Tag Archives: Bathroom Design

February 8 at #KBtribechat – Insights from #KBIS2023

Get your pictures ready because we will be sharing our KBIS 2023 insights.  Those from our group who attended the show will tell about the new products they found and emerging trends they spotted, as well as show highlights.

Join us on Twitter from 2pm to 3pm eastern time by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

The KBtribechat questions:

We want to see a lot of pictures!

1. What were the most innovative products you saw at KBIS 2023?

2. Let’s talk trends. What did you see? What do you predict is here to stay? Share pics!

3. What did you see for the first time that you want to start including in your projects?

4. Did you learn anything at KBIS 2023 that will help you upsell your clients?

5. What were your favorite sightings of color? Any specific color trends?

6. What were your favorite finishes that you saw at the show?

7. What were your favorite moments during KBIS 2023?

2 Comments

Filed under kbtribechat questions

January 11 at #KBtribechat – Forever Home Design

A kitchen and bath industry discussion!

Shown here: Crossville Inc. Porcelain Countertops, Northern Contours high gloss acrylic cabinet doors, Element Designs back painted glass cabinet doors with aluminum frames, Bertazzoni dual fuel range and hood and Franke stainless steel sinks and chef faucets

Our KBtribechat questions:

1.) What is a forever home?

2.) What factors are important when deciding on a forever home?

3.) What are the kitchen design considerations for a forever home?

4.) Do the design considerations change when designing a main bathroom for a forever home?

5.) How can you “future proof” your designs?

6.) What other features are important for a home to be a forever home?

7.) What other tips do you have for creating a forever home?

Join this Twitter conversation

on Wednesday at 2pm ET

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Leave a comment

Filed under kbtribechat questions

#KBtribechat is back from holiday break on January 4!

Shown here: Crossville Inc. Porcelain Countertops, Northern Contours high gloss acrylic cabinet doors, Element Designs back painted glass cabinet doors with aluminum frames, Bertazzoni dual fuel range and hood and Franke stainless steel sinks and chef faucets

Our KBtribechat questions:

1.) Tambour, slats and reeded designs for texture on cabinetry and walls? Do you expect them to become more prevalent in 2023? Share design ideas you like!

2.) Do you expect more touches of wood included in kitchens and baths this year? What woods are popular and how are they being implemented? Share ideas you like!

3.) What about boxy range hoods? Will we be seeing more of them?

4.) Do you think styles are becoming more modern, maybe with a mid-century flair? Is transitional still common? Where are we heading?

5.) What decorative hardware trends will we see this year?

6.) Will we be seeing more indoor plants in our homes? Why or why not?

7.) Are full walls of backsplash going to continue this year? Share ideas you like!

8.) What do you think the predominant colors of the year will be for kitchens and bathrooms?

9.) What other design trends do you think we’ll see everywhere in 2023?

Join our Twitter conversation

at 2pm eastern on Wednesday

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Leave a comment

Filed under kbtribechat questions

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?

Join this Twitter Chat discussion

at 2pm on Wednesday

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Leave a comment

Filed under kbtribechat questions

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?

Join this Twitter conversation

on Wednesday at 2pm eastern

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Leave a comment

Filed under kbtribechat questions

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?

Join this Twitter conversation

on Wednesday at 2pm eastern

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Leave a comment

Filed under kbtribechat questions

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?

Join this Twitter Chat discussion

on Wednesday from 2 to 3pm eastern time

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Leave a comment

Filed under kbtribechat questions

August 10 at #KBtribechat – Designing Safe Kitchens and Bathrooms

Our KBtribechat questions: 

Q1.) What Universal Design / Living in Place principles have you found useful for Kitchens? Share pictures!

Q2.) What are key safety concerns for kitchens? Share design solutions that address these issues!

Q3.) Do you have other tips for designing a kitchen that will be a safe environment?

Q4.) What Universal Design / Living in Place principles are handy for Bathrooms?

Q5.) What are the top bathroom safety concerns? What design solutions address these issues?

Q6.) Do you have other tips for designing a bathroom that will be a safe space to use?

Join this Kitchen and Bath Industry Twitter Chat discussion

on Wednesday, August 10

from 2 to 3pm eastern

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Leave a comment

Filed under kbtribechat questions

August 3 at #KBtribechat – Contemporary Design

A kitchen and bathroom design discussion!

Our KBtribechat Questions:

1. How is a contemporary kitchen design defined?

Please share images of contemporary kitchens you like!

2. What are the current trends in contemporary kitchens?

3.  What elements help define a contemporary kitchen aesthetic?

4. How is a contemporary bathroom defined?

Please share images of contemporary bathrooms you like!

5. What are the current trends in contemporary bathrooms?

6. What design elements help define a contemporary bathroom aesthetic?

Join this Twitter conversation

on Wednesday from 2 to 3pm eastern

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Leave a comment

Filed under kbtribechat questions

July 27 – Nurturing Wellness in Bathroom Design

Sponsored and Hosted by Bemis

Our KBtribechat discussion questions:


1.) How can an existing bathroom be upgraded for luxury and wellness?

2.) Why are bidets good for wellness?

3.) Are you including bidets as a feature in your bathroom designs? Why, why not?

4.) In which bathroom would you most likely specify a bidet? Main, guest, powder room?

5.) Are you familiar with the different styles of bidet options? Which do you prefer?

6.) Do you think your clients are open to the idea of having a bidet?

7.) Do you find that new and newly remodeled bathrooms have power outlets close to the bathroom? Do you recommend it?

8.) Are you interested in using a bidet seat in your own home? Follow and DM @toiletseats to be entered to win a Bemis Haven 5000!

Join this Twitter conversation

at 2pm on Wednesday

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

Leave a comment

Filed under kbtribechat questions