By Kimberly Tilman. interior. Published at Saturday, May 26th, 2018 - 21:12:10 PM.
Use your intended design style as a starting point and then use sites like Freshome to determine which materials are most commonly used together in that aesthetic. That way. you can be sure that your final product will exceed expectations.Make a statement with a bold shade. Go darker on the bottomAnother common way to utilize this trend is by using a darker shade on your lower cabinets and a lighter shade on top.
You can go about tying your cabinets together in a few ways. In the picture above. for example. both the upper and lower cabinets fit within the same color palette. Consider using two different shades of the same color as your equalizer. However. if you'd rather include two distinct hues. you should think seriously about using the same hardware throughout the space to bring the look together.
Most of us would agree that small space living requires a certain amount of flexibility and creativity. However. when done right. there's no reason why even the tightest of spaces can't showcase a design worthy of acclaim. To help you get the most out of your space. we asked interior design pros to share their best advice for helping compact rooms shine.
do you need storage for kids toys? Is a sectional a necessity or will a sofa and a chair be fine? Would a round table be a better fit for your dining area? Asking these types of questions will help you identify your specific problem areas — and viable solutions before you start to purchase furnishings. which will ultimately save you time and money.