Published at Friday, July 06th 2018, 06:09:53 AM by Edsel Keller. Backsplashes. But concrete is very prone to staining and many other imperfections that can appear. That’s why it’s incredibly important to seal the surface upon installation. Unfortunately, even sealed concrete will show markings, especially olive oil, red wine, juice, or coffee. If you are a freak, opt for some other backsplashes or at least add a glass screen where necessary, some owners go for a fully glass covered backsplash.
Published at Saturday, September 29th 2018, 03:34:29 AM. Kitchen By Teresa Morelli. Styles are being updated and new ones are created but the materials used remain the same. We rarely get to introduce new materials. In most cases we just find new ways of using them. Creativity is very important in this case. You get to use the same basic elements but you also get to be ingenious and to come up with new ways of using them.
Published at Thursday, September 27th 2018, 03:30:48 AM. Kitchen By Teresa Morelli. 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.
Published at Wednesday, September 26th 2018, 03:09:45 AM. Backsplashes By Rosa Walter. 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.
Published at Tuesday, September 25th 2018, 03:05:44 AM. Backsplashes By Rosa Walter. For one thing to choose beadboard, you want to think about the width of the board and the depth of the bead. Wider boards add a soothing effect to a busy, cramped kitchen, while narrower is a good choice if you need to tie a large room together. As to the bead, the deeper it is, the more you’ll get that look of handcrafted quality, but keep in mind, very deep grooves can also be tricky to clean. Beadboard will give your kitchen a cozy rustic touch, or make a bold accent with a contrasting color.
Published at Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 03:11:10 AM. Cabinet By Randolph Evans. These days there is plenty of talk about giving the kitchen a green makeover. But why not have a few green cabinets to go along with this design philosophy? Just like blue, green is available in a wide range of shades, hues and values. Lime green and dark olive green seem to be preferred in chic, contemporary kitchens. A lighter and more sober version of green can give your kitchen cabinets an amazing, vintage look. If creating a full-blown vintage kitchen is your aim, then do not give green cabinets a miss.
Published at Friday, September 21st 2018, 03:09:19 AM. Flooring By Patrice Bonnet. 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 Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 03:05:42 AM. Flooring By Patrice Bonnet. Because travertine is basically stone, it doesn’t come in a lot of colors and those that are available and earth tones. This limits the options greatly compared to other materials. Nevertheless, you can’t really replicate the look with anything else. You can take advantage of the natural beauty and the texture of the travertine floor tiles and complement them with a stone counter in the kitchen or with unfinished walls and pure and natural materials in general.