Modular Kitchen Ideas for Indian Homes [Design Ideas]
Indian cuisine is delicious, spicy and healthy with a large variety of spices thereby demanding numerous spacious cabinet options. To maintain such spaces one needs to have a good, systematic and organized modular kitchen. Such well organized and elegant looking modular kitchen designs can be achieved only by using well designed furnitures, cabinets, drawers, pullout trays, storage system etc.
In this blog, we provide you with some quick and easy tips you can use to organize your modular kitchen space without having to replace it completely.
Analyse the space and shape of your Modular Kitchen
Start off by analysing the kitchen space that you have and then accordingly choose the shape of the platform you might need. There are various shapes one might choose from depending upon the shape and space of the kitchen from L- shape, U shape, gallery or one wall kitchen, two wall kitchen etc, adding on an island area for that extra work or to use a snack counter. Irrespective of whatever the shape is one must make sure of having a healthy and decent work triangle.
Do it your style Modular Kitchen
The best thing about modular kitchens is that they are free to be customized according to individual choices and preferences. Plan the kind of working counter set up you need, the shape of the kitchen, choice of modular furniture set, cupboards, trays, pull outs etc all keeping in your style and convenience of cooking in mind, then execute the respective design.
Choosing the right Material for Counter Top
Choosing wisely is important when it comes to making choices for the materials for the counter tops. The usage of stone, glass, steel or wooden materials add the appeal of personalization to your spaces.Just make sure you opt for quality materials as only then it will last the test of time.
Open Shelfs & Trays on the Counter Top
Like we had mentioned Indian kitchen has a unending list of spices, oil, ghee, etc. so one has to keep a smooth flow of work. It is very important to install few open shelves and trays, above or alongside of the working counter top. Having such necessities right in front of your eyes makes work much faster and hassle free.
Usage Of Draw System
It is always easy to have drawers right near the working counter, not only does it make working faster but also it gets easy for theladies to work with pull outs drawers than having complete set of cupboards. The pull out drawers are very convenient to keep in and take out required bottles, jars, containers, spatulas etc.
Well Lit Kitchen Space
Using beautiful modular furniture alone won’t be enough to make your kitchen space look elegant, it needs to be illuminated well so that the modular space is well lit and enhancing the beauty of modular furniture.Knock off the shadows with well planned and neat lighting at the ceiling.Also create false ceiling, false covers, to complete that missing part of the lighting in your kitchen space.
The Lazy Corners
Most of the times the corners get wasted, instead the corners like lazy susan, wall corners etc., can be planned into well utilisable spaces by installing open triangular shaped racks or lazy susan cabinets.
Illuminate Cabinets & Corner Spaces
Since cabinet spaces are dark it is essential to have a good pair of lights installed inside all the overhead cabinets,corners, walls etc. The modular kitchen designs are incomplete if perfect lighting inside the cabinets is not installed. Best to go for LEDs as they provide adequate power while helping you cut down on power usage.
Color Your Modular Kitchen
A modular kitchen design is totally incomplete without proper embellishing of color effects. Adding colors gives an impressive visual impact and a sense of completion to your kitchen design. Make your homemaker’s cooking role a fun experience by creating beautiful to behold interiors.