The kitchen is definitely one of the busiest and most used rooms in your home. It is a multi-functional space where you can do a lot of activities aside from cooking and eating. When you have the right kitchen design, you can have a place where everyone can just gather around and have a good time. Continue reading
Commonly thought to be found in airports and stadium bathrooms or other public places, touchless faucets are of more significant help in the kitchen also. Apart from maximizing water conservation, the faucets also reduce the transmission of germs that lead to common diseases. However, these small live savers come in various models and brands thus walking into the store and picking the one that you land your eyes on are not quite the strategy.
To ensure that you avoid the stress that may come with buying yourself a touchless faucet, you ought to consider various factors. These factors will ensure that you make optimal decisions and pick a faucet that serves you correctly and satisfies all your kitchen needs while saving you a sufficient amount of money. Among the factors you will need to consider are;
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In the past, an estimated 80 to 90% of kitchens were built white-on-white with a touch of colour to reflect the homeowner’s personality or add character to the kitchen. White is truly a safe colour, and most homeowners prefer white because they can gradually add a personal touch to it without having to go overboard and redecorate the whole room.
Although black has been around for years as a kitchen colour option, it’s only recently that we have seen its resurgence in the spotlight. And there is a good reason why black is definitely the new white for modern-day luxury kitchens. Continue reading
Some design trends go out of style only to make a comeback decades later. Today’s designers are all about drawing inspiration from the past to help you create an interior decorating style that is all your own. Check out these interior design trends from the past that you can implement in your home!
Go Bold in the Kitchen
The 50s featured bold kitchen designs. Brightly-colored cabinets and appliances were standard. This trend has been making a comeback. White kitchens tend to be a little boring, and today’s designers are favoring bold accent colors in the kitchen. So bring a little bit of the 50s into your kitchen by painting your island a bold color or incorporating a colorful backsplash. Continue reading
We decide redecoration of our home when we know that the old sofa, drapes, paint etc needs to change with the new one. You house needs a new, fresh and trendy change that can be done with the help of an interior decorator. Interior designers have a great responsibility of providing what the house owners require but many times they hide some tricks. Following are a number of hidden tricks that the interior decorators don’t want you to know. Continue reading
Having a place to call your own is a dream come true. Your home is probably one of the most expensive things you’ll ever pay for. It is essential to take really good care of your home whether you own it or not. Owning a home comes with an obligation to make sure that your private sanctuary is safe and everything is functioning properly. While you may be enticed to hire a professional when something needs to be repaired, there are many problems that you can take care of on your own. Becoming familiar with some repairs around your home is important and you don’t have to be a dedicated DIY kind-of-homeowner to be able to learn them. Below are some home repairs that can be done with little to no experience. Continue reading
If you are looking at the wide range of choices in front of you when it comes to installing a new kitchen worktop, then you have a lot of homework to do before choosing your final option! Which do you go for? There is a lot to think about, and if you want to get the choice right then it’s important to be mindful about your options, and to give the process the due care and attention it deserves. Continue reading
If you have chosen a laminate worktop for your new kitchen, you certainly have a cost effective and very attractive choice on your hands. This type of work surface also allows you to fit it yourself, so you don’t need to pay a professional like Continue reading
When you are decorating a kitchen or even revamping it completely, you have many decisions to make, and certainly one of them is which work surface to go for.
You want whichever choice you decide on to stand the test of time, you want to make sure that it fits in with your budget, and you want to know that it is going to be the right choice for your lifestyle and the size/design of your existing kitchen.
So, you are planning a brand new kitchen, and you’re starting from scratch. It’s a scary mountain in front of you, waiting to be climbed, but provided you take the time you need, you plan it carefully, and you seek advice from reputable sources, it’s a mountain with a wonderful view from the top
Obviously, you can do a lot of it yourself, but you also need to hire professionals for certain parts of your design work, such as anything relating to gas or electric, as well as plumping. Unless you are certified yourself for your job in these areas, stick to the professionals.
Obviously, another tip is to plan extremely carefully, and that is going to mean writing lists and drawing up plans! First things first, you should always measure everything, from windows, doors, cabinet spaces, walls, floor to ceilings, and also check that the floor is straight, using a spirit level. Once all of that is done, you then need to think about what you want your space to look like, how you want it to function, and you need to think about your current lifestyle and the ergonomics of the space that you’re trying to achieve. Continue reading