Sea Gull Ambiance Glyde LED

Kitchen and Bath Undercabinet Products: Counter Intelligence

For decades, incandescent (especially halogen and xenon) light sources dominated the undercabinet lighting market. Fluorescent versions made some inroads because they last longer and are more energy-efficient, but now LED is fast-becoming the leader with its low heat, no UV, no mercury, and super-bright illumination. Best of all, many new models eliminate the problem of […]

Kitchen and Bath Post Shoe Report

Kitchen and Bath Post Show Report

KBIS 2014 Drew Giant Crowd Organized by the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) welcomed 31,092 professionals to this year’s show in Las Vegas, a nearly 145 percent increase over last year.  Part of that success can be attributed to the decision to hold KBIS under the umbrella […]

2014 Kitchen Bath Report

2014 Kitchen and Bath Trend Report

What’s hot – and what’s not – in these two key rooms serve as a bellwether for lighting manufacturers, designers, and retailers to stay in touch with consumer wants.  According to the annual Design Trends Survey recently released by The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), contemporary styles with minimal lines and little ornamentation will […]

ELK Lighting Three-Light LED Bath Bar,

2014 Spring Bath Trends II: Bath Bliss

Just as Industrial and Nostalgic/Retro looks are popular in kitchens and dining areas, many of the latest bath lighting fixtures are echoing those aesthetics to allow for design continuity throughout the home.  In addition, clean and Contemporary styles remain in the top spot of what homeowners are seeking when renovating an existing bath or when […]

2014 Bath Trends

2014 Spring Bath Trends: Bath Bliss

 Clean, Contemporary looks are what’s winning over consumers when it comes to the interior design of their master baths. In fact, many homeowners are inspired by spas and wellness retreats and want to recreate that Zen-like appearance with white, bright colors along with tranquil shades of blue. Simple lines for the cabinetry and neutral colors […]

May 2012 Kitchen and Bathroom Lighting Products

Bathroom Product Showcase

    Justice Design Group: This modular four-light bath bar (#8924-30) pairs oval Artisan glass shades with a mercury glass finish. A Dark Bronze finish adds depth to the backplate. The fixture can be installed as an up or downlight and takes four 100-watt A19 bulbs (not included) Feiss Quarry Collection offers two styles of […]

Delta Faucet and Progress Lighting: No More Guesswork

Delta Faucet and Progress Lighting: No More Guesswork

Consumers can easily match their plumbing hardware to their lighting thanks to a unique partnership. When renovating their kitchens and baths, many homeowners feel overwhelmed by all of the choices. Taking some of the angst out of coordinating the finishes and styles among their appliances, plumbing, and decorative hardware is a strategic partnership between a […]

Ferguson Showroom Feature Lighting

Ferguson: An Interview with Sharon Helbert & Sam Rose

 Sharon Helbert, Program Manager/Lighting, and Sam Rose, director/Showrooms at Ferguson discuss buying trends at the Ferguson showrooms. EnLIGHTenment Mag: Are more consumers coming into Ferguson to buy lighting as well as their kitchen/bath products, or is it more of a secondary purchase? Sharon: We are seeing both scenarios.  In our more mature lighting locations, our […]

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Rovato Blue Stone glass

Rovato Blue Stone glass

The Galley Sink by Roger Shollmier

Roger Shollmier: Galley Sink

Roger Shollmier: Galley Sink