Basically narrow and long kitchen is not an ideal size for this area. But, when you have typical of this kitchen in your home, you do not need to be afraid. You can always maximizing this area and get beautiful design that is needed. First model that will help you is built in furniture. For the tone of your kitchen, you can consider to take palette color. Palette color can help to make your kitchen look spacious.
When your kitchen is quiet large, you can try to put your dining area there. Put large window near the kitchen area to make the room look wider. On the other hand when you like the fusion of traditional and modern, you can try to manifest it. You can try to combine wooden furniture, wooden floors with modern element such as metal.
You can also try to have a tropical design. For the tone, you can add some red tone to your kitchen area. You can use shades of red for your furniture and rug. Combine it with wooden materials for the ceiling, flooring, appliances, and some furniture. For the last, you can try to have white tone for kitchen area for effect of spacious. Try to have glass window on your ceiling to make your kitchen look airy and also natural.
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