Most refrigerators have a small height,so immediately above them remains the mass of unused space. And if in the big kitchen there is nothing terrible in this, then in small rooms such tranzhirstvo is unacceptable. That's why many put on the refrigerator all in a row, using it as a shelf. But there are options and much more interesting, we will discuss them below.
1. We extend the kitchen set
Perhaps the most obvious option, but suitablenot all. But if you have a refrigerator in one row with the upper cabinets, then it's worth installing one more. It makes sense to store rarely used things, as getting them will not be very convenient because of the height.
2. A separate locker
If the refrigerator stands in the opposite direction froma corner suite or another place, you can install a separate hanging cupboard or an open shelf above it. Shelves look prettier, but the closet will be much more practical.
3. Embedding the refrigerator
More precisely not quite embedding. This option involves the installation of one or two sides of the refrigerator panels or narrow pencil cases, and on top of the locker. It should be noted right away that the standard solutions forYou will not find such modernization. I'll have to do everything myself or order from the furniture makers. Well, that is, it will be quite expensive, you need to be ready for it.
4. Installing the TV
Many, many people during cooking likewatch TV. So, you can install a small TV set over the refrigerator - it will not interfere, and the risk of damage will decrease, and the place will be used with advantage. In general, some pluses. Install the TV if it is not heavy you candirectly on the top cover of the refrigerator. But it is more practical and safer to use special adjustable brackets. They will remove the load from the refrigerator and allow you to rotate the TV so that it is convenient to watch from anywhere in the kitchen.
5. Microwave oven
Put the microwave on the refrigerator can be directlyon the lid, well, or make a small stand to avoid direct contact. The only condition is that the refrigerator should not be too high. If you will constantly stretch, then sooner or later something from hot food on yourself drop, which is fraught with serious burns.