Published at Saturday, December 01st 2018, 03:14:14 AM by Rosamaria Ferraro. Flooring. 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.
Published at Monday, November 26th 2018, 07:30:56 AM. Backsplashes By Randolph Evans. 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, November 24th 2018, 04:00:23 AM. Flooring By Patrice Bonnet. Travertine is an interesting material. It’s a type of limestone and that immediately makes it timeless and refined as well as full of character. At the same time, it means that this is a durable material, a long-lasting option not just for kitchen floors but for other types of environments as well. Of course, it also means that it’s an expensive choice so all the beauty comes with a price and a few other requirements such as constant maintenance and periodic sealing.
Published at Wednesday, November 21st 2018, 03:58:33 AM. Kitchen By Noele Garcia. 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 Tuesday, November 20th 2018, 03:57:04 AM. Kitchen By Noele Garcia. Monochromatic modern kitchens is another super popular idea for modern spaces because it’s also timeless and looks more interesting than neutrals due to bold contrasts. You can go for black and white cabinets, or choose only some touches in black, for example, a kitchen island, a backsplash and chairs or stools. To add interest to the space, you may go for stone or marble surfaces, wooden touches and metallic lamps, handles and even a hood.
Published at Sunday, November 18th 2018, 03:48:33 AM. Kitchen By Noele Garcia. In Scandinavian-style homes, all rooms seem to share the same design. However, they are all unique and they each have distinctive characteristics. The kitchen, for example, is a very interesting space to analyze from the perspective of this style. The kitchen in Scandinavian homes has an airy and simple décor but it’s also functional and practical. Given the fact that the kitchen is primarily a functional space although in a lot of modern homes it doubles as a social area, a Scandinavian design suits it well.
Published at Saturday, November 17th 2018, 03:24:30 AM. Kitchen By Martino Villa. It’s also common for the kitchen to feature small bursts of color. These are focal points that are strategically placed and that can also be seen in the rest of the house as well. So whether it’s a bright-colored appliance, a set of colorful plates, a piece of furniture or a floral arrangement, the goal is always the same: to break the monotony and to create a fresh décor.
Published at Thursday, November 15th 2018, 03:22:55 AM. Kitchen By Martino Villa. Monochromatic modern kitchens is another super popular idea for modern spaces because it’s also timeless and looks more interesting than neutrals due to bold contrasts. You can go for black and white cabinets, or choose only some touches in black, for example, a kitchen island, a backsplash and chairs or stools. To add interest to the space, you may go for stone or marble surfaces, wooden touches and metallic lamps, handles and even a hood.