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 >


Featured Kitchen by the Hall Design Group

Nestled in the Chagrin Valley lives a young family. When they approached me and asked me to work on their project I was excited to have the opportunity. This was a project where we truly wanted to bring the outdoors Read more >


Back From Germany!

What an amazing trip to Germany! I was able to spend 2 full days at Leicht’s world headquarters and am excited to pass along all of the new and cutting edge items that I have never seen in my 30 Read more >

NARI Home Show

Here We Go Again

Well it’s that time again. Show season is right around the corner and I will be giving several presentations over the next 3 months. Please see the schedule for the first show listed below. This is the 2017 NARI show Read more >

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Holiday Cooking Class

I would like to give a big shout out to Chef Brian Kabb for a terrific evening out at The Western Reserve School of Cooking this past week. If you ever have the opportunity you should take one of Brian’s Read more >

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Webinars: Another Exciting Educational Tool Presented by the Hall Design Group

Throughout the years, I have gathered a collection of educational tools to guide the kitchen & bath consumer through the challenging task of remodeling. These tools have included many seminars, classes, design guides and pricing guides. The Hall Design Group Read more >

Something to Think about when Selecting a Stainless Sink

Todays trend toward simpler, cleaner lines can also be found when selecting a kitchen stainless sink. There is now a growing popularity towards “zero degree radius” sinks. What this means is that the inside corner of the stainless sinks has Read more >


Exciting News!! Off to Germany

leicht1 leicht2Just received word that I am on my way to the Leicht (fine German kitchen furniture) within the next 3 weeks for a very educational week amoxicillin online canada. Follow along with me as I learn about and document Read more >

Walnut Drawer Boxes

walnut-drawer1-smallJust when we think we have seen everything with kitchen cabinet drawers along comes another option. This one does not necessarily add any function to the kitchen cabinet drawer system but the drawer box adds ever so much elegance to Read more >

Solving outlet location issues in a kitchen

From time to time I run across a situation in a kitchen where code requires an outlet to be in a location but there is limited space in which to install one. A couple of examples of this are in Read more >