March 18, 2015
Kitchen technology

Technology in the Kitchen

Kitchen Technology Blending technology and design in the kitchen is nothing new. As we become more dependent on technology, so do our homes. Let’s look at some of the kitchen technology trends you may want to incorporate in your next major remodel. LIGHTING LEDs We’ve said it […]
March 18, 2015
Everyday Plumbing Tips

Everyday Plumbing Tips

Everyday Plumbing Tips Owning a home can be hard work, but with regular maintenance it doesn’t have to be. Check out some of these plumbing tips and keep your home in top shape! Plumbing Tips Make sure everyone in the house knows where the main water shutoff […]
January 18, 2015

Lighting Market 2015

Lighting Market 2015 The Keidel lighting team took a field trip last week to the International Lighting Market in Dallas, Texas. Far from home and ready to learn, our specialists studied the lighting trends that will be making their way to Cincinnati this year. LED No […]
December 18, 2014

Kitchen Trends That Are Here To Stay

Kitchens are the heart of today’s home. They are not only where we cook and eat, but also where we balance the checkbook, help the kids with homework, and entertain our friends. Because we spend so much time in the kitchen, it is natural to want […]
November 18, 2014
Kohler san souci toilet

The Touchless Toilet

The Touchless Toilet In an age when viruses spread faster than ever and dangerous germs lurk on every surface, the introduction of the touchless toilet couldn’t come at a better time. Designed with cleanliness in mind, Kohler’s touchless toilet is a smart solution for homeowners looking […]
June 18, 2014
Wolf gas grill

Gas Grills

Gas Grills and Grilling According to the Hearth, Patio, and Barbecue Association, 80% of households have a grill, outdoor BBQ, or smoker, and 97% of grill owners use their grill at least once a year. This means most Americans love grilling—and for good reason! Grilling adds […]
May 18, 2014
Shaker cabinets in traditional kitchen

Cabinetry 103: Cabinet Doors and Glass

Cabinetry 103: Cabinet Doors and Glass Inserts It’s time for Cabinetry 103, our final lesson in cabinetry. In Cabinetry 101 we covered the differences between stock, custom, and semi-custom cabinetry. In Cabinetry 102 we discussed framed and full access cabinets, and the door types of each. […]
April 18, 2014
Modern kitchen shaker cabinets

Cabinetry 102: Framed, Frameless, and Cabinet Door Types

Cabinetry 102: Framed & Frameless Cabinets; Cabinet Door Types It’s time for Cabinetry 102! Last month we discussed the differences between stock, semi-custom, and custom cabinets. This month we’re getting a little more technical by comparing framed and full access cabinets, as well as the different […]
March 18, 2014
Brown kitchen cabinets - cabinet style

Cabinetry 101: Cabinet Style – Stock, Semi-custom, and Custom

Cabinetry 101: Cabinet Style – Stock, Semi-Custom, and Custom Cabinets Cabinets are an important part of home decor. They set the tone for the kitchen, determine the style of the bathroom, and add beauty to utilitarian spaces. With all of the options available today, choosing the […]
February 18, 2014
Kitchen task lighting

Kitchen Task Lighting

Kitchen Task Lighting There are three basic types of lighting to incorporate in most rooms: 1)  Ambient lighting 2)  Accent lighting 3)  Task lighting Ambient lighting is the first layer of lighting. It is the general, overall light in a room. Most often, ambient light comes […]