How an Open-plan Kitchen can Benefit Your Family This Summer
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: the kitchen is the heart of the home. As your family grows, expands and changes, so should your home. The space you occupy must be functional, operational, promote flow, and, most importantly, be one you enjoy using. That’s why so many families are embracing open-plan kitchens, blending the living and dining areas into a cohesive hub for the whole family to congregate within.
With summer coming up, there’s never been a better time to consider rejigging your kitchen to make the most of the warm weather. We’ve listed the top ways investing in an open-plan kitchen design can benefit your family this summer.
Keeps it social
Having an open kitchen and living area means whoever is busy prepping food doesn’t have to feel cornered away from the rest of the party. It also promotes multitasking, given you can be in the kitchen preparing a meal, whilst watching over your kids in the lounge room, or chatting to friends who may have congregated by the bench.
Perfect for entertaining
Summertime is synonymous with entertaining in Australia. Having an open kitchen that seamlessly blends indoor and outdoor, and living and eating areas promotes more opportunities to catch up with friends and family, and enjoy all that summer has to offer.
More space for more people
Your growing family has growing needs. One of the biggest is space. Opting for an open plan kitchen design means every family member can fit comfortably in a different zone of the space.
Bring the light in
If you’ve got plenty of windows in your house, pairing them with an open layout can create a wonderful atmosphere, especially during the summer when the days are longer.
Ready to make the switch to open-plan living? The experienced team of designers at Apollo Kitchens has the skills and know-how to make your kitchen renovation dreams into reality. Contact us today.