Kitchen Furniture - Top Pieces and Bargin Buys
What's Hot in the Kitchen?
Kitchen furniture has come a long way in recent years traditionally most pieces were made from wood but now you can find a wide range of furnishings crafted from metals, glass, synthetics and laminates.
Wood is still one of the favored classics for kitchen tables, kitchen chairs and kitchen stools but other materials can be less expensive, more comfortable, and durable as well as providing more of a contemporary look.
The range of kitchen furniture has also increased in recent years, with items such as kitchen islands (fixed or portable), chrome wine trolleys and kitchen carts increasing in popularity with kitchen designers and homeowners.
If storage space is at a premium in your kitchen, an island or cart can provide an excellent solution, providing extra storage space and work top room. Kitchen islands can look fantastic with a granite worktop that compliments your existing countertops or a cart can look great with a natural wood worktop with an aluminum frame.
Bar stools and breakfast bar seats have also become more popular in recent years with many households now using breakfast bars and kitchen islands instead of more formal dining areas.
Where Do You Go To Find Discount Kitchen Furniture?
1. Garage Sales:
These are great places to find bargains, but make sure you have plenty of cash on hand. Keep an eye out for items that might need only need to be sanded down, varnished, stained or painted to give them a new look.
2. Online Auctions:
Online auctions are very convenient because you can search for furniture at anytime of the night or day from the comfort of your own home. Make sure you ask plenty of questions and conduct some price-comparison research, before you place a bid.
3. Warehouse Outlet Sales:
Many large retailers have annual warehouse sales, where furniture can be drastically reduced. Find out when they’re likely to take place and it could be worth the wait.