News & Tips

10
May

Avoid Countertop Cleaning Horrors

Is a stronger cleaner always the best way to remove a stubborn stain? Not when it comes to your kitchen countertops. Today’s countertops come in as many substances, designs, and finishes as the imagination can create. But too many people think a strong and abrasive cleaner is going to get the job done faster and better no matter what kind of countertop they have, when the opposite is true. Those…

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17
Mar

Think Outside the White Box – Today’s Dishwashers Offer Diversity; Design

If you’ve been planning a kitchen remodel, the one appliance to which you might not given much thought is the dishwasher. Ovens, stoves and refrigerators all have many features that can be added or subtracted based on personal taste and lifestyle. But the dishwasher has spent much of its career as a humble white box that simply does the wash. Today’s dishwashers, however, are built differently. They’ve been reinvented to…

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24
Feb

Let Your True Colors Shine Through with Chromatherapy

Today’s fast-paced world can be stressful. Wouldn’t it be great to be able to come home to a relaxing spa experience, right in your own bathroom? Now you can, with a whirlpool bath with built-in chromatherapy lighting that lets you enjoy all the colors of the rainbow while relaxing in comfort. Everyone knows how beneficial the hydrotherapy provided by a whirlpool bath can be, but when used in conjunction with…

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21
Feb

Fahy Kitchens & Baths expands showroom; product offerings

In an effort to better serve their customers, Fahy Kitchens & Baths is pleased to announce the recent expansion of their showroom. The expansion provides an additional 1000 square feet of showroom space, and features an expanded collection of products focused mainly on bathroom selections. Co-owner Bob Ryan hopes that the expansion will allow customers to have a more hands-on experience with the products his company offers. “We’ve taken many…

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28
Jan

Considering a Bathroom Remodel? Here are the Top Trends of 2014.

If you’re thinking about remodeling your bathroom this year, you’ll want to know that what’s trending right now is clean, simple and practical. What’s great about this design trend is that it creates a bathroom space with a look and feel that will last for years to come. Many of this year’s style ideas also work great for small spaces, so if room in your bathroom is at a premium,…

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21
Jan

New Kitchen? Now What? Outfitting Your Kitchen for Less.

You finally have the kitchen of your dreams – beautifully crafted cabinetry, shining, durable countertops and the appliances you’ve always wanted. But wait! You suddenly realize that all of your old kitchenware looks kind of dingy when stacked up against your gorgeous new space! However, you didn’t budget for new kitchen equipment, and that’s thousands of dollars, right? Not if you shop carefully, says New York Times food columnist Mark…

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14
Dec

Back in Black – Decidedly Darker Countertops Trending in 2014

According to the Home Design Trend Report for 2014, black countertops are gaining ground and will be a popular option in the year to come. Black countertops offer a bold, sophisticated look, and are offered in a variety of materials that can provide you with a great look, regardless of your budget. Black stone that has been finished with a leather or wood-grain appearance is popular right now – but…

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07
Dec

Itsy Bitsy Bathroom? Create the Illusion of Space with These Tips.

If you can use the commode and wash your hands at the same time, you may have a tiny bathroom. All joking aside, a cramped restroom might make your facilities the least favorite room of your home, but it doesn’t have to be – not when you incorporate some of these unique ideas into your design. By adding some of these elements to your small bathroom, you’ll create an illusion…

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15
Nov

Open Shelving a Top Trend for 2014

If you’re considering a kitchen remodel in 2014, you may want to think about some of the upcoming trends in kitchen design. Black countertops are one of the trends expected in 2014, as well as darker paint hues for the walls. Along with these trends comes open shelving and glass front cabinetry. But will this look work in your kitchen? First of all, open shelving and glass front cabinets can…

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07
Nov

Home for the Holidays – Making a Gathering Place

When you’re decorating your home for the holidays, consider decking your halls for the season – not just the upcoming festivities. There are many ways you can add decorative elements to your home that will carry you right through the holiday season to spring. Top designer Marc Thee has some great ideas that will transform your home into a winter wonderland – not just for Hanukkah or Christmas, but all…

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