Minimalist kitchen design ideas

Since we’re living in the era of modernism, it’s no wonder that things from our lives are smaller and smaller, due to the immense lack of space that we are facing. Is modernism determined by straight shaped lines compiled with minimal space requirements? Yes, it is.

The most common example of the minimal style applied in the present reality is the case of the minimalist kitchen.  Basically, a minimalist kitchen is that kitchen than compiles extreme modern kitchen accessories with straight shaped lines and non bold colors and all the accessories from such a kitchen will take minimal space. Though, the kitchen will be perfectly usable as it will have all the necessary stuff for a normal kitchen.

Before adopting for their kitchen minimalist kitchen design ideas from furniture magazines, people should know that even if they look good, minimalist kitchen aren’t suitable for all the families, especially if those families have lots of members. Because a minimalist kitchen will be quite small, not too many things can be cooked without rubbishing the whole kitchen. This is why only those with a silent life or those who aren’t needed to use their kitchen too often should decorate their kitchen in a minimal way.

Basically, in a regular minimalistic kitchen, basic accessories like the oven, the fridge and the dishwasher should be incorporated in the same corp of furniture. Also, the table where the sink is, is also used as a regular eating table, in order to cut off some space.

As for the chairs, a minimalist kitchen should only have chairs without a backrest –preferably made of steel –. The chairs should adopt the dominant color of the room, as modernism must be lead to its peek.

And, when it comes to colors, minimalist kitchens can easily adopt powerful colors: Black & White mixes or Dark Red can suit extremely well such a kitchen.

Finally, all the people should know about the minimalist kitchens that, even if they might look extremely well in the showrooms or in the catalogues, they might not be so usable once that they have been installed in a home. Due to the fact that they are required to sustain daily usage in the case of the regular families, the requirements might be too big for such a kitchen and therefore, besides the fact that they cost a lot, they might not fulfill completely its users.



Published by in How To, Tips, and Advice, on June 22nd, 2010

WHAT DO YOU GUYS THINK?

7 Responses to “Minimalist kitchen design ideas”

  • Joseph says:

    Reading blogs like this one always makes me feel like a kid with his nose pressed up against the window in a taffy shop! The home we have is the one we will keep, and it is a tract home, which absolutely lets out the wonderful modern designs I am always coming across in my Internet surfing. The only way to achieve something like this for us would be to completely remodel the exterior of the home—and the interior as well! Much too expensive, to be sure! But it’s an idea I find myself fantasizing about from time to time, especially when I see designs like these. There is a real glory to what has been done here, and I thank you for sharing these concepts with us.

  • Jiggadee says:

    Great ideas for the small kitchen. Looking at incorporating some of these ideas into my new kitchen (within the next three years I am hoping).

    Thanks again for sharing you knowledge.

    Jiggadee, Australia

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