Monthly Archives: July 2012

How To Work With An Architect

Anyone who’s gone through a major renovation or new construction project can tell you that having a great architect by your side is extremely important. But, finding the right expert is only half the battle. To get the most value from the collaboration, you need to know what to look for and what pitfalls to… Read More »

Kitchen Design Ideas: DIY Painted Shelves

Just found this little design gem – custom painted shelves that look stunning and can be adapted to pretty much any kitchen. One of those ideas that can be done on a weekend with a single trip to Home Depot – yet come out looking like a million bucks. Why limit yourself to monotone shelving… Read More »

Kitchen Design Case Study: Urban Style With Elliptical Range Hood

In this renovation of a historic Gothic mansion, the kitchen designer chose a mix of Gloss Charcoal Oak Veneer wall furniture, Gloss Crystal center island, and Aran White granite for countertop material. A bold central soffit visually connects the wall units to the center island, as well as providing area lighting and a mounting point… Read More »

New Photos – 14″ Jupiter Island – Sleek Tubular Range Hood

The “Jupiter” range hood features a sleek tubular shape for a contemporary look. Made in Italy from the highest-grade AISI 304 stainless steel, and equipped with a powerful 940-CFM blower as well as advanced electronic controls, it offers an unbeatable combination of style and technology. We’ve just added several new images to the photo gallery… Read More »

Kitchen Design Ideas: Custom Panels for Range Hoods

The “Jupiter” tubular range hood from Futuro Futuro offers a rare feature – the ability to accommodate a custom panel. Simply detach the bottom portion of the hood, insert the glass or metal panel, and re-attach the bottom portion. That’s it! No modifications to the range hood are necessary, and the mounting bolts are adjustable… Read More »

New Photos – 14″ Jupiter Light Island – Sleek Tubular Range Hood w/LED

Contemporary style, authentic Italian craftsmanship, and advanced ventilation technology come together in a sleek tubular range hood. The “Jupiter Light” range hood features a finely polished stainless-steel surface, and an elegant LED accent light ring. Made in Italy from the highest-grade AISI 304 stainless steel, and equipped with a powerful 940-CFM blower, the “Jupiter Light”… Read More »

New Photos – “Pearl White” Island Range Hood w/Backlit Curved Glass

How do you transform a boring range hood into an exciting centerpiece? By wrapping it in curved glass “petals” and back-lighting them with rows of LED’s! The final result is a kitchen appliance that looks nothing like an appliance.     The “Pearl” series range hoods are available in black or white glass, in island-mount (ceiling) and wall-mount (chimney style) versions. Made in… Read More »

New Photos – 54″ Skylight – Designer Ceiling Range Hood

The “Skylight” range hood from Futuro Futuro is a unique approach to kitchen ventilation. Flush-mounted into the ceiling, or built into a soffit, it offers powerful airflow without obstructing the view. Modular design with multiple mounting options allows for easy installation.     Equipped with 2 blowers producing 940 CFM (Cubic Feet Per Minute) each, for a total of 1880 CFM,… Read More »

New Photos – Murano “Moonlight” designer glass range hood

The Murano Collection line of designer glass range hoods from Futuro Futuro includes some of the most unique and outstanding designs on the market. The idea behind “Murano Collection” was to transform the range hood from an appliance to a truly decorative object, by replacing the stainless steel of the hood body with a wrap-around… Read More »

Perimeter Suction System – an evolution in range hood technology

How do you improve a range hood that’s already offering powerful airflow, low noise, unique design, and authentic Italian craftsmanship? You invent a new filter system! The Perimeter Suction system is an evolution in kitchen ventilation technology. It shapes the airflow into an “air curtain” effect, making the range hood more efficient as well as… Read More »