An independent A flat, horizontal work surface usually found in kitchens and bathrooms in homes. They are usually mounted on top of base cabinets. Countert... More surface with base cabinets, not attached to the other countertops or cabinetry.
A countertop area that stands independent from the main countertop surfaces. This is usually placed in the center of the room and is a popul... More platforms or kitchen islands are a popular kitchen remodeling choice recently for its useful additional surface and change in decor. The additional storage space is useful for holding cookware or serving as an additional A small room attached to the kitchen where additional food or supplies are kept. It functions as additional dry storage and is part of the l... More area. While some homeowners love matching their islands to the other cabinets in the kitchen, others take a bolder approach making the island a different color, or even a different surface from other countertops, making this is a versatile piece in your kitchen interior.