Finding your personal kitchen style is often times best discovered through photos instead of words. A photo can evoke strong feelings towards like and dislike, helping you to know which kitchen style is an expression of you. You’ll know it when you see it, as the old saying goes. In this post we will show you some kitchen styles from the kitchen remodeling portfolio from embee & son, inc.
These kitchens give you with warm and cozy feelings of days gone by when making a living off the land was a way of life. The mainstays of this design are comfort and function while being stylish in today’s world. This kitchen showcases a classic farmhouse design incorporating inset cabinetry, bowtie hinges, and a butcher block island in custom paint
finishes. The original wood floor, exposed beams, and brick fireplace add to the character & charm creating that warm & inviting atmosphere.
These kitchens ooze with simplicity dating back to earlier times. It harkens to a lifestyle of simple & easy living. This kitchen displays the period details that are the key to a 1930’s stone cottage kitchen. It incorporates a farmhouse sink, inset doors, white subway tile, and furniture details that create a simple and functional design in a small space. Octagon tile flooring emulates materials from the original era.
These kitchens tend to follow a form that is more whimsical in respect to finishes and the forms it follows. They are clean, uncluttered, and simple while all the while remaining invitingly livable. This kitchen uses clean lines, simple detail, and an iridescent tile backsplash. The stone tile floor adds warmth keeping the space from being viewed as sterile.
This kitchen is also contemporary. Utilizing natural maple cabinets with oversized stainless steel hardware, it defines this space as contemporary. Leather accented barstools, bull nose edge profile granite countertops and the cove crown molding surely keep it clean.
These kitchens break all the rules! You can mix and match to your hearts content. Refusing to conform to society’s view of a distinct style. You can have a style that is all you. This kitchen is a combination of finishes, materials, and textures. Using contemporary details joined with a traditional tone, the natural stone and granite bring all the style home to you.
Details are the true definition of a traditional style kitchen. These details whether it’s raised-panel cabinetry, decorative moldings, legs using furniture style, or arches… they all can convey the owners personal style. This kitchen uses classic raised panel cabinetry, stacked crown molding, bead board details on the island, a classic hardwood floor, furniture ends on cabinets, and an arched valance over the window.
These kitchens marry the best of traditional with contemporary. A warm welcome peppered with simple and clean lines. These spaces procur the harmony and balance needed in a busy household. The style is a wonderful
selection for balancing harmony and flexibility. This kitchen uses glazed painted cabinetry, oil rubbed bronze hardware, hardwood flooring, and stacked crown molding. A standard canvas to springboard into others styles by decorating selections leading to a neutral backdrop and following a favorite décor.
A rival to the clean white kitchens of today, rustic style is a more distressed and worn appearance incorporating stone, wood, brick, fireplaces, and more vintage appliances. This kitchen uses timber frame construction, hickory cabinetry, a stacked stone fireplace, and slate tile flooring. All components of an organic and rustic feel.
Don’t be surprised if you are confused about which style best suits you. Come into the embee & son, inc. showroom and talk with one of our kitchen design experts. We can help guide you through the process of discovering the kitchen of your dreams.
So, WHAT IS YOUR KITCHEN STYLE? Leave a comment, we’d love to know!
A little information about embee & son, inc.
We offer custom kitchen designers and custom bath designers on our staff to make your home remodeling a hassle-free project from start to finish. If you’re in the market for something fresh to update your home, embee & son, inc. is here to help your dreams become reality.