If you are going to remodel your kitchen do not miss following tips we have for you.
If you are thinking about remodeling your kitchen in addition to having the comfort factor in mind, you have to think about the functionality of the space, whether or not you have a large kitchen area, you have to design it taking into account your family’s basic and daily activities.
Project – Whether you hire a kitchen remodeling contractor at Fine Home Contracting or do the remodeling yourself, it is important to know your kitchen well, so when designing a plan with all measures of space, remember to note all points of electricity, gas and plumbing, thus avoiding surprises, such as breaking a wall through pipes.
Working triangle – The first rule to keep in mind is to keep the stove, the sink and the fridge as close as possible, with the formation of a triangle, for those who frequently work in the kitchen, these are the elements you use the most, and by keeping them close to each other ends up making the kitchen more functional. Except this rule obviously when it comes to a linear kitchen and space is reduced.
Work area – Remember that a good sized countertop is essential for those who cook regularly, especially if it is adjacent to the stove and / or sink.
Lighting – We suggest that the work areas are well lit, that is, above the stove, benches and sinks, and may well be direct lighting and white light.
Cabinets – They are one of the elements, for those who are investing from scratch, where we spend more budget. so we advise you to choose a durable material and have a good guarantee from the supplier. When choosing cabinet types, take inventory of what you have or will need to store, storage is never too much, but we should be practical and think what kind of drawers will do us most. If you have little space, this is one of the main planning to do because here, literally, all cm count.
Finishes and coatings – Opt for easy maintenance finishes, especially in wet areas. There are several types of coatings other than the old monochrome tiles, eventually introducing more sophistication and comfort into the kitchen.
Colors – Currently all colors are allowed in the kitchen, risk in a balanced way. If you have a reduced space, it is best to keep up with the lighter colors that give the space more breadth without using many patterns. If you still want to use stronger or darker colors, we suggest applying them only to a wall free.
Decorating – It has been some time since the kitchen has gone from being just a space for services and confectionery meals, nowadays it has become the place where almost always all the guests gather every time there are parties or dinners at home. Invest in comfortable chairs or benches, personalized decorative elements and also in a good hanging lamp if you dine in the kitchen.