The kitchen island is a cabinet where objects are stored in the kitchen and have a design that matches your kitchen.
Kitchen islands usually also have chairs that can be used as a place to gather with the family in the kitchen and can also act as a small bar table.
A house that is small in size can take advantage of an island as a substitute for a dining room and can provide an extra storage area because it can be combined in a single room.
Currently, almost all modern houses have adopted the kitchen island so that it is always there and becomes an important part of the kitchen.
The first use the kitchen island was only used as an additional storage area for objects in the kitchen and an additional table for preparing various foods.
Along with its development, this very practical kitchen island finally has an additional function, namely as a substitute for the dining table in the kitchen.
Below will explain why you need an additional small table like a kitchen island in your kitchen;
1. Because the position is right in the middle of making the kitchen island can be accessed easily from all sides. This position makes it easy for anyone to access and makes it very functional to use.
2. The kitchen island can also be a good attention-grabbing element in your kitchen because of its unique shape and generally has a different appearance from the kitchen set in your kitchen.
3. You can also have an additional storage area for your kitchen which is very easy to reach. You can store various forms of plates or other cutlery on the kitchen island.
4. Can be a place for your family to gather to enjoy a meal together or a place to invite your guests to enjoy lunch together.
Kitchen Island with Drawers
You can customize the kitchen island design to suit your storage needs, this kitchen island can use a deep drawer for pots and pans, a drawer for spices, a baking sheet or cutting board, even a shelf for a cookbook.
If the kitchen island is to be used as an after-school homework area or a workspace outlet from home, then you can add some utensils such as cables for laptops, and shallow drawers are added for paper, pens, and office and school supplies.
Replacing Storage Cabinets with Kitchen Island Storage
The solution to increasing kitchen storage has long been to do with adding more cabinets, but standard cabinets are not necessarily the most accessible form of storage.
In addition, you can make the cabinets as deep as possible, and that will definitely allow you to store things in them, but that will only make it more difficult to access the items in the back of the wardrobe.
By turning some of these cabinets into deep drawer banks, you will optimize your storage and make it more accessible.
However, rather than bending over or reaching the height of your cupboard and trying to reach all the way back for something, you can simply get the drawer out and have everything visible right in front of you?
So, in the following kitchens, we’re adding lots of drawers to the island to make your kitchen storage space more accessible!