Monday, August 12, 2013

Kitchen design trends

The ideas and suggestions in this blog will help you. You may have been thinking on how to design your small kitchen space. Pictures, ideas for kitchen design, pot holders, mugs, cooking utensils, recipe clips remodeling, decorating, budgeting and choosing kitchen appliances. With fresh tips, cleaning advice, and decor ideas, it's easy to make a perfect new kitchen.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Kitchen Interior Designer

Looking for kitchen interior designer?

Kitchen design blog that gives tips on kitchen design ideas and remodeling "how to". We can help you achieve the stylish kitchen which you and your family deserve. Designing your ideal kitchen can sound like a daunting task, but it is really quite easy to start formulating a plan. Focus first on function: kitchen design obviusly comes in very different shapes and sizes.

Friday, December 23, 2011

Kitchen design plans

Articles about kitchen design - how to properly plan, design and equip your new kitchen

Fitting a kitchen requires a great deal of skill and planning. This is a very difficult process, and professional kitchen remodeling contractor is crucial to the success of your design. Creating modern kitchen design needs more things to consider: choosing and positioning kitchen wall and floor units, kitchen appliances, cookers, fridges, hobs, kitchen appliance insurance, breadmakers, dishwashers, kitchen chairs...

Basic kitchen design plans:

 The Single Line Layout,
 The U-shaped Layout,
 The Galley Kitchen,
 The L-shaped Layout,
 The Island Layout.

Example for U-shape Kitchen Plan

Plan your kitchen with the help of the 3D kitchen planner KITCHENDRAW

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Kitchen Lighting Design

Small Kitchen Lighting Design

Lighting is very important in your kitchen design plan. Kitchen is the room where we spend the most time. Proper lighting can help make it  better. Choose the right lighting for your kitchen.

Here are some tips:

-One of the biggest elements in how any artificial light appears is the nature of surface it shines on.
-Problems with using central kitchen ceiling lighting is that you find yourself perpetually standing in your own shadow.
-A fluorescent ceiling fixture with some under cabinet lighting to both provide ambient and task lighting.
-Use of multiple switches to control the different light sources.

-Halogen lamps run very hot - use LED Kitchen Lighting
-Use a dimmer to soften and to turn up the light depending on what activities you have.

Monday, April 25, 2011

Small kitchen space

 Small kitchen space - Smaller appliances - Lighter color variant - Glass shelving

Focus first on function: a kitchen is a room or part of a room used for cooking and food preparation (According to Wikipedia). A small kitchen should be efficient and practical. Consider using smaller appliances, manufacturers have come up with space-saving appliances.


The dark colored backsplash could be lightened to create a larger feeling space. Kitchen fronts, printed with different patterns or color, the glass may be a focus in the modern kitchen design .The high ceiling and small kitchen chairs also helps to alleviate the small kitchen effect. Glass shelving is also visually lighter, opens up the space dramatically.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

This article is about making a kitchen more functional

How to choose best fronts for kitchen?
How to choose best floor for  kitchen?
How to choose best worktops for kitchen?

Before remodeling a kitchen, there are several key factors to keep in mind that help insure the makeover is a success.
Determine the style.
Decide the material. Glass, wood, aluminium...You can choose from a wide assortment of kitchen doors.

Open your space with revolving door and wood,clad or aluminum folding walls.

Make sure to have good lighting, the right fronts on your wall cabinets with glass fronts can make your small kitchen look larger and brighter. A properly designed small kitchen has maximum efficiency.


Sunday, February 21, 2010

How to arrange a small kitchen ?

Good lighting helps by allowing you to make the best use of the space you have.
 Minimize colour contrasts-makes small kitchen feel airier and spacious 
Replacing solid door fronts on your wall cabinets with glass fronts can make your small kitchen look larger and brighter.

Kitchen Worktops

Hardwood worktops
For those who are looking for creative and low budget means to transform the look of their kitchen, wood worktops are a popular choice.
Composite worktops
Composite worktops are heat, scratch, chemical and water resistant and come in a variety of styles and colours.

Glass worktops
 A glass worktop is water and heat resistant and easy to maintain, though it can get scratched...

Concrete kitchen worktops
Concrete kitchen worktops come in a variety of colours and styles and can be made to look polished and smooth like natural stone or rough and textured.

Kitchendraw 3D Software programs help us with designing a 3D Virtual kitchen showing countertops, cabinetry, appliances, sinks... The complete project & design is unique.