Month: June 2020

Fire Up the Grill for Father’s Day

It’s a time to fire up the grill, slow down and enjoy father’s day. When you’re thinking about what to feed your family off the grill, it should be a breeze, and you shouldn’t have to choose between good and good for you. Consider these tips for creating healthier, flavorful meals you can feel confident serving. Keep it simple. Skip the complicated recipes that call for a wide variety of

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Appliance Talk: Difference Between a Rangetop & Cooktop?

When remodeling your kitchen, or designing a brand new one, then you’ll need to think about which appliances you need. There are essential appliances every well designed kitchen needs and this includes a cooking appliance such as you range or a cooktop to cook on. Will you choose a range top or cooktop? To make your purchase with confidence we have decided to break it down for ya! In this

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Father’s Day Gifts for the Man Who Loves to Cook

Hey Family, Father’s Day is coming up. Yey! Sure, typical Father’s Day gifts generally get the job done – think golf clubs, tool set and even a stylish tie – but what about the dad who enjoys spending time making magic in the kitchen. Don’t forget him. Give him the tools he needs to succeed, whether he’s baking for the big game, preparing a meal for the family, trying out

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Sensational Summer Recipes to Try this Weekend

Whipping up a fresh cooked meal is one of the true joys of weekend summers, especially when grilled grub is paired with tantalizing sides and tempting desserts. Spice things up with Mexican Beef Sliders with Jalapeno Salsa and Avocado Cream coupled with a side like Roasted Potatoes then cap off a filling meal with these sweet and decadent Strawberry Cream Cheese Tartlets. If you’re looking for ways to mix meat

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Kitchen Ventilation: Downdraft vs. Island Hood

Before you decide which type is best for your home it is important to learn about the difference between downdraft vs. hood fan ventilation. Island Hoods Island hoods are installed in a space where the stove does not have any adjacent walls. The vent is connected to a duct that is fixed to the ceiling — thereby transferring the smoke away. If you have an island layout for a kitchen,

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5 Pro Tips for Remodeling Your Home

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic many Americans have spent a lot of time at home over the past few months, there have been plenty of opportunities to think about how that living space could be improved. While this may not be the ideal time to tackle a full gut and renovate project, it may still be possible to do some smaller scale remodeling projects that update and improve your home.

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How to Load a Dishwasher 101

There are several essentials tips to keep in mind for the best way to load a dishwasher. Depending on the brand a dishwasher has different racks and internal workings, meaning each has a unique loading pattern. Consult your manufacturer’s instructions about how to load your dishwasher to ensure you get the most effective cleaning. Pre-rinse any dishes that will sit in the dishwasher for a while before you run a

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Quarantine Cooking-Insanely Good-for-You Treats

While eating healthy and enjoying sweets seldom go hand-in-hand, choosing the right combination of nutritious ingredients can allow for guilt-free indulgences that shirks conventional dieting wisdom. In fact, some eating plans take it a step further by actually encouraging eating big in the evening when you’re naturally hungriest to help achieve your weight loss goals. Fruit Tarts Recipe courtesy of “Always Eat After 7 PM”Prep time: 40 minutesCook time: 1

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High-Powered Kitchen Ventilation with Cosmo’s QS75 Under Cabinet Range Hood

Why is it on So Many Best of 2020 Lists? “A convertible model that features a digital control panel and remote control.” Spruce.com #3 on Review Tube’s Range Hood: Best Range Hood 2019 (Buying Guide) watch here  “The Cosmo QS75 is another model that got included primarily for two reasons: power and no noise. The little machine has many surprises hidden inside it.” –architecturelab.net The QS75  modern professional under cabinet

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