kitchen trends Archive

Check Out These 7 Trends Spicing Up Kitchen Designs

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Wood flooring and glass backsplashes are expected to show up in more kitchens this year. Those were among two findings from the latest trend report from the National Kitchen & Bath Association, which...
March 31, 2014

8 Kitchen Trends for Remodelers

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine Home buyers love kitchens so what trends are cooking up lately? The remodeling web site Houzz surveyed 7,812 home owners about their kitchen remodeling plans this fall. Here are the big trends that...
November 4, 2013

10 Bath and Kitchen Trends to Watch This Year

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine Shades of gray, quartz finishes, and energy efficiency are all growing in popularity in kitchens and baths this year, according to a National Kitchen & Bath Association survey of 2013 design trends. NKBA...
May 20, 2013

8 Kitchen Trends to Watch in 2013

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine Kitchens are a popular spot that home shoppers judge in a home. So what are the trends in the kitchen for 2013? HomeThangs.com, a home improvement superstore, offers up some of the following...
January 7, 2013

4 Kitchen Design Trends Cooking Up in 2012

Kitchens are blending more into the rest of home interiors. A recent blog post from Home Design Find highlights some of the recent trends popping up in more kitchens this year: 1. Unmatched cabinets: Cabinet colors and materials are...
August 6, 2012

Home Trend Watch: Home Owners Want More Kitchen Space

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine More home owners want more space in their kitchens and are expanding the kitchen’s use for more than just cooking, according to the latest findings from the American Institute of Architects’ quarterly Home...
April 23, 2012

What’s ‘In’ and ‘Out’ in the Kitchen: 10 Trends to Watch

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Kitchens are going dark, LED lighting is gaining steam, and trash is getting more attention–all are trends in kitchen designs this year, according to the National Kitchen & Bath Association, which surveyed 100...
March 14, 2011

Kitchens Get a Cozier New Look

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Kitchens are losing their image as just a place for cooking. They’ve also become a place to gather with family, entertain, and even work, which is influencing how buyers are perceiving the possibilities...
October 18, 2010

Top Kitchen Trends for 2010

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR Magazine So what’s cooking in the kitchen this year? The National Kitchen & Bath Association surveyed designers to reveal the top design trends for 2010. Among the trends gaining popularity this year: Hide your...
March 15, 2010

From NKBA: 10 Popular Kitchen and Bath Trends

By Barbara Ballinger ATLANTA—Want to let your buyers and sellers know what kitchen and bathroom trends today are apt to wow them soon in showrooms and homes? See what David Alderman, vice president of the National Kitchen & Bath...
April 30, 2009