We are always looking for the latest trends and technologies to offer our customers. This week we ran across an article by Sam Ferris, who is a regular contributor to houzz.com. Ferris talks about the latest trends in kitchens and interiors. We found these new concepts very exciting. You know, it is always good to explore new ideas in decoration and architecture.

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In the article, Ferris asks the question: What Might the quintessential 2016 kitchen look like? To answer that question, he interviewed two interior designers. Hi-tech workstations, ’80s glam, and muted color schemes are just a few of the looks that will lead the pack. So, now we present seven kitchen trends to watch this year (you can read the full article at Forbes.com in Places & Spaces section)

1- Well-lit cabinetry

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2- An ’80s reboot

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3- Smart spaces

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Kitchens are undeniably the heart of today’s homes so, understandably, you want your kitchen to look its best. Even if you aren’t in the market for a total renovation, one or two trendy updates will bring your kitchen into the 21st century.