What are the different types of kitchen layouts?

What are the different types of kitchen layouts?

There are five basic kitchen layouts: L-Shape, G-Shape, U-Shape, One-Wall and Galley. The size and shape of the room will typically determine your layout. Although variations and deviations do exist, most kitchen layouts are based on one of the following shapes.

How do you plan a narrow kitchen?

51 Small Kitchen Design Ideas That Make the Most of a Tiny Space

  1. Add a prep area. © Emily Gilbert Photography. ...
  2. Remove upper cabinets. © Emily Gilbert Photography. ...
  3. Add some greenery. ...
  4. Add extra seating to your small kitchen. ...
  5. Install pendant lights or striking light fixtures. ...
  6. Get super organized inside your cabinets. ...
  7. Install a floating table. ...
  8. Keep your materials cohesive.

Can you put an island in a galley kitchen?

If you're considering adding a kitchen island to your galley kitchen remodel, you may be able to do so without any construction required. Portable kitchen islands are widely available, and they can be a great option for galley kitchens that are small enough to require a more flexible design.

Where do you put a refrigerator in a galley kitchen?

For a typical galley layout, McFadden suggests putting the refrigerator on one end, a pantry (if there is one) and wall ovens on the other end, with the sink and cooktop centered in the middle on opposite walls. If the kitchen is wide enough, he recommends putting the cooktop directly across from the sink.