The residential kitchen and bath industry is big business-a $134 billion market in the U.S., to be exact. This sector also seems to provide the biggest return on investment in the home-almost 10 percent of all U.S. households undertook a kitchen remodeling or replacement last year, and 13 percent did the same for bathrooms. The Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) in Orlando, Florida (January 10-12), is the place to see the latest trends, whether in surfacing materials (quartz is big!), smart technologies, or custom possibilities. Whatever your needs and tastes, here are our selections of some of the best kitchen and bath products released last year, as well as a preview of what's to come at KBIS this year.


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