A kitchen is one place in the house, which is occupied all the time either by a chief cook or the hungry friends and family. Kitchen shapes decide the efficiency of working areas that have been set up. There are several shapes in which kitchen work area can be made to match the comfort of the individual. Kitchens of the ancient times were very different from that of now. Kitchens now come with closed cabinets that give an overall neat look to the kitchen.
Several shapes of working area can determine the overall look and the efficiency of the kitchen. The L shape comes for those who like to keep two walls free the other two for work. The U-shape has all the three sides occupied with the working shelves and the fourth is kept free to display all the classy things. Then there is the I-shape that uses planks in the middle of the kitchen keeping all the four walls freely accessible. The kitchen decorating ideas here mainly focus on the color and the style of kitchen for all uses. The ideas range from the ancient times to the very modern one.
Cafe Style Kitchen
A kitchen with cafe style with amazing red and silver color.
Open shelves for one wall of the kitchen to keep all the decorative mugs and other colorful utensils.
Modern Kitchen Scene
A very modern kitchen with closed shelves and cabinets to store all the utensils and has a good place to dine in.
Stunning Kitchen Countertop Ideas
When it comes to a key element that can totally make or break the look of a kitchen it has to be the countertop. The material you choose for the Kitchen Countertop is important as you won’t be changing the countertop every few years. What you need is a solid material that does not need too much maintenance and gives you years of use. Some of the common materials used for the countertops of kitchens are wood, marble, mosaic, granite, and stainless steel.
If you’re planning to bring a warm and traditional look to the kitchen wooden surfaces work wonders. The knots in wood have interesting textures and can make your kitchen look artistic and stylish. As a stylish modern countertop material granite is a great choice. It is easy to clean, and the solid color goes well with themes in which you paint the kitchen in a dramatic two-color combination, like black and white, or red and white. You can also play with textures and patterns in the kitchen by choosing mosaic for the countertop material. Mosaic comes in many different shades and patterns, so it can add a touch of color to your countertop. In modern kitchens with gleaming floors and shiny surfaces the latest material of choice is stainless steel. Rust-free, highly reflective, and easy to clean, stainless steel offers good value for money. If you’re tired of rectangular countertop shapes you can go for a designer circular countertop to give a distinctive look to your kitchen.
Kitchen Almost Done
The polished granite countertop glows with warmth under the recessed lights in this kitchen in the evening.
Kitchen Steel Countertop
The stainless steel finish of this kitchen countertop adds the perfect contemporary touch to this impressive kitchen with glossy floors and sleek black cabinets.
Coordinated Kitchen Countertop
Breaking away from the regular rectangular shape this stylish countertop goes for a super sexy curvy design in wood with a steel border.
Sensational Kitchen Backsplash
From a simple space to cook and serve kitchens today have become an ultimate designer space that can rival any room of the house in style and polish. One of the key elements that add to the look of a modern kitchen is the backsplash. With the amazing range of materials for backsplashes available in the market all you need is to choose one that’s suitable for your kitchen. A great backsplash for the basin area can makeover your kitchen into a stylish designer space.
When you choose a backsplash material make sure it can withstand the constant water flow and occasional splashes. You want a backsplash material that takes very little maintenance to look great, and at the same time adds a touch of drama to your kitchen. Look at Kitchen Backsplash Pictures while doing up your kitchen. Most modern kitchens have stainless steel or mosaic patterned backsplashes for a fresh and trendy look. Add recessed lights above the basin area to make it easy to wash up at night. Play with different colors, textures, and patterns in your kitchen. From the storage spaces, to the flooring, to the backsplash, everything can be remodeled for a new look. You can also bring magic to your kitchen with open windows that make the space warm, cheerful, and fun.
Backsplash At Night
A stainless steel backsplash looks great especially if you fit lights above to make night-time washing up easy. Add colorful decorations at regular intervals for extra style.
Steel and chrome touches blend with the pale cream shades of this modern and stylish kitchen. Look at the designer lights hanging over the dining area.
European Style Kitchen
Pale wood, fresh white shades, and plenty of natural light makes this a classy large kitchen.