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4th of July Party Ideas for Grilling and Entertaining Outdoors

Posted by on Jul 3, 2014 in Featured, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

Happy 4th of July! I love this holiday because it connects all Americans with each other in a flash of tremendous gratitude. We are ready...

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Our First Backyard Pizza with the Kalamazoo Outdoor Pizza Oven

Posted by on Jun 17, 2013 in Cabinetry, Design, Kalamazoo, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

Today I want to show you some live “in the wild” photos of the pizza oven in action. This weekend, we made our first backyard...

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Custom Outdoor Kitchen Photos Kalamazoo Grills and Cabinetry

Posted by on May 13, 2013 in Cabinetry, Featured, Kalamazoo, Learn, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products, Trends | Comments Off

Award-winning chefs and individuals who simply appreciate the finer things, recognize Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet as the crème de la crème...

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Kalamazoo Hybrid Grill – A Long Island Outdoor Kitchen Design Exclusive

Posted by on Apr 29, 2013 in Cabinetry, Featured, Kalamazoo, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

At Kitchen Designs by Ken Kelly, we are gearing up for the best outdoor kitchen season yet. Last year we completed several fully outfitted...

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How to Use Fire Elements to Create Outdoor Kitchen and Patio Ambiance

Posted by on Jul 16, 2012 in How To's, Learn, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products, Seasonal Finds | Comments Off

One of the things I love about summer is the time we spend using the outside of our property. For Ken and I, our yard and gardens are our...

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Kalamazoo Outdoor Pizza Ovens Sold Out

Posted by on Jun 28, 2012 in Kalamazoo, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

    It is no surprise that we are sold out of our early season inventory of the Kalamazoo Pizza Oven. A new client loved it so...

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Create an Elegant Outdoor Kitchen and Avoid Two Common Mistakes

Posted by on Jun 4, 2012 in How To's, Kalamazoo, Learn, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

  When you are ready to design your outdoor kitchen area, think about how you entertain and want to use the space. Many of our...

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16 Outdoor Kitchen Ideas Perfect for Entertaining

Posted by on Jun 1, 2012 in Chef's Tools, Fun, Great Gadgets, Kalamazoo, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

One of the hottest trends we are seeing on Long Island is an increase in requests for outdoor kitchens… not just a new BBQ...

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How to Build the Best Outdoor Kitchen Together

Posted by on Apr 2, 2012 in Appliances, Cabinetry, Design, How To's, Kalamazoo, Learn, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

The best outdoor kitchen design starts with a thorough evaluation of your outdoor cooking and outdoor entertaining needs. Ask yourself the...

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The Emeco Navy Kitchen Counterstools Chairs and Barstools

Posted by on Mar 2, 2012 in Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products, Stools & Seating | Comments Off

Shown here are the fabulous (and comfortable) Emeco Navy® chairs and stools.  They are  enduring, timeless, hand welded and hand brushed...

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Outdoor Living Resources

Posted by on Dec 20, 2011 in Kalamazoo, Learn, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products, Resources | Comments Off

  Outdoor Living Resources: Quick Links Update: To easily do your kitchen planning and shopping research, we have moved our designer...

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Never Too Soon To Start Planning Next Year’s Outdoor Kitchen!

Posted by on Nov 6, 2011 in Design, Outdoor Kitchens | Comments Off

An outdoor kitchen is a wonderful addition to your home, especially when nestled in view of your garden and backyard landscape. Our family...

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Sag Harbor Kitchen Showroom at Kitchen Designs by Ken Kelly

Posted by on Oct 27, 2011 in Allmilmo, Appliances, Bentwood, Bornholm, Cabinetry, Design, Events & News, Fun, Kalamazoo, Kitchen Design, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Wood-Mode | Comments Off

The first display is finished in our Sag Harbor Kitchen Showroom on Long Island’s East End!  The kitchen showroom is in the heart of...

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Introducing The First Outdoor-Rated Dishwasher

Posted by on Apr 8, 2011 in Design, Kalamazoo, Learn, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

Spring and fall are the two main seasons when our clients come to us for outdoor kitchens. This  year our top brand, Kalamazoo, announced...

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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 | 0 comments

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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Outdoor Kitchen Designs: Kalamazoo Outdoor Pizza Oven Video

Posted by on Apr 30, 2010 in Design, Kalamazoo, Kitchen Design, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

Recently I blogged about Outdoor Kitchen Designs and Kalamazoo’s newly designed  Outdoor Pizza Oven. The video and interview below...

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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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Cook with Any Combination of Charcoal, Wood and Gas on a Kalamazoo Hybrid Grill

Posted by on Apr 6, 2010 in Design, Kalamazoo, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

Not your typical run-of-the mill Bar-B-Ques–this is one incredibly designed product. It is no suprise it inspires such a loyal...

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Outdoor Kitchens: Kalamazoo Artisan Fire Pizza Oven…Right in Your Own Backyard

Posted by on Mar 29, 2010 in Design, Kalamazoo, Outdoor Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Products | Comments Off

Bring old-world pizza oven cooking to your outdoor kitchen with Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet’s stainless steel pizza oven. Create...

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