Stylish kitchen in high-tech style with the addition of wood in the interior
The kitchen is high-tech literally burst into the interiors of about 30 years ago. The very concept of high tech (Russian-language interpretation of "high tech", in translation - the "high-tech") is a high-tech style, originated in the mid-70s, but the mass recognition received only in the 80s. He became a logical continuation of the late modernist - style, completely abandon the traditional forms and classic materials.
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The snow-white kitchen with a work island on glass legs
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Flooring and dark wood in a white kitchen panorama
Contrast furniture maisonette in high-tech style
Some warm wood tones in black and white kitchen
This style can not be confused with any other, its characteristics - rationality, maximum simplicity, minimum natural materials and almost complete abandonment of small parts, sharp straight lines around the (wall decoration, furniture, flooring). Mirrored surfaces, metal, plastic and glass, plus modern appliances - maximum ergonomics with a minimum of decoration, all the inherent features of the space in the high-tech style. That is why kitchen, like no other room in the apartment, favors hi-tech.
Functional furniture, waterproof synthetic materials, chrome elements and sleek, geometrically regular surface - all this is very appropriate to look it in the kitchen. According to statistics, design companies, today more than 40% of kitchen interiors are exactly in the style of hi-tech.
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Brick wall in a simple style kitchen hi-tech
The kitchen is high-tech: the style laws
Ideas of constructivism and high-tech - that's what sets the kitchen aesthetics in high-tech style. The main features of the "kitchen" of hi-tech may include:
- minimalism - in all without exception. The simplicity and plainness geometric solutions - square, rectangle, circle, cylinder, straight lines and right angles. No complicated curved surfaces or smooth flowing lines. No frills. Functionality as the highest degree of design ideas. Proportions accurately observed, every piece of furniture harmoniously corresponds with a different shape and size;
The minimum amount of furniture - one of the rules of the direction of the high-tech
Contrasting trendy kitchen in high-tech style with an island in the middle of the room
- artificial materials - the almost complete failure of the natural. Basic materials - acrylic-based plastic, steel, aluminum, polycarbonate, polyethylene, glass (frosted, transparent). Any of the above materials inherent resistance to contamination, resistance to deterioration - and facade countertops cut / scratch is quite difficult. They are durable, wear-resistant, they are easy to wash and clean, not damaged household chemicals, can withstand temperature extremes. It is also important - they are fireproof, does not burn and do not support combustion, can be put on the table, even the hot pan - no trace will remain;
Glossy facade kitchen will help expand the space allotted for the kitchen
- ergonomics - this is the case when it is necessary to distinguish between the convenience and comfort. The kitchen is high-tech - easy as a well-tuned operating mechanism, its purpose - to improve working conditions and facilitate the life of a man in the kitchen. Of great importance in the design is paid to the correct selection of the location of functional zones. Kitchen equipment is located where it is easier to find just on a subconscious level. Importantly - the location and distance between the boxes, and buttons handles, which are most often used. Maximum automation of all processes - it saves time;
Ergonomic combined with table white island in the modern kitchen of hi-tech
- home appliances - the most modern, technological, productive. One of the principles of high-tech, if there is a choice between buying appliances and decor elements, such a choice is contrived - always an advantage in favor of the technology, the stylish technique only helps to emphasize the concept of high-tech, so the microwave oven, coffee maker or food processor in techno style on a kitchen - not just a device with some features, and a full-fledged element of style and decor;
"Warm" fireplace in the cold high-tech style
- the color scheme - cold and restrained colors metal: nickel, aluminum, steel, bronze patirovannaya. It is assumed that in metallic shades and glass can add a pastel or bright (yellow, blue, red) shade - but only one, no more. Good with a metallic sheen is combined gray, but it should not be much, and it should not be the ultimate in color scheme - it leads to the fact that the clarity of outline elements and interior parts is lost, blurred. The hi-Teke is almost never used pure white, more common shades - ivory, milk and vanilla in recent years have increasingly activated snowy white metallic colors;
The combination of metal and beige shades in kitchen panoramic
- floor - tiles under the stone, poured concrete or natural stone, very low-key colors;
- Wall - no wallpaper, and even more so - tapestries. Concrete, metal or imitation. The walls can be clad with panels of lightweight metal alloys or plastics, allowed deliberately ostentatious rough welds. As an option - naked brickwork.
Masonry instead of wallpaper in the decoration of the walls
Modern Kitchen interior in high-tech style
For the kitchen, designed in the style of hi-tech, furniture made of polymeric and metallic materials with the addition of inserts made of glass. Built-in furniture It has a large number of sections and boxes for storing instruments, utensils and products. Table - glass table top, combined with metal legs. Chairs - plastic or metal, unusual shapes. For kitchen-living room suitable chair and sofa with metal legs with a smooth leather surface.
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Tip! If desired, a little "spice up" the high-tech kitchen, making it less categorical, can be supplemented with textile "inserts" - towels, plain towels or colorful cushions on the chairs.
Currently, the kitchen interior in the style of hi-tech is becoming the subject of increased attention
In the kitchen of hi-tech almost never are used curtains made of traditional materials. The optimal solution - different blinds or blinds, can be considered as a variant of fabric with an anti-reflective coating and Teflon, color - silver, steel or bronze metallic.
Now high-tech style is more soft and warm, adding a palette of different shades
White kitchen with neon lights and refined Roundtable
Caution - high-tech!
For all its merits and benefits of high-tech - a very difficult style, not everyone will feel comfortable in it. First of all - it is very cold, emotionally restrained style and the kitchen is sometimes reminiscent of the office than home cooking.
The development of high-tech style is fairly rapidly
The kitchen is high-tech with angular shapes and sharp lines
Tip! Gaining popularity version of "lite" high-tech, a watered - biodesign, it intransigence industrial music a little softened by natural materials, rounded shapes, and even live plants (!)
A combination of strict style of hi-tech and eco-style in a well-lit kitchen
But the coldness of the interior - it's not all. There are some pretty substantial and weighty disadvantages:
- high cost - modern materials, the latest technology, even at the minimum filling such a kitchen, among other options, will be the most expensive
Varied lighting present in the interior of the kitchen, made in the style of hi-tech
Typically in such a small kitchen furniture, but it is located in a spacious room and free
- immediately - complete equipment, high-tech kitchen requires perfection, it is not the interior, which can be developed and complement, be consistent. Here - all at once, so the high requirements for the project, which also affect the cost of
Accent a massive desk of light wood in a dark kitchen
- a change of scenery - choosing high-tech, get ready for what will have to replace everything, including switches, curtains and even a cup / spoon / pans. Because a bunch of decorative onion on a kitchen will look out of place ... - this is putting it mildly. And it also will affect the cost.
The kitchen in high-tech style is filled with only the most essential items of decor
Bright working wall soften "cold" interior