Outdoor Kitchen Guide Using Granite Countertops

For anyone who’s made the decision to install a kitchen that utilizes outdoor space, there are a number of important considerations to bear in mind during the design process. An outdoor kitchen is a unique home project, because not only is style and functionality important, but the materials selected for use in the space also have to be durable and weather-resistant. An outdoor kitchen can be a space that’s welcoming for family gatherings, or just a place to enjoy nightly family meals. Like an indoor kitchen, it should be equipped with all the necessities, including appliances and an adequate work space. While selecting the perfect grill may be easy for most homeowners, choosing the materials for the countertop can pose …

Pros and Cons of Outdoor Kitchens

Outdoor kitchens are a great addition to any home. In warm climates they can be used all year round, while in colder places they may need to be reserved for the summer months. They can take many forms. For example, my aunt in Malaysia has an outdoor kitchen, which is used all year round. It is a basic setup consisting of a tin roof, gas powered hob and open sides which allow the wind to blow smoke away. Western versions of typically consist of gas powered barbeques with covered canopies. According to The Telegraph, outdoor kitchens are the next “in” thing. However, before reaching for your wallet, make sure that you read this list of pros and cons to ensure …

5 Reasons for Cooking Outdoors

Why should you consider cooking outdoors as part of your lifestyle? There are many reasons why one should consider having outdoor cooking every now and then. Here are five great benefits from outdoor cooking: 1. Outdoor cooking is a stress reliever. How can we say so? Well, when you are cooking outside and having the company of your friends or relatives while enjoying some wine or beer, would you not feel relaxed, at ease and felt like the world is just a background? Surely, I do! Having the people whom you cherish and trust as company while cooking and eating outdoors and enjoying the nature, the sunset or the stars above is surely an excellent way to remove stress. 2. …