24 posts tagged kitchen

5 New Kitchen Trends for 2017

If you're an addicted reader of homeware, and renovation magazines then you'll be aware that each year there's a list of trends that appear when it comes to renovating or creating a kitchen. Each year, you noticed that many spreads in magazines share a common theme, along with similar styles when it comes to choosing backsplashes, tiles, countertops or kitchen appliances. Sometimes you even like a certain trend but fear that it might go out of style the next year, and simply be a fad that'll ... Continue Reading

10 Things You Should Ask Yourself Before Remodeling Your Kitchen

We've all watched those renovating shows, showing us what really goes into the process of renovating. Some shows making it look easier than it actually is, and therefore making us think that all we need is a good budget and we're ready to go. Before jumping into a remodeling project, there are a few steps you've got to take to ensure that a) you'll be satisfied with the end results and b) that you'll ensure you won't run into any obstacles that can really affect the way your kitchen turns ... Continue Reading

Genius Storage Ideas for Small Kitchens

Many of us nowadays are faced with living in a small space, especially when living in the city no matter where in the world. Apartments, Condo's and Homes inside the city are the majority of the time smaller than they would be in the suburbs. With living in a small home, the kitchen often gets forgotten as it is small and barely functional due to not having enough storage. Luckily there are plenty of ways to maximize and even add storage into your small kitchens. You won't have to reconsider ... Continue Reading

Shade Loving Plants For Your Kitchen

Sometimes we want our kitchen to be a bit more lively, a place that isn't so 2D and somewhat dull. We want our kitchen to feel as if it were bright, airy and alive and most times bouquets and handfuls of flowers do the trick! Unfortunately, bouquets and handpicked flowers don't exactly have the longest shelf life and end up dying within a few days, some even the next day. Luckily there are plenty of plants that aren't necessarily the most popular or know that are easy to maintain and actually ... Continue Reading

Top 5 Must Have Kitchen Appliances

When it comes to your kitchen, you can't help but want to add a few small appliances into it. Some of them that you'll use on the daily, others that will come in handy every once in a while. It's important to take into consideration why you need a certain appliance and what you'll make with it. If you simply want something for it's aesthetic but don't necessarily eat the foods that you make with it, then it's best to avoid purchasing that item and invest into something you'll genuinely use and ... Continue Reading

Kitchen Decor DIYs That Look Expensive

Kitchen décor can be pricey, and sometimes it's easier to create what you want yourself. It might not be as expensive looking as what you were basing your DIY off, but nonetheless, it'll look just as stylish in your kitchen. DIY's can also be a fun activity for you and your roommate, partner or kids; so fear not you're not on your own. Even if you live alone you can always invite a friend over, and have them help you out in recreating an affordable version of the kitchen décor item you're ... Continue Reading

How to Clean Stainless Steel In The Kitchen

Stainless steel appliances are usually anyone's go-to material when it comes to purchasing appliances for your kitchen. They're known for their resistance to corrosion and rust, therefore making it the popular choice for consumers. The problem with stainless steel is that many factors can affect its resistance, and therefore damaging it in the process making its resistance weaker against rust and corrosion. Grime and dust are two common house factors that can affect the durability of the steel. ... Continue Reading

How To Use Pantone Colors Of The Year In Your Kitchen [Part II]

After receiving such great feedback on our Pantone Color of The Year article, we've decided to bring it back and make a second article; to give you the audience more options on how to implement a color you like, that Pantone has announced his year. Below you'll be able to find other, and inexpensive options when it comes to adding a pop of color to your kitchen. Many of them not requiring as much manpower as the previous list. Appliances (Mixers, Coffee Machines, Etc.) Painting can be a ... Continue Reading

3 Tips For A Zero Waste Kitchen [Part II]

After having read all of your suggestions, comments, and requests. We've decided on making a part two for tips on making your kitchen a zero waste zone. Combining this list with the previous one will guarantee a minimal amount of wastage, and your impact on the environment will be much of a less one than compared to before. Nonetheless, we are not going to promise you that this transition will be easy, as your current routine is a habit and it takes a bit of work and patience to break an old ... Continue Reading

5 Crazy Kitchen Gadgets Under $20

We all fall for crazy kitchen gadgets when we're walking through the halls of a kitchen supply store, whether it's TJMax or William Sonoma, we somehow manage to pick up something crazy and can't help but wonder how it works and if it actually works. Some of these gadgets are objects that will reinvent the way we prepare meals, making the process as an overall much easier than before. The notion of having gadgets in the kitchen is to make the process of meal prepping easier, and the end result ... Continue Reading