The kitchen is an important source of food, comfort, family, and togetherness. Often, families enjoy spending time preparing a meal together or simply sitting at the dining table and going over the tasks of the day. The newest trends allow for more connection with technology, as well as an alternative to some traditional cooking methods which may inspire you towards a healthier and more productive lifestyle. For 2019, the kitchen will perfectly blend form and function and technology will become increasingly present, helping to make day to day life a little easier.
Induction cooktops are the perfect combination of sleek design and modern technology. Sporting a clean looking glass top induction cooktops utilize electromagnetic fields to heat up magnetic objects on its surface. These stoves rely on heat created by electromagnetic Using these electromagnetic fields induction cooktops don’t heat up the surface of the glass, only the magnetic surface on it. This means that your cooktop is safer as you won’t burn yourself if you accidentally touch it. It does, however, mean that you need induction compatible cookware. If a magnet will stick to it, you are good to go!
The main trend for 2019 kitchen appliances is the continued usage for incorporation of technology. This has led us to the introduction of smart appliances as its popularity is increasing constantly, a more common option is Bluetooth communication. It’s easy to start a meal from afar without having to worry about staying close to the stovetop at all times. Kitchen tech is endless and will keep on evolving, but smart appliances, built-in Bluetooth speakers and automatic lighting will soon become everyday necessities.
Refrigerators are getting a huge upgrade in 2019. This is probably one of the biggest all-around style and utility changes in the entire kitchen. Refrigerators are about to become versatile and doubly functional.
First, let’s talk about color. Black matte finishes are the thing to expect in 2019. Next, there will be a combination of food zones which compartmentalise the different types of food you wish to store. Some food zones will be flexible, while others are specific to a certain ingredient.
You can also expect that refrigerators will make handles a thing of the past. Incorporation with smart technology will give refrigerators an auto assist feature to streamline your kitchen processes.
You can go with stainless steel or other finish to make your fridge pop, or you can make them flow seamlessly with your kitchen and design the doors to look like your cabinetry.
Sustainability is the process of maintaining change in a balanced environment, in which the exploitation of resources, the direction of investments, the orientation of technological development and institutional change are all in harmony and enhance both current and future potential to meet human needs and aspirations. In 2019, we will be seeing durable materials and designs continue to grow in popularity. Developments in design and an increased focus on sustainability mean the need for quality furniture that is environmentally friendly remains a priority for many, and we’ll be seeing durable materials and designs continue to grow in popularity.
In 2019, we are just getting started with an integrated pattern into the kitchen, and these tiles allow us to choose color and decoration. Though we’ve seen our fair share of various countertop materials come and go, the popularity of brilliant quartz finishes continues to have no end in sight as it remains one of our client’s most frequently requested materials, and for good reason.
And besides a great timeless look, quartz is virtually indestructible as it produces a harder surface – just be sure to avoid excessive heat as hot pots can damage the material easily. As we go through into colored cabinets, we are embracing concrete as a neutral element whether as countertops, floors or even range. Using quartz or stone slabs for backsplash minimizes grout and maintenance, and simplifies the overall look. Low-maintenance ultra-compact surfaces are also becoming the new normal. they are essentially indestructible, winning over the hearts of busy families.