How To Make The Kitchen Your Own

How to Make the Kitchen Your Own

Use your creative side in your kitchen remodel by considering the function, color, and style.

If you’ve just purchased your home or think it’s time to give your existing kitchen an upgrade, there are many ways you can make it your own. Use your creative side in your kitchen remodel by considering the function, color, and style. Work with your professional partners to design the kitchen of your dreams.

Consider the Space

When planning your kitchen remodel, a lot of your design decisions will be based on the actual space that you’re working with. Will it expand or stay the same? In either case, the functionality of the kitchen will be one of the top aspects that will make it feel like your own. Consider how you use your kitchen. Do you have a separate dining room or will your kitchen be the main space for preparing your meals and serving them? Think about customizing the flow and layout of your countertops and the placement of your appliances and accessories.

Hardware Changes

The old idiom, “the devil is in the details” will present itself in its truest form when it comes to your kitchen hardware. Selecting knobs, drawer pulls, and other handles that all flow together cohesively and fit the overall theme of your design is a challenging but creative task. You may not always be able to find hardware for all your applications that match perfectly. That situation creates the perfect opportunity to work with the professionals to design a unique and completely personalized look.

Lighting and Color

Believe it or not, your lighting choices and color selections go hand in hand. These two elements will complement each other in the space. Think about the way a lighting fixture placed in a certain area can make a muted tone feel brighter. As long as it’s functional for your needs, the lighting design and color selection are two areas where your personal style will really shine.


Lastly, your sources of inspiration will ultimately make your kitchen remodel completely your own. Your unique point of view and taste will create a space that is customized to your needs in the kitchen and wants for the design. Consult your favorite design shows and magazines, or draw inspiration from other architectural elements nearby.


Cypress Construction is a one-stop remodeling shop for homeowners throughout the DC metropolitan area. Our core values are top-notch cleanliness, honesty, professionalism, and teamwork, and they keep all of our project finishing on time. We are dedicated to keeping all of our customers happy and satisfied with their final product. For more information on getting your kitchen or bathroom remodeled, give us a call at 410-517-9345 or visit us online. For more interesting articles and tips, follow us on PinterestTwitterLinkedInFacebook, and Google+.

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