Designing your kitchen can be a fun and fulfilling experience. From the planning stages to the installation, completing each step is like leveling up in a video game and at the end, you’re rewarded with a gorgeous kitchen, customized to your liking! Sometimes, the kitchen design game can get tricky and we get stuck, so we look for cheat codes to help us get through.
We’re here to help you throughout the kitchen design process and give you tips for designing your very own Pinterest-perfect kitchen so those tricky levels are a little easier to accomplish. To help make your next kitchen remodel a breeze and turn your Pinterest board inspiration into reality, we’ve narrowed down some of our favorites to bring you 3 must-haves in the kitchen. Elevate your culinary experience with our favorite kitchen staples.
Countertop space is premium real estate and if you’re looking to clear off your counters to make more room for food prep, a microwave drawer oven may help. Microwave drawer ovens allow for flexible placement and can be installed below an island, peninsula, standard cabinetry, or below a wall oven.
Microwave drawers are elegant, low-profile appliances that combine functionality and accessibility. As you’re upgrading your kitchen design, weigh the Pros and Cons of Microwave Drawer Ovens to find the right microwave oven to meet your needs.
Smart technology is here and ready to stay. From smart lighting to smart door locks, there’s something for every room of the house – including the kitchen. As you are adding smart devices to your home, consider expanding your smart home efforts into the kitchen to experience the benefits of smart appliances.
How can I use smart appliances in the kitchen?
- Dishwasher: The SDW6767HS features remote operations by Alexa voice commands with the Amazon Alexa app. Skip the control panel and use your mobile device to start & stop, set options, and check the status of your dishwasher in your smart home.
- Microwave: When you’re looking for a microwave drawer oven or a countertop microwave oven, add a microwave oven that compliments your smart home. Whether you’re using Alexa voice commands or Sharp Kitchen App (available on the App Store® and Google Play), enjoy hands-free cooking.
- Steam Oven: The Sharp Smart Combi Built-In Steam Oven uses a Hybrid Convection System that circulates the hot air, steam, and super steam through a damper duct system. Heat is delivered through the upper and back of the oven, as well as the top of the oven. With its overall versatility and smart features, the Sharp SSC2489GS Smart Combi Built-In Steam Oven is an ideal addition to your modern kitchen.
- Air Purifier: Monitor your Home’s Air Quality and adjust settings remotely using the SHARP AIR App (available on the App Store® and Google Play). Compatible with Amazon Echo and other Alexa-enabled devices to allow voice control.
Stainless steel appliances have been a staple in kitchens for years. The sleek appearance pairs beautifully with many kitchen designs and can be a showstopper. Not only are stainless steel appliances great to look at, but they are also practical and durable.
The Sharp French 4-Door Counter-Depth Refrigerator with Water Dispenser (SJG2254FS) is equipped with a Fingerprint Resistant Exterior and a spacious and sleek interior finish. Resist smudges and fingerprints with a surface that easily wipes clean (perfect for those with little ones)!