Five Must-Have Summer Items For Your Outdoor Kitchen

On a hot summer day, nothing is better than taking your cooking outside. Not only will this keep your home cooler, it will also allow you to enjoy more time in the great outdoors with family and friends.

The right outdoor kitchen will make entertaining this summer at your Cape Cod home a pleasant experience for everyone involved. If you are redesigning your outdoor kitchen, make sure you include these must-have items in the design. Reach out to our team to learn more about how we can help you design your dream outdoor kitchen.

#1: A Stylish And Easy-To-Use Burner Set

Traditionally, most backyards have only featured a grill, rather than a stove top. While you might find yourself grilling a lot of your meals, it is extremely helpful to also have the option of cooking something on a classic stove top. This will prevent one person from being stuck in the kitchen while everyone else hangs out around the grill.

With a beautiful and easy-to-use burner set implemented into your outdoor kitchen design, you can cook your entire meal outside. Say goodbye to running in and out of the house or forgetting something on the stovetop while you grill, which can lead to a charred mess. Instead, you can enjoy the convenience of cooking every piece of the meal from the comfort and beauty of your backyard.

#2: An Outdoor Fridge

When it comes to throwing a barbeque on your back patio, you will want to incorporate a variety of dishes, drinks, and meats. There is no better way to keep everything organized than with the use of an outdoor fridge.

Instead of rifling through your regular fridge or sending guests to and from your house for a fresh beverage, your outdoor fridge can be organized to feature exactly what you need for the evening. People can grab a fresh, cold beer from your patio and you can keep items chilled until they are ready to be grilled — leading to a safer cookout. Store extra condiments and other goodies in this fridge so that you always have what you need on hand.

#3: A Trash Chute For The Prep Table

As you chop, dice, and slice, make sure you have an easy place to dump your trash. Instead of having a cumbersome trash bin taking up space and tarnishing the beauty of your patio, opt for a built-in trash chute for your prep table. Quickly sweep away debris into the chute and keep the unsightly trash bin hidden away.

#4: A Convenient Sink

When you are making a meal for others, it is important that you keep your hands and utensils clean. Make hygiene easier with a built-in sink. Not only will this make your backyard patio more hygienic, it will make cleanup simple to handle as you go.

#5: An Outdoor Grill Island

Want to make your patio a true oasis? Install an outdoor grill island. This feature will allow everyone to gather around as you cook up hamburgers and steaks. An island provides the best use of space, making it a perfect option for smaller patios.

If you are ready to design your dream outdoor kitchen in the Cape Cod Region, please reach out to our talented team. We can help you create the perfect outdoor living space.