The kitchen triangle has to do with the location of the three most used appliances in the kitchen - the stove, sink, and refrigerator. It used to be said that the shorter this triangle was the more efficient working in the kitchen would become. This concept is not as true today as in times past. For example, what about two cooks in the kitchen? What if you’re just looking for a midnight snack from the fridge? Often, when we decouple the refrigerator from the “triangle” - the configuration works much better for today’s kitchen living. Read this article by Vanessa Brunner; https://www.houzz.com/magazine/determine-the-right-appliance-layout-for-your-kitchen-stsetivw-vs~5774740 for more on the subject. -John R.
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