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Design Pros Share 2024 Kitchen & Bath Wellness Product Predictions

I asked interior designers across the country for the wellness-enhancing products they anticipate specifying heavily in 2024 for both their kitchen and bathroom projects. These are the products they’ve found especially popular with clients in 2023 and expect to sell even more in the new year. Check out their responses here for kitchens and here for bathrooms.

freestanding flotation tub in residential bathroom with floating vanity and mirror, herringbone patterned floor.

A flotation tub is a serious wellness splurge for your master suite.
[PHOTO COURTESY OF TOTO // WELLNESS BY DESIGN (SIMON & SCHUSTER, 2020, © J. GOLD)]

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Promotion for Wellness by Design book bonus chapter with original cover featuring kitchen sink with herb holder.When I wrote my latest book and sent in the final manuscript, I had no idea that a pandemic was going to be hitting us in a matter of weeks. (WELLNESS BY DESIGN published in September 2020 when we were deep into it.)

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GOLD DUST

Here are a few links from around the web to enhance your home, health, safety and life:

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BOOK BUZZ

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This looks like a great resource for enhancing your health in 2024. The writer, Megy Karydes, is a respected health journalist, so I’m looking forward to digging into this book myself. Here’s a link to purchase it on Bookshop.org, which funds local bookstores across the country. (I’ll receive a small commission if you buy it there.) It’s also available through national sites and Amazon.

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Jamie Gold, CKD, CAPS,  MCCWC

Jamie Gold, CKD, CAPS, MCCWC
San Diego, CA

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