Receiving the connection of several rooms has long been practiced by interior designers. More and more studios and lofts are being built, on redevelopment of apartments in our Khrushchev houses and panel houses. Removing the wall you can win useful meters, get two windows to illuminate the entire area. Stylish, modernly decorated kitchen living room 25 sq. M. m will be released only taking into account the subtleties of the design and features of the room, as seen in the photo. Illustrations will help to deal with the nuances of design.
In the spacious room you can place a cozy and functional kitchen in the living room.
Advantages and disadvantages
The combination of living room and kitchen is rational for several reasons:
- Spacious room with several windows;
- There are no extra doors, walls, but there is an opportunity to prepare and communicate with family and guests;
- The combined project facilitates family meals;
- Arrange parties with a large number of guests.
A lot of natural light in the room, another plus in the decision to combine the kitchen with the living room
- Kitchen odors, without installing a powerful and inaudible extractor problems;
- Noises, flowing water, the work of household appliances;
- Cleaning after every meal can not be avoided;
- Lack of privacy for the studio.
Modern powerful extractor not only perfectly cope with extraneous odors, but also organically fit into the interior of the kitchen-living room
Important! Decide on the merger weighted. Look at the photo of the design of the living room, combined with a kitchen of 25 square meters Feel free to get to work if you have a balance of interests in the direction of advantages.
Proper placement of furniture in the kitchen-living room, will make it not only beautiful, but also comfortable
Zoning is the division of the interior into parts according to the principle of functional purpose; it is generally accepted to divide it into three parts: working, auxiliary, and rest. The purpose of reception in the case of a spacious living room kitchen design is the functional distribution of the volume of the room. Zonality allows you to play with proportions, make large areas comfortable, and small areas visually enlarge.
Furniture - the fastest and agile method. A typical cabinet is exploited as a partition; the space is divided into parts according to its intended purpose. An improvised wall additionally solves the task of storing things. Curbstone, sideboard, sofa in the photo successfully play the role of a partition.
The sofa is a great way to zone a room.
Arches and partitions
The separating arch saves the floor space of the room, logically separates the zones. Often the cleaned wall is left in the form of an arch. It is nontrivial to make built-in bookshelves in the form of an arch, subject to the canon of the harmonious fit of one element to the overall interior of the apartment. Today, different designs are available. Sculptures, fireplaces or glass partitions also gracefully cope with the task of separation.
Decorative partition will be an excellent pedestal for the TV and will separate the seating area.
The podium is a frame device that raises the floor in the chosen place to the required height. Placing the kitchen above the living room is a good variant of the podium, in which boxes are additionally embedded. The podium in the living room under the piano will provide space for music.
Stylish kitchen-living room interior with a podium
Color makes it possible to visually divide the apartment into parts. Saturated and muted colors change the perception of space. Light helps enhance the separation effect achieved.
Different pattern of wallpaper on the walls in combination with the furniture of bright colors, perfectly zoning the space of the kitchen-living room
Additional lighting zones change the functional load.
Thanks to the properly arranged lighting, the room is organically divided into zones
Cloth curtains in spacious apartments are used as dividers, they are easy to replace, minimize, remove. A significant drawback of curtains is the lack of sound insulation.
The fabric partition looks very stylish in the interior of the kitchen-living room and perfectly zoning the space.
The open space of the studio allows you to choose the layout in proportion to the desires and money. The owners of such new-fashioned apartments consider many options, because the interior design of the living room kitchen is 25 square meters. m takes any popular today decorating techniques shown in the photo.
Important! Selecting from the catalog the kitchen design of the living room only on the photo is reckless, take into account personal feelings, be attentive to the preferences of the family.
Classics - universal generally accepted style. A sample of a classic living room kitchen of 25 sq m with zoning is shown in the photo below. Finishing colors are calm, pastel, diluted with white. Golden inclusions in the stucco ceiling emphasize the richness of the interior. Furniture made of natural wood, symmetrical appearance, light or dark with bending forms and carving, bronze finish. The color of kitchen furniture may differ by one tone, such a technique gently separates the functional parts.
The assembly point of a classic living room interior can be a fireplace or a dining area. The second option is easier to make, put a rectangular or oval classic table, surround with chairs with appropriate backs, arrange the rest of the items symmetrically with respect to the dining area. Above the table hang a crystal chandelier.
Decorative elements of the classics are curtains with assemblies, lambrequins, carpets on the parquet floor, picturesque paintings in carved frames, hung on the walls. Variants of classics - Empire, Baroque, Rococo, simply implemented in the decoration of the kitchen living room. A set of features of each option will give originality to the interior.
Often used in the design of lofts direction hi-tech. Utility in the design of the combined space like young, creative people. In the interiors, straight lines will be the basis. Furniture and decoration of strict forms are made of glass, plastic, metal. The walls are even brick, the main decoration for them is the kitchen appliances and electronics of the latest models. The lighting divides the zones according to their functionality: a simple chandelier on a cord of varying length above the dining table, spotlights in the kitchen, a floor lamp and spots in places of rest. Silver-gray metallic colors in combination with a neutral shade of the walls, diluted with bright accents, will create a calm, cheerful atmosphere.
The decoration of the room must be perfect. The principle of “Three Foundations” operates: flat ceiling, smooth floor, laconic walls. Similarly, with the use of finishing colors: three bright, combined with each other, natural shades. The ceiling of the kitchen of the living room of 25 square meters should be smooth, white. Walls - simple, smooth, slightly tinted. The predominant color is gray, combined with the natural hues of wood. Parquet or laminate flooring, an expensive option - self-leveling polymer floor.
Furniture that supports minimalism should be strict and functional, without unnecessary details. The finishing accessories are discreet, the handles on the doors are inconspicuous, merging with the furniture. The advantage of this style is space. Household appliances in the kitchen embedded. The lighting is multi-level, with a diffused, calm light, in such conditions it seems that the walls and the ceiling themselves are shining. The decor on the windows and walls is missing, the ornaments are not used.
Undeservedly forgotten style is the best suited for the design of the combined spaces. The basic principles of modern style:
- The presence of asymmetry, diagonal lines;
- Maximum practicality;
- Use of furniture transformers;
- Repetition of symmetry;
- Geometric drawings.
The decoration of the room is functional, the walls are simply plastered, the floor is tiled or covered with linoleum. Drawing on the floor imitates wood. Ceilings of different heights - a distinctive feature of style - zone space. Each zone has its own lighting, lamps are grouped symmetrically.
The furniture of simple geometric shapes is arranged so that it forms lines in two directions: horizontal and vertical. Folding, sliding tables and bedside tables, chairs and stools that fit into each other, move under the tables. The worktop in the kitchen creates one horizontal plane. Household appliances built into the cabinets. When you create a modern, you need to properly dispose of the decor, it requires practicality from things. Decorative items not only carry the function of decoration, they are used daily. Kitchen design living room of 25 square meters with two windows in Art Nouveau style is presented in the photo below.
Traveling has led to the popularity of using ethnic motifs in interior design. Freedom, convenience of styles makes such solutions suitable for the kitchen room, in the photo the ethnic interior looks bright and fresh.
Important! Ethnic trends in the design of the kitchen of the living room are manifested in the details: statues, lamps, carpets and other things brought from overseas countries.
Current trends: simple bionics, fancy fusion, intolerable kitsch - suitable for decorating dual space. The techniques and methods of these styles are in favor of convenience and practicality.
Finishing of the combined rooms
Creating a good interior with two adjacent areas is difficult without high-quality finishes. The floor, walls, ceiling in all areas should be smooth and smooth. Diverse materials for use in surface finishing facilitate zoning. The kitchen floor is lined with tile, linoleum, the living room floor is with laminate or parquet. The border between the tiled floor of the kitchen area and the wooden living room will highlight the zoning. The walls, if necessary, supplement the structures of plasterboard, polyurethane. Columns, stucco - for classic interiors, niches - for ethnics and high-tech.
Smooth ceilings are painted white for modern interiors. Classic styles allow ceiling murals. A multi-level ceiling will allow you to select and technically correctly use the light in functional areas. Stretch ceilings of different heights and plasterboard designs are complemented by built-in lights. Partitions, protrusions to underline zoning mounted from plasterboard.
A serious approach to the design of the kitchen-living area of 25 square meters. m will allow you to enjoy the rest and cooking in a cozy atmosphere, despite the combined space.