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Michael Davis and daughter Jennifer, Director of Marketing, Capital Distributing

I have known Jan and Michael Davis since they opened their very first showroom in the Dallas Design District back in the early 2000’s. We hit it off immediately as their love of family and children just shone through, and I was immediately drawn by their huge circle of warmth. We became fast friends — I could not wait to introduce my family to their’s — and they have remained fast, steady friends and supporters throughout the years. During some of my darkest times Jan and Michael were there ready to help, and when I ran for City Council they emailed asking how they could help. I am so proud to have them as friends!

Now comes word that once again, the ASID (American Society of Interior Designers) selected Capital Appliance as the Best Appliance Company in North Texas at Thursday’s Design Ovation awards.

They really are the best. I have them on speed dial whenever I need an appliance. We just replaced my Miele dishwashers a few months ago, and when I called and asked how long dishwashers were supposed to last (on average), the good people at Capital knew exactly: 8 years. Mine were 16 years old, but I have two. Only one went out, but I replaced both because broken dishwashers always happen during holidays or major dinner parties. 

This family-owned business has been doing upscale kitchens right since 1973, and their showroom off of Stemmons is a wonderful spot to discover the perfect range, ovens, and even laundry system for your home. But Capital is much, much more than appliances. (more…)

Highland Park Modern Mediterranean 3512 Lexington.ashxIt’s always a pleasure to see what Robert Elliott is up to. This CandysDirt.com Hot Builder just put the finishing touches on a Highland Park modern Mediterranean at 3512 Lexington Avenue with architect David Stocker of Stocker Hoesterey Montenegro Architects and designer Marci Barnes of Barnes & Co.

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Clearance FB Ad copyCapital Distributing, the biggest home appliance (and everything) showroom in town, is having a 1 day blow out sale at their Clearance Center at 9119 John W. Carpenter Freeway this Saturday from 8 am to 5 pm. This is your best chance ever to snag top name, top of the line appliances at SUBSTANTIAL discounts.

Example: few years ago, I needed a new ice-maker, a U-Line, to match my U-Line bar fridge. Guess where I found it for HALF PRICE? You will find GaggenauJenn-AirKitchenAidMieleThermador, SubZero, Wolf and many more. If you need appliances for your home, your investment properties, or even your kid’s dorm rooms, get thee to Capital this Saturday.

Warning: you will want to get there early, maybe with a sleeping bag. Shoppers have been known to camp out just to be first in line…

Pirch's Sourcing Saturday Class was an interactive full-house and full table!

Pirch’s Sourcing Saturday Class was an interactive full-house and full table

Renovating your home presents a million decisions. A bunch of them are in the kitchen. Installing a showpiece kitchen is made more difficult because independent appliance ratings at the upper end are spotty at best. Manufacturers aren’t necessarily hiding anything, but something that sells millions of units will always be reviewed more than something that only sells a few thousand.

It’s also a bit of a shot in the dark selecting appliance features when you’re not sure how they work and so whether you’d actually use them. Enter the smart showroom that offers tasty demonstrations to prospective buyers to give you a hands-on feel for each piece in your new kitchen.

Of course, we all know that you can find just about everything for your luxury kitchen at Capital Distributing’s Stemmons Freeway showroom, but today we’re branching out a bit. In the past few weeks, I have visited Pirch in NorthPark Center, Miele in the Design District, and Sub-Zero Wolf in Oaklawn to see how they educate buyers.

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Every year, Capital Distributing does the appliance store equivalent of cleaning out the closets. Only this time you can score Miele, Gaggenau, Viking, Sub Zero, and more at yard sale prices. Located at Capital’s Clearance center on John Carpenter Freeway (Highway 183), the sale will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday only. There are no holds, everything is sold as is, and you must pick up within 72 hours.

Even if we’re not necessarily in the market for a Wolf range, a new super-quiet Bosch dishwasher, or a sexy new vent hood, or a washer and dryer that does pretty much everything except fold and put away, we have to look! These are all either uncrated, returned, discontinued, or floor-model appliances that will knock your socks off.

Go ahead and treat yo’ self! What are you planning to get at this luxury appliance mega-sale?

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Congratulations are in order for luxury appliance showroom Capital Distributing, as the go-to spot for high-end kitchen brands such as Miele, Gaggenau, Wolf, Thermador, Subzero, La Cornue, and Viking has won “Best Appliances” from the Dallas chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers for the third year in a row.

This family-owned business has been doing upscale kitchens right since 1973, and their showroom off of Stemmons is a wonderful spot to discover the perfect range, ovens, and even laundry system for your home. You can even try before you buy in their amazing kitchen demonstration areas. It’s no surprised that the design community loves this brand, as it’s easy to picture these luxury appliances in a variety of custom kitchens.

“We are proud to be recognized by the design community and appreciate that they voted for our company,” said Michael Davis, president of Capital Distributing. “We must continue to work hard at being the best appliance company in our marketplace.”

Enjoy being top banana for the third year in a row, Capital Distributing!

Miele's Generation 6000 built-in appliances in their "Pure Line" finish. (Photo: Miele)

Miele’s Generation 6000 built-in appliances in their “Pure Line” finish. (Photo: Miele)

 

You test drive a car before you buy it, so why wouldn’t you want to see a high-tech range top perform before you plan your kitchen around it? That’s why you should head to Capital Distributing tomorrow for a lunch-and-learn event that will show you all of the fabulous things Miele’s new line of appliances can do.

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It's spring! Break out the tasty cocktails!

It’s spring! Break out the tasty cocktails!

Capital Distributing invites you to “Step into Spring” next Tuesday, April 29, for its SubZero/Wolf happy hour. The fun and flavors let loose at 4 p.m. at the Stemmons Freeway showroom, where they’ll have delicious drinks and appetizers, as well as a demonstration of some of their amazing kitchen appliances.

Check out some hot steam ovens from Wolf and some of the incredibly cool SubZero freezers and fridges from which Sous Chef Rebecca Osborn will craft tasty treats for those who attend.

Space for this event is limited, so be sure to RSVP by April 27 (that’s Sunday) to reserve your spot. Email jennifer@capitaldistributing.com to sign up!