has tracked kitchen and bath design trends throughout its 52-year existence.
also employs another strategy to keep the focus on the future.
For the dream kitchen with enough space for coffee klatches, the NKBA
says the average American is spending $36,200 with the help of a home improvement store.
Community Involvement: Crime stoppers, Anchorage Fire Department, Anchorage Montessori School St Elizabeth Ann Seton, AHBA, NKBA
, Junior Olympics, and Catholic Social Services
Internet Home Alliance and the National Kitchen & Bath Association teamed up to create and display the Digital Kitchen Project, designed by NKBA
member Blue Arnold CKD, based on the results of a consumer survey conducted jointly by NKBA
According to NKBA
surveys, Americans typically replace their bathroom faucets, towel bars and decorating accessories every five years, adding new flooring, tile and counters every 10 years and finally replacing everything from the toilet to the tub every 20 years, spending an average of $11,000 for the total makeover.
In its quarterly Market Index Report released last week, the NKBA
also found a 69 percent increase in revenue among kitchen and bath dealers since third quarter 2010.
This report is so valuable because NKBA
members are on the cutting edge of kitchen and bathroom design," said Maria Stapperfenne, CKD CBD, 2015 NKBA
Over recent years, NKBA
Chicago Midwest Design Vision Awards has selected more than 30 Drury Design projects as winners in multiple categories, including Best of Show.
It has been featured on Houzz, is a member of the NKBA
and BBB and has ties to many local businesses.
spokesman said Whirlpool still paid for the floor space it had initially reserved, adding that the company "wanted to make sure it maintained its position in terms of choosing floor space for the future.
is the leading professional organization for people in the kitchen and bath industry and promotes education and improved professional standards within the industry.