Keep It Simple
Do we stay or do we go?
A surprising question that a lot of home owners are finding that they are asking themselves right now.
Do you truly need to move right now or are you looking for a change?
If change is the answer, here are a couple of small change suggestions that make a huge impact:
Change the colors - We all spend most of our time in our kitchen and bath areas so it makes sense to focus on those areas first. Small changes in the kitchen and bath can make a dramatic impact. By simply applying a new paint color and updating hardware, you, the homeowner can transform the look and feel of a room. Consider adding a touch of warmth by using a soft finish with an elegant appearance such as brushed bronze.
Change the hardware - When selecting new hardware find a finish that adds a contrast to your current cabinets. The hardware is the jewelry for your cabinets so it should stand out.
Swap out the backsplash - For the kitchen it may also be a good time to add the backsplash that you have always wanted. Drama does not need to cost a ton. Find a texture that really compliments your personal taste. Try something new. How about weathered barn wood for an old world feel.
Stainless steel can be a real industrial show stopper for a more modern feel. No matter your taste simple changes can satisfy your hunger change.
Erik Kolacz is an interior designer with Contrast Design Group and has designed a closet line for Closet Works - http://www.closetworks.com/erikkolaczcollection/