New Contemporary Display in Geneva Showroom

We’re so pleased with the results from our collaboration with our trusted cabinet shop, Premier Custom-Built, our house blacksmith as well as StoneCutters fabricators.  Always up for any challenge the team once again out did themselves. Artfully putting it all together onsite was  the incredibly talented install team from McLeod Construction – they are the best around.        

PB Kitchen Walk raises (over) $13,000 for Fox Valley Food for Health

GENEVA, Ill.  — (May 22, 2018) — PB Kitchen Design (PBKD) hosted its Fox Valley Kitchen Walk on May 19, featuring some of the firm’s premier kitchen projects located in Geneva, St. Charles and Batavia.  This year’s event raised over $13,000 and will be donated to benefit Fox Valley Food for Health (FVFFH), an organization which instructs teens how to […]

Fresh & Light Traditional Kitchen in the Fox Valley

We had great fun collaborating with a local designer on her own home recently! In her words “I feel design peace about my kitchen again.” The beautifully appointed kitchen has a precisely fitted feel. Each panel, door and pilaster were deliberately proportioned. Several key display areas present the homeowner’s heirloom salt glazed stoneware and china collections in a well organized and tasteful manner. Calacatta by Neolith. […]

White Traditional Kitchen in Wheaton, Illinois

This kitchen for a family of five in Wheaton, IL combines the amenities of a high tech kitchen with all the warmth and storage to meet their daily needs. This space has clearly defined areas, which all blend seamlessly together. Open for entertaining, yet perfect for small family gatherings, this bright white kitchen provides a welcoming hub for this home. […]

Fox Valley Kitchen Walk – May 19, 2018

The Fox Valley Kitchen Walk is presented by PB Kitchen Design of Geneva, IL. Our highly anticipated event is back after a four-year hiatus. 100% of all ticket sales, online donations, and auction proceeds from the event will benefit Fox Valley Food for Health, a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization. After touring five unique PBKD kitchens in Geneva, St. Charles […]

Dan McFadden, of PB Kitchen Design Named President of Chicago Midwest Chapter of NKBA

Dan McFadden of PB Kitchen Design has been named President of Chicago Midwest Chapter of National Kitchen and Bath Association. His two year term began January 1, 2018. Dan’s previous tenure as VP-Programs provided great experience and insight for taking on this new commitment within NKBA. NKBA is a not-for-profit trade association that represents the kitchen and bath industry. It […]

What’s Cookin’ in Your Kitchen? Granite – A Stone Cold Solid Choice For Your Kitchen Counters with Kayte Becker, Architectural & Design Sales Representative – Chicago, Levantina USA

  In our series What’s Cookin’ in Your Kitchen? we have been impressed and inspired by the chefs and farmers interviewed this past year. Expanding upon this trend, for the new year, we have included kitchen industry experts and looked to Kayte Becker, A&D-Rep for Levantina’s Chicago Stone Center, to provide her insight and experience for our series. Levantina The […]

Arts and crafts styled kitchen in Wheaton Illinois paired with asian themed tea image.

Quarter Sawn Oak Makes The Cut

Quarter Sawn Oak has a rich history in American furniture and cabinet making. Catalog companies such as Sears and Montgomery Ward sold and distributed the first “American Style” of furniture to the masses beginning in the late 19th century. However, the affordability, usefulness, and generous supply of Flat Cut Oak (also known as Plain Sawn or Flat Sawn) has led […]

Sous Vide Cooking PB Kitchen Design Chicago IL

Sous vide: The next hot tool for home chefs

The idea of reasonably breezing through dinner preparation seems like a pipe dream at times, unless you want to feed your family something of the frozen or “drive through” variety. Sous vide (pronounced sue-veed) is a technique that professional kitchens have been utilizing for years. Ever wonder how a chef can provide evenly cooked main courses in a snap when […]