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6 Questions You Should Ask BEFORE Your Kitchen Remodel

When it comes to the kitchen remodel process, there are the things everyone thinks about – “what color cabinets do I want?” and “stainless steel appliances, or classic white?”… and then there are some not-so-obvious decisions that have more impact than you’d think. What type of faucet should you choose? What will the cabinet hardware… Read More »

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… Read More »

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… Read More »

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… Read More »

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… Read More »

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,… Read More »