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Tips to Make Your Kitchen Ideal for Entertaining

Kitchen Ideal for Entertaining

A modern kitchen is no longer just a space for preparing food; kitchens are increasingly becoming places for catching up with family and friends. 

If you love to cook and entertain, you should choose a kitchen design that best meets your lifestyle. This will involve making sure that your kitchen is both functional and aesthetically pleasing. But how exactly can you turn this space into a multi-use area?

Here are some tips to make your kitchen ideal for entertaining.



An open floor plan is great for entertaining. The design accommodates plenty of guests, lets you engage with loved ones as you cook, allows you to keep an eye on kids, and makes it easier to transport food and drinks to where your visitors are.

When remodeling your kitchen, you should consider removing dividing walls to ensure smooth flow. You may also want to choose an open-plan design that opens up to the outdoors. 


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Adding statement lighting is a simple but effective way to transform your kitchen and make it more inviting. Installing a few stylish light fixtures will help you turn your kitchen into an entertaining hub.

Also, proper lighting will ensure the space is well illuminated and enable you to set the desired mood. Some lighting options to consider are smart bulbs, rope lights, stick-on lights and customizable accent lights. 



The right kitchen appliances will make your life easier and help you make a strong design statement. As such, you should invest in appliances that are made for entertaining.

On-trend appliances that will help you create the perfect entertainment space include an ice machine, coffee machine, wine or beer cooler, warming drawer, double dishwasher, double range and smart oven. Consider choosing quieter devices to reduce noise, especially if you have an open-plan kitchen. 



A kitchen island is a versatile feature that will help you keep your party going. The pieces of furniture offer plenty of storage options and can be used as counter space as well as a place to serve food from.

You can choose an island with seating to enable you to accommodate more guests and create a social and comfortable atmosphere. Including a kitchen island will offer you great convenience and enhance efficiency in the kitchen whenever you have guests over.  



A party-ready kitchen should make it easy for you to cook, entertain and clean up. Make sure you have well-planned work zones that improve workflow and allow multiple people to work in the kitchen at the same time.

When it comes to your countertops, choose functional surfaces with luxurious finishes. The countertop materials should be durable and easy to maintain. Lastly, consider having a range hood to eliminate odors, a peripheral cleanup zone to help contain the mess and a double-basin sink to ensure quick cleanup.  



An entertaining kitchen design should include adequate storage. Investing in smart storage will help you keep smaller appliances, utensils and other items out of sight but within easy reach.

This will go a long way in helping you maintain clutter-free countertops and an organized kitchen. Depending on your style, consider well-placed glass-fronted cabinets to display your glassware, gadgets and ingredients. 



Lastly, impress your guests with technology. A smart kitchen will help you give your visitors an elevated entertainment experience and make them feel at home. During your remodeling project, you should build features such as USB ports and charging stations so that guests can keep their devices powered. To create the ultimate entertainment space, install a Wi-Fi connection and add a sound system and a screen.

When remodeling your kitchen, focus on aspects that will make entertaining easier for you and provide your guests with an enjoyable experience. At Edesia Kitchen & Bath Studio, we will design your kitchen with your life in mind. Contact us to schedule your consultation and start your journey to your dream kitchen. 

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