Published at Tuesday, September 25th 2018, 03:05:44 AM by Rosa Walter. Backsplashes. Certain types of marble such as the Emperador which comes from Spain, are ideal for high-traffic areas and fireplace surrounds. Still, their unique color tones can also be used to give a kitchen backsplash a stand-out look. This particular type has grains with irregular veins which makes each tile unique and offers the opportunity to create interesting patterns. As always, a marble backsplash presents both advantages and disadvantages.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:32:01 AM. Kitchen By Hanz Krause. This concept can become a good choice as the island gives you a multifunctional purpose of a dining, preparation and sitting area without having to invest or waste any more space. There’s no kitchen without a kitchen island, even if you think that such a piece isn’t for a small kitchen, you are wrong. Kitchen islands are super functional: these are cooking, washing, peeling and storage pieces; they can accommodate lots of appliances, tableware, dishes, pet food and bowls, books and magazines.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:24:30 AM. Kitchen By Hanz Krause. This midcentury modern kitchen is also open onto the living room. It has a simple and very cohesive décor with furniture made of wood and featuring similar characteristics throughout. The fact that it’s part of a set makes the kitchen seem uniform and simple. The wood adds elegant and warmth to the décor and the color matches the design of the living room.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:14:14 AM. Flooring By Rosamaria Ferraro. We bring you some more traditional inspiration in the form of this naturally-toned kitchen floor tile. The space is open and modern but the floor sets the mood for a more welcoming, warmer space for the family. We love the contacting sizes as well making it a more interesting addition to the chic room. Here’s another more traditional choice for kitchen tile. Large, subway pieces in a beautiful natural color set the foundation for this crisp space. We love the white, cottage flair surrounding the room and how it feels both very luxurious as well as family-friendly.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:09:59 AM. Flooring By Rosamaria Ferraro. Porcelain tile is an option that we’re all familiar with its versatile and come in an infinite number of colors, shapes and sizes which can be used to create unique designs. They’re easy to clean and they’re quite affordable, not to mention that they can withstand a lot of wear and tear. Just because the tiles come in a lot of crazy colors doesn’t mean you should feel tempted to use them in your decor. You can open up a kitchen and give it a refined and elegant look with floor tiles that mimic stone or that feature a neutral color and a simple pattern.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:41:14 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. Wood is a timeless material, which is widely used in architecture and decor – all kinds of it and plywood too. Wood never goes out of style and matches all kinds of styles and color schemes including one more, very fresh and unique idea wood for backsplashes. Wood and plywood may aren’t the best idea for kitchens due to humidity and splashes and grease of different kinds. But modern finishes and types of plywood are such that you can not worry about it much.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:35:06 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. Metallic décor got super popular several years ago, and silver and brass popped up in different spaces. But now a metallic shade that is the most popular one is copper because it makes you space look more refined, glam and chic, and this color isn’t hacky. If you want to follow the trend and give your home a trendy copper shine, there’s a great and durable idea for your kitchen. Copper backsplashes can easily fit most of cabinetry colors: white, emerald, black, navy, brown and so on.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:29:11 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. Concrete can crack: that’s a risk that comes along with concrete countertops, most commonly when poured in place rather than pre-cast. To prevent it, you may add fiber reinforcement, rebar, and/or wire mesh but if they still appear, they can be repaired. Concrete backsplashes require maintenance. Reseal your backsplash every one to three years, avoid abrasive cleaners and scrubbers that can damage sealer. Consider all these pros and cons and decide if concrete is worth it or not.