There are many designs to choose from timber kitchens.
Cherrywood is characterized by the slight red undertone it has, but it is also available in colors varying from white to rich brown.
Maple wood has a predominately white finish. On occasion, you can get these on a reddish-brown finish.
Oakwood has a grainy pattern finish with colors ranging from white to a reddish tone or pink. There may be some mineral deposits in the timber and might cause some green, black or even yellow streaks.
Alder wood has an even texture available in light brown or a reddish finish.
Hickory wood range from white to blond to reddish brown and finally dark brown. It has a natural contrast in appearance.
Birchwood provides a smooth surface finish. The color varies from white to creamy yellow to reddish brown to dark brown.
Walnut wood has a smooth grain texture that ranges from dark chocolate to a reddish gray, reddish brown.
Pecan wood will give a dramatic finish. Its color varies from white to reddish brown to dark brown.
Timber finishes will always be a favorite for contemporary kitchen renovations. It is essential that you take special care and maintain the finish properly. The installation is the first step. You should ensure that the installation is sealed to ensure no moisture gets between them.
Any spills on the timber should be cleaned up immediately, especially spills from hot sources. You should never use abrasive cleaners or cleaning pads on the finished surface.
There is not a specific price for timber kitchen. They vary in price with designs and finishes. The average cost is approximately $40 per square foot. As a homeowner, you might end up spending between $30 and $60 per square foot.
The edging process will cost an additional $10 per square foot and staining the installation will cost an extra $20 per square foot. In total, you could spend between $70 per square foot to get the job done. There are some materials can cost in the range of $70 to $150 per square foot, and this will significantly increase the price.
Although it might be a bit costlier to install, timber kitchens are the most beautiful finishes. With the proper care, they will last a long time. There are easy to repair and renovate. This is the best type of material to renovate your kitchen.
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