Tesoro 21st Century Classics: Jaw-Dropping Kitchen Design Pictures

Tesoro 21st Century Classics: Jaw-Dropping Kitchen Design Pictures

Traditional luxury will never go out of style. 

A beautiful Peter Salerno Inc. kitchen design. (Credit Peter Rymwid)
A beautiful Peter Salerno Inc. kitchen design. (Credit Peter Rymwid)

That is the thought process behind the Tesoro ™ Collection, a series of traditional kitchen designs that mix old-world design theory and modern technological amenities.

The Tesoro ™ Collection is a trademark of Peter Salerno Inc., the most-award winning custom kitchen and bath design firm of the 21st century.

kitchen design, Peter Salerno Inc. 2017 (Photo: Peter Rymwid)

From the Peter Salerno Inc. website:

About Tesoro ™…

In Italian “tesoro” means “treasure.” When you step into one of our Tesoro™ kitchens, you are stepping into an interactive treasure box created for you by the highest awarded design firm of this century.

Tesoro™ is the best of Classic and Old World design re-imagined for the 21st Century. Tesoro™ features our own moldings, colors, woods, reclaimed tin hoods, and reclaimed tin panels to ensure a truly one-of-a-kind space unequaled in luxury.

The combination of classical and contemporary speaks directly to the three generations of family artisans that comprise the Salerno legacy. Peter Salerno’s father, Rosolino, was a master craftsman and cabinetmaker trained in Sicily. He passed his love of fine craftsmanship on to his son, and Peter’s artistic vision coupled with his father’s “old world” training created a design dynasty.

Peter Salerno's 2014 NKBA Best Kitchen. (Credit Peter Rymwid)

Peter Salerno’s idea behind the Tesoro ™ Collection is simple: classic, beautiful design can be timeless, but functionality of that design needs to remain current. By crafting luxurious traditional kitchen designs around aesthetically beautiful and modern appliances, the Tesoro ™ Collection from Peter Salerno Inc. is something to behold.

Many Tesoro ™ Collection kitchen designs offer custom designed and created hoods made of reclaimed tin ceilings from around the world. Not only does Peter Salerno create a new life from recycled materials, but each pattern comes with a backstory. Some of his patterns have been taken from gas stations on Rt 66, cafes and jazz clubs in New Orleans, and speakeasies owned by Al Capone. These hoods are truly unique and are only available through Peter Salerno Inc.

When Peter Salerno Inc. assures you a kitchen that blends “Old World” design with 21st century innovation, that is precisely what you can expect. Peter Salerno will provide you with a truly innovative and interactive kitchen, complete with ties to the world’s foremost appliance makers and product designers.

Whether your taste is fine marble tile, handcrafted cabinetry, beautiful and cutting-edge appliances, or simply the most luxurious kitchen imaginable, Peter Salerno Inc.’s Tesoro™ kitchen design line will exceed your every expectation.

Peter Salerno's gorgeous French-inspired Princeton kitchen is in his design portfolio

You can see even more examples of Peter Salerno Inc.’s world-class by visiting their Houzz page, logging onto their website, or visiting their Wyckoff, New Jersey showroom.

Check Out ‘WOW’ Designers on Houzz for Design Inspiration

Check Out ‘WOW’ Designers on Houzz for Design Inspiration

Browsing the Ideabooks on Houzz (the leading social media site for design) is a great way to get ideas for your next home design project. Houzz and the NKBA have compiled an Ideabook of “Designs That WOW” for your enjoyment and inspiration – and our parent company Peter Salerno Inc. is proud to be highlighted.

Not only is Peter’s custom La Cornue showroom kitchen the first photo listed in the “Designs That WOW” Ideabook, but Peter Salerno Inc. has been honored with five selections in the Ideabook, compiled by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA). It’s yet another fantastic honor bestowed upon Peter Salerno by the NKBA (Peter is the NKBA’s most award-winning designer over the last decade).

Peter Salerno Inc. utilizes Houzz to keep its valued clients (and prospective design clients) up to date on their latest designs, projects and before-and-after kitchen, bath, and home design pictures. Many of the pictures featured are taken by the fantastic photographer Peter Rywmid.

Peter Salerno Inc. Kitchen Design Ideabook for Pantone Spring 2017 Colors

Peter Salerno Inc. Kitchen Design Ideabook for Pantone Spring 2017 Colors

Now that Design Your Lifestyle’s 5-part series on the Pantone Spring 2017 color palette is complete, it’s time to take those colors off the page and into action!

We’ve enlisted the help of our parent company, Peter Salerno Inc., to create an ideabook for stunning kitchen designs based on four of their favorite colors from Pantone’s Spring 2017 collection. From Niagara to Hazelnut, Kale to Lapis Blue, Peter Salerno and his staff have once again left us raving with their custom kitchen designs.

Bergen Magazine Fall 2016 edition, featuring Peter Salerno Inc. transitional kitchen design photos.
Peter Salerno Inc. transitional kitchen design, smoked glass and dark island and wood grains.

Peter Salerno Inc. has established itself as the most award-winning North American custom kitchen and bath design company since 2002, with a remarkable 35 awards from notable names like the NKBA (and KBIS), Sub-Zero, Wolf, HGTV, and Signature Kitchens and Baths. Peter and his staff focus on creating a luxurious and functional spaces that compliment your lifestyle. Whether a kitchen, master bath, or wine cellar, they incorporate your personality, passions, and hobbies into our design to create a finely tailored living space for you and your family.

(For more Peter Salerno Inc. award-winning kitchen and bath designs, check out their official Pro listing on Houzz.)

Now, on with the official Peter Salerno Inc. kitchen design ideabook for Pantone’s Spring 2017 color collection!

Peter Salerno Inc. Kitchen Designs: Pantone Spring 2017 Inspirations

1. Color: Kale; Custom Kitchen Design:”The Artist’s Palette”

Peter Salerno and his team utilized Kale (18-0107 TCX) as an accent color in “The Artist’s Palette”, an eclectic kitchen design with several signature features. The matching panels and custom range hood are an instant conversation starter, while the far wall has a Rothko-inspired print that adds a hint of red-orange to the design (reminiscent of Flame, another Spring 2017 Pantone color.)

Pantone Spring 2017 color trends: Kale is a dark, leafy green loved by many.
Pantone Spring 2017 color trends: Kale is a dark, leafy green loved by many.
The Artist's Palette

2. Color: Niagara; Custom Kitchen Design: “Reflections”

Featured in a late 2016 edition of Bergen Magazine, the Peter Salerno Inc. “Reflections” kitchen design wowed with denim-based blue in the vein of Niagara (17-4123 TCX), a staple of the Pantone Spring 2017 collection. The addition of dark flooring and smoked mirrors along the refrigerator and cabinetry make this a perfect kitchen design for tranquil daydreamers.

Pantone Spring 2017 color trends: Niagara is a lush shade of denim blue.
Pantone Spring 2017 color trends: Niagara is a lush shade of denim blue.
Bergen Magazine Fall 2016 edition, featuring Peter Salerno Inc. transitional kitchen design photos.
Bergen Magazine Fall 2016 edition, featuring Peter Salerno Inc. transitional kitchen design photos.

3. Color: Hazelnut; Custom Kitchen Design: “A Classical Traditional”

Somewhere around Summer/Fall 2016, neutrals stopped being accessories and started becoming the main event of many home designs. Such is the case with this classic traditional kitchen design from Peter Salerno Inc., featuring a rich collection of taupes and tans, including Hazelnut (14-1315 TCX).

Pantone Spring 2017 color trends: Hazelnut is a warm, nutty neutral that balances the collection.
Pantone Spring 2017 color trends: Hazelnut is a warm, nutty neutral that balances the collection.

A Peter Salerno Inc. kitchen design that uses neutrals as the statement, not an accent. [Credit: Peter Salerno Inc.]
A Peter Salerno Inc. kitchen design that uses neutrals as the statement, not an accent. [Credit: Peter Salerno Inc.]
4. Color: Lapis Blue; Custom Kitchen Design: “La Cornue Showroom Centerpiece”

Laps Blue (19-4045 TCX) features prominently in Peter Salerno Inc.’s centerpiece kitchen design at their flagship showroom in Wyckoff, New Jersey. Complete with a stunning La Cornue Grand Palais range, custom range hood and opulent center island, this kitchen utilizes Lapis Blue in several ways – notably, the decadent crystals embedded in the recessed ceiling above the center island.

Pantone Spring 2017 color trends: The bold but steady Lapis Blue.
Pantone Spring 2017 color trends: The bold but steady Lapis Blue.
A peek inside Peter Salerno Inc.'s 2015 Most Innovative Showroom.
A peek inside Peter Salerno Inc.’s 2015 Most Innovative Showroom.

To request more information or speak to Peter Salerno and his team of expert design professionals, call Peter Salerno Inc. at (201) 251-6608 or fill out this contact form.

See Peter Salerno’s Award-Winning “Timeless Transition” Kitchen Photos

See Peter Salerno’s Award-Winning “Timeless Transition” Kitchen Photos

View Gorgeous Transitional Kitchen Photos Here

It’s one of the most talked-about, award-winning kitchen designs of the year. Now, see the Peter Salerno Inc. “Timeless Transition” kitchen design like never before!

Peter Salerno Inc.’s “Timeless Transition” kitchen won a prestigious 2016 HGTV People’s Choice Award at KBIS 2016, and was the North East Sub Zero Design Competition Regional Winner as well as a national design award recipient from the NKBA.

See exclusive new photos of Peter Salerno Inc.'s award-winning "Timeless Transition" kitchen on Houzz!
See exclusive new photos of Peter Salerno Inc.’s award-winning “Timeless Transition” kitchen on Houzz!

Now, the official “Timeless Transition” kitchen design photo portfolio is available for you to see on the official Peter Salerno Inc. Houzz page!

It’s definitely worth a look even if you’ve seen the design before – the gorgeous kitchen design can now be seen from multiple angles never before released to the public! (Special thanks to the talented Peter Rymwid for his photography.)

Peter Salerno Inc.'s NKBA award and 2016 HGTV People's Choice Award kitchen. (Photo: Peter Rymwid)
Peter Salerno Inc.’s NKBA award and 2016 HGTV People’s Choice Award kitchen. (Photo: Peter Rymwid)

Here’s some specifications, information and notes about one of the hottest transitional kitchen designs of 2016, courtesy of Peter Salerno Inc.

Design by Peter Salerno, Photos by Peter Rymwid

People’s Choice for Best Kitchen by HGTV at KBIS in 2016, the North East Sub Zero Design Competition Regional Winner, as well as an award winner by the NKBA.

Special Kitchen Features: A custom stainless hood was made with polished stainless and non directional stainless for a visual contrast. The stove wall is a water jet marble with a mosaic marble inlay creating an interesting focal point.

Cabinetry: Our private Transitions line, a custom white perimeter with a walnut stained island.

Kitchen Countertops: White Danby Marble 2″ Thick by Stone Surfaces, NJ

Butler’s Pantry Countertops: Pewter Metal by Francois & Co.

Appliances: Sub-Zero Refrigerator, Wolf 60″ Range, Wolf Steam Oven, Miele Dishwasher, Wolf Warming Drawer, Sub-Zero Wine Refrigerator, Sub-Zero Refrigerator drawers.

Hood: 72″ Stainless Steel Brushed/ Polished Hood by Range-Craft, NJ

Flooring: Wood Porcelain Tile by Porcelanosa

Backsplash: Avila, Natural Stone Waterjet & Hand Cut Mosaic. Thassos Honed & Statuarietto Polished Marble by Artistic Tile LLC, New Hampshire

Tin Ceiling Panels – Brian Greer’s Ceilings

Kitchen Lighting Fixtures: Villa Vista, 811940ST by Fine Art Lamps

Butler’s Pantry Lighting Fixture: Crystal Laurel, 753840ST by Fine Art Lamps

Hardware: Baldwin from Hardware Designs, NJ

Faucets: Waterstone

Island Stools: Pier 1 Imports

Stay Current With Peter Salerno Inc. Designs on Houzz

Stay Current With Peter Salerno Inc. Designs on Houzz

Latest Award-Winning Design Photos From Peter Salerno Inc.

We don’t have to sell you on the value of Houzz as the preeminent tool for designers and homeowners alike. As the leading social media hub for home design, Houzz gives users the opportunity to interact with world-class designers (like Peter Salerno Inc.), discover new design ideas and even shop for your home.

The 2012 NKBA Kitchen of the Year, featured in Peter Salerno's online design portfolio.
The 2012 NKBA Kitchen of the Year, featured in Peter Salerno’s online design portfolio.

As a featured 5-star design professional on Houzz, Peter Salerno Inc. is constantly updating its profile and portfolio with its latest award-winning custom kitchen and bath designs. Winners of the 2012, 2014 and 2015 Houzz awards for outstanding service, Peter Salerno Inc. prides itself on giving you the most interactive experience possible.

After all, Peter Salerno believes in designing with the client in mind. Every Peter Salerno Inc. custom kitchen, bath, wine cellar and man cave design incorporates elements which are personal to the client, and Peter is sure to remain in constant contact with you to ensure your “personal touch” flows through your new home design.

Peter Salerno's 2014 NKBA Best Kitchen. (Credit Peter Rymwid)
Peter Salerno’s 2014 NKBA Best Kitchen. (Credit Peter Rymwid)

The latest updates from Peter Salerno Inc. on its Houzz portfolio reflect aspects of both traditional and transitional design. A quick trip through Peter Salerno’s Houzz portfolio reflect both his Tesoro™ (21st Century Classics) and Transitions™ (Today’s Casual Expressions) lines, as well as a look into his proprietary Maestro Rosolino custom cabinetry offerings.

Peter Salerno Inc. 2015 2nd place, Best Large Kitchen, NKBA. (Photo: Peter Rymwid)
Peter Salerno Inc. 2015 2nd place, Best Large Kitchen, NKBA. (Photo: Peter Rymwid)

Maybe you want to check out Peter Salerno Inc.’s 2016 HGTV People’s Choice Award transitional kitchen. Perhaps you’d like a look at his “Chef’s Dream” 2012 1st Place NKBA Large Kitchen design, or his gorgeous “Jewel Box” Best Small Kitchen NKBA winner. From a chateau kitchen and bathroom to transitional design for the modern kitchen, the Peter Salerno Inc. Houzz portfolio has it all!

For your very own custom Peter Salerno Inc. design experience or for information on incorporating an award-winning Peter Salerno Inc. custom kitchen or bath design into your home, please contact (201) 251-6608 or fill out the contact form below!

Get LinkedIn With Peter Salerno Inc.: Click Here!

Get LinkedIn With Peter Salerno Inc.: Click Here!

Connect With Peter Salerno Inc. On Social Media!

The 2012 NKBA Kitchen of the Year, featured in Peter Salerno's online design portfolio.
The 2012 NKBA Kitchen of the Year, featured in Peter Salerno’s online design portfolio.

By now, you probably follow the award-winning custom designs of Peter Salerno Inc. on Facebook and Twitter. Maybe you even check out their Pinterest from time to time, or find inspirations on their Houzz page.

But if you’re looking for a more professional social media connection with Peter Salerno Inc., then be sure to add Peter Salerno and his team on LinkedIn.

Peter Salerno, Inc. is family-run business stemming from three generations of artisans- not a franchise under a common name.

Peter and his staff are committed to providing luxurious and functional spaces that compliment your lifestyle. They offer an exclusive collection of furniture and design. From custom made kitchens and baths, to innovative entertainment centers and elaborate wine cellars- the team at Peter Salerno Inc. strives to deliver a beautiful addition to your home.

This Peter Salerno kitchen design offers a classic French feel. (Credit Peter Rymwid)
This Peter Salerno kitchen design offers a classic French feel. (Credit Peter Rymwid)

Peter Salerno Inc.‘s specialties include custom kitchen design, bathroom design, custom cabinetry, custom range hoods, wine cellar design, home office design, “man cave” design, and entertainment center design. The company has received 30 national design awards since 2002, making it the most award-winning custom design firm in North America this century.

Make Peter Salerno Inc. a part of your professional circle on LinkedIn today – and if you’d like more information, please fill out the contact form below!

 

Peter Salerno Inc. Reviews: Read The 5-Star Testimonials Here!

Peter Salerno Inc. Reviews: Read The 5-Star Testimonials Here!

A Compilation of Peter Salerno Inc. Design Reviews

Here at the official Peter Salerno Inc. blog, we understand that it’s important to stay as objective as possible about our subject. It’s easy to focus on the fact that Peter Salerno Inc. is a 30-time national design award winner – the most awarded designer in North America this century. There are also wonderful insights into Peter Salerno’s design showroom, industry partners and exclusive video content.

Read Peter Salerno Inc. reviews here. (Credit Peter Rymwid)
Read Peter Salerno Inc. reviews here. (Credit Peter Rymwid)

But the true measure of a business (especially a custom kitchen and bath design company) is what its clients think. We have pulled some of the most recent Peter Salerno Inc. customer reviews from Houzz, the social media hub for all things design, to provide an unbiased, unfiltered opinion of Peter Salerno Inc. straight from the mouths of its clients.

These testimonials and reviews appear in their entirety, and Peter Salerno Inc. thanks its valued clients for their feedback, comments and design reviews.

Peter Salerno Inc. Design Client Reviews

      • “Peter Salerno and Company are the ultimate professionals. Between Peter’s creativity and the expertise craftsmanship they produce the highest quality award winning kitchens, baths and cabinetry. Peter designed our kitchen, baths, and built-ins for our new home. It was stress free and a pleasure to watch. And it turned out exquisite! We couldn’t be happier.” – Houzz review, courtesy of user giacopellirj
      • “Great Experience for sure! Re-doing a kitchen is a very long process with many decisions. Patience was worth it. It took over a year to get everything exactly the way we wanted it and Peter and his crew remained supportive through the whole process. He listened to every detail I needed and made sure in the end we were going to be happy with the final results. It is by far the most expensive room in your home to remodel but we kept in mind that it is also where you spend the majority of your time as well. My family couldn’t be happier with our space and we wouldn’t change a thing! The cabinets are very well built and the installers where awesome! Peter gives you a unique experience. He was more than just a designer in this process! He is now a friend and that is what you will get with him!” – Houzz review, courtesy of user kckeane
      • “It was both a a pleasure and an experience working with Peter and his employees. They were polite, professional and extremely helpful with other areas of my newly built home. The craftsmanship and detail was well thought out and the intricate design, breath taking!
        Stellar work, stellar team, thank you, Peter Salerno, Inc., for a job well done!” – Houzz review, courtesy of user michelegalofaro
      • “Peter has been an inspiration and mentor to me for the past few years. His vast knowledge and experience has been proven as he is an NKBA award winning designer. Peter Salerno has demonstrated leadership and is a pioneer in this industry. Using high end materials and fixtures, Peter Salerno is works well with other professionals and is open and honest.” – Houzz professional review, courtesy of Bella Grace Signature Kitchens & Baths
      • “Peter Salerno has exquisite taste and his attention to detail and personalization is extraordinary. His thoughtfulness transcends not only who he is personally, but what they do professionally as well. Your spaces will not only be beautiful but personal. We commonly collaborate with Peter Salerno’s designs.” – Houzz colleague review, courtesy of JM Lifestyles

For more information about Peter Salerno Inc., visit the official Peter Salerno Inc. website, call (201) 251-6608, or fill out the contact form below.