A kitchen is the “heart of the home” due to the versatility and the frequency the area is used, having a functional and aesthetic kitchen design sets the appearance and style of the entire home. Kitchen spaces are multi-functional and are commonly used both by guests and residents for eating, cooking, and entertaining. People are usually drawn to the kitchen more than any other room in the home.
Having a kitchen space that is clean, visually pleasing, and highly functional can help promote a better overall atmosphere in the home. A custom kitchen makes cooking more efficient and enjoyable, as well as make entertaining easier and more natural. A kitchen renovation is one of the most valuable renovation projects a homeowner can undergo, greatly improving the resale value of a home.
There are so many reasons to renovate a kitchen space, to increase property value, improve the look and comfort of a home, improve the use and functionality. At Golden Acre Renovations, we can help with each step of your kitchen renovation design, planning, construction and cabinetry/appliance installation. Contact us today if you have any questions regarding your kitchen renovation project.
Renovating an entire kitchen can improve your lifestyle and how you use and interact with the kitchen. Renovated kitchen spaces generally incorporate a kitchen working triangle that improves the flow and function of the kitchen. A proper kitchen renovation considers the working triangle while incorporating several aesthetic pieces to create the kitchen of your dreams. These are 4 key benefits of renovating your kitchen:
The design stage of a new kitchen is a vital step in the kitchen renovation process. Generating kitchen ideas and styles help to ensure you get the kitchen that best suits your needs. The ideas and styles can be crafted into a consistent and stunning design that is perfect for your home and lifestyle. These are 6 key things to consider when designing your kitchen:
There are several kitchen styles that can be used in a kitchen renovation or remodel project. Custom kitchens can use a pure style design or blended design that uses features of several styles, ultimately creating a new and unique space. These are some popular Calgary kitchen styles:
The terms “renovation” and “remodel” are often used interchangeably. Though, the meanings of each term are not the same thing. A kitchen renovation aims to revitalize a kitchen space through material and appliance upgrades. A kitchen remodel alters the size and/or layout of the existing space to offer a new flow and more personalised look and feel to the kitchen. If your current kitchen layout is the main reason you want to have work done, a kitchen remodeling service will better suit your home improvement needs.
Your kitchen cabinetry is a key part of the design and function of your kitchen. Cabinets can be made with a range of flat or raised panels, using a variety of styles and materials. Cabinets can be made frameless and overhang or can offer exposed hinges in a framed-design. Cabinets can be made with shelving or drawers, while being crafted using a variety of materials, colours, stains, and closing mechanisms. Cabinets improve the function and storage of a kitchen, where these storage options can be used inside the cabinet and on the backside of cabinet doors to increase the capacity and organizational capabilities of the home’s kitchen.
Your countertops can provide increased space for food preparation or for serving guests. Kitchen countertops can be made from several different materials. These are 5 popular custom countertop materials found in Calgary kitchens.