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Modern Range Hood: Luxor Island in Sandler Kitchen by Design 51 Studio

The “Luxor” range hood is an ultra-modern masterpiece, finished in frosted white glass so the entire hood lights up. Made in Italy and equipped with a powerful 940-CFM blower, it offers quality and performance along with great looks. In this modern kitchen remodel by Design 51 Studio in Jacksonville, Florida, the Futuro Futuro “Luxor” range hood is definitely the centerpiece of the kitchen. The island was custom fabricated, delivered in sections & assembled on-site. Hidden storage compartments with touch latch

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Range Hood Design Showcase: Custom Hoods & Range Hood Inserts

Even though designer stainless-steel range hoods remain the most popular option for kitchen ventilation today, there’s another trend that’s gaining popularity: using a “range hood insert” along with a custom-made cabinet or enclosure. A “range hood insert” is a range hood without the outer shell, that’s designed to provide all the technological benefits of a stand-alone hood, but meant to be installed inside an enclosure. Range hood inserts are typically priced much lower than full-size hoods, and are usually more

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Project Review: Waldfogel Residence in San Francisco – featuring Futuro Futuro 48″ Plane Island range hood

Project Name: Waldfogel Residence Location: San Francisco, California, United States Design/Build: Ehrlich Architects [Houzz Profile] [Website] Kitchen Style: Contemporary/Modern Range Hood: Futuro Futuro 48″ Plane Island [Product Information] Project Description: Urbane and sophisticated, this 8,000 sf house in Silicon Valley takes its cues from the surrounding community and its art collector owners. The house opens on all sides through a pinwheel plan organized around a 3-feet-thick poured-in-place concrete axial wall that is punctuated by shelves displaying the couple’s unique art

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Ultra-modern glass “Luxor” range hood – extensions now available

Due to popular demand, we’re now offering a chimney extension for the all-glass “Luxor” wall range hood. The vertical chimney of Futuro Futuro range hoods is height-adjustable, with 2 sections that telescope out in order to accommodate a variety of ceiling heights. The extension accessory is 38″ high, and replaces the original 20″ high upper portion of the chimney, adding 18″ to the maximum height of the range hood. With the extension, the Luxor Wall model can accommodate ceiling heights

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Do You Make These Remodeling Mistakes?

We’ve all been there, coming home to a new magazine subscription with pictures that make your house feel inadequate to your own. Don’t fret but also don’t whip out your utility belt just yet, doing your homework before starting a project will greatly help you avoid any slip ups. Anytime you rush something out of impulse or urge results in regrets ranging from higher costs to project delays due to mistakes. Here are a few remodeling mistakes to avoid if you

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Kitchen Lighting – Ambient, Task, and Accent

While good lighting can enhance any room, it’s particularly helpful in the kitchen. Poor lighting can make it difficult to navigate or work in your kitchen. It can also be dangerous, especially if you’re using sharp utensils, handling portable appliances, or working near flames or hot surfaces. If you’re eating or entertaining in your kitchen, the right lighting can enhance the mood and make the experience even more enjoyable. There are three main types of lighting to consider: ambient lighting,

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Holiday Gift Ideas: 25 Etsy Gifts Under $ 25

Well, we just finished putting together our “10 Innovative Kitchen Gadgets Under $ 25“, and one of our staffers discovered this cool little review of Etsy-sourced gifts under $ 25. So, if kitchen gadgets aren’t really your thing, check out this hand-picked collection of unique, handcrafted, romantic and thoughtful gifts: “25 Gifts Under $ 25″ by Jan Halvarson (@Poppytalk) via The Etsy Blog.  

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