Many of us today live a busy and fast paced lifestyle. Within one home you can have various people coming and going at different times, quickly sharing a meal or light snack with each other or on their own before rushing off to the next task.
Because of this, eat-in kitchens are quite popular and are more often included in designs for kitchens than not. Gone are the days where people preferred separate dining rooms and more and more are realising the convenience of enjoying their meals right in the spot where they were created.
Dining At The Counter
If you are short on space then this kind of eat-in kitchen is perfect. Breakfast bars are very popular and for good reason. They will allow for the residents to enjoy a meal without taking up too much room like a table would and also adds a nice modern feel to the style of kitchen.
The Breakfast Nook
For a more cosy and traditional theme to your eat-in kitchen, the breakfast nook may be for you. You will need a little more space though but it is still a good solution if you don’t have a huge area. The breakfast nook is easier for young children to dine at than counter style dining as the table is a standard height.
Perfect for large kitchens, you can select a larger dining table and chairs that suit the style of the kitchen. If you would really like to stick with the theme you can even have a table made using the same material as the kitchen benchtop.
There are many fantastic ideas for each style of eat-in kitchen that you can incorporate to create the feel you are after. The eat-in kitchen enables families and friends to enjoy a more casual way of dining and conserve the space they have by not having bulky tables and chairs.
Selecting the right kitchen company to design and install your eat-in kitchen means you will be treated by their knowledge and expertise to the very best ideas possible including space saving ideas for cupboards and the kind of layout that will better suit the space you have to work with.
If you have a home that is bustling with energy with all ages or a group of adults, the eat-in kitchen certainly has its place, if you would like to talk to the most experienced and professional kitchen designers about your new kitchen today, please call 07 3341 9166.