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Reusable Everyday Products for a More Sustainable Green Kitchen

Posted by on May 21, 2014 in Chef's Tools, Cleaning, Green Design, Products | Comments Off

  With an environmental policy graduate in the house, the Kelly’s are always looking for ways to be more green in the kitchen....

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Bird Friendly Glass Solutions for Architects, Builders and Homeowners

Posted by on Sep 4, 2013 in Fun, Glass, Green Design, Wacky Wednesday | Comments Off

  I read about bird glass on the Bear Glass Blog, and it is fascinating. To prevent millions of birds from being killed when...

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Top Trends at Living Kitchen 2013 – Rustic Barn Style Wood and Mixed Materials

Posted by on Jan 28, 2013 in Allmilmo, Cabinetry, Countertops, Design, Green Design, Kitchen Design, Learn, Planning, Trends | Comments Off

    What we saw in Europe at IMM Cologne Living Kitchen International Trade Fair was a lot of mixing of materials in the kitchen...

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Design a Kitchen With Recycled Materials & Be a Renovation Angel

Posted by on May 18, 2012 in Fun, Green Design, How To's, Kitchen Design, Learn, Musings, Planning | Comments Off

Recently we worked with a client from Roslyn, Long Island, NY who wanted to recycle salvaged materials and incorporate her vintage finds...

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Wide Plank Floors – Perfect for Kitchens!

Posted by on Jun 1, 2011 in Design, Flooring, Green Design | Comments Off

Wide plank floor lovers have a new reason to celebrate! Carlisle Wide Plank Floors just opened a new showroom in the Architects &...

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Indoor Outdoor Spaces With Glass Walls by Nana Wall

Posted by on May 6, 2011 in Design, Green Design, Outdoor Living, Products, Windows & Walls | Comments Off

As summer approaches, we typically spend a lot of time between the kitchen area and the the outdoor entertaining areas. Large opening...

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Countertop Computing: Object Recognition in Kitchen Environments

Posted by on Apr 1, 2011 in Countertops, Design, Green Design, Kitchen Accessories, Products, Technology | 0 comments

This concept is the perfect blend of my passion for kitchens and technology. Let’s see where the future is heading in our industry....

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Our Showroom Video Tour: Kitchen Designs by Ken Kelly

Posted by on Jan 31, 2011 in Allmilmo, Bath Design, Bentwood, Cabinetry, Design, Green Design, Kalamazoo, Kitchen Design, Musings, Tours & Videos, Videos, Wood-Mode | Comments Off

See Showroom Video Here if YouTube embed isn’t working on your browser (Embed is below) I guess I’m feeling prematurely nostalgic...

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Bentwood Sent Me To Finishing School

Posted by on Jan 10, 2011 in Bentwood, Cabinetry, Design, Fun, Green Design, Kitchen Design, Learn, Musings, Technology | 0 comments

Miss Porters watch out… I recently spent three days in the finishing department at Bentwood’s factory in Lancaster, Texas where I had the...

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Kitchen Countertops: What are Your Best Options?

Posted by on Sep 24, 2010 in Budgeting, Countertops, Design, Glass, Granite, Green Design, Kitchen Design, Learn, Marble, Metals: Stainless & Other, Planning, Quartz, Wood | Comments Off

There are so many beautiful countertop options and styles available for you to consider. Each countertop material has distinct...

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East Coast West Coast Kitchen Trends: A Comparison by Kitchen Designs by Ken Kelly & Danenberg Design (Part 2)

Posted by on Sep 2, 2010 in Countertops, Design, Granite, Green Design, Kitchen Design, Lighting, Other Rooms, Outdoor Kitchens, Products, Trends | Comments Off

In a conversation with the designers at Danenberg Design in California, we thought it would be interesting to compare regional kitchen...

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Kitchen Video Share “Everyday Easy” by Designer Joe Boehm via Kohler & BHG

Posted by on Aug 27, 2010 in Design, Green Design, Hardware & Accessories, Kitchen Accessories, Kitchen Design, Kitchen Faucets, Kitchen Sinks, Products, Tile & Backsplash, Tours & Videos, Videos | Comments Off

Just a quick share for today: I came across this beautiful kitchen courtesy of Kohler and Joe Boehm, Senior Interior Designer at BHG...

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Kosher Kitchen Design With a Modern, Eccentric Take on Going Green

Posted by on Jul 21, 2010 in Cabinetry, Countertops, Design, Green Design, Kitchen Design, Quartz, Tile & Backsplash, Tours & Videos, Videos, Wood-Mode | Comments Off

A kosher kitchen is designed to separate items used for preparation and serving of meat and dairy. Mario Mulea, CR of Kitchen Designs by...

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Eco-Friendly Bamboo Green Kitchen Design on Long Island

Posted by on Jul 13, 2010 in Bentwood, Cabinetry, Countertops, Design, Green Design, Kids Organizing, Kitchen Design, Organizing, Other Rooms, Tours & Videos, Videos | Comments Off

Designer: Ken Kelly, CKD, CBD, CR – Kitchen Designs by Ken Kelly, Inc. Click any image to enlarge My clients chose bamboo because they...

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Bamboo Sinks for Kitchen and Bath: Beautiful, Durable, and Ecologically Responsible

Posted by on May 6, 2010 in Bath Design, Bath Faucets, Bath Sinks, Design, Green Design, Kitchen Design, Products | Comments Off

Not your ordinary sink, Lenova recently introduced these new bamboo sinks, which offer a fabulous way to combine elegant decorative style...

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Green Kitchen-Greener Garden: Blanco’s Solon In-Counter Compost System

Posted by on May 2, 2010 in Design, Green Design, Kitchen Accessories, Kitchen Design, Products | Comments Off

We’re all living a little greener, and BLANCO’s SOLON compost system creates a beautiful way to incorporate composting into our kitchen...

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Design Windows & Doors on a Photo of your Kitchen with this iPhone App

Posted by on Apr 27, 2010 in Design, Green Design, Kitchen Design, Technology, Windows & Walls | Comments Off

Planning to add windows and doors to your kitchen or remodeling project? Tearing pictures out of design magazines may soon become a thing...

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A New Bathtub Designed for Kids

Posted by on Apr 22, 2010 in Bath Accessories, Bath Design, Design, Green Design, Products | Comments Off

Having built something similar to bathe my three dogs, I have to admit I think this new bath product from Safety Tubs for kids is rather...

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Fire Ambiance with a Twist: Affordable, Portable & Clean Burning

Posted by on Apr 22, 2010 in Fun, Great Gadgets, Green Design, Kalamazoo, Lighting, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

A personal favorite at the Kitchen Bath Industry Show (KBIS 2010) were these table-top fire pits featuring Venturi Flame™ Technology,...

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Green Tip: Dimmers Save Money and Energy. See How Much by Trying This Energy-Saving Calculator

Posted by on Apr 9, 2010 in Design, Green Design, Lighting | Comments Off

Installing a dimmer is one of the best green home improvements you can make.  If you dim your lights by 25 percent, you’ll save almost...

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Protecting the Environment- Making sure more than just your cabinets last!

Posted by on Mar 24, 2010 in Green Design, Kitchen Design, Wood-Mode | Comments Off

Whenever you buy cabinetry with the ESP seal, you can be assured that you’re doing your part to protect the environment. The cabinet lines...

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