Quick Kitchen Makeover – How Handles, Pulls and Knobs Can Change Your Look
Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014 01:22
Written by bkshowplace
Thursday, 17 April 2014 09:19
If you long for a new look in your kitchen but now is not the time to invest in remodeling or refacing, simply changing the handles, pulls and knobs can be all it takes to give your fixtures and fittings a new lease of life.
Getting the Right Look
With so many different styles and finishes available it’s difficult to know which ones to choose. For example, here are just a few of the finishes available on many kitchen handle ranges:
Getting the right look comes down to finding a range that gives your kitchen the fresh new feel you want while blending in with your existing fixtures.
Top Makeover Tips
Kitchen and interior designers suggest using your existing kitchen appliances to guide your hardware choices. For example, bronze knobs provide a perfect contrast to black kitchen appliances and brushed nickel handles complement stainless steel appliances beautifully.
There are no hard and fast rules and it’s all about individual style but one piece of advice all designers give is to match the finish of any new hardware on kitchen cabinets to the finish of any existing and exposed hardware such as hinges. Otherwise, the sky is the limit and a browse through our featured hardware manufacturers will give you all the inspiration you need to get creative.