Fall in Love with Built-Ins

Your home is your oasis; the place where you not only live but also feel safest, most comfortable and where you can be your most authentic self. Work, stress and the outside world can easily fall away as soon as you walk in the door of your home - that is, unless it doesn’t. Wanting [...]

By |January 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Take the Fright from Your Fireplace!

There’s nothing quite as comforting or inviting as cozying up to a roaring fire on a chilly night. Unless, of course, your fireplace is neither comforting or inviting - and is much more saddening and frightening. Let’s leave the fright nights to Halloween and give your fireplace a facelift with help from Allen’s Custom Built [...]

By |October 26th, 2017|Custom Built-Ins, Fireplace Cabinets|

Warm Home, Warm Heart

As the air turns cooler and morning frost becomes the norm, it’s safe to say that summer is on its way out. Looking forward to the coming months, you must admit - there’s nothing quite as comfortable as curling up beside a roaring fire with a blanket, a cup of tea and a good book [...]

By |September 24th, 2017|Fireplace Cabinets|

New Year, New Built-Ins

Surround your fireplace with beautiful, smart, safe custom built-ins for a new look this New Year. If you have a fireplace in your home, you know that it not only creates a beautiful focal point and cozy spot to relax or socialize - but that it can also create dead space on either side of [...]

By |January 10th, 2017|Fireplace Cabinets|

Custom Mud Room Built-Ins

Make sure you’re ready for winter with lots of smart storage options for your entryway. You can feel it coming in the crisp, Fall breeze: Winter.  It’s on its way and that means pulling out all your accessories to get you through it. Where does it all end up?  Your entryway. Winter coats, snow pants, [...]

By |November 10th, 2016|Custom Built-Ins|

Get Your Fireplace Ready For The Winter

Well, the leaves are falling, the days are getting shorter, and the chilly winds are starting to blow in London, Ontario, and that means it’s time to get your fireplace ready to keep you warm and cozy through the long winter nights to come. Fireplaces are beautiful and practical, especially in these days of high [...]

By |October 27th, 2016|Fireplace Cabinets|

Back to School with Allen’s Custom Built-Ins

September brings big changes for many families with the return of school. Is your home ready to handle all the backpacks, shoes, outerwear, papers, lunch boxes and laundry that come with sending the kids back to their classrooms? Allen’s Custom Built-Ins can create what you need to survive this school year (and many years to [...]

By |September 2nd, 2016|Custom Built-Ins|

Bring your dated fireplace into this decade with custom built-in cabinetry.

You’re strolling through your home, admiring all the hard work you’ve put into it.  Perhaps you’ve just finished a major renovation or have put away the last of your painting supplies from a small project.  Almost your entire home looks lovely and feels like it truly reflects you. Almost. Because there’s still that sad, tired [...]

By |August 5th, 2016|Fireplace Cabinets|

2016 Trends in Built-In Storage

When it comes to design and the feel of your home’s interior, trends can be a blessing if you get them right or a curse if you get them wrong. How do you maximize storage and functionality but keep your personal style at the forefront? By following these trends in smartly designed built-ins from Allen’s [...]

By |July 3rd, 2016|Custom Built-Ins|

Functional Fireplace Space

A fireplace is a wonderful feature that can complete a room or add comfort to your home’s ambiance.  But the space created around that fireplace begs to be filled.  Choosing the purpose and function of your custom built in fireplace cabinetry is just as important as choosing the style.  Once you figure out what will [...]

By |March 4th, 2016|Fireplace Cabinets|