Furniture on wheels introduces a very practical characteristic on elements such as the kitchen island which becomes portable and much easier to relocate according to the user’s immediate needs. This freedom and versatility is very important in the kitchen. Such designs allow you to simply move the island wherever you need it. Of course, you can also find a permanent spot for it the rest of the time.
Portable kitchen islands are very practical when you have an open plan design. This way you can use them for a variety of purposes.
A spacious kitchen can also greatly benefit from such a piece of furniture. This way you can always have a prep or counter space exactly where you need it.
Small kitchen islands like this one are easier to relocate and move around. They can also serve multiple purposes. For example, this one could be a very nice side table or serving cart.
If your kitchen island has a design that allows it to also be used as a table then putting wheels on it is that much more practical. You can easily move it around and sue as a dining table whenever you have guests coming over.
Small kitchen islands give you the possibility of having more than one. In other words, instead of having one big island you can have two or three smaller ones and also use them individually whenever needed.
Mobile or portable kitchen islands are very great to have in homes with an open floor plan where the kitchen shares the same zone with the living space and maybe even some other areas. This means that the kitchen island can become part of any of the other spaces’ design as well.
You can also use the kitchen island as a bar or an extension to the dining table. A kitchen island on wheels increases the versatility of the piece and gives you more freedom when using it.
This island has a very intriguing design. It has a sleek metal frame with tall and thin legs with wheels and this simple design makes it lightweight and easy to relocate. Take out in the living room, in the dining room and even on the terrace.
The wheels on a kitchen island don’t necessarily mean that you have to also use it in other rooms as well. They’re just as useful for moving the island around just a few inches, to make it easier for you when prepping or cooking.
When you have a small kitchen like this one placed in the corner of the living room, a portable kitchen island can be of great use. Take wherever you need it or push it away if you want to move more freely in the kitchen. Also, it can allow you to extend the kitchen into the living room.
The most wonderful thing about mobile kitchen islands on wheels is that they allow to easily reconfigure the space. Your kitchen can get a whole new look in just seconds. Here, for example, the island were intentionally moved closer to the stove for the picture.
There’s also another practical detail about kitchen islands on wheels. Although it’s a small thing, it can prove to be very useful: cleaning becomes easier when you can move the furniture around.
This kitchen island has just the right dimensions to allow it to also be used as a serving cart. It has wheels so it would be perfect for the job.The shelf underneath is also a very nice feature.
Not all kitchen islands are long and big. Some can be quite small. Take this one for example. It just like a cabinet with a counter top so it can be a nice prep space, a serving cart or a good place to keep tableware in and take it with you in the dining room.
In the case of a kitchen as big and spacious as this one, it’s easy to figure out how a portable kitchen island would be useful.
Kitchen islands are always multipurpose pieces of furniture. They’re good prep spaces but they’re also used for storage. Some have compact designs with built-in drawers and compartments while others are simpler, like this one.
Some kitchen islands can have very elaborate designs. This one is not only very big but it also has a multitude of different storage spaces, including drawers and shelves. It can very well serve as a dining table or as a work space.
You don’t need a breakfast table or any other kind of table in the kitchen if you have a kitchen island with a versatile design and wheels. Just move it where you need it. It’s a good idea if you want to save space.
If you have the space then you can have not one but two kitchen islands. In this case, one appears to be fixated in place while the other is on wheels and can either becomes an extension of the first one or be used independently.
Similarly, this kitchen also has an island but it also has a mobile extension. This one can serve a number of different purposes. It can be a smaller island, an extension of the bigger piece or it can be used as a separate table.
In general, kitchen islands are made of wood but other materials can also be used. This one, for example, has a metal construction. It’s a nice addition to the contemporary kitchen where it adds an industrial touch to the décor.
Just like in the case of any type of table, the kitchen island can feature unusually-shaped legs or framework that makes it stand out. The counter top is usually very simple in order to be functional.
This eclectic kitchen combines several different styles. The chairs are definitely very interesting but so is the kitchen island. It has a very nice rustic look and it makes this part of the kitchen contrast with the rest, which is a little more modern.
This is a very interesting kitchen island. It sits on wheels and it appears to be able to expand and become bigger somehow. It’s a custom-made piece, very practical in small kitchens in particular.
This island can also expand but in a very different way. It has a traditional design and it’s made of wood. This is a drop-leaf kitchen island which can also be used as a dining table and it can become bigger if needed.