There is something nostalgic about traditional kitchens. Timeless design with classic finishing, a traditional kitchen is guaranteed to make any house a home. Functionality is built right into the design of traditional kitchens, boasting spacious cabinets in rich oak wood, a deluxe range cooker or a plush French door fridge freezer. Often they feature large areas of work surface, in intricate granite or quartz stone and those who have a large area to install their kitchen in may choose to make an island unit the centre of their kitchen.
Traditional kitchens are brimming with character and effortless style. They ooze comfort and familiarity and are a true staple in a family home. A traditional kitchen can be an enjoyable place to cook and enjoy food and to gather with family and friends. Gleaming copper pans, delicately stacked china and collections of crystal glassware can all enjoy both a prime display in the kitchen and also full functionality and use in the kitchen. Every individual item in a traditional kitchen adds a small part of your own personality and also adds to the character of the kitchen itself.
Simplicity Of Traditional kitchens
Whilst the attraction of incorporating complex modern technology into your kitchen is definitely strong, there’s a certain beauty in the simplicity of a traditional kitchen. Despite the intricate and ornate flairs, there is an uncomplicated and down-to-earth feel about this homely living space.
However, that is not to say that you cannot introduce a few modern twists into your traditional kitchen. Installing a large stainless steel cooker hood can complement a traditional kitchen surprisingly well. Or if you have high ceilings you could make the most of them by suspending contemporary pendant lights from them.
Why choose a traditional kitchen?
Whether you prefer the rustic charm of a country style traditional kitchen, the opulent warmth of Tuscan style kitchen or the simple metal and enamel accents of a utilitarian style traditional kitchen, there are so many ways that you can make the kitchen your own. With a vast choice of colours, woods, doors, handles and fixtures, down to the very last detail you can put your own stamp of individuality on your kitchen.