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5 Tips for Making Tiny Kitchens Work | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

5 Tips for Making Tiny Kitchens Work | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

The 36-square-foot kitchen in Katie and Martin Clemens’ 480-square-foot apartment in Berlin, Germany, was a disaster when they first saw it . It was claustrophobic and had no drawers, counter space, dishwasher or storage. The previous tenants had kept a refrigerator and freezer, with dishes stacked on top, in the living room. Through hard work and smart design, Katie and Martin turned a nightmare into a dream—the best kitchen they’ve ever had. Katie and Martin knocked down walls to open up their kitchen space and disassembled the entire kitchen. They rebuilt cabinets and polished them with natural, environmentally friendly varnish . “Using natural varnish does cost more than the ‘standard’ stuff filled with toxins,” Katie says. “However, standard varnish releases a serious amount of toxins. There’s absolutely no way we could have lived in our little apartment. Oh, it’s hea...

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