As innovative homeowners find ways to maximize usage of every inch of usable space, basement remodeling has become more and more common. A basement kitchenette is an essential addition to round out a basement apartment, extra living room, or vacation rental.
To capitalize on space, you’ll want to add plenty of cabinets to your new basement kitchen design. Basement kitchenette cabinets are perfect for providing extra storage for your home, whether you need a space-saving solution for stocking food, an extra place to stash away kitchen equipment, or a private storage option for a tenant or visitor.
Kitchenettes in basements typically form a small part of a larger living area in the basement. One example could be a family room built in the basement with a kitchenette attached. There may be a theater room with a kitchenette nearby, or a guest bedroom with a kitchenette. The area could also be part of a bar or entertainment area, or any other need that you might have.
In a basement kitchenette, you can warm up food, prepare popcorn, store wine, and store snacks. A basement kitchenette can be challenging to design due to space constraints and a lack of natural light. It doesn’t mean the kitchenette should be overlooked just because it’s in the basement. These clever ideas will help you create a kitchenette in your basement that is both stylish and practical.
Benefits of Basement Kitchenette Cabinets
If you’re planning to have more people staying with you, upping your entertaining game, or you just want the extra space, a basement kitchen with spacious cabinets can provide you with much-needed storage space for all types of items whether you use them every day or just occasionally.
Adding a basement kitchenette gives you an opportunity to try the latest kitchen trends you’ve had your eye on, like two-tone or shaker cabinets. As you transform this downstairs space, keep in mind the limited natural light and specific layout you’re working with. You might want to try basement kitchenette cabinets with lighting underneath them to brighten the room, or frameless cabinets to give your basement kitchen a crisp, concise look with plenty of storage.
Take advantage of your unused basement space and create a value-adding basement kitchenette with plenty of storage.
Design features you will love
- Combine different types of kitchen cabinets such as shelving, drawers and cabinets to maximize storage space
- Take advantage of vertical space and maximize your walls with cabinets going up to the ceiling
- Choose lift up doors instead of swing doors
- Add a few open shelves
- Use a floating kitchen island
- Consider moisture proof cabinets such as the waterproof core found in the Euro Line
Mod Cabinetry offers cabinets that can be used for your Basement Kitchenette and Basement Kitchenette design services. Start your visualization with a Mod Certified Designer who will help you come up with an affordable design that allows you and your family to entertain and stay organized with ease. When the time comes to choose basement kitchenette cabinets, check out the Bylder by Mod Cabinetry, Euro by Mod Cabinetry, and Naturals by Mod Cabinetry lines.
Basement Kitchenette Cabinet Options
What you get with Mod
A Range of Style Options – Choose from over 300 different finishes to accompany your unique kitchen layout and get a Modern Look with Clean Lines.
Allow Yourself More Interior Space – With Mod you get full access frameless cabinets which are not only functional but also add style to your kitchen design project plus Frameless cabinets offer a lighter, roomier feel plus 20% more storage space!
Get Ultimate Personalization – Personalize your kitchen design, layout, height, and color to perfectly match your design needs
Get Superior Quality – We use beefy 3/4″ Casework and Blum Hinges and Glides * making our frameless cabinets the best choice when it comes to modernity, performance, and durability.
*available with Euro and Naturals only
Which Style is Right for You?
Check the modern cabinet options from Mod Cabinetry
MODERN AND ENDURING
With customizations, faster lead-times and lower pricing, Naturals is a perfect alternative to local custom cabinetry.
With faster lead-times and lower pricing, Euro is a perfect alternative to import European cabinets.
Started Designing Your Basement Kitchenette
Mod certified designers are experts at high-end modern design. These are not your big-box store or classic kitchen designers. They are superheroes of modern design principles. Clean lines, flush look, and unique symmetry are just some of their superpowers. Hire us to design the layout of your Mod Cabinetry kitchen.
Our Mod certified designers work with you on your terms. No hard sells, showroom hopping, or big-box stores. Whether we are converting your professionally made plans or starting from scratch, we listen and are just one click away on your own design dashboard.
Use our FREE planner and design your kitchen using our curated catalog. See for yourself how you can lay out your kitchen, add appliances, and visualize it all in color renderings based on your selected finish.
We tailor our flexible modern kitchen design plans to meet a wide range of design needs. We don’t believe you should have to pay thousands of dollars for high-end European design. All plans include color renderings, floor plan, elevations, and line item pricing. Our plans also include a photorealistic rendering and panoramic walk-through.
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