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Contact: Solange Boice
Phone: (954) 300-1892
Solange @ DesignisEverywhereonline.com
Solange Boice, President of Design is Everywhere Nominated Secretary to the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA)
Coral Springs, FL (October 24, 2011) Solange Boice, President of Design is Everywhere, was recently installed as Secretary to the South Florida Chapter of the National Kitchen and Bath Association. Solange has been a *Certified Kitchen Designer (CKD) since June 2004 and a member of NKBA since 2003. Her years of experience as an Architect in Brazil together with her experience as a kitchen designer in Florida, made her a sought-after board member.
According to Solange, “It is an honor to serve on the board of the South Florida Chapter of NKBA. I am looking forward to assisting the chapter in growing and expanding, by maintaining the records of the association and actively participating in all activities that help our members expand their expertise and knowledge as well as network with other industry professionals.”
About the national Kitchen and Bath Association: “The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) is the premiere association for kitchen and bath professionals. Nearly 50 years after its inception, the NKBA has a membership of nearly 40,000 members and is the proud owner of the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS).”
*About the CKD (Certified Kitchen Designer): Certified Kitchen Designer (CKD) is a certification given by the NKBA to members who have been involved directory or indirectly for at least 7 years in the industry. A minimum of 3 years on the Kitchens and Bathrooms residential field and 4 plus years in a related field, is mandatory. A minimum of 60 hours of NKBA study programs, 2 affidavit letters from clients and 2 from other professionals is required for certification. Candidates must pass both academic and design tests, that together represent 8 hours of exam. The test includes more than space planning, cabinetry, appliances and surface finishing. It includes plumbing, electrical, foundation, lighting, construction, building codes and all other related areas of construction that may be touched when remodeling a kitchen or bathroom; plus management. A professional with CKD credentials is able to work with other professionals to produce the appropriate remodel for any common customer from the appearance and safety perspective.
About Design is Everywhere: Solange and her team at Design Is Everywhere, the company for busy people who want to have a hand in designing the perfect Kitchen or Bathroom with the help of a professional who can guide them, save them time and money and to produce layouts that maximize the space available in a time-less solution, creating inspiring and unique designs understands the benefits and responsibilities associated with being involved in industry-specific associations. Design is Everywhere is a company born from the dream of giving to the customer a friendly and knowledgeable team that works without a tremendous overhead. Making affordable projects that will allow more people to enjoy having their home remodeling, renovation and redecorating taken care of by a pro. Over 65 years of combined experience in the kitchen and bath field, makes our team capable of managing a variety of different requests as unique jobs. This combined experience and skill gives to every customer the opportunity to embellish his/her home with professionals who care, who listen to their wishes and who will do the best for their space.
Design is Everywhere is an online business based in Coral Springs, Florida and serves all of Broward and Palm Beach Counties. For more information, visit www.DesignIsEverywhereOnline.com, call (888) 398-4002 or email Solange Boice at Solange @ DesignisEverywhereonline.com. You can also find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/DesignEverywhere