Pay close attention to details
To give your small kitchen a good look, you should pay close attention to details like intricate bracketed moldings and drawers. You can choose to paint your cabinets with a bold color that will grab the attention of guests and create the illusion of space in your small kitchen.
Open up the space
Open up some space by removing the wall between the small kitchen and living room. You may lose some cupboard space doing this but this opens up the oppertunity to add in an island, breakfast bar or eat in kitchen area.
Brighten the space
Even though you have a small kitchen, you will need sufficient amount of lighting in this area. You can choose to add pendant lights to brighten up the area even more. A skylight is also a great option to brighten up your small kitchen with natural light.
Folding breakfast bars, or stools that slide under the counter top can create room and be useful for the times that you need it and put out of the way for the times you don't. There are also lots of options in butterfly dining tables and embellished folding chairs for those tight spaces.
Have floating shelves
No matter how much space you have, it is always insufficient for storage. Hanging floating shelves will your small kitchen look clutter-less along with displaying your beautiful glassware, dishes or decorative kitchen items.
Use light colors
Try and select light coloured tiles for your small kitchen. The cabinets can also be colored in light shades. By doing this, you will be able to create the illusion of a brighter and larger surface area.
Keep the cooking area free
Do not have too many gadgets like the mixer, toaster etc. near the stove. This will make it very inconvenient for you to cook as well as looking cluttered.
You can do many things to upgrade the look and efficiency of your small kitchen. These are only some of the many small kitchen remodeling ideas. You can get more kitchen renovation tips from professionals who have a lot of experience in Calgary home renovations.