Kitchen Design / August 10, 2018 / Paloma Myrick.
The kitchen before the renovation was a cramped, off-putting space. The client wanted to retain the architectural integrity and cohesiveness.
For instance, the team at Blue Tea Kitchens likes to use hardware from German-engineered brands Blum and Hafele, because they find them both practical and durable. Be mindful of your current electrical and plumbing configurations when renovating.
Homeowner Aumas designed the kitchen island, which is covered in marble tiles from Carrelages du Marais. The geometric floor tiles are from the same place and strung the matrix of lights up above it. An elegant palette of materials defines the open kitchen.
If kids need to be able to access the microwave, it might be better to create a below-counter setup for the device. If the island will be used for cooking and eating, make sure that there is enough space. To keep the cooktop area separated from the area where diners will eat.