Ideal kitchen has various standard sizes to be fulfilled in order to make you comfort when working in the kitchen. Kitchen elements which require t be measured is island and cabinet and backsplash even for countertop. If you have ideal countertop, of course you will feel so comfort when cooking because it has proper size. Countertop should be designed by noticing ideal sizes. But sometimes this thing often underestimated before designing the kitchen so that you will be not satisfied with the result. So, it would be better to know the best ideal size of countertop before install it for the cabinet or island. Then, how to measure kitchen countertops to get ideal size? The answer is varies because it depends on the size of the kitchen.
The complaints due to incorrect a countertops size can actually be avoided if you measure it properly before install it. One step that you can do related how to measure kitchen countertops is apply the cabinet or island on 85-100 cm height. It is because the height of every people is different, so this height is ideal for cabinet and island. This aims to make you do not too bent when using countertop for cooking because usually the stoves put on the island or cabinet. It also makes your hands become more comfort when stirring or mixing any foods.
And how to measure kitchen countertops in term of the width? Ideal width of countertop is about 60-65 cm. This is a comfort measure for our hands to reach the edge of the countertops which is bordered by walls. This size is also making you still become free to put kitchen equipment because there is enough space. But what about the width of countertop for island? Does the size is equal to the countertop for cabinets? Yes, it does. It would be better to install the countertop for island with 60-65 cm. This aims to make your kitchen does not become too narrow of countertop usage. But, you can add the length and width of countertop for island if you have open kitchen design and use the island as dining table. Wide kitchen island will make you more free and comfort when dining together with your family.