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A Kalamazoo outdoor kitchen in Brecksville, OH, designed by Pat Beam. Photo credit: Scott Pease

3 Thoughts on Outdoor Kitchen Design with Pat Beam

Morgan Bergren, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 08/02/2017 | Outdoor Kitchens, Design, Outdoor Kitchen Design Best Practices

Pat Beam, RLA has designed and installed many outdoor kitchens featuring Kalamazoo products and is one of Kalamazoo’s Featured Designers. 9th Avenue Designs, Pat’s Cleveland-based... Read More


Planning an outdoor kitchen? Read on for our top tips!

Top 3 Considerations When Planning an Outdoor Kitchen

Morgan Bergren, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 05/10/2017 | Outdoor Kitchens, Design, Outdoor Kitchen Design Best Practices

Building an outdoor kitchen requires a lot of thought and planning, but the rewards are huge if you do it right. Read on for the top three questions homeowners should ask themselves early... Read More


A beautiful outdoor kitchen on the beach in Malibu, CA.

Introducing Marine-Grade Stainless Steel

Morgan Bergren, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 04/19/2017 | Outdoor Kitchens, Design

At Kalamazoo, we pride ourselves on developing and offering the very best in outdoor kitchen design and products. Over the years, we’ve built many gorgeous outdoor kitchens in coastal... Read More


A well-designed outdoor kitchen in New Orleans, Louisiana

Creating a Sleek Outdoor Kitchen in New Orleans

Morgan Bergren, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 11/15/2016 | Outdoor Kitchens, Design, Outdoor Kitchen Featured Projects

In New Orleans, outdoor kitchens are becoming more and more common, with good reason. The region’s climate makes it possible to entertain outdoors nearly year-round - except during the... Read More


Outdoor Kitchen Design Basics

Design Basics for Outdoor Kitchens

Bradley Carlson, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 07/01/2016 | Outdoor Kitchens, Design

Kitchens are moving outside. And they’re doing it in a big way. According to a recent study from the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), outdoor kitchens are expected to be a top... Read More


20 Questions with Eric Groft

The Kalamazoo Questionnaire: Eric Groft

Chris Mordi, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 07/27/2015 | Design

Kalamazoo’s 20 Questions With: Eric Groft is a landscape architect and principal at the Washington, DC-based Oehme, van Sweden, and a Fellow at the American Society of Landscape... Read More


Renering by Russ Cletta

The Kalamazoo Questionnaire: Russ Cletta

Chris Mordi, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 06/19/2015 | Design

Here the landscape architect, whose work has been featured frequently in the Los Angeles Times and Los Angeles Times Magazine, shares his thoughts on design inspiration, solar paving and... Read More


Russ Cletta, Outdoor Kitchen Designer

3 Thoughts on Outdoor Kitchen Design

Chris Mordi, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 06/19/2015 | Design, Outdoor Kitchen Design Best Practices

Russ Cletta, landscape architect and owner of Russ Cletta Design Studio in Venice, CA, offers his three thoughts on making outdoor kitchens that are effortless, exceed expectations and in... Read More


Design Your Kalamazoo Dream Outdoor Kitchen

Design Your Dream Outdoor Kitchen

Chris Mordi, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 06/05/2015 | Design

It often starts as a blank spot on the patio, usually somewhere just outside the back door. Then come the “things” to fill the spot. There’s so much to consider that it gets difficult to... Read More


Outdoor Kitchen and Entertaining Space

An Outdoor Kitchen at the Heart of a Backyard Resort

Chris Mordi, Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet | 03/31/2015 | Design, Outdoor Kitchen Featured Projects

Let’s just say it was the apple orchards of South Glastonbury, CT that made them do it. The apple farms, beautiful scenery and country living drew them in to buy the dirt that they would... Read More


Innovation is at the heart of every Kalamazoo product. Each part of the collection – from grills and pizza ovens to refrigeration and cabinetry – represents a significant departure from the established norm. Our passion for outdoor cooking and our fiercely independent design philosophy drive us to establish new industry benchmarks. Consequently, our list of exclusives and innovations speaks for itself.