Blue will always reminds us of the sea and the warm summer sky. It brings us calmness and cool breeze of the wind. Adding a touch of blue will make your hellish day in your kitchen seems tolerable and in fact, blue calms down emotion so it belongs to the cool tone of colors against hot yellow and orange. If you are seeking for tranquility in your kitchen, adding blue cabinets will do just the thing for your kitchen. And if you still have no idea of what to do with it, you can check on these blue kitchen cabinets tips.
Too much is overwhelming. Having a set of blue kitchen cabinets does not mean that you have to paint the rest of the kitchen with any shades of blue. It will make your kitchen seems obscured underwater and seems monotonously cold. Combine your blue cabinets with other contrasting colors such as yellow, green, black, grey or brown and crème for the variations. Remember to use the brighter and darker tricks for variations of colors some furniture will not be over shadowed by the others.
If you have smaller kitchen, you better paint your cabinets in lighter blue color and merge it with crème or gray or even brighter green wall to make your kitchen seems bigger. As for bigger kitchen, you can paint your kitchen cabinets in to darker blue to give the focal point in your kitchen. Give some accents of brown or golden for your classy country kitchen look, or just let it be sleek and plain for your modern classy kitchen look. Having a little spot of blue in your backsplash will give sparks to your blue kitchen cabinets. You can choose blue patterned murals or a little bit of blue in your mosaic kitchen backsplash.
If your want to paint your cabinets into blue kitchen cabinets, you have to consider what is the final theme will be. If you want a classic look, you may not need to sand them, just directly apply paint which can stick without sanding, they are sold in stores. Paint them with basic blue color first and add some accents with brown. If sanding is fine with you, you can smooth them and paint them all in blue and add some golden accent on it. Do not hesitate to use rough brush to give your kitchen table some personalities.
Your blue kitchen cabinets can be your sapphire in your kitchen if you choose the right furniture and kitchen appliances colors to match. Make sure that your kitchen cabinets do not get swallowed by the other furniture.