Turning a kitchen into your favourite living space

Turning a kitchen into your favourite living space

Kitchens are forever becoming a larger, more workable space. Gone are the days of separate dining rooms, and hello to expansive kitchen dining areas which work for any family.

Kitchens really are becoming the hub of the home!

However, this is only made possible when you take the right steps towards a killer kitchen.

Try these five simple design tips, and you’ll witness a huge transformation for a happier home with a kitchen than works with your lifestyle!

Make The Space Work Harder

Optimising your kitchen storage can have a hugeeee impact on the working of your kitchen, as well as the looks! Cute shelves, rails and storage jars can all have a positive effect on the feel of your kitchen.

If you have space to, consider other, larger storage solutions that can also change the whole dynamic of your space, like an island. There’s a reason many long for one because not only is it an extra space to plate and prepare, but it’s a great space to entertain and converse.

Once again, this neither be an expensive affair with many high-street stores like Ikea offering reasonable priced items that will do just the trick!

Read : Kitchen Storage to optimise your space

Choose Lighter Colour Schemes

Colour plays a key role in any living space, including your kitchen. Whether you have a large open space, or a small confined one, it’s all about enhancing the light in the room. Changing the cupboard door colours with Kitchen Door Workshop can be a great starting point! It can completely change the look of your kitchen, and the feel of your space.

Embrace all of the natural light and be sure to use light wall colours to further enhance your space.

Get A Dishwasher

There is nothing better than the sweet smell of home cooking, especially in the colder, wetter months like winter. And no better smell comes from a good old slow cooker.

Once mealtimes are over, though, the look and smell of dinner well had can be a little turn off. Having a dishwasher not only puts them out of sight and out of mind, but can work quietly in the corner.

So, if you want to have your kitchen looking neat, tidy and never cooked in, a dishwasher surely will help you get there, and be the silent cleaner too!

Bring The Outdoors In

A large workable kitchen is a fantastic space. But if you want to take it to the next level, you have to bring the outside in. Flooding in light and connecting the outside space with the home, the lust for bi-folding doors and expansive windows is for good reason!  Experts at Buckingham Double Glazing can install sliding or folding doors to transform the whole home forever.

It’s always worth considering if you want to improve the feel and functionality of your kitchen, as well as the worth of your home!

Install A TV

There’s no doubt about it, it can feel pretty lonely when you’re just in the kitchen cooking away. And whether we like to admit, or not, we are all victims of our TVs! We want to be catching up or watching something new all the time.

So, why not Add a television. TV’s make a central point in living space, and can truly transform your kitchen into the hub of your home. Keep up to date with MasterChef, and keep your eye on the kids also but making your kitchen a little more usable for family activities.

Charlotte x