingston and a [...]

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    2/07/2015  • 

    Blog – July 2015

    Holly is the newest member of Deslaurier’s design team. She has over 7 years of experience working for award winning firms in the interior design, [...]

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    1/06/2015  • 

    Blog – June 2015

    Gina is a 20 year veteran of the industry and has been with Deslaurier since 2002.  Gina is an Interior Designer by trade, and offers full service [...]

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    1/05/2015  • 

    Blog – May 2015

    Pam is a 20 year veteran of the industry and has been with Deslaurier since 2004.  An award winning Designer, she specializes in custom millwork, [...]

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    1/04/2015  • 

    Blog – April 2015

    Barbara is a 15 year veteran of the industry and has been with Deslaurier since 2002.  She specializes in renovation and residential design.  [...]

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    19/02/2015  • 

    Blog – March 2015

    Judy is a 20 year veteran of the industry and has been with Deslaurier since 2002.  She is the cornerstone of Deslaurier's condo design market and, [...]

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    2/01/2014  • 

    Let’s start a conversation

    You can now follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Houzz and Youtube. In late November, Deslaurier entered the engaging world of social media. Our goal in [...]

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