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How to Choose the Best Kitchen

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photography by, Peter Krupeya

When it comes to remodeling your kitchen, one of the most challenging aspects of the renovation job is deciding on what material and color choices to use. The entire process can be quite complex, since there are so many options to choose from. There are infinite combinations that can be used in order to create the perfect kitchen.

This is why so many people get confused when it comes to deciding between the materials and colors. Every single kitchen remodeling project is different, this is why you should consider every single aspect of the kitchen before you decide on what you would like to do.

Begin with Countertops

When you are remodeling your kitchen, the first thing you should look to get off the checklist is the kitchen countertop. It can become the basis for all the other materials that are required in your kitchen and therefore starting with the countertop is a great option. You should pick a countertop that is easy to clean, and is durable, which is why granite is a great option. You can also pick from marble, concrete, wood, or stainless steel in order to ensure your kitchen looks amazing!

Upgrading Your Cabinets Is A Must

Whenever you are remodeling your kitchen, upgrading the cabinets is an absolute necessity. There are lots of different trends in cabinetry and you can pick and choose them according to your taste or the type of design you are going after. When picking out the cabinets, don’t go for cabinets that are dull and heavy, you should keep them natural and simple.

When it comes to cabinets, maple and cherry are the most common choices when it comes to material. Within these woods you can choose from many stain and color choices. A natural finish will make a small room look bigger and a darker finish will give more of a modern look. You need to pick out cabinets that are not only easy on the eyes but flow with the rest of the materials in your kitchen as well.

Bring Your Space All Together

Your kitchen space should be one cohesive unit. The color combinations, materials, accents and furniture is the key to this, and you have to ensure the overall look of the cabinets, countertops, walls, and the flooring in the kitchen go well together. Pick a background color that contrasts well with your cabinets and countertops, while the floors can match the flooring in the rest of the house or if you want to do something different switch to a different material. For example if your whole house is solid wood floors, make the kitchen floor tile. This way it will add some unique quality to the room and your home. The kitchen requires a lot of finesse and you need to ensure you bring all the different materials and colors together in order to create the perfect kitchen.

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