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Guest Picks: Dashing Lighting for Over the Kitchen Island
These single-connection pendants and chandeliers will cover your island lighting needs no matter what your kitchen’s style
"cover your island lighting needs no matter what your kitchen’s style... has a kitchen island that would benefit from a chandelier. The newest kitchen trend... my new island is on the smaller side and wired for only a single light. Luckily,... impact is lighting. It makes a style statement and can serve as a great jumping-off point... a long island with two large pendants or a couple of mini chandeliers. However, my..."
Pick the Right Pendant for Your Kitchen Island
Don't settle for bland builder-grade pendant lights when you can have your pick of colors and kinds to match your kitchen's style
"pendant lights when you can have your pick of colors and kinds to match your kitchen's... peninsula. And over most of those islands and peninsulas hang three little droplet lights... Because the lights that hang over your kitchen peninsula are a great opportunity to amp... every kitchen remodel in every corner of the globe now includes an island or peninsula... pendant lights have become as predictable as maple and granite. And it's a shame. Because..."
Using White Marble: Hot Debate Over a Classic Beauty
"our farm kitchen as an island, looks like it belongs to the 1840's house. And in our... on my kitchen island and did absolute black granite on the perimeter near the cooking... for the kitchen? Have you seen it in a kitchen before and do you know if it gets the... their kitchens. Two friends allowed me to come and check out their kitchens. One... my new kitchen!!! Check out my page for some nice pictures of marble kitchens. Something..."
Kitchen Islands: Pendant Lights Done Right
"lights and some wall-mounted lights; accent lighting, which draws attention to a... Pendant lights, especially when suspended over an island, get all the glory and rightly... ow to light an island is a subject of endless speculation and worry, but it needn't... of home lighting: Ambient lighting, the general illumination you get from ceiling lights... and task lighting, like pendants and under-counter lights. In a working room like a..."
So Over Stainless in the Kitchen? 14 Reasons to Give In to Color
Colorful kitchen appliances are popular again, and now you've got more choices than ever. Which would you choose?
"orful kitchen appliances are popular again, and now you've got more choices than... color on kitchen appliances. In the 1980s we clung to white and sometimes black, and... steel took over as the must-have finish for appliances. Next we started to hide the appliances... being so-over-stainless steel, I am also "so-over white cupboards in the kitchen". I... back into kitchens. I feel like the owners of these kitchens would throw some fantastic..."
Hang the Perfect Light Over Your Holiday Table
"pendant light for your dining room... table lighting. The right light makes everything look better! So lets review some... to pick lighting for either the kitchen table or island, depending on what I come up... Cabin kitchen island:8' ceilings, so fixture will hang 33-36" above a 5'x6' island... 5'x6' island with a candle chandelier 48" and I love it (the lighting store thought... a 60" light fixture? Seems excessive and difficult to find. Any other guidelines..."
Houzz Tour: A Do-Over Addition Brings in Light, Air and Views
Double-height glass solves a host of the problems that plagued the previous add-on in this Washington, D.C., bungalow
"started over with a double-height glass wall that gave them light, air and views. “It’s... invite more light. Takoma Park is a pretty neighborhood. I do not live very far away... they trip over it. Looking at picture #2 ... the floor to the left of the opening was... became the kitchen and dining area? I, too, am in the process of upgrading an unfinished... out the light when you want to sleep Really visionary approach to this remodel. But..."
Which Is for You — Kitchen Table or Island?
Learn about size, storage, lighting and other details to choose the right table for your kitchen and your lifestyle
"storage, lighting and other details to choose the right table for your kitchen and your... without the island. Or could we? While the kitchen island isn’t going away anytime soon... eat-at kitchen island has become as de rigueur as energy-efficient appliances. It... d the kitchen experience, joining chef and diners in one space. We couldn’t possibly... humble kitchen table. If you're considering one yourself, the team at HartmanBaldwin..."
9 Award-Winning Kitchens from KBIS 2013 to Drool Over
See top-rated designs from this year's Kitchen and Bath Industry Show and get details about the designers' visions
"year's Kitchen and Bath Industry Show and get details about the designers' visions... the 2013 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show in New Orleans in April. The design awards for... for kitchens and baths were a highlight. You could call them the Oscars for kitchen... favorite kitchen contenders in each category.... white kitchens and the quarter sawn wood kitchen. There were some kitchens that... innovative kitchens. But I really only liked the budget friendly kitchen and was disappointed..."
Come On Over To The Dark Side - Tips On Dark Kitchen Cabinetry!
"plenty of lighting. A light countertop and backsplash will reflect light, as will a light... on the kitchen fashion runway for several years now. Glamour in the kitchen (froufrou... lighting, both natural and indoor (task, accent, and general) lighting. Is your kitchen... kitchen small and you truly want dark kitchen cabinetry? It's ok by me with one caveat... large kitchens. Darkness can add drama and formality to the lowly kitchen cabinet..."
Kitchen Solution: The Main Sink in the Island
"in the Island Creates a Super-Efficient Work Area — and Keeps the Cook Centerstage... in the island can save your kitchen layout and functionality. While many people might... certain kitchens. For most of these kitchens, an additional prep sink isn't an option... in the island. surely the zink in the middle of the kitchen / island would only... --the-kitchen-eclectic-kitchen-chicago FYI....That's not the "main" sink in the kitchen..."
Multipurpose Wonders: Branches
From over the crib to over the kitchen island, these natural rods and racks add an enchanting and functional rustic touch
"From over the crib to over the kitchen island, these natural rods and racks add an... recessed-lighting scheme has eliminated the need for over-the-island pendants, hang... branch over the kitchen island. If you want to hang pots and pans from it, makes sure... room or kitchen. Dishtowels and flour sacks are the best type of textiles to use with..."
Spice Up Your Kitchen Island With Color
"Your Island Be an Excuse to Have Fun With Pattern and Hue... Kitchen islands have come a long way from being just a place for preparing food.... for the island base, the countertop, or let your seating and lighting draw your eye... inspiring kitchen islands with bursts of color... http://www.houzz.com/photos/25639... look of a kitchen. Love the pops of color!! You don't have to commit! "...small island... of the light granite in the picture? And do you have other pictures of it? Pretty..."
(Kitchen) Island Light
"ton of light fixtures, so we hit my go-to spot for such occasions, Circa Lighting... for a kitchen island are much more complicated than I ever could have imagined. You... an island. The lighting you choose here can really make the room. It's a chance to... of the lighting in the rooms. It's a spot where the light fixtures will really stand... feature kitchens that open to the rest of the house, with the spaces divided by an..."
How to Design a Kitchen Island
Size, seating height, all those appliance and storage options ... here's how to clear up the kitchen island confusion
"decide on a kitchen island size. While there's no set formula for figuring out how to... size an island, some measurement guidelines can help. Kitchen designers Thomas Ahmann... planning your kitchen island, starting with asking yourself six basic questions.... The kitchen is one of the most complicated spaces to design in a house — and figuring... design an island can be confusing for homeowners. Houzz's discussion boards are full..."