Today the Association of kitchen with dining room or living room is the most common way of organizing space of any size and layout.
Sometimes, as a rule, country houses and elite buildings, the kitchen area originally implies the existence of the living room area or dining room. But most of all for their Association in city apartments you need to conduct a large-scale renovation and redevelopment, with the demolition of the wall and the approval of BTI. These questions are topics for separate articles, but now we consider all the nuances of design and the main options for combining kitchen with dining room.
Kitchen with dining room and living room in one space;
Kitchen with dining area without the recreation area, that is, without living room.
So, let’s figure out how to combine the style of a country house and a city apartment in one kitchen total area 16 sq. m with a dining area, as well as on medium and large kitchens with full-sized front dining area.
The layout of the combined kitchen
Renovated kitchen-dining room or living room will certainly starts with planning. In fact, the kitchen-diner from a typical kitchen with dining table differs only in the greater area, which allows to clearly separate the working area of the kitchen from the dining area and living room. And dining room traditionally “smart”, that is designed for receiving guests, and therefore she needs to look the part.
How to plan the space?
Planning and furniture placement begins with the kitchen area and takes into account the rules of the triangle when 3 points functional – fridge, sink, stove are in reasonable proximity to each other.
The layout of the kitchen can be l-shaped, U-shaped, linear and parallel.