Kitchen islands are a great way to create an open concept floor plan! With an open floor plan, you will find that your kitchen becomes a natural gathering place for family and friends. The first step in deciding which island design is right for your home is to consider how your island will be used in this space. Whether your intentions are to prepare meals at your island or to serve drinks at it, there is a style that fits your unique needs. To help make this process a smooth one, the team of kitchen remodeling experts at Bath, Kitchen & Tile Center have created this guide to help you choose the best options for your custom island.