OK – LET”S HAVE SOME FUN WITH COLOR! Here is the great news; it is the best way to create impact, atmosphere, and yes even function. It is also the most cost effective way but it does require some thoughtful planning. Continue reading
I think you can safely say, “One size does not fit all”. Cabinets require serious consideration as they are usually permanent and are incorporated into an overall plan that additionally involves appliances, lighting, electrical, tile work, plumbing, technology devices, and of course counter tops. Style, materials, and construction are as important as lifestyle, operational performance, and maintenance.
Lighting functions in a number of different ways; it reflects your style, mood, ambiance and feel of any room. The choice of fixture, color of glass or metal finish affects how the light fills the room. This is referred to as color temperature and creates an emotional reaction, the key to determining what type environment you want to create—relaxing or stimulating. Remember, dark finishes in the room will absorb more light and must be compensated for.