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Micro Apartment Ideas Part 2

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The Architects and designers around the world are creating innovative space – saving ideas called Micro apartments. This includes energy efficient, modular storage, latest technology such as keyless entry, micro ambient lighting and generous bed space for two people with convertible sofa.

Here are few examples of micro apartment, This is the Part 2 of this tittle, for part 1 CLICK

A home­-office hybrid Hotel. Image : Concrete Amsterdam

Suspended bed, large dining table and a urban-art staircase. Image : Home-Designing

A multi-functional loft transforms a small condo into a dynamic space in urban San Francisco. Image : Icosa Design

Newly completed Carmel Place in New York city ranging in area from 260-360 sqft. Image : Narchitects

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Bedroom with glass partition. Image : Svensk fast

Newly completed Carmel Place in New York city ranging in area from 260-360 sqft. Image : Narchitects

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What is Kitchen work triangle?

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The Kitchen work triangle or The Golden triangle is a concept that was developed in early 20th century, when kitchens were very compact and appliances were very large. It connects the Cooktop (or) Stove, Refrigerator and Sink, these three points and the imaginary lines between them makes triangle and got this name work triangle, no element such as island blog the flow. This seventy year old design is still something worth considering while designing or remodeling a kitchen.

Illustration of Kitchen work triangle – Image : Preservationproperties

Some different types of triangles – Image : Urbanoutfitters

According to the guidance of the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), each leg of the triangle should measure between 4 and 9 feet, the sum of the three sides of the triangle should not exceed 26 feet. You should consider the location of workspace, islands, bars and other kitchen features while designing on work triangle to ensure functionality. Nowadays kitchen is not about just for cooking, it becomes multi-functional as sharing space with living and dining rooms for eating, working and entertaining so, the new idea called kitchen work zone design is evolved from existing work triangle.

Some of the kitchen designed considering work triangle are…

Consider the location of kitchen features while designing – Image : Sandiegoarchitects

 The sum of the three sides of the triangle should not exceed 26 feet – Image : Roomaholic

Triangle should measure between 4 and 9 feet – Image : Dreamstime

Nowadays kitchen becomes multi-functional – Image : Dreamstime

Today’s kitchen are large when compared to olden days – Image : Gettyimages

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12 Kitchen Countertops design and materials

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Kitchen countertops is the center point of attraction in kitchen, it impact the overall look and function of kitchen since where all the actions taken place. It can be made from a wide range of materials available in market, it is very tricky to choose the right materials for your countertops. Some of the most used materials are,

  • Quartz
  • Granite
  • Laminate
  • Marble
  • Concrete
  • Soapstone
  • Wood
  • Glass
  • Stainless steel
  • Ceramic tiles
  • Travertine

Quartz also called as (Engineered Stone) Countertop. Image : Blogsweeten

Granite Countertops. Image : Colonialmarble

 

Laminate Countertops – Image : Bathroomsfirst

Marble Countertops – Image : Coastalshows

Concrete Countertops Image : Domino

Soapstone Countertops – Image : Hgtv

 

Wood Countertop – Image : Freshome

Glass Countertops – Image : Innovatebuildingsolutions

Stainless Steel Countertops – Image : Freshome

Ceramic tiles Countertops – Image : Istockphoto

Travertine Countertops – Image : Roombay

Stainless Steel Countertops – Image : Domino

 

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12 Best Bold colour scheme for your rooms

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The best way to start making a room look larger is paint the wall, the colors makes a major impact on how you feel. The great color scheme gives more inspiring energy. it is somewhat tricky when it comes down to select a best pair of bold colors so, we have arranged a different combinations of bold colors for rooms.

 

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Penny tiles flooring

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Sometimes, the greatness of a space can be found in the smallest details. The Penny tile (also known as a Penny round) is a small tile in a round or hexagonal shape that can help you making kitchens and small bathrooms look larger. Penny tiles are often spotted in historic homes, now they are making a comeback, these charming little rounds / hexagonal are fresh and invigorating in many spaces even in modern foyer or entryway floors.

Single colour of penny tile can deliver a clean, conservative look, and broad range of coloured tiles arranged in an interesting patterns gives a showy effect. They’re also flexible enough to wrap seamlessly around curved objects. Now it’s very easy to install because of mesh sheets which are usually attached to it. You can find them in ceramic or porcelain and also in glass, stone, metal and even cock. Porcelain penny tiles are ideal medium for slippery surfaces or high-traffic areas and Ceramic penny tiles are used frequently for showers or Kitchen backsplashes.

Have you bored choosing square?

Let’s take a look at some Bathrooms and Kitchens with Penny Tiles, which make you to fall in love…!!!

 

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What are the standard dimensions for kitchen and dining?

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If you are in the process of planning out new kitchen and dining spaces, you may be searching what are the standard height of your tables, chairs, shelves, counters etc. These dimensions will impact your daily life, an inch can make a huge difference in sitting or working so, it’s good to have a basic understanding how measurement will make your space more comfortable and always remember comfort is new king.

Kitchen countertop

Standard height of Kitchen counters are around 36 inches including the countertop material. The height for a bar or dual-level island is typically 42 to 43 inches. 15 inches above countertop level is a good microwave height.

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Counter stools & chairs

A standard height of counter stool is 24 inches from the floor to the seat. A counter chair may measure from 24 to 26 inches as standard height, counter chair might have a seat back and arm rest. Swivels are also available. Bar stools measure between 28 to 30 inches height.

Dining tables

Dining tables are standard at 30 inches, bar height tables are generally around 42 inches. Some older vintage, antique tables are 28.5 to 29.5 inches. Round table with 50 inches or less diameter are best for navigation and conversation.

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Dining room chair

Dining chair heights are typically 17 to 19 inches from floor to seat. If you would like armchairs, its height may vary by style so, ensure the armchairs fit comfortably under the table. Allow atleast 30 inches of space for chair extension.

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Some of other useful dimensions for kitchen

  • 15 inches above countertop level is a good microwave height.
  • 15 inches of countertop on each side of a cooktop and refrigerator.
  • 24 inches is the the average base cabinet depth
  • 25 inches is the average countertop depth
  • 36 inches is the ideal prep area next to your cooktop
  • 12 inches is the standard depth for upper cabinet
  • 15 – 18 inches is the standard distance between countertop and wall mount cabinet
  • The standard hood height is 30 to 33 inches.

The kitchen is one of the best home improvements to invest in, as it will increase the overall value of your space dramatically so, every details must to be perfect. For more comfort and relaxed lifestyle keep dimensions standard.

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