By Zoey Patel. Kitchen Inspiration. At Tuesday, December 25th 2018, 07:31:50 AM.
Outdated kitchens were made with materials that were popular decades ago, including metals used for kitchen hardware. With manufacturer’s releasing innovative materials and design trends following suit, it may be time to rethink your drawer pulls and lighting fixtures. Metals going modern in kitchen design include matte aluminum, stainless steel, brushed gold, and copper – try these materials out in your cabinetry hardware, pendant lighting, and range hood options.
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.
Mid-century modern has never been more popular. And that’s because homeowners and renters want a modern style that’s also warm and full of personality. Add mid-century modern elements to your small kitchen design ideas to enlarge and brighten your small space and put fun back into cooking!
Many people go for lighter shaded tiles such as cremes of whites on the walls as-well as opt for darker shades on the floor. This look gives a real traditional feel for a country cottage kitchen, ceramic tiles are a great addition to any kitchen also come in a wide variety of colors and styles. Patterned designs can also be used in traditional kitchens with a decorative backsplash design will add a real focal point in a traditional kitchen.