Galley kitchens arise from the ship's kitchens of early sailing vessels where every square inch was laid out for optimum use. Kitchen designs today offer you the same space-saving work and storage areas without sacrificing the beauty of a more contemporary appearance. These kitchens offer you the most practical use of your space combined with the utmost in efficiency.
Kitchen designs such as these often use space on both sides of the kitchen. Galley kitchens are ideal for smaller homes and condominiums where space is at a premium. The cabinets are mounted above the counters and appliances to utilize the available space all the way to the ceiling. Kitchen cupboards run from one end of the kitchen to the other below the countertops to capture every available storage opportunity.
Take a look at the possibilities. What you see in these kitchen designs might become the kitchen of your dreams right in your own home.