Thursday, March 17, 2016

How to Fit an Eat-In Area into a Small Kitchen

You don't need a traditional dining room in your apartment to have nice dining. Living in an apartment without a separate dining room is a reality for many renters. If you've found yourself faced with creating an eat in area in your small apartment kitchen, here are three space saving ideas to help it fit as seamless as possible.


1. Add A Breakfast Bar
When a full size table just isn’t an option due to space, adding a bar to your kitchen is a great way to create a dining area in your apartment. It can be as simple as a couple bar stools, a few brackets, and a piece of shelving. Here are some of our favorites.
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2. Use A Dual Purpose Counter
For those teeny tiny kitchens it is vital that you utilize every inch.We recommend using furniture that has multiple functions. Here are a couple of examples.
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3. The Cafe Combo
Adding a bistro set or efficiency set to your kitchen when there isn’t ample seating is the perfect dining addition for any kitchen. Check out some of our ideas.
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4. Go Round
A round table can usually seat more people than a rectangular one and it is easier to push into tight corners. Go for armless chairs and save yourself a little more room.
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