Category Archives: Traditional

Slim Designer Range Hood in 75-Million-Dollar Duplex NYC Penthouse

The Residences at Ritz Carlton Battery Park is an exclusive collection of ultra-luxury condos with breathtaking views of New York City skyline, and access to all the world-class amenities offered by the Ritz Carlton Hotel. Although the Residence units have been sold out shortly after development was completed, on rare occasion, individual units are offered… 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 »

New White Range Hood Model – “Minimal White”

Futuro Futuro’s designer range hoods collection includes over 200 models suitable for a wide variety of kitchen environments. But, while stainless steel remains a very popular choice of material for appliances, more and more designers and architects are asking for white appliances, to match the neutral colors trend. Introducing… the “Minimal White” model line of… Read More »

Project Review: Willenberg Kitchen by InDetail Interiors – Futuro Futuro 36″ Rainbow Wall range hood

  Project: Willenberg Kitchen Design Firm: InDetail Interiors [website] [Houzz profile] Designer: Cheryl Clendenon Range Hood: Futuro Futuro 36″ Rainbow Wall [product info] This small suburban home featured the typical 1980’s “closed-in” kitchen layout, with cramped 8′ high ceilings and overhead cabinetry “hiding” the cook from the family dining area. The client wanted to update… Read More »

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… Read More »

Futuro Futuro “Streamline W” Island Range Hood

The “Streamline” model range hood offers an ultra-sleek design with a unique “accent light” feature. Turning on the work light also illuminates the “accent light” strip on the side, making the hood look even thinner, and adding a cool visual effect. Check out this designer hood installed in a customer’s kitchen:   Image courtesy of… 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 »

New Photos – 34″ Murano “Empire” designer glass range hood

Part of the award-winning Murano Collection model line, the “Empire” design features a Baroque-style accent over a subtle off-white background. The “Empire” is perfect for French-style kitchens, as well as any other design where sophistication and style is called for. The Murano “Empire” design is available in 34″ island-mount version suitable for cooktops up to 36″… Read More »

New Photos – 36″ Connecticut Wall classic style range hood

Designing a country-style, classic, or provincial kitchen? You’ll need an effective kitchen hood. The Connecticut range hood with a solid wood frame by Futuro Futuro can be painted, stained, and customized to fit any decor. It’s made in Italy from the highest-grade materials, and includes a powerful yet quiet blower motor. Customization options include: Choice… Read More »

Creative Range Hood Duct Cover Solution

Most kitchen range hoods can be used in “recirculating” (also called “ductless”) mode, or connected to an outside duct. In a recirculating installation, charcoal filters trap odors before the air is released back into the room. Unfortunately, the charcoal filters restrict airflow (by as much as 40-45% in some cases), and require regular replacement. For… Read More »