What Defines A Luxury Kitchen?

There are numerous elements that determine what makes a kitchen ‘luxury’ and what does not. Many kitchen builders try to mimic characteristics of a luxury kitchen but neglect many of the fine details that make a truly customized kitchen. At Bow Valley Kitchens we specialize in the finer details that transform a kitchen into a luxurious area to dine, cook and enjoy.

If you are looking for a luxurious kitchen renovation or remodel for your home, come visit one of our kitchen showrooms for a kitchen consultation. We have outlined numerous elements that define a luxury kitchen and the factors that separate a luxury kitchen from a stock or semi-stock kitchen.

Luxury kitchen designs utilize high-quality materials such as cabinets or countertops, professional space planning, modern technologies & appliances, proper lighting and beautiful interior design. By taking the time and finding a kitchen contractor that understands your needs you can craft an ideal living space with a beautiful look and elite functionality.

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Space Planning

One of the first elements of a luxury kitchen comes before the design phase, proper planning can not only improve the look of the kitchen but also enhance the performance and function. A proper luxury kitchen is planned for all considerations such as parties, family, and daily use. Kitchen planning improves storage and entertainment while having an even flow.

Materials Used

A luxury kitchen uses only the best materials available, from countertops to cabinets. Come visit our showroom today to view a number of the quality materials we use in each kitchen.

Kitchen Lighting

The lighting within a kitchen can set the tone for the design and appearance. A luxury kitchen utilizes natural and artificial lighting to illuminate the space. Having a kitchen that is well-lit, combining task lighting with an ambient tone, elevates a kitchen from another room a to a beautiful and comforting extension of your home.

Custom Cabinets

The cabinets that are used in a kitchen ultimately set the design and functionality of the space. Customized cabinetry improves storage while adding to the character and beauty of your kitchen. You can determine a luxury kitchen by the cabinets, and the custom cabinets we use are built for beauty and longevity. Bow Valley Kitchens supplies and installs luxury kitchen cabinets.

Energy Savings & Efficiency

A luxury kitchen improves the sustainability and efficiency of a home, through progressive and innovative technologies. Luxury kitchens feature high-end appliances that are eco-friendly and utilize fewer resources whiles still performing. Luxury kitchens have efficient HVAC systems, LED lighting & more. Luxury kitchens provide fiscal savings while improving the home’s ecological footprint.

Kitchen Appliances

Luxury kitchens us quality appliances that are built by the industries leading manufacturers such as Miele, Wolf, Sub-Zero, Thermador & more. High-end appliances improve resale, allow for a gourmet cooking and provide proper temperature controls, all while looking sleek and sustaining durability, efficiency and longevity.

Architecture & Design

A luxury kitchen associates the architectural elements of the house and incorporates those elements in the design. A luxury kitchen utilizes the stones, high ceilings, windows, wood frames and more to make the kitchen feel like a natural extension of the home.

Utilizing Existing Characteristics

A luxury kitchen also utilizes the natural environment inside and outside of the home, incorporating other living spaces and even the outdoors in the design. A luxury kitchen designer and builder will use the surrounding environment as inspiration making the space feel like home while appearing natural.