34 moveable island Stories
6 Ways to Rethink the Kitchen Island
When an island would be more hindrance than help, look to these alternative and very stylish kitchen setups
"en an island would be more hindrance than help, look to these alternative and very... kitchen island can be a very functional and beautiful centerpiece of a kitchen design... spaces an island can feel more cumbersome than useful. If you are feeling the urge to... from the island-centric kitchen, check out our bevy of inspiring ideas below.... over an island. I love the idea of using a table as an Island but feel that chairs..."
Tiny Kitchen Islands Take the Floor
"kitchen islands lack in size, they make up for in hardworking function... find an island the size of an aircraft carrier. These days, trends have swung toward... small-scale islands that work hard enough to offset their reduced surface and storage space... around an island. I've been debating an island for years in my little kitchen... Great... these islands. The one in the last picture is so practical and cute, but looks woefully..."
Inspiring Ideas for Vintage Kitchen Islands
Tired of the same old boxy kitchen island? Look to the past for a functional piece with timeless personality
"kitchen island? Look to the past for a functional piece with timeless personality... with your island. The possibilities range from rustic to finely detailed. Here are a... kitchen islands! Thanks for sharing. Our kitchen island is made from an antique industrial... creating this island the way we envisioned it. A few more factory cart island pics. Finally... back the island with breadboards! Îlot Îlot Our island has an interesting story. This..."
Single-Wall Galley Kitchens Catch the 'I'
"about a moveable island or height adjustable work table with CB2 moveable drawer units... a flex-island. The island is countertop height and has drawer units on casters (similar... fixed island with electric will either require a column or digging into the slab... because the moveable cabinet is such an excellent and easy fix. I would imagine that urban... parallel island is the kitchen design for my future pre-fab empty nest house, and I..."
Kitchen of the Week: Tricolor Finishes Make for One Cool Kitchen
Unexpected colors blended with an artful touch create a subtly sophisticated palette in a timelessly beautiful kitchen
"frogs. The moveable island is practical and multi functional. @revss, I think the bones... counters, island, backsplash and appliances are neutral. If someone didn’t like the colors... and the island ,just awesome,functional and elegance ,I am floored Love the combination... to an island keeps the floor clean and easier to move heavy pots back and forth and... on the island and the feel of the whole room! So lovely! we are now remodelling our..."
14 Beautiful In-Between Spaces: Verandas Around the World
See how architects are using transitional spaces for shelter and sun harnessing, in homes from Austria to Wisconsin
What You Need to Know Before Buying Chicks
Ordering chicks for your backyard coop? Easy. But caring for them requires planning and foresight. Here's what to do
Key Measurements to Help You Design Your Kitchen
Get the ideal kitchen setup by understanding spatial relationships, building dimensions and work zones
"of the island. The other side of the island is about 30" from a window seat. All the... out an island prep sink, and we love having one large open surface for the island... In/on the island versus a sink: I have my cooktop in the island and love it, I can face... between the island the counters has been awesome! We are both tall and have 38 inch high... in the island, not the sink as I see most of the pictures on Houzz.com. Here where..."
Houzz Call: Tell Us About Your Dream House
"Houzz. An island. If it's on my own island, it's already my dream house :) ummmm, haven't... Edward Island once and the owner directed us to a near-private white beach accessed... with an island. It's nice, it could easily feature in a Houzz ideabook, but it's not... to an island for vacation, or the Netherlands to visit my in-laws, then it really... a huge island/breakfast area where people can sit and chat while food is being prepared..."
Great Solutions for Low Kitchen Windowsills
"make them moveable so they can be pulled out easily to make sanding tops more convenient... Idea for island support instead of corbels A transom at the bottom of that stairway... tchen-islands-and-kitchen-carts Here's my solution to a side-window. Lower... sofa n island Insert glass into countertop at window. We extended a countertop in... at an island in lieu of a table. If you opt for this as well, continue the cabinetry..."
Hang 'Em or Hide 'Em: 10 Stylish Ways to Store Pots and Pans
"built a moveable work table/island with pot hooks underneath for our remodel. I like... over an island. I didn't use it. Tim Pearce, I am with you! We have dogs, and the... on an island shelf instead. These are really great ideas. The ones that are the most... under an island or better yet on open shelves under a countertop as was done on two... under the island for a clean, modern look. Pegboard. Try making your own pegboard pot..."
Storage Surprise: Turn Colorful Tool Cabinets Into Fun Furniture
Reimagine your handy chests as nightstands, bar carts and kitchen storage for a bright interior alternative
"roll-away island! I've also heard of using the larger tool chests as changing tables... roll-away island. Where else can we find all stainless steel with 50# rated drawers... kitchen island. It was only $599. When our daughter was heading off to university and... rolling island idea - why didn't I think of that?!?! Mmmm... No. Can't wrap my mind... it as a moveable piece and it looks better as well in our space Love the red enamel..."
What Goes With Wood Cabinets?
Make those high-quality cabinets look their best by pairing them with the right colors and materials
"Then my island is off-white (cream). I used a lighter granite (slightly like Santa... off the moveable shelf or is stuck in the back of the cabinets. Great article. I... and my island is all cream colored (off white?) cabinets with the lighter granite... stained. Our island is going to be made of white rock with a dark brown wood countertop... kitchen island or red pottery on open shelving. Egyptian pendant lights add an exotic..."
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