a beautiful swath of grass, nor a lush tree or three, or even a
colorful bed of flowers can make that lonely, oddly shapped, unused
area in the backyard into an alluring outdoor attraction, especially
if the change is going to
cost a lot.
Fill that space with an affordable, outdoor kitchen and things start
looking up. Right?
And with 1.9 million design
possibilities you simply put in place and fire up, what's not to
According to the National Association of Home
Builders (NAHB), adding an outdoor kitchen increases the value of
And the ROI can be as much as 130%! So be
careful not to get the cheapest model you can find -- you want it to
last. It's better to start out small, and add on later.
outdoor kitchens costs 40% less than their built-in counterparts.
And they install 60% quicker.
options in both charcoal and natural gas, and grill areas
15-26 inches deep by 4 feet wide, wood smokers, side burners,
stainless steel, happy colors, faux stone, and wood grain finishes made to
withstand the elements, modular outdoor kitchen designs are showing
up everywhere, including at AuthenTeak.
They're also running
specials like $25.00 off and $100.00 off your next purchase.
weather-resistant, light-weight cabinetry is perfect for mixing and matching
frame kits and different grill shapes and sizes -- especially if you
need to also accommodate outdoor kitchen
appliances from different manufacturers.
Then there's the
backyard barbeque store.
Their speciality is pre-engineered
outdoor kitchens that guarantee your
investment lasts a lifetime. Here's one of their units.
Modular in design, these have
industrial grade extruded aluminum frames with weather-worthy finishes
like faux stone, stainless steel, simulated wood grain,
and faux stucco.
Whether built-in or modular, today's take on
outdoor kitchens is well-stocked, full-service and custom.
So modular designs just make sense. They make it
possible for us to have more of the options that make an
outdoor kitchen as functional as it is convenient -- without
breaking the bank.
A cook zone, food prep
surfaces, clean-up areas, great storage, plus outdoor kitchen
accessories are all easily affordable at a fraction of
the expense in dollars and time.
Could you use a
little trendy, not spendy help taking indoor style to your
outdoor kitchen? No worries. Check out
Outdoor Kitchen Ideas Guide.
HGTV and the Green Scene fame, has thousands of ready-to-use
landscape design perspective drawings and construction plans
you can browse online or purchase at a price that can't be ignored.
I'm talking less than $20.00. And they also
provide outdoor kitchen design support to homeowners, contractors,
and landscape design professionals.
And the Ideas Guide is outdoor living
inspiration to help you add a level of alfresco relaxation that
your indoors can't match.
You'll find ideas for
lighting, providing warmth, comfortable seating, and ambiance.
resources to turn your modular outdoor kitchen into
something that resonates with hospitality!