Published at Thursday, September 26th 2019, 00:26:26 AM by Brandon Lambert. Kitchen Island. An island is a brilliant centerpiece that will instantly lift the appeal of your kitchen. But planning for it is all about putting practicality ahead of aesthetics! And if you are still stuck when it comes to making decisions about the design of your island, it is best to call in some expert help. At the end of the day, it’s all about designing that beautiful kitchen of your dreams…
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:50:21 AM by Lewis Fowler. Kitchen Island. For many people a large part of the appeal of islands is being able to add a breakfast bar. When deciding how many seats to add, ensure each person will have at least 24 inches of space. Otherwise people will be elbowing each other by accident when they eat.
Published at Saturday, September 21st 2019, 15:56:55 PM. Kitchen Cabinet By Alicia Vaughan. 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 Friday, September 20th 2019, 18:37:22 PM. Kitchen Lighting By Freddie Woodward. The Cana 7-Light Drum Chandelier comes in a silver or bronze finish, and it has seven lights in total: six candelabra base lights and one down light. Reviewers note there are several settings that let you use different combinations of these lights, making the chandelier more versatile than you might think. The fixture comes with several stem sections, allowing you to hang it between 20" and 56" from the ceiling— perfect for over your kitchen island or table.
Published at Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 09:06:49 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Freddie Woodward. Renowned for being a spectacular, glamorous lighting choice, chandelier lighting adds instant luxury and extravagance to a room. Although chandeliers are most commonly used in living and dining rooms, incorporating this lighting fixture into the kitchen can add personality and allure.
Published at Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 08:34:15 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Daniel Smart. 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 Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 08:29:48 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Daniel Baker. If there’s one place the worlds of form and function seamlessly meet it’s in the kitchen. And upgrading the lighting is an way to add a fresh dose of style and substance to the space. Even if you don’t have a major kitchen remodel in your future, a simple lighting swap — from adding some architectural track lighting to installing a dramatic chandelier — might be all it takes to upgrade the entire kitchen. Lighting is a lot like painting in that way: it can be an inexpensive, but impressive way to transform the room in a single afternoon.
Published at Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 08:25:37 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Brandon Lambert. 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 Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 08:20:20 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Alicia Vaughan. These hardwired under-counter lights are 24" long, but there are several other lengths available, from 9" up to 36". The simple design comes in white or bronze and has a curved frosted lens to provide even light distribution. Don’t worry about buying extra bulbs because this fixture’s LED bulb can last up to 50,000 hours!