Trends & Influences – Part III
What’s new, now, and trending in home appliances, lighting fixtures and more


Thinking about refreshing your kitchen with the latest appliances, swapping out lackluster fixtures in the bath, or replacing a decades old washing machine with a shiny, high-functioning new one?  Check out the last in our three-part blog series on what’s trending in the industry presented by Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery.

Trouble-Free Transformations

When it’s time for an upgrade, “quickly transform any space with style and functionality by incorporating performance enhancing appliances that will modernize your daily routines” with seamless integration into existing layouts.  Ida Davis, Ferguson Bath, Kitchen and Lighting Gallery Area Showroom Manager.

The first wall mount fan in the industry to be wet-rated, Minka Aire’s Anywhere Fan can be hardwired or converted to a wall plug for ease of installation.

Left: Signature Series Sottile line of 18″ depth undercounter refrigeration from Perlick features a unique, slim profile to provide far greater design flexibility without sacrificing storage capacity. | Center: The Elkay® Crosstown® Stainless Steel Farmhouse Sink with interchangeable Apron Front provides the flexibility to change the color and material of the apron front on a whim. | Right: KitchenAid’s Double Wall Oven with the Fit System Guarantee allows for customization of wall oven installation to match the height of existing cabinets.


When selecting a transitional metallic hue, consider a trend combination we like to call Brassic — where brass tones meet classic design. “Blending brass tones with classic aesthetics is a time honored finish that elevates any room it is incorporated into.” Heather Winn, Ferguson, Bath, Kitchen and Lighting Gallery Lighting Manager, Northeast District.

True Refrigeration and Wine Columns –

Left: Pfister Park Avenue – | Center: Progress Lighting Palacio – | Right: Newport Brass Malvina –

Intentional Integrations

“When choosing appliances, multifunctionality is just as important as aesthetics. These [design elements] have fully customizable settings and tech enhancements that help turn chores into fun to-dos.”  Ellen Schwartz, Ferguson Bath, Kitchen and Lighting Gallery Showroom Consultant.

Have it all with Sub-Zero’s 30″ Integrated Wine Storage unit that also includes refrigerator and freezer drawers with an automatic icemaker.

Left: American Standard’s Beale MeasureFill™ Touch Kitchen Faucet delivers a precise set volume of water on demand. | Center:  GroTherm® SmartControl® offers not just a choice of shower sprays, but also the precise control of water flow all in one trim. | Right: Front Load Perfect Steam™ Washer with LuxCare® and SmartBoost® introduces the world’s first Adaptive Dispenser™, designed to accept all types of detergent. Inset: Dispenser

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