When we recently moved, one of the reasons we chose our new apartment was because the small kitchen was enclosed — meaning separated from the rest of the house. Here are six reasons why I embrace the walls and solitude of my closed kitchen, and why you might want to consider keeping yours closed, too… Read full article
There’s no denying the positive attributes of an open-concept kitchen: It allows you to be more social while cooking and can often make your kitchen feel bigger. For these and other good reasons, open kitchens are wildly popular. And yet, I am firmly a fan of the closed kitchen.