Every serious cook (or anyone who has ever burned something in the kitchen!) knows how essential it is to have a high quality rangehood. If you want to cook in comfort and remove the smoke, odour, heat, steam and grease from the air, a quality, well-fit rangehood is a must. With many options available, to suit every style, taste and budget, selecting a new rangehood can be a daunting task. Nu-Look will make it a bit easier for you by outlining 5 key considerations when choosing a rangehood for your new kitchen.
Many homeowners are moving away from open plan living and are embracing broken-plan kitchens that create a barrier with the rest of the living area without completely cutting them off. With subtle zoning, a broken-plan layout gives you the privacy you are looking for in different rooms without compromising on lightness and openness. Here are Nu-Look’s four ways to create a broken-plan kitchen.
Tired of looking at the same drab colour scheme in your kitchen? If you’re considering a kitchen renovation and want to embrace a new colour palette, we’ve got some great tips so you don’t end up with an over the top colour bombshell or a bland and lifeless looking space. Whether it’s simple or stunning you are after, today we’re sharing 6 simple steps to finding the perfect kitchen colour palette. 1. CABINET COLOURS When embarking on selecting the right…
Gone are the days of strictly white on white kitchens. While there are current trends for new colour combinations, many of these will fade with time and end up looking dated after a couple of years. What will bring value to your property are renovations that will appeal to a broad buying base rather than a palette that is attractive to a few buyers. If you don’t intend on selling, you want to choose colour combinations that you won’t regret after a couple of years. In this article, Nu-Look will explore 5 timeless and beautiful kitchen colour schemes.
One of the most vexing questions when choosing appliances for your new kitchen is deciding what type of cooktop you want installed. Whether you like to cook for pleasure, are a masterchef, or just cook so you don’t starve, selecting the right cooktop for your cooking style and personal preferences will add that extra spark to your final renovation. To figure out which technology may suit you better than another, Nu-Look will unpack for you which of these two popular cooktop choices wins against set criteria – Gas or Induction?
With the ongoing trend of downsizing and opting for smaller homes, kitchens are also shrinking. There’s just one problem: How are you going to fit everything in your tiny kitchen? With some clever planning, and utilising the same efficiency, style and organisation seen in larger kitchens you can get the most out of the available space in the busiest room in the house. Here are 5 innovative kitchen ideas for small kitchens.
Whether you are planning for a full-scale remodel or are just looking to refresh elements of your kitchen, there’s some really exciting design trends emerging in 2019. Choosing to leave the stark whiteness or introducing some high tech to make life easier, this year is all about leaving behind the old dated kitchen styles and embracing new and dynamic looks. Here are five kitchen design trends to refresh your cooking space.
To get the best out of your kitchen, you need to give careful thought to the lighting design. The right lighting choices will not only illuminate your work areas, they’ll accentuate and complement architectural and decorative elements of a kitchen. Using multiple light sources can create zones within a kitchen. Good lighting design can easily and affordably refresh your kitchen and create the ‘wow’ factor. Here are Nu-Look’s five ways to update your kitchen lighting.
Too much colour in a kitchen can become overpowering but only using a neutral colour palette can easily become too bland so how do you find a happy medium? Pastels are a clever decorating tool to give your kitchen subtle colour while at the same time enhancing natural light. Not just for nurseries or for channeling the 1950s look, a pastel palette can look sophisticated and is often less confronting than bold hues. So how do you style your kitchen with a splash of pastel to bring out the best in your interiors? That’s what we will be exploring today.
For many, the kitchen is the centrepiece of the home which explains why so many homeowners are looking to put their own stamp on things and create a unique
space that is distinct from the ‘vanilla’ or standard options. It’s all about creating a kitchen that has warmth, charm and most of all a personality
of its own.