Elements to consider for a luxury kitchen
The kitchen has always been one of the most important rooms in a house. It is where people spend most of their time throughout the day and it is also a place where family and friends get together. It is a space that needs to be practical while also having a nice aesthetic and an air of luxury. Current trends in architecture focus on the kitchen by adding various layout elements that make it one of the most important rooms in the house.
Did you know that cooking at home is still the preferred way to prepare a meal for 98% of Americans? A lot of the time cooking and eating is spent primarily at home so having a great space to do so is crucial for any homeowner. Luxury kitchens have a beautiful design while not sacrificing great open layouts and overall functionality.
At Paradisa, our team of architects and designers focus on creating kitchens that meet our clients needs. Here are some of the elements that we consider when creating a luxury kitchen:
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Material selection makes all the difference when creating a functional and luxurious kitchen that will become an ideal space for any family. Luxury kitchen designs combine high-quality materials with smart technologies, smart lighting and more. We opt for quartz countertops in our kitchens since it offers the look, feel, and superior functionality. Quartz countertops are also of highly non-porous quality which makes it an ideal surface for food preparation! It is scratch resistant, less prone to staining, and unlikely to harbor bacteria and viruses. Material selection is what can transform a normal kitchen into a beautiful space.
Taking the time to really think about the most efficient layout for a kitchen can make all the difference. Considering how we use kitchen space for things such as daily use, but also entertaining, can provide the key as to how to plan the space for efficient flow and storage. Open layouts provide easy access to different spaces such as the living room and dining room while also allowing light to shine through. Another essential feature is having great storage! We focus on maximizing storage space while inherently contributing to the feel and functionality of our kitchens. Having high quality cabinetry in our homes is crucial for organizational design so that you can live your life clutter free.
A luxurious kitchen is a smart and efficient kitchen. Focusing on having efficient HVAC systems, lighting, water heating and insulation are not only a nod towards the environment but also saves you money. Energy efficient kitchens will reduce your bills while also providing great comfort and accessibility for its users. Many of our projects at Paradisa include an effective high-performing HVAC system with appropriately sized equipment and efficiently run ductwork that saves energy.
Kitchens are an essential part of any home, which is why their design and layout should always be a priority when building. The element to always keep in mind is material selection. Finding a material that not only looks nice but also is durable and great for food preparation.
An efficient layout can also transform a kitchen. Having easy access and open layouts into other rooms in the house such as the dining room can elevate the kitchen’s functionality and make it a great place to spend time with family and friends. Lastly, a luxury kitchen is a smart kitchen. Focusing on energy efficiency is another fantastic element that not only is sustainable, but it makes the owner’s lives easier.