Kitchen decoration is a very important part of home decor. Many friends may overlook many details while decorating. Often they care only about beauty, but forget about practicality. Today, editor will share with you precautions you need to know when renovating a kitchen.
1. Kitchen lighting
Waterproof lamps should be used for kitchen lights, and waterproof insulation tape should be strictly used for line connections to prevent water vapor from entering, causing short circuits and fires. Kitchen lighting should be divided into two levels: one is general lighting of kitchen, and other is local lighting of working area.
2. Kitchen area
The usable area of the kitchen should be moderate, if it is too large, it will be wasteful, and if it is too small, it will be cramped. A reasonable area of the kitchen is about 10 square meters, and lighting and ventilation of kitchen must be provided. If area is large enough, a small dining table can be placed, which will save space of restaurant.
3. Kitchen ceiling
Fireproof, heat-resistant and easy-care materials should be chosen for kitchen tops and wall surfaces. For kitchen ceiling, it is recommended to choose a waterproof ceiling, which is both beautiful and will not affect the use.
4. Kitchen tiles
When choosing wall tiles for kitchen, consider intensity of indoor lighting. If it is too bright or too dark, matte and light-colored tiles should be chosen to avoid light pollution and visual fatigue. In addition to color and gloss, floor tiles should also pay attention to convenience. Anti-slip tiles should be chosen, and interface should be small to prevent dirt from accumulating and easy to clean.
5. Smoke problem in kitchen
The height of hood should be set according to height of user, and distance between hood and oven should not exceed 60 cm. Installing hood after cabinet can cause problems, so it is best to install it at same time as cabinet.