The kitchen is not only a place for cooking. Perhaps, this is a favorite place for all household members. It always tastes good, you can have a leisurely coffee and chat with a neighbor, and have dinner with the whole family. Naturally, such a place in the house should be ideal in all respects. How can this be achieved? Coping with a difficult task will help some of the advice of designers.
What interior items are suitable for a perfect kitchen
Perfect kitchen set - before buying this most important part of the kitchen environment, you need to make a thorough measurement of the room.
This should be done with the help of roulette. You need to know the following parameters of the kitchen: window and door openings, height, length of walls and the distance between them, the dimensions of all the protruding elements (switches, sockets, pipes, heating batteries, etc.).
All these figures should be taken into account when designing the premises plan. After that you need to calculate how many kitchen cabinets are required for the kitchen, what kind of household appliances will be built into the headset. Also very important is the budget allocated for its purchase.
Naturally, a set made of high-quality natural materials will cost significantly more than furniture from chipboard or MDF.
One of the best materials for a perfect headset is an eco-friendly array of wood.
All fittings and decorative elements should also be high quality, reliable and durable.
Ideal table and chairs - The first thing you should pay attention to when choosing this part of the interior is the form of the dining table.
The classic option is a rectangle that perfectly fits into any interior and will be large enough.
If the kitchen is small, it will look great oval or round table.
The second important characteristic is the material of manufacture. Naturally, the most respectable and expensive looks furniture from the solid wood, but not everyone can afford it.
Ideal chairs should be combined with the table, be comfortable, sound and durable. Seats are better to pick up soft, and backs - as much as possible comfortable.
Ideal home appliances - perhaps the ideal option for any kitchen can be called built-in appliances.
It is maximally adapted to the needs of the owners of the dwelling, very harmoniously fits into the existing interior, does not take up unnecessary space.
Buying household appliances, preference should be given to proven manufacturers offering quality products. In this case, you should not save and choose cheap analogs, the reliability of which no one guarantees.
Which layout is suitable for a perfect kitchen
There are the following types of kitchen layout:
- L-shaped, or corner - kitchen set is installed in the form of the letter "G".
- Linear - the headset is installed in a row along the wall.
- Two-row - the set is installed along two opposite walls.
- U-shaped - the headset is installed in the form of the letter "P".
- G-shaped - the headset is installed in the form of the letter "G".
- Island - the headset is installed in the form of the letter "G" or the letter "P" with the addition in the middle in the form of the so-called working island.
- Asymmetric - all elements of the headset are arranged in different sequences, with the ability to move them from place to place.
Before you start, you need to prepare a sketch, indicating on it the exact location of all interior items and household appliances. Such a drawing will help to correctly distribute every square meter of the room, and use it with maximum functionality to create an ideal kitchen.
If the room is spacious (and this is exactly what it should be, when it comes to creating an ideal interior), preference should be given to the island layout - this kitchen will be maximally functional and comfortable.
Selecting the style of the interior for an ideal kitchen
Having at its disposal a spacious and bright kitchen, you can not limit the flight of fantasy. In such a room, any interior will look perfect.
However, some styles are especially attractive and unusual, they are more associated with luxury and can satisfy the most difficult tastes of their owners.
This is the interior in colonial style, combining several different design directions simultaneously.
Колониальный стиль обязательно понравится творческим натурам и поклонникам эклектики. Они по достоинству оценят этот гармоничный симбиоз явно противоположных направлений дизайна. Интерьер идеальной кухни-гостиной в colonial style может сочетать в себе резную индийскую и богато инкрустированную марокканскую мебель, а также классическую японскую роспись стен - с изящной африканской вазой.
The colonial interior of the ideal cuisine will perfectly fit objects that are stylized to ethnic style, or made by hand. A real highlight of the colonial interior can be a popular "bestial" theme - for example, it can be the legs of a dining table and chairs in the form of lions' paws, unusual dishes with African patterns, a ceramic pot with a large exotic plant, and so on.
Very often, exotic wood is used to make colonial furniture: mahogany, ebony, teak, Asian walnut. Ideal materials can be rattan and water hyacinth, from which create beautiful wicker chairs, tables, hanging shelves and other items.
Мебель в colonial style нуждается в богатом декорировании. Стулья и угловой диван можно украсить мягкими бархатными подушками, расшитыми золотыми узорами, циновками из натуральных материалов. На стенах такой кухни уместно будут смотреться красивые позолоченные блюда, напоминающие дыхание жаркой пустыни. В колониальном интерьере кухни-гостиной также может присутствовать экзотическая растительность — пальмы, стебли бамбука, орхидеи.
Color decoration of the interior of an ideal kitchen
The choice of color, which will become the dominant in the interior, is very important for the arrangement of an ideal kitchen.
In this case, it is difficult to give concrete advice, since all people have different taste preferences. Everyone has his favorite color, which seems most attractive and pleasing to the eye.
However, not all shades look equally good in the kitchen interior - especially when it should be perfect. In this case, you can choose a universal version of the color design, which will never go out of fashion, and will always look expensive, respectable and attractive. It's about noble beige shades.
To make the kitchen look more interesting, you can combine them with rich tones - such as marsala, mahogany, golden yellow, chocolate.
The use of high-quality materials in decoration and expensive textiles of similar tones will make the kitchen ideal.
The choice of finishing the room in the arrangement of an ideal kitchen
Wall decoration - When arranging an ideal kitchen, you should stop using such finishing materials as washable wallpaper. It is worth giving preference to more expensive materials, for example, decorative plaster. It will perfectly cover the walls, and for their painting it will be possible to pick up a magnificent beige shade.
To finish the part of the wall that is located in the working area, it is worthwhile to apply ceramic mosaic. It will make an excellent apron - attractive appearance, presentable, durable and practical.
Finishing the floor - as a floor covering it is recommended to use porcelain stoneware. Such material can be made in any shade, it also imitates various kinds of natural stone quite well.
In addition, porcelain stoneware is characterized by high strength, durability and reliability. He will serve for many years, remaining as attractive and externally strong.
Finishing the ceiling - this part of the room should be perfectly flat. To achieve this effect is easiest with the help of a stretch ceiling.
It can be matte or glossy - the choice will depend on the style of the interior, as well as the taste preferences of the homeowners themselves.
As for color, the preference should be given to pure classic white shades that suit any interior, besides, they visually raise the ceiling and fill the kitchen with light.
How to decorate an ideal kitchen
The main element of the decor of the kitchen can be an unusual, exclusive or simply beautiful dishes.
Perhaps the original plates were purchased during a holiday abroad, or they were bought in a regular store - it is important to use them correctly as a decorative decoration.
Painted dishes can be placed on special shelves on the walls, or nicely put them in a stylized old-fashioned sideboard.
You can safely put into practice all your fantastic ideas.
Another important element of the decor of an ideal kitchen is textiles. Correctly selected curtains will create the mood of the whole room, make it more expensive, respectable and interesting.
Against the backdrop of light walls in a spacious kitchen, contrasting curtains of soft flowing fabrics, beautifully draped and tied with wide satin ribbons will be very interesting.
Another way to decorate the kitchen is to equip the kitchen apron. To make this part of the interior look really perfect, you need to use only the most expensive and high-quality materials.
Great for tempered glass with photo printing, ceramic mosaic, natural or artificial stone and even an array of wood.
Organization of ideal lighting in the kitchen
You can not create an ideal kitchen interior, without providing it with the same ideal lighting.
It is necessary to carefully consider every detail: to equip the central chandelier, which will serve as the main source of light, and also arrange additional lighting using spotlights for this purpose.
As for the main chandelier, you do not need to save on it. It really should be a luxurious product made of metal (gold is welcomed) and glass or crystal.
It is better to choose a pendant model of the chandelier, which will become the central decoration of the ideal cuisine.
Luxury interior accentuated wall sconces, made in a similar style.
Spot lights are recommended to hide under the upper facades of the headset.