According to the Kitchen Specialists Association of South Africa, the average kitchen in a South African home is approximately 21m2.
Naturally, there are spaces that are much larger and smaller than this, and the size of your space will affect the price of your kitchen renovation significantly.
Average Size Of A Kitchen In South Africa
What is the standard size of a kitchen?
Overall, average kitchens in the South Africa. are about 161 square feet in single-story homes and 174 square feet in multi-story homes.
In homes under 1,500 square feet, the average kitchen is 103 square feet. In homes over 4,000 square feet, the average kitchen is 238 square feet.
What is a decent size kitchen?
Most kitchens are around 10×10 in homes under 1500 sq ft. However, in homes larger than that, they are usually near 200 sq ft, or 12×15, give or take.
Even in the largest homes though, a kitchen is rarely bigger than 20×20, or 400 sq ft. This, however, is the average home size in the South Africa.
Is a 10×10 kitchen small?
The 10×10 kitchen layout is a standard dimension that cabinet retailers use to help you estimate and compare the cost of new cabinets for your kitchen.
The 10×10 represents the square footage of a kitchen, 100 square feet in total—the size of most small to average kitchen layouts.
Medium size kitchens are typically 100-200 square feet. They are the perfect size for everything you want; big enough to not feel cramped, and small enough to still feel cozy.
Many of our designs transformed the kitchen into a place for family and friends to gather.