Kitchen & Bath Design News

APR 2019

Kitchen & Bath Design News is the industry's leading business, design and product resource for the kitchen and bath trade.

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DEPARTMENTS 7 Editorial 8 Market Pulse 10 Barometers 12 Consumer Buying Trends 14 Industry Update 21 Appointments 26 Designer Profile 30 Project Case Study 32 Trend Spotting 64 Classifieds/Product Index 65 Showcase/Ad Index 66 Transformations 35 HOUZZ SURVEY Cautious Optimism Home professionals are cautiously optimistic for 2019, projecting growth in revenue and profits, despite challenges from rising material costs and labor shortages, a new Houzz survey reports. 38 OUTDOOR KITCHENS Heart of the Outdoors Outdoor living is on the rise and designers are responding by incorporating outdoor kitchens as noteworthy as their indoor counterparts. 44 PRODUCT TREND REPORT Cooking Like a Pro Cooking appliances for residential use mirror professional capabilities, with innovative options, adaptable functions and the ability to personalize for an individual sense of style. 50 PRODUCT REVIEW Functional Flair KBDN looks at a sampling of products that add beauty, function and accessibility to the kitchen, including smart appliances, easy-grip hardware, safety-conscious induction cooktops and more. 54 KBIS 2019 KBIS: A Winning Bet Record crowds, high energy, educational programs and a floodtide of new products marked the 2019 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show, held in Las Vegas as part of Design & Construction Week in February. 38 44 50 4 / 19 COLUMN 22 Planning & Design by Mary Jo Peterson, CMKBD, CAPS, CLIPP 24 Digital Media Strategies by Denise Grothouse 66 4 / 19 The leading business, design and product resource for the kitchen & bath trade OUTDOOR KITCHENS • 38 HEART OF THE OUTDOORS Cooking Like a Pro Post-Show Wrap-up PRODUCT TREND REPORT • 44 KBIS 2019 • 54 ON THE COVER Virtually all of Linda Sonders' clients with single-family homes have outdoor kitchens, such as this one, which she designed in collaboration with MHK Architecture, Waterside Builders and Architectural Land Design. (See related article, page 38) Photo: Blaine Johnathan Photography Photo: Austin Marti Photography Photo: JFred Donham - PhotographerLink April 2019 • 5 CONTENTS VOLUME 37 • NUMBER 4 • APRIL 2019

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