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If you were planning a kitchen renovation or a brand new kitchen soon and had not considered installing a kitchen island bench, most interior designers, stylists, builders and kitchen design companies would urge you to reconsider. Why? Australians love them, that’s why!
While there are still plenty of kitchens without an island bench, those in the know say they add a wonderful dimension to the cooking space, describing it as a great social hub where families can sit together, eat breakfast, enjoy an evening drink, entertain friends and more besides. It can even be a place where kids can sit and watch (and learn) their parents cook.
While it definitely serves as an area that can bring people together, a kitchen island bench also has other more practical functions such as offering more storage and extra work space.
It is fair to say a modern kitchen would have to include a kitchen island bench, but the good news is you will not be lost for design choices – let your imagination run wild as there are some incredible design ideas and innovations available to you which will turn any basic kitchen island into an interior design showpiece. Popular materials used are laminate, engineered quartz and granite.
What do you need to consider before going ahead with the installation of a kitchen island bench? Here are some of the most important features:
Design styles and features are only limited by your imagination, but obviously tying it in with the rest of your home will enhance its aesthetic appeal.
If you’ve been inspired to incorporate some of these kitchen island bench ideas for your new or renovated kitchen and need expert advice, read more about how to do this at www.aplan.com.au.