Kitchen Design Guide

Capri modular cooking systems by J. Corradi

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If these professional ovens by J. Corradi look a bit too nostalgic for you, as does this vintage fridge, we certainly hope the company contemporary Capri line of modular cooking systems is more to your liking. Designed to create a focal point in your house for the most unforgettable moments either indoors or outdoors, these versatile modular cooktops bring a restaurant quality cooker in your home or in your garden. You built the cooking system to your preference, you pay and get it delivered. Later, this open system can be … (read more)

Compact induction hob from UNOLD

The stylish and efficient compact induction hob from UNOLD is easy to operate. Measuring just 25 x 19 x 6 centimetres, the compact cooktop is also small enough to fit in the tiniest kitchens. The induction hob has 5 power settings ranging from 300 watts to 1.2 kW as well as 5 temperatures between 60°C and 220°C, which can be set using the convenient LED display.

The compact induction hob automatically recognizes suitable pots and pans. For added safety, it features overheating protection and automatic adjustment of current fluctuations. In addition, (read more)

Gas cooktops from Fratelli Onofri

The 75cm wide gas cooktop with inclined front controls, 5 gas burners, cast iron pan supports and flame failure safety device brings timeless rustic design into your kitchen. Also available in 60cm version with 4 burners. Part of Fratelli Onofri Imperial Collection. Fratelli Onofri.

Recall: Liebherr Built-In Refrigerators Due to Injury Hazard; Door Can Detach

Name of Product: Liebherr Built-In 30-Inch Wide Bottom Freezer Refrigerators

Units: About 5,702 units

Importer: Liebherr-Canada Ltd of Ontario, of Canada

Manufacturer: Liebherr-Hausgeraete Lienz GmbH, of Austria

Hazard: The refrigerator’s door can detach, posing an injury hazard to consumers.

Incidents/Injuries: Liebherr has received ten reports of doors detaching. No injuries reported.

Description: This recall involves Liebherr built-in 30-inch wide bottom freezer refrigerators with model and index numbers listed below. The refrigerators were sold individually or as side-by-side companion units. The refrigerators come in stainless steel and various custom finishes and are built into the kitchen … (read more)

V-ZUG induction cooktops

V-ZUG GK45TEBS

The versatile induction cooktops by V-ZUG come with child locks, slider controls, 4 induction cooking zones and automatic frying zones, suitable for large frying pans that are too big for a normal, round cooking zone. The V-ZUG GK45TEBS and GK46TIABS also feature automatic warm-up function which enables one cooking zone to operate at full power for a set period after being switched on. The cooking zone then automatically returns to the power level you selected.

V-ZUG GK46TIABS

In addition, the induction cooktops are equipped with a timing device which … (read more)

Recall: Burlington Coat Factory Slow Cookers Due to Fire Hazard

Name of Product: Slow Cooker

Units: About 7,460

Retailer: Burlington Coat Factory, of Burlington, N.J.

Importer/Distributor: Lehrhoff ABL, of Carlstadt, N.J.

Hazard: The slow cooker’s control panel can overheat and melt, posing a fire hazard.

Incidents/Injuries: The manufacturer has received 60 reports of the control panels smoking, melting and sparking, and three reports of panels catching fire. Fourteen incidents resulted in minor damage to countertops. No injuries have been reported.

Description: This recall involves Bella Kitchen 5-quart programmable slow cookers. The slow cookers are black with “Bella Kitchen” printed on the control panel. Only slow … (read more)

Futuro Futuro range hoods – 28" Moderno and Ellipso

Ellipso

These elegant stainless steel range hoods from Futuro Futuro are available in 28″ island and wall models. The height adjustable round Ellipso and rectangular Moderno feature 2 energy-efficient and eco-friendly long-life fluorescent bulbs, 4-speed 940 CFM whisper-quiet tangential blower with boost mode, touch-sensitive illuminated control panel, delayed shut-off, electronic reset and filter cleaning indicator.

Moderno

Suitable for ducted or ductless installation, these Futuro Futuro range hoods are equipped with washable concealed metal mesh grease filter and advanced Perimeter Suction System for maximum venting efficiency. More highlights include automatic thermo protection, … (read more)

Murano Collection trend setting range hoods

Empire

The stunning Futuro Futuro Murano Collection is making every effort to keep kitchen designers on edge. Among the latest range hood additions are elegant Empire and understated Orion. The trend setting hoods feature colorful glass enclosures, innovative technologies, highest-grade materials and the unique flair of authentic Italian design.

Orion

Highlights include a powerful and quiet blower, 4 speeds, patented Perimeter Suction Filter System, illuminated control panel, electronic reset, adjustable chimney, filter cleaning reminder, delayed shut-off, Easy-Open tool-less light fixtures, 4 bright 20-watt halogen lights which illuminate the cooking surface … (read more)