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Kitchen Trends for 2020

Update Your Kitchen With On-Trend Custom Work Kitchen Larders Originally, a larder was a cold room used for storing perishable food. The modern larder is a standalone pantry where you can organize dry goods, condiments, preserves, and other frequently used items. You can build a standing cabinet to match your existing cabinetry, or shop auctionsRead More
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CNC Routing Comes to the Castello Shop

Our work features timeless architectural details, hewn by crafters with elegant hand tools. In the past, planers, borers, chisels, and hammers were expertly employed to draw stunning details from the raw hardwoods. The work took time, but the results were worthwhile.

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Castello Custom Closets – Superior Storage

Kelowna’s Best Custom Closet Designers   Creating hardworking, well-designed pieces is our specialty at Castello Custom. That means that no matter what your space looks like, we can make it work harder for you. Custom closets used to be exclusive to elite mansions or high-end boutiques. But, let’s be honest, nobody wins with clutter. Nowadays,Read More
Magnus CBHAOC Awards

Award-Winning Work

It’s awards season, again! We may not have a red carpet in our Kelowna workshop, but our clients have noticed something this month...every member of our team is beaming! We’ve just been to the 2019 Canadian Homebuilders Association of the Okanagan’s annual awards dinner (it was delicious, but that’s not why we’re so happy!). AsRead More
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Bigger & Better: Castello Custom Grows

Castello is having a growth spurt! Our Kelowna custom carpentry shop has expanded. We love our work so much, we want to accept every challenge that is brought to us. In order to meet the demands of our clients, we realized that we needed to grow. And so we have! This fall, we undertook aRead More
White kitchen with Mahogany Island

The Best Ways to Customize Your Kitchen

Kelowna is growing quickly, and the residential construction industry is working hard to keep up with demand! In the rush to build or renovate your Kelowna house or condo, it can be easy to overlook the details that make that house a home. At Castello Custom, we specialize in crafting kitchens that are designed toRead More
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Wood Made Modern

Love contemporary style? Custom woodworking can be a perfect fit for you!     Custom woodwork doesn't need to look rustic.   Rough edges and patinas can be beautiful, but they don’t work in every aesthetic.   At Castello Custom, we’ve been able to create some exceptional modern pieces. We’re really proud of how theseRead More
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Stunning Kelowna Custom Kitchens

So many styles, so little time! Never fear, Castello Customs can build your perfect kitchen. The kitchen is the heart of the home. This high-traffic, hardworking space is central to the way you live. You and your family spend so much time there, and it’s often the first space your guests see (and everyone knowsRead More
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Castello Custom Okanagan Tasting Tour

It’s wine tasting season in the Okanagan!   The team at Castello Customs is always hard at work, but even we get to take a break once in awhile. When we have the chance, we love to explore the incredible wineries, cideries and breweries right on our Kelowna doorstep. We’re pretty fortunate that our craft

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Castello Custom Work at Lakestone

  Chances are, if you’ve considered building a home in the Okanagan, you’ve heard of Candel Custom Homes. Since 1995, Randy Therrien and his crew have built a reputation of quality workmanship, innovative design, and commitment to excellence.   Because we share those same ideals, Castello Custom is proud to be the exclusive custom woodwork

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Interior of pub with custom wooden bar

Warm Woods for Fall

The Weather is Cooling Down... There’s a distinct chill in the air these days, and we’re finding ourselves indoors more and more.   This has gotten us thinking of the best parts about the Fall.   Here in the Okanagan, we have four distinct and beautiful seasons.   Among our favourite things about this oneRead More
Custom kitchen with granite island and blue barstools

Top Kitchen Design Trends in 2017

The Tommie Awards provides a great opportunity to chat with designers, cabinet makers and homebuilders on the latest trends and innovations in design. As creative custom cabinetmakers, we like to stay on top of the latest innovations in the industry, from colors and construction to the faucets and fine details, to provide our customers withRead More