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Make a Kitchen Island the Center of Your Home

December 16, 2016

Whether you enjoy it or not, we all spend a lot of time in the kitchen. Do you ever notice that your friends and family naturally congregate in there? It’s very common, and there’s a reason for it: from preparing family meals, to mixing drinks for friends, it really is the center of our homes. So, what about the center of the kitchen? An island makes the perfect space for chopping vegetables, grilling meats, gathering with friends, or having date night at home. It creates a sense of balance in the kitchen and has a high-level of functionality.

Kitchen islands don’t have to be boring. You can customize your island to fit the style of your kitchen and home, no matter what it is. Have a modern, sleek design to your kitchen? Choose a minimalist, clean kitchen island to match. Is your home more of a rustic vibe? Check out the island above, natural wood will look amazing in your home.

The size of your kitchen island matters, too. If you have a small kitchen, you’ll need to find something small and functional. If your kitchen is more open, the possibilities are endless. Having a large kitchen island not only makes a statement but makes it easier to work in the kitchen. It provides additional counter space for food preparation, making meal preparation more enjoyable and gives room for more than one person to cook at a time. Additionally, it provides a great space for chats over coffee, romantic dinner and family meals.

Need more ideas for your home? Check out our Idea Board. Check out our available products, get inspired by beautiful designs and pin your favorite to your Pinterest boards. Ready to get started on your kitchen remodel? Our expert staff will help you design the kitchen of your dreams. Stop by a location near you, or call us now to schedule an appointment. We are conveniently located in North Tonawanda, Clarence, Orchard Park, Binghamton, Oneonta, and Auburn, NY. We look forward to seeing you soon!

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