Published at Friday, November 01st 2019, 10:31:28 AM by Isaac Curtis. Kitchen Appliances. The main theme for 2019 kitchen appliances is the continued push for incorporation of technology. From LCD screens inside the fridge that can control temperature via Wi-Fi, to Bluetooth-enabled devices that give you all power at a distance from your smart phone, there are now more ways than ever to stay involved with your kitchen. It’s easy to start a meal from afar without having to worry about staying close to the stovetop at all times.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:38:28 AM by Logan Morgan. Kitchen Lighting. Interior designers will be the first to tell you that sentiment couldn’t be further from the truth. In reality, lighting works best when it’s used in layers. There are three main types of indoor lighting to consider and, ideally, each room will include all of them. They are: Ambient: Also known as general lighting, ambient light fills the majority of the room and allows you to move around safely. It usually comes from recessed lighting, track lighting or wall-mounted fixtures.
Published at Tuesday, September 17th 2019, 08:52:34 AM by Riley Chapman. Kitchen Lighting. Reviewers have great things to say about the Lithonia Lighting Futra Ceiling Light, including that it’s easy to install and puts off a great amount of light. It’s also worth noting that this tube light turns on instantly, unlike other similar fixtures, which take a few seconds to kick on. Overall, these tube lights are ideal for a contemporary kitchen.
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:43:14 AM. Kitchen Appliances By Freddie Woodward. Some homes have kitchens in which you could park an airliner. Others not so much, with some apartments’ “kitchens” being little more than a sink and some cabinets lined against one wall. Neither is inherently better; it all depends on what is desired. If someone has a large family or frequently hosts dinner parties, bigger is better. But if not, it’s just more for you to clean.
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:39:24 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Emily Hart. 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.
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:36:03 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Daniel Smart. Recessed lights are installed into an opening in the ceiling so they don’t stick out at all. For barely-there recessed kitchen lights, you should consider the Lithonia Lighting 4 inch Matte White Recessed Baffle Integrated LED Lighting Kit, which comes with everything you need to light up your home.
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:31:07 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Daniel Baker. Done not forget about the importance of layers of light when creating a room design, particularly in kitchens. The concept is key when you can combine ambient, task, and accent lighting to devise a dynamic space. In this kitchen, Lambert Pendants work with sconces and recessed lighting to complete the picture and create a cohesive whole.
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:27:46 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Brandon Lambert. If your kitchen has open shelves, add LED strip lights or puck lights to the back or underneath the shelves. This will create light to highlight objects on the shelves. When choosing your fixtures, think about the color of your kitchen. Since white reflects light, if you have a lot of white in your kitchen you may be able to lower the wattage of bulbs. But those with darker kitchen lighting may need more wattage.
Published at Monday, September 23rd 2019, 10:24:04 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Alicia Vaughan. For bigger kitchens, you may want to consider a light that uses tube bulbs. These lights are longer than standard fixtures, allowing them to light up a bigger area and keep your kitchen bright. In this category, the Lithonia Lighting Futra 2-Light Brushed Nickel Fluorescent Ceiling Light is a good buy, as its 52-inch design will reduce the need for multiple lights in your kitchen.
Published at Sunday, September 22nd 2019, 09:36:43 AM. Kitchen Lighting By Riley Chapman. For spacing, there should be 30 to 32 inches of space between an islands counter and the fixture’s lowest-hanging point, as in this kitchen featuring Hollis 4-Light Pendants. Multiply the square footage of the countertop area by 2.5 to determine how many watts of incandescent light you will need. Shown is a grouping of Wadsworth Semi Flushmounts.