Published at Friday, July 06th 2018, 06:09:53 AM by Edsel Keller. Backsplashes. 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.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:48:23 AM. Backsplashes By Johannah Mayer. Ceramic tiles are the most common idea for a kitchen backsplash but it shouldn’t be boring. Pastel tiles with a bit of glitter are amazing for any kitchen, they will easily highlight your kitchen décor and make it pop. Mosaic tiles that create various patterns are a chic option, whatever pattern and shades you choose – they really stand out. Geometric tiles of any kind are the hottest trend, small fish scale tiles that shine are a chic and very modern idea. look how to rock all these tile types below.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:44:24 AM. Kitchen By Hanz Krause. When you’re leaning towards industrial styling in your home, you definitely need to think more rustic in yout kitchen. A thick chunky wood kitchen island will fulfill all your storage needs without diverting from the industrial feel. Are you trying to bring color and life into your already rustic kitchen? Paint it. Choose the brightest color that makes you happy and paint your kitchen island. Just that one pop will change the feel of the entire room, no cabinet painting required.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:32:01 AM. Kitchen By Hanz Krause. A monochromatic color scheme is very modern for any space, and the kitchen is no exception. If monochromatic is what you’re after, be sure to vary the tones and tints of the color itself, as well as the sheen and texture. Notice the variation between all grey aspect of this kitchen among the floor, cabinetry, countertops, and lighting fixture. When combined, the effect is interesting with great visual depth.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:24:30 AM. Kitchen By Hanz Krause. It’s common for the kitchen in such cases to have either a wooden floor with a light color or a black and white checkerboard floor. The monochrome combination is also commonly used for the rest of the décor as well. The main characteristics of this style allows it to be best applied in modern and contemporary kitchens where minimalism is a must. The décor stays interesting and eye-catching through unexpected combinations of colors, textures and shapes or through modern twists added to classical elements.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:14:14 AM. Flooring By Rosamaria Ferraro. It’s another beautiful kitchen and one that’s been finished off with traditional travertine tile. We love how crisp and clean this entire space is and the flooring plays its hand in that vision nicely. Also, notice the greens and yellows contrasting beautifully with all of the cream. Also a gorgeous geo pattern. This design is a bit bigger so it expands the space of the floor even more so – or at least gives the illusion. And it coincides nicely with the trendy, contemporary nature of the kitchen.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:09:59 AM. Flooring By Rosamaria Ferraro. We love how this idea we find. With tiles gathered from different patterns and designs, they come together to create a design with a “traveling spirit.” It’s eclectic and fun without straying away from the minimalistic simplicity of the kitchen’s overall vision. Or if you looking to add a bit of personality and color to the kitchen, yellow chess tile floor is so much fun. It’ll fit right into a more family-friendly space, vintage-inspired design or even one with a more eclectic or cottage-esque vision.
Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 02:41:14 AM. Backsplashes By Germain Durand. Tiles are very popular for backsplashes of any kind because they look posh and are long-lasting, they also withstand high temperatures that can appear around the cooking area. Silver, brass, copper ones, small and narrow rectangular ones, penny ones or more eye-catching, in some bold and creative shapes. Make a bold backsplash not only in the cooking spaces, highlight your home bar or another zone with metallic tiles – it’s always a great solution that never goes out of style.