Category Archives: Kitchen & dining room
Bring The Art In Your Kitchen Design – Kitchen design has changed over the last decade or so, and there’s far more stock placed on how we work. The idea of assessing how humans work in certain spaces is being used to create ideal kitchens. The kitchen is the very definition of the active working space.
It’s important to think of the kitchen as a zone and what is central to that is the island. People don’t eat or operate the way they used to, the island offers an area to sit or stand as we lunch and it provides a more casual atmosphere. That is far more relevant to the world today than the formal atmosphere of a dining room, but still keeping families eating together.
Big Kitchen Trends In 2016 – Brass and copper are favored as of late as opposed to chrome and stainless finishes. A wonderful reason to incorporate a classic, copper hood over the range among other elements. These warm metal tones are welcoming and beautiful. In addition, tones close to iron are making a comeback. Expect to see these tones not only in accents, but also large appliances as well.
Natural materials for eco-friendly kitchen
Not only are natural and neutral colors perfect for the kitchen, but they are awesome all over the home. Wood in natural beams and decorative elements as well as brick in fireplaces and walls are rustic and natural, and look phenomenal.
Outdoor Dining With Luxurious Decor – Outdoor dining is generally popular for a few weeks early in the summer when people are excited to get out of the house after a far-too-long cold weather. However, after getting tired of cheap plastic furniture and sitting on blankets over rough grass, many retreat to the comforts of their indoor kitchens and luxurious dining rooms. When you create an outdoor dining space, however, you are crafting a place that’s every bit as comfortable as the indoors, with the benefits of natural light and fresh air that only the outdoors can provide.
The key to making an outdoor dining room work is to emphasize the parts of indoor dining you love (the comfort of the chairs, the large table space, the nice dishes, etc).
Coffee Kitchen Décor – Coffee kitchen décor makes a great choice for decorating your kitchen. It can give your kitchen, which is the heart of the house, an elegant and fun feel. There are a lot of ways to utilize coffee themed décor items to decorate your kitchen. Here are some that you might want to consider:
1. Coffee themed signs. If you have an adequate amount of wall space in your kitchen, hanging coffee tin signs is a fun way to cover some walls. How about a grouping next to your kitchen dinette set? There is a large selection of coffee and coffee shop themed signs available online. Many cost $10 to $15 so this is an affordable way to get some wall décor for your kitchen.
The Hottest Kitchen Trends 2016 – Transform your loving kitchen into a culinary castle with these the hottest kitchen designs and trends you need to consider for 2016.
Although quartz and other materials are generally preferable for the perfect kitchen countertop, porcelain is starting to become very much in the new in-trend surface. Offering all the properties that quartz does – stain, heat and flame resistant, it also offers more protection against hotter temperatures and can be custom-made as thin or thick as your kitchen designs allow.