Category Archives: Kitchen Tips

Cleaning Range Hood Filters

When it comes to range hood maintenance, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. It’s best to keep range hood filters clean on a regular basis – a run through the dishwasher once a week or every 2 weeks is usually all that’s needed to keep the grease filter in top shape. To make maintenance easy, all Futuro Futuro range hood filters are dishwasher-safe, and the vast majority of our range hood models have an electronic control

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5 Unconventional Ways to Modernize Your Kitchen

5 Unconventional Ways to Modernize Your Kitchen   The kitchen is probably the most utilized space in the house after the living area. Kitchens are the bread basket and often the soul of any household. Kitchens come in all shapes and sizes, from a kitchen nook to an old farm-style kitchen with an enormous table as its focal point. Cool, but what if you want to modernise your kitchen? You want something completely different, something that gives your kitchen a distinct

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Mixing and Matching

This 2-by-1-inch Coastal Keystones collection in straight-mounted Tradewind features Colorbody Porcelain tile from Daltile and glass tile from Oceanside Glass Tile If you’re thinking of adding a tile backsplash, you don’t have to stick with just one material. Try combining different materials and textures to bring visual interest to your walls. The Coastal Keystones collection from Daltile features both Daltile porcelain body and Oceanside Glass Tile on pre-mounted sheets. While the porcelain offers a traditional sheen, the translucent glass offers

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Design Tips for Home Sellers

This is a special edition of Sensible Style, one geared toward the thousands of homeowners wanting–or needing–to sell their homes, condos or townhouses. As a recent home seller and house hunter myself, as well as a professional kitchen and bath designer, I can share tips from every perspective to help you sell your place quicker, and for more money. These low-cost design tips can improve your home for prospective buyers without a major investment of materials or labor. In fact,

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5 Tips for a Streamlined Kitchen

When it’s time to buy a new kitchen, it’s the ideal opportunity to re-evaluate your needs and consider the most effective way to get the most from your space. A well-planned combination of cabinet space, open shelving and drawer units can make all the difference to the available storage space – especially in compact kitchen areas. For a streamlined design, here are the top tips to consider: 1.Try a asymmetrical look and team together wall-mounted cabinets and open shelves to

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