Kitchen Design Trends 2017

Kitchen Design Trends 2017

We are seeing some new and continuing trends in Kitchen Design and here are our insights. Trends are increasing in speed from previous years, meaning the time between when they first appear and become popular has shortened. Trends pop-up, ignite and spread much faster. The Kitchen is the New Living Room Kitchens are no longer…Read More

Design Home 2016 – Kitchens and Bars

Posted by on Sep 19, 2016 in Design Home, Interior Design, Kitchen, Room Design
Design Home 2016 – Kitchens and Bars

This year’s Design Home is designed with two kitchens and two bars. The main kitchen, which is large for a Philadelphia town house, is located on the second floor. The piano nobile or bel etage in the classic Renaissance architectural style, one level above the street. This is where the main indoor entertaining areas of…Read More

Kitchen Design Trends 2016

Kitchen Design Trends 2016

Have you been wondering what’s hot in kitchen design these days? Here are the latest trends we are seeing in kitchens, some new and some ongoing. Still Larger Kitchens are still growing in square footage. The center island is becoming larger as with more seating and function. More special features in kitchens means more space…Read More

Visiting SubZero & Wolf Appliances in Madison, Wisconsin

Posted by on May 20, 2015 in Kitchen
Visiting SubZero & Wolf Appliances in Madison, Wisconsin

Last week we had the unique opportunity to visit the SubZero and Wolf factories near Madison, Wisconsin and learn about their products at the Bakke Center.  It was a wonderful experience open to kitchen designers and appliance dealers and one that we will cherish forever.  Not only were we fed constantly, we were taught all…Read More

Kitchen Design Basics

Kitchen Design Basics

Where does one begin to plan a new kitchen? Clearly a space plan is needed and we recommend starting with appliances. Where are they? How far apart are they? How many are there? Which ones? And what sizes? These are all key questions that will need to be answered. Designers used to think in terms…Read More