Clarke Appliance Showrooms
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Clarke has been a cornerstone of the appliance industry in New England. In 1955, Jim Clarke Sr. opened his own appliance store…The Clarke Electric Company, in Stamford, CT. Four years later, he went to a trade show in Chicago and met Westye Bakke, the founder of Sub-Zero; he soon became their number one independent sales rep.

Fast-forward to 1991, when Tom Clarke (Jim’s son) launched Clarke Distribution Corporation when he was chosen as Sub-Zero’s first wholesale distributor in New England. From just 6 employees and one small showroom, Clarke has grown to be the nation’s most exemplary distributor with two award-winning showrooms (known as the region’s ultimate kitchen resource centers), a Culinary Center teaching cooking to homeowners throughout New England, a nationally known appliance service company and a network of stellar independent retail dealers. Clarke now represents high-performance brands including: Sub-Zero, Wolf, Asko, Best, Dawn, Waterstone, and Scotsman. Tom Clarke has won various kitchen industry honors and the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in New England.

With Tom as Clarke President and CEO, his son, Sean, joined Clarke as general manager of the company and has continued his father’s reputation as an innovator in the industry. Under their leadership, Clarke has reinvented the Clarke Experience for the design trade so that architects, designers and developers no longer just specify appliances, they redefine the luxury residential experience with Clarke’s help and innovation. Sean was distinguished with a New England Real Estate Journal “Industry Leader Spotlight” and named one of DealerScope magazine’s “Top 40 Under 40” business leaders.

The Clarke family’s approach to business has never changed. Their passion for excellence has been unwavering since 1955. As Tom Clarke says, “I think my dad would be very proud of what we’ve done, because we do business the way he did business.”

Services Provided
Appliance Sales, Test Kitchens, Kitchen Design

Areas Served
Boston, Millford, South Norwalk

Certifications and Awards
-Wolf Appliance has been ranked #1 by J.D. Power and Associates in the Range/Cooktop/Oven category of their 2010 Home Appliance Study.
-In April of 2010, K+BB awarded the Clarke Culinary Center in South Norwalk and the Asian-inspired kitchen in South Norwalk the Design Award.
Take a Sub-Zero & Wolf Appliance Test Drive at Clarke in South Norwalk

Location: 393 Fortune Boulevard
Milford, MA 01757
Typical Job Costs: $15,000 - 30,000
Commented: Love the cabinets. This was done by Woodmeister. You can find their contact information at https://www.woodmeister.com. 
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Commented: I love the contemporary look! The oven is being housed by a stainless steel cabinet not provided by Wolf. The stainless steel cabinet is secured to surrounding cabinetry.
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Commented: Wolf convection steam oven vs Miele steam oven? Hi Libby! The unit comes with one full size solid pan and one full size perforated. My favorite accessories are: #820017 solid “square like” stainless pan 12 ¾” x 1 ¼” x 14” #820016 solid “mini rectan...
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Commented: wolf MPro or convection steam Hi Greasetrap, Although we do normally wait to send out the Steam oven cookbook until after a customer purchases, we will send you out a book today if you'd prefer. It's also important to note that ...
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Commented: What color are the cabinets? Hi Kosta 1, The finish on the cabinetry is a hand applied process, and the color details are owned by the cabinet maker.
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Commented: range covers Hi Picasa, The stainless steel Griddle and Grill covers seen here can be purchased from any Sub-Zero and Wolf Authorized retailer. For a list of authorized retailers in your area, please visit www...
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