One example of a layout for a small kitchen is the galley-style design. Galley kitchens feature one open path with counters and appliances situated along either side. Appliances and cabinets are generally situated on one... More »

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Some good kitchen layouts include the L-shape with or without a kitchen island, the U-shape with or without an island, the galley layout and the one-wall layout. The choice of layout depends on the size of the kitchen an... More »

Some layout ideas for small apartments include placing a loft bed in the center of the room with storage flanking each side of it, using diagonal wood planks in the floor, extending space by adding cabinetry and installi... More »

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One example of a DIY kitchen design is removing the overhead cabinets in a small kitchen to make the room look more spacious. Instead of cabinets, opt for open shelves, pot racks and magnetic knife holders. A smaller kit... More »

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Some great ideas for remodeling a small kitchen are mixing different shades, creating dramatic contrast with light and dark, building English sycamore cabinets, adding glass countertops with a glass dinette set, tiling a... More »

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Some examples of tiny kitchen design include using vertical space effectively, achieving a streamlined look by hiding common items, designating a place for everything, using scaled-down furnishings, incorporating open sh... More »

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When decorating a small kitchen, a number of strategies can be utilized to maximize the space. Paint the walls with a light or bright color to create the illusion of more space. Install a tile backsplash, either above th... More »

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