Home Trends 2016

In spite of a strong luxury home market, smaller, more efficiently designed eco-friendly and smart homes are making a mark in current home trends. Well designed residential square footage that incorporates easy movement between everyday tasks accommodating contemporary lifestyles are gaining popularity. The real estate market has its eye on millennial and baby boomers who […]

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Kitchen Appliance Color Trends 2016

Although kitchen color trends are dominated by whites and off-whites according to the latest NKBA Kitchen & Bath Style Report, increasing popularity in grays, blacks and slate kitchen appliances that bring a classic and modern look to the most popular room in the home are gaining momentum for many reasons. If a splash of bold […]

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Inspired Design: Southern Kitchens

At the heart of southern interior design is the kitchen. It portrays the heart of the home and on behalf of the women and mothers who serve their families, it portrays a labor of love. With each holiday as meals are planned and families gather my thoughts go back to my family holidays that I […]

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Kitchen & Bath Cabinet Trends 2016

Sifting through the maze of product offerings for your kitchen or bath renovation can be just as overwhelming as finding finding professional help to complete the project. According to a recent Houzz Survey it is most challenging for Millennials and younger Baby Boomers. Staying on budget is a close second. Kitchen and bath cabinets are […]

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Inspired Kitchens with Amazing Pendant Lighting

Inspired kitchen design continues to amaze by drawing us in to take a closer look at how these kitchens are accessorized with lighting. Today we’ll take a look at how pendant lighting can add that finishing touch to a gorgeous space that makes family gatherings a real pleasure. According to the NKBA 2015 Kitchen & […]

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Top Kitchen Appliance Color Trends 2015-2016

When Pantone announced its Color of the Year 2015 it opened up a wave of color offerings from fashion to kitchen appliances. Marsala, Pantone (18-1438) became a designers best friend while being described as a “naturally robust and earthy red wine” that “enriches our minds, bodies and soul.” Although kitchen appliance color options have existed […]

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A Working Kitchen is a Mother’s Best Friend

Mother’s work very hard for their families and the kitchen is an integral part of success in serving a family well. A working kitchen implies that it contains all the necessary tools and appliances that makes serving your family a little easier. It can be a mother’s best friend. According to a Houzz survey a […]

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