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Kitchen Design: Island or Peninsula?

Kitchen Design: Island or Peninsula?

Kitchens are the heart of today’s homes, so without a doubt you want your kitchen to look it’s best, be functional and comfortable. With the help of Liston Design Builds design team, we can assist you with a kitchen remodel that allows you to maximize your workspace while creating a smoother flow for your day to day activities. Layout is key. Does your kitchen have the space for a large center island or would an extended peninsula serve you better?

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These layouts offer additional storage and countertop space where kids can do their homework or guests can gather and socialize. Liston Design Build, an expert in kitchen remodeling in St. Louis, MO, discusses the advantages of both options.

Why Select a Kitchen Island?

If the space allows, a large center island is on the “must have list” for a kitchen remodel. An island is a functional addition creating both storage and countertop space for the business of life.  After all, the kitchen is the space that families are spending the majority of their time.

A center island helps centralize your meal preparation needs into single workspace and also gives you extra storage space for your kitchen essentials. Additionally, your island can function as a dining space for your family or a command central of sorts where your kids can do their homework. With the open floor plan concept, the island can unite two spaces allowing for more.  Islands will continue be on the “wish” list with any kitchen remodel.

Why Choose a Peninsula?

A peninsula is an excellent choice for kitchens with a smaller footprint. To make the most out of your home remodeling in St. Louis, MO, in selecting Liston Design Build, our Design Team will work with you to create a new look that works with your space. A peninsula will provide additional storage, countertop space and sometimes even seating.  The existing footprint of a kitchen does not always have the necessary clearance space for an island makign a peninsula the better choice.

If you are dreaming of a kitchen remodel, Liston Design Build can help. Our Design Team will assist you from concept through  completion encompassing design, product selections, and installation – a turn-key solution for your new updated kitchen. We also offer a variety of other services including bath remodeling in St. Louis, MO. Call us today at (636) 940-9417 to schedule a consultation.