Published at Friday, November 01st 2019, 10:31:28 AM by Isaac Curtis. Kitchen Appliances. Ventilation system: One area of your kitchen that is forgotten when considering appliances is the ventilation system. Range hoods overhead, or down draft systems that are integral into the countertop or cooktop are great for unobstructed overhead views. Depending on the size of your stove/cooktop and if you have an integral grill, griddle, burners, and other heating elements may increase the need for higher ventilation systems overhead.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:52:34 AM by Riley Chapman. Kitchen Lighting. Like LED light bars, rope lights are best used for countertop task lighting. Rope lights are also easy to install: they can be discreetly hung underneath a row of cabinets with a set of rope mounts that screw directly into the cabinetry. One of the fastest ways to give a spec kitchen new style is to swap out the standard ceiling fixture for something with a little more personality. A flush-mount fixture with decorative details — like this drum light with geometric cutouts — is a dramatic addition that only requires a few twists of a screwdriver.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:38:28 AM by Logan Morgan. Kitchen Lighting. The Engelbrecht light fixture has three hanging pendants that you can adjust to be even or staggered. At most, the pendants will hang 36" from the ceiling, and you can choose between a bronze or silver finish for the light. You can attach this light to a dimmer, if you desire, and it should be mounted to an electrical box.
Published at Thursday, September 26th 2019, 00:49:09 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Riley Chapman. Flush mount lights are a popular choice in kitchens, as they attach to the ceiling with little to no gap between the fixture and the ceiling. This type of kitchen lighting is beneficial for many households, as it requires little cleaning and will never be in the way — an important consideration if you have low ceilings or a small kitchen.
Published at Thursday, September 26th 2019, 00:44:33 AM. Kitchen Island By Daniel Smart. In a contemporary kitchen designed for hosting, LED strips or track lights under the island counter are a show-stopping look. An elegant line of under counter lighting creates a border around your island and is particularly effective beneath a glass counter to suit a modern or industrial style.
Published at Thursday, September 26th 2019, 00:37:06 AM. Kitchen Island By Daniel Baker. This mainly depends on the layout of your kitchen. If you have space for a lot of cabinetry in your kitchen, the island storage might not be your main priority. If the island is to be your main preparation area, the sink, and other kitchen appliances might have to come first, but try to make room for the cutting boards and preparation utensils near the sink.
Published at Thursday, September 26th 2019, 00:26:26 AM. Kitchen Island By Brandon Lambert. “The discussion regarding a kitchen island is really just a small subset of issues which the overall kitchen design and surrounding space must resolve,” says Ahmann. “In the overall scheme, what gets delegated to the island is part of the overall flow of working and living patterns. The island is part of a solution, and this is where most of the discussion should focus. Then the details will fall into place.”
Published at Thursday, September 26th 2019, 00:19:28 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Alicia Vaughan. Decide where you want your guests to look by choosing a focal point and illuminating it. Don‘t direct the eye toward a sink area, for instance, where visitors might get a view of your dirty dishes. Here, the Heirloom Pendant is used to light a charming prep area to the side of the kitchen.
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 11:06:58 AM. Kitchen Island By Riley Chapman. Kitchen islands come in various designs and sizes, so there’s a fit for every type of space, whether it’s a farmhouse kitchen or a modern one. For a kitchen lacking a lot of square footage, you can opt for a rolling kitchen island or small kitchen islands—these can add additional surface and storage space without taking up more precious space.
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:54:37 AM. Kitchen Island By Logan Morgan. A kitchen island can have several valuable purposes in your kitchen. The first is that it provides ample storage space in the base of the unit; a valuable addition to a kitchen where you don’t have lots of wall cabinets.