Shaun Smith is one of the many talented designers that worked on the Traditional Home New Orleans Showhouse earlier this year, and we had to chance to reconnect with him to talk about first meetings with clients, interior design, popular kitchen design trends, the impact of social media on the industry and more. Read on […]

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Candice Olson: The Heart of the Home

Candice Olson: The Heart of the Home

It’s not uncommon for renovation plans to be pushed off, and this is exactly what happened to Jeff and Chantal. Their very blue, 40-year-old kitchen was slated for renovation when they were expecting baby #3, but then when baby James was born with some serious health concerns their plans for a beautiful new kitchen had […]

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Labor Day Entertaining

3 Easy Ways to Elevate Your Labor Day Entertaining

Labor Day Weekend is the last big holiday of the summer season, as well as a long weekend for everyone to enjoy before we bid adieu to warmer weather. This is also a popular time for culinary enthusiasts to plan a fun get together for friends and family to enjoy good food, good drinks and […]

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Culinary Moments

Culinary Moments: Texture of a Memory

Imagine moving away from your homeland to a new country where you meet new people, encounter new traditions and new food. While it’s exciting to experience and explore new opportunities it’s also hard to leave behind your home and the traditions that you have grown up with. In our latest culinary moments video two brothers […]

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Color in the Kitchen

A Century of Color in the Kitchen

Over the past 100 years many design trends have come and gone. Vivid pink floral tiles may be a thing of the past, but there was a time when this was the hottest style trend and would have made neighbors green with jealousy. While some vintage design trends quickly disappear, never to be heard of […]

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Design

Design a Thermador Kitchen – And Win!

And just like that, the first half of 2016 has flown by. Summer is a busy time for remodeling and completing new construction projects, and we can’t wait to see all the incredible Thermador projects that are in production, or were recently completed. As we quickly pass through the halfway mark of the year we […]

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Designer

Trends with Designer Matthew Quinn

Kitchen Trends may come and go, and every designer has a different take on what is or is not resonating with their clients. A few months ago we sat down and had the opportunity to talk to designer Matthew Quinn about his design in House Beautiful’s Kitchen of the Year. This time around we wanted […]

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Refrigeration

The Evolution of Refrigeration in the American Home

The refrigerator is a staple in kitchens all over the world, and it quickly became an integral part of daily life. Much like many other conveniences that can be found in a home, today’s refrigerators are a result of years of innovation. 100 years ago, when Thermador was first established, preserving food was not as […]

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Culinary

Culinary Moments: Grandma’s Noodle Nostalgia

Do you remember your favorite safe place growing up? For some of us it was our childhood bedroom or a big closet that was separate from everyone else – but many always found solace in grandma’s kitchen. The heart of the home holds memories that are near and dear to our hearts and if you […]

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