2018 Countertop Trends

2018: New Trends 2018 promises to be a year to remember, with bold and striking countertop trends making their mark on kitchen designs. This year is full of promise for new exciting styles. It is time to take stock of the current countertop trends! Below is a short look at the countertop trends that are making a splash…

Granite Finishes

Granite The most popular type of countertop material, granite, is appealing in part because of its diversity, and in part because of the varying array of finishes. The stone is available in a myriad of colors, including gray, blue, pink, black, red, green, and brown. Patterns of granite are also varied, and it is possible…

West Side Home Showcase

Dave Ott Homes built this West Side Cincinnati showcase home and partnered with a Sims-Lohman designer, Dave Thaler on the cabinetry and countertops. The plan included the kitchen, bar, master bath, home office, laundry room, and guest bathroom. A Crisp White Kitchen The kitchen cabinets are manufactured by Europa, with door style Crystal Lake Maple. The white finish…

Sims-Lohman announces another Nashville acquisition

Sims-Lohman announces Nashville acquisition We are pleased to announce we have acquired Werthan Granite in Nashville, Tennessee. As of this morning, we operate 20 sales showroom locations across six states. Our three regional distribution centers and now, five state-of-the-art granite and quartz countertop manufacturing plants. John Beiersdorfer, Sims-Lohman’s President, said “We entered the Tennessee markets…

Fischer Centerpiece Home Showcase

Fischer Homes is once again being featured as the Centerpiece Home in this year’s Indianapolis Home show. The Crestview-American Heritage design is part of the Grand Estates Custom Collection. The magnificent home is an impressive 4,370 square feet, boasting 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. It’s soaring ceilings and elegant charm will pull you in, room…

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Making a Case for Marble

Granite countertops have reigned supreme as the king of kitchen countertop materials for several years, but it is not the only natural stone on the market. Marble countertops offer many of the same benefits as granite and are making their way into more and more kitchens. Granite may be the go-to, but there is a…

Modern Pedini Kitchen Showcase

Pedini – Ultra Modern Luxury Our feature this week showcases a kitchen manufactured by Pedini. Pedini has been at the forefront of Italian kitchen design and production for over 50 years. This kitchen was executed exclusively by Sims-Lohman designer, Joe Chapman from our Dayton Ohio location. It is a quintessential example of the sharp lines…

Sims-Lohman Participating Sponsor in NARI Home Show

Sims-Lohman is proud to be a participating sponsor at the upcoming Remodeled Homes Tour in Northwest Ohio. The event will be hosted by the Greater Cleveland Northeast chapter of NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry).  This tour gives consumers the opportunity to walk into 11 newly remodeled homes and see the very best in professional…