Three designers, three concepts predicting what cooking technology may offer in the next decade. Future Cook by Aslıhan Tokat imagines a minimalist slab induction cooktop with touch surface display for easy recipe and resource access on the actual prep area. Nur Yıldırım's planTree is a wild looking countertop "hydroponic plant cultivator", while Lotus by Mehtap Aydın is designed to preserve food more effectively...
When your apartment is smaller than most of your suburban friends' bedrooms, space for extra appliances can be a serious problem. There's no room on the counter for your blender or you have to keep your seldom-used game console tied up to the TV all the time. But the biggest problem with storing small appliances and devices are those too-long power cords that seem to drag behind you as you lift and carry.
Thinking about a kitchen renovation, but baffled about where to splurge and where to save? Leave it to the shopping pros at Consumer Reports to break down the kitchen into the high end choices, as well as their best money saving counterparts.
After seeing the movie Moonrise Kingdom over the weekend, I was lusting after the retro set design from the 1960's. The idea of my dream kitchen is constantly evolving, but at the moment I would love to create a retro kitchen featuring all of the modern kitchen technologies that we have grown accustomed to.
Buying a new refrigerator today is quite easy given the huge amounts of quality choices available to us. But that same availability can make it a daunting task when given a plethora of choices and options. We're here to help with your decision making process, with insights on what to look for and consider when making that new refrigerator purchase.
Small dishwashers are defined as smaller than 24 inches wide. They can be built into cabinets, attached to the sink via hoses, or there are countertop models. If you have a small kitchen, here are some dishwashers to consider.
I've been considering buying a washer and dryer to use while we rent. Our apartment has a working washer and dryer that are very old, inefficient, and not entirely effective at getting clothes clean. Is it worth it to replace them? After the jump: a few pros and cons.