5 types of Supports for Remodeling your Home

Written by Posted On Tuesday, 14 June 2016 02:54

Supports are necessary for any type of tops because not only they ensure that your furniture does not fall apart – they also raise the look and feel of your home and make it look more stylish and elegant. 

Whenever you consider remodeling your home, do not underestimate the importance of supports. Countertop support, pedestal feet, corbels, and floating shelves are some of the crucial supports for any home. On condition that you use them wisely, they will augment the appearance of your house and make it worth living in.

Read on to find more details about them. 


If used creatively, corbels can do more than just supporting your wall shelves. Corbels can be used to enhance the look of your house and work towards providing support to the interiors. You will get corbels of various kinds – wooden, wrought iron, stone, etc. Corbels give your house an edgy look and can be used in various parts of the home. If you have a fireplace at home, do consider getting corbels in order to complete the look. 

Countertops Support

Kitchens whether traditional or modern need countertop support. Countertops can add character to your otherwise lackluster kitchen. When it comes to materials for countertops, wood is often assumed to be the best and rightly so. Thanks to its heat resistant qualities, you never have to worry about pacing hot cooking utensils on its surface and damaging it. 

Bun Feet

Fancy bun feet can intensify the look and feel of your home. They can be used for a wide range of purposes. If you want your ottomans and sofas to feel more secured, then you can easily use bun feet to hold them. Their other function is to hold up the already installed cabinets. Whenever you are choosing bun feet for your home, do keep in mind that its style and appearance needs to complement the overall look of your house. 


From holding up arches to supporting countertops, a column can do anything and everything. If your living space is small, they can make it look spacious and add class and glamor to your home. You will also find them standing tall in between bar counters and sinks. Usually, designs like Mission, English, Colonial and Corinthian are popular among house owners. 

Floating Shelves

These are again one of the most versatile supporters that you will come across. If your kitchen is claustrophobic, you can easily make it airier by replacing your age-old cabinets with floating shelves. These will not only give the illusion of more place but also make things much more accessible and convenient for you. You can also include them in your living area to show off some artwork or family pictures. 

While selecting the right type of kitchen countertops supports and furniture is important while remodeling your home, do not shy away from spending on the right type of supports. Make sure you pay special heed to the supports mentioned above to increase the overall appeal of your interiors. 

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Having written blogs for few of the major players in Fashion, Home Interiors and Office Supplies for more than 3 years, I am now curious to share with people whatever I know. MA in English Literature from Binghamton University. I love traveling and reading.



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