An outdoor kitchen is a place outside of the house where one can cook, prepare a meal, and easily clean up afterward, all the while enjoying the open air and atmosphere of the outdoors.
First, we are going to understand why you would want an outdoor kitchen.
A top benefit of having an outdoor kitchen is that they’re great for entertaining. When food is prepared outside, guests can gather around and socialize as dinner is being prepared.
Because of the popularity of this home improvement, remodelers earn a high rate of return on their financial investment.
When you’re cooking outside during the summer, your air conditioner won’t have to work overtime to keep your house cool. When you bake, fry, roast, and broil foods in your inside-kitchen, the temperature in your house elevates several degrees, which kicks the AC into overdrive. When you cook outdoors, you will save on energy consumption.
Some foods smell delicious while they’re cooking, while others are less desirable. When you cook especially odiferous foods such as fish or deep-fried items, those aromas can linger for days. When you prepare the same menu items outside, your house stays fresh.
No need to add on a room with walls and a roof; simply incorporate the space you already have on your back porch.
When you have your own little patio cooking and dining area in your backyard, why would you want to go out to a restaurant to eat?
Next, you should think about what you want to incorporate into your outdoor kitchen design. You should carefully consider what you would like to use your outdoor kitchen for primarily. Would it be just for BBQ/grilling? Would you need an oven installed as well? What about a sink for cleaning up? A space for a fridge?
We have put together a list of appliances and add ons to consider when designing and constructing your outdoor kitchen:
Our team can work with you to bring your dream outdoor kitchen to life! One of our design specialists will be happy to visit your home and offer thoughts and suggestions. Once we’ve outlined your outdoor living vision, one of our designers will draw up your final designs ready for approval and construction.
When it comes to construction, you name it and our team of building, carpentry and landscaping specialists can make it work! Working together as one team has it’s benefits – it ensures every aspect of your project comes together in a cohesive and beautiful reality.