How to arrange a summer kitchen in the country

By Admin | Garden And Buildings / Landscape Design
22 May 2016

Hot summer - this test.Even if you live outside the city.This can tell those who prepare your food!It is easier at this time to do without dinner and a tasty sandwich.But if you do not want to put up with this situation, you are absolutely right!After all, out of this situation has long found!It is a summer kitchen in the country, photos of such premises are striking for its design and layout.In this article we will discuss how to build a practical construction of its own.

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Why separate kitchen ↑

We have already mentioned that in summer it is easier to cook outdoors than in a closed stuffy room.At that time, when guests or members of the household have fun in nature, the mistress often feel left out.As it turned out, to correct this injustice can be very simple!To do this you need to build a summer kitchen.It can be placed anywhere -

near the outdoor terrace or pool.So all those present will be able to communicate freely.This versatile structure often becomes a favorite destination for all family members.Summer kitchen with his hands, as a rule, not only improves our way of life, but also makes the site more cozy and extraordinary.Among the advantages of this space for cooking can be the following.

  • You will have a large, comfortable and well ventilated workplace.
  • your loved ones and you are not going to suffer from the smell that often permeate from the kitchen to all corners of the house.
  • Even if you rattle the dishes, do not deliver the anxiety to those who at this time sleeping or resting in their rooms.
  • hostess can equip the kitchen at will and enjoy lots of shelves and cabinets where you can put any cooking utensils.
outdoor summer kitchen
The presence of the open kitchen you can think at the stage of drafting of the house

Features construction project ↑

It should reassure you that the summer kitchen with his hands can be built without too much difficulty.But that building was not doomed to failure, it should be considered carefully and draft.

There are two variants of kitchens - they do open or closed.They may be adjacent to the house or stand alone.A combined variant, when the walls can be opened or closed, depending on the vagaries of the weather.

summer kitchen at the cottage
good review - unquestionable advantage of the open kitchen

you can use ready design, having studied the information on the Internet, or make it yourself.What to pay attention to?On the location of the sink, stove, shelves, cabinets, countertops and dining, and kitchen appliances.

Siting granted ↑

After drafting choose a place where there will be the small house.What do I need to consider?First of all, a summer kitchen with barbecue should be well communicated with the living quarters.Ideally, when her garden will be visible courtyard, playground, entrance to the house and walkways.

accommodation summer kitchen
summer outdoor kitchen can be placed anywhere

choosing a site, think about the convenience of summing up the water and electricity, as well as the withdrawal of sewage.Standard dimensions of platforms range between 6-8 square meters.m, but the possibility can be increased.It is desirable that the kitchen was located on the side of the compost pit and places where they live pets.

technology construction works ↑

Having the kitchen project, as well as to determine the place of its location, you can start the construction works.

  1. Where the summer residence summer kitchen will have a cellar, you should start with him.To do this, dig a pit and cleaned.For its size it should be more than half a meter cellar on each side.The pit is filled gravel layer 50 cm. After thorough compaction it is poured hot bitumen.The walls of the cellar will play the role of the foundation wall and the kitchen so it is better to make a monolithic.Concrete is poured into the mold, and after the removal of the wall plaster cement-sand mortar.To make better use of high-quality waterproofing ruberoid.Esli you do not need in the cellar, then fill the walls of conventional solid concrete foundation.
  2. second stage - the carcass.It laid the foundation frame beam cross section 15x15 cm. Where the frame is connected to the foundation and the point where the beams are set to improve the fixation of metal corners.As a rule, the summer kitchen, which in a variety of photos displayed on the site are the main walls, covered with boards or paneling.Walls that the project will be to push, makes it easier (5x7 cm timber and plywood paneling).To improve the water-repellent plywood, it is pre-treated with hot linseed oil.
    kitchen equipment
    you dreaming of a romantic evening - it you will

    Important!Before you start to sheathe the walls, take care of the device slots for water pipes and electrical cables.

  3. next stage - the construction of the roof.It may be different in form, but have to have a small slope - drip melt and rain water.It is better to give preference to lighter materials - Ondulin, glazed tiles or bitumen sheets.
  4. Finishing summer kitchen is done after the construction of walls and roofs.With the help of a ready mix for outdoor produce plaster walls.Pre-pasted over their building felt and plaster making shingles.This is fine as a regular plastering mesh, anchored by using roofing nails.
  5. The interior of the summer kitchen will depend on your ability and creative imagination.You can oblitsevat ceramic wall tiles or granite, use tiles and mosaics, as well as a composite material.

furniture deserves special attention, as a summer kitchen design depends on it.Here, as in the full kitchen, to be a sink, stove, chopping and dining table.If resources permit, and the area can be put dishwasher, grill, barbecue, etc.Especially exotic wood stove will look!Beautiful garden furniture of rattan or wood complements any interior.And if you put on the floor vases with exotic flowers, your outdoor kitchen is a favorite place the whole family.

Video: building a summer kitchen in the country ↑

We hope that this information was to you not only interesting, but useful!The main thing to aim, and then there are the means to implement it!Good luck and good rest!