October 2020

Articles from October 2020 Issue

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Editor’s Notes: October 2020
Throughout the stay-at-home and safer-at-home orders over the last eight months, many of us have... Read more
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This Quartz Material Brings an Air of Elegance
Backsplashes can make a grand statement. Bring an air of elegance into your kitchen with Silestone... Read more
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Designing a Matte Black Bath
As one of the hottest home trends of the year, matte black is having its moment — especially... Read more
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5 Must-Haves for Your Kitchen Island
If the kitchen is one of the central gathering places of the home, then the island is its... Read more
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This Newly Built Home Offers Sweet Simplicity
The owner of this modern craftsman-style house grew up on the property. When it came time for his... Read more
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This Charming Open-Concept Kitchen Shines On
This charming 1940s home in Manoa was in need of an update. The one-story house was on a downslope... Read more
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An Outdated Bath Gets a Total Refresh
When the owners of this Hawaii Kai residence bought the house in 2014, their main bathroom was... Read more
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6 Not-so-basic Backsplashes
More than just a shield against splatter, backsplashes are a great way to add a touch of color and... Read more
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How to Encourage Home Wellness
Wellness is on our minds now more than ever. The pandemic has raised awareness of the need for... Read more
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Gas Cooking at Home with La Tour Café CEO
Ask any chef, and they’ll likely tell you that they use gas in their commercial kitchen. For... Read more
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Considerations to Make for Aging in Place
Many people are opting to remain in their homes for as long as possible, especially in Hawaii,... Read more
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3 Tips for a Safe Bathroom
As we and our loved ones grow older and live at home, accessing showers, toilets and sinks can... Read more
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Home Trends Turn Practical
Discussions are ongoing in the kitchen and bath industry about new design and product wish lists... Read more
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This Kitchen Sink was Designed with Accessibility in Mind
The Elkay Dart Canyon Stainless Farmhouse Ada Sink makes meal prepping and cleaning easier than... Read more
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Coastal Chic Beach House
While searching for their future home, Julie and Tom Fuller stumbled upon a house built by Todd... Read more