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August 23 at #KBtribechat – Getting Inspired!

A design discussion

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Our discussion questions:

1. What buildings/architecture have inspired you? Please share pictures!

2. Do you get inspired by travel? Explain!

3. What about your experiences with cooking and food? Do they inspire your designs? How?

4. How can the world of fashion inspire our interiors?

5. What about nature have you found inspiring and in what ways?

6. We are all inspired each week at KBtribechat. Who would you like to see host? On what topic?

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Beating the Summer Heat with a Coastal Vibe!

A design discussion!

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The questions:

1.) Are there certain colors that help inspire the feel of a beach house? Do you use them as accents only? Share pictures and ideas you like for implementing colors of the coast!

2.) What materials that lend a relaxed, at the beach sense to a room?

3.) What cabinet and countertop styles and finishes fit this look best?

Share pictures!

4.) What other features help create a fun, coastal vibe in our interiors?

Let’s have some fun sharing recipes too!

5.) Too hot? What recipes and tips do you have for satisfying summer meals that won’t heat up the house?

6.) What are your favorite summer drinks?

7.) What are your favorite summer desserts to cool off with?

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August 2 at #KBtribechat – Where to Skimp and When to Splurge?

A design discussion!

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Our discussion questions: 

1.) How can kitchens and bathrooms be updated without a complete remodel? Share tips that can make a big impact!

2.) When remodeling a kitchen, how can you cut costs without cutting corners? Explain!

3.) When remodeling a kitchen, what items are worth splurging on and why?

Share pictures!

4.) When remodeling a bathroom, where can we save money and still achieve quality results?

5.) What items are worth splurging on when remodeling a bathroom?

6.) What items are tops for return on investment?

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July 26 at #KBtribechat – Color in the Kitchen

A design discussion!

Sponsored and Hosted by GE Appliances.

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As the kitchen merges into the living space, we’re seeing new colors, finishes and design trends emerge. Join GE Appliances on Wednesday, July 26 at 2 pm for a discussion on color in the kitchen. We’ll look at the latest in appliance finishes and talk about creative ways people are bringing pops of color into the kitchen.

 

 

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Our KBtribechat discussion questions:
1. How have open floor plans influenced design?
2. Why do you think stainless has been so popular for so long?
3. Life after stainless. What’s next in finishes?
4. Stainless vs. matte. Which do you prefer and why?
5. When it comes to appliances what finish or color would you like to see?
6. What colors are you seeing dominate in the kitchen in general today?
7. Appliances, backsplashes, accessories. How do you play with color in the kitchen? Share Photos!

 

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July 19 at #KBtribechat – Small Kitchens

A design discussion!

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Our KBtribechat questions:

1.) How can we maximize efficiency in a compact kitchen? Share space saving tips!

2.) Are there cabinet storage solutions that are helpful for small kitchens? Please share!

3.) How can you make a small kitchen feel larger? Share pictures!

4.) Share style tips for small kitchens! What design elements do you think work well?

5.) What appliance choices work well for small kitchens?

 

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July 12 at #KBtribechat – Blurring the Lines Between Indoors and Out

A design discussion

Sponsored and Hosted by MS International

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Outdoor spaces are becoming a useful extension of our homes, a big takeaway from our Outdoor Living Trends KBtribechat. Bringing nature inside also has a calming effect which is so desirable today. Let’s explore this design trend!

 

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The MSI team encourages you to include images you find inspirational with your answers!

Our KBtribechat questions:

1.) How can we beautifully ease the transition from an interior to an exterior living space?

2.) What features are desired in today’s outdoor living spaces?

3.) What materials and products are you finding exciting for outdoor spaces today?

4.) What are some of your favorite outdoor projects that blend interior and exterior spaces seamlessly?

5.) How can we bring nature inside, blurring the line even further?

 

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#KBtribeChat Live at #PCBC2017!

Get ready tribe – we’re makin’ our way to San Diego for the annual PCBC conference, the largest homebuilding trade show for the West Coast! Each year, PCBC draws more than 10,000 attendees and exhibitors, serving as the nexus for the homebuilding industry.

Whether you’re at the show or at home, make plans to join us on Wednesday, June 28 at 11 a.m. PT/2 p.m. ET to discuss the “New Age of Homebuilding.” Our chat will be sponsored and hosted by Whirlpool Corporation , the world’s leading manufacturer of major home appliances.

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Innovative Whirlpool Corporation products have been welcomed into homes decade after decade. Whirlpool is committed to understanding its consumers inside and out. By arming builders with powerful consumer insights and purposefully innovating appliances to meet the needs of consumers, Whirlpool Corporation continues to be a strong appliance supplier for builders.

As a Whirlpool Corporation collaborator, builders get access to not only the company’s strategic portfolio of brands, but also the resources to help them match the right appliances to their projects and customers. Whirlpool Corporation brands — Amana, Whirlpool, Maytag, KitchenAid and Jenn-Air – have been thoughtfully designed to suit a specific customer and home type, giving builders the depth and breadth of appliance options to suit virtually any project. In fact, Whirlpool Corporation products can be found in 3 out of 4 American homes.

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With more than 100 years of experience in the appliance industry, Whirlpool Corporation is eager to discuss the trends and insights that have impacted homes today. If you’re attending the show, come join us live at the PCBC Hub for Social booth #2427.

Questions for discussion:

• Times are changing and so are homebuyer preferences. What do today’s homebuyers want?
• What colors/finishes are designers and homeowners asking for most – from countertop surfaces to appliance finish?
• How are different generations influencing home design and the housing market as a whole?
• How have the connected home and buyer preference evolved in recent years?
• How is sustainable living affecting home building and design?

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