The "Two Kitchen" Home of the Future

Integrating Appliances into a Kitchen Plan

Course Description

Designers know the kitchen is the heart of the home ... however, an intriguing trend is emerging – for many homes, a second support kitchen is being requested.


Ellen Cheever, CMKBD, ASID, CAPS
Ellen Cheever, CMKBD, ASID, CAPS
Ellen Cheever and Associates
Karla Krengel
Karla Krengel
Krengel & Hood
Andrea (Andy) Tobias, CKD
Andrea (Andy) Tobias, CKD
Premier Custom-Built, Inc.

Posted: November 2014
Sponsor: Jenn-Air
Subjects: Kitchens
Cost: Free of Charge
Video Length: 1:17:25
* Quiz required for AIA and IDCEC

Learning Objectives

  1. Learn about a series of new questions beneficial to add to the interviewing process so they can gather information needed to create these secondary spaces.
  2. Study a gallery of solutions from new home builders and cabinet specialists, examples of outdoor living spaces and large two kitchen work centers, providing creative insights to the audience.
  3. Review cabinet storage systems specifically designed for small kitchens, expanding their casework knowledge.
  4. Receive technical information on multi-tasking appliances that are appropriate for secondary kitchen spaces so they are more familiar with the wide gamut of equipment available today.
  5. Receive targeted design recommendations for the five general types of secondary kitchens so common design oversights are avoided, resulting in a satisfied client and a profitable project.

Launch Course