Can’t get enough of your kitchen, because you love cooking, or even more, hanging out as you cook? Then you’ve come to the right article on Homify.in
Kitchens are personal spaces, and so it’s best to decor them as casual. You’re going to want an organized kitchen, because if you are a pakka rasoi you will want a place to stash your masalas and spices.
Most importantly, when planning the overall layout of your kitchen, it should be planned such that you can smoothly move about without any obstruction. This is very important, just as important as storage.
So without further adieu, here are ten smart ideas for your kitchen that every interior decorator knows.
This kitchen looked really boring. It was small and cluttered, with not enough space for storage. Even a small kitchen such as this can be given a makeover to make it more roomier and spacious.
Now it’s fixed! Storage is where people who cook like to stow all their culinary possibilities. Of course, if you like to experiment with the culinary arts, then you’re going to need a wide amount of space to stock groceries.
You should have kitchen cupboards than can store dried goods like noodles, pastas and seasonings. One for larger bottles and cans like purees etc. There should as many drawers as possible to store cutlery and cooking utensils. Here is an example of a small but organized kitchen. Let's look at a bigger kitchen next.
You can hire a designer to attain the look you desire.
This kitchen is just not happening. It’s spacious, but the complete use of the space is not being utilized. What’s more, those kitchen windows are not being taken advantage of, and in kitchen planning, ventilation is so important.
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Voila! This kitchen is now a much more welcoming space. Here’s another really common type of kitchen that did the trick. With a large sink and platform that adjoins it, this kitchen lets you easily clean vegetables, and gives you more room while doing the dishes.
For this kitchen, you can use the space under your sink to store kitchen supplies. You can also create a modular sink unit, so that you can easily store organic or wet waste if you recycle.
If the kitchen platform is not wide enough, you can put brackets on your wall to keep your microwave or toaster.
Once again, kitchens like these have the bonus of being more spacious with ground level storage for you to keep larger, heavier kitchenware with grains or rice.
This kitchen is small and without much oomph. Such a studio kitchen would have a lot of use in a small RK apartment or 1 BHK home that is short of space.
Let’s look at ways to make this kitchen look stylish, boutique and modern.
Transformation complete! Here is a stylish kitchen which is smaller but makes up for it by being modular. This kitchen is now better lit, with an electric chimney and ample storage.
This type of kitchen has more utility in smaller apartments or if you own a studio home. But, even these small kitchens can be made into boutique spaces for a quick fry up with easy cleanup.
Kitchens that are modular should have adequate lighting incorporated into design, so there are no shadowed corners on the platform or cooking area.
This kitchen looks antique now, but soon it can be a delightful and modern kitchen. There’s nothing wrong with the space itself, there’s adequate room and also extra storage, but the utilities are in an upheaval and need replacement.
Here is a very simple kitchen layout that has a lot of utility, to transform this kitchen. The built in storage under the granite counter-top and there are overhead cupboards for storage. Lighting is a very important factor when cooking, so if you have a modular kitchen set, try and incorporate powerful LED or bulbs directly into the design.
As you can see the fridge is modular and arranged into the wall of the kitchen. You can get the same convenience in your home if you can place your fridge directly beside a wall so that it takes up lesser space.
This kitchen may look small and cramped now, but it’s the ideal kitchen layout for a designer home. Let’s see how this small kitchen can be transformed into a more elegant space with modern lighting and a dining platform and seating.
This kitchen looks splendid now, in designer home or luxury apartment. The setup is a cosy setting for cooking, with a dining counter.
Lighting is an important element of decor, but when you incorporate it in a luxury kitchen design it shouldn't take up too much space. This is why you can't have too many table lamps in this kitchen, but you can have ceiling suspended lamps, and they look great!
This sort of design for a kitchen interior looks modern and organized, while being very easy to cook in.