Kitchen Design Trends

Ultra Violet Wins Color of the Year–2018

Kitchen Design Trends

Different colors have different meanings and they promote different feelings. Some are relaxing colors and promote calmness. Others are more aggressive and promote action. The color purple is unique in that it combines the fierce energy of red and the calm stability of blue. The fact that Pantone has chosen Ultra Violet for its color of the year is very exciting for Kitchen and Bath Creations–it can be a great color choice for either the kitchen or the bathroom!

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Kitchen Design with Pets in Mind

Pet-Friendly Kitchen Design Ideas

Pet Friendly Kitchen Design - KBC Direct

For a kitchen that’s truly the “heart” and “hub” of the home, don’t forget Fluffy and Fido! With our kitchens acting so much like a “family room,” we like to create designs with your furry pals in mind.

Here are some great ideas to make your kitchen a warm and inviting space for family and pets alike.

Safety First

Pets can be very curious and love to explore. A good kitchen design can help keep them safe from daily hazards.

Here are a few safety tips:

  • Protect your cat’s paws from a hot stovetop with an induction hob or stove burner covers.
  • Prevent your dog from chewing through electrical cords with good cable management. Trunking is an excellent way to eliminate dangling wires and gives a neat, professional-looking finish to your décor.
  • Keep bins covered inside a cabinet to prevent pets from coming into contact with dangerous waste and foods.
  • Always check your washing machine and dryer for snoozing pets before operating.
  • Store all sharp objects such as knives and tools well out of reach.

Let your KBC Kitchen Designer know what type of pet you have and your concerns.

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