Published at Tuesday, November 06th 2018, 02:04:17 AM by Johannah Mayer. Cabinet. Your cabinet door style can be one of the most important factors in your kitchen new design. Not only are cabinet doors one of the most visible design elements in a kitchen, but they can also be one of the most expensive. From the elaborate to the simple, there a door style for every home design. Take a look at some of the better-known styles here and see which will work for your home style and your budget. The Shaker-style cabinet door is the most common door style in kitchens today.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:22:03 AM by Edsel Keller. Color Scheme. It is amazing how the use of two simple and basic colors can instantly create interiors that are both dramatic and exquisite. Black and white are two such colors that make a bold visual statement and do so in any design style of your choice. While contemporary kitchens with bright purple backsplashes and orange cabinets might fall out of favor quickly, black and white kitchens manage to always stay relevant. But designing and decorating a black and white kitchen is not as easy as just putting stuff in both these hues together.
Published at Wednesday, December 05th 2018, 05:03:31 AM by Lanston Wood. Color Scheme. Such kitchens are created to play with colors and contrasts, so don’t hesitate to choose the colors you like! Red and white, navy and white, emerald and gold, grey and white, black and white – there are thousands of combos to try! I’d say that the most popular combo is white and some shade of grey – if grey is dark, you’ll get a cool contrast, if grey is light – you’ll get an ethereal space.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:44:24 AM. Kitchen By Hanz Krause. Stone is such a wonderful decorating medium. All the colors and textures that the variations provide make it easy to choose one for your space. Cover the boring bits of your existing kitchen island in your favorite shade for a really cabin like look. You might think that your tiny farmhouse kitchen is just not big enough for an island, but you’re probably wrong. With some wood, stain and a free Saturday, you can build a custom rustic island for your kitchen that will double your work space.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:32:01 AM. Kitchen By Hanz Krause. 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, 03:24:30 AM. Kitchen By Hanz Krause. It’s such a wonderful thing to find hand-me-down treasures in your parents’ or grandparents’ attic. Remember that big old dining room table? Snap it up to use as a kitchen island. Being already lovingly worn down means you won’t be worried about using it to it’s full potential. How do you bring rustic to a rather modern kitchen? It’s all in the wood. Give your island a makeover by lining the corners in some beautiful rustic beams.
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. Although this may seem like an odd choice of material for the floor in a kitchen or any other space, it’s a valid option with a lot of interesting characteristics. It’s a look that has a lot of rustic and retro charm and that suits well industrial-style homes or farmhouse-style kitchens. At the same time, this is a look that’s reminiscent of outdoor walkways and patios and you can definitely find inspiration in that.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:41:14 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. Speaking about kitchen backsplashes, stone is a chic alternative to bricks, it’s natural, a bit rough-looking but very stylish due to these imperfections. Stone, rocks from your garden, pebbles, marble – the possibilities are endless, and you’ll find a proper backsplash for any kitchen style. Rustic, glam, modern, industrial, vintage – any kitchen will fit a stone backsplash. There are various color of stone to try, you may mix several or if these are pebbles, whitewash them.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:35:06 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.