Ever wanted to amp up your kitchen worktop? Choosing the right design may be a lot harder than you think, regardless if you’re upgrading your current worktops, moving into a newly bought home, or designing and planning for someone else’s kitchen. Because of the vast available options for high quality worktop materials, settling for a specific surface can be a bit of a challenge especially if you’re still not sure what to get.
Worktops are the foundation of just about any kitchen so it really is the focal point of the heart of your home. So it’s just logical that you invest on a good quality material for it, yes?
Though the question still remains; where do you start? The fundamentals of determining the right worktop that would work best in your kitchen may not be so easy, but we’ll help you walk through it. Creating your ideal kitchen has three key points: the over all look of the material, the functionality, and its financial value.
The Look: Whether your personal taste of the ‘perfect kitchen space’ is traditional, rustic, industrial, or contemporary, your kitchen worktops should also reflect that particular theme.
One great thing about having Granite or Quartz worktops in particular, is their ability to blend well in just about any kitchen design, may it be modern or traditional. Marble and Glass, on the other hand, induce a more contemporary and sleek feel to the room.
The Functionality: The worktops in your kitchen should not only look stunning, they should also have to be highly functional and durable.
If you are an aspiring chef, then you will likely prefer the eye-catching allure and non-porous feature of quartz, the design and durability of granite, or perhaps the timeless beauty of marble surface. All of which are resistant to heat, easy to clean and maintain, and these materials are also known to have hygienic qualities.
The Value: Just because your dream worktops are too expensive and way out of your limited budget, it doesn’t mean that you won’t be able to achieve your very own ‘perfect kitchen.
Numerous manufacturers and installers of top quality kitchen worktops can now offer you a wide variety of alternative options that will surely suit your budget, as well as increase the fiscal value of your property; which is very ideal for when you want to sell your home in the future.
If you want to boost the visual dimension, character, texture, and colour of your kitchen area, you could even consider using two different worktop materials! These days, going bold is the new trend.