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A new refrigerator from GE dispenses piping hot water for instant hot beverages, in addition to cold water and ice. French doors and a lower-level freezer make the refrigerator roomy and all refrigerated items easy to find. (800-626-2005; geappliances.com)
There when you need it, and tucked away when you don’t: The Power and Data Grommet from Mockett allows you to easily plug in your appliances and electronics in the kitchen. A rubber ring forms a watertight seal around the top of the power strip when closed. Strips with electrical outlets and USB sockets are also available. From $146.
Technology is a fact of home life now, and furniture that effortlessly corrals electronics can create a sleek parking place for gadgets. This desk, in a rich espresso finish, offers storage that hides away to create a sleek writing sur
face. (Store locator at monarchspec.com)