Entries by HulaFish

This Is Not Your Mom’s Laundry Room

The laundry room is often treated like a stepchild in the home, relegated to the basement, housed in a closet or shoved in the corner. Doing laundry isn’t considered a glamorous activity, and the space frequently reflects the task. Blah! However, when the laundry room is clean, bright and well organized, the chore can take […]

The Pros and Cons for Open Shelves in the Kitchen

Open shelving provides a combination of an aesthetic focal point with superb functionality.  They enable homeowners to showcase a dramatic backsplash, display dishes, pottery, sculptures, plants, herbs, dishware and glassware, and more. Plus, open shelves provide home chefs with the functionality to access their favorite cooking tools within arm’s reach. So, what’ the downside? Open […]

Technology for the Kitchen

We are surrounded by technology at work, in our cars, and just about every aspect of our lives, including the kitchen. Many of our clients want to take advantage of technological advancements explicitly developed for the kitchen as part of their remodel. We see personal home assistants and dedicated kitchen tablets trending upward in this […]

Kitchen Trends for 2019

It’s a new year, and that means, new trends in kitchen design! A recent Whirlpool Corporation survey found that 52 percent of consumers believe they spend too much time cooking and 58 percent of consumers reported that they would like to spend less time doing laundry. Other findings in the Whirlpool survey include: Nearly 75 percent […]

Bath Trends for 2019

As we look forward to an exciting 2019, we want to share with the bath trends we expect to dominate in 2019: Undercounter and console sinks for vanities are on trend. White remains the dominant color for bathroom sinks. 2019 is likely to bring sinks that incorporate more mixed metals such as copper or cast […]