The kitchen is the heart of the house, where we go for nourishment and to gather with friends and family. Kitchens should be hardworking, but they should also be enjoyable spaces to spend time in. The following countdown of the most popular kitchen photos uploaded to Houzz since Jan. 1 balance these two requirements perfectly. Oversize kitchen islands and lots of built-in storage mix with hand-painted tile and carefully crafted woodwork to create functional, memorable designs.
Here’s what BuzzFeed Food writer Hannah Loewentheil has to say about it: “I’d been contemplating buying an air fryer for quite some time, but it wasn’t until I found myself cooking every night with my family due to COVID-19 that I finally decided it was the right time to get one. Friends of mine were raving about their new Instant Vortex Plus 6-in-1 Air Fryer, so after reading similar feedback on Amazon, I decided it looked like a winner. And it happens to be made by the same company that makes the crowd-favorite Instant Pot. I figured I would
You may be planning for a major kitchen renovation, including new appliances, plumbing, countertops or cabinets. Instead, you may be…
You may be planning for a major kitchen renovation, including new appliances, plumbing, countertops or cabinets. Instead, you may be aiming to spruce up the space with a smaller budget. A kitchen renovation is rarely cheap, but there are ways to save. Here’s what you need to know.
How Much Does a Kitchen Remodel Cost?
Based on online estimates, home improvement resource company HomeAdvisor’s reported national averages for renovation costs and expert insights, here’s how the cost of a
American Standard’s new Semi-Professional kitchen faucet from the Studio S collection features a tightly wound spring.
American Standard debuted its new Studio S collection at KBIS, including the Semi-Professional kitchen faucet shown here. The faucet has magnetic docking to keep the spray head in place, and the booth representative noted that the tight spring (as with Kohler’s model) is easier to clean than faucets wound with a looser spring. It’s available in chrome, brushed nickel, polished nickel, hard graphite and brushed Cool Sunrise, a gold shade.
Buying the wrong dishwasher can mean years of annoyance: It’ll take two hours to wash your plates, making a racket the whole time, and you end up having to hand wash tough stains away anyway. If you’re determined to buy a dishwasher that actually gets the job done, here are some features and specs to consider beforehand.
SKIP AHEAD Best dishwashers
How to buy a dishwasher
The best dishwashers excel at some specific capabilities.
Washing and drying
Obviously, you’ll want a dishwashing machine powerful enough to get all the stains off your dishes. You’ll also want to consider how