- Choose a general style
- Classic style
- High tech
- Choosing a color scheme
- Bright hues
- Yellow / Orange tone
- Green tone
- Blue tone
- Dark tones
- Bright colors
- Choosing materials
- MDF / particleboard
- A rock
- Choosing a table
- By function
- Dinner table
- Cutting table
- By placing in the kitchen
- The table at the wall
- Island Buffet
- By function
- storage system
- Furniture for a small kitchen
- Kitchen furniture to order
- Fashion trends 2016
Choose a general style
Out of time and out of fashion - furniture in classicstyle. This furniture will be relevant even after decades, as its key characteristics - style and sophistication. Kitchen furniture is exposed to a variety of influences, so it is better to give preference to the hardest species of wood:
For kitchen design in classic style furnitureshould not be painted, the tree should maintain its most natural shade. As the individual elements will fit perfectly into the interior of the pieces of furniture from wrought iron or stone. However, the main ensemble must be made of wood.
A more democratic at the price of one for kitchen design in the classical style furniture can be made of chipboard or MDF.
The style of minimalism - a good solution for anycuisine. On one hand, if it is used in a small kitchen, such placement would not be overloaded and the details will remain feeling of space. On the other - a large and spacious kitchen all the extra items will be hidden from prying eyes.
Convenient kitchen furniture in a minimalist style and withpractical point of view. As for such furniture is not characterized by decorative details (curls, carving, relief), then the surface will be relatively easy to remove dust, dirt, soot and grease, which somehow will settle on it during cooking.
Kitchen set in a minimalist style can be made of the following materials:
In some cases, for example for the manufacture of countertops in a minimalist style, stone (marble) may be used.
More and more popular today are the interiors, decorated in ethnic style. It can be both local and national features of the design space, as well as exotic overseas:
- Native American
- Australian, etc.
When choosing furniture it affects, above all, onthe dominant material used for its production, as well as colors. For example, for the kitchen, decorated in African style, well suited wooden furniture, painted in bright colors. The furniture in the Indian style can be made with elements of gilding, and Indian - with mandatory use of animal motifs. For Japan, a characteristic rigor and clarity of lines forms, so the furniture should be appropriate.
Generic totem - one and the pillars of Indian culture. This can be successfully beat in the design of individual pieces of furniture in the kitchen.
Country style suburbs south of France - Provence- One of the varieties of country style. This style is characterized by simplicity and ease, the purpose of which - the boundless relaxation and leisure, comparable to the measured and the wonderful life on the coast among the lavender fields.
Kitchen furniture in Provencal style should bemade of natural materials. Not permitted artificial colors and shapes - it should be as natural, natural. Perhaps a small effect of "aged" furniture, but it does not clearly evident.
"Scuffed" are not the hallmarkProvence style. Fanciful shapes and curlicues carved in the "old" tree - typical for Shabby-chic style. Olive the furniture should be easy, maybe even a little rough.
Unlike a typical country in the Provencal style preference is light, soft, pastel shades, faded like the rays of the scorching sun of the French.
Theme motive lavender fields or the sea coast can be selected. However, for the decoration of the kitchen, of course, it would be more appropriate floral motifs.
Read our detailed article on how to arrange the kitchen in the style of Provence.
If you want an ultra-modern kitchen, the styleHigh-tech for you. This style is to strive to get away from all the traditional and only use the newest, most modern materials. In addition, this style to be a brilliant ensemble for placement of household appliances, which will organically fit in the modern form.
As part of this style will look appropriate furniture:
Colours can also be the most unusual,saturated, bright, neon colors. Although, if you like something a little more modest, many manufacturers of the furniture industry, such as Ikea, offer a wide range of kitchen furniture in the style of hi-tech basic colors: white, black, steel gray, etc. Saturated colors can make individual furniture modules or panels.
Note that trendiness style furniturehigh-tech, with the rapid development of science and technology, for a short time may lose its relevance. And the progress is developing rapidly, the faster all the trendy and the supernova will seem a relic of the past.
Choosing a color scheme
Light colors for the kitchen design will be welllook in a small room (up to 6 meters). Due to light tones room will seem more spacious, light and bright. It does not have to be white furniture, it may well be a light cream, beige, sand shades and shades of ivory.
Bright furniture, in contrast to the pure white, a lotpractical to use: it is less noticeable dirt and grease, which appear in the process of cooking. With the same purpose better not to use monochromatic furniture, and small ( "speckled") pattern.
Yellow / Orange tone
Yellow or orange shades - the perfect solutionfor the room in which not enough light and sun. They will also be relevant for the kitchen on the north side on the lower floors, where it is very cold. With these colors it seems that the room a little warmer than it actually is.
And still, yellow - the color of inspiration and energy. Going to a kitchen, you will always want to create something new. In addition, unlike the bedroom furniture, kitchen furniture designed for activities (cooking, washing dishes, etc.), and not for relaxation, so bright and saturated colors will be here as anywhere appropriate.
Green - the color of nature, harmony, lifebalance. This color can be both calming (eg, emerald green or marsh), and vice versa - imparting forces (such as herbal, pistachio or color of spring greens).
Green can be used for wall cabinets, upholstery of kitchen corners, aprons for kitchen countertops in the ensemble with the kitchen table, etc.
Deep Green is better to use for the kitchen in the style of hi-tech, minimalist or ethnics, while a pale shades fit perfectly into the kitchen in a classic style, the style of Provence, or country.
A wide palette of shades of blue - fromsky-blue to the night sky that allows the use of color in the kitchen design a variety of styles. For furniture made of wood fit lighter, pastel shades of blue. More saturated blue colors will look good in a stylish furniture made of plastic or metal.
Dark shades of kitchen furniture - perhaps the mostpractical from the point of view of cleaning. In this furniture almost invisible dirt, grease and soot (but this does not mean that care for such furniture is not necessary!). Besides, eating your kitchen table for a dark color - it does not hurt so coloring juices from berries and fruits (eg grapes, blackberries), which, if time does not wipe away - can permanently vestsya in the surface of the furniture.
Dark shades of furniture are most characteristic of the classical style and country style.
However, do not use these colors for a small kitchen - they are heavier and would reduce the already tiny space.
There is nothing better than the kitchen bright and saturated colors to the youth cuisine. Boldness, originality, exclusivity - these are just some of the characteristics of such furniture.
In addition, this furniture is ideal for those,who are fed up with the usual "prepare to" furniture. The former Soviet Union, where most of the furniture was the same type, "a blueprint", there was no room for self-expression and manifestation of own individuality. Today it is not a problem - in the catalog any giant of furniture industry, you are sure to find a photo of kitchen sets the most incredible shades.
If your budget is limited, and kitchen designI want to make an unusual - there is nothing easier! Order online osCommerce Leroy Merlin couple of cans of enamel superstoykoy bright colors - and repaint your old furniture into new colors.
Wooden furniture looks very stylish and veryrich, and with proper treatment - will serve you for decades. In particular, the pedestal sink and all the adjacent surface of the wood must be carefully handled vlagoottalkivayuschey compositions. Otherwise - the wood will soon swell, crack, will rot, due to which he lost, and its appearance and functional properties (eg, door stop well open or fully closed).
Another factor that must be considered whenthe use of wooden furniture in the kitchen - the impact of temperature. To reduce the risk of fire, wood surfaces must be well away from open flame sources and be treated with fire chemical means. Flammable paints and varnishes for such furniture should be avoided.
MDF / particleboard
An alternative to wood may be chipboard MDF go. These materials mimic the appearance of natural wood, but the price is several times less. But the specifications somewhat worse. For example, if the wooden furniture in the wash area should just be treated by special trains, here the joints and sides of furniture made of particle board or MDF should be thoroughly treated with a sealant to prevent water from getting inside the slab and that is not swollen. If this is not essential furniture for the living room, the kitchen, where home furnishings are constantly susceptible to water - this is a critical moment.
Metal furniture in the kitchen can be either forged or modern chrome surfaces.
To your kitchen looked even more stylish and fashionable, it is recommended to use furniture that combines metal and glass.
The most practical in terms of cleaning and maintenance,material. Plastic is not afraid to moisture. Furthermore, because of its synthetic origin, virtually no plastic and mold fungi bred.
Tables and chairs made of plastic can be given any shape and color. However, under high temperature and, especially, direct fire, this furniture can darken or even change the shape.
By virtue of its features stone for kitchenFurniture is better to use for countertops or decorative panels that do not have to regularly move. These surfaces will look appropriate in a country style, and Provence, and ethnically.
Choosing a table
Tables for the kitchen can perform different functions.
Dining table - designed for meals. Its size is directly dependent on two factors:
- kitchen area
- The number of people who are regularly followed by dinner.
The kitchen is too small may be better to do without the dining table, so it does not clutter the space.
Permissible to combine in one table as a functionlunch, and cutting table. However, it is not always convenient, because during cooking everything should be on hand, and during the meal - nothing prevented.
|1-2 people||60 * 60 cm|
|2-4 people||90 * 60 cm|
90 * 90 cm
120 * 60 cm
This desk - extremely important functionality. On the one hand, there should be enough space to be able to cook a variety of dishes (for example, a Christmas goose on a tiny table will carve uncomfortable). On the other hand - all kitchen utensils and accessories must be at hand. This significantly saves time during cooking and reduce the space in which to spread the dirt.
By placing in the kitchen
The table at the wall
This arrangement of the table - great forcutting table (after all, it is unlikely to work for a few people at a time), but for a dining table, this option is suitable only in small homes - from one to three people. For larger families the table against the wall is to place only if it is long enough.
If the table is mounted so that it can become from any direction - it is an island accommodation. It maximizes the productive use of the entire table surface, both during cooking and during its absorption. However, cooking utensils nearby store will not work: if you put at the bottom of the table tables Storage - sitting is nowhere to put your feet.
- The hinged cabinets at eye level is convenient to store spices and small dishes. To not have a long time to dig them, lockers better to choose not deep.
- Transparent doors make the space more visually light but exhibit on display all the contents.
- Drawers are suitable for small kitchen accessories.
- For storing large sets of table and small household appliances make better use of floor cabinets and tables.
- Kitchen sofa may be an additional location for storing dishes and products, which is especially important for a small kitchen, where there is no possibility to place large closets.
Furniture for a small kitchen
1. For a small kitchen is better to use light-colored furniture.
2. To place the furniture you need, so that during the opening of different modules do not interfere with each other.
3. In order not to bump into the furniture, it is advisable to choose a model with smooth rounded shapes.
Kitchen furniture to order
On request can be made not only closets, but alsokitchen sets. This will allow you to organize the space as much as possible convenient for you, and a wide range of materials - to make it stylish and tasteful. Kitchens to order - is a customized solution for each client.
Fashion trends 2016
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