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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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June 1st at #KBtribechat – A Focus on the Dishwasher

Sponsored and Hosted by Beko USA
Beko will be giving away a dishwasher during this KBtribechat! See requirements below.


OUR KBtribechat QUESTIONS: 

Q1.) What do you wish your current dishwasher could do to make life easier?

Q2.) What are the top 3 features your clients look for in a dishwasher?

Q3.) How do you get consumers more interested in sustainable/eco-friendly dishwashers?

Q4.) What is one sustainable upgrade you’d want to see for dishwashers in the future?

Q5.) Out of all the technology in Beko Dishwashers with CornerIntense, which feature captures your attention most?

Q6.) Follow and DM @beko_usa to be entered to win a Beko Dishwasher with CornerIntense! 

GIVEAWAY REQUIREMENTS:

BEKO is providing ONE 39-Series Beko Dishwasher with CornerIntense for participants in their sponsored #KBtribechat on Twitter. 

Here’s how to win one: 

1.) Answer all six questions during the chat. 

2.) After you’ve answered the last question as the chat is ending, you must follow @beko_usa 

3.) Direct message @beko_usa (envelope icon on Twitter) providing your email address and the model option of your choice – you have a choice between the Bar Handle model DDT39434X or Pocket Handle model DDT39434XIH

Winners will be drawn by June 7th and notified by June 8th. Beko will ask for winner’s shipping address via email.

Winners cannot be affiliated with Beko or KBtribechat as an employee or vendor. (This giveaway is not affiliated with Twitter or its affiliates.)

Join this Twitter Chat discussion by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

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Whirlpool Corporation to Discuss Home Building and Design Trends for 2022 at the NAHB International Builders’ Show  

Whirlpool Corporation is ready to be back safely and in person on the show floor at the annual NAHB International Builders’ Show (IBS), the largest annual light construction trade show in the world, on February 8-10, 2022 in Orlando, Florida. Show attendees can expect to see the latest kitchen and laundry appliance innovations that reflect today’s most in-demand industry trends in the Whirlpool Corporation booth W2554, and throughout Professional Builders’ Show Village.

In addition to exhibiting, the company is the official host for the annual in-person KBTribeChat happening at 2 p.m. (ET) Wednesday, February 9. Join Whirlpool and other kitchen and bath industry professionals as they discuss the most prevalent home building and design trends expected in 2022. In-booth chat attendees will get an exclusive tour of the Whirlpool Corporation booth as well as a special gift from Yummly®. If you’re not at the show, you can still join the discussion by following the #KBTribeChat hashtag!

Whirlpool Corporation, the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, develops and designs purposeful appliances that are driven by consumer insights. No matter how trends and consumer needs change, Whirlpool’s diverse product portfolio is designed to address those evolving preferences. For more than 110 years, Whirlpool Corporation and its family of brands — Amana, Whirlpool, Maytag, KitchenAid and JennAir — have been synonymous with breakthrough products, ideal for building industry professionals who want to offer their clients innovative appliances that meet high standards of performance.

To prepare for the discussion, here are our KBTribeChat questions:

  1. What are consumers prioritizing in 2022 when it comes to home features and design?
  2. How are generational preferences influencing home features?
  3. How can designers incorporate sought-after kitchen and laundry elements into a small space?
  4. Gourmet kitchen upgrades were sought-after in 2021 – what types of luxury kitchen features and designs can we expect to see in 2022?
  5. What changes do you expect with laundry room design and function?

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Progressive #KBtribechat at #KBIS2022 Details

Attending KBIS:

Join us for a fun in person KBtribechat event on the first day of the show!

Enjoy networking in person with other industry pros while we discover the latest industry innovations and share on social media. Each exhibitor host has an insiders program planned with treats and fun surprises.

Attend to get an “I ❤️ KBtribechat” tote and fill it with goodies from each sponsor (while supplies last).

Date:  Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Time: 1:30pm to 3pm EST

Event Timing and Hosts: 

1:30pm Rev-A-Shelf booth W951 (@REVASHELF)

2pm Wellborn Cabinet booth W1536 (@WellbornCabinet)

2:30pm  Signature Kitchen Suite booth W2029 (@SKSappliances)

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We have a new KBtribechat group Pinterest Board for Progressive KBtribechat at KBIS 2022 sharing. 

If you would like to be added please let us know!JCB_0768

All of the photos in this post are by Lisa Stewart Photography. ❤️

The following Progressive KBtribechat discussion questions will be asked during the event.

Participants will answer on Twitter + share images and insights on Instagram / Facebook / Pinterest / Tic Tok using the hashtag #kbtribechat.

Can’t attend KBIS this year? Tune in on Twitter to join our fun from afar. We’ll be sharing inspirational product finds and information on all of our social channels!

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Q1 – What cabinet accessories do you add to your designs to accommodate the need for more storage and organization?

Q2 – Kitchen lighting has gone from bulky to beautiful with a wide selection of LED lights! When you are designing, which style of lights do you prefer (tape, puck, linear)? Share some of your favorites from #KBIS2022.

Q3 – Live Tweeters: Snap your favorite @REVASHELF products and inspirations and share now!

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Q1 – @WellbornCabinet has launched 23 new colors across our stain paint and Decorative Laminate Veneer colors and 2 very new Slim Shaker Door Styles. Tell us how these colors and doors styles are On Trend for 2022.

Q2 – What’s behind the cabinet doors and drawers is more important than ever in today’s kitchens and baths. What’s new for @WellbornCabinet this year?

Q3 – Live Tweeters: Snap your favorite @WellbornCabinet products and inspirations and share now! 

Signature Kitchen Suite Logo

Q1 – When specifying refrigeration for your clients, what are the most common requirements?

Q2 – What advances in food preservation and storage do you expect to be most important in 2022 kitchens?

Q3 – Live Tweeters: Snap your favorite @SKSappliances products and inspirations and share now! 

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#KBtribechat at #KBIS2022

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KBtribe attending KBIS:

Please join us for two, fun in person KBtribechat events at KBIS 2022.

We are so excited for KBIS 2022 and will be starting off the show with an exciting, not to be missed event!  The Progressive KBtribechat will be hosted by three sponsors, Rev-a-shelf, Wellborn Cabinet and Signature Kitchen Suite. The tour will start in the Rev-a-shelf booth (W951) at 1:30 pm eastern on the first day of the show. Enjoy networking in person with other industry pros while discovering the latest innovations and sharing on social media!  Each exhibitor host has an insiders program planned with treats and fun surprises. (Photos by Lisa Stewart Photography)

Attend to get a KBtribechat tote and fill it with goodies from each host. Pick up your I ❤️ KBtribechat bag at the first stop and fill it with swag from each sponsor. 

Put both KBtribechat events on your show planner!

1.)

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Progressive KBtribechat at KBIS

1:30 to 3pm ET in the west hall

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1:30pm – 1:55 pm  Rev-A-Shelf (booth W951)

2pm – 2:25pm  Wellborn Cabinet (booth W1536)

2:30pm – 2:55pm  Signature Kitchen Suite (booth W2029)

2.)

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

KBtribechat Meet and Greet

2:00 to 3:00 pm eastern

Hosted by Whirlpool Corporation in Booth W2554. 

Join in the fun and get connected in person during the Wednesday KBtribechat hour at the show. Event participants will go home with a fun surprise.

Save these events to your show planner. We want to see you there! 

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#KBtribechat is taking a holiday break.

With the 49th and final KBtribechat conversation of 2021 completed, here’s what we’re looking forward to next month. See you back on Twitter on January 5 for the start of our 2022 discussions!

Our January Line-Up of Topics:

January 5 – Kitchen Islands

January 12 –  Mudrooms & Drop Zones

January 19 – Luxury Bathrooms

January 26 – Why Tile? – Hosted by Coverings

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#KBtribechat is taking a week off!

There will be no KBtribechat discussion on November 25, 2021.

Join us back on Twitter – Wednesday, December 1. The KBtribechat questions will be posted soon

Here’s our December line-up:

December 1 – Celebrating The Season in Style

December 8 – Luxurious Bathrooms – Hosted by Duravit and Jamie Gold

December 15 – Gourmet Kitchens – Hosted by Whirlpool

December 22 – No KBtribechat

December 29 – No KBtribechat

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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August 25 at #KBtribechat – Kitchens Designed for Healthy Living

This KBtribechat discussion is Sponsored and Hosted by BEKO.

Today’s kitchen designed for healthy living is at the center of Beko’s commitment to health and wellness on a personal and planetary level. 

Beko is the fastest growing appliance brand in Europe, and they are quickly making their presence known in the US market. Beko has been committed to offer next-generation home appliances with the proven technologies and product features to empower Americans to live healthier lives and contribute to a healthier planet.

On August 25th #KBtribechat and Beko will host a discussion on the topic of kitchens for healthy living. We will come together and tweet about the latest trends, sustainability, and what’s to come for the future of healthy kitchens.

Our KBtribechat questions:

Q1.) Is what you eat influenced by the kind of kitchen you keep?

Q2.) How can a well appointed kitchen promote healthy eating habits?

Q3.) What technologies or techniques are improving food preservation for healthier living?

Q4.) How can home cooking encourage eating more fruits and veggies?

Q5.) How can advances in technology foster a healthier lifestyle?

Q6.) How has the Farm to Table movement changed the way we shop and eat?

Q7.) How can we reduce waste in the kitchen?

Join this Twitter conversation

on Wednesday 8/25 at 2pm eastern

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

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Stacy talks #KBtribechat and more with Kitchen & Bath Design News

We are excited to announce that Stacy Garcia is the lastest interiew on KBDradio. The podcast is almost twelve minutes of social media tips and information about KBtribechat.

Here’s a link: http://www.kitchenbathdesign.com/kbd-radio/

Let us know what you think!

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Happy Holidays #KBtribechat friends!

Our next KBtribechat discussion will be on January 6th. We’ll be Rethinking Design Terms, weighing in on room names and more that may need an update. Have an opinion? Plan to join us!

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