What’s on the menu ?
A kitchen remodel not only adds significant value to your home, but it can also improve your quality of life. Suzanne Frost finds out how
and luxurious feeling and an organic aesthetic. Other natural materials that are big in the kitchen environment include granite and composite stone countertops, and various sandstone accents.
“For a more contemporary rhetoric, the organic materials are amalgamated with modern materials, such as glass, stainless steel and laminate,” says Cosyns. 9. The lighter side of kitchens. Good lighting is essential.
“The key to getting lighting right in the kitchen is to create a layered lighting design that focuses on decorative, ambient, task and accent lighting. Decorative light fixtures help carry a theme or style, and supplement the room’s overall brightness. Task lighting is usually installed under cabinets or in the form of pendant lighting directly over the work surfaces. Ambient lighting is designed to provide an overall glow.” 10. Value and affordability. Consumers are constantly on the lookout for getting more bang for their buck: “Affordability and value for money is a big concern. Most consumers are under the false impression that imported Italian kitchens are only accessible to the very rich, but there are companies that offer exclusive kitchens with a clear-cut design and made with care to satisfy a demanding public who love to cook and entertain — at an affordable price.”