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7 kitchen trends we’ll be seeing this year
The start of the year is the best time to start planning out your renovation projects for the year ahead. One area that you might have been wanting to renovate is your kitchen and now is the time to do it! This year is predicted to see some amazing kitchen trends, so why not take this time to improve your home and achieve the kitchen of your dreams?
Read on for 7 kitchen trends we’ll be seeing this year.
1. Open layouts
Open plan living is here to stay! This year will be all about bright, open spaces and this includes your kitchen. Re-think your space and see how you can incorporate a more open feel. Maybe it’s by installing an island bench, embracing vaulted ceilings, or removing wall-hung cupboards. Or, maybe it’s by embracing the open spaces of the great outdoors and creating an alfresco kitchen and dining area!
2. The Island Bench
Kitchen island benches have been increasing in popularity and they are definitely here to stay! This beautiful kitchen addition achieves the desired open layout, its perfect for kitchen
The ceiling often goes overlooked. Besides the obvious lighting and maybe a ceiling fan, what else can you do with your ceiling? A beautiful kitchen trend for 2020 is to
4. The Butler’s Pantry
A butler’s pantry goes hand-in-hand with open plan living. How? It’s designed for the practical side of cooking and to hide your dirty dishes! If you’re hosting a dinner party, the last thing you want is for your guests to look up at your beautiful kitchen island bench and see a pile of dirty dishes. Instead, the butler’s pantry is a small space that’s essentially a kitchen inside your kitchen where you can prepare your meals, clean your dishes and even cook if you like. The best butler’s pantry ideas include a sink and dishwasher to subtly stash and clean your messy cooking utensils. To achieve a sink and dishwasher in this space, consider using Saniflo’s Sanivite. With the ability to pump
5. Quartz benchtops
Granite has had its day and this year is all about quartz! This durable material has a number of beautiful finishes available, so it’s definitely one to look into for the natural stone lovers. The stone comes in a range of different
6. Coffee Bar
With café culture here to stay and people spending more and more time at home, it’s no wonder that an at home coffee bar is a kitchen trend for this year. Lazy Sunday mornings just got lazier with this kitchen addition! To achieve the perfect at home coffee bar, remember to think of all the conveniences you’ll need. If you opt for a fully automatic coffee machine you can connect the waste water pipework to the Sanivite under your kitchen sink! An added feature is a mini below bench fridge to store your coffee’s milk!
When designing your dream kitchen, remember to plan out your lighting. Having ample lighting in this area is important to create