Outdoor Kitchen Must Haves for an Enhanced Outdoor Living Space

When remodeling your outdoor living space, an outdoor kitchen is one of the first features that comes to mind. Outdoor kitchens are a great way to incorporate the indoors into the outdoors, creating another living space for your family to enjoy when the weather allows.

Outdoor kitchens will provide entertainment for friends and family and give you the option of cooking and eating your meals outside. During the summer, there’s nothing better!

Below are some outdoor kitchen must haves to really enhance your outdoor living space.

Built In Grill

Built in grills will make your space look integrated and will really tie in one of the most important features of an outdoor kitchen into this outdoor living space. Built in grills will improve the functionality of your kitchen and its appearance too.

Pizza Oven

Pizza ovens are a nice luxury touch to your outdoor living space. Why order a pizza when you can pretend you’re in Italy and make your own, right in the convenience of your backyard? There are pizza ovens for every budget and various sizes for different size backyards.


Make sure you have plenty of counterspace to prep your meals and entertain your friends outdoors. This is really where the indoors makes its way outdoors, because you can choose a luxury countertop material to make it look like the interior of your home.

Cabinets for Storage

Just like you can choose a nice countertop material for your outdoor kitchen, you can also choose cabinetry that complements your outdoor space. Storage is a must for your outdoor kitchen, so that you don’t have to keep making trips inside for serving platters, dishes, and wine glasses.

Patio Space for Dining

An attached patio with comfortable seating is a must for an outdoor kitchen. As outdoor living and patio contractors, your Long Island contractors from Center Island Contracting can design and build a patio that can serve as a multipurpose entertaining space for your friends and family.

Center Island Contracting is your local contractor of choice for home remodels on the north shore of Nassau county, Long Island in towns like Oyster Bay, Manhasset, Plainview, Jericho, etc. Our qualified professional Long Island contractors are here to help you renovate the home of your dreams. With the knowledge about local and New York State laws, our staff can answer all your questions and streamline the entire process. Email us or call (516) 481-4707.