As with many things over the years, kitchen design trends have evolved. More than ever there have been changing social dynamics and technological advances that have contributed to the changes we are seeing in kitchen design trends. With all that considered, however, every year brings a new mix of kitchen design trends to make your space its most stylish and 2021 will be no different. So, if you have been dreaming of sleek new countertops for your kitchen or you’re looking for some design inspiration for a little spruce up, here are a few kitchen trends for 2021 to consider.
Light Color Quartz Countertops
Light color quartz countertops lead the way for both kitchen and bathroom vanities. According to the NKBA, quartz countertops are preferred by 58% of consumers, remaining the overwhelming material choice for the next three years. Why is that? Quartz kitchen countertops come in a variety of stunning designs while also being super durable and easy to care for. Quartz countertops also give you a great return on your investment in a kitchen remodel.
Smart Kitchen Design Trends
Use of technology in the kitchen continues to grow. One of the biggest trends you may see in 2021 is homeowners and designers making kitchens more energy efficient and technologically advanced. High on the list of additions were various detectors for flooding, electric power failures and gas leaks as well as voice-activated lighting controls.
Large Kitchen Islands
When looking towards what will be trending in 2021, layouts that allow homeowners to accommodate working from home and areas where kids will be able to complete their schoolwork will likely remain strong. L-shaped designs with large islands that also function as dining tables were among one of the major layout themes identified. If you are looking for the perfect countertop for your kitchen design, at Stoneworks we have a variety of surfaces that will fit your design and lifestyle needs.
2021 Clean Style Trends
Clean, organic, natural kitchens with recycled materials has moved up into the top three kitchen design style trends for 2021. There has also been an increase for a minimalist environment with the need for cleanable, adaptable and functional spaces. If you are thinking about renovating your kitchen in 2021, consider updating your countertops with low maintenance material like quartz or an ultra compact surface. We also carry high-quality recycled glass countertops as another durable and eco-friendly option.
Supporting Businesses Near You
2020 has made many of us reflect on where we shop and source things for our home. With that in mind, a 2021 kitchen trend to consider is checking out local fabricators and stone suppliers near you when renovating your kitchen, bathroom or other area of the home. At Stoneworks we are proud to provide countertop fabrication and installation services to North Carolina, Florida and New York, including areas such as Charlotte, Tampa, Largo and Newburgh.
For more information on how to start your 2021 kitchen or bathroom renovation or how to incorporate some of these kitchen design trends in your project contact us or schedule and appointment to visit one of our countertop showrooms located in Largo, Charlotte, or Newburgh!
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