The IT List: 2018 Must-Haves For Your Home & A Contest!
We asked leading brands about their top 2018 predictions for indoors and out! Discover their must-haves and enter for your chance to win a $250 Visa gift card.
No purchase necessary. Contest open to residents of Canada only. One entry per person per day. Contest closes Jan. 31, 2018. See complete rules.
The new BLANCO LIVEN™ Laundry Sink comes in Cinder, Biscuit and five other standout shades to spice up your space. Plus, its SILGRANIT® material is scratch, stain and impact resistant.
BLANCO LIVEN™ SILGRANIT® Laundry Sink, starting at $399. Visit Blancocanada.com.
The svelte and hyper-organized KitchenAid® Counter Depth French Door Refrigerator with FreshVue™ Door-within-Door boasts the largest fresh food capacity in its class.*
KitchenAid® Counter Depth French Door Refrigerator, starting at $5,999. Available spring 2018. Visit KitchenAid.ca
*Among leading premium counter-depth door-within-door 3-door French door brands
With wide plank and extra long options in a large array of beautiful colours, EverWood™ Designer Vinyl Flooring passes the design test. It’s easy to maintain and offers Microban® antimicrobial product protection to inhibit mould and mildew. Plus, it’s waterproof — great for kitchens and bathrooms!
Torlys EverWood™ Designer Vinyl Floors, price varies by dealer/geography. Visit Torlys.com
VELUX ACTIVE with Netatmo acts as your home’s smart climate control and monitoring system. To create a healthier home environment, the sensor-based controls pair with your smartphone and automatically adjust your skylights and blinds for ideal temperature and indoor air quality.
Velux Active with Netatmo, from $399. Visit Velux.ca
Programmable PowerView® Motorization Window Shades let you schedule your preferred shade positions based on time of day. Or, remotely adjust them away from home with the PowerView® app. The pebble remote control also lets you operate window treatments individually or together!
PowerView® Motorization by Hunter Douglas, starting at $325. Visit Hunterdouglas.ca
Miele Generation 6000 EcoFlex Dishwashers offer various eco features such as automatic load recognition — lowering water and electricity consumption — and the QuickIntenseWash function, which provides dazzlingly clean dishes in less than an hour. The sleek no-handle version opens automatically when you knock twice.
Miele Generation 6000 EcoFlex Dishwasher, starting at $1,949. Visit Miele.ca
The centrifugal force created by a 100 kilometre per hour airflow rate and a HEPA AirClean lifetime filter lets the Miele Blizzard CX1 TotalCare Bagless Vacuum capture and separate coarse debris and up to 99.999% of fine dust and allergens. (So emptying the dust container is clean and hygienic.) Plus, you can adjust the suction power for different surfaces.
Miele Blizzard CX1 TotalCare Bagless Vacuum, $849. Visit Miele.ca
Hints of gold and an ultramatte surface on Mirage Flair Nightfall Hardwood Floors work beautifully in traditional and modern spaces alike. The Nightfall colour is available on maple or red oak in widths up to 7¾”.
Mirage Flair Nightfall Light Character Hardwood Floors. Visit Miragefloors.com
Primo™ ‘Black Pearl’ Heuchera — the low-maintenance 2018 Perennial of the Year™ that thrives in sunny or shady gardens alike — features dramatic jet-black, ruffled leaves. (It’s the blackest heuchera available today.)
Proven Winners Primo™ ‘Black Pearl’ Heuchera, available at local garden centres.
Don’t let the wonderfully warm, champagne hue of the new Whirlpool® Smart Front Control Range distract you from its intuitive LCD touchscreen, which suggests customized presets based on your cooking habits. It’s also available in stainless steel.
Whirlpool® Smart Front Control Range, Model YWEEA25H0HN, $2,099. Available spring 2018. Visit Whirlpool.ca