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Top Kitchen and Bath Trends from KBIS 2019

Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) 2019

The Kitchen and Bath team had a great week in Vegas, attending the annual Kitchen and Bath Industry Show. All reports indicate KBIS 2019 was the most attended shows in years, and it showed in the crowds vying for the sneak peak at all of the new products coming our way.


Top Trend: Color

The story of the week, was COLOR!  From the purples and violets seen at the Kohler booth to the rose gold and black stainless introductions in plumbing-it was fun to see.  With both Kohler and Axor offering custom finishes on their product, it is clear that people are looking for something more than just the standard metallics and more neutral palette we have been seeing the last few years. 

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In addition-Black is Back!  In a big way.  Everyone is getting on that train and there are some beautiful looks now in full suites of products. 

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Two of the K&B tenements are Inspirational Design, and Relevant Resources.  This, to me, is the beauty and the added selling advantage of attending this show.  We were able to see what the best of the best (as well as the imitators) are bringing forward.  This show was able to inspire our teams, as well as to give them the leading edge against our competition on knowing what is coming, so we are better able to serve our clients. 


Sexy stone

New Cambria Stone colors and back-lit stone!

 

Return of Robern

Robern’s new kitchen lineup along with a sculpted mirror that mimics a picture frame.

 

Magnificent MOEN

Moen’s new shower system atomizes water to conserve in style.

 

Delta Faucet Highlights

Alexa controlled faucets, shower columns, glass rinsers, hydro-powered shower head lights oh my!


KOHLER Tech

New technology in many forms from the Bold Look Of KOHLER.

Top Kitchen and Bath Trends from KIBS 2018: Fixtures, Faucets & Cabinetry

KBIS?  What the heck is KBIS?

KBIS is the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show. It’s the largest show in North America. It is held annually and for the last 7 or so years; It is held in conjunction with IBS, the International Builder Show. Now together under one roof, IBS and KBIS comprise Design and Construction Week with a mix of practical and sexy products in a range from self-cleaning toilets to the newest mouth watering collections from Ann Sacks Tile.  This year the major show was held in Orlando. FL with over 125,000 people were on attendance.


GOLD & BOLD

It really is back! Brass and Gold shine with finesse.

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Ombré isn’t just for hair. Kohler has introduced Rosegold & Titanium combo!

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Twist on terrazzo

Tantalizing spots offering a whole new perspective on this gorgeous material.

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Best in Design

Kallista 3 dimensional grid

Truly stunning when you consider the water flow engineering. Pause and think about. Right?

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Shield Spray from delta

Lessons the splash factor and targets those hard to get off spots. 

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Thought Vessels were over? 

Well they are more bold and beautiful than ever. #kohlerdutchmaster blooms with envy.

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Art comes alive #kohlerartfulliving

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hip to be square

Wall hung toilets have great appeal.

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Pick a color! 

Every Finish is in vogue. What’s your favorite? 

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Not your grandma's aprons!

Aprons are HOT. Good for every style. Elkay is now providing options.

Think you may get tired of BLUE?  No problem!  Five minutes and few hundred dollars that can easily be changed to another option.

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Wall hung toilets

Simply Stated – not just for commercial use. It’s sizzling hot for residential. Easy to clean, looks great, very modern.