At first they rented. Then she and her husband bought older homes and lived on tight budgets. After years of forcing herself to make those inherited kitchens work, she knows what she wants.
A kitchen can be designed to look like, feel like and function as anything a person can imagine—which for some people is daunting. But for those who have lived with less-than-ideal kitchens for years, the ability to choose exactly what's right feels like freedom.