No one can dissent from the fact how the kitchen plays an essential part for your home. Designing a kitchen can be one of the most important things to do while you plan to make your own home or you think of remodelling your home. Despite knowing all these facts people usually go with the stereotypical or boring shades and patterns.
Not only that they make their kitchen so congested that even walking there becomes perplexing. It sometimes becomes all messy, and the flames and smoke choke the cook or the person in the kitchen. Here are a few things that can be done to design a kitchen efficiently, that people will envy you for:
- Think before you do:
Plan your kitchen with all the precise measurements and make sure that there is enough space to keep your kitchen appliances in your kitchen so that you don’t have to keep your fridge or microwave in the living room.
- Appearance matters:
Use themes or vibrant shades for the flooring as well as walls. Don’t make it a dull working space. Get all your creativity in a bundle and explore the interiors of your kitchen in every possible design that you can.
- Keep a lot of space for storage purpose:
Normally people don’t make enough use of their available space and end up with a messed up kitchen. You don’t do that mistake. Use every nook and corner and install drawers and cabinets everywhere it is possible. For example, you can use overhead cabinets by installing it on the ceiling, or you can make use of the large spaces for ventilation purposes as large drawers for your jars and groceries.
- See the light:
Will you like eat a worm or a fly in your food? If no then make sure there is appropriate lighting in your kitchen. There should be basically overhead light sources as they allow to see into the cooking utensil more clearly.
- Power play:
For how long will you use the lengthy extension cords or the 3-pins? You can have a lot of appliances but for running them you need, a power source too. So make plug points at places where you want to place your fridge, microwave, toaster, mixer or anything else.
- Free space is happiness:
Be it the walkways inside your kitchen or the counter space, won’t that be delighting if you have more of that? Increase in cooking space is always a thing that most people dream of and if you plan that for yourself that that’s definitely gonna make you happy.
- Trash is stress:
Use proper trash disposal systems and recyclable foils and packing for your food items. That will save the environment as well as your kitchen.
- Safety First:
Always use wide chimneys or ventilation system in your kitchen. If you can then install fire alarms and automatic sprinklers also. That will help immensely in case of any emergency.
For foodies, the kitchen is like what monasteries are for monks. So experimenting with food isn’t the only option available for creativity in the kitchen. Design your kitchen as you own it.