Podcast : Element Sessions


From design trends and styles, to modern materials and colors, these are the building blocks for the future of commercial and residential interiors. These are the elements of design we explore in Element Sessions.

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Element Sessions: The Role of Social Media in the Kitchen & Bath Industry

Join us for this episode of Element Sessions during which we discuss the importance of social media with Stacy Garcia or KB Tribechat. The significance of social media has only grown over the last few months and "is not only for providing inspirat...


Element Sessions: Manufacturing Made in the USA

“The supply chain is the driver of the quality equation,” Wills said, and that is why Element Designs works hard to source their materials in the U.S., as well. With worldwide disruptions occurring due to the coronavirus outbreak, Wills said h...


Element Sessions: Exploring Cabinetry Design Trends - Part 2

Join us for part 2 of this "Element Sessions" podcast with Stephanie Pierce, Director of Design with MasterBrand Cabinets. Explore how cabinetry is evolving, changing and pushing the design envelope. ...


Element Sessions: Exploring Cabinetry Design Trends - Part 1

A new decade ushers in new interior design trends, and, for cabinetry, this means fresh takes on color, textures, materials and fixtures. Joined by Stephanie Pierce, Director of Design with MasterBrand Cabinets, this 2 part episode of "Element Ses...


Element Sessions: How Spokane Hardware Supply is Serving Customers in an Amazon World

How does an independent retail store survive in the time of Amazon.com? “Be true to your roots and know your strengths,” said Andrew Northrop, President of Spokane Hardware Supply....


Element Sessions: How Space Design Software Makes Mockups Easy

We’ve come a long way from pencil and paper when it comes to design mockups and the virtual representation of the design process. Design software like 2020 Design...


Element Sessions: The Rising Popularity and Benefits of Using Glass in Building Projects

Nelson Wills, vice president of business development, and Sahaj Patel, president of Triton Glass, LLC, joined host Geoffrey Sho...


Element Sessions: Using Texture to Guide Design

Sight, scent, sound, taste, and touch: Of the five senses, we often overlook the powerful effects of touch. But at California Closets, the design team is putting texture at the forefront of their creations, using it to alter a space’s look, feel...


Element Sessions: Which Interzum Trends Will Head Across the Pond?

There is always a new interior design trend around the corner. Some designs last through the ages, while others fade away as fads; today we explore the ones that we think are going to have a lasting impact on the industry. On this episode of ...


Element Sessions: Answering the Age-Old Question of What is Contemporary Design

How do you nail down the definition of contemporary? Ask an expert like Suzanne DeRusha, president of Suzanne Kimberly Design. In this episode of ...


Element Sessions: Software is Transforming Every Step of Design for the Better

Technology has changed the way products work and look, but what is often overlooked is the technology that puts these products in front of a buying audience. For the woodworking, cabinet, furniture, and store fixture industries, the most...


Element Sessions: The Rise of "Resi-mercial" Design

Office spaces have long been attached to the stigma of being cold, grey rooms filled with an endless sea of cubicles. The design of office spaces today, though, is turning the idea that workspaces must be bland and sterile on its head. O...