Many people think that living room is heart of a house, but actually this importance belongs to the kitchen. It is because kitchen is the place where people keep the fire which is believed to create warmth, happiness and wealth. Therefore, kitchen designing is very important. Are you sure how to create a perfect kitchen for yourself and your family? This article will provide you essential knowledge, tips and notice to create your ideal kitchen.
Let’s start with six tips to design a dream kitchen.
- Have your own kitchen
Resale used to be a king trend in few years ago, however, it is not as interested by house-owners as before. People now are more in favor of getting what they want as soon as when it is first launched. This makes them a bit foolish because they always have to chase trend and tendency and buy things that they does not really need in their house. A reason for them to do this is that this is considered a way to prove their social position and wealth. You do not need to do that. Fashion varies so regularly that if you are not a rich man, it is impossible for you to chase after it. Just buy what you need and really matched with your kitchen.
- Do everything to make comfort in your kitchen
There are always some unexpected areas in the kitchen. They might be too small to place any cooking equipment or unsuitable for anything. A solution is that you can make it become a decorative space by placing a flower vase or a chair to make it become a sitting or waiting area.
- Make a glow kitchen
It is better to utilize natural light rather than use artificial one. It is because of several reasons. First, it helps user reduce electricity bill. Secondly, natural light brings along natural heat, fresh atmosphere and vitamins good for health. Open windows frequently to catch natural light. If you want to modify light income, you can use simple method like hanging some curtains. Notice that you must build windows far from the fire to avoid reducing cooking efficiency.
- Make some unexpected edges
It is necessary to design your kitchen in a uniform. However, it still needs some special points. Obviously, some unexpected edges can do this mission. For example, you can make things stirred up by addition of modern materials in a kitchen which is designed in traditional French or English style. Or make some crazy thing in kitchen as you might use a dinning kitchen designed or painted by your children.
- Turn your kitchen into a workhorse. It is impossible for a quirky design and rule breaking mask a poorly laid out kitchen. You should never ever forget the efficient and ergonomic elements of your design. For example, if you place the fridge at wrong place, your life will become a nightmare no matter how well you have positioned other features in the room. Even when your kitchen has looked as you want, if all its parts do not function as properly as it should be, the opportunity was officially slipped through your hand and the space will never operate as it should be.
- Make a design by yourself
It takes time for you to create a great design by yourself if you are not a professional designer. However, this design will obviously meet your demands. It also represents your own. It shows your character in the ways you choose and place all the things in their positions. You do not need to be shame if anyone criticizes on your arrangement because anyone has their unique standard that is hard to catch up any other one.
Secondly, you need to remember some things that you should never forget. They are common many people met during their kitchen improvement process. The avoidances I will give you below are the most important ones.
- Shortage of a general theme
Even though, a uniform for your kitchen will make the heart of the house become boring and monotonous, it still should be have some things in common that is a glue matching each other together. There is a lot of funny and interesting theme for kitchen design such as nature, cartoon, sights and so on.
- Going Overboard
Some times, buying entire furniture set for kitchen is two expensive and unnecessary. Utilize old furniture or renovate them to be something a bit different but still familiar might make a incredible space which includes both memories and freshment. There are a lot of themes for you to choose, one of most favorite themes recently is minimalist look. It makes your kitchen simple but attractive with special color and unique point in the room.
If you things the more features in the room, the better look it has, you are totally wrong. This just makes your room a mess, not a beautiful kitchen. A room is crowded with things, so where is the free spaces? Creating a balance between storage, aesthetics and functionality is the best way to build a great kitchen in particular and rooms in general.
- Unsightly Appliances
What is the factor to estimate a kitchen to be the best one? This obviously is its range of appliances. Many people believe that a best kitchen must have a variety of kitchen appliances which can serve multiple functions. The most popular appliances in a kitchen are fridge, dishwasher, microwaves, cooker, kitchen sink and so on. These appliances are really necessary for you to cook a good meal for your family; however, it sometimes does not do the same good things to your kitchen. It makes your kitchen look like a careless mixture of all the stuff in the world. What you need to do now is to pick up appliances which have no textures or suit for your kitchen’s theme.
- Function limitation
Do not make yourself be carried away by aesthetics by calling for the expense of functionality. A thing always do its function best when it just focus on one at a time.
Therefore, do not be greedy for multiple function kitchen equipment.