Published at Friday, December 13th 2019, 07:48:35 AM by Lewis Fowler. Kitchen Appliances. What about controls? Controls that are located on the front or on the side of the appliance are most common and convenient, but universal access means just that: While someone in a wheelchair can reach front-situated controls easily, unfortunately, so can a curious toddler. People with young children may prefer controls located on the backsplash, out of reach of exploring fingers.
Published at Friday, December 13th 2019, 07:56:00 AM by Logan Morgan. Kitchen Appliances. Appliances are the workhorses of your kitchen. Together, they will add up to about nine percent of your kitchen budget. This figure is surprisingly low, considering the technological advances and energy efficiencies today’s appliances offer. While features and performance are obviously the most important considerations in choosing appliances, how they’ll look in your kitchen probably matters to you, too.
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:43:14 AM by Freddie Woodward. Kitchen Appliances. This 2019 trend affects appliances across the board. The ability to sync with a wireless Bluetooth device is a powerful new way to get things started in the kitchen. No longer will you need to rely on old oven timers or long preheat wait times.
Published at Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 08:29:48 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Daniel Baker. The Commercial Electric Under-Cabinet Light has a slim one-inch profile so you’ll barely see it when it’s mounted underneath your kitchen cabinets, and you control the light with an on/off rocker switch. Reviewers say these lights are a must-have if you want a bright, visible kitchen countertop. Many people like the range of sizes and note that the fixtures are lightweight, dimmable and easy to install.
Published at Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 08:25:37 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Brandon Lambert. These long, narrow lights are installed directly onto the underside of your cabinetry, making them ideal for illuminating countertops and prep areas. LED light bars come in a wide variety of lengths and they’re linkable, so even long countertops can be fully and evenly illuminated. They can be either hardwired into the wall for a seamless look, or plugged in for easy installation.
Published at Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 08:20:20 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Alicia Vaughan. Recessed lights disappear into the ceiling and help preserve a sense of openness and space. Many people also prefer them because they seem to need less cleaning. They might be a good choice for those reasons, particularly if your kitchen is a finished room. Recessed lights, however, require enough open space above the ceiling for the housing to be fitted in. This means that the ceiling joists limit the locations where you can install a recessed light.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:52:34 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Riley Chapman. Track lighting is an ideal solution for those who don’t want multiple large ceiling light fixtures. With the ability to adjust individual spotlights to point in various directions, track lighting helps to create atmosphere in the kitchen, as well as add extra light to areas that need it the most.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:38:28 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Logan Morgan. As the heart of the home, kitchens have different lighting needs than other rooms. There is the practical matter of creating enough task lighting for people to prepare meals, but also the need to craft a welcoming, warm environment for guests to enjoy without too much fuss or formality. We asked the experts at Hudson Valley Lighting for their top tips on how to create a well-lit, inviting kitchen, regardless of type of home.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:34:20 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Lewis Fowler. One of the most popular types of kitchen lighting, pendant lights bring character to a room and are very versatile as they come in a range of styles, from subtle to striking. The best placement for pendant lighting is above kitchen islands to provide ample light when preparing food.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:24:45 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Isaac Curtis. Reviewers love the way these pendant lights look over their kitchen islands, and many note it’s convenient that the height can be adjusted. However, you should note that the fixture cannot be mounted on a sloped ceiling, so if you have a vaulted ceiling in your kitchen, this product isn’t for you.