Information On Muskoka Kitchen Designs

By Kenneth Russell


Preparation of food and cooking takes place in the kitchen. A kitchen is a space built in a building be it in a restaurant, house or a commercial building. In the kitchen there are cooking tools like worktops and cookers sink to allow one to prepare food and engage in other activities. Basically, there are two kinds of kitchen, that is, modern and traditional. Here are designs of Muskoka kitchen styles.

Traditional kitchens have a very formal and elegant look. This include the Victorian styles. They had a lot of ornamentation in terms of the style of fixtures. They had a lot of antiques that were mainly done in mahogany, cherry or walnut type of timber. They also incorporated various designs of different centuries.

After the introduction of modern materials which came as a result of industrial growth, modern kitchens came up. They were usually designed basing on the new designs thus considering the activities taking place in the kitchen. In the normal cases, storage was first, then washing, preparing, cooking and serving, and doing all that lead to effective use of the space.

A modern kitchen space should have a storage area, a dry store and cold store. This is where food is stored. In residential settings the cold storage can be the fridge since food stored is not much. But in commercial settings such as hotels a cold store is built with complete inbuilt refrigeration system to preserve food. The storage space needs to be enough and well organized for a person to come and pick food. They should be cleaned on a daily basis to prevent dirt and germs.

A sink, cooker, worktop and a cabinet are built inside kitchens. Microwaves and ovens should also be into kitchens to enhance functionality and save on space. The work flow depends on the functionality of the kitchen. Diseases are prevented by ensuring cleanliness at all times. Public health officers play a role of inspecting commercial kitchens to ensure that they are well kept.

So many changes came after industrial growth. The efficiency and quality of appliances were raised. New materials like aluminum and steel came into existence. These made cooking activities to be quicker and smoother. The surfaces stay for long since they are easy to clean.

Open plan type of kitchens were also introduced. They were combined to living spaces. They came into existence during the modern times of architecture that involved the open plan type of system. The main objective was to make sure that there is free and flow of spaces, thus ensuring the maximization of the inside spaces.

They gave a good experience to the user and are being used up to date. They have a classy and elegant look. Kitchen space has to be adequate for the furniture and also space where people can move around when preparing food. Open plan kitchens incorporate the dining space sometimes. The island can be used as a dining table as well as a worktop.




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