Archive for February, 2011
If you have watched a kitchen renovation show or have flipped through the pages of interior design magazines over the past few years, you’ve seen endless reiterations of the same kitchen look: clean lines of cabinetry, sleek appliances, ubiquitous six-burner professional range and dark granite countertops. The current trend of residential kitchen designs with those smooth and shiny surfaces, heavy grates, stainless steel exterior of appliances and chunky knobs evoke the no-nonsense, fast-paced bustle of a restaurant kitchen.
When designing a kitchen, kitchen appliances are the major part of the design. Many experts suggest that home owners select their major kitchen appliances upfront before planning the kitchen’s interior design as these appliances play a vital role in the redesigning budget and ideas. Indeed, pro-style kitchen appliances such as professional ranges are more expensive than the cooking ranges made for residential kitchen use, but their not-so-affordable price is one of the things that make them a cooking enthusiast’s dream appliance. An expensive, state-of-the-art element in the kitchen will make a homeowner proud and more than happy to show off his kitchen to friends and guests.
If what you have in mind is a contemporary kitchen design, there is a wide range of high-tech kitchen appliances available in the market to choose from. Determine the features that will work best for your family and for your cooking needs and find a reliable appliance that would also fit your budget.