The kitchen is a place we rely on for so many things, from cooking to entertaining to working. The only way your kitchen can express your style and be a big multi-tasker, is to ensure that the layout suits your space and lifestyle.
We spend so much time in the kitchen that it’s important to get the design right, and the foundation of every kitchen design is the layout. Find out how to start afresh with a new kitchen layout.
The holiday season is a busy time, and with it comes visits from family and friends, special holiday meal preparation, and hosting holiday get togethers! Don’t stress though, as good kitchen design is the key to successful entertaining.
No two people use their kitchen the same way, so it’s important that yours – no matter its size – is designed to efficiently meet your family’s needs. Once you’ve selected the general look and feel, it’s time to discuss the types of kitchen appliances you want and where to place them so they’re easily accessible and not in the way of drawers or kitchen cabinets.
It’s the holiday season, and this means family gatherings and parties. If you like to host events in your home, you know that the kitchen tends to be the gathering point for guests. Gone are the days of mingling in a formal parlor while food is prepared and ferried out from a separate kitchen. Read more here to find out how to design your kitchen for entertaining.
Many factors influence your final kitchen design, but you and your family are at the heart of this room. You are likely to spend a lot of time in the kitchen, in particular standing at the sink. The sink takes center stage for washing hands, preparing food, and clean up. Most meals begin and end at the sink, so think very carefully about where you want to spend this time.