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U Shaped Modular Kitchen with White Glossy Cabinets and Black Counter Top by Viraf Laskari  Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U Shaped Modular Kitchen with White Glossy Cabinets and Black Counter Top

By Viraf Laskari
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U shaped kitchen with modern cabinets and wall decor by Prashant Mali Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U shaped kitchen with modern cabinets and wall decor

By Prashant Mali
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U shaped kitchen with modern cabinets and false ceiling by Prashant Mali Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U shaped kitchen with modern cabinets and false ceiling

By Prashant Mali
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U shaped kitchen with false ceiling and maroon cabinets by Reshma Rasheed Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U shaped kitchen with false ceiling and maroon cabinets

By Reshma Rasheed
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Beige Color Modular kitchen With Tiled Wall And Cabinets by Nikita Bonaparte Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Beige Color Modular kitchen With Tiled Wall And Cabinets

By Nikita Bonaparte
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U Shaped Kitchen with Yellow and Brown Cabinets and White Counter Top by Madhu Gunisetti Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U Shaped Kitchen with Yellow and Brown Cabinets and White Counter Top

By Madhu Gunisetti
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U Shape Kitchen with Wooden Design and False Ceiling by Ramana Rao P V Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U Shape Kitchen with Wooden Design and False Ceiling

By Ramana Rao P V
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U shaped Kitchen with marble flooring and false ceiling by Regalias Interiors Modular-kitchen Minimalistic | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U shaped Kitchen with marble flooring and false ceiling

By Regalias Interiors
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U Shaped Modular Kitchen with Red and White Cabinets and Counter Top by Manasa Bharadwaj Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U Shaped Modular Kitchen with Red and White Cabinets and Counter Top

By Manasa Bharadwaj
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Silver themed U shaped enclosed Kitchen with white Wall Mounted Cabinets and B/W Base Drawers by Paramveer Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Silver themed U shaped enclosed Kitchen with white Wall Mounted Cabinets and B/W Base Drawers

By Paramveer
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Modular Kitchen With Wooden Cabinets by Furdo.com Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Modular Kitchen With Wooden Cabinets

By Furdo.com
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Blue Shade Interior Kitchen With Cabinets by Furdo.com Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Blue Shade Interior Kitchen With Cabinets

By Furdo.com
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Blue And White Themed Modular Kitchen With Planetary String Lights by Snigdha Ghosh Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Blue And White Themed Modular Kitchen With Planetary String Lights

By Snigdha Ghosh
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Creative idea for U shaped kitchen by Mahadev K Modular-kitchen | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Creative idea for U shaped kitchen

By Mahadev K
U Shaped Kitchen With Woden Cabinets by Ramana Rao P V Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U Shaped Kitchen With Woden Cabinets

By Ramana Rao P V
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U Shaped Kitchen With Wooden Cabinets And Marble Flooring by Ramana Rao P V Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U Shaped Kitchen With Wooden Cabinets And Marble Flooring

By Ramana Rao P V
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U Shaped Kitchen With Dark Walnut Wooden Cabinets by Prashant Chauhan Modular-kitchen Traditional | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U Shaped Kitchen With Dark Walnut Wooden Cabinets

By Prashant Chauhan
Modular kitchen by shivanibhokare Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Modular kitchen

By shivanibhokare
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Contemporary kitchen space by Ashish Singh Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Contemporary kitchen space

By Ashish Singh
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L Shaped Kitchen With Wood Cabinets And Marble Flooring by nakul baghel Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

L Shaped Kitchen With Wood Cabinets And Marble Flooring

By nakul baghel
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U Shaped Kitchen With Cabinets by nakul baghel Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U Shaped Kitchen With Cabinets

By nakul baghel
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Blooming Food by Vamsi Alluri Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Blooming Food

By Vamsi Alluri
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Colourful Spacing by Vamsi Alluri Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Colourful Spacing

By Vamsi Alluri
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Ideation Key by Vamsi Alluri Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Ideation Key

By Vamsi Alluri
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U-Shaped Kitchen Design

A U-shaped kitchen design is a kitchen layout in which three walls that are lined with kitchen cabinets & appliances. It is considered to be an efficient modern kitchen design which frees up floor space. In case you have sufficient space then you can go for the U-shaped kitchen design in your house. However, it works well less space as well and is equally compatible with small and large spaces. The work counters of a U-shaped kitchen occupy three walls giving you plenty of space to work with. The U-shaped kitchen layouts make it easy to organize different kitchen appliances. In terms of usage, the U-shaped kitchen is an extremely user-friendly layout with clutter-free work tables which ensures a clear divide between cooking and serving areas.

 

Features of a U-Shaped Kitchen Design

 

  • The U-shape kitchen design, as the name suggests, is a kitchen whose benches and features are laid out in a U-shape. 
  • Its u-shaped design makes it easy for chefs and homeowners to access various areas of the kitchen without needing to walk across the room.
  • It features two parallel sides adjoined by a third wall at the end. The U-shaped kitchen layout is similar to that of a galley kitchen, but is wider, allowing for a third effective workspace at the end of the kitchen.
  • Most of the U-shaped kitchen designs fit in a tall unit fixed at one end, ideally meant to store kitchen paraphernalia and monthly provisions for daily use.
  • The bench at the base of the U is generally 3m to 5m wide, and the kitchen work triangle will feature either of the two parallel lengths of the kitchen or incorporate all three sides.
  • It's closed off at one end to keep the traffic at bay while opening up at the other end (leg) to allow passage through to other rooms of the home.
  • With a sequence of drawers & kitchen cabinets fitted along the three legs, U-shaped kitchen design offers huge storage area for utensils along with the tall unit seizing a great deal of attention.
  • Like the one-wall and galley floor plans, a U-shaped layout is an efficient kitchen designed primarily for one cook.
  • The U-shaped kitchen offers a well-organized working area and easily bifurcating the number of tasks in the kitchen which includes cooking, washing, and serving, along with an ample storage to house electrical appliances.

 

Benefits of U-shape Kitchen

  • U-shaped kitchen plans are extremely versatile.
  • U-shaped kitchen is suited for all types of kitchen spaces - small, medium, and large kitchens.
  • The countertop and kitchen appliances are aligned to three walls which  makes them potentially effective to usage
  • U-shape kitchen does not allow traffic to disrupt work
  • Since space is prudently utilized, it offers enough area for ample counter space
  • Can be easily divided into different work zones
  • The U-shaped kitchen is considered to be a user-friendly arrangement with clutter-free work areas and offers a clear divide between cooking and serving areas.

 

Disadvantages of a U-shaped Kitchen

  • The U-shaped kitchens work well in large spaces especially when they have an island.
  • At times accessing corner kitchen cabinets is difficult in a U-shaped kitchen designs
  • Like the one-wall kitchen plans, the U-shaped layout is efficient for one primary cook.  
  • U-shaped kitchen of small size doesn't offer room for a kitchen table and chairs.
  • Additional kitchen appliances such as dishwasher are difficult to adjust nearby the sink

 

Tips for U-Shape Kitchen Design

The U-shaped kitchen is a comparatively a basic layout and you need to vigilantly think about the space you're installing it in. You need to decide whether it meets your needs in terms of cooking & Storage. Factors such as how wide the 'U' is and what all appliances you want to keep in the kitchen are important factors. , for example, a narrower U with lesser space between the main legs of the kitchen will be more practical for cooking whereas a wider U will be less practical for cooking but will allow you to fit in around a dining or living area.

There are few basics to be kept in mind while planning for U-Shaped kitchen for your house.

  • You can keep a passage through to the dining room on one of the "legs" of the U.
  • Another viable option for better space utilization is keeping one side as a peninsula and eliminating the wall and upper kitchen cabinets. This would allow space for eating, homework or other kitchen activities.
  • While planning for a u-shaped kitchen, you try to place the most used appliances or work areas in a single triangle of space. This will allow you to work more efficiently each time you are in the kitchen.
  • You can for a U-shaped kitchen designs with overhead kitchen cabinets covered with frosted glass to display artistic crockery. This would give your kitchen a whole new look and aesthetic feel.
  • You can keep a series of kitchen cabinets & drawers in alignment along the three legs which could proffer sufficient storage area for utensils and kitchen appliances.
  • You can move the refrigerator out of the U-shape kitchen design altogether into any other adjoining area so that it can maximize the available cooking space.
  • In case the bottom kitchen cabinets are difficult to access in a narrow kitchen, carefully place dishwashers, drawers & stoves so that you're not constantly restricted by your need for access.

Where to Find Ideas for Modern Kitchen

At UrbanClap, we have a dedicated team of Kitchen designing professionals such as Interior Designers, Architects, Contractors & Wall Painters, who can assist you to have a perfect solution for your queries about U-Shape Kitchen design. All you need to do is logon to our UrbanClap Home linkc and browse through a large collection of kitchen designs photos and then decide on the perfect U-Shaped Kitchen Design.