my beloved appliance garage
I've been wanting to share my beloved appliance garage set-up for a long time.
It works for me/my family SO well.
Hopefully it can help others.
So I have a G-shaped kitchen, with a long wall of windows/base cabinets between my fridge/WO wall and my induction cooktop/hood wall.
My layout after many many iterations/tweaking:
My wall of windows/base cabinets (Sorry for the bad cellphone pix):
Now you don't see it:
(see the 2 figures on the fridge made out of magnets? :)
Fridge, Advantium over wall oven
Now you do:
Love my beloved Vitamix, toaster, and electric can opener - all plugged in/ready to go:
Never having to lift my KitchenAid mixer from a base cabinet up again!
I designed it so that the mixer can even be UP, without hitting the door.
Yup, got this appliance tool (to swing the door up) from Ikea also.
Yes, I stand on a little step stool when using the mixer (I'm 4'11"). DH doesn't have to.
I never use both levels at the same time like this:
A closer look CLOSED:
Yes, that's how I keep my counters cleared.
I even have a pullout for my knife block.
Thanks for looking.
This post was edited by huango on Fri, Jan 9, 15 at 7:45