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Coming Event at Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center

Coming Event at Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center

[ 0 ] January 20, 2015 |

Universal Appliance and Kitchen Center Presents, in conjuntion with: Eye for Detail, Inc. St. License #811341 7 Secrets for Hiring the Right Contractor Presented by Reva Kussmaul Avoiding a Remodel Nightmare It’s possible. Here’s how: Before you even begin to have a discussion of your remodeling project, join us for this free but VALUE-PACKED workshop. […]

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Appliance Price Increases

Appliance Price Increases

[ 1 ] January 18, 2015 |

Best Time to Buy New Appliances Watch Out for 2015 Price Increases We've written before about the best time to buy new appliances. When your life changes and you move from a place that has appliances to a new place that doesn't have appliances, you need to buy appliances. When your old appliance breaks down […]

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Buffalo Wings for the Super Bowl

Buffalo Wings for the Super Bowl

[ 0 ] January 16, 2015 |

You CAN make great Buffalo Wings Alton Brown’s 5 Star Buffalo Wing Recipe The football season is coming to an end. BUT, the SUPERBOWL is still a couple of weeks away. Here’s a way to celebrate in style – home made buffalo wings from none other than the great Alton Brown. This recipe received 462 […]

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Dacor Appliance Innovation in 2015

Dacor Appliance Innovation in 2015

[ 0 ] January 14, 2015 |

New Dacor Appliances The 2015 KBIS (Kitchen and Bath International Show) is scheduled for next week. We’re wondering what to expect in new appliances. In 2014, Dacor won numerous awards for their products, including the new products below. iQ 30″ Wall Ovens and Range Dacor’s Discovery iQTM Wall Oven and Range shown at KBIS 2014 […]

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Kitchen Remodeling Tips #3: Lighting

Kitchen Remodeling Tips #3: Lighting

[ 0 ] January 12, 2015 |

Ideas for Kitchen Lighting 4 Ways to Brighten Your Kitchen Your kitchen needs lighting. Natural lighting is wonderful, but most kitchens don’t have much natural light. Even kitchens with abundant natural light are going to need lighting for dark nights and stormy days. Here’s where to start: This kitchen has a combination of natural light, […]

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Kitchen Remodeling Tips #2

Kitchen Remodeling Tips #2

[ 0 ] January 11, 2015 |

Kitchen Island Ideas What can you do with a kitchen island? We’re appliance guys. Mostly, we like kitchen islands that provide space to build in kitchen appliances. We like islands with shelves built-in, because there’s no such thing as a good place to put a microwave oven on a kitchen counter. We like them even […]

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Kitchen Remodeling Tips #1: Backsplashes

Kitchen Remodeling Tips #1: Backsplashes

[ 0 ] January 9, 2015 |

Kitchen Backsplashes Make your kitchen standout with unique backsplash colors and designs The kitchen wall space above countertops and below the upper cabinets, is a great place to add color and creative touches, and contrast. Here are a few examples: Subway Tile continues to be very popular. In addition to the traditional white tiles that […]

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Gas Prices Low while Beef Prices Skyrocket

Gas Prices Low while Beef Prices Skyrocket

[ 0 ] January 8, 2015 |

Why are beef prices so high… when gas prices are so low? Isn’t it great that gas prices are so low. I feel like I’m putting a $10.00 bill in my pocket every time I gas up. On the other hand, my wife just informed me that a pound of extra-lean ground beef at Costco […]

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Smarter Appliances in 2015

Smarter Appliances in 2015

[ 0 ] January 6, 2015 |

Time to Get Smart Appliances? The Consumer Electronic Show (CES), and the Design and Construction Week (IBS + KBIS) are all being held this month in Las Vegas. New “smart” appliances are sure to be shown at each venue. What’s a “smart” appliance? Maybe not what you think. When the word “smart” is prepended to […]

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Black Eyed Pea Salad for the New Year

Black Eyed Pea Salad for the New Year

[ 0 ] January 5, 2015 |

Chef Covelli’s Kitchen Secrets A new recipe to get the New Year started right If you’re looking for fresh recipes to start out the New Year in 2015, try this tasty salad from Chef Chris Covelli. I first met Chris at The International Builder Show (IBS) in Orlando in 2006, worked with him at a […]

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