Normally, a kitchen island consists of storage at below section and countertop at the top. A countertop has function to make you feel comfort when you use the island to put something above such as food and beverage. So, choose the best countertop material is an absolute thing to do. In modern era, minimalist furniture design is demanding by many people because it looks elegant although simple. This thing is also supported by limited land to build houses so that modern societies prefer to choose minimalist furniture but it has many benefits. One of them is threshold kitchen island. Actually this threshold kitchen island is much needed because it offers comfort when you use the kitchen island to dining.
Threshold kitchen island will letting you bend your knees freely while you are sitting to enjoying your breakfast or dinner with your beloved family. How much the ideal distance of threshold on kitchen island? If you decide to add threshold countertop on your kitchen island, 30 cm is enough space to make you being comfort. Normally a kitchen island is installed parallel to the kitchen cabinet. This position make you comfort when you are cooking when you need to move the dirty cookware into the sink. Of course this is save your time especially you are a working mom who do not need much time to serve breakfast for your family. So, the best position for threshold of kitchen island is facing towards the kitchen cabinet. In the other words, threshold of kitchen island would be better at seating area.
Does not the threshold kitchen island reduce storage area? It is true but you do not need to worry because kitchen cabinet is also used as storage area to save your kitchen equipment. Actually you also can add open storage besides the kitchen island if you need to save the books or others. And if you want to add threshold around the kitchen island, it does not matter. You can choose it if you feel it is good. But you should notice about the kitchen space because too large kitchen island will make your kitchen looks narrow and your movement in the kitchen will be disturbed.