Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 11:06:58 AM by Riley Chapman. Kitchen Island. For a start, it can provide extra prep space, and form a boundary between the cooking zone and the living/dining area. A shaped island unit can also help direct the flow of traffic away from busy hotspots. It can be long and slim, running parallel to the work area; neat and round in a compact room; or big and broad, housing a sink and appliances.
Published at Thursday, September 26th 2019, 00:37:06 AM by Daniel Baker. Kitchen Island. The kitchen is certainly one of the most difficult spaces to design in a home. Selecting the best kitchen design ideas and figuring out how one should design a kitchen island can be quite confusing for homeowners. Although there is no set formula for determining how to size a kitchen island, some guidelines on measurement can help. Below are six basic questions you should ask yourself when designing your kitchen island.
Published at Thursday, September 12th 2019, 06:43:52 AM. Kitchen Cabinet By Logan Morgan. It is important to note that finish color and wood selection are sometimes (and erroneously) used interchangeably. For example, "cherry" is sometimes used to describe the color of a certain type of kitchen cabinet. Cherry is actually the type of wood, and we will discuss this later. To confuse matters more, wood stains take on different colors when applied to different types of woods. So, it is necessary to look at wood types and stains in conjunction with each other, similar to the Keidel Cabinet Wood Finish chart above (see link below for the Keidel site).
Published at Thursday, September 12th 2019, 06:39:10 AM. Kitchen Cabinet By Lewis Fowler. The kitchen is truly the heart of the home — we know, it’s a cliche, but only because it’s true. Think of the last big party you threw—you had the entire home spotless; you arranged comfy seating in every nook of the living room; you had tables set for buffet and hor d’oeuvres — but where did everybody end up gathering? The kitchen, of course! Whether it’s hosting high-class guests or doing homework, it seems the kitchen always ends up acting as the homes central station.
Published at Thursday, September 12th 2019, 06:34:57 AM. Kitchen Cabinet By Isaac Curtis. Simple Shaker-style cabinetry lets color do the talking in this kitchen. Colored stains rubbed into the wood allow the grain to show through; the surfaces have more texture and depth than painted cabinetry would. The addition of an overall glaze tones down the color to further compliment the simplicity of Shaker style. The islands creamy finish matches the old-world styled cast-iron range (not shown), while the soft blue-green cabinets mix in colorful interest, resulting in a crisp, clean feeling with the warmth of wood without being too cabin-y
Published at Thursday, September 12th 2019, 06:28:35 AM. Kitchen Cabinet By Freddie Woodward. The pure geometry of horizontal and vertical planes uncluttered by paneling, ornament, highlights, or shadows defines contemporary style. Slab doors with hidden Euro-style hinges give the base cabinets a clean-line appearance; linear metal pulls are discreet necessary additions. The rich color and prominent wood grain of the walnut cabinets compliments the sleek profile while generating warmth sought in every home. Upper cabinets outfitted with tinted glass open up instead of out in uniquely modern function.
Published at Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 09:08:24 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Emily Hart. Reviewers say these pendant lights look very luxe, yet come at an unbeatable price. Several people note they use the Globe Electric Angelica Pendants over their islands, sinks and counters, and many also say the industrial style of the lights is perfect to match contemporary or farmhouse decor.
Published at Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 08:49:42 AM. Kitchen Appliances By Daniel Smart. This could be a sign that you need additional insulation. When buying a furnace, ensure you buy the correct unit for your home. The square footage, orientation to the sun, and quantity of windows and doors can be evaluated by a professional home energy analyst. The right energy efficient furnace can bring your home years of lower energy bills and saving of the Earth’s resources.
Published at Tuesday, September 10th 2019, 08:44:24 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Daniel Baker. Select the right lighting based on the size of the space—and counter—you‘re covering. Many islands are accommodated by two or three small pendants, but some require as many as four small lights (or alternatively fewer large lights). In this instance, two large Glendale Chandeliers perfectly cover a long marble island.