“Men make houses, women make homes”. For every household wife, kitchen is the heart of a perfect home. It seems to be her own world, her kingdom, where she creates taste of love and care for her little family. But it’s such a big problem with a cramped, dull, and messy kitchen if you don’t know how to manage your kingdom. For a small family, living in a small apartment with limited space kitchen, you still can get some tips to create a cozy, smart, creative cooking area.
Use light and bright colors
White color is the most suitable choice to make your kitchen looks spacious, cleanly and bright. If you choose an all-white kitchen, there will be no border among ceiling, cabinets and floors, creating a modern look …show more content…
You may use other light pastel color such as blue, caramel, green, grey, etc… as color arrays in your kitchen while the based color is still white. Mix and match suitable colors would bring you a cool and unique cooking area.
Utilize the effect of reflection.
Reflection of course is the main function of mirror. Then beside letting you check your looking in front of your husband, it would definitely create an illusion of open space in a small area. Suggestion is installing it as backsplashes or making mirror cabinet’s doors.
However, you should spend time frequently to clean it every day if you don’t want a dirty look in your kitchen.
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Use light color curtain in your kitchen, matching with others, to help receiving more sunshine to the room. You can open the window during day time, so the sun energy can warm up your little place, drying up all stuffs inside and preventing bacteria from growing up.
Always remember the work triangles.
A concept that all interior designer would take in mind is the work triangles. It works perfectly for a household size kitchen. The three main areas in your kitchen – the sink, stove and fridge - would be connected as 3 points of a triangle. Each edge of the triangles should be 1 to 2 steps. This work zone concept supposes to maximize the efficiency of your cooking flows. You may have a look at my illustration image, doing research or contact your vendors to make a appropriate kitchen.
Cleanliness and tidiness.
The most important part defeating all the above ones is the way you take care of your kingdom. Cleaning as you go, right after you finish a work in your work flows, will create you more space for other works. Putting things in order and return them to the right places after using. Doing regular cleaning every day. Once every three month, doing a total cleaning with strong chemical use. Other than that, you can have family time with your husband and kids while cleaning your kitchen. Treat it well, it will pay you