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  • hot attraction

  • cool connection

  • making airwaves

  • magnetic functionality

  • snack size

    Stainless steel 15-inch-wide refrigerator drawers—touted by the manufacturer as the world's first—are well-suited for lofts, wet bars, master suites, and any compact space.

  • solid heat

    Evo's Affinity 30G solid ceramic or nickel-coated steel cooking surface has sleek style and versatile capabilities.

  • steam players

    Whirlpool has incorporated steam functions into its Duet washer and dryer for added cleaning power using less water and energy.

  • designers predict kitchen and bath trends for 2010

    Some style preferences for kitchens and baths will shift, but many previous trends will continue to develop and evolve over the coming year.

  • wide by side

    This double-wide refrigerator is actually two 24-inch-wide units joined by a built-in trim kit.

  • short order

    This pint-sized space presented architect Brandon Pace, AIA, LEED AP, with an outsized challenge: design a functional, comfortable, and stylish kitchen in the volume many new houses would devote to a walk-in closet.