One of the most difficult considerations to make when designing a new kitchen, or renovating an existing one is that of kitchen decor selection.
But when you narrow down your list of design choices, it’s much easier to choose individual items, such as kitchen accessories.
Here are five tips for sprucing up your kitchen decor: Add more color – Adding color is essential and adds a lot of life into your kitchen design. Many of the items used on a regular basis, such as, your coffee maker, blender, island and kitchen table accessories, fruit bowl, etc can all add color and enliven your kitchen.
Minimize the white – most kitchens are overkill on the traditional whites, blacks and neutral colors. Try to replace some items that are typically black or white and replace it with one that’s a nice color and compliments the rest of your home. Kitchen Appliances – kitchen appliances are probably one of the most unsightly objects that make your kitchen look older or less usable. Be sure you buy the smallest appliances you can find – this way kitchen space is maximized
Sink and faucet – One of the most important appliances is the kitchen are your sing and faucet. We suggest getting a large double sided sink with a disposal and overhead light. The deeper the better really. You want to maximize the sink capacity for cleaning up and possibly cooking for large amounts of people at once, such as at a party.
Maximize space – If you have a smallish kitchen, it’s best to maximize the space you have by using corner shelves. These overlooked shelves are terrific for storing stuff you use on a daily basis, such as various cooking spices, recipes, etc. Other items that can go a long way toward sprucing up your kitchen decor are addons such as curtains, shelves, cupboards, hanging basket. Just be sure to consider your budget, and don’t fall into the trap of overspending as it will take you much longer to recuperate your fix up expenses.