How to Add More Space to Work in Your Kitchen

There is nothing worse than having a passion for cooking but not being able to use your kitchen to its full potential. Adding a workspace in your kitchen makes the space more usable and gives you the chance to make delicious meals that you can enjoy. Adding a little more workspace in your kitchen can help you to get more out of the space and enjoy it even more.

Increase Storage

 One problem that many kitchens face is not having enough storage to keep all their kitchen tools and dining ware. Adding storage space can be a great way to get things off your counter and provide you with more room to work. Adding new cabinets is a great way to increase your storage space.

You can also build a pantry, so you have more room to store ingredients and other kitchen necessities. Sometimes adding in hooks or a magnetic knife strip can help you to utilize your space more effectively.

Add More Countertop Space

If increasing your storage isn’t enough, you may want to think about adding in more counter space. Adding an island or peninsula is a great way to accomplish this and make your kitchen much more useful.

When you are adding in countertops, it is a good idea to choose an option that is low maintenance and looks great. Because quartz is nonporous, you don’t need to seal it. This makes it an awesome opportunity for beautiful countertops that are super easy to care for.

Find Elements That Multitask

If you have a smaller space to work with it can also help to have elements in your kitchen that multitask.

Choose appliances that can be used for more than one use so that you don’t have to store a ton of tools that each only do one job.

It is also a good idea to choose things like cutting boards that fit over your sink so you can increase your counter space. By finding things that can perform multiple functions you can make your kitchen much more useful and space conscious.

Your kitchen should be easy to use and inspire you to cook and get creative. That can be hard when you have limited workspace. That’s why increasing the amount of room you have to work in your kitchen can be a great way to make your kitchen even better than you thought it could be.

Read this next: How to Make Every Room in Your Home Look a Little Bigger

Maire Shield
 

Maire Shield worked for 15 years as an interior design consultant in Albuquerque and is now retired after selling her business. She now shares her experience and knowledge through blogging to help other people create a beautiful home for themselves.

Click Here to Leave a Comment Below 0 comments

Leave a Reply:

seventeen + 2 =