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Top Tips to Build The Bougie Luxury Kitchen of Your Dreams

Whether you are a top chef or kitchen novice, the kitchen is the heart of the home. It is a place where families spend time eating, relaxing, and catching up after a long day. Creating a luxurious kitchen involves a combination of high-end materials, appliances, design elements, and functionality. Here’s a conceptual plan to turn your kitchen into a space that is ideal for your luxury home.

  • High-End Appliances: Invest in top-of-the-line appliances. A few popular brands include Sub-Zero, Thermador and  Wolf. This includes a professional-grade range, built-in refrigerator, wine cooler, espresso machine, ice maker and a smart dishwasher.
  • Custom Cabinetry: Install custom-made cabinetry using premium materials like solid wood, exotic veneers, or lacquered finishes. Consider features such as soft-close hinges, built-in organizers, and integrated lighting.
  • Stone Countertops: Choose luxurious countertops made of marble, granite, quartzite, or high-end engineered stone. Opt for waterfall edges or intricate patterns for added elegance.
  • Statement Lighting: Install statement light fixtures such as chandeliers, pendant lights, or LED strips to create ambiance and illuminate workspaces. Consider smart systems for convenience and additional energy efficiency.
  • Fabulous Flooring: Install high-quality flooring such as hardwood, natural stone, or luxury vinyl tiles. Consider underfloor heating for added comfort during colder months. Get lit with baseboard or under cabinet lighting to illuminate spaces from the floor up.
  • Island Time: Kitchen islands continue to be a hot trend in luxury home design. Create a spacious kitchen island with a waterfall countertop, built-in storage, trash can and seating area. Incorporate features like a built-in induction cooktop, prep sink, or butcher block for added functionality and pizazz.
  • Smart Technology: Integrate smart technology into your kitchen with features like voice-controlled appliances, touchscreen interfaces, and automated faucets. Consider a smart refrigerator with built-in cameras and Wi-Fi connectivity giving you an interactive way to post pics of your family or create your shopping list.
  • Custom Backsplash: Install a custom backsplash using premium materials like hand-painted tiles, mosaic patterns, or backlit glass. Consider adding decorative elements or a focal point to enhance visual appeal. A new top trend includes utilizing marble or quartz for a timeless look.
  • Designer Fixtures: Choose bespoke fixtures for faucets, sinks, and cabinet hardware to add a touch of luxury. Top finishes like brushed gold, polished nickel, or matte black can make a stunning, yet contemporary classic look.
  • Outdoor Kitchen: Extend your kitchen space outdoors with a fully equipped outdoor kitchen featuring a built-in grill, pizza oven, outdoor refrigerator, and dining area. Incorporate features like a pergola, outdoor fireplace, or custom landscaping for a luxurious outdoor experience.
  • Professional Design: Hire a professional interior designer or kitchen specialist to create a cohesive design that reflects your style and meets your functional needs. Consider factors such as layout, workflow, and ergonomic design principles for a kitchen that is both beautiful and practical. Paul Gray Homes interior design, Megan McGraw, with Megan McGraw Interior Design can help you with this project. Give her a call at 316-554-6321.

If you are ready to build the luxury kitchen of your dreams, contact Paul Gray Homes at 316-990-0000 today!