Statewide Remodeling grey tile backsplash on white cabinetry

The New Year is right around the corner – have you thought about your New Year’s resolution? We've heard a few people say their resolution is to remodel their outdated kitchen in 2013. It’s not unusual to focus your time and energy on remodeling your kitchen because kitchens are no longer just a place to cook delicious meals. Instead, kitchens are now the gathering place for friends and family, especially when entertaining for the holidays. Below are a few great ideas for creating a unique and trendy kitchen to enjoy in 2013!

Put a little shimmer in your kitchen Who doesn't like to look at something shiny? You can create a shimmering room with stainless steel appliances and shiny granite counter tops. With just the right amount of shimmer and the right lighting, wood floors appear to glow when the light is reflected from the ceiling. Dark back-splashes, counter tops  and shiny appliances help the wood floors and cabinets stand out and sparkle. Add a creative and unique backsplash Adding a unique tile backsplash can give your kitchen personality and style. Not only does a backsplash make your kitchen pop, it also makes clean-up after meals a cinch! If you splash some spaghetti sauce on it, don’t worry. Just wet a rag, wipe the tiles, and carry on making your delicious meal. Put in new flooring Statewide Remodeling kitchen with open cabinetryNew tile or wood flooring can make a huge difference in the way your kitchen looks. Many people prefer the look of real wood, but if you’re on a budget, laminate flooring is an affordable option. If you currently have wood flooring that you enjoy, but want a different look, consider painting it with durable floor paint to really make your kitchen unique. If you need help picking out the right color, we’re here to help. Open cabinets

Show off what you've got! A hot design trend right now is open cabinetry. You can display whatever beautiful objects you like, from wine glasses to floral arrangements – make it unique to your taste. You can also combine open shelving with frosted or wavy glass doors to create a variety and focal point in the kitchen. Keep in mind, with open cabinetry you have to stay organized. So, keep your junk in the junk drawer.

Whatever your resolution may be, Statewide Remodeling can help you bring in the New Year with an updated kitchen. Read about our Kitchen Remodeling process and how we can help you create a beautiful, functional space that reflects your style and personality.