The Outdoor Kitchen Evolves – 5 tips for creating the ultimate in al fresco dining.

The Outdoor Kitchen Evolves – 5 tips for creating the ultimate in al fresco dining.

Outdoor cooking is as American as baseball and apple pie.  But a lot has changed since the humble fires of the cowboy and hot coals in the Weber grill.  Today’s outdoor chef is looking to create the ultimate al fresco dining experience.  Here are five tips on how to help you bring your outdoor vision to life.  Tip 1:  Have an understanding of how you want to use your outdoor kitchen for preparing meals. Do you want your outdoor kitchen to...

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Tile Tales – Decisions, Decisions, Decisions!

Tile Tales – Decisions, Decisions, Decisions!

Classic “malibu” tiles with butter yellow tile countertop Tile countertops all but went out of vogue more than 20 years ago.  But for certain period-sensitive design work, tile countertops are the perfect choice. For a current project, we have designed a 40’s era kitchen inspired by beautiful hand-crafted Malibu tiles. To make our final selections, I took my client to one of my favorite suppliers, Stone & Ceramic Surfaces in...

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