Kitchen design area of 14 square meters. m can be varied, as convincing the following photos. Such footage allows you to implement a variety of design ideas, to embody any fantasy.
White kitchen interior will make the room even more spacious and bright.
Headset layout options
There are several options for how to better plan kitchen space. Depending on the organization of the space interior may look very different.
The most versatile and common way to arrange furniture in the kitchen is in the form of the letter “G”, or at an angle. This arrangement involves the placement of kitchen, built-in appliances along two adjacent walls and is suitable for a kitchen of any shape: square, rectangular, even very narrow, elongated. She allows not only conveniently to arrange a dining group, but also to leave a lot of space for comfortable movement of the hostess.
Corner kitchen with white glossy facades
Traditional tables and chairs with such a layout can successfully replace the kitchen island. There can be placed numerous cabinets, drawers with household items, as well as successfully organized a place for meals. The following photos indicate that for this you need to leave the edge of the tabletop free.
Corner placement of the headset makes the kitchen more functional
A sink, a refrigerator and a stove are the invariable attributes of any kitchen; they are located at a convenient distance from each other without disturbing the ergonomics of space.
Corner kitchen is the most convenient placement of furniture.
U-shaped arrangement of furniture set assumes the presence of sufficient free space. Indeed, the placement of furniture along the three adjacent walls will take quite a lot of space. With such a plan, it is necessary to think in advance about comfortable access to all cabinets and appliances.
U-shaped layout allows you to cook without any extra movement.
With this design, the kitchen becomes extremely roomy and has as many as three work surfaces, which is very convenient for the hostess. The working area has three main components: a stove, a refrigerator and a sink is located here as comfortably as possible.
U-shaped kitchen set is the perfect solution for kitchens with a combined balcony
In order not to clutter the room, with the U-shaped arrangement of furniture, it is better to abandon the wall cabinets, or take them only one of the walls. Otherwise, there will be a congested interior effect, the room will not have enough air.
Attention! This layout allows you to get the peninsula with free access to it from three sides. For this it is enough not to adjoin one of the structures close to the wall.
U-shaped layout is very compact and functional.
Placing the headset along the three walls allows for the location of the dining group in the opposite side of the room or carrying it into the living room.
This layout assumes the presence of an island adjacent to the main headset. Thus, a comfortable working area is organized, where the cooking process will take a minimum of time. This is not surprising, because this kitchen design allows the refrigerator, stove, sink to be close to each other.
The C-shaped arrangement of the furniture makes it possible to have numerous cabinets, shelves for storing various utensils, additional worktops, where the hostess will freely accommodate for cutting food and other things.
With this arrangement, you can do without the dining group - say the following photos. The dining table can be replaced by one of the furniture structures that has free access. It is enough to raise it to the height of the bar and get the appropriate seats.
An island in any kitchen becomes its highlight, a distinctive feature. The photos below show that a kitchen island can perform various functions:
- Replace the dinner group;
- Serve as a place to store utensils;
- It can be located sink or even hob.
Having free access to this element of the interior from any side allows it to perform several functions simultaneously. For example, on one side of it a washing room is equipped, and on the other - a place for quick snacks. At the same time, in order to create comfort for all family members, designers advise raising the dining surface several centimeters higher.
The following photos will give ideas for rational use of the island.
Design studio kitchen
A popular, fashionable design option for living space is the combination of kitchen and living room, the creation of an apartment - studio. This method involves getting rid of the walls - partitions in the apartment and the creation of a single space. This arrangement achieves several goals at once:
- Increases the area of housing;
- Rationally uses every corner of the room;
- Ideal for young couples without children.
Having made the decision to combine the kitchen with the living room, you need to keep in mind that for complete comfort in this room you will need:
- Silent household appliances;
- Powerful hood over the stove.
In addition, there will be a question of how to divide the space properly and not lose the harmony of the room, for it is necessary to create coziness, comfort, to form the illusion of an isolated kitchen and living room.
The most rational way to divide the kitchen - the studio area of 14 square meters. m on the functional area is competent installation of the sofa. For this purpose, the sofa is set back to the kitchen, defining boundaries for rest.
The bar, shelf - shelving, dining group can also become a kind of boundary, making the space divided into two different areas. For example, a bar counter in such an apartment can serve as a table for eating, a working table top, and at the same time divide the room into areas.
High shelves-racks, installed the right way and containing various elements of decor, books, flowers serve as an excellent visual border. Also a frequent option of dividing a room is to install a kitchen table and chairs between the zones. The following photos of studio apartments divided with furniture are presented below.
Zoning using floor finishes
A variety of types of flooring allows you to choose harmoniously combined, but at the same time, different coatings for the kitchen and living room. Beautiful, stylish looks, for example, tiles in the kitchen and laminate in the living room. Numerous photos presented below will convince of this.
Sharing space with lighting
Different intensity and direction of light will be a reliable help for those who create the design of kitchen - studio. With the help of light beams creates the illusion of a separate room. For this can be selected floor lamps for the living room, ceiling chandeliers, sconces. For the kitchen fit built-in spotlights, neon ribbons.
Attention! The appearance of lighting devices depends on the overall stylistic orientation of the room.
Multi-level floors and ceilings
A spectacular way to zoning is to mount the floor or ceiling at different heights. For example, raising the floor in the kitchen a few inches above the floor in the living room, you can get a kind of podium, which will provide the necessary separation. Similarly, zoning is created using the ceiling. In the kitchen, the ceiling is made slightly lower than in the recreation area, thereby achieving the desired impression. The following photos eloquently speak of this.
Combination of kitchen with balcony
If there is a shortage of living space, owners of small apartments often use a well-known way to expand the space - combining a kitchen and a balcony. Despite the fact that this method is time consuming and expensive, it is often used and helps to solve several problems at once:
- Significantly increase the kitchen area;
- Add room natural light;
- Thanks to the unusual geometric shape of the room, it is possible to create an extraordinary memorable kitchen design.
Association allows you to use the space in different ways.
This is one of the most cost-effective options, it will require only works on insulation. Transferring the table and chairs to the balcony, you essentially free up the kitchen, ensure freedom of movement for your household.
For those who are romantic and prefer to drink looking out the window, enjoy the arrangement of the bar. To do this, you need to purchase high chairs and increase the area of the window sill, turning it into a bar counter. The following photos will give you design ideas.
Kitchen on the balcony
This is one of the most costly ways of arranging the kitchen, combined with a balcony. He will require you to carry the relevant communications and execution of a larger number of documents.
By moving the sink and stove, you get the opportunity to engage in cooking with natural light and enjoying the view from the window. At the same time, the kitchen part is freed up as much as possible, leaving enough space for a large dining table, chairs, and a refrigerator. Photos provided below will help you choose the best option for such a design.
Recreation or play area
An extraordinary option of arranging the annexed territory is the creation of a recreation area. The following photos talk about how to best position the sofa, armchair, coffee table. A beautiful recreation area on the former balcony can become a winter garden equipped there.
If you spend a lot of time in the kitchen, and you have small children, then an appropriate option for you would be the arrangement of a play area for children on the balcony. Here you can collect all the toys that do not find space in the apartment, placed climbing ladder, balls, shelves for books and so on. Thus, your children will always be in sight, which is very convenient.
Creating a design of your kitchen, it is necessary to build on individual needs and personal preferences, then the result will delight you for many years.