Category: Kitchen

Move your kitchen to the backyard! Let’s talk outdoor kitchens.

In some areas summer has already hit and the thought of walking into your kitchen and cooking in this heat is a solid no go. Let’s face it we have all gotten pretty creative when it comes to summer cooking, preparing the meal in the mornings when it is cooler, spending a solid day preparing the main items of a meal so you only have to heat it up and even reducing the meal to sandwiches and cold salads. Anything to beat the heat! Read More

The Perfect Lighting for Your Kitchen

 

 

You want your kitchen to be functional yet look elegant and modern. Lighting can be a tricky task in the kitchen. Depending on where your kitchen is centered you want to make sure the light is set to perfection. Incorrect lighting can make a kitchen feel dull, dark and dingy. In order to choose the correct lighting, you will want to create zones within these spaces which can create a bit of a challenge. Changing our mood, depending on the function, at the click of a switch. If you have any questions you can visit Plumbtile or contact one of our experts. Read More

Why Now is the Perfect Time to Refinance Your Home!

The housing market just got a boost when the Federal Reserve lowered the interest rates even more. This is great news for those looking to purchase a home but even better news for homeowners. You can now refinance your home to lower your monthly payment, consolidate and pay off/down your credit card debt and even have enough left for home improvements. Read More

Tile Kitchen Countertops

While many homeowners reserve tile for floors and backsplashes, tile countertops can be an excellent—and affordable—option. Ceramic tile is impervious to heat and water, and when properly glazed, it won’t stain. Proper sealant helps ensure grout won’t discolor or stain, and large-format tiles cover a lot of area with minimal grout lines. Still most popular out west, ceramic tile is a solid option worth a second look. Read More

Plumbtile Visits KBIS

Plumbtile takes pride in carrying the best and most innovative products to date. We pay close attention to exciting new products and keep up with all current trends.  This year we attended the KBIS in Las Vegas. KBIS has showcased the kitchen and bath industry for 50 years. The Best of KBIS celebrates the most innovative new products of the year! We are privileged to carry some of these amazing brands. Read More

Green Resources

Green design is a science, not an art. Some principles apply across the board, but many measures will depend on your home’s age, construction techniques used, building codes, local climate (temperature and humidity) and the land on which your home sits. If you’re going to get serious about green, you’ll want to do a lot of research and eventually some testing. To help you along, we’ve provided this list of recommended resources. Read More

French Country Bathroom & Kitchen Must Haves

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Every house has it’s gathering room, you know the one that the family comes together in to talk about their day, make plans for the future and socialize and for many it is the kitchen. A French country kitchen is like wrapping yourself in a warm fuzzy blanket. French country style and design brings out a feeling of a traditional and humble life. Read More