The kitchen is the heart of the home
kitchen is the heart of every home, don’t you agree? We sure do! It
is the room where we sit down and share a meal and talk about our
day. Some say that the kitchen is the room one should pay extra
attention to details. Either way, whether you are a cook or not, I am
sure you see the value in this spectacular room. With the advent of
technology we made this room more efficient, but that doesn’t mean
that efficiency cannot have style. We provide you access to amazing professionals that you wouldn’t necessarily have access to.
is the best kitchen layout for my home?
What is a one-wall kitchen? It
is also called the Pullman kitchen. Often found in lofts or small
apartments. Cabinets and other accessories are fixed against a single
wall. So imagine all your cabinets, the oven, stove, sink and fridge
up against one wall.
What is a gallery kitchen?
This style of kitchen provides a walkthrough space between two walls,
the walls are attached with various accessories. It is a chic and
lean look without over cluttering, as the furnishings, appliances and
accessories are distributed along two opposite facing walls.
What is a L-Shape kitchen? The
L-shape is used to maximize the utility of a corner space. It has two
walls of cabinets/ appliances.
What is a Horseshoe or U-Shape kitchen?
Similar to the L-shaped kitchen, the horseshoe or u-shaped kitchen
has three walls of cabinets/ appliances.
is a kitchen island?
To have a kitchen island you first of all need the space. They are
incredibly practical and as the name suggests, it is usually placed
in the middle of the kitchen, they can be a mobile unit or a
stationary one. They also can encompass a sink, stove top, oven,
type of kitchen do I want?
the farmhouses, this styling offers great functionality and comfort.
Access is easy and relaxing in the kitchen. They comprise of open
shelves, wide sinks, big flooring and tables to make things easier
and usable to work with.
gives an old, nostalgic look with its styling. Timber, stone and
brick form the primary materials used to design this kitchen giving
it a vintage and old appearance.
Modern style kitchen comes with simple neutral colors and the materials are top of
the line. It is basically a style that looks simple and functions
without any complications. Using the latest technology in appliances,
and materials that are easy to maintain clean.
kitchens are defined by their details, which can include arches,
decorative moldings and corbels, raised-panel cabinets and a mix of
antique finishes. Basically they comprise of all detailed stylings
and is quite opposite to the modern which has simple stylings.
style depends on the person’s interest and imaginative skills. They
are decorated in any manner the client wants, without restrictions.
It is said to display a materialization of the person’s character
or to carry a message.
can i find the perfect kitchen?
is the place to find the perfect kitchen. It offers an incredible
amount of options to choose from and access to the RIGHT
are the steps to design a kitchen?
are 6 basic steps to designing a kitchen. Most projects takes about
two months to three months on average to complete.
first step is to do a research on design styles, pricing depending on
the space you have.
Choosing the architect and the designer
is where the creativity happens. You need the right architect and
designer to make your plans come true. And this is where homify
Electrical and plumbing rough-in
means the work done behind the walls and under the floor. Hence
before painting or furnishing the kitchen, electrical and plumbing
rough-ins are done wherever necessary as per the design plan. The
electricians and plumbers will charge around 20-25% based on their
experience and efficiency. The contractors will coordinate them into
managing their work hours and fee.
Laminations and coatings
next step is to laminate or coat the tables and other furnitures.
All the necessary designs and colors are used to coat. Special
coatings are also made so as to withstand any damage done to the
walls and also stop removal of the paint due to environmental
factors. These are done by floorers. Working under the contractor,
they can charge around 20% of the total budget.
all the painting is done, the required furniture are added to the
room. Tables, chairs, lightings, wall hangings, appliances are all
your kitchen is done, comes the funnest part, accessorizing it! Will
you have a coffee machine? What type of cutlery or crockery will you
buy? Make it special, make the kitchen YOU!
us, let us know how homify
assist you in planning the perfect kitchen or getting you the right
architect or interior designer for it. We also provide a list of
top-of-the-line accessories and essential products,
a couple of clicks away and everything can be easily planned!