Designing the kitchen may seem like a challenging mission for most of us, it’s where we cook, eat breakfast and prepare the big family dinners. In this regard, there are some tips that you need to put into consideration, so you can enjoy these special times and to feel more comfortable in your kitchen.
We will begin with choosing the colors of your kitchen walls; the colors should be soothing and relaxing to make a quite atmosphere in your kitchen. For example, you can try colors like, white and beige or you can make the nature you inspiration and go for colors like, light green and light blue.
You can try some creative ideas like wall murals, when you design your kitchen walls. Applying wall murals will be such a nice idea to go for, they will add a colorful ambience to the place and show up your special personal taste. You will different printings to choose from when it comes to wall murals, for example, you can choose prints that relates to the kitchen like kitchen tools, vegetables or fruits or you can look for prints that presents nature like trees, trees or ocean view.
Wall murals don’t only come in different prints, but they also come in different sizes. You will find large murals that can fill an entire wall and you will also find small ones that can be applied to small part of the wall. The choice will be up to what you prefer and to your kitchen size, for sure adding large mural in small kitchen doesn’t sound like the right thing to do, right?
I know that design the kitchen is different from designing any other room in your home, but that doesn’t mean you can add some decorative touches like you do in the living or bed rooms. Look for special antiques that match with your kitchen design and watch the difference they will add. They don’t have to be large or expensive, hanging a small mirror with a nice frame sound more than enough. To get the best use of the mirror, try to hang it a cross a lighting resource like a window or wall scones and enjoy the glowing effect it will make in your kitchen.
Arrange your kitchen stuff in handy and practical places that makes it easier for you to reach them. For example, put the dishes and glasses next to the dishwasher, put the cooking ware and tools next to the stove and keep the trays next to the oven. Arranging your kitchen in such a way will help you to reach the needed stuff almost in no time without the need to wander in your kitchen to find the proper places for your stuff.
Do the same thing with your kitchen furniture pieces and choose the proper places to put your dining table, chairs and the kitchen island in without causing any traffic problem in your kitchen. Arranging the furniture piece in practical pattern will help you to move freely in your kitchen and guarantee your and your kids safety.
We all have different life styles, right? Some of us love having lots of parties at home and some other love having big family dinners every once in a while. The design, the cookware and the appliances that you choose for your kitchen should meet your needs and your life style. For example, if you love having big family dinners, you need to choose a kitchen design that accommodates good number of people to be in the kitchen without causing any traffic problems, look for large oven trays and large pots and for sure you need to look for a large oven.
Designing a small kitchen may sound like challenge for a lot of people, so if you want to apply a successful small kitchen design, you need to look for some smart and simple ideas. For example, you can hang wall shelves to get the best use of the vertical space you have, you can also look for tall kitchen cabinets instead of short ones to provide your kitchen with extra storage places and when it comes to the kitchen appliances, choose the small ones that do the job and avoid buying large appliances that occupy large spaces.
Food stains and liquid slipping are the kitchen best friends, so you need to look a flooring type that is easy to clean and maintain to make the cleaning process much easier. In most times the kitchen floor becomes wet and hence, you need to look for an anti slipping flooring type to guarantee your and your family’s safety. Generally, the hardwood flooring is the best to go for, they are easy to clean, maintain and they are the safest option when it comes to slipping accidents.
Adding an eating corner in your kitchen sound like a good idea, it will make your kitchen design look warmer and it will add some change to your daily life, eating every meal in the dining room may sound little boring, so why don’t we break the daily routine by eating breakfast in the kitchen? You can choose from many options, you can have a dining table with chairs or benches or you can use your kitchen island as a dining table by tucking couple of stools under it and pull them out when it’s food time. For the small kitchens, you can look for a folding set; it’s so functional, easy to use and store.
The above tips may sound simple and easy to apply, but believe me you will be surprised of the huge changes they will make and add to your kitchen design. Choose the tips or the ideas that fits your need and enjoy the results.