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Posted by on Jul 18, 2012 in Home Ideas | 0 comments

Paper Planning Of Kitchen Saves From Getting Stuck Between A Rock And A Hard Place

How you can guess that a specific kitchen design is the best for you? Basically, the comparison between the lifestyle and standards of your family with a kitchen plan will help you in this regard. ‘Form of kitchen’ is another factor to influence but its impact is not as severe as that of the other two—so we shall not discuss it.

Looking at the lifestyle and standards of your family will help in choosing the right kitchen plan. All decisions regarding materials, components and budget are based on this observation— after all you know your financial situation better. What happens is that if one gets ready to spend more in the kitchen arrangements, the available budget for construction of the other parts of home decreases, which creates financial problems. In fact, it is extremely difficult to create a perfect balance between the lifestyle, the life standard and the budget in kitchen design. Yes, this is the biggest issue. Especially, when the budget is short, the need of a perfect plan increases further.

You can make your kitchen design look luxurious, elaborate and practical with proper planning and still be within your budget range. But it demands ‘time’. When the final designs get ready and are brought in front of you, you need to look at all the options. Try to imagine which of them fits the best into your lifestyle.

If you have children, make sure they will be able to get food on their own in your absence. If you have pets, make sure they will not be able to spoil the food products stored. If you arrange entertainment parties regularly then is your kitchen adequate enough for the demands of such parties? Besides, try to avoid the tight spaces in kitchen that can create hurdles to navigate through when working in the kitchen. You should also use easy to clean floor tiles in the floor plan regardless your budget. These issues are important and negligence in regard to any of these can create troubles for you.

When you look at kitchen designs, your budget should also be in mind. Only choose the features that can be installed within your budget. If you decide to install expensive features but you have a limited budget then the extra money spent on installation of expensive features in kitchen will increase the budget dedicated for construction of home.

In addition to this, you need to make sure that the kitchen design does not create trouble due to inappropriate door openings of the home appliances like refrigerator and microwave. The door of refrigerator should always open opposite to the stove and the sink in kitchen. The microwave should not be placed too high to be beyond the limit of cooks with shorter heights.

All such issues must be resolved on paper before the constructions work starts. The problems are easier to resolve on paper. Work on project should start when the planning gets completed from start till the end. This is the key to avoid getting stuck between a rock and a hard place.