The New In-counter Cooling Cylinder

U-Chill integrated bottle cooling cylinder

U-Chill In-counter Cooling Cylinder

The kitchen has always been the heart of the home and with homeowners requesting even more flexible use of spaces, the open floor plan and use of the kitchen for working and entertaining isn’t going to decrease any time soon. With the demand for flexible space I’m also seeing a rise in the request for smart storage solutions.

A new, innovative cooling system designed to maintain a near-constant temperature of chilled beverages while you enjoy them is sure to have multi-generation appeal. Continue readingThe New In-counter Cooling Cylinder

It’s Time to Disconnect

It's Time to Disconnect | KitchAnn Style

Chances are your smartphone is within arm’s reach right now, if you’re not already using it to read this.

We’re spending more time than ever on our digital devices—did you know the average employee checks 40 websites a day, switching activities 37 times an hour, changing tasks every two minutes.? With the flood of incoming texts, emails, calls, and push notifications, it’s rare if our screens stay dark for more than a moment.

The negative psychological, social and physical impacts are real. If this sounds familiar …it’s time for a change. It’s time for a Digital Detox! Disconnect to reconnect!

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Design in 2017 Will be More Authentic

Modern dark Farmhouse | KitchAnn Style
As we look in the rear view mirror at 2016 we greet 2017 with the desire to reboot, reprioritize and seek authenticity.

PANTONE understood these needs when they selected Greenery as the Color of the Year for 2017. According to Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, Greenery “symbolizes the reconnection we seek with nature, one another and a larger purpose.” Continue readingDesign in 2017 Will be More Authentic