Is there room for an island in your kitchen remodel? How do you increase your counterspace in the RIGHT places so itll be useful? Or, do you need to implement universal design? See: The Thirty-One Kitchen Design Rules, Illustrated - Modern Kitchen
For two-cook kitchens or for universal design, which accounts for people with physical limitations or those who rely on a wheelchair, plan a passageway on all sides. Illustration showing the optimum walkway clearances for a kitchen island.