Published at Friday, August 09th 2019, 17:42:09 PM by Aubrianne Fournier. Kitchen Islands. Curved, decorative accents also work well with French kitchen islands. Consider adding wood accents, like grape vines, to cabinets or French-inspired materials to counter-style seating.
Published at Thursday, August 08th 2019, 06:49:52 AM by Alys Moller. Kitchen Islands. If your kitchen design features exposed brick walls, wood-lined vaulted ceilings and simple white cabinetry, then you may want to consider a kitchen island that has a simple granite or marble countertop, but is lined with reclaimed wood shelving and a kick space under the island where bar stools will be placed. The overall effect of these materials is warm and inviting.
Published at Friday, August 09th 2019, 17:48:19 PM. Kitchen By Pedra Navarro. It‵s also important to purchase high-quality paint when painting your kitchen walls. By choosing a well-known paint, you´ll ensure the one you´ve chosen won`t peel or chip after a little wear and tear. If you`re not sure which paint brands are best, ask for help when you visit your hardware store, and a sales associate can give you detailed information.
Published at Friday, August 09th 2019, 17:42:09 PM. Kitchen Islands By Aubrianne Fournier. Stationary islands can also provide seating for casual dining, but keep in mind that the average design typically accommodates two people. This, however, can be the perfect option for someone who is simply seeking a weekend breakfast spot or a place for kids to complete homework after dinner. Be sure to choose seats that are appropriate for the height of the island and are made with a spill-resistant material.
Published at Friday, August 09th 2019, 16:33:46 PM. Kitchen By Renata Vecoli. One idea for a classic Tuscan kitchen is to pair deep-brown paneled cabinetry with a beige- or gold-veined marble countertop. Rustic subway tiles can be used to create a distressed, Tuscan-influenced backsplash, while iron chandeliers provide a glamorous finishing touch. While you might not want a completely red kitchen, consider using a deep red decorative rug in this space to give the room a splash of color.
Published at Friday, August 09th 2019, 16:28:14 PM. Kitchen Islands By Alys Moller. Extra storage space is another feature that is often included with pre-designed stationary islands. A set of drawers, small side shelves and two to four cabinets are typical for these types of islands. Some stationary islands also include unique features, like a drop leaf breakfast bar or knife block that attaches to the end of the island.
Published at Friday, August 09th 2019, 16:28:02 PM. Kitchen By Aubrianne Fournier. You can also use chalkboard paint to create a unique backsplash in your kitchen. The classic black chalkboard color works well with white or light-colored cabinets, while a lighter shade is recommended for dark cabinets. A chalkboard backsplash will provide a canvas where you can write down grocery lists, recipes or special notes for your family. Easy to wipe clean, chalkboard paint works well in a space where there tends to be grease and spattered food.
Published at Friday, August 09th 2019, 16:24:28 PM. Kitchen By Pedra Navarro. When it comes to paint, there are two types to choose from: oil paint and latex paint. Oil paint is very resistant to water, which is why it works well in kitchens. It also tends to be very shiny, so it's mainly used on cabinets, woodwork and doors. Latex paint is the more popular option for kitchen walls and it comes in a few different finishes.
Published at Friday, August 09th 2019, 15:10:07 PM. Kitchen By Didrika Gunther. Selecting the right paint finish is essential when painting a high-traffic space. Paints come in a number of finishes, from flat to high-gloss. The general rule of thumb is the more matte the finish, the harder it is to clean. If a finish is glossy, it tends to be more "scrubbable."