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Low-Cost Kitchen Design, Here Are The Material Choices!

Many people think that making a kitchen costs super large. Indeed, it cannot be denied that building a kitchen requires a lot of money. Many materials are used in this one room. The selected material can not be origin because through these components your comfort in the kitchen can be determined. But calm, with, you can make your kitchen as you wish which certainly does not need to pay a large fee. In the market, there are many choices of cabinet-making materials. However, you still have to be careful in choosing. Know first the characteristics of each ingredient. Then adjust to your budget. What are those?

1. Cabinet Material
Many types of wood board material can be used as a basic material for making kitchen sets, ranging from multiplex/plywood, MDF (Medium Density Fiberboard), particleboard, and blockboard. As an option, you can use plywood material in the cabinet because it is stronger and more durable. The thickness of plywood in the market varies, ranging from 3 mm, 4 mm, 9 mm, and 18 mm with a standard cross-section size, which is 120 cm x 240 cm. For plywood that has several motifs, including teak or others. Each motif has its characteristics and colors. If you want to reduce costs, you can use blockboard material. Pieces of wood that are given a layer of veneer are quite fit to be used as forming material for kitchen sets.

2. Table Top
The appearance of the kitchen set also sometimes depends on the material from the tabletop. The tabletop material itself must be strong, scratch-resistant, heat and water-resistant, and has a surface that is easy to clean. You can choose tabletop materials that are available on the market, namely granite, solid surface, marble, and ceramics. You can choose granite as a tabletop material because it is stronger and gives a cool impression. Granite has a wide choice of motifs and colors that make the kitchen set look classy, luxurious, and elegant. However, the price is indeed relatively more expensive than other types of tabletop If you want to reduce the budget, you can replace granite with homogeneous tiles. The motives are diverse, so you can adjust it to the overall kitchen design.

3. Backsplash
The backsplash is a wall between the top cabinet and the tabletop or bottom cabinet. The choice of backsplash material also determines the design of the kitchen set as a whole because this section is usually the first focal point seen.
Mosaic materials and ceramics are now on the rise again. Besides having a variety of motifs with beautiful patterns, this material is also resistant to water and heat. Maintenance is also easy to do. Ceramic and mosaic prices are more affordable than glass and stainless steel.