The style of open kitchens, with direct communication with the living room or dining room, is increasingly at the forefront, thanks to the multiple functions that this distribution proposes in the design of fitted kitchens.
When it comes to kitchen remodeling, open kitchen design is an excellent alternative that seeks to expand spaces and, in turn, allows both ventilation and natural lighting to flow throughout the condo Sathorn (คอนโด สาทร, which is the term in Thai) continuously.
That is why, in this article, we will propose a few ideas that you can adopt within your spaces if you are thinking of undertaking a kitchen remodel under the focus of open kitchen design.
- Apply Beams As A Design Element
The use of beams in kitchen design depends on the fact that it is not always possible to knock down a wall to expand the space and achieve the “Open Plan” concept, since sometimes the wall to be removed supports the weight of the structure.
In any case, you can always choose to remove a part of the wall leaving the necessary pillar. That is, apply the use of beams so that through the pillars, the study and analysis of the house plans are carried out to avoid any pathology that affects the construction or as a consequence of the renovation of the kitchen space.
- Use Textures And Contrasts
It is important to take into account that within the kitchen design, it is necessary to keep the harmony concerning the use of excessive furniture and the shades since it is no longer about independent environments, but rather a space as a whole.
These elegant finishes are balanced with natural organic elements such as wood island accents, flooring, fixtures, or lamps. Nowadays, people prefer synthetic materials because they are more durable and generate new design proposals.
- Connection Of The Design Of Open Kitchens With The Exterior
In modern architecture, the kitchen space takes greater attention every day since it is a functional space, either for work or in many cases, enjoyment and relaxation.
Given this, the architecture looks for ways to give more vitality to this space, through large windows of transparency to those adjacent to the garden, so that the window generates the feeling of being in both places at the same time.