Quit Worshiping At The Church Of Inside Corners
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What about all that wasted space in the corner?* One of my stranger findings from years of working with clients to redesign their kitchens is that people will guard their cubic footage like an angry vulture with a road-killed skunk.
Suggest that they leave some portion of the space unused and they break into a cold sweat.Don't get me wrong.I understand the importance of utilizing space.Most of the kitchens I work in are small, typically in older houses, as that's the niche I've cultivated, being a lover of old houses.
My usual brief is to create a kitchen with 21st-century functionality in a space that was originally for servants whose comfort and aesthetic preferences were immaterial to those who planned the room.In later kitchens - those from the early 20th century - I'm often faced with a space that's small and shut off from other rooms by multiple doors so that the women who did the cooking could work efficiently while sparing their families the realities of sausage-making.
Transforming spatially challenged kitchens into rooms that function well and are a joy to work in has been my bread and butter.I understand the potential value of every cubic...