Kitchen Cabinets / August 11, 2018 / Paloma Myrick.
Strip lighting will make your kitchen more user-friendly. But decorative lighting such as pendants can help create a cozier atmosphere. Most people don’t consider the backsplash until the final stages of a renovation.
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.
When choosing stainless steel products, look for a high percentage of chromium and nickel, as this indicates the steel is strong and durable. Also, decide how much space you can afford to set aside for your sink. It may not be a wise decision to install a double-sink if you’re in need of more worktop space.
To accommodate cooking and large gatherings, the homeowners also requested a high functioning kitchen with custom designed storage. Where you position a microwave will depend on the height of the primary cook as well as whether or not it needs to be child friendly.