7 Kitchen Trends for 2021

COLOR POPS Kitchens are popping with accent islands, backsplashes, walls, appliances, floors and furniture bright and bold with color opportunities.  Start by deciding how much of permanent commitment you are willing to make. One of easiest and least expensive options is to paint a wall.  The color in a Kitchen should last for at least five years, minimum, so try to look beyond immediate trends and choose a color that will keep you feeling good long term.   INSTANT HOT WATER We’ve become so accustomed to everything in an instant. Spurred by more of us working from home and therefore […]

Product Highlight: NanaWall

From folding or sliding, aluminum or wood clad, Nana has a wide array of light weight indoor and outdoor products. NanaWall systems are an investment in your home’s value and appeal, thanks to the premium German engineering built into every solution. There’s quality and prestige in our captivating design, held in high regard by architects, builders, and real-estate professionals. Visit us through our nationwide network of showrooms, or let our architectural sales representatives guide you through the best choice for you. Indoor outdoor living design at its finest NanaWall products offer superior protection from the elements, including outdoor noises. The […]

Product & Vender Highlight: Marvin Windows & Doors provided by Franklin Window And Door

One of a number of product lines Franklin Window And Door provides that we are currently crushing on are windows and doors from Marvin made to order, one at a time. An unparalleled value in the market, Marvin offers craftsman-quality construction, energy-efficient technology and the industry’s most extensive selection of materials, shapes, styles, sizes and options. High Quality and Durability Many of Marvin’s window offerings feature fiberglass construction inside and out, which wont warp and cannot rot. This means your Marvin Windows will naturally last longer while performing better in every season. Even with their all-wood or wood-clad windows Marvin […]

Product Highlight: Masonite Interior Doors

Masonite is the leading provider of trend-forward looks and timeless designs, crafting distinctive styles that complement any home and personal taste. From sliding barn doors to louvre doors, French interior doors and more, our online selection provides options to add visual interest and enhance the functionality of any space. Whether you choose traditional wood, solid core or hollow core doors, every Masonite product is the result of years of research, design, engineering and development.  Trends & Style The new versions of Masonite’s offerings feature 100% totally customizable wood doors. Modern – Modernize your home with doors featuring clean, crisp lines, […]

Home Efficiency 101

Home efficiency is one of those things you may think has been done already — building code improvements surely must’ve accounted for what we’ve known about home energy use for decades now, right? And all the technology has been integrated, right? Not so fast, my friend. There is so much work to be done. Home efficiency is one of those things that has few barriers to market implementation. First, unlike solar and battery systems, there is generally no permit required for home efficiency work. Second, the cost per kWh is absurdly low, meaning payback periods are very short. Third, unlike the […]