By Zoey Patel. Kitchen Inspiration. At Monday, December 24th 2018, 10:00:09 AM.
A bowl of fresh fruit on the countertop makes it easy to get in our recommended daily servings. Or we’ll throw some English muffins in a Cuisinart toaster for a quick, versatile breakfast base. Whatever options work well for you, keep them handy so your kitchen can serve you even when you’re in a rush.
Food isn’t the only reason to use your kitchen. Beverages can be equally important, especially if you’re looking for a quality way to start your day. Setting up a well-appointed coffee or tea station makes the ritual of enjoying a warm beverage easier and more pleasant. Stock your station with plenty of mugs you love and whatever equipment you need to whip up your beverage of choice.
According to the 2017 Houzz Kitchen Study, the contemporary style is the No. 1 look homeowners want for their kitchen (22% and rising). Granite is not the best choice in a contemporary kitchen, because of its golden tones or distinctive and somewhat busy pattern. As homeowners start choosing more modern and minimalist patterns and sleeker, cooler colors like greys and whites for their kitchens, quartz offers more options.
Whether an absence of color is all the rave now or not, if it makes a homeowner want to avoid cooking in their own home because of the cold, calculating feel that it gives off, it's best to neglect about the general trends with add some color. Hang up some interesting wall art, consist of a few different accent pieces along with pick up a fun rug to put down on the floor; whatever it takes to help a home display the personality of the homeowners.