Kitchen, combined with the living room - not so muchA rare design solution to date. But how correctly to unite the "working" area of the kitchen with the living room, where people usually rest and have fun, and do you need it? We have prepared for you advice and ideas for the competent arrangement of such a space
Before deciding to unite the kitchen andLiving room, you should think about the advisability of such a step. It is necessary to evaluate all the pros and cons, since besides the positive moments there are also negative ones. Advantages and disadvantages
In terms of space, the unification of the kitchen andThe dining room will give you visual space. This option is ideal for a small apartment, where two unified spaces are separated by a partition, but simply can not do without such a design. In many European countries, apartments can not boast of a large area. For example, the factory produces kitchens and furniture elements, based on the typical layout of French apartments. That's why such furniture looks weightless and compact, and the enviable functionality allows you to use the space as useful as possible. Kitchen cabinet Lynka from Mobalpa Suspension cabinet Hestia from Mobalpa Storage systems Mobalpa on proprietary accessories move smoothly and noiselessly. Mobalpa Storage System
If you look at the situation through the eyes of the landlady, thenThe obvious advantage is that she can easily communicate with guests without being distracted from the cooking process. The downside is the fact that if "creative disorder" is possible in a closed kitchen, then in a combined space it is necessary to maintain cleanliness, so as not to introduce dissonance into the cozy atmosphere of the living room. Kitchen Luna by Mobalpa
This option is also suitable for fansParties and cozy gatherings, but if the apartment is small (one- or two-roomed) and with you live small children or elderly people, then they may not have room for a rest and sleep.
Those who decided on the design, combining the kitchen and the living room, we must first think about the choice. Extractor hood
It is easy to guess that all the flavors from cookingRich borscht or baked meat will immediately move to the living room, causing admiration of the guests. But it is better, of course, not to allow the spread of smells, and with them, fat from the kitchen, and for this, there must be a powerful hood with the outlet to the ventilation above the surface of the plate. Other equipment
Make sure that the above hoodMade as little noise as possible, as it will be perfectly audible in the kitchen and in the living room. The same goes for the refrigerator, dishwasher, and any other unit that you want to place in the kitchen.
As for design, it is desirable that allThe attributes of modern kitchens were built in and did not stand out from the overall interior. Mobalpa knows exactly where and how to hide your equipment, and also offers a good range of textures and colors. Kiffa module Kitchen Tallys by Mobalpa Kitchen Callisto from Mobalpa. The whitish oak Zoning
Although we have combined the kitchen and the living room, but nevertheless somehow it is necessary to differentiate between them. You can do this in various ways.
Do not destroy the interior partition completely. Leaving a small part, you can build from it a bar counter or designate this place for pots with plants. Partition can serve as a small through cabinet with shelves, and even. Many furniture elements and kitchens Mobalpa justAnd created in order to maximally comfortably combine the kitchen and living room. And it's not just some islands, but functional and convenient partitions, cabinets and racks that allow you to create the right zoning. Kitchen Kiffa from Mobalpa. Ocher Kitchen Hestia & Melia by Mobalpa
A bold decision will be a floor of different levels. Naturally, it is necessary to "lift" the kitchen area, but the main thing is not to overdo it. The design of the living room, by the way, will not suffer at the same time.
Use of different materials in kitchen design andThe living room also allows you to easily visually divide the room. Shades also play an important role in zoning space, and if you fantasize over the ceiling, adding some element, such as a large wooden beam, it will not only perfectly fit into the design of both the living room and kitchen, but also divide them.
To everything that we have already discussed, addCorrect lighting: somewhere a little muffled, and somewhere, on the contrary - accent. Hang the main chandelier over the dining table, thereby creating a central living room area.