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Kitchen Layouts: Ideas for U-Shaped Kitchens
"U-shaped kitchens are great for cooks and guests. Is this one for you?... peninsula! The U-shaped kitchen (also called the C-shaped kitchen) is the perfect expression... The U-shaped kitchen lends itself to high-efficiency cooking: You can often pivot... about in kitchen design. As you can see from the selections below, U-shaped kitchens... by this kitchen layout. He loves it because it keeps people out of the way when he's..."
Home Designs: The U-Shaped House Plan
"at the shape of residential floor plans, this crop of houses share U-shaped plans... to say, U-shaped plans require more land than the average single-family residence,... case the shape defines an outdoor space. By wrapping this space on three sides the houses... from the kitchen. The last is the view from the living room toward the kitchen. The... from the kitchen, looking across the pool (covered for the winter) to and through the..."
Ideas for L-Shaped Kitchens
"For a Kitchen With Multiple Cooks (and Guests), Go With This Flexible Design... galley or U-shaped kitchen can work in the smallest of spaces, you often need a bit... The L-shaped kitchen is by far the most popular layout these days. It's most often... for an L-shaped kitchen with an island. This layout has the most amount of variations... whether a kitchen is modern, traditional or somewhere in between.... My L shaped kitchen is exactly the same as the fourth kitchen picture in the article..."
How to Keep your Dishwasher in Tip-Top Shape
As your dishwasher goes into overdrive, here are a few tricks for getting your plates, glasses and silverware sparkling clean
Kitchen of the Week: Sunlit Garden Views in Bristol, U.K.
Garden access and a bright green backsplash bring color and light to this British kitchen — and the new dining room opens things up
"British kitchen — and the new dining room opens things up... cramped kitchen into a clean and light-filled space complete with a dining room and... Bristol, U.K. Architect Federica Vasetti took out their storeroom wall to clear out... in the kitchen for a US style refrigerator, (as in this case), so 'fridges are sized... well-planned kitchen but all that comes to mind is my daughters reaction to the space-"Pretty..."
Kitchen Layouts: A Vote for the Good Old Galley
"Galley Kitchen is Still a Great Layout for Cooking... L-shaped or U-shaped kitchen with an island. But the galley kitchen can be one of the best... galley kitchen layout has lost popularity in recent years, in favor of the L-shaped... families. Kitchens are the heart of the home; in addition to food preparation, it's where... want a kitchen that houses everything from bulk goods, to a message center, to a mudroom... include kitchen seating. Here are some purist (and not so purist) examples of why this..."
Kitchen Layouts: Island or a Peninsula?
"see in a U-shaped kitchen, but there are a few others that will have you doing a double... choice of kitchen layouts, most homeowners desire an island above all else. Islands are... these kitchens you may put a peninsula at the top of your wish list:... Maine kitchen, I wish I had a spot for a peninsula, but my kitchen is u-shaped and... in a kitchen. I had an island built into my small kitchen and it was a huge mistake..."
Is a Kitchen Corner Sink Right for You?
We cover all the angles of the kitchen corner, from savvy storage to traffic issues, so you can make a smart decision about your sink
"of the kitchen corner, from savvy storage to traffic issues, so you can make a smart... your kitchen is awkwardly designed, is lean on space or just needs a little visual... in the kitchen. We recently renovated our kitchen which was a traditional "U" with... of our kitchen remodel and this kitchen was designed with a corner sink that we chose... in my kitchen. My kitchen is lang and narrow, so this way I get mutch more space..."
Kitchen Evolution: Work Zones Replace the Triangle
Want maximum efficiency in your kitchen? Consider forgoing the old-fashioned triangle in favor of task-specific zones
"in your kitchen? Consider forgoing the old-fashioned triangle in favor of task-specific... semiclosed kitchen. The work triangle is still useful today, but with kitchens that... studying kitchen design many (many!) years ago, I learned all about the much-venerated... ted kitchen work triangle — in which the refrigerator, range and sink are placed... closed-off kitchens, where only one person prepared and cleaned up meals. It's an efficient..."
How to Design a Kitchen Island
Size, seating height, all those appliance and storage options ... here's how to clear up the kitchen island confusion
"The kitchen is one of the most complicated spaces to design in a house — and figuring... decide on a kitchen island size. While there's no set formula for figuring out how to... help. Kitchen designers Thomas Ahmann and Steve Justrich offer good advice for planning... planning your kitchen island, starting with asking yourself six basic questions.... comfortable kitchen. Too often I see kitchen islands that were designed for the magazine..."
Double Islands Put Pep in Kitchen Prep
With all that extra space for slicing and dicing, dual islands make even unsavory kitchen tasks palatable
"1960s U-shape kitchen. It's usually not a big deal, but there are times when I'd... two! — kitchen islands. Not only do they double the prep area, but they also give... two-island kitchens to learn more about the possibilities. And if you have a pair of islands... ional-kitchen-newark We have two islands in our recently expanded kitchen. One is... Kuche+Cuchina (kitchen design studio) of 3-island kitchens in Saddle River, I wonder how many..."
10 Reasons to Bring Back the Humble Kitchen Table
"every new kitchen had a table in it. The kitchen table is where kids did homework and... ubiquitous kitchen island. Kitchen islands provide additional storage space and they're... issed kitchen table has a role to play too. Whether fueled by nostalgia or by more... week, kitchen tables offer a place to sit and socialize in ways no island can. I've... specifying kitchen tables wherever I can for the last few years and I'm hardly the only..."
8 Cabinet Door and Drawer Types for an Exceptional Kitchen
Pick a pocket or flip for hydraulic. These alternatives to standard swing-out cabinet doors offer more personalized functionality
"your new kitchen to standard, everyday cabinet doors and drawers. Make it extra functional... aunt’s kitchen my grandma was able to help out in the kitchen as well and move easily... in my kitchen I had the kitchen desk removed (it was merely a place to stack papers... downsides to U-shaped kitchens. Patient do-it-yourselfer? Look to YouTube for step-by-step... in my kitchen cabinets. I don't have to bend over or crawl on my hands to find items..."
How to Plan Your Kitchen's Layout
Get your kitchen in shape to fit your appliances, cooking needs and lifestyle with these resources for choosing a layout style
"your kitchen in shape to fit your appliances, cooking needs and lifestyle with these... U, I, C, G or L — figuring out what layout to use for your kitchen is almost like... Houzz's kitchen layout guides can help you find the right translation for your kitchen... my kitchen's shape isn't represented. It's an L-shaped kitchen but on the opposite... island kitchen over a U shaped kitchen with an island. It was a late change, but we..."
Single-Wall Galley Kitchens Catch the 'I'
"I-shape kitchen layouts take a streamlined, flexible approach and can be easy on... comes to kitchen layouts, certain alphabet letters get all the love. There's the U shape... the I shape might be the only logical way to orient your kitchen cabinetry and appliances... a kitchen that occupies just one wall. This style, also known as a single galley... shape, the L shape, the G shape. But you don't hear as much about the I shape: a..."