Kitchen Remodels Using Retro and Vintage Appliances
Kitchen remodeling can involve the addition or removal of certain items in the kitchen or even both. One does not have to dig hard into their pockets in order to give their kitchens a totally new look. In case of vintage kitchens or those in any other design style, the use of retro or vintage appliances would play a great role in shaping up their aesthetic appeal. Unlike their counterparts made of stainless steel, these kind of appliances would add happiness and charm into the kitchens with a warm touch. While vintage appliances are originals from the past that can either be refurbished or in good shape but with an aging look as scratches on their surfaces whereas retro ones are new models that are designed to mimic the original pieces.
Restored vintage pieces that have been refurbished are perfect for remodeling the interiors of kitchens. They are given various color tones making it easier to pick a piece that can easily mesh into the kitchen interior. Choosing one in a bold hue can add color and interest in the kitchen with a vintage touch. Appliances with fun colors and classic shapes can easily be found in various retro sources in the market.
There are various brands of vintage appliances from different times in the past that one need to be familiar with before setting out to select some to furnish their kitchen interiors. It is important to focus on the appliances from a specific historical time that interest the homeowner. Some top brands to watch out for are Hotpoint, Wedgewood, Frigidaire and Chambers among others. This warm vintage kitchen features a classic stove that has been refurbished for a pre-colonial look and feel.
Vintage appliances that have been restored can be quite expensive though one can find non-refurbished ones at affordable costs. These can be found from various sources such as vintage markets or dealers in such items from the past. From these sources, one can find vintage appliances such as stoves, refrigerators, wall ovens. Microwaves and even dishwashers of distinct color tones, sizes and even styles. Some of the appliances such as the one in this photo look simple with clean lines and their unique shapes make them classic and very stylish.Back To Top.