The kitchen has undoubtedly become a major focal point in the home, from creating memorable meals to entertaining dinner guests. Jazz it up with these basic tips for creating an expensive look in your kitchen. Continue reading
Your kitchen’s backsplash plays an important role in protecting your kitchen wall from messy food splatters and harsh cleaning chemicals that are easy to clean. It also plays an important role in potentially providing a beautiful focal point that ties together your kitchen’s entire look. While the kitchen cabinets and countertop are very large, the backsplash is small enough to be the perfect place to add your own personality and style without becoming overwhelming or overly fussy. If you’re still deciding on a backsplash for a new kitchen or ready to add some flair to your existing kitchen, here are 5 different backsplash designs you don’t want to miss. Continue reading
School’s back in session which means the Holidays will be here before you know it. In just a few short months, there’ll be parties for hosting, marshmallows for roasting, and you know the rest! Out of all of the seasonal traditions, food is what helps make the Holidays feel special. From gathering around the dinner table to enjoy a perfectly browned Turkey and Grandma’s famous yams to handing out freshly baked goods while joining in on Christmas carols, delicious food is always at the heart of bringing people together. Continue reading
One of the most important design aspects in your kitchen is the lighting. Insufficient lighting can make a kitchen feel dark and dingy while glaring overhead lighting can make it too harsh. However, the perfect mix of lighting can add dimension and depth to your space that creates comfort, functionality, and beauty. The goal with your kitchen’s lighting is to illuminate your space while reducing glare and shadows. The best way to achieve this goal is with multiple sources of lighting layered on top of each other to create a maximum effect: ambient lighting, task lighting, and accent lighting. Ambient lighting paired with task lighting provides shadow-free workspaces while accent lighting creates drama and beauty. The simple steps below will help you layer on lighting with ease to give your kitchen a richer environment. Continue reading
As the largest appliance in your home, the refrigerator stands tall as a monument in both form and function. It is the first appliance you notice when you walk into a kitchen and the one you will use the most in your own home. It’s easy to see a beautiful refrigerator and decide then and there that is the refrigerator you want for your own home. But just as the style of your refrigerator can make or break the look of your kitchen, its capabilities can do the same to your kitchen’s functionality. You may love the look of a built-in refrigerator but is it really the best option for your large family? You may love the price tag of a standard refrigerator but does it keep in style with your professional kitchen? When shopping for a new refrigerator, choose one that fits both your kitchen’s style as well as your lifestyle. Below we explain the differences in refrigerator styles so you can make an informed decision.
With the recent news of tariffs being placed on steel and aluminum imports from Canada, Mexico, and Europe, you may be wondering as a consumer how this change will impact your life. Both of these metals are obviously critical raw resources for machinery, from airplanes and automobiles to pipelines and – you guessed it – major kitchen and laundry appliances.
Buying a new dishwasher can be a tantalizing task. Walk into any appliance store and you’ll find many stainless steel fronts that are the same size and could practically all be the same appliance. But that’s okay because all you really need is a dishwasher that cleans your dishes, right? Well, and one that isn’t too loud. And requires no extra drying. With the flexibility to fit every type of dish. And, naturally, looks ridiculously good-looking in your kitchen. So how can you make sure the dishwasher you purchase has everything you need? Fortunately, KitchenAid® has the dishwasher features to satisfy your every dishwashing need, and we have the breakdown of each feature to make sure you make an informed decision. Continue reading
Mark your calendars! It’s that time of year again – the Virginia Sales Tax Holiday is coming! The 3-day sale starts first thing this Friday, August 3rd, 2018 and ends at exactly 11:59pm on Sunday, August 5th, 2018. That means you have precisely 72 hours to shop!
Standing tall as the largest appliance in your kitchen, your refrigerator will have a big impact on both your kitchen’s style and function. Buying a refrigerator today goes beyond choosing whether it will be stainless steel, black, or white. Now you can choose a custom panel ready refrigerator to give your kitchen a complete built-in look and even models with 5 doors. The bold design of KitchenAid refrigerators is crafted to make a statement in every kitchen while offering the features to keep your ingredients fresher for longer and always easy to find. Discover which KitchenAid refrigerator design is perfect for your dream kitchen.
Ready to buy a range but not sure which style or features to choose? We’re here to help! Below we have laid out the range basics you need to know so you can make an informed decision.