Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Product Trends for 2013 - #6 and #7

Looks So Real. Is So Durable. You can have the look of real stone with the incredible durability of porcelain. The Legend series by Florida Tile is the first to bear the HDP symbol of High Definition Porcelain. The pattern is digitally printed on the tile to bring you the most realistic image possible.

You'll enjoy a rugged and low maintenance tile that looks just like natural stone. Check out our Tile page for more tile ideas.

Purge the Surge. Recently many of our customers have installed whole-house surge protectors. The cost is around $700 (US Dollars) depending on capacity and connects right to your electric panel. Especially in areas with unpredictable power consistency, this is a minimal investment and inexpensive insurance against surges that wreak havoc on expensive appliances, computers and home theater systems. 

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Product Trends for 2013 - #4 and #5

Old is So New. We're seeing alot of demand for distressed and vintage style doors. Shiloh Cabinetry has several options including Vintage, Weathered, and Olde World in some great paints and stains.

To achieve the aged looks, hand applied techniques are used including worm holing, edge and panel gouging, glazing, wearing, dry brush glazing, rock dents, paint crackle, water spotting and more. The result is a one-of-a-kind cabinet door to add style and beauty to your home.

Because you sing better in the shower. The Moxie showerhead + wireless speaker from Kohler delivers up to 7 hours of music, news and more by pairing wirelessly with your device enabled with Bluetooth® technology. Moxie couldn’t be easier to use. Docking securely into place, the magnetic speaker pops in and out of the showerhead for easy recharging of the built-in lithium-ion battery. 

Friday, January 11, 2013

Product Trends for 2013 - #2 and #3

Rethink Construction. Curved bath elements and columns are no problem with this innovative, smart product. Light and easy to work with, Schluter-KERDI-BOARD gives tile setters more control over their projects by providing them with the means to simply and easily create ideal substrates for tile. Schluter-KERDI-BOARD is a multifunctional tile substrate and building panel, which can also be used for creating bonded waterproofing assemblies with tile. The grooved version of the Schluter-KERDI-BOARD panel is designed for creating rounded and curved elements.coverings. This easy-to-use product will change the way you approach tile projects.

Bring the Outdoors Inside. Especially in Bermuda and the Caribbean, embracing the outdoors, the sea breeze and the beauty of nature is always in style. We work with Doors in Motion to automate doors and windows everywhere throughout the home. With just the touch of a button you can easily and seamlessly open your home to the outdoors.

Thursday, January 3, 2013

#1 - Product and Design Trends for 2013

To start the year off we're taking a look at product trends from the many manufacturers we work with and product and design trends we've seen from our customers in Bermuda and the Caribbean over the past year. Here's #1 ...

Art with Purpose.  Lighting your home can also be a great way to express your style. The new Bingo Collection from Progress Lighting features circular forms that serve as wall or ceiling art with distressed mirror surfaces, an ironwork frame and luminaries with etched opal acrylic diffusers. You can choose Brushed Nickel or Venetian Bronze finishes to bring this fabulously functional illumination into your space.

To see more, visit our Top Trends Page