Kitchen, being the hub of every home, is shared by more family members. The way we work in our kitchen have significantly changed over time. That is why, keeping your kitchen updated is essential in order to maximize its utilization and efficiency.
If you are considering remodeling your kitchen, perhaps it’s the proper time to explore the latest trends in kitchen design. Understanding your needs will help you plan out the best for your kitchen and will also help you set realistic budgets.
Although design experts often have contrasting ideas, here are some of the hottest kitchen design trends most industry experts will agree.
Colorful Cabinets. You no longer need to contain yourself with whites, medium or dark tones for your cabinetry. There is no single color that will define the current trend, so you can play around on the combination of colors. Skillfully-combined colors will create an interesting focal point and can give your kitchen a modern and updated look in an instant. Most experts suggest that kitchen cabinetry painted in shades of gray, taupe or cream is quite interesting.
Sophisticated Sink. A stylish sin can instantly give a sophisticated look to your kitchen. While there are endless possibilities when selecting your sink, deep bowl sinks seem to be favored by more design experts. And although couldn’t agree much on whether to choose double or single bowl sinks, homeowners tend to opt for the single bowl option.
Trendy Appliances. One of the hottest kitchen design trend today is to incorporate useful built-in appliances and commercial-style stoves.There have been increasing interest in stainless steel appliances andcommercial stoves and for appliances that have space-saving features. Refrigerators that come with convertible drawers that can double as a fridge, freezer of wine fridge as well as microwaves that double as warming drawers are some of the best kitchen investments.
For most people, kitchen is the heart of the home where important family celebrations and discussion happen. A kitchen that is stylish and practical, can be expressed in many ways. However, more important than any trend, your kitchen must reflect your personality and style.
Images: Veranda, Smith & Vansant Architects, House Beautiful
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