Published at Monday, October 22nd 2018, 02:21:36 AM by Dante Mariani. Kitchen. The deep wood grain against your lighter cabinets will make a bigger impact than you think. Countertops can be the most expensive purchase for a kitchen, excepting the appliances. So what do you do when you only have enough in the budget for the expensive counter choice on the cabinets? You resort to butcher block on the island.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:14:14 AM. Flooring By Rosamaria Ferraro. Easy to install with no need for glue or nails, laminate flooring is extremely versatile and also affordable which makes it one of the most common options for basically any type of space, including the kitchen. Laminate flooring mimics solid wood in color and texture but also comes in several other interesting options. It’s easy to clean, maintenance is simple and damaged planks can be easily replaced if needed. You can take advantage of this continuous and open layout to visually connect the spaces and functions and to establish a seamless transition.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:09:59 AM. Flooring By Rosamaria Ferraro. The kitchen has transformed from a space strictly for cooking to a space for socializing. Given all that, the design of kitchens and even their layout has changed over time. Now we’re focusing a lot of making these spaces feel comfortable and inviting and that means we have to make certain choices when selecting the materials, colors, finishes and textures. The kitchen floor material is more important than ever, especially now when we have so many different options to choose from.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:41:14 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. A window backsplashes is really a unique idea: you may be sure that not many people have the same in their homes. Such a backsplash guarantees amazing views and plenty of natural light, which will make your kitchen more welcoming. Besides, such a backsplash easily fits many decor styles, from modern to industrial and you won’t have to puzzle over how to match the decor and the backsplash.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:35:06 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. Another popular type of marble is Calacatta which is a lot more rare and thus considering a luxury choice. It’s often mistaken for Carrara marble although it presents several unique particularities such as the generally white background and dark veining in large and thick patterns. A marble backsplash can look very elegant and stylish but, given the characteristics of the material, requires constant maintenance. Still, cleaning a marble backsplash is easy.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:29:11 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. The texture and pattern are simple and very popular and a brick backsplash would manage to make the kitchen feel cozy and inviting. A brick backsplash is a relatively simple detail and tends to have an industrial feel. So to make it integrate beautifully into the whole décor you can also use industrial pendant lights or numerous other small details that would match this style. The similarities can also relate to color, texture and pattern so there are also other possibilities.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:22:03 AM. Color Scheme By Edsel Keller. It’s the simplest and most versatile color and yet we’re often intimidated by it and afraid to enjoy its advantages. On one hand this achromatic color is very appreciated for the fact that it makes spaces look open and bright, creating the impression of a larger room but on the other hand this is also a color that’s very susceptible to stains which brings us to our main question: are white kitchen cabinets a good idea or not? A lot of designers say yes and we’re tempted to agree with them.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 01:53:24 AM. Kitchen By Adrian Wright. A contemporary kitchen is not the same as a modern kitchen, even though some people use these terms interchangeably. A contemporary kitchen can be modern but it can also adopt other styles as well. For example, it can have vintage details and accents without being a vintage kitchen. There are a few elements that are specific to this style and that can help us distinguish a contemporary kitchen from other types and that need to be taken in consideration when adopting this style.