The kitchen is the heart of the home. This is where you, your family and your friends will gather to share meals and have many wonderful conversations. The kitchens in this collection, however, offer something more. In each of these house plans, you’ll find amenities a chef would envy. It starts with large islands and ample counter space. Smart cabinetry and thoughtful designs put appliances and storage where you need it most. Walk-in pantries give you space not only for dry goods, but also for the kitchen gadgets you can’t do without. Many of these home plans feature open kitchen, living and dining areas, which allows you to connect with your family or your guests as you indulge them in their favorite culinary delights.