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Add Wow With a Wine Room

Folks in Missouri, especially St. Louis, are well known for our love of beer, but we love our wine too. A lot more than you might think! Research from 2016 shows that the state of Missouri consumed over 14,600 gallons, and our neighbors in Illinois consumed over 35,000 gallons!  According to the Wine Institute, the…

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The Beauty of Wood Countertops

Wood brings natural warmth and beauty to any space.  Although it may be more common to find underfoot in today’s kitchens and baths, wood countertops are making a resurgence, and we’re on board! The first question to ask yourself before deciding the species of wood is; how will it be used?  Will there be a…

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How to Crown Your Kitchen

When remodeling your kitchen, it’s common to focus on the flooring, cabinetry, and countertops.  However, the heart of your home deserves a proper crown as well.  Pragmatic choices of the past merely concealed the pipes, wiring, and ductwork.  Now, they are becoming more stylish to pair well with the rest of the room and create…

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Left-Handed Kitchens Done Right

An essential part of every remodel is that it enhances your home and the time you spend in it.  If you are in the 10% of the population that is left-handed, taking steps to create a flow specifically designed for you can make all the difference.  Just because the world seems to favor right-handed people…

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Which Kitchen Tile Fits Your Style?

Tile has come a long way in terms of material, cut, texture, and color over the years.  Of course, the most fundamental reason for a backsplash is to defend your walls from splatters. Nonetheless, they can also serve as the centerpiece of your kitchen remodel.  It’s a terrific way to express your personality and create…

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Remodeling to Mature Gracefully at Home

As we and our homes age, remodeling considerations may shift toward thoughts of safety, and independence as well as beauty.  Studies show that more of us want to remain in our homes rather than assisted or long-term care facilities.  If staying home for the long haul is what you or loved ones have in mind,…

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How Smart is Your Kitchen?

In life and the kitchen, we’re always looking for new ways to work smarter, not harder.  Luckily, technology is right there with us, and a few steps ahead.  Over the years we’ve been introduced to machines that wash our clothes, have a fresh pot of coffee waiting in the morning, cook a meal in minutes,…

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The Callier and Thompson Experience

As kitchen and bath professionals we want to provide the best possible experience before, during, and after the project is complete. With more than half a century in the industry, we’ve been able to establish a step by step guide to transition through the process together smoothly. Our open collaboration system enables us to build…

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Design A Functional Yet Attractive Kitchen Island

Everyone wants a big kitchen. However, such a kitchen can feature too much empty space. Rather than waste that space, many homeowners opt for a kitchen island. Kitchen islands can serve many functions, but they need to be designed well for good utility. Likewise, you’ll want an island that’s an attractive addition to the rest…

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Two Beautiful Budget-Friendly Countertop Options for Your Kitchen Remodeling Project

If you’re remodeling your kitchen, then you’ve no doubt put a lot of time and consideration into the look and style that you’d like to achieve. The kitchen countertop is one of the most important elements of a successful kitchen remodeling project. The countertop needs to be practical and durable, and it also contributes significantly…

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