Published at Friday, December 22nd 2017, 23:24:03 PM by Amy Irani. Appliances. Over the last few years, designers are becoming increasingly creative and are using heavy-duty structural materials for countertops. So add concrete, brick, tile, to your list, too.
Published at Thursday, December 14th 2017, 23:40:11 PM by Carol Agustiana. Appliances. Energy efficiency, eco friendly, and ‘going green’ are the new buzz words in saving money in your home and helping the Earth’s resources. Several years ago, energy efficiency seemed to only be adopted by a choice few, while today it is a way of life, and should be for our Earth’s longevity. When buying appliances for your home, do you know what factors to look for to match your budget, home size and type? Here are some guidelines on how to buy the right appliance for your wallet and your home.
Published at Sunday, December 17th 2017, 23:40:53 PM by Brenda Eda. Appliances. Have you purchased any energy efficient appliances in your home lately? What made you make the switch from your previous appliance? If you’re in the market for new appliances, tell us what will help you make your final decision!
Published at Tuesday, December 26th 2017, 23:31:38 PM. Appliances By Amy Irani. A dirty condenser makes your refrigerator work harder and less efficiently. Place your refrigerator out of direct sunlight or heat producing appliances in your kitchen. Test the seal of your refrigerator to ensure cold air isn’t escaping through the doors. If a paper can easily be removed while the door is closed, the seal or latches on the door may need to be tightened or replaced.
Published at Tuesday, December 26th 2017, 23:31:38 PM. Appliances By Brenda Eda. Look for discontinued appliances: Many manufacturers and appliance stores will offer discounts on discontinued brands, models and appliance lines. For extra value visit appliance stores that have floor models or offer clearance areas on their online appliance stores. You would be surprised the savings that are offered for discontinued models. Ensure that full warranties and manufacturing service options will still be available before purchasing discontinued models.
Published at Tuesday, December 26th 2017, 23:31:38 PM. Appliances By Dorothy Shabrina. Your kitchen is most likely the busiest area of your home, and the place people are most likely to congregate in. Modern kitchens embrace this by adding seating to the kitchen. Whether you choose countertop stools and seats at a breakfast bar, or you opt for a banquette or bench at a window side table, seating can make your kitchen have a whole new appeal. Busy families with children doing homework to parents entertaining friends while cooking make seating essential in your modern kitchen.
Published at Tuesday, December 26th 2017, 23:31:36 PM. Appliances By Carol Agustiana. The new set inspired by cut diamonds showcases a modern play of light that adds an interesting twist to kitchen counters. Black and white filter coffee machines, kettles and toasters compose a collection of glossy appliances perfect for a carefully designed kitchen. Brilliant surfaces compose an elegant texture, exposing the company’s continuous search for inspiring shapes that perfect the functional features of each appliance. DeLonghi’s Breakfast Series Brillante was imagined by Italian artist Varisco and captures the need for a flourishing attention to details. Can you imagine how this set would look in your home?
Published at Saturday, December 23rd 2017, 06:46:44 AM. Appliances By Carol Agustiana. HOT WATER HEATER: Similar to refrigerators, consider replacing your water heater if more than 10 years old. Older water heaters can rust, collect sand and sediment in the bottom, and are also costing you 15% of your household’s energy dollars. The energy efficiency of a water heater is measured in Energy Factor or (EF). The larger the number of EF, the more efficient the water heater is. For even greater efficiency consider buying a tankless water heater.
Published at Saturday, December 23rd 2017, 06:34:03 AM. Appliances By Paula Rahayu. Your countertops also get a large portion of real estate in your kitchen. While outdated kitchens may have the inconvenient tile-and-grout or cheap vinyl for workspace, the variety of countertop surfaces options out there today are endless. Foom solid surfacing varieties that consist of resin and polymers to natural stone varieties such as marble and granite, there’s an option for everyone’s style and budget.
Published at Saturday, December 23rd 2017, 06:33:58 AM. Appliances By Lisa Gracia. These materials will last longer as well as boost the value of your home. In recent years, ceramic tile that mimics the look of hardwood has become popular, as well as travertine and slate.