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Designer Spotlight: Jessica Conner

We love seeing our products featured in designers work that we are now featuring them! Introducing the first of many, our new blog series, Designer Spotlight’s! Each month we will feature their work using our products from our family of businesses! First up is Jessica Conner! Check out her Q&A below.

I graduated with a degree in Interior Design from Mississippi State in 2008. From there, I started working in Kitchen and Bath Design and then went on to be the in-house designer for a couple of construction companies in Birmingham. I started my design firm in 2016 specializing in Interior Architecture and the finishes/fixtures of new construction/remodeling interior design. I assist my clients in the selections of all fixtures and finishes for their project as well as provide any and all necessary drawings/elevations/3D renderings of the project for construction.

Q: List one word to describe your style.

A. Functional

Q. What design trend(s) are you excited about for 2019?

A. I love the durability of quartz countertops and the colors just keep getting better so I can’t wait to see new options in 2019!

Q. What design trend(s) do you wish would die?

A. White and Gray everything… It’s too sterile.

Q. What are your favorite color combos?

A. Navy & White Marble – Antique Brass & Black – White & White

Q. What inspires you the most when designing?

A. My Client – If it doesn’t meet their needs, then it’s irrelevant.

Q. What project are you most proud of?

A. Total cliche but I’m proud of all of my projects. If at the end of the day the client is happy, I’m proud.

Q. Did you always want to be a designer? What did you want to be when you were a child?

A. Well yes and no. I wanted to be an architect for as long as I can remember. I did a year of Architecture at Mississippi State but changed majors to Interior Design.

Q. If you could design a room for anyone who and what would it be?

A. A master bathroom for myself! My current bathroom is 4’x8′ and I share it with my husband… We literally cannot stand in it at the same time. And after designing dream spaces for all your clients, you can’t help but daydream of your own future space.

Q. What is your favorite thing about CR Home?

A. The slab yard of beautiful materials that fit a wide range of budgets. And my local team – they always go above and beyond and always pay attention to the details.

Q. Tell us a little bit about the project photos you are attaching: What CR Home products are featured?

A. #112Ridge was a new construction project I completed with Saunders Bradford Building for a couple in Homewood, AL. The kitchen has crisp white cabinets, custom open shelving, and bright brass fixtures. It also features 3cm Alba Vera marble countertops. We laminated the edge on the island top to give it the appearance of a 5cm slab. Also, we used 6×12 Alba Vera marble tiles for a full height splash to the ceiling. One of the best features is the range hood that is fully clad in the same 6×12 Alba Vera marble. Viking appliances were used and, actually, Viking chose this kitchen and myself as Kitchen Designer of the Year for 2018!

Q. What are you most excited for the future of the architecture and design industry?

A. The industry changes so fast, that it’s hard to know where it’s going but it seems to always evolve for the better. Smart Tech, smart materials, smart fabrics – all of them helping to make everyone’s crazy and stressful lives a little easier.

To keep up with Jessica and her latest designs be sure to follow her on social!

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Inspired and ready to start your project? Contact us today! For more design and home improvement articles, check out our blog.

Interior lighting is an important part of your home and as lighting designs keep changing the variety of options grow. That’s why we have two CR lighting showrooms in Atlanta to better serve you and give you the ability to pick the perfect lighting for your specific taste and preferences. We keep a variety of interior, as well as exterior, lighting options such as modern, contemporary, and traditional lighting on display at our lighting stores in Decatur and Sugar Hill.

Our Showrooms

CR Home Lighting Intown

Located only two doors down from our Design Center, you can find our new state-of-the-art lighting showroom in Decatur. With endless options from top lighting brands such as Capital Lighting, Hinkley, and Feiss on display at our store, you can browse a variety of trending, traditional, and modern fixtures, for both indoors and outdoors. Our knowledgeable team can help assist you in the decision-making process so that you can shop with confidence, knowing you’re getting the perfect kitchen, bath or other lights for your home. If you’re working on more than just a lighting update, you can also find garage doors, fireplaces, and more within our Atlanta showroom, making this a one-stop shop for many of your home improvement needs.

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Atlanta Lighting Showroom

You can also stop by our second lighting location, located between Suwanee and Buford, in Sugar Hill. With transitional and modern indoor/outdoor lighting on display, we carry fixtures for anything from modern farmhouse style to colonial or traditional. No matter if you’re a designer, homeowner or DIY remodeler, you can find the perfect lighting to complement your space. Our northeast Atlanta lighting store offers much more than that though. You can also browse appliances, flooring, and tile to complete your homes look all in one place.

Visit Our Atlanta Lighting Stores to Shop

At our CR Home lighting showroom, you can find:

Lighting

  • Chandeliers
  • Wall Mounted
  • Lamps
  • Fans
  • Exterior

Fireplaces

  • Wood, Gas, Electric & Outdoor
  • Insert and Gas Logs
  • Mantels and Surroundings
  • Decorative Chimneys

Garage Doors

  • Traditional, Modern and Carriage
  • Openers
  • Commercial Garage Doors

At our Colonial Lighting showroom, you can find:

Lighting

  • Chandeliers
  • Wall Mounted
  • Lamps
  • Fans
  • Exterior

Appliances

  • Cooking
  • Refrigeration
  • Dishwashers
  • Laundry
  • Grilling

Tile & Flooring

  • Carpet
  • Tile & Stone
  • Harwood
  • Laminate
  • Vinyl
  • Rugs
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Top Trending Light Fixtures

 

We strive to keep the latest designs on display for you and when visiting our lighting showrooms in Atlanta you can easily imagine some of the top trending light fixtures in your home.

Modern farmhouse lighting is here to stay, so we have the perfect lanterns with open sides and exposed bulbs to shine out across any space. Or, charming iron chandeliers giving off warm even light with its multiple bulbs to complete your design.

Pendant lighting is also a popular choice often being the focal point of a room, similar to chandeliers. These fixtures are perfect for the dining room or over a kitchen island. Due to the popularity of pendant lighting, we carry a variety of styles and sizes.

Vintage Edison Bulbs have won the hearts of many with the nostalgic design this style of lighting offers. Their rounded cone shape not only makes a statement but also gives a homey feel to any room. For instance, a chandelier made with these bulbs is perfect for the kitchen and can enhance any industrial style.

But no matter what current trend you’re favoriting, we are the home lighting store for you thanks to our large inventory! Visit us today at either of our locations.

Looking for more information on home lighting? Check out our Design Guide: Lighting 101 blog!

Designing Your Kitchen – Appliance Edition

When designing a kitchen, the appliances can become an afterthought, but this aspect of your design can truly elevate your home. It is important to incorporate appliances into the décor to create the space you have always dreamed of, but you may be wondering how to choose, and that’s what we are here for!

Barely There Refrigeration

Gone are the days of having your refrigerator disrupt the sleek design of your kitchen, thanks to Sub-Zero engineering the famous built-in refrigerator. Sub-Zero has brought a beautiful and technologically advanced solution to meet any home refrigeration need. With a Sub-Zero built-in refrigerator, this home appliance will blend seamlessly into your space. For a truly unnoticeable Sub-Zero refrigerator, try a full-height pantry border to make it blend in effortlessly with the rest of your kitchen. If you’re having a hard time envisioning this in your home stop by a CR Atlanta showroom and browse the kitchen displays to find what best suits your lifestyle and design needs. The best part is, we can help you put together your ideal appliance package so you can take advantage of the Sub-Zero rebate.

Up And Coming Ovens

Steam ovens are making a name for themselves, so be on the lookout for this home appliance. A Wolf steam oven offers a healthy method of cooking, reliability and premium quality. Wolf kitchen appliances will not only change the way you prepare your meals but the sleek design will fit beautifully in your kitchen. With Wolf appliances cooking meals for your loved ones is made easy and fun. Check out the Atlanta showroom to see this trendsetting oven and many more Wolf appliances on display!

Smart Appliances

We all want a functional space especially in the kitchen, and the way you can now communicate wirelessly with your appliances offers that. The kitchen can get busy but with Sub-Zero Wolf appliances you can have control at the tip of your fingers. Many Sub-Zero Wolf appliances offer a monitor and control with WiFi option so you can make adjustments remotely. Sub-Zero Wolf offers a variety of home appliances that come with WiFi no matter what your needs are, whether that be cooking, refrigeration or cleaning. Building a kitchen package has never been easier with this vast line of products.

Under-Counter Appliances

Under-counter appliances are becoming one of the biggest trends and are continuing to gain popularity. Many designers and homeowners are opting to install microwaves, dishwashers and other home appliances built-in beneath an island to minimize visibility and the amount of space taken away from upper cabinetry or countertop space in the kitchen. To see if this design style is something that would suit you and your home check out the Sub-Zero and Wolf showroom in Atlanta.

With so many different home appliances out there to choose from, finding the perfect fit can seem overwhelming but, it does not have to be difficult. Our knowledgeable team is here to assist you through selecting the top kitchen appliances that best serve your needs and we can even look into a Sub-Zero Wolf promotion to save you money on your kitchen appliances. For more information please visit the rest of our blogContact us today for Wolf appliances Atlanta. (404) 378-3132

Spring has finally arrived, so it’s out with the cold, and in with the new! We’ve pulled together some of our favorite spring renovation ideas that can boost your home’s functionality and aesthetic.

1. Revamp your Garage Doors

Garage doors are often overlooked when remodeling, which is a shame because garage doors make up about one-third of your home’s façade. If you’re looking to make a big improvement on your curb appeal, a garage door is the way to go! This simple upgrade can instantly make a statement and change the look of your home.

There are four different garage door styles that will complement an array of house styles. At Builder Specialties, and at our new showroom CR Home Lighting, we have an array of garage doors fit for every home’s design style. Each type is customizable by materials, colors, and hardware, by the manufacturer making it a unique focal point to your home.

Need help figuring out which garage door best suits the style of your home? Our product and design specialists at Construction Resources can help make a selection that will add value and flair to your home. Just remember to bring in a current picture of your home when shopping for your new garage door to ease the process!

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garage doors near me
garage doors near me

2. Perk up your Porch with Outdoor Lighting

As the weather continues to heat up, so do the opportunities for outdoor entertaining. Enjoy those long spring evenings against a backdrop of softly lit ambiance with new outdoor lighting.

From hanging lights to wall mount and landscape lighting, there are plenty of options to choose from. Whether you’re replacing existing fixtures or adding new ones to light up your outdoor living area, Construction Resources has what you’re looking for.

So get outdoors and enjoy it at all hours of the night with exterior and landscaping lights from our two lighting showrooms, Colonial Lighting, and CR Home Lighting.

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outdoor lighting near me

3. Install an Outdoor Kitchen

If you have a nice spring renovation budget, this one is definitely for you! An outdoor kitchen adds more entertainment space to your home, creates a secondary cooking area and is not only great for entertaining but can be a huge perk for re-sale.

Doing something as simple as a built-in grill with countertop space can really make a difference to your deck or backyard. If you’ve been dreaming of a chef inspired outdoor kitchen, complete with a wi-fi enabled smoker and pizza oven, this may be your calling. Whichever you choose, guests will surely be gathered around as you fire up the BBQ pit and throw on those juicy steaks and fish fillets.

Give the grill master in your family the kitchen of their dreams and make your backyard the new gathering spot of your home by adding outdoor appliances and countertops from our family of businesses.

Smart Appliance Outdoor Grills

A Place for Everything

 Construction Resources has several locations in the Atlanta area and is the leading design authority for home remodeling and building projects. We were awarded a Modern Luxury Interiors Atlanta 2019 Best of Design award, recognizing us as the area’s best One Stop Shop for our vast portfolio of products and services.

Our showrooms have inspiring displays featuring the latest in design, function and technology from more than 60 top brands across several product categories, including appliances, countertops, fireplaces, garage doors, lighting, glass & mirrors, tile & flooring, and more.

Whether you are working on designing a new kitchen, bathroom or outdoor space, our trained design consultants will help bring your plans into focus by guiding you through the full scope of your project, from start to finish. We’re dedicated to ensuring your project plans become a reality.

Our goal is ‘Your Project. Done Right’. Come visit our Design Campus to see our unmatched selection of products and take advantage of our design services.

 

Now that you know how we can help transform your home, it’s time to get out there and enjoy it! Ready to start your project? Contact us today! For more design and home improvement articles, check out our blog.

Sealing? Not With Silestone Quartz Countertops!

Upgrading your countertops can seem like a daunting task, but we can assure you the benefits are endless especially when it comes to Silestone. One of the many exciting aspects of Silestone Quartz is that this type of countertop does not need sealing, and what home buyer or owner doesn’t want to hear that? The convenience of not having to seal your countertops when you choose Silestone Quartz knocks other surfaces right out of the competition. Though we must admit natural stones are beautiful they are porous and can potentially develop cracks that cannot be seen by the naked eye. Due to the pores in natural stone, it easily allows unwanted stains to form and bacteria to grow. Not to say Granite isn’t a great option, but to keep your countertops looking brand new, you would need to seal them once a year to avoid potential damages. But, Quartz is an engineered stone that will not demand as much maintenance and its composition makes this problem a non-factor.

No Unwanted Bacteria Found Here

As we said, the porous composition of natural stones can lead to cracks and allow bacteria to grow if not properly maintained. This is not a problem though when you choose Silestone Quartz. Silestone Quartz surfaces are non-porous allowing these countertops to be bacteria resistant and will keep those germs at bay. Bacteria that starts to form and goes unchecked on porous countertops can multiply rapidly in just a few hours. But with Silestone Quartz you can have the peace of mind that bacteria from uncooked meat, spills, and food crumbs are not thriving on your countertops. We know for many that the kitchen is the heart of your home so, this non-porous composition of Silestone Quartz is great if you are always on the go or spend a lot of your time with friends and family in the kitchen.

Spills Happen But Don’t Stay With Silestone

As much as we try to keep our countertops squeaky clean as the day they were installed, life happens. When you are in the kitchen from sun up till sun down preparing those big holiday feast, spills and splatters are inevitable. Don’t fear though if you can’t get to cleaning those surfaces immediately, this is where Silestone Quartz will have your back! When you have Silestone countertops, you gain the leisure of letting the spill remain for a little while before tidying up. In the end, not only are you going to save time but money on repairs from staining as well. You can sleep soundly knowing your Silestone countertops are ready to take on any spill or splatter the kitchen throws at them. This confidence in the durability of quartz countertops can appeal to any current or potential homeowner.

Add Value To Your Home With Silestone

Now that we’ve discussed the benefits of Silestone Quartz’ non-porous composition, let’s get to the good stuff, how mesmerizing these countertops look! If you are looking for chic and elegant kitchen design, this line of beautiful Quartz countertops will help you achieve it. When looking to resell a home, certain upgrades and renovations can potentially increase your chances of getting offers faster, countertops being one of them. There are three things home buyers are constantly looking for when finding a new place to plant their roots; value, location, and cost. This is due to the real estate market steadily increasing so more people are investing in the market. Research suggests that home buyers highly consider details when searching for a home now more than ever before. When you invest more money into your remodeling project, you will be able to up the price on the home. To learn more about how Silestone Quartz will help you maximize the value of your home, follow along with CR for all the tips and tricks.

What Do Home Buyers Want? Upgrades!

If you are in the home buying or selling market, you know that details play a heavy roll in any home design, whether that be interior or exterior. The kitchen is often thought of the heart of the home where a lot of time can be spent and home buyers want that space upgraded. Potential buyers must take into consideration the major and minor changes that will be needed to be made to the home. And more often than not, they would rather have the home already include these upgrades rather than tending to them after purchase. Quartz countertops are a great choice when looking to add those upgrades and value to a home. As we have discussed, Silestone is practical, low maintenance and elegant, something any home buyer can enjoy. Not only does it benefit the home buyer but seller as well, because the more money put into upgrades, the more money you can make off your property.

Now, renovating the kitchen will not always guarantee you a higher home selling price. You must do the renovations in a smart way and do research to better understand that adding certain brands and materials can either hurt or help you.

Looking to Modernize Your Kitchen? Two Words, Silestone Quartz

Let’s take a step back and really look at that kitchen, just take it all in. Envision the floor, appliances, cabinets and of course countertops. Is the kitchen outdated and in need of a little modernization, but you’re not ready to take the dive yet? Well, research shows that you can get up to 59% of the money invested in a kitchen remodel, and modernizing your kitchen is a great way to do that. Don’t be discouraged though, modernizing your kitchen may sound like it will cost you an arm and a leg but it doesn’t have to! Starting with the countertops is always a great way to begin the process. But how? We suggest dressing your kitchen with Silestone Quartz countertops. You already know that there are numerous advantages that come along with this countertop brand and material. It will give you that modern look you are trying to achieve and every owner new or old would enjoy learning that they look great without demanding a ton of maintenance. If you are wanting a modern kitchen, then Silestone is the way to go!

If you are in the process of renovating your home or thinking about making changes that will increase the value of your property, contact a professional at CR today! For more related content keep be sure to keep up with our blog!

Affordable Household Appliances That Will Make Your Life Easier

Household appliances are important and necessary if you wish to maximize the functionality of your home. A life made easy does not have to be a thing of the past. With society being so technologically advanced, it is only right to learn about the newest and latest household appliances that are available to you. The large inventory of home improvement products is endless at Construction Resources. No matter your lifestyle, you can get the most out of your home with these incredible and extremely convenient home appliances. Follow along with us to learn about the top products of 2019.

1. Cooking Appliances

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Many people that live a great lifestyle can cosign that modern kitchen appliances are a necessity. Kitchen appliances are the new modern technology. Your homework can be made easy when you invest in the right products. There are many different cooking appliances to choose from. These products are of the highest quality and from the top global brands. Below we will list some of the appliances made available to you through our company:

Gas Ranges

Electric Ranges

Gas Cooktops

Electric Cooktops

2. Stainless Steel Refrigerators

Stainless Steel Refrigerators

At Construction Resources, we have many different stainless steel refrigerator options that will improve the functionality of your kitchen. We offer counter depth, energy star certified products, and rebates. When you choose us, you will get an energy efficient product that will last you a long time with the right care and maintenance. Our appliances can save you a lot of time & money. Some of the refrigerator options that we offer are Side-by-side RefrigeratorsFrench Door Refrigerators, Specialty Refrigerators, and more. If you are looking to upgrade your home, investing in home appliances is the best way to go. Everybody loves a modern kitchen so come out and visit our showrooms to see the beautiful collections of stainless steel appliances that we have. Your kitchen design will never be the same!

3. Built In Dishwashers

 

Smart AppliancesIf you are looking to improve the performance and functionality of your kitchen then dishwashers are the way to go. Our exclusive stainless steel dishwashers are of the highest-quality. The evolving technology allows our dishwashers to get the job done quite fast. You will no longer have to worry about washing your dishes after a delicious meal. All you have to do is load the dishwasher and let this super convenient appliance do the job for you. We have built in dishwashers and portable dishwashers for you to choose from.

4. Portable Stainless Steel Dishwasher

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A portable dishwasher has more things in common with a built in than people may realize. Portable dishwashers offer benefits like multipurpose tops which may be used for preparing food or storage. This type of dishwasher can leave you more room to install other appliances. They can also be used in most households. Portable dishwashers also clean quite easily and can last a long time.

The truth is that there are so many different home appliances out there to choose from. Finding the perfect fit does not have to be difficult. We are here to guide you through our selection of top kitchen appliances. For more information please visit the blog. Contact us today. (404) 378-3132

White Quartz Countertops Will Enhance The Aesthetic Of Your Modern Kitchen

White quartz countertops are the perfect way to improve the functionality of your modern kitchen! Getting white quartz in your home offers a lot of benefits that make it a wise long term investment. Most people are not aware of the many different engineered stone options that are available out there. This is the reason why homeowners, contractors, and builders will turn to granite or marble.

Quartz may be one of the top kitchen countertop materials in the whole industry but it is also one that does not get enough credit. Below we will list the many reasons why white quartz is a phenomenal countertop material for your kitchen. You will also see unique kitchen designs that will give you a bit of kitchen inspiration for your remodeling project!

The Strength And Durability Of Quartz Is Similar To Concrete & Granite

White quartz countertops are one of the most durable kitchen tops in the game! It has a surprising amount of strength that goes well in busy kitchens! You can count on getting a countertop material that will stand strong against daily use. No matter what your lifestyle may be, with quartz, you will be getting everything you could ask for and more. The impressionable strength of this countertop is synonymous to that of concrete and granite. Quartz stone is, however, a little more forgiving. In fact, quartz is so strong that it will not crack or even chip that easily. It is truly an outstanding countertop option for any home!

 

Wide Color Selection

You will be surprised to learn that white quartz countertops do not just come in a solid color. In all actuality, there is a large assortment of white quartz options that you can pick from. You can count on us to provide you with a selection that includes all of the best colors, patterns, and styles for your unique kitchen design. If you feel like white quartz countertops are not the best fit for you, then you can check out the many other color options that we have in our showroom. You will never have to settle. The best way to improve your kitchen interior design is by starting off with the perfect countertop for your home. The exceptional quality of countertops at Construction Resources is unlike any you have ever seen. To check out the latest kitchen products, make sure to visit one of our showroom locations.

Quartz Surfaces

Leading Quartz Brands

Not only will you get unmatched quality with us but you will also get a countertop material made from the top brands in the entire industry. Giving our customers the best quality is our main priority. With this in mind, we have partnered with the leading quartz companies out there in an effort to bring you the best of the best. A lack of quality will never be an issue if you hire us. We understand how important it is to get top-rated products that are worth every penny invested. Some of the top brands that we offer are as follow:

Caesarstone

Silestone

Cambria

HanStone Quartz

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Stands Up Against Liquid Spills

Another huge advantage of white quartz countertops is the fact that they are nonporous. Nonporous stones are great at resisting stains from liquid spills. You will not have to run and wipe off your countertops as soon as the accident happens. You can finish cooking your meal just do not forget to clean up the countertops after the fact. If you leave the spills on your counters, they may get damaged. Quartz is a stain resistant countertop but it is not proof of stains.

White quartz countertops are definitely a good choice and investment for your kitchen remodeling project. You can improve the design and the value of your property. We hope you found this article educational. For more related content be sure to visit the blog. If you would like to speak with a professional you can contact us today. (404) 378-3132

Let’s go island hopping!

Don’t worry about packing, these islands are close by! In fact, they can be found right inside your very home! Today we are sharing several ways you can add islands to your home!

Kitchen Countertop Islands

We all should know of this location for an island, but did you know there are several different shapes of islands you can add to your kitchen. The traditional square and rectangle designs work great for any space, but you can really set your home apart from your friends and neighbors with a uniquely shaped island. The truth is, there are many different island countertop options out there and we can help yo u find the perfect one for your particular taste and lifestyle!

Island Countertop Shapes

“L” Shaped

“U” Shaped

“T” Shaped

While there are several more unique shapes of islands you can have in a kitchen, the three listed above are highly popular as they are used to add storage, and to create an ‘eat-in’ kitchen atmosphere. Make your kitchen the room your family gathers to by adding a uniquely shaped kitchen island with Construction Resources‘ family of businesses.

Bathroom Island

An island in a bathroom you may ask and we say YES! They are super functional and can turn your bathroom into the spa oasis you have always wanted. Find a high-quality island countertop with us!

Closet Island

If you or your loved one is fashion savvy, then a closet island is a must-have! Turn your boring closet into a fashionista’s dream by adding storage, organization, and functionality by adding a countertop island to your space.

Laundry Countertop

Continuing with the clothes theme, a laundry room is another great space that is perfect for an island! If you have a top loading washer and dryer and can’t have the luxury of adding a countertop on top of them for a folding space, then an island is your solution! Add drawers, laundry baskets, and even drying racks for the ultimate laundry room island!

Outdoor Countertops

Last, but certainly not least, lets head outdoors because our next island destination could be found right in your backyard! Give the grill master in your home his dream outdoor kitchen with the addition of an island! After-all kitchens and islands go hand in hand.

Outdoor kitchen islands can add several things to your space:

Storage

Add cabinets, bins, drawers, and even a cooler into your island to make your backyard the summer destination!

Seating & Dining

By adding bar stools and a couple of place setting and you have now created a great gathering and eating destination for your outdoor kitchen.

Appliances

An island in for your outdoor kitchen is also a great way to add appliances to your space. Under the counter refrigeration, warming drawers, and more are just a few great ways to add convenient appliances to your island. Click here to shop for appliances for your space!

Ready to add an island to your space! Click here to find a location near you!

Be sure to visit our blog for more design trends and design tips!

Delicious, Scrumptious & Tasty Vegan Appetizers To Eat On Super Bowl Sunday

Vegan appetizers for Super Bowl Sunday? That’s right! Every year, America holds the annual championship football game of the NFL where the two best teams fight for their title. Friends and family come together on Super Bowl Sunday to watch the game, commercials, and halftime performance. What better way to bring together your loved ones than with great food and sports! Food is a very important part in Super Bowl Sunday. Everyone looks forward to stuffing themselves with mouthwatering food.

Veganism is on the rise but we feel there is a bad stereotype that makes people think plant-based food is not that great in taste. This is why we have put together a list of the yummiest vegan appetizers that taste so good you will not even remember they have no animal protein. Cruelty-free food is meant to heal and nourish the body, save the animals, and make you fall in love. In order for one to love vegan food, the food itself must taste amazing! As long as you can cook and get creative, it should be fairly easy to do so! Follow along with us to see the top vegan appetizers that will make your Super Bowl Sunday a great one!

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Vegan Quesadillas

Quesadillas are a major staple in any household and are very popular no matter your background. You can make quesadillas in so many different ways, and that is why they are at the top of the list! You can buy beyond meat, Daiya cheese, and load it with your favorite veggies. You can cook veggies on a gas range and make the most delicious quesadillas to serve with a side of vegan sour cream and guacamole on the side. Making vegan quesadillas is very simple!

Do not be afraid to look up vegan alternatives because there is a healthier option for everything. If you want cheese, sour cream, chicken, beef, or pulled pork, there is a plant-based alternative that resembles the texture and taste. Except instead of animal protein you are eating delicious live alkaline foods that are more nutrient dense and very good for your body!

Cauliflower Wings

You cannot have a successful Super Bowl Sunday without wings!!! Whether you like parmesan garlic, spicy barbeque, lemon pepper, or original buffalo, there is a healthier way to make them! My first time ever making cauliflower wings was only a few months ago and I was shocked by the amazing taste! I could not tell the difference between real wings and cauliflower wings! The secret is seriously in the way you season your food! You can make different dipping sauces as well if you’d like. Cauliflower wings are a staple in my home because they’re insanely delicious and very easy and fast to make! You can either grill them or make them using your gas wall oven.

Vegan Sliders

Sliders make great appetizers, they’re small enough to not fill you up but big enough to satisfy. Whether you like traditional beef sliders or the sloppy joe, there is a way to vegan-ize it and still blow your guest’s minds. If you are set and stone on having meat on in your sliders than check out the many beyond meat alternatives that taste exactly like the original. You can use a combination wall oven to make the yummiest vegan sliders that will make everyone at your house ask for the recipe!

Vegan Dips

Who doesn’t love a delicious dip on Super Bowl Sunday? You can make many different vegan dips in less than 5 minutes. I encourage you to not limit yourself on the different vegan recipes out there and try something new. If you are craving a creamy or cheesy dip then check out the vegan queso recipe below. You can also make delectable cruelty-free guacamole that you can eat with pita chips. Add the spices, herbs, vegetables, and seasoning of your choice! If your dip requires milk, make sure to consider almond, cashew, soy, or coconut milk. Plant-based milk has significantly more nutritional value than cow’s milk. You can also pick up some Daiya products if you are wanting the cheese to create the perfect vegan dip for your guests.

Vegan Brownies

For those of us who have a major sweet tooth, dessert is usually the first thing we look for anywhere we go. Vegan brownies are an easy plant-based dessert that tastes amazing and will knock your socks off. For my brownie lovers out there, you know there are many ways to make the brownies. Some people like the dry thin brownies while others may prefer the thick chewy and moist chocolatey-ness to melt right in your mouth. You can get really creative anytime you are making vegan brownies. You can add walnuts, almonds, cashews or even candy in them. Make sure to read the ingredient labels to make sure that what you are going to use is plant-based. Remember, health is wealth, my friends. You can bake your delicious vegan brownies in a Construction Resources electric wall oven. When your brownies are done you can take this one step closer and make vegan banana ice cream to pour on top if you’d like. Ben and Jerry’s has a nice selection of vegan ice cream options.

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The Christmas and New Year holidays center around friend and family gatherings which typically means lots of food and drink. Here are three of our favorite recipes to get you through the season. Whether you need an easy potluck dish or are cooking for a group these are fun and tasty additions to any menu.

Quick Holiday Appetizer

caprese tortellini skewers

Tortellini Skewers

A spin on traditional caprese, red and green ingredients easily give this starter dish a festive feel. The addition of tortellini adds a little more substance to keep guests tied over for the main course. Serve these with red wine for the perfect pairing.

Simple Chicken Dish to Feed a Crowd

southern baked chicken casserole

Southern Baked Chicken Casserole

With a dash of hot sauce and a homemade substitution for the usual canned cream of chicken soup, this chicken casserole will certainly be a crowd pleaser. Its easy prep will leave you time to socialize while it bakes and the aroma fills the air.

Easy Christmas Dessert

No-Bake-Christmas-Wreath-Treats

No-Bake Christmas Wreath Treats

A different take on the classic Rice Krispie treats, this dessert is simple and adorable. The recipe can be made well ahead of time and makes for a great presentation at any holiday party.

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