berbel: The kitchen as the centre of every living situation

Exhaust air or recirculated air is a question of good planning

It starts with the floor plan. Anyone who builds, moves into or remodels an apartment or house has a project that requires a lot of decisions.

The kitchen is the multifunctional centre of every living situation, so planning it requires a good sense of detail.

The arrangement of the kitchen furniture should correspond to the daily work processes and the kitchen technology used should meet the cooking demands of the residents.

As the kitchen often opens up to the living area, the extractor hood in particular must be selected very precisely.

berbel extractors offer freedom in planning

Clean air in the kitchen and in the adjoining living areas is … [READ MORE]

berbel: Living in a limited space

The little kitchen

Mini-apartments and tiny houses are the topics that are discussed in the media today. A social phenomenon that is the result of demographic facts.

The number of single households is increasing steadily and many couples and young families limit themselves to smaller living quarters with high real estate and rental prices in the city centers.

Urban Living is also characterized by professional nomads who work in a city during the week and are with their families at the weekend.

Built-in hoods from berbel: the solution for small kitchens

This has an impact on the construction and furnishing sectors. Mini-apartments become micro-apartments, primarily in student cities. Small prefabricated houses are designed so that they can be placed on … [READ MORE]

FRANKE: New classics eliminate steam and odors

Headroom hoods Mythos, Neo and Lago

Franke is expanding its portfolio of powerful headroom hoods with three attractive models: a Mythos variant and the new developments Neo and Lago.

In addition to three performance levels, all hoods also have an intensive level with 700 m³ / h for Mythos and Lago and 720 m³ / h for the Neo.

Mythos

The successful Mythos headroom hoods from Franke stand for minimalist aesthetics.

Thanks to the latest technology combined with clever filter systems, they effectively eliminate steam and odors – powerful and extremely quiet with excellent energy efficiency.

A real eye catcher is the new trendy matt-black structured look in honeycomb look.

Depending on the incidence of light, however, it creates noble … [READ MORE]

berbel Downline: induction hob with integrated extractor

Innovative cooktop and extractor hood

With the Downline and the Downline Compact, berbel, the manufacturer of innovative ventilation technology from Rheine in Westphalia, offers technology in a double pack.

Downline combines a modern induction hob with an integrated, powerful extractor hood and the patented berbel principle for highly effective air purification.

Ingenious technology for more user-friendliness

The induction field of the berbel cooktop extractors has an intuitive control that is located in the middle of the front edge.

Four spacious cooking zones are controlled via this control panel using sensor buttons and offer the right size for every cooking and pan format.

The practical slider can be activated with a simple tap or a slight wiping movement to control … [READ MORE]

berbel: Built-in Hoods – as Discreet as Efficient

Update for the undercover helpers

Installed almost invisibly in the wall unit, the narrow berbel built-in extractor hoods impress with their amazing performance.

Powerful and quiet, they provide clean air in the kitchen in convection or exhaust air operation, by centrifugal force and without the use of efficiency-reducing grease filters.

The updated product ranges can be adjusted to standardized dimensions of the berbel models Firstline, Firstline Touch and Glassline even easier to plan and assemble. And the design of the hoods Firstline and Firstline Touch has won in its puristic lines. It convinces with a straightforward and elegant silhouette.

Equipped with a concentrated package of advanced kitchen technology, the compact flat fan scores with its efficient and powerful trigger … [READ MORE]

FRANKE: Trendy or Playful

New headroom hood Impress and wall cover Smart Deco by Franke

With the new Impress cooker hoods and Smart Deco, Franke has added two exceptionally individual hood models to its product range. The trendy Impress sets accents in modern design-strong kitchens, the playful Smart Deco is aimed at a young audience.

Headroom hood Impress: trendy home accessory

The new headroom hood Impress from Franke combines unique design with the highest functionality: it sits absolutely flat and space-saving on the wall, offering unrestricted freedom of action when cooking.

Form, material and color scheme follow current design trends in architecture, interior design and fashion: The front of the hood has a three-dimensional rhombic structure, available in shades of white glossy, light gray, … [READ MORE]

berbel: Induction + Extraction = Masterpiece

berbel Downline Hob Extraction System

Shortly after the introduction of the product innovation last year, the berbel induction hob with integrated extractor has developed from a newcomer to an award-winning best seller.

State-of-the-art induction technology and a powerful extraction system – a masterpiece by berbel. For several years now berbel, the specialist for state-of-the-art extraction technology, has been inspiring the world of kitchens with its Skyline ceiling lift hoods, as well as headroom, wall-mounted and island hoods and many other innovative products. This year berbel once again presents innovative top-of-the-range technology.

The berbel engineers took all the time they needed to create an unparalleled product. The berbel Downline features all the outstanding characteristics of berbel’s tried and tested … [READ MORE]

berbel: High-tech in an Elegant Frame

berbel shows profile – The new ceiling lift hood, finished with a narrow, matt black frame.

Berbel has always stood for sophisticated premium ventilation technology as well as surprising design ideas that establish the extractor hood as a design object in the kitchen. This year, the berbel design team will be surprised at area30 with a new edition of the skyline.

Put in the right light

In addition to its function as extractor hood, the designer piece Skyline Frame is also a varied and functional lighting object. Behind the four fronts of high-quality, gray smoked glass hides an individually adjustable effect lighting.

In the colder setting of the color temperature, the light course looks bluish cool – perfect for light … [READ MORE]

FRANKE: Clever technology, the novelties

Clever technology combined with shapely product design

The Franke Innovations for the Küchenmeile 2018 at a glance

In this year’s house4kitchen, Franke has first-class new products covering all product lines of Franke Kitchen Systems – from sinks and faucets to stainless steel worktops and a waste system to extractor hoods and a cooktop hood. All new developments score with their successful combination of outstanding design with high functionality, ease of use and modern technology. On the nearly 400 square meter, completely redesigned exhibition area, the shapely premium kitchen fittings and sinks from KWC are also presented.

The sink highlights

As a trade fair highlight, Franke presents the new Franke Box Center – this clever arrangement system combines the sink [READ MORE]

FRANKE: Even more individuality for the kitchen

Franke expands two product families with new range hoods and colors

The kitchen specialist Franke has just added two new range hood models and four new colors to the portfolio. For example, a headlamp range hood installed flat on the wall and a flat-screen range hood complement the Smart product family. For this purpose, the popular Mythos headrest hood is now available in a total of eight colors. With this, Franke is consistently expanding the diversity of its product lines.

Smart is Franke’s fourth and newest product line and was added to the range in 2016. The line is aimed at a young audience and families who, despite a smaller budget, want to fulfil their kitchen dreams without sacrificing design, [READ MORE]

berbel: Invisible and powerful

berbel presents the new generation of the fan module Firstline

Kitchen designs often characterized by closed furniture elements, handleless fronts, fully integrated equipment technology and accentuating puristic gripping space profiles call for a range hood that does not compete with the clear appearance.

Also here berbel has the elegant and effective solution, the fan module Firstline. Powerful technology in a reduced appearance design, which completely withdraws in the kitchen interior. It is a pure understatement in stainless steel, hidden in the kitchen design.

Planning diversity.

Thanks to its virtually invisible and flush mounting method, the powerful berbel fan module Firstline offers optimum design freedom for every kitchen design.

The new generation of the Firstline scores with a particularly energy … [READ MORE]

FRANKE: Noble brilliance for the kitchen

New Franke Copper Edition

With an elegantly matched copper edition Franke picks up on the trend towards precious metals in the kitchen: From now on, the kitchen specialist will have not only two sinks and matching faucets, but also the successful Mythos Cooker Hoods and a glass worktop in the trendy copper look.

With the Copper Edition Franke brings the stylish appearance of precious metals into the kitchen. The harmoniously balanced components exude a warm, comfortable elegance that underlines the industrial chic in the modern kitchen ambience, but also works in the rustic country kitchen and sets noble accents. This is how copper plays out its allrounder qualities and can be harmoniously combined with a wide variety of materials and … [READ MORE]