Your articles are very helpful, but please consider that only the 1% have unlimited remodeling budgets. It was really disappointing to find that the faucet you spec in slide 8 costs over $2K - ridiculous! Readers like myself are willing to pay a little more to get fixtures and appliances that are higher quality and feature a smarter design than those found at Home Despot or other big box stores. It would serve you well to recommend products that are the best-made / best-designed for the best-price.
For those leading a food centric lifestyle, the kitchen is more than just the heart of the home—it is the epicenter from which great food is created, fabulous parties are hosted and lives come together. Not just a larger version of a standard kitchen space with professional-grade appliances, the ultimate cook's kitchen is where function and design collaborate to create the ideal setting for fulfilling a modern culinary lifestyle. Ready to start planning your own culinary heaven? When designing an ultimate cook's kitchen, consider these 8 design points.