The holidays will be here before we know it, and families and friends are – finally! – making plans to gather. Which begs the question: Is your kitchen up to the task?
Whether you’re hosting an event or just want some extra prep space for baking all those Christmas cookies, an island can amplify the functionality of your kitchen by adding storage, providing additional prep and cooking space, increasing seating, and improving organization. Viewed through this lens, a kitchen island is the ultimate gift that keeps giving.
Read on for a closer look at why now is the perfect time to improve your home with a custom kitchen island.
The Benefits of Kitchen Islands During the Holidays
Kitchen islands offer a multitude of benefits. One of the most alluring aspects is the additional storage and counter space they create. Whether you’re looking for extra space to tuck away dishes, pots and pans, cookbooks, or other items for preparing, cooking, and serving meals, an island is a smart solution.
As anyone who’s ever hosted a party knows, kitchens are prime congregating areas. A kitchen island with stools ensures there’s enough seating for everyone. Catching up with an old friend or two? A kitchen island is a sweet spot for your next coffee date.
Mixer lift with pull-out shelf
Pullout tray divider
On that note, islands also offer extra seating in a pinch and for casual meals. There’s no easier way to serve up an afternoon snack for your kids while preparing dinner than at a kitchen island. Speaking of kids, kitchen islands are the perfect perch for homework.
Introduce caster wheels, and kitchen islands become even more functional. Depending on your space needs at any given time, you can easily roll your custom island out of the way when you want more floor space.
While investing in a kitchen island pays off all year long, this multipurpose piece of furniture really shines during the holidays when there are near-endless occasions for putting it to work.
Kitchen island storage
Kitchen pull-out spice drawer
Kitchen storage cabinets
Kitchen storage cabinets
Custom Kitchen Islands for the Holidays
An island is an excellent addition to your kitchen. However, if you want to make the most of it, customization is a true game-changer. Enter Kloter Farms. When you customize a kitchen island with us, you get to create the kitchen of your dreams. Don’t know exactly what you’re looking for? Our friendly sales team will work with you to translate your wants, needs, and goals into the optimal custom island.
This starts with choosing your island’s size, style, and layout and continues through every detail of its design. Just a few of the features to consider in kitchen islands with storage? Pull-out shelves, slide-out recycle and trash doors, tilt-out trash bins, pull-out tray dividers, mixer lifts, pull-out cutting boards, wine racks, bookcase ends, cut-outs for sinks, and standard or deep drawers.
Of course, when you design your own kitchen island with Kloter Farms, you also get to select the top from a range of materials, including quartz, granite, butcher block, solid hardwoods, and beyond.
The takeaway? Not only will your custom-made kitchen island offer remarkable functionality, but it can also complement and enhance your kitchen decor. We can think of no better gift to yourself this season than a customizable kitchen island from Kloter Farms. For design inspiration, check out the variety of custom kitchen island styles we offer. Ready to make a purchase? Shop our kitchen islands today!