By Zoey Patel. Kitchen Inspiration. At Thursday, January 10th 2019, 10:30:35 AM.
New cabinets not in the cards for you? Painting and staining your kitchen’s existing cabinetry is a great option for homeowners on a budget. You could choose a vibrant and bold blue, or a dark, modern black finish to cover up outdated wood and dingy colored cabinets of yesteryear. From distressing doors to paint glazes and stains, you will be surprised how your elbow grease and some additional color will transform your old cabinetry into new.
Once you have modernized the major components of your kitchen, don’t forget the lighting! While kitchen lighting can sometimes be an afterthought, it is essential for safety, ambiance, and versatility of your kitchen. If your kitchen solely contains one overhead ambient lighting fixture, look into recessed lighting for a modern illumination source.
Granite has been the counter surface of choice in many high-end homes since its heyday in the 1990s. But the material is not the most low-maintenance or contemporary looking. For those who went against the grain and chose an alternative material like quartz, you are now a majority!
1. Freezer Temperature Can Vary - Your freezer ought to be cold, but it could be too cold at times. Moreover, you can also tell when the temperature is far too warm. This swing in temperature is dangerous for one main reason --- spoilage. Before panicking, be sure to check on the temperature of the thermostat as it may be set incorrectly, and then monitor the changes.