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New trends in kitchen design

on Monday,March 07,2011 20:03

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Homeowners who are interested in the latest fashion design when it comes to their kitchens are in luck - The Los Angeles Times recently covered some of the hottest fads that are currently popping up in residences across the country.

The first is a simple and elegant approach, which is overtaking the previously elaborate design scheme in many kitchens. More households are favoring clean lines that are appealing to a wider audience.

A table-like counter has become a common addition in some eating spaces as well. More families are relying on the kitchen as a sitting place for everyday meals because it saves space and can offer extra storage.

Natural and energy-saving renovations are becoming popular, too. The news source reports that wood and granite countertops are becoming a staple of many houses, as well as LED lighting. Lighting itself is changing as well, with contemporary and decorative bulbs emerging as affordable and stylish improvements.

Interior designers are becoming more involved in many of their projects, especially when it comes to architecture. This means that the position is becoming integral to many different renovations and employment is expected to grow faster than in other fields.

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