The Best Material for Bathroom Cabinets and Countertops

Adding stone countertops to your kitchen is a great opportunity to make bold choices.

When you are renovating your home, you need to choose the right bathroom cabinets. The bathroom is one place in your home where moisture is higher than anywhere else. People are also using the space to shower to wash their hands and brush their teeth, and water sprays everywhere. 

You may not notice water, but it slowly accumulates, and the moisture can ruin the different design elements you have present. If you have new bathroom countertops, you want to make sure that they are adequately secured down, and this can be affected if there is too much moisture.

Bathroom Cabinetry Needs to Be Sturdy

When choosing bathroom cabinets, you need to remember that they should be sturdy because of the high moisture. As soon as these materials are in contact with water, they will warp and become weak. When choosing materials, make sure you get something that is moisture resistant. 

If you work with an expert in this type of renovation, they can choose the right bathroom cabinets for you and ensure that they will repel any moisture. You can also get these types of cabinetry customized to fit a specific dimension in your bathroom. The more of a custom fit that you have, the more likely moisture isn’t going to build up in gaps.

Masterbath countertop and bath
Natural stone is a great way to add protection to your counters.

Natural Stone Countertops. Moisture, Heat, and Stain Resistant 

Along with high-quality cabinetry, you want higher-quality bathroom countertops. These are also going to be moisture, heat, and stain-resistant. As the bathroom tends to be an area where people are using things like a curling iron and flat iron, the possibility for damage is high. 

These natural stone options are great stain-resistant bathroom countertops and are often available in many different styles and colors. You can get them to match the tiles on your floor and your wall, or you can get them to contrast if you want to make a bolder statement.

It’s going to be a lot easier choosing the right materials with expert help. At The Kitchen Showcase, experts can ensure you go down the right path when it comes to renovations.

6 Ways To Use The Space Above Your Cabinets

The empty space above your cupboards is an opportunity for design and storage.

Do you ever look around your home and notice empty areas and wonder what to do with them? People who don’t know how to decorate or have a background in styling often do not know how to use this empty space. 

For some kitchen design tips that will make you rethink the space, check out some decorating and storing techniques outlined below. 

3 Tips for Storage Above Cabinets

Kitchen storage is made much easier by utilizing empty space to your advantage. Check out these three storing tips:

  1. Use metal or wicker baskets to store any food or cooking utensils that you don’t have room for in any of your cupboards.
  2. Stack cookbooks and other reading material that you don’t have room for above the cabinets as it is both functional and stylish.
  3. If you have large cookware that is cumbersome and don’t use it that often, place them neatly above your cupboards. You can also put them in stylish boxes. 
Use vases and art to create style above cabinetry.
Use vases and art to create style above cabinetry.

3 Decorating Tips for Above Cabinets

Besides storing items above your cabinets, you can also use it as a space for decorating. Elevate your interior style with these three kitchen design tips:

  1. If you have tall ceilings, you can layer art pieces above your cabinets, creating a gallery wall above your cupboards. If you have only a little room, choose small family photographs and other art pieces to fill the space. 
  2. Use the space to place ornate glass vases and dishes that are stylish. They will keep them safe and look great. 
  3. Add a stylish wallpaper or colorful backsplash to the space to keep it uniform with the rest of your room. 

By utilizing these kitchen design tips, you can make much better use of the space. With ideas for kitchen storage and decoration, you will no longer be wondering what to do with the emptiness.

Make sure to contact us to find out more about remodeling ideas that can heighten style and kitchen storage.