December 14 #KBtribechat is about Kitchens (plus some planning discussion for 2023!)

A design discussion!

Our KBtribechat questions:

  1. What elevates a kitchen to gourmet status?
  2. If you could add one “gourmet” feature to your kitchen right now what would it be?
  3. Describe your ideal gourmet kitchen. What would it contain?
  4. What materials, colors and finishes do you associate with gourmet kitchens?
  5. How do gourmet kitchens compare to chefs’ kitchens?
  6. What has been the most gourmet meal you’ve cooked?
  7. This is the last KBtribechat of the year so let’s talk planning for 2023. What topics do you want to discuss? Who would you like to see host? Please share your thoughts and ideas!

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December 7 at #KBtribechat – Luxurious Bathrooms

A design discussion!

Sponsored and Hosted by Amba Products

Our #KBtribechat questions:

  1. What characteristics make up the perfect luxurious bathroom?
  2. What high-end items are your customers asking for most?
  3. What are some of the design trends that work well with luxurious bathrooms?
  4. How could you create a luxury bathroom design with a limited budget?
  5. Where do you find inspiration for luxury bathroom designs?
  6. What elements would you incorporate to create a luxurious design for a small bathroom?

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November 30th at #KBtribechat – Kitchens for Healthy Entertaining

A design discussion!

Sponsored and Hosted by Beko USA

Our KBtribechat questions:

  1. There’s lots of cooking and baking to be done this time of year! How can we make more sustainable choices in the kitchen while entertaining guests?
  2. What features on your appliances make entertaining guests more convenient?
  3. From a design perspective, how can we create healthier eating habits?
  4. Do you have any tips or tricks on staying healthy during the holidays?
  5. Share some of your favorite healthy kitchens designs from this year!

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#KBtribechat is taking the week off!

There will be no KBtribechat discussion on November 23.

Join us back on Twitter – Wednesday, November 30. Beko USA will be hosting and their KBtribechat questions will be posted soon.

Here’s our upcoming line-up:

November 30 – Kitchens for Healthy Entertaining – Hosted by Beko USA

December 7 – Luxurious Bathrooms – Hosted by Amba Products

December 14 – Gourmet Kitchens  

December 21 – No KBtribechat

December 28 – No KBtribechat

January 4 – Home Design Trends We’ll See Everywhere in 2023

January 11 – Forever Home Kitchens and Baths

January 18 -Biophilic Bathrooms – Hosted by Paula Kennedy CMKBD, CLIPP, CACC

January 25 – Why Tile – Hosted by Coverings

January 31 – IN PERSON Progressive KBtribechat at KBIS starting at 1:30pm PST – Hosted by Wellborn Cabinet (N1023), 2pm Rev-A-Shelf (N825), 2:35pm Signature Kitchen Suite (W3045)

February 1 – IN PERSON KBtribechat at KBIS (11am to noon PST) – Hosted by Beko USA in booth W3401

In the mean time, Thank You KBtribe!!! We are VERY thankful for each of you in our community.  Have a great week! 

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November 16 at #KBtribechat – Holiday Kitchens

A fun discussion by leading Kitchen and Bath Industry pros!


Our KBtribechat questions:

Q1: How have your holiday celebrations / traditions changed since Covid19?

Q2: How do you decorate your kitchens for the holidays?

Q3: Cheers to the holiday party season! What’s your go-to cocktail?

Q4: What’s your favorite cookie to bake or receive?

Q5: What recipe best represents your family traditions?

Q6. What gift ideas do you have from the kitchen?

Q7. Do you have a go to hostess gift? Please share!

Q8. What are your favorite gift finds this year for the serious home cook?

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November 9 at #KBtribechat – Home Organization

A design discussion!

Sponsored and Hosted by Rev-A-Shelf

Our KBtribechat questions:

  1. What is the most common organization “problem area” in the home that you see among your clients? 
  2. What organization products do you like to include in the kitchen to keep things tidy? 
  3. Where do you recommend clients begin when it comes to the decluttering process? 
  4. Share your organizing tips for maintaining a neat bathroom. 
  5. What products do you consider to be must-haves in a closet system?

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November 2 at #KBtribechat – Kitchens and Baths with an Industrial Vibe

A design discussion!

Our KBtribechat Questions:

Q1) What do you like about industrial style for kitchens and/or bathrooms?

We want to see a lot of pictures!

Q2) What materials and elements lend themselves to an industrial aesthetic and how do you implement them?

Q3) What faucet designs and finishes work well for an industrial look?

Q4) How can lighting add an industrial feel to a kitchen or bathroom?

Q5) Do certain colors help establish an industrial look? Explain!

Q6) What other tips do you have to create an industrial vibe in the home?

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Next at #KBtribechat – Creating a Spa Oasis at Home

A design discussion!

Our KBtribechat questions:

Share pictures of spa bathrooms you like!

Q1.) What key elements and features help define a spa bathroom?

Share pictures of spa bathrooms you like!

Q2.) Do certain materials, colors or design esthetics help create a spa feel in a bathroom? Explain!

Q3.) How do you bring nature in for a relaxing bathroom feel?

Q4.) How can technology add to the spa experience?

Q5.) How do you declutter the space for it’s calming effect? 

Q6. ) What lighting do you like to use for spa bathrooms?

Q7.) How can you create a spa experience in an existing bathroom?

Q8.) What pampering ideas do you have to create a spa experience at home?

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Our next #KBtribechat topic – Big Ideas for Small Homes

A design discussion!

Our discussion questions:

1.) What are some advantages of smaller homes?

2.) Are you seeing a small home movement in your region?

3.) Considering appliances, fixtures and storage, how can we maximize design for small spaces?

4.) How can you creatively maximize space in small homes without sacrificing design?

5.) How can we make small spaces feel larger?

6.) How can home chefs mimic the functionality of a large kitchen in a small space?

7.) What design tips do you have for small, but mighty bathrooms?

8.) How are different generational preferences influencing the design of small spaces?

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October 12 at #KBtribechat – Lighting Kitchens and Bathrooms

A design discussion!

Sponsored and Hosted by Tresco Lighting

Our KBtribechat questions:

  1. What is your favorite way to add accent lighting in the kitchen? Undercabinet, toe kick, soffit, etc.? 
  2. What type of LED lights do you prefer? Puck, tape, linear?  
  3. How do clients prefer to control their accent lights? Touch activation, motion activation, remote control, wall switch? 
  4. When using both in the same space, how do you ensure architectural and decorative light fittings complement each other? 
  5. What are the benefits to adding accent lighting to the bathroom? 
  6. Do clients have a preference when it comes to warm vs cool color temperatures? 

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