16 Feb 5 Reasons You Need an Outdoor Kitchen This Spring
Whether you live in the urban metropolis of San Antonio or you’ve got a sprawling ranch out in the Hill Country, one thing is always true: barbecue culture is big in Texas. Moving toward warmer weather means more and more homeowners are going to be heading to the backyard to fire up the grill. If you’re like most homeowners, you spend hours at your grill creating delicious meals for your family and friends to enjoy. Even the most die-hard grill-masters know that creating a full meal means splitting time between your grill and your indoor kitchen, forcing you to miss out on the fun. If you’re looking to make your backyard truly functional and ready to be your primary entertaining space, nothing makes more of a difference than an outdoor kitchen. Here are a few reasons you should consider adding an outdoor kitchen to your home:
- Convenience: When you build an outdoor kitchen in your yard, you’ll have everything you need to create the perfect meal right next to your grill. Gone will be the days of running to the kitchen to check on your side dishes or wash your hands after handling raw meat.
- Versatility: Outdoor kitchens are designed with your unique backyard space in mind. You’ll be able to customize the layout, specify which appliances you want, and incorporate all the elements you need to cook grill-side in comfort.
- Increased Usable Space: An outdoor kitchen often doubles as an outdoor dining area, living room, and entertainment space. This means you’ll increase the amount of usable space in your home, letting you host large parties without your guests feeling cramped.
- Easier Clean-up: If you have kids, you know the struggle of getting barbecue sauce, juice, and other sticky stains out of carpet and upholstery. With an outdoor kitchen, that worry is eliminated. Prepare your meals outside and enjoy them on the patio without fear of mess. If a spill happens, your kids will be able to wash up outside while you spray away the spill with your garden hose.
- Increased Resale Appeal: When professionally designed and installed, outdoor kitchens make your home more appealing to potential buyers, helping you sell faster at a better price. The more your home stands out from the others on the market, the more likely it is to catch a buyer’s eye.
At CMW General Contractors, we know that grilling is a way of life. Why settle for a stand-alone grill when you can have a custom outdoor kitchen that lets you get the most out of your backyard? Contact us today to start bringing your barbecue dreams to life.