Did you know that according to the U.S. Census Bureau, 5.1 million families in the country live in multi-gen homes?
A recent Metropolis Magazine panel discussion explored the topic of designing kitchens for multi-gen homes. The panel event, “Generation Shift: Designing kitchens for the multi-gen era,” was held at the Poggenpohl Kitchen Design Studio in downtown New York City. The three expert panelists, Paul Makovsky, Editorial Director for Metropolis; Roger Zierman, Showroom Manager and Designer for Poggenpohl as well as Tim Maicher, Director of Marketing and Product Development for BLANCO explored trends, technology, products and design for the multi-generation kitchen.
If you want to learn more about designing for the multi-gen kitchen, watch this short video for nearly 20 clever design ideas including installing integrated toe kick ladders, low divide sinks for better ergonomics, integrated LED drawer lighting, smart handleless design and more. Click on the image below or on this link to connect to the video.