By Zurie Monnier. Kitchen. Thursday, October 26th 2017, 05:35:02 AM.
Color can greatly help in making your kitchen look bigger. The color of everything in your kitchen should be considered which includes the appliances, counters, stools, dishtowels and others for it can greatly affect the atmosphere of your kitchen. Use cool colors for it can give a diminishing effect. Use light or pastel colors that can reflect light and draw the eyes upward. You can still use exciting color combinations and patterns in your walls. Bold colors can still be great in a small kitchen.
For your benchtops, opt for natural textures. You may want to use marble, granite, polished timber, or poured concrete. Choose the one that suits the theme and color of your kitchen. But you can create your own benchtop by applying thick edges to a thin slab. Let it blend with the kitchen and get the kind of look you want. Make sure also that the edges are smooth.
Splashbacks are mostly used in the kitchen these days instead of tiled countertops. Aside from giving a streamlined look, it can also make your kitchen look classier. The good news is you can now choose different colors, patterns and designs for your splashbacks. You can even opt to use wooden, stone or steel. Whichever is appealing to you and suitable to your kitchen, the important thing is you could get a smart splashback.