Hot Trends in Apartments -Part 2- Kitchens

by Bill Foster on February 20, 2013

This is the second installment of what we are hearing and seeing in Apartment design both at seminars and in the field.

As you might notice, much of what is happening in single family residential design is also finding its way into the Multi-family world.  There is also a significant segment of the population that now appreciates the flexibility and location of apartments that until a few years ago was occupying single family homes which is also driving these expectations.

Kitchen Trends

What’s Hot and New?

Countertops: Silestone, Quartz

Hardware: Polished Chrome, Modern Pulls

Cabinetry: Walnut or White, European Styles

Flooring: Luxury Vinyl Tile Planks, Textured Tiles

Wall Finishes: Subway Tile, Stainless Backsplashes

 

Still Popular:

Countertops: Granite

Hardware: Brushed Chrome, Nickel

Cabinetry: Espresso or Spice colors

Flooring: Hardwoods or Ceramic Tile

Wall Finishes: Glass Mosaic

 

Definitely Out:

Laminates, Maple Cabinets, Freezer on top Fridges

Originally posted 2012-10-31 00:12:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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