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Stylish Kitchens Are Easier to Create Than You Think

In any room you decorate, you should try to draw inspiration from some place or some piece or element in the room or just outside it. In your kitchen, it's a good idea to make it a comfortable space for family gatherings, particularly if it is a large kitchen. In this kitchen, a fabulous use of prisms over the dining table by the window helps to accentuate the natural light and reflections from the counters, making it a stunning space in which to cook and eat and enjoy the family.

The use of plenty of beams helps to emphasize the architecture of the space. You can even place a TV above your refrigerator. By combining electrical appliances together in a space, you minimize the detraction. Add more storage to your existing kitchen if you can. Reface the cabinets and drawers if you can't afford to replace them or they are still in good condition. Make your dining table part of your island for maximum space saving. Put your ovens under the cabinets to maximize your counter space.

Look at using a mixture of stone, wood and metal for the most dynamic look and appeal.

Whether you're facing the remodel of your kitchen or just looking to make it more stylish, the look to have right now is smooth and polished, full of light bouncing everywhere. Hard surfaces will create this for you, especially polished stone or metal.

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Barbara Jennings is author of 10 decorating books: Decor Secrets Revealed, Rearrange It, Home Staging for Profit, Home Staging for Yourself, Arrange Your Stuff, Advanced Redesign, Pro Art Consulting, Where There's a Wall - There's a Way, The Art of Hanging Art, Great Parties! Great Homes!

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