People are often heard saying that food is life. But where does food come from? Obviously, it’s from the kitchen (unless, of course, you ordered pizza).
Since food is one of the basic needs for humans to survive, it’s only logical for homeowners to put more importance into their kitchen at home. Not only is it the place where great meals are prepared, but it’s also where special bonds are created among family, friends and anyone close to the heart. After all, eating meals together brings everyone closer. Continue reading “3 Ways To Revive Your Kitchen Interiors”
If you have grown weary of your kitchen’s overall design for a long time then you might want to try something a bit different. Sometimes going back to the old vintage style can be actually refreshing to your senses. Many kitchen themes nowadays either have minimalistic or sleek themes that you can find in almost every household. For those of you who want to go old school with their kitchen interior then you’re in for a treat! Here’s a compilation of simple and practical ways to bring out a vintage vibe to your kitchen. Continue reading “5 Easy And Budget-Friendly Ways To Give Your Kitchen A Vintage Look!”
For those with mobility challenges, such as the elderly or those with disabilities, an ordinary kitchen can present a few unordinary challenges. Doing the dishes can become a huge challenge if a wheelchair can’t reach the sink, and holding a pot under running water may be a struggle for someone who has limited finger control or strength. Continue reading “6 Things To Keep In Mind When Designing An Accessible Kitchen”
We all have grand designs for our kitchen. It’s the heart of the home, and the machine behind our cooking. The reality however is that often our kitchen space is at a premium. So we need to get inventive! Here are 12 design ideas to help you stop letting lack of space hinder your cooking. Continue reading “12 Kitchen Design Ideas For Small Kitchens”
The Kitchen; the heart of your home. Some kitchen trends never die, whereas others wax and wane in popularity year by year. People have mixed opinions over whether or not bright colors should be used in the kitchen, whether a modern look is in right now, whether it is all about keeping it classical and so on and so forth. Your own choice of kitchen design may depend on the style of your property in its entirety, particularly if you have a historic or listed property. Continue reading “6 Antique Touches To Give Your Kitchen A Truly Traditional Feel”
Kitchen is the most important part of every home. Cleanliness is what starts from a kitchen. It is the place where one puts his/her effort to make something that the whole family will eat and enjoy. It is the heart of every home and everyone especially the homemaker wants it to be the best and the most clean place in her home. Even if you cannot afford to redo the entire place, only a few updates can make the place and happening for some good reason. Continue reading “Kitchen Design Trends For 2016”
What makes a dream kitchen? Is it simply a style of kitchen that you have personally dreamed of owning for years but have never found the funds for? Is it a functional kitchen that has everything you need at the touch of a button? Or is it a nice, homely place where people gather and share the happenings of their day? The idea of a dream kitchen means something to all of us and we either have a plan of how we are going to achieve that dream kitchen, or we, at least, have a plan of what to do if we were ever to build that dream kitchen. Continue reading “7 Helpful Tips To Bear In Mind When Designing Your Dream Kitchen”
When looking for a way to freshen up your kitchen design, it can be tempting to try to find modern, cutting-edge elements to make your kitchen seem super trendy. But looking toward the future isn’t the only way to enliven your kitchen. Take a peek into the past and get design tips from your grandma’s kitchen for a unique look. Continue reading “Just Like Grandma’s Kitchen: Design Tips From Bygone Days”
2016 is shaping up to be an exciting time for innovative kitchen designs, with unique color combinations, minimalist design features and golden appliances proving to be just a few of the most stylish trends so far. Continue reading “Kitchen Design Predictions 2016”
Kitchens with a country look and feel have a unique appeal. They are refreshing, colorful and warm, which makes spending time in the kitchen more pleasant for you and your family. If you love the country style, there are several simple ways in which you can incorporate it in your kitchen. This post suggests you some decoration ideas to help you adorn your kitchen in the country style. Continue reading “10 Decoration Ideas To Give A Country Look To Your Kitchen”
When designing their kitchens, people often treat the colors as an afterthought. Namely, they concentrate on some other aspects of decorating the kitchen and they end up with boring kitchens that feature a single color or very limited color combinations that are in no way interesting. With creative color schemes, details and combinations, a kitchen can become something truly spectacular and that is what we will be talking about. Continue reading “Kitchen Color Schemes That Never Fail”
The warmth of your kitchen invites a lot of activity making it a favorite place to spend quality time with family and friends. Designing a new kitchen is no doubt an exciting experience that requires a great deal of research and experience insights. With the following tips you can ensure you will love your new kitchen for years to come. Continue reading “Tips On Designing A New Kitchen”
We’re approaching the end of 2014 but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some inspiring, innovative design trends you can still make the most of when designing your current or newly installed kitchen space. Continue reading “Kitchen Design Trends Of 2014”
With white tiles and black granite countertops the norm, it’s easy to see why so many homeowners regard their kitchens as rather boring. Lack of color – or in most cases, lack of the right colors – can quickly dull a kitchen’s aesthetic value. Continue reading “7 Design Tips For Adding Color To Your Kitchen”
Irrespective of its location, the kitchen in any home is sure to be one of the main focal points. Few things look smarter than a kitchen with a friendly, spacious feel. You can create such a space with a few of these easy-to-do open plan kitchen diner design ideas. No wall removal necessary and no obsessing about the size of your table! Continue reading “Open Plan Kitchen Diner Design Ideas”
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Trends are constantly changing all the time and it can be hard to narrow it down and pick just one to then take the plunge to redecorate your kitchen. Maybe the current fashion is a rustic, country cottage look. But, it may be the case that no sooner have you bought your handmade, wooden, rustic dining table, and then you discover a futuristic, minimalist trend is the way to go instead. Maybe it’s time for you to simply ignore the trends and fashions, accept the fact that they change frequently and just go with what you personally like. After all, it’s your kitchen and you’re the one who will be in it every day, not magazine publishers or designers. So here are a few tips on how to achieve some of the most popular kitchen designs that often tend to be in fashion anyway. Continue reading “Walls & Floors: Picking The Right Theme For Your Kitchen”
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Whether it is cooking your favorite meals, using the sink area to clean utensils or gathering with family to have meals, a great deal of time is spent in the kitchen. The kitchen is regarded to be an important area in every home. Having a perfect kitchen design is crucial, particularly from the point of view of investment. It therefore becomes increasingly important to enhance the appearance of your kitchen by remodeling it. Continue reading “Add Appeal To Your Kitchen: Blend Old & New Designs”
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A new or redesigned kitchen has many elements. There are cabinets, counters, appliances, backsplashes and so forth. All of these elements carry your kitchens look and feel and are important, but one important element that most people put little effort into is the wall coverings in their kitchen. Continue reading “What To Put On Those Kitchen Walls”
Space constraint and need for organized storage of kitchen stock (and other stackable kitchenware) dictates your kitchen pantry design. As with every other aspect of your kitchen, the pantry too should be functional and easy to access. Whether you store food items or stack the everyday kitchen tools like containers, bottles, napkins, towels etc., you need to plan the space efficiently. Continue reading “Kitchen Pantry Design – Useful Tips”
So it’s time for you to revamp your kitchen or set up a new one and your mind is already flooding with great ideas to give it the best look. But will it work just the way you have planned? Chances are that the final product may not be what you thought of. Here’s where you need a kitchen designer to turn all your planned ideas and thoughts into a complete reality. Continue reading “Kitchen Designer – Should I Hire One… And How To Find The Best One?”
A kitchen design is of utmost importance and should be planned well in accordance with the space constraints, storage needs and even a trivial (and generally ignored) detail like number of guests you have on a regular basis. A well planned kitchen layout, design and décor go a long way in not just making your kitchen a favorite hangout area of your home but also uplift your mood while cooking. Continue reading “How To Design A Kitchen – Tips On Designing Your Own Kitchen Layout”
A soothing ambience often brings out our best creativity and cooking is certainly the most creative task we perform each and everyday. No wonder that kitchen designers are increasingly incorporating inspiring colors and designs to the otherwise neglected areas in today’s trendy kitchens. Kitchen tile designs are being created for walls and floors in the most colorful and striking kitchen tile patterns to not only catch attention but also provide the much needed cleanliness in areas like countertop, backsplash area etc. Continue reading “Kitchen Tile Design Ideas And Tips”
Why do some kitchens seem so easy to work in while others seem hell? A kitchen layout can completely decide how much you will love or hate to work in your kitchen. Yes, layout can either work wonders or just double the workload of your kitchen chores. Continue reading “U Shaped Kitchen Design – When And How It Works The Best For You”
L shaped kitchen design is good for small and medium sized kitchens where the L shape can be conveniently placed and utilized. In case you want to use the L shaped kitchen designs for a larger space, remember to keep optimum lengths of the two legs. Keeping one leg very long would only increase the distance between cooking section and worktop areas. Continue reading “L Shaped Kitchen Design – When And How To Best Use It”
Imagine a seamless space where you can cook, dine, gossip, hang around and yet call it a kitchen? Yes, you can safely delete from your mind the image of a kitchen which was used only for cooking, used to be messy, had storage all around and was not meant for showcasing to your guests. From using the best layouts like U shape, L shape etc., it is now evolving as a special room where you can cook, receive guests and dine – all at the same time. Continue reading “Open Kitchen Design Ideas For A Beautiful Open Plan Kitchen”