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KETCHUP!

(Originally printed in our July 2017 newsletter, which makes America now 242 years old.)

With the recent celebration of America’s 241st birthday, it’s likely you consumed one of the great American condiments at your neighborhood parties and gatherings:

Ketchup is an American staple, agreed?  According to a poll by National Geographic, in an unstated year, 97% of […]

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Save Money on Your Bathroom Remodel with These Tips

 

Are you looking to remodel your home but don’t want to spend an outrageous amount of money? Remodeling any part of your home can be expensive, but there are many easy ways to save money while still getting the results you desire. At River Oak Cabinetry, we have everything you need for your bathroom remodel […]

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DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS: TAKE A DIP….OR TWO!

DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS is a column that appears in our quarterly newsletter along with project highlights, new kitchen and bath product information or trends, and other interesting tidbits. DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS recipes have all been used by our staff and deemed worthy of repeating.

If you would like to receive our newsletter, please contact laurie@riveroakcabinetry.com.

#1:  CREAMY RANCH POOLSIDE […]

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Tips for Keeping Your Hardwood Floors in Good Condition

Now that you have the hardwood floors of your dreams thanks to our kitchen remodeling company near Naperville, it’s time to focus on what it takes to keep those floors in good condition. Both prevention tactics and maintenance techniques play a part in ensuring your floors aren’t damaged or compromised. Utilize these tips to keep […]

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2018 Kitchen Remodeling Trends

Now more than ever, kitchen remodeling in Wheaton is an important facet in achieving your dream home. From countertops to appliances to flooring, the world of kitchens is constantly changing and evolving, and River Oak Cabinetry wants to be there for you every step of the way. If you’re in need of kitchen remodeling in […]

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KITCHEN WASTE: OUR PICK FOR THE PERFECT GARBAGE DISPOSAL

There was a time when the perfect disposal was a goat, pig or possibly a growing teenaged boy.  But thanks to InSinkErator® located in Racine, WI, and more specifically John Hammes, the inventor, we have a quiet, clean way to dispose of food waste.  Mr. Hammes developed the garbage disposal in 1927 for his wife.  […]

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DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS: SLOW COOKER GARLIC PARMESAN CHICKEN & POTATOES

 

DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS is a column that appears in our quarterly newsletter along with project highlights, new kitchen and bath product information or trends, and other interesting tidbits. DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS recipes have all been used by our staff and deemed worthy of repeating.

If you would like to receive our newsletter, please contact laurie@riveroakcabinetry.com.

 

This  recipe is casual […]

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WHICH IS ‘BETTER’, GRANITE OR QUARTZ?

 

Granite and quartz are fantastic counter top products.  Either choice is a good one!  Below is a brief discussion of both products.

Granite is a completely natural product.  It is quarried from the earth.  Once mined, it is cut down to manageable sizes and polished to a smooth finish.  The value of a certain type of […]

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Eliminating a bathtub in favor of larger shower stall?

Is it okay to eliminate a bathtub or tub/shower combination in favor of larger shower stall?

The question of whether it’s okay to eliminate a tub/shower combination, or bathtub, in favor of a larger shower stall is a very common question.

In the majority of households, the shower gets more use than the tub.  Getting rid of […]

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DECIDEDLY DELICIOUS: QUICK & TASTY CORN DIP

 

 

QUICK & TASTY CORN DIP

3 Roma tomatoes, diced

2 Avocados, diced

1 can Mexican corn

1 small red onion, diced small

Dressing:

1 envelope dry Italian salad dressing mix

1/2 C Olive Oil

1/4 C White Vinegar

Mix dressing ingredients together.  Pour dressing over vegetables – let sit for about an hour.  Serve with Frito Scoops.

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