Kitchen Design Trends For 2013

Kitchen Design Trends For 2013

No rules for today’s interior decorating trends I think technology will without doubt be a big part of kitchen design in 2013. When I started my business 25 years ago, clients didn’t want more counter space for their televisions, appliances didn’t have the ability to talk or shut themselves off, and the kitchen played a much different role.” Lowell agrees: “Wi-Fi is now built into these spaces deliberately, turning the open communal space into an internet cafe so family members can stay connected on smartphones and laptops.” Subdued hues When it comes to color, stark white kitchens and bold shades are out for 2013, according to Lowell. “Because these areas are now co-mingling hubs, the high-energy color palettes of the past yellow, chili red, etc. give way to a more neutral, calming colors that were once reserved for places like bedrooms. The spa-influenced colors like shale, flannel gray, putty and deep tan now dominate.” More kitchen trends Dixie Stark of Dixie Stark Interiors talks to us about some other kitchen design trends to keep an eye on in 2013. Chef’s kitchens Deep single basin sinks, tall professional faucets and every possible appliance one can incorporate to create the perfect clean workspace… For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.sheknows.com/home-and-gardening/articles/980845/kitchen-design-trends-for-2013 Interior design: The kitchen 2013 She recommends choosing an easy area of the home to get started, such as a junk drawer or one shelf. When a small project is completed, the motivation may propel more organizing. Dolan recommends moving clockwise around the room to avoid ping ponging. Its helpful to have boxes or store bins...
Modern Vintage Furniture Design Opens In Skaneateles

Modern Vintage Furniture Design Opens In Skaneateles

How to design a modern living room Sometimes interior designers go into a customer’s home with the intention of ditching the old furniture and replacing it with new pieces. Instead, they enter a customer’s home to offer a fresh perspective on how to work with what is already there by rearranging the room or adding a piece or two of refurbished furniture, Decker said. Refurbishing a piece for a customer ranges from $100 to $250, while a custom piece can cost as much as $500, the women said. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.syracuse.com/news/index.ssf/2014/03/modern_vintage_opens_in_skaneateles.html For those interested in giving their house the much desired contemporary look, LaContempo is the one stop shop online for best quality furniture without burning holes in one’s pocket. In its bid to offer customers the best quality furniture at unbelievable prices, the company strictly adheres to its Lowest Price Guaranteed policy. LaContempo’s wide range of contemporary Italian furniture for homes and offices has always lured customers. Speaking about the extensive range of cubed sofa beds, a senior executive working with LaContempo said, We have a huge collection of leather sofa beds and Cubed Deluxe Loveseat Beds by Innovation. Made from high quality artificial leather, our sofa bed range is ideal to add that glamor to your living room space. We are one of the leading online retailers of Innovation Sofa Beds in the United States. All the items in our Innovation collection offer a perfect blend of form and functionality. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwgeeks/article/LaContempo-Offering-Classy-Contemporary-Living-Room-Furniture-At-Slashed-Prices-20140325 LaContempo Offering Classy Contemporary Living Room...

Best Of Bay Area Interior Design

0 Comments Best of Bay Area Interior Design International Interior Design Association of Northern California honors best interior design projects in 10th annual IIDA NC Honor Awards PR Newswire SAN FRANCISCO, March 20, 2014 SAN FRANCISCO, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — And the winners are… Wednesday night the International Interior Design Association of Northern California (IIDA NC) hosted the 10th annual Honor Awards at the Fox Theater in Oakland. The People’s Choice Award, selected from over 4000 votes cast from around the world, was given to Woods Bagot for their project Westfield Headquarters. The Best of Show award was given to Huntsman Architectural Group for their project Tolleson. For a full list of award winners and images of all the projects submitted visit http://honorawards.squarespace.com/ About International Interior Design Association The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) is the preeminent association for the Commercial Interior Design profession in the San Francisco Bay Area. SOURCE International Interior Design Association of Northern California For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit...
How To Tackle A Bedroom Redesign

How To Tackle A Bedroom Redesign

Ten-year-olds can have wild imaginations and expectations; this will root them in the realities of life. The budget can be broken down into simple categories such as furniture, wallpaper, posters and such so that it is simpler to understand. The youngster can work to earn some extras. Write Down the Essentials for the Room A flight of fancy might leave certain basics out of the plan, so a list of essentials should be jotted down. This may include a place to keep books and good lighting above the desk. This will keep the child on track when shopping for material. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit https://suite101.com/a/help-decorate-your-childs-bedroom-a132970 Decorate your son’s bedroom with Impact The main reason I opt for powerful pattern on the headboard is that you get the “wow” factor when you enter the room, without feeling that you’ve woken up in an Alice in Wonderland garden. And since the print is on the headboard, you won’t really notice it when you are lying in bed … a good thing on mornings when you are feeling more frazzled than refreshed. Wake up looking at the sky. Instead of just painting the ceiling white, I always opt for a subtle shade of colour. In this case I matched the blue in the headboard fabric and then used the lightest version of it that I could find. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/home-and-garden/decor/how-to-tackle-a-bedroom-redesign/article572232/ TV Review: Decorating Cents on HGTV Once a plan of action is finalized, a team of guest designers put together a room makeover that will dazzle...
Recycled Kitchen Countertop Ideas

Recycled Kitchen Countertop Ideas

Cover all your bases in kitchen remodel The upcycled kitchen counters that I am about to discuss fit best into farmhouse-style or rustic-looking houses. Most of them involve some carpentry work or tile work, so if you are inexperienced, either hone your skills before attempting this project, or hire a highly skilled handyman to execute the project for you. The upside of these projects is that they are a fantastic way to make use of large, leftover pieces of lumber. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.click2houston.com/lifestyle/2abetterhome/kitchens/Recycled-kitchen-countertop-ideas/18237428 Do-it-yourself ideas to makeover your kitchen countertop Is your kitchen ready to impress? More Photos View all 6 photos Whether youre having the whole family over for a Thanksgiving feast or hosting this years Secret Santa exchange, youll want to make sure youre the hostess with the mostess. To make sure your pantry is fully prepared to wow your guests, Hometalk the largest knowledge hub for home and garden tips on the web has round up ways to beautifully transform your countertops and even better, for much less than youd expect. Check out these countertop makeovers to spruce up the upcoming holiday season for DIY-ers of all levels. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.examiner.com/list/do-it-yourself-ideas-to-makeover-your-kitchen-countertop Cabinet Magic Introduces Custom Countertop Designs Chris Petersons Kitchen Ideas You Can Use offers ideas and inspiration to help you do just that. The book is filled with photos of kitchens in a range of styles, along with both decorative and utilitarian ideas. Youll learn about the many choices in elements such as cabinets, countertop materials, flooring...