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Small kitchen design secrets

If you are in a quagmire of confusion when it comes to rearranging your small kitchen, then don’t fret or worry. Help is on the way. Just strategize!

If there is one thing that smacks of importance above all else, it is the fact that you should remodel your kitchen with enough storage space and also have good lighting.

If you want to know what is the best solution for your storage crisis, then it is the installation of an island. This will give you that extra space you’ve been looking for. But what if you don’t even have room for that, huh? What are you going to do? Well, what about a gallery-style kitchen? This is where all the cabinets are lined up on both sides of the kitchen hallway, as well as on the walls. This allows you to take advantage of the limited amount of space. It gives you the luxury of not having your cabinets become some kind of obstacle every time you go to the kitchen to do something.

What a great idea to take advantage of the ceiling and hang pots and pans from it. As they do in proper kitchens in the restrictions. Why not do this? All your friends are going to think it’s ‘Oh so kitsch’, with your kitchen having more character than Disney.

Whatever you do, don’t forget about that nice tall, ceiling-high pantry cabinet. This will save you a lot of space. You can store items you don’t use that often, right at the top. That way, you won’t have to visit this inaccessible area as often.

There are certain color combinations that must be respected when making a small kitchen.

Light colored cabinets will accentuate the space, especially if you have a pair of cabinets with glass doors. You can also put shelves inside the doors, like spice racks and stuff. These little things make all the difference when it comes to utilizing space.

It would be a very good idea to make the cupboards, and therefore the work surfaces above them, meet in width/depth. This will mean extra space for appliances, which is great. You should also buy appliances that are compact and designed with the small kitchen owner in mind. If there’s one thing that needs to be big, it’s the sink, as it will come in handy for when you have to clean all those big pots and pans.

Under cabinet and under counter lighting is a nice thing to have. It’s amazing how this type of lighting can make your kitchen appear bigger and therefore make people assume it’s a better place to have a party, or part of a party.

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