Return to splendor

From its grand entry hall to the former servants quarters, this homestead proves history and modern living can go hand-in-hand Read more

Chef's choice

Good kitchen design makes food preparation a pleasure. These high-end kitchens were created by The Stimmel Consulting Group Inc Read more


For eye-catching quartz surfaces in all colors of the imagination, look to Silestone from Cosentino Read more

Pure and simple

Pared-back design and hidden storage solutions make this kitchen an unassuming backdrop to a lively living area Read more


Continually seeking ways to re-invent and improve the kitchen has made German manufacturer Poggenpohl a leader in design Read more

Gourmet gathering

Collaborative dinner parties and cooking demonstrations let you try out appliances before you purchase at Standards of Excellence in Northern California and Nevada Read more

Not seen or heard

For an energy efficient, super quiet dishwasher that can stand out as a feature or blend into the scenery, check out the latest Italian offering from Ariston Read more

Look good, feel good

Environmentally friendly kitchen design doesn't have to mean a compromise when it comes to good looks, says Valcucine Chicago Read more

Surface statement

Hard wearing, versatile and visually pleasing, solid acrylic surfaces from LG Hi-Macs Volcanic Collection tie this remodeled kitchen together Read more

Visual trickery

A few subtle, clever modifications have created a feeling of space and openness in this small apartment Read more

Taking center stage

Creating a fully customized look for your kitchen is easy when you incorporate a La Cornue range from Purcell Murray Read more

Clutter free

Add space and functionality to your kitchen with Rev-A-Shelf cabinet accessories Read more





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Homes Trends Vol. 34/4

Whether space for your new bathroom is generous or modest, you'll want to create a room that not only looks good but is also a breeze to use. And that often means working around restrictions of plumbing locations, the po... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/3

The design of our homes – new or renovated – should be an individualistic response to our lifestyle, family set-up and budget. But there are also common requirements we should all aim for – a balance of public and private... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/1

If you're designing a bathroom for a new home or renovating your existing one, you'll quickly discover how involved the process can be.It's not only the challenge of how to fit the different functional zones into the ofte... Read more