Galley kitchen designs have characteristics of functional kitchen designs which create spacious kitchen with using two sides of kitchen walls as comfortable workspaces. Kitchen is always considered as one of the most essential interior spaces of a house and it has to be nice, cozy and inviting to all family members. There are many popular and modern kitchen designs which provide spacious kitchen workspace as functional kitchen such as U shaped kitchen, G shaped kitchen, one wall kitchen and L shaped kitchen.
The mentioned kitchen designs can be applied to small sized kitchen space but will create the sophisticated kitchen which has many beneficial features and in this case, galley kitchen design is considered as one of the functional kitchen designs which creates spacious and comfortable kitchen workspace. In any residential kitchens, house owners believe that the kitchen need to have wide space in order to create comfort when doing kitchen works but it is not true at all since the small sized kitchen space can provide comfort as well though with limited space but very functional as a matter of fact.
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Two Types of Galley Kitchen Design
In galley kitchen design, there are work areas and two parallel bench tops with aisle between them and the aisle width is around 1500mm until 2000mm. The one end space can be enclosed with window or wall. In this typical kitchen design, you can maximize every inch of kitchen wall space with cabinetry, sink or kitchen pantry. Well, beside of the enclosed one end space, there is also a type of galley kitchen which both of kitchen ends are opened which is called as two way galley kitchen. This type of galley kitchen layout is very compact but you have to provide enough space between the two galleys in order to create comfort for you to move around especially if there is more than just one person in the kitchen. You have to make sure that you find it easy to open the kitchen cabinet and oven doors. It is taken for granted that you will find this galley kitchen creates most efficient space usages with cabinets running down both sides of kitchen walls. If you live in apartment, then it is going to be wise if you have this kitchen design if you want to create spacious kitchen workspace and comfort when doing kitchen works at the same time. It is also recommended to have open shelving kitchen cabinets since wall cabinets in this kitchen design will make the kitchen room become cramped.
Well, you have been described about two types of galley kitchen designs and you can choose which one you prefer in creating functional kitchen with comfort when doing kitchen works.
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