Kitchens are made to bring families together. Something that is cropping up this year is a highly personalized kitchen. If you plan on staying in your house for years consider modifying the kitchen just for you and your family. Below are just a couple of examples of ways others are personalizing their kitchen.
Try a wood backsplash for your kitchen sink.
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Pet bowls can be tripping hazards or just unsightly. Instead of the setup below consider building them into the base of your kitchen island. This will help keep them out of peoples way and hidden a little bit.
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Add a bit of opulence in your kitchen lighting or add some character with some more modern lighting.
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Making your kitchen personalized can turn a house into a home or give you a new reason to love where you live. Whatever you decide to do in your space make it yours.