By Lassiter Strome. kitchen island ideas. At Monday, July 08th 2019, 07:42:06 AM.
New home buyers are not the only ones that should consider a kitchen island design for their kitchen.Some older homes with an awkward kitchen floor plan with limited space can also benefit from a kitchen island design idea. Closed off kitchens have been transformed into more open looking kitchens by lowering existing walls half way to forms islands between the kitchen and nearby living space.
Today the island or peninsula counter space is a popular feature in many modern kitchens. Islands provide and easily accessible platform for cooking, preparation of ingredients, washing dishes or even having a late night snack. Because it is such a versatile surface, kitchen island lights are an important addition to any home.
There are certainly many pros to having a kitchen island. The first pro we will look at is that of extra counter space. Having resided in homes where counter space was at a minimum, the kitchen island was a life saver when cooking for larger gatherings. The second pro would be extra storage space. Who does not need extra storage space in a kitchen? One kitchen owned was so small the laundry room next to the kitchen wound up being turned into a pantry as there was next to no storage in the kitchen.