Beware of the kitchen design mistakes!
Kitchen is not only the island of a woman, but also a bond where the entire family gathers. Sometimes, the kids and guests would like to slip into the kitchen to smell the tasty aroma and chit-chat while preparing for the meal. This hub of home activities would be downgraded if your kitchen design is not functional and useful.
A kitchen makeover costs a sum of money and time, excluding the effort before and during the long process. However, it would be very worth if looking at the satisfying results. Therefore, we must try our best to realize and avoid as many pitfalls as we could.
It is up to whether you are a frequent or once-in-a-while cooker. Besides, it is more important when your family members or guests love to help in cooking. You understand that how important its main purpose is to prepare food. Hence, it is always suggested that you must plan the kitchen use properly and draft the countertop space, which is not only to accommodate the electronic appliance, but also to put food atop of it.
2. Triangle zone
It is referred to the sink, refrigerator and the stove. How you cook, how many people would be in kitchen, how constant they open the fridge and so on will assist you in planning the triangle layout of the kitchen design. They could not be obstructed in any way so that the kitchen would not seem like congregated during clean up session. It would make people feel less frustrated and more relaxed when they are cooking as well.
3. Cabinet storage
Some women or housewives tend to buy a lot of kitchen and electronic appliances when years are getting longer. Despite smart purchase, you also have to plan the space well to store the items. Categorize your things well too, for example dishware, cookware, utensil, food and so on. When someone opens the cabinet, it should not block anyone too. Of course, do not let too many cabinets occupying the kitchen spaces which should be reserved for other more necessary items.
4. Ventilation system
Many people would forgo this in their kitchen design. It is one of the biggest flaws. It is critical to keep your kitchen fresh and clean. In order to allow the cooking odors flowing out, your kitchen must be equipped with good quality cook-tops. It would tremendously save your kitchen work after cooking a big meal too. Other than that, windows are good to bring lights into the kitchen and let those smelly odors out of the kitchen.