Strategies for Hiding the Microwave


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Dumbo Loft Robertson Pasanella Kitchen Remodelista-1
Above: A Dumbo loft designed by Marco Pasanella and Rebecca Robertson features a microwave tucked inside the kitchen island; see the whole project at A Whimsical Family Loft in Brooklyn. Photograph by Matthew Williams for Remodelista.
Sarah Sherman Samuel Semihandmade Kitchen Hidden Microwave
Above: In creative director and designer Sarah Sherman Samuel’s LA bungalow, the microwave fits neatly beneath a Calacatta marble counter. See Ikea Upgrade: The SemiHandmade Kitchen Remodel.
Jute Noe Valley Kitchen Remodelista 05
Above: Alison Davin of design firm Jute (a member of the Remodelista Architect/Designer Directory) tucked a microwave in a kitchen cabinet; see the whole project at Rehab Diary: A Small-Kitchen Makeover with Maximum Storage. Photograph by Drew Kelly.
Shiela Narusawa's Cape Cod Kitchen Photographed by Matthew Williams for Remodelista
Above: In Sheila Narusawa’s Cape Cod kitchen, the microwave and other small appliances are tucked away on pullout shelves fitted with hidden outlets. See Kitchen of the Week: A Streamlined Cape Cod Classic.
Hidden Microwave Traditional Kitchen Heartwood Kitchens
Above: Traditional cabinetry with a built-in microwave slot; via Heartwood Kitchens.
Microwave Niche Jane Kelly Gepetto
Above: A microwave and a toaster oven tucked under a countertop ingeniously solves two problems, via Gepetto.