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Innovative Kitchen Sinks


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Whether it is washing your hands or washing your dishes, the humble sink is thought of as utilitarian rather than attractive, eye catching or even innovative! Sinks have reinvented themselves and the materials, shapes, and even the way water flows in and out of them now could even enhance your room.

If you are trying to add interest to your home, look what eye catching sinks will do for yours.

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Kitchen remodeling in a down economy – part 1.


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As house values are down across the board and loans / mortgages are harder to get, homeowners are finding few easy-money options for grand remodels. But hey, you probably should not do that anyway! Instead, why not go after projects that cost less, or even garner practical savings and keep their value much better when it comes time to sell.

This is very true for kitchens: usually oneof the (if not THE) most expensive room in your home, a remodel can even cost anything upwards of $50.000 – which can be as much as 10% of the value of your home.  Instead of spending a ton of money, let’s see a few options on modest, practical, recessionproof improvements that build a home’s long-term value while conserving energy or just allow you to rest and enjoy your kitchen.

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New Danze kitchen faucets


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It’s something you don’t even realize, but the humble kitchen faucet is probably the most-used part of your kitchen. Just count: how many times you turn it on when you need fresh water. Choosing the right one is important not just for the look your kitchen but for quality and reliability too.

Faucets come in great variety regarding form and function: single- or two-handled, pull-out , pull-down or static, normal, arched or even the recently popular pot-filler faucet. Today I’d like to show a few ones from Danze, a well-known company for durable faucets, together with the kitchen styles they go well with.


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Kitchen trends for 2011


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First, let me wish a happy new year for you, dear reader! And now, I think it’s time for the ‘obligatory’ trends post, as the new year starts – we all need to start from somewhere, don’t we?

You usually build your kitchen to last for quite a few years, however if you’re like me, you also try to get inspiration from several sources and keep on top of the latest and greatest. Trends in kitchen design are sometimes considered temporary fads, appearing one day, passing the next. However, if you look deeper, there are trends that are consistent, quite some of them are here to stay.
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Top 5 Contemporary Kitchen Pull Out Faucets


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A beautiful addition to any kitchen, a pull-out faucets features a high arching spout that makes a strong design statement. Besides, it’s quite useful as well.

These five faucets offer the latest designs from the best brands. Rather than cheap plastic parts, these are faucets with a solid steel construction for an exquisite finish and lasting durability. These faucets make cooking more convenient as large pots and pans fit beneath the high spouts and the pull-out hand spray can reach even the farthest corners of the sink. A tall faucet offers a highly visible presence with a trendy style. With gleaming finishes like stainless steel, matte platinum and polished chrome, the faucets have a solid functional elegance. These sharp kitchen pull out faucets will add both function and glamour to your  kitchen.

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