Building the heart of the home

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Kitchen design showroom for Spruced Kitchens

"We view our showroom as our resumé," said Caralee McKinney. owner of Spruced Kitchens. "It shows people who we are and what we can do." — Photo courtesy Spruced Kitchens

Caralee McKinney opened Spruced Kitchens, specializing in B.C-made Merit Kitchens cabinetry, in March 2019. The business is located at 620 Front Street in Nelson, and is growing quickly—McKinney has already hired a contractor to manage her construction projects.

McKinney works closely with Randall Boisvert of Covet Interiors—the two share the showroom and frequently cross-refer and collaborate on projects. They also work with Sue Scott of Kootenay Interiors and with Samurai Hardwood Flooring. McKinney believes that the trusting relationships she has built with her customers and the tradespeople who work with her are the foundation for a successful, sustainable business.
 

Marie Milner

Marie Milner is a writer and photographer for Kootenay Business magazine and several other publications. She appreciates the inspiration that she gets during her interviews and hopes to share that inspiration with you. View all of Marie Milner’s articles

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