While kitchens have been majorly functional spaces of the home for the last several years, with changing trends, they have come to become very design specific and stylish. It is easy to overlook many aspects when designing a kitchen, and care should be taken to ensure that one doesn’t compromise on utility for aesthetics. Our HomeLane Kitchen Design Expert warns about the 4 most common mistakes we make when it comes to kitchen storage and how they can be averted.
Black Kitchens are stark, stylish, blend in with other colors and accessories, and are easier to clean and maintain. Black also helps in differentiating the cooking space from the rest of the home, especially in open plan kitchens. Solid, understated and elegant, this Portofino L-shaped Modular Kitchen in matte black adds a […]
HomeLane‘s kitchen design expert reiterates 6 design mistakes that most homeowners make and which can be avoided, in order to create kitchens that combine practicality and elegance. It is not for nothing that kitchens are considered the life of a home. Despite our different lifestyles, for the majority of us, kitchens […]
Cabinetry has always been a focal point for contemporary kitchens. While European kitchens use less upper cabinets, Indian kitchens have a mixed sensibility, and work kitchen cabinetry around other aspects, mainly the shape of the room, kitchen structure, window positions and most importantly vaastu. Compiled below, are a few handy tips […]
Corian Countertops are glamorous and look deceivingly similar to marble and granite, but these are the only attributes that they share. The look and finish of this material makes it a very sought after option for designing kitchen countertops. Also called ‘Solid surface countertops’, corian is a blend of acrylic […]
Kitchen planning is simplified by breaking down the entire design process into easy doable steps, ensuring that you have everything covered, and have all your relevant questions sorted out. This checklist is handy when planning your dream kitchen. Planning a dream kitchen for your home can be a daunting task. Despite having a clear idea […]
Marble is a time-honored choice for kitchen countertops. Its versatility and elegance make it a classic option for any type of kitchen. Marble is solid, dependable and has been used since centuries. Along with its positive attributes however, are a few downsides that make this material a countertop option that […]
Kitchen Cabinets are the built-in furniture in a kitchen, that provides storage for food, utensils, cooking equipment and other serving dishes and silverware.
HomeLane design expert Mahashweta tells you some of the things to bear in mind before jumping right in to build the kitchen of your choice. Making a note of these, will help you go about your kitchen construction in a step-by-step way, and help you plan for it better.
Small is considered cluttered and oppressive most times, but who says it can’t be beautiful!
When it comes to kitchens, small is the norm in many Indian homes, be it a small galley kitchen in an apartment or an elongated corridor space adjoining the dining area in your independent home. The lack of expansiveness and ensuing compact space in Small Kitchens, are a challenge to designers and homeowners alike, yet there are endless possibilities to be creative and experiment while designing them.