Kitchen appliances are constantly evolving with the goal of making your time spent kitchen—whether it be cooking for a dinner party or meal prepping for the work week—more enjoyable and less time consuming! Who wouldn’t love added convenience to make your daily routine just a tad bit easier?
We have gathered our favorite unique and innovative kitchen appliances that have had us in complete awe! Not only will these innovative appliances give your home an added luxury, but it will surely make your experience in the kitchen a breeze.
As innovative as it is interesting, Flexi-Fridges allow you to adjust the temperature in certain compartments so you can switch from fridge and freezer needs. Need more room for your Thanksgiving dishes? What about the birthday cake you didn’t realize would be too big? Just switch the compartments to your needed temperature! Flexi-Fridges have a huge benefit of versatility that could ease any unwanted stress that could be caused in the kitchen. Samsung’s FlexZone technology allows for you to convert from freezer to fridge temperature with the touch of a button.
A big trend we’re seeing in kitchen design is keeping the kitchen countertops clutter-free, giving your kitchen a polished and clean look. This can be achieved with the installation of built-in appliances. It is common to see built in ovens, but something you wouldn’t find in the average kitchen are microwave or fridge drawers. If you’re planning on remodeling your home, why not give it a unique upgrade that can add great convenience of your time spent cooking?
Microwaves are typically seen over a range or on top of the counter space, but what if you want a range hood installed or prefer clutter-free countertops? Microwave Drawers have been all of the rage in kitchen design, and it is clear as to why! This adds the benefit of versatility with installation and kitchen design, allowing you to place it in non-traditional places such as an island. Sometimes it’s nerve-racking to reach up and take your bowl of soup of the microwave knowing that it may spill and burn you or your kids. With a microwave drawer, the worries go away as you can conveniently pick up your steamy leftovers spill-free. Not to mention, this adds a seamless and sleek upgrade to your kitchen—no more bulky appliances that tend to be a sore eye in the home! ZLINE Kitchen and Bath has both a stainless and black stainless microwave drawer finish!
Mostly seen in outdoor kitchens, the fridge drawer is a beneficial appliance that is usually overlooked. Fridge drawers are a large cooled space that does not have any smaller components as a fridge would. Always running out of room in your fridge-especially when preparing for a big family bbq or birthday party? This is a great appliance for storing larger food items that would take up most of the room in the average fridge. Some appliance brands such as Sub-Zero even offer the option to have a custom-panel made for their fridge drawers, allowing you to customize your kitchen for a beautiful, seamless look.
As technology is advancing, so are kitchen appliances. Wifi-enabled ovens are a modern upgrade that can ease your every day daily tasks by allowing you to multi-task. The range is linked to an app on your phone that allows you to preheat your oven, change the oven temperature, and adjust the cooking timer from the palm of your hand. How great would it be to come home with an oven that is ready to start cooking your dinner right away? Or adjusting the cooking timer while you’re binge watching a show at home? This seems like a pretty great luxury appliance to us!
If you’re on a health kick, a steam oven might be just what you didn’t know you needed. You can cook everything from meats to desserts. Many prefer steamed veggies over grilled, and now you can have cook both at the comfort of your own home. These ovens allow you to preserve any nutrients that are typically destroyed using a normal oven and prevents you from having to use oils to cook your food.
Splatter-free Kitchen Faucets
We don’t know what’s worse than washing your dirty dishes and being splashed back by the water and leftover food - especially the dreaded spoons! Delta’s Shield Kitchen Faucet has ShieldSpray Technology will clean your dirty dishes with 90% less splatter than the average faucet—Talk about being innovative! There are three options for the faucet modes, including the standard stream, spray, and of course the shieldspray mode. Not only does it have great benefits with keeping you dry and clean, but it has a satisfying fountain look on this mode!
Workstation Kitchen Sinks
What better convenience than having everything you need in one space? Workstation kitchen sinks are the perfect solution for those that use their cutting board daily. This also eliminates the need for a cluttered cabinet drawer with your cutting board and cooking utensils. Most workstation sinks include a wooden cutting board, drying rack, and some even include a utensil holder! Not only is this a functional upgrade, it is also surprisingly pleasing to the eye—and looks especially great in farmhouse inspired kitchens.