Having a functional kitchen is extremely important for every homeowner. To build a functional kitchen though you need not blow your budget. It is possible to design an affordable yet stylish kitchen for your city home or holiday retreat. Today we share with you some amazingly affordable kitchens that will provide just the kind of inspiration you need.
Kitchen design cannot be simpler than this. This is also a perfect kitchen design for those of you who are especially eager to design an open plan living room integrating kitchen and dining area in its confinement. Take a cue from the covered kitchen cupboards behind the kitchen island.
Check out these fabulous examples of open plan living rooms.
Worldwide, the city homes are suffering from acute space crunch. Malaysian cities are not an exception in this regard. But a small space need not prevent you from designing a tiny but functional kitchen. Have a talk with your kitchen planner to plan a trendy kitchen like this one in your home. See how the owners have gone for U-shaped kitchen counter to optimise the available space.
Wood is seldom thought of while designing the kitchen flooring and walls. Most people think natural wood would be easily affected by moisture. But solid wood flooring and furniture made of oak, walnut, maple or cherry are not prone to any kind of moisture related problems. However, you must apply fire retardant material on your wood flooring walls and furniture in kitchen. Consider also using cork as a substitute for wood.
Many modern homeowners prefer the slight roughness of industrial décor. This small one room apartment is completely refurbished in an industrial style. The dark galley kitchen is one of its prime focal points. See how the interior designer cleverly mixed natural wood and exposed brick while designing this space.
The design of this kitchen is bound to catch anyone’s attention who visits this residence. It looks like food booth set in a prominent part of the open plan ground floor. Though small in size it is fitted with all kinds of modern facilities that a modern homeowner need.
Make optimum use of the available natural light while planning a kitchen. It will make your small kitchen look more expansive. Moreover, it will prevent dampness and the growth of mould and mildew in this high moisture zone. Natural light is very important for maintaining the kitchen hygiene too.
If you are planning to refurbish your old kitchen, then think which items you can reuse after some modifications. You need not throw away every piece of your old furniture and modular cabinets. You may use dining chairs and tables on your terrace dining area as well. Recycling old items will help you to renovate your kitchen within your budget.
Don’t clutter the interior of your kitchen with too many objects. Install furniture that you are planning to use. The same applies while buying various kitchen gadgets. Unnecessary items will clutter the interior of your small kitchen and will blow your budget too.
The interior of this kitchen has been designed according to the requirements of a small family. See how the designer made use of the space on the walls and also installed floating cabinets to store away the crockery. The long shape of the kitchen island helps the family to use it as a dining table too.
This is another budget friendly kitchen design very suitable for small families. Though small, the kitchen is fully equipped to help you cook delicious dishes for yourself and your loved ones. The décor is simple which adds to the charm of this tiny kitchen.
We have already shared with you the image of an industrially designed kitchen. Now you can see a rustic kitchen with an unusual style. A combination of terracotta tiles, stucco work and wooden furniture makes it look so special. Can you imagine having a kitchen like this in your country home?
Using ceramic tiles in modern kitchen is especially favoured. They are easy to clean and are impervious to any moisture related concerns. Consider combining tiles with different colours, motifs and shapes and add spice in the interior of your kitchen.
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