Ensuring Efficient Energy Consumption _ For any business_oriented kitchen design, energy efficiency should be a major consideration, because it's going to save you money on utility expenses. In an energy_efficient kitchen setup, your cooking equipment should be kept far apart as is feasible while still remaining convenient. For instance, your cooking equipment should be strategically positioned to optimize on the kitchen exhaust hood. Foodservice Consultants Society International, a global professional design and management consulting services organization estimates that energy savings from efficient kitchen equipment could be as much as 40%, which is nearly 3 to 6 per cent of your total kitchen operating costs.
It can be easy to envision how your new kitchen would be designed and how it could complement the interiors of your home. However, most kitchen designs available in the market today are pre_made, which means you have limited options such as in where you want to store your kitchen tools, pots and pans, utensils, etc.