There’s no more effective way to make your home shine than by showcasing a brilliant kitchen. Some features—like natural materials—are perennial favourites, while others boldly reflect the latest in cutting-edge design. Read on for more about the top trends in kitchens for this coming year. Big Backsplashes A backsplash is an easy-to-clean panel, usually found…
Sleek and modern
Porcelain has a sleek, modern aesthetic, and is a great choice for backsplashes, fireplace and shower surrounds, as well as wall features. Porcelain comes in many colours and patterns. It is durable and simple to clean and doesn’t require sealing.
A man-made stone, porcelain is made by forming kaolinite-heavy material into glazed slabs or tiles. The glazing pigment added during fabrication produces an appearance similar to natural stone. Some porcelain glazing is coloured to mimic the veining found in marble, granite and slate.