Galley Kitchen Remodel Ideas

Consider a galley kitchen remodel for a lean, space-saving walkthrough kitchen layout.
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November 25, 2014

Photo By: Geoffrey Hodgdon

Photo By: Designer, Gail Drury

Photo By: Designer, Erica Islas

Photo By: Designer, Christopher J. Grubb

Photo By: design by Nicole Sassaman

Photo By: Designer, Andreas Charalambous

Photo By: Chip Pankey

Sleek, Modern Layout

A galley kitchen's layout is characterized by two parallel countertops with a walkway in between them. In this design by Andreas Charalambous, the dining area is on one end of the kitchen and the entryway is on the other.

All Within Reach

In a galley kitchen, the sink is typically on one side and the range is on the other. Design by Gail Drury.

Modern Mix

This sleek, modern kitchen combines navy walls, marble countertops and ebony-stained hardwood floors with stainless steel accents. Design by Erica Islas.

Small Space Kitchen

Limestone flooring, rich cherry cabinets and granite counters maximize the wow factor in a small space. Design by Christopher J. Grubb. Photo by Scott Mayoral.

Perfect for Outdoor Entertaining

This simple galley kitchen opens up to the home’s backyard area, making it easy to cook and serve food outdoors. The layout also lets in plenty of natural light.

Have a Seat

Opening up one wall in a galley kitchen makes room for a bar-height counter that lets guests in on the cooking action. Design by Nicole Sassaman.

Kitchen Artwork

This homeowner removed some of the upper cabinets to make room for artwork, extending the art gallery feel of the living room inside the kitchen itself. Design by Andreas Charalambous.

A Sophisticated, White Kitchen with Traditional Panache

This galley kitchen incorporates traditional, white cabinetry with dark, wooden flooring to create beautiful contrast. With their parallel counters and lack of island, galley-style kitchens are uniquely designed for efficiency and practicality. A subtle dark accent line edges the white cabinetry, giving the kitchen an eye-catching detail.

Dashes of Color

This galley kitchen combines red and black colors with stainless steel finishes for a bold statement.

Kitchen Storage

When designing a galley kitchen, make sure you have enough aisle space and storage.

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