Kitchen Designs by Ken Kelly Long Island Kitchen Bath Showrooms: Design Blog, Photos, Ideas for Remodeling

The New Kitchen Desk Landing With No Bulky Phone Chargers

Posted by on Apr 21, 2014 in Design, Kitchen Design, Learn, Technology, Trends | Comments Off

  For years, many kitchens have included a desk area — a place to sit down, write checks, file recipes, and possibly have a...

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A Wake Up Call for Bacon Lovers

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in Fun, Technology, Wacky Wednesday | Comments Off

    Bacon Lovers App Turns iPhone Into A Bacon Scent Alarm Clock Imagine waking up to the smell of freshly cooked bacon every...

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Revolutionary iPhone Coffee Faucet Dispenses Hot/Cold Beverages

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in Featured, Fun, Learn, Technology, Trends, Wacky Wednesday | Comments Off

    Be your own barista with a tap and an app with this award-winning luxury under-counter coffee and beverage center. I made...

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Luxury Spa Bath Experience with Mr. Steam

Posted by on Mar 11, 2014 in Bath Accessories, Bath Design, Learn, Products, Technology, Trends | Comments Off

Imagine 15 bloggers in a steam room? It’s the only place Mr.Steam would throw a party. Mr.Steam, a sponsor of BlogTour Vegas, hosted...

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Techie Products that Help Us Cook – Dacor Wins Best of Kitchen and Bath Show

Posted by on Feb 12, 2014 in Appliances, Learn, Products, Technology, Trends, Videos, Wacky Wednesday | Comments Off

Last Tuesday at KBIS 2014, Ken and I had the honor of judging the Best of KBIS entries along with fellow members of  Modenus BlogTour Las...

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iRobot – Let A Robot Clean Your Kitchen

Posted by on Jan 29, 2014 in Cleaning, Learn, Products, Technology | Comments Off

  Vacuum cleaning robots, floor scrubbing robots, floor mopping robots, pool cleaning and even gutter cleaning robots…Oh My! Founded...

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The Interactive Cooktop – Are We Getting Closer?

Posted by on Jan 22, 2014 in Fun, Learn, Technology, Videos, Wacky Wednesday | Comments Off

    From smart phones to smart cooktops, this is multitasking at its best… Cook a meal, read a blog post from your cooktop,...

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Liquid Assets: Control and Manage Your Wine Collection

Posted by on Dec 11, 2013 in Featured, Fun, Hardware & Accessories, Organizing, Products, Technology, Trends, Wacky Wednesday, Wine Storage | Comments Off

  Calling all wine collectors! With one device, you can  manage and control your liquid assets and get that wine cellar organized....

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Sub-Zero Wolf Will Launch the Largest Product Rollout in Company History

Posted by on Jun 10, 2013 in Design, Featured, Kitchen Accessories, Kitchen Design, Learn, Products, Technology, Trends | Comments Off

News from Sub Zero Wolf… Last year, Ken and I had the privilege of welcoming Steve Dunlap, Vice President of Sales for Sub-Zero and...

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Blanco’s Faucet Technology Breakthrough at Living Kitchen Germany

Posted by on Jan 23, 2013 in Design, Kitchen Faucets, Kitchen Sinks, Learn, Products, Technology, Videos | Comments Off

  Blanco’s expanded offerings give us an enormous variety of options allowing us to respond to the preferences of our clients. As...

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Our Visit to Gaggenau Ambassadors Program – Dream Appliances

Posted by on Oct 18, 2012 in Appliances, Chef's Tools, Events & News, Fun, Great Gadgets, Kitchen Accessories, Kitchen Design, Kitchen Tricks, Learn, Planning, Products, Technology, Trends | Comments Off

Last week Ken and I had the opportunity to fly out to California and were welcomed to the Gaggenau Ambassadors Program in the new BSH...

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New Displays at Kitchen Designs by Ken Kelly Long Island Showrooms

Posted by on Oct 7, 2012 in Allmilmo, Appliances, Bentwood, Cabinetry, Events & News, Fun, Kitchen Accessories, Kitchen Design, Kitchen Faucets, Kitchen Sinks, Learn, Musings, Products, Technology, Trends, Wood-Mode | Comments Off

Sneak Preview of some of our New Displays at both our showroom locations. Blanco fixtures in our showroom (Where we shot the Culina...

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Coffee Bars and Beverage Stations and Wine in the Kitchen Oh My!

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in Appliances, Kids in the Kitchen, Kitchen Accessories, Kitchen Design, Learn, Planning, Products, Technology | Comments Off

Our kitchen designers are installing more and more beverage stations in the kitchen. From coffee bars to wine refrigerators to...

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7 Best Questions to Ask About Factory vs Job Site Finishes

Posted by on Oct 20, 2011 in Allmilmo, Bentwood, Bornholm, Budgeting, Cabinetry, Care & Cleaning, Design, How To's, Learn, Planning, Technology, Wood-Mode | 0 comments

Factory Finish vs Job Site Finish I want to thank Randy Pittard, owner of Bentwood Luxury Kitchens and Todd Henson for allowing Ken and I...

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Directory of Manufacturers to do Your Kitchen Research

Posted by on Aug 8, 2011 in Allmilmo, Bentwood, Bornholm, Budgeting, Cabinetry, Design, Kalamazoo, Learn, Planning, Resources, Technology, Wood-Mode | 0 comments

I just wanted to drop you a note in case you didn’t see this on our main website. It is an area where our clients spend a lot of...

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Happy Easter! Egg Dyeing 101 iPhone iTouch App

Posted by on Apr 2, 2011 in Learn, Seasonal Finds, Technology | Comments Off

I was reading the Stagetecture blog when I came across this iPhone/iPod Easter Egg Dying App. The eggcellent app allows you to create...

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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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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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Cutting Edge Hidden Television Technology for Bath & Shower

Posted by on Jul 16, 2010 in Bath Accessories, Bath Design, Design, Products, Technology | Comments Off

Multiple showerheads, overhead “rain” showers, body sprays, hand sprays, steam showers, towel warmers… move over and...

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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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Functional, Illuminated Closet Wardrobe Organization

Posted by on Apr 24, 2010 in Closet Organizing, Design, Hardware & Accessories, Learn, Lighting, Lighting Tips, Organizing, Other Rooms, Products, Technology | Comments Off

Functional wardrobe organization and closet lighting was in full swing at KBIS (Kitchen and Bath Industry Show) this year. These...

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Countertop Color Selector: mySurface for iPhone iPod

Posted by on Apr 24, 2010 in Countertops, Design, Fun, Great Gadgets, Quartz, Technology | Comments Off

This is a fun gadget to have when trying to match countertop colors with your kitchen cabinetry. DuPont’s mySurface is a free app...

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