Category Archives: Organizing the Kitchen

More Kitchen Zones and Work Centers

In a previous post on the kitchen “Zones” or “Work Centers” concept we talked about the basic zones (cleanup, cooking, prep, and storage) and some less basic zones that you may or may not need in your kitchen. Here are … Continue reading

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The Latest Kitchen Features from 1949: Some Great Ideas!

This video dates from 1949, and shows the latest features designed to save work and effort on the part of farm housewives especially. There are some really great ideas included – watch for: The desk area by the phone is … Continue reading

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21 Tips for Improving Existing Kitchen Efficiency

Whatever your existing kitchen layout or floor plan, you can probably improve the efficiency of the way it works by just changing your storage or work habits. Here’s a load of tips to choose from which will help you to … Continue reading

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Kitchen Cabinet Layout That Works

If you are fortunate enough to be able to design a new kitchen or you are remodeling an existing kitchen, one of the most important things to consider is the kitchen cabinet¬†layout. While you will have the option of ¬†many … Continue reading

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Kitchen Work Centers or Zones

Today, the traditional work triangle is often not enough to describe how a kitchen will work. Kitchen floor plans involving more appliances (extra sink, dishwasher(s), separate cooktop and oven(s), microwave oven, etc.) have more potential work stations which the triangle … Continue reading

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