Blog Cabin 2009: Luxuries and Home Technology Voting Choices

See a detailed view of the luxury and home technology choices for Blog Cabin 2009.

Kohler® VibrAcoustic™ Exposed-Deck Bath

Spa Bathtub

Spa Bathtub

This luxurious bathtime experience combines sound vibration, music and choreographed lighting in a soothing hydrotherapy experience. (Photo courtesy of Kohler)

A head pocket and pillow cradle the neck and head, while the user listens to his or her own playlist via a DTV-Bath Interface in this tub.

Kohler® Fountainhead™ Elongated One-Piece Toilet

Tankless Toilet

Tankless Toilet

The tankless Fountainhead toilet features a heated toilet seat, auto flush, automatic seat height adjustment and integrated LED bowl lighting. (Photo courtesy of Kohler)

Innovative tankless Power Lite® technology provides exceptional flushing performance, using just 1.28 gallons per flush, saving as much as 3,200 gallons of water annually over a traditional 1.6-gallon toilet.

Kohler® Steam

Steam Shower

Steam Shower

This steam system transforms any shower into a spa experience. (Photo courtesy of Kohler)<b></b>

This steam system includes a generator, which releases steam into the steam head within one minute of pushing the power button. A control panel allows the user to control time, temperature and power cleaning.

Kohler® SoundTile™ Speakers

Shower Speaker

Shower Speaker

Do you croon in the shower? Sing your heart out with Kohler's low-profile SoundTile speakers. (Photo courtesy of Kohler)

Kohler's low-profile SoundTile speakers allow you to enjoy your favorite music or Internet radio stations through your DTV II interface.

Cast-Iron Stove

Cast-Iron Stove

Cast-Iron Stove

The crackle and pop of this old-fashioned cast-iron stove recalls days gone by. The stove serves as both a room focal point and an effective source of heat. (Photo courtesy of Heat & Glo)

Contemporary Fireplace Insert

Modern Fireplace Insert

Modern Fireplace Insert

Streamlined, sleek and sophisticated, this insert offers a modern option for homeowners who enjoy a cozy fire minus the mess and maintenance of a traditional hearth. (Photo courtesy of Heat & Glo)

State-of-the-Art Home Theater

Home Theater With Recliners

Home Theater With Recliners

Inspired by episode 104 of DIY’s <i>Man Caves</i>, this home theater features a plasma TV, comfy leather recliners and an acoustic wall treatment. See <a href="http://www.diynetwork.com/man-caves/big-phat-home-theater/index.html">"Big Phat Home Theater."</a>

Home Gym

Home Gym

Home Gym

Inspired by episode 105 of <i>Man Caves</i>, this gym has a treadmill, punching bag, free weights and a storage unit. See <a href="http://www.diynetwork.com/man-caves/a-home-gym-good-enough-for-the-goose/index.html">"A Home Gym Good Enough for the Goose."</a>

Upscale Sports Club

Mancave Bar

Mancave Bar

Inspired by episode 201 of <i>Man Caves</i>, this basement bar has rich dark wood furnishings, a flat-screen TV and sports memorabilia galore. See <a href="http://www.diynetwork.com/man-caves/upscale-sports-club/index.html">"Upscale Sports Club."</a>

Advanced Temperature Control

Remote Control Thermostat

Remote Control Thermostat

Control cooling and heating from anywhere in your home, via a remote control or handy touch-screen. (Photo courtesy of Control4®)

Smart Lighting

Lighting Control Pad

Lighting Control Pad

Dimming the lights before a home movie or turning off the lights before bedtime couldn't be easier with this technology. (Photo courtesy of Control4®)

This convenient home technology allows you to control your home lighting from any room in your home, via a button or touch-screen.

Multi-Room Music

Music Control Pad

Music Control Pad

A variety of Control4 interfaces make it easy to access and control music from any room in the home, whether the source is a computer, external hard drive or MP3 player. (Photo courtesy of Control4®)

Integrate lights with music to set a mellow mood or create your own soothing alarm clock with this technology.

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