Small Kitchen Remodeling Ideas

Thursday, December 12th 2013. | Kitchen

Cooking and going around the kitchen is so hard especially if your space is so small. It can be a big challenge to cook and to go around the kitchen that is so small. If you are tired of this situation, remodeling your kitchen is one of the best things to do but you have to consider investing on it and look for a possible layout that is best for small kitchen space only. The finishes and the appliances that you have to choose along with the cabinet to make your kitchen more open and you will feel much better in time. There are important things that must be considered too when it comes to small kitchen remodeling ideas and this article can help you.

Small kitchen remodel ideas

Small kitchen remodel ideas

Reflecting Light Finishes

Choosing the best color for the wall, floor surfaces and ceiling is also important since they reproduce more light to make your kitchen feel bigger than it is. Painting fresh coat is one of the best things you can do at the moment, but you also need to select the right kind of tile for the kitchen counter along with the backsplash too.

Kitchen backsplashes

Kitchen backsplashes

You can also use recycled glass tile if you want to focus on becoming an environment friendly homeowner. It is not just beneficial for the environment but it is also somehow tricky in the eyes of the viewers because of the profundity that it produce. Counters with solid surface are unified & constant too, without tile grouts; you will not have a hard time cleaning them.

Kitchen lighting ideas small kitchen

Kitchen lighting ideas small kitchen

Rational designs

Making a triangle layout in the kitchen is somehow efficient for small spaces. The triangle between the sink, fridge and stove sounds to be impossible but if your kitchen is in a gallery layout you can do this pattern.

Interior design for kitchen backsplash

Interior design for kitchen backsplash

You can always evaluate the spaces and the location of the elements in the kitchen to make the set up easier for you to navigate and then you must always offer the most of your counter space and then adding a small kitchen island is just one of the best ways to gain more space and work area for storage too. This design will give you more spaces inside the kitchen.

Small Kitchen Islands

Small Kitchen Islands

Hanging storage

If you don’t have much space in the kitchen to expand your work space, you have to look up. You can add more storage vertically and you can also hang some of the cabinets to maximize the spaces there. You can select cabinets that are slimmer and taller too than the normal size of the cabinets. You can also put some open shelves just to showcase uniform and stylish dishware. You can hang utensils, pans, pots by attaching some hooks to the ceiling. You can always take advantage of the available space on the wall in the kitchen so your countertop will be cleaner and clutter free.

Kitchen countertops

Kitchen countertops

Buy space saving appliances

Appliances like microwaves, fridges, ovens and others can take up so much space in the kitchen. You can save a lot of space if you will buy smaller versions of the standard size appliances. You can also mount the microwave and other appliances on the wall and you may also consider eradicating lavish but unused dishwashers there.

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