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Leicht Innovations 2018

I am proud to represent Leicht, the leader in fine European kitchen furniture for many reasons.

When it comes to fulfilling the kitchen desires of the client Leicht always takes the lead. The design world is quickly evolving into one Read more >

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September’s Featured Space of the Month

Nestled in horse country lies a beautiful home, and the kitchen gracefully compliments the architecture of the space beautifully.

The cabinetry is just one of the many features that makes this kitchen so unique. We blended whites and grays creating Read more >

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Fall is the Time for Learning

I have been in this business for over 30 years and my philosophy has always remained the same. I firmly believe that the best thing you can do at the start of a remodel is to know and take advantage Read more >

Wolf's new Contemporary gas cooktop

This month’s featured product: Wolf’s new Contemporary gas cooktop

Please allow me to introduce to you the hottest (no pun intended) appliance that are a must-have item for many of my clients’ kitchens. The initial draw to the new Wolf CG365C/S contemporary gas cooktop is the sleek European design. Read more >

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Online Shopping vs The Design Firm:

Over the past year I have had more and more clients ask me about the pros and cons of online shopping. I have also had projects where the client has purchased their own appliances and plumbing online. These situations have Read more >

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Fog-Free Shower Mirrors

There are so many options for today’s shower that help create an “experience” for us upon entering. We have available to us rain-heads, body sprays, steam units, speakers for our music and so much more. But something that gets frequently Read more >

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A Designer’s New Best Friend:

LED Lights

I have always been a firm believer in the “Murphy’s Law” theory when it comes to the location of recessed lights in a kitchen & bath remodeling project. Just when you need a can located on center in Read more >

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The Transformation Of The Kitchen Sink- Introducing The Galley Workstation.

How the Galley Workstation Improves Kitchens

A very exciting new concept has arrived in the area of kitchen sinks. This concept was created by an award-winning kitchen designer whose vision was to create a sink area where one can handle Read more >

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What’s Trending in Kitchens:

2017 Kitchen Trends

This past month the NKBA (National Kitchen & Bath Association) unveiled the results of what the trends are as we enter into 2017. What I find interesting is that the results mirror my business over the past Read more >

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Exciting Option for LED Lighting

Leicht, a fine German kitchen furniture line has found a terrific use for LED lighting. As an option with their cabinetry, one can now order LED lighting integrated into the cabinet system. No more worrying about seeing whats in a Read more >