Published at Thursday, September 26th 2019, 00:37:06 AM by Daniel Baker. Kitchen Island. Remember all those times when you were told to think outside of the box in order to find a solution to your design conundrum? Now is another one of those moments. The image of a square kitchen island is so popular that many of us automatically gravitate towards this textbook idea. Yet there are plenty of other designs and styles available. An L-shaped or T-shaped addition, a lovely circular installation or a cool elliptical island inspired by the surfboard–the possibilities are simply endless. Let your kitchen dictate the shape and size of the island and do not fall prey to the stereotypical conventions.
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:54:37 AM by Logan Morgan. Kitchen Island. Adding an island to your kitchen is a great way to increase both counterspace as well as storage space. Considering that people always seem to need more of these two things, it is a huge win.
Published at Sunday, September 22nd 2019, 08:45:16 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Alicia Vaughan. This tube light fixture two 32-watt T8 straight tube bulbs, which are not included, and it has a white acrylic diffuser with brushed-nickel end caps. The simple silver design will look right at home in a modern kitchen, but unfortunately, it does not work with dimmer switches.
Published at Saturday, September 21st 2019, 16:12:54 PM. Kitchen Lighting By Riley Chapman. General lighting is the illumination we use to light up the whole area, to help us walk around and find our way to specific areas and additional light sources. Most often, these days, general lighting is provided by overhead electrical fixtures. In the kitchen, these can be one of three types — recessed fixtures, surface fixtures, and pendant fixtures. Each has its pros and cons, and many kitchens have more than one of the types.
Published at Saturday, September 21st 2019, 16:10:33 PM. Kitchen Lighting By Lewis Fowler. Properly placed task kitchen lighting will provide just the right illumination for tasks such as reading recipes and prepping vegetables. The best place for task lighting is between the work surface and a person’s head, so lighting placed under cabinets is ideal. And strip lights are a popular choice for this space.
Published at Saturday, September 21st 2019, 16:01:49 PM. Kitchen Lighting By Isaac Curtis. One of the most important parts of the kitchen design process is deciding how to light the room. Due to the multifunctional nature of the kitchen, the lighting used plays a huge part and can make or break the space, so it needs to be just right. Ideally, kitchen lighting should allow you to prepare food with ease, but also have the ability to create an inviting atmosphere for entertaining guests. In other words, the lighting should be just as versatile as the room itself.
Published at Saturday, September 21st 2019, 15:56:55 PM. Kitchen Cabinet By Alicia Vaughan. Pickled white cabinets are not exactly all the rage right now, but you can still stain wooden cabinets with a tint of color to achieve a unique contemporary design. Look at these green tint-stained cabinets in the picture below. They are sleek, clean, and unique. With just a touch of color, the historical grain of the wood seems to be brought to the forefront, allowing the cabinets texture to take center stage.
Published at Friday, September 20th 2019, 18:37:22 PM. Kitchen Lighting By Freddie Woodward. Since no single fixture will provide all the light necessary for kitchen lighting tasks, try adding layers. Use a main overhead light with layers of smaller lights placed in areas for various tasks, such as near a food prep station, over the stove and above the kitchen sink. Adding layers will also help cut down on glare.
Published at Wednesday, September 18th 2019, 09:06:49 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Freddie Woodward. 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.