If you set your mind to remodeling your kitchen, you need to know that size plays a major role when it comes to choosing options. Being more careful while planning to remodel your small kitchen is not an option. The real challenge is to fit cabinets and kitchen equipments in a fair fixed space to make the room workable. Do you know that your personal style is very important and does matter to achieve your goal in order to create a larger kitchen?
Here are some key points to keep in mind while working on a plan for your small kitchen:
Common layouts. Kitchens are known for being square shaped. But if your kitchen is longer or wider than the normal, you have to go for layout options like one-wall, galley/corridor, U-shaped, and L-shaped. You may think about obtaining a kitchen island. However, in a small kitchen space, you can’t have one as it will make your kitchen’s look smaller than before.
Cabinets. You’d better go for light toned wood finishes or paints because it will allow you to make the room more spacious by creating a large space illusion. Adding Lazy Susan style will help you maximize storage space with space saving slider shelving.
Appliances. You can find them in many different sizes, shapes and colors. Just keep them light in colors because once more, light colors are very helpful to make your room appear larger. While choosing your kitchen appliances, keep in mind the area size and the number of people.
Walls and floors. Try choosing different colors as it is attractive to have different color tones in your kitchen. Going for neutral tones along with lighter appliances will literally make your kitchen brighter and appear larger. When it comes to choosing tiles, as possible try to go for large sized tiles because they can enlarge your room.
Furniture. Nothing better than customized furniture. You can purchase a table is built beside the wall that can be folded easily after using to save space.
Lighting effects. Wonders can be made in small rooms like your kitchen. Believe it or not, to make your area larger and give a stunning visual view, you can use halogen lights or even accent lights. Don’t underestimate this eye trick and the way you visualize things in your kitchen will definitely change into better one because you will have your kitchen harmonized and become cozier many times than before.