Kitchen

Kitchen

Backsplash Alternatives
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Traditionally backsplash is made from tile, which works well because it is hard-wearing and resistant to stains and splashes caused when cooking. If you don’t like the traditional feel of the backsplash and want something different for the kitchen or bathroom, here are some excellent alternatives to backsplash.

Kitchen trash can sizes
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Kitchen trash cans come in a variety of sizes, ranging from small under-sink trash cans to freestanding tall trash cans. Some common kitchen trash sizes include 7 to 10 gallons, 12 to 16 gallons, and 20 to 30 gallons. 

Cabinet handle sizes
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If you’re looking at investing in new cabinet handles, then the size of them is going to be one of the factors you need to consider. Here we look at the common sizes available and explain handle terminology.

Cabinets

Cabinet handle sizes
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If you’re looking at investing in new cabinet handles, then the size of them is going to be one of the factors you need to consider. Here we look at the common sizes available and explain handle terminology.

Stylish Hardware Colors and Finishes for Black Kitchen Cabinets
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Knobs and handles are a small yet essential part of a kitchen cabinet design. In fact, no exterior cabinet design is complete without hardware. But if you are thinking of replacing your black cabinet’s hardware, or you like the idea of fitting black cabinets in your new kitchen, you’ll need to think about the hardware colors and finishes that work best with this striking cabinet color.

Color Kitchen Cabinet Goes with Gray Walls
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Gray walls are a neutral, and highly popular option for kitchens. This clean, modern color works with many other shades to bring a flawless look. But when it comes to deciding what color cabinets go with gray walls, you need to think carefully about color coordination.

Countertops

Color Cabinets Go with Brown Countertops
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When it’s time to remodel your kitchen, most people start with the cabinets first since they take up around 85% of the space. If you have already set your hearts on brown countertops for your kitchen and you want to coordinate them with the best cabinet colors, you’ve come to the right place.

Standard Granite Slab Sizes
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Granite is a really popular choice of countertop surface, especially in luxury kitchens and bathrooms. Of course, it doesn’t come out of the ground already in slabs, and it needs to be cut to size after it is mined to be sold on to granite retailers. If you are interested in having granite countertops in your home, then it can be useful to know the slab size to work out how much you will need and what it is likely to cost you.

Should the Backsplash be Darker than the Countertop?
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When choosing a backsplash, you should consider the color of the countertop, as well as the color of your cabinets, to make sure it all coordinates. A backsplash does not need to be darker than the countertop, and in fact, in most cases, a lighter backsplash is the most popular choice.