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Posted by Allison Lynch | 11/01/2021
All the humans, whether they are chefs or regular people, always dream to cook somewhere where they love to cook, where they will not get tired of cooking and for this purpose they always prefer a good kitchen. A kitchen that has all the necessary appliances and has enough space so you can move around the Kitchen quickly.

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The kitchen is used for day-to-day activities, so it has all the necessary things that a good kitchen has. A good kitchen is also space-efficient, which makes your cooking easier. So, for making an excellent kitchen, you will require an excellent kitchen floor plan.

Making a good floor plan for the kitchen is essential in itself. It will save you from a lot of problems. If you have a good floor plan for your kitchen, you will be able to build a kitchen according to it, which will be more space-efficient and contain all the necessary tools that a good kitchen requires.

Kitchen Layouts Basic

A good kitchen layout always contains both the concepts of the work triangle and the kitchen island. A work triangle is simply a triangle of three primary and essential things of the Kitchen. It is a notion that determines the kitchen layouts for the excellent functioning kitchens. We must always have three essential and primary things in the kitchen: the cooktop, the sink, and the refrigerator.

If your kitchen has these things, then you have a kitchen triangle in your kitchen too. The idea is that the cooktop, the sink and, the refrigerator should always be close to each other, but not too close.

work triangle

A good kitchen also contains one more necessary thing, and that is the kitchen island. A kitchen island is simply the standing cabinets, usually in the middle of the kitchen or in the middle of the work triangle. A kitchen triangle has seatings around it. Plus, it also has cabinets and drawers where you put the extra kitchen stuff. You can also put your kitchen appliances on the Kitchen Island.

You can also prepare your food on the kitchen island. Preparation like platings, mixing after cooking, etc. The kitchen island adds up extra space in your kitchen, and that is very useful.

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The 6 Most Popular Kitchen Layout Types with Templates

A perfect kitchen is always built upon the perfect kitchen layout according to the space you have. This paragraph will tell you about different types of kitchen layouts on which modern kitchens are built.

One-wall Kitchen Layout

One-wall Kitchen Layout One-wall Kitchen Layout

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The one-wall kitchen is usually seen in small apartments. A one-wall kitchen contains a single counter-top, and on that single counter-top, you have the sink, the cooktop and, the refrigerator is also placed in such a way that it is touching the counter-top. Everything is arranged in a way that looks like a queue.

If you don’t have much space in your place, then the one-wall kitchen would be the best choice for you. One wall kitchen is not expensive to build because all you have to build is just a single countertop, and the plumbing system is also placed on the same wall where the countertop is placed.

Galley Kitchen Layout

Galley Kitchen Layout Galley Kitchen Layout

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If you live in a small house or apartment, then you will require a Galley kitchen layout. This layout is very space-efficient, even if you are living in a small house. In a galley kitchen, you have two counter-tops opposite each other, and in between them, you have a walkway on which you can work efficiently.

If you live in a small house or apartment, then you will require a Galley kitchen layout. This layout is very space-efficient, even if you are living in a small house. In a galley kitchen, you have two counter-tops opposite each other, and in between them, you have a walkway on which you can work efficiently.

L-Shaped Kitchen Layout

L-Shaped Kitchen Layout L-Shaped Kitchen Layout

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When you live in a big house or an extensive apartment, you can choose the L-shaped kitchen layout. In an L-shaped kitchen layout, there are two countertops and these countertops are arranged so that they are making a right triangle. Both countertops are perpendicular to each other.

You can also place a kitchen island in the L-shaped kitchen. There is also a work triangle in the L-shaped kitchen. This type of kitchen is expensive to build and requires a plumbing system to be deployed on multiple walls. If you have much space and your family is big enough to, you can opt for an L-shaped kitchen layout.

U-Shaped Kitchen Layout

U-Shaped Kitchen Layout U-Shaped Kitchen Layout

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In a U-shaped kitchen layout, you have three countertops. These countertops are arranged in such a way that they are making a U shape. A U-shaped kitchen is usually seen in big houses or bungalows. You can also place a small countertop in the U-shaped kitchen.

There is both a work triangle and kitchen island in the U-shaped kitchens. This type of kitchen is costly to make and requires multiple plumbing systems. You have to make dozens of drawers and cabinets in the U-shaped kitchen. U-shaped Kitchen can accommodate multiple cooks at the same time in the same kitchen.

Kitchen Layout with Island

Kitchen Layout with Island Kitchen Layout with Island

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They are also known as the Island Kitchen. They are huge kitchens that contain three to four countertops and a kitchen island. The Island Kitchen takes the size of the room. The island kitchen has enough space that you can also put a small dining table in the kitchen.

The island kitchen is costly to build. If you have a bungalow, then you can opt for it. It can accommodate a family in the kitchen. The kitchen has both island and a work triangle. They are very pleasing, proper functioning, and space-efficient. This type of kitchen requires multiple plumbing systems on the different walls of the kitchen.

G-Shaped Kitchen Layout (Peninsula Kitchen Layout)

G-Shaped Kitchen Layout (Peninsula Kitchen Layout) G-Shaped Kitchen Layout (Peninsula Kitchen Layout)

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In the peninsula kitchen, you have three countertops, the first two countertops are arranged in an L-shaped form, and the third countertop’s both halves are placed with the two countertops so that they are making a U-shape.

The peninsula kitchens are a divider between the kitchen and the dining or a living room, and in the room’s boundary, and you have seating with the outer countertop of the kitchen. They are the open kitchen. They are usually expensive to make and can be seen in different sizes of houses or apartments. There is a work triangle in the peninsula kitchen, but the kitchen island is the outer countertop that faces the room.

Tips for Choosing the Best Layout for Your Kitchen

Above, we have mentioned the best kitchen layouts according to the different sizes of the houses or apartments. Here are some tips for choosing a kitchen layout for you.

  • If you live in a small house or a small apartment, you can go for a one-wall kitchen.
  • The galley kitchen is for average size houses and apartments.
  • If you live in a normal-sized house or a big house, you make an L-shaped kitchen.
  • U-shaped kitchens can also be made in both standard and big-sized houses or apartments, and they can also be made in bungalows.
  • The kitchen with island is for bungalows.
  • The peninsula kitchen is for different sized homes, apartments, or bungalows.

Use EdrawMax for Kitchen Planning

Now, you all know very much about kitchen planning, designing and layouts. Choose EdrawMax for kitchen floor designing. EdrawMax is the best, accessible, and easy-to-use diagram-making software for everyone regardless of their background. You just have to drag and drop things in your kitchen drawing using EdrawMax. The software is free to use for some features, but you have to go for the pricing option for more advanced features. But your essential work can be done without the pricing option.

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Free Download Printable Kitchen Layout Templates

The pictures below are free printable kitchen layout templates drawn via Edraw kitchen layout tool. Kitchen is actually the heart of the family. Even when you gets old, you will still remember the scene that your parents cook dinner for you in the kitchen.

If you want to download the template above, simply click the picture, then it will jump to the download page.

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