What Do You Need In An Outdoor Kitchen?

September 6, 2022

Thinking of an outdoor kitchen? Since the pandemic, people have been making more use of their outdoor spaces. Outdoor kitchens are a great way to bring the family together and create a beautiful atmosphere. You may not know where to start when designing an outdoor kitchen but luckily, our design experts are here to help! Here’s what you need for an outdoor kitchen in 2022.

Built-in Outdoor Kitchens

Create an outdoor kitchen that rivals even the finest indoor kitchens.  Built-in outdoor kitchens help you to save space. Built-in kitchens have outdoor kitchen cabinetry that is specifically designed to suit the overall aesthetic of your home. You can keep every item you need in this cabinetry, without having to take up a lot of outdoor space. How do you choose cabinetry for your outdoor kitchen design? It is not simple if you are new to kitchen design. You need to find the best cabinetry that looks great in your home but is also made from quality material. Materials such as Marine Grade High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Door Styles & Finishes or High Pressure Laminate (Phenolic Resin).

You may help to visit showrooms and chat with your neighbors if you are a fan of their cabinetry. Speaking to a kitchen design expert can also help you to choose outdoor kitchen ideas to suit your home. Experts that make sure that your built-in outdoor kitchen cabinetry is properly fitted and doesn’t look bulky. 

Grills and Other Appliances

An outdoor kitchen is not complete without a grill. After all, a good barbecue needs a grill chef. Make sure you have enough space for a grill and for all the accessories that he or she needs. If you aren’t a fan of a grill, there are other options you can look at such as a pizza oven or gas or wood-powered appliances. Your cooking appliance will depend on your budget so be sure to take a look at the prices of appliances before choosing a space.


Help your guests and family get comfy by using good furniture. Create a homely space by using umbrellas or a patio to protect everyone from the sun or rain. Choose chairs and tables that have water-resistant material to make them last longer. Consider a safe play area away for the kids away from the grill where you can bean bags and a kid table. You can create a bar area for the adults by incorporating the space into your outdoor kitchen design.

Custom Outdoor Kitchen Cabinetry

Do you want cabinetry for specific items or want to create unique trends? Custom cabinetry will help you to design the kitchen of your dreams. When you choose custom kitchen cabinetry from Schrapper’s Fine Cabinetry, Inc., you receive a range of options to choose from that break the norm. Instead of only plain wooden cabinetry, you can choose a range of colours and materials. We give you the choice between stainless steel and porcelain countertops. 

The best part of custom cabinetry is that it allows you to maximize your outdoor space without looking bulky. Our design experts can incorporate a range of layouts for your outdoor kitchen, including U-shaped and L-shaped designs. If you have trouble designing your outdoor kitchen, our experts can help you out. We have specialized knowledge in helping you to find material that is weather-resistant and termite-proof for your outdoor kitchen and we can help you to fit your cabinetry around your accessories. There’s no outdoor kitchen that is too big or too small for us to design.

If you are thinking of creating an outdoor kitchen, contact the experts at Schrapper’s Fine Cabinetry, Inc. to help you to plan your design and make the most of your space.