Looking to give you kitchen a facelift but you don’t want to go through a whole big renovation? Open shelving might be the thing for you. Continue reading to find out why you should be taking advantage of this current trend!
𝟏) 𝐈𝐧𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞𝐬 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐬𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐠𝐞 𝐨𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬
Upper kitchen cabinets can be pretty helpful, however they can also be quite awkward at times. Some cabinets can be too narrow to fit certain dishes side-by-side, however with open shelving, your space isn’t generally split into compartments. This means you can fit everything next to each other whilst still maintaining a modern & relaxed look.
𝟐) 𝐒𝐡𝐨𝐰 𝐨𝐟𝐟 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐝𝐢𝐬𝐡𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐞
Open-shelving is a great way to display a matching dishware collection that’s far too nice to be sat behind a cabinet door!
This is a budget-friendly option for those wanting a new look. New cabinets aren’t cheap, but this is an economical project that can be done in a day, yet makes a huge difference when done well.
𝟒) 𝐌𝐚𝐤𝐞𝐬 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐬𝐩𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐚𝐩𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐫 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐧
Open shelving can have the illusion of creating a space that’s bigger & brighter by letting more light circulate within the space, generally making it a more inviting room.
𝟓) 𝐖𝐞𝐥𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐨 𝐠𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐬
This is great for when you have friends over, as they don’t have to ask where certain things are in your kitchen. Cups, dishes & anything else you utilise on the open shelf is in plain view.