Posts Tagged ‘White Cabinets’
Posted in Home Remodeling, Interior Design, Kitchen & Bath Remodeling, Lighting Design, tagged accent lighting, accent shelves, buffet bar, center island design, coastal colors, Design, Drawer (furniture), Furnishings, glass doors, Interior Design, Kitchen, Kitchen cabinets, Kitchen Design, Pendant Light Fixtures, toe kick drawers, White Cabinets on June 25, 2012 | 4 Comments »
The best options for base cabinets in Kitchen design today are drawers. Drawers provide more useful storage, are easier to use and cost less than door cabinets with roll out shelves. Roll out shelves are designed to retrofit existing Kitchen base cabinets when you are not replacing your cabinets. If you are purchasing all new cabinets for your kitchen definitely think drawer storage. Highlighted in this photo is the hidden baseboard toe kick drawer. A great place to store place mats and grill accessories. Provide them where ever they make sense and you will find they are very useful for dining table linens and much more.
Above the toe kick drawer are (2) 36″ width base drawers. Vertical dividers are used to separate the interior space for storage coffee mugs, tall to go water bottles, coffee, teas and K-cups for the buffet bar area with the smaller prep sink. 30″ width drawers are in the Center Island with a custom insert for knives in the top drawer. The lower drawers are utilized for colanders, small tray storage and dog accessories. Drawers can be outfitted with peg board inserts for dinner plates, bowls or pots and pans storage.
This custom Center Island is finished with a Teal Gray Metallic Industrial spray paint that wears like iron. The paint finish is also used on the light trim molding below the upper cabinets and as an added flat pyramid shaped embellishment on the cabinets which end on the countertop. This keeps the color flowing throughout the otherwise white kitchen and adds a soft timeless finishing touch to the custom cabinets. The baseboard is actually plastic laminate finish that coordinates perfectly with the teal painted finish. No one can tell the difference and the plastic laminate is perfect for maintenance issues.
Ordering new cabinets – think drawers, drawers and more drawers! Multi-purpose, customizable, easy to use, practical and budget wise drawers win out.
Posted in Home Remodeling, Kitchen & Bath Remodeling, Lighting Design, Universal Design, tagged accent shelves, Cabinet making, Cabinets and Countertops (Complete Construction), Kitchen cabinet, Kitchen Planning, lighting design, Pendant Light Fixtures, sophisticated lighting, vacation, wall cabinets, White Cabinets on May 22, 2012 | 4 Comments »
Modern, contemporary kitchen with classic white cabinetry. Double height wall cabinets create the illusion of a taller than standard 8′-0″ ceiling height. Sophisticated lighting design provides for glare free worksurfaces and dimming allows controlled light levels with energy savings. Lighted accent shelves add interest without the dust build up behind the glass doors. Picture perfect for today’s living spaces.