Archive for May, 2012

Good things NOW come in small packages

Good things NOW come in small packages

[ 0 ] May 23, 2012 |

There was a time if a person wanted a nice up to date fully-featured refrigerator in a French Door configuration, she needed a large 36″ space. Folks with galley kitchens or smaller spaces for refrigerators as often as not had to settle for low end top freezer configured apartment style refrigerators. Well, no more. Customers […]

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How are you celebrating Memorial Day?

How are you celebrating Memorial Day?

[ 0 ] May 23, 2012 |

Memorial Day is a solemn and important day, and we hope you’ll take time to remember and recognize those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our nation. Memorial Day also marks the beginning of summer, the end of the school year, and is an opportunity for us to relax and enjoy a day off. For those […]

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Appliance Colors

Appliance Colors

[ 0 ] May 22, 2012 |

While Stainless Steel is clearly the most popular finish for major appliances in 2012, designers have been welcoming a variety of finishes from appliance manufacturers. Worthy of note is the unique Oiled Bronze finish offered by Jenn-Air below. Viking has the widest variety of colors. Here is a range with their popular burgandy color: Several […]

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4 Tips for Hiring a Kitchen Remodeling Contractor

4 Tips for Hiring a Kitchen Remodeling Contractor

[ 0 ] May 20, 2012 |

Kitchen Remodeling is a major undertaking. Before committing to spending thousands of dollars for your new kitchen, here are some important guidelines to follow: 1. Research for a good contractor. Don’t merely rely on ads or Yellow Pages. Get recommendations from friends and neighbors. Check Angie’s List and the BBB. 2. Use only licensed and […]

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Love Advice – Buy the Book and Order New Appliances

Love Advice – Buy the Book and Order New Appliances

[ 0 ] May 19, 2012 |

Check this out. Show up at the Bookstar in Studio City on Sunday, May 20th for a book signing, Prosper In Love and stop by Universal Kitchen and Appliance Center for the best deals on new appliances to seal the deal. Nothing could make your spouse happier than a new built-in coffee maker from Miele, […]

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Today’s featured brand – Bertazzoni

Today’s featured brand – Bertazzoni

[ 0 ] May 19, 2012 |

Bertazzoni is a fifth-generation, family-owned Italian manufacturer of kitchen appliances. Francesco Bertazzoni began manufacturing wood-burning stoves in 1882 in Guastalla, Italy. Today Bertazzoni products are sold in over 60 nations including the U.S. The company’s products include free-standing ranges, built-in cooktops, ventilation hoods and other design-coordinated accessories. For more information on Bertazzoni contact Universal Appliance […]

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3 Luxury Ranges Featured at KBIS

3 Luxury Ranges Featured at KBIS

[ 0 ] May 18, 2012 |

Here are three ranges recently shown at KBIS 2012 along with a brief blurb provided by their respective manufacturers. They are each distinctive and unique in their own way. For more information contact the experienced staff at Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center. DACOR Dacor is the innovator of the most stylish premium American-made kitchen appliances […]

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and Free Parking TOO!

and Free Parking TOO!

[ 0 ] May 16, 2012 |

Let’s face it – parking can be a hassle in Studio City. But if you’re shopping for appliances at Universal Appliance and KItchen Center, we take the hassle out with plenty of free parking. We have a good sized parking lot right outside our door, but if you can’t find a parking place there, just […]

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3 New Shower Innovations

3 New Shower Innovations

[ 0 ] May 15, 2012 |

Pictured above are three new Thermasol control and steamhead styles — Regency, Deco and Icon. Each style is designed to complement existing trim designs offered by most bath manufacturers. The Regency style features Neoclassically inspired beveled edges and elegant profiles while Deco’s linear symmetry is reminiscent of early 20th century style. Icon’s minimalist design features […]

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Let’s clean that Ceran Smoothtop

Let’s clean that Ceran Smoothtop

[ 0 ] May 14, 2012 |

Have you ever wondered what the best way is to clean the smoothtop surface on your range and cooktop? We’re about to show you how. We’d gathered some step by step instructions from the industry leaders, but when we saw this You Tube Video from GE we threw out our written directions in favor of […]

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