projects are a never-ending chore list, especially as trends change over time.
If you have a smaller kitchen but wish it felt larger, don’t pick up your
sledgehammer just yet. Maximize the
space you have by thinking outside the box. Stretch your kitchen without
knocking down walls; check out your recommendations and tips for making your
small kitchen look and feel more spacious.
Paint Makes All The Difference. White paint reflects light and can make
your kitchen space look open and airy. The use of lighter tones creates the
illusion of endless space. If you live in a smaller apartment or just have a
small kitchen, adding white to your kitchen is an easy option to make your
kitchen appear larger.
The Room. Dark lighting makes the room feel gloomy and small. Installing
light fixtures above or below cabinets will make the room appear brighter and
larger. You may also consider removing any curtains or completely replace them
with sheer curtains to allow natural light in.
The Clutter. Excess kitchen supplies and appliances will only make your
space feel smaller and also take up valuable counter space. If your appliances
are old and bulky, consider replacing them with smaller energy-efficient
models. Go through all your cabinets and remove old food containers and extra
utensils, basically get rid of anything without a needed purpose. You can also
minimize the visual clutter by parting ways with decorative sign pieces and
Shelving ~ Convenient and Stylish. Consider open shelving for an airy and
charming look. The open shelving trend has been around for years and while it
is certainly not for everyone it is a great option if you enjoy fresh and
modern vibes. The idea of open shelving can be intimidating, having all of your
dishes on display. Here’s a tip: if you wouldn’t want it on display, ask
yourself if you really need it all!
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