Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:50:21 AM by Lewis Fowler. Kitchen Island. If you have a smaller space, around 6ft x 3ft is a comfortable size for an island. If you have to go any smaller than 4ft x 2 ft then it’s advisable to avoid an island altogether, as it will probably be more of a drawback than a useful addition to your kitchen.
Published at Tuesday, August 27th 2019, 07:30:41 AM by Alicia Vaughan. Kitchen Center.
Opposites attract attentionMatching colors are great when you want a harmonious appearance, but occasionally it's great to mix it up a bit. To make compelling visuals along with your island and kitchen cabinets, experiment with contrasting textures and colors. A hot walnut countertop will truly stand out when put against white cabinets down below. Top it off with brown leather stools at the exact same warm tone to get a compelling effect that's the opposite of boring and predictable.
Published at Thursday, September 26th 2019, 00:26:26 AM by Brandon Lambert. Kitchen Island. A countertop for the kitchen island should not just blend in with the style of the kitchen and its existing theme, it also must reflect your own cooking skills and culinary taste. Add a butcher block if you are planning to utilize the island for food preparation, while a classy marble countertop is perfect if baking consumes most of your time at the island. Stainless steel countertops are both sturdy and durable, and quartz is an equally popular choice in modern kitchens.
Published at Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 08:29:48 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Daniel Baker. Under cabinet lighting is a great way to brighten up any dark spaces along the kitchen counter without creating shadows. It’s important to have sufficient task lighting in the kitchen, and under cabinet lighting creates a space that’s well-equipped for food preparation.
Published at Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 08:25:37 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Brandon Lambert. 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 Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 08:20:20 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Alicia Vaughan. 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, 08:52:34 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Riley Chapman. Today, many people are using a combination of different fixture types to get the illumination they want where they want it while keeping the system efficient. On the downside, while surface lights are mounted "up out of the way," they are still visible installations on the ceiling. They tend to break up the expanse, visually, more than recessed lights do. And they do require periodic cleaning because the dust on them is visible.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:38:28 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Logan Morgan. Similarly to kitchens as a whole, lighting has taken on a new sense of form in modern kitchens. Whether your style is traditional with an ornate chandelier gracing your kitchen island or if you prefer a minimal set of pendants lamps – embrace lighting in your kitchen. Look to the New Generation of Wolf ovens and Sub Zero refrigerators to offer better lighting inside them for better visibility for you to see your food and to create a gorgeous experience preparing your meals.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:34:20 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Lewis Fowler. Another popular kitchen light style is track lighting, which typically features multiple fixtures that you can angle in different directions. The Hampton Bar 4-Light Brushed Steel Wave Bar Track Lighting Fixture is a highly functional option for your kitchen, allowing you to light hard-to-reach areas with its multi-directional heads.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:24:45 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Isaac Curtis. Our ultimate lighting guide gives you all the info you need to effortlessly light every room in your home. Read our tips and keep them close at hand. You never know when you may need to tweak the existing lighting in your home or to build a new layout from scratch. One of the most common lighting mistakes people make is assuming that one type of lighting — especially dreaded overheads — will suffice when putting a room together.