SAN ANTONIO AUSTIN TEXAS CUSTOM OUTDOOR KITCHENS-BUILDERS-COST

The kitchen is the heart of the home

As they say, the kitchen is the heart of the home, a place where families and friends convene to share good food and good fun, but here in the South, our days outdoors are literally numbered. Perhaps that is why we, as well as many others all over America, are taking our beloved kitchens and recreation rooms OUT and onto the patio! Today's trends in outdoor kitchen design are creating an entirely new way of looking at cooking and entertaining.



Components of a outdoor kitchen

The components of the outdoor kitchen can vary greatly consisting of anything from your basic grill with a side burner on a cozy backyard patio to a full kitchen with multiple appliances -- including the kitchen sink -- on an elaborately landscaped terrace! A wide variety of specialty appliances can be commonly found in your typical outdoor kitchen. First and foremost is the grill. allowing for the highest level of versatility in configuration. And, of course, this grill is available with dual side burners. In addition to the grill, another common outdoor kitchen appliance is the warming drawer. As your steaks and corn on the cob are coming to a finish, your warming drawer offers the perfect spot for dinner rolls, or perhaps some baked beans. This is the ideal piece for outdoor entertaining assuring that all the food you put on the table is warm and fresh.    

Higher-end outdoor kitchens


In many higher-end outdoor kitchens, a prep sink with a garbage disposal paired with a single dishwasher drawer creates an unsurpassed prep and clean up area. Another innovative element in outdoor kitchens is the under-counter refrigerator. Whether you're storing soda and water for an active family, gallons of potato salad and fresh fruit for the next big event, or chilling wine for your guests, There's  a model that will work for you.

                

 

Weatherproof appliances

While weatherproof appliances are an important aspect of today's outdoor kitchens, water and weather-proof materials are also an important part of the design. An endless variety of tile can be used on the "floor," backsplash, fireplaces, and countertops. Anything from glass, ceramic, and natural stone are common and create equally unique looks. Most designers find this feature a great opportunity to get creative and produce a true work of art for their clients. Countertop material can vary from natural stone surfaces, like granite and soapstone, to tile, or perhaps integrated stainless steel, all of which can withstand changes in the weather.

Other imaginative components in
outdoor kitchens may include wood burning stoves, fireplaces, wet bars, deck heaters, custom pergolas, a microwave drawer, or commercial style sink sprayers. As people continue to spend more and more time at home with their friends and families, outdoor kitchens offer an entirely new way to cook, eat and entertain. The possibilities are endless, so continue to eat, drink and entertain in style.

Floor options

Cast Concrete Tile for Outdoor Kitchens
Another versatile material that's suitable for the outdoor kitchen is cast concrete tile. This material can be cleaned easily and doesn't require polishing. It almost looks like standard paving concrete, except it's finished with a coating that keeps it looking new and clean year round. Concrete finishes such as stamped concrete or salt-finished concrete are durable, affordable and among the safest options for the kitchen because they do not become slippery when wet.

Unhoned Travertine for Outdoor Kitchens
When you're decorating a Mediterranean-style kitchen or Old World Europe inspired outdoor kitchen space, unhoned travertine may be your best match. This smooth, polished with a rugged finish won't become slippery when wet and is available in a variety of colors.

Slate for Outdoor Kitchens
If you're designing a contemporary kitchen, slate may be your best choice because of its smooth finish and rich color options. Slate is easy to wash and maintain, and is also very durable. It's often found in modern outdoor kitchen spaces and color choices range from black to pastel colors.

 

Options for Built in Grills :

Click for larger image Smoker Chip Box
The Smoker Box is constructed of Heavy-Duty Stainless Steel. This option is great for giving your meals a wonderful taste
Click for larger image Heavy-duty griddle system (Premier Series)
Manufactured of Heavy-Duty stainless steel, this griddle is wonderful for frying up some eggs, bacon or sausage.
Heavy-duty griddle system (Classic Series)
Manufactured of heavy-duty cast iron finished in matte porcelain.

Options for Outdoor Kitchen Systems:

Click for larger image Double Side Burner
Commercial quality double side burner featuring 30,000 BTU's of Cooking Power. A must have for your Outdoor Kitchen!
Click for larger image Single Side Burner
Commercial grade 15,000 BTU cast brass side burner system.
Click for larger image 3 Drawer System
Heavy-Duty 304 Grade Stainless steel Triple Drawer System. Perfect for all your storage needs!
Click for larger image 2 Drawer System
Heavy-Duty 304 Grade Stainless steel Double Drawer System. Great for storing your BBQ utensils!
Click for larger image Trash Bin
The Built in Trash Bin holder features 100% 304 Grade Construction.
Click for larger image Paper Towel Holder
The Built in Paper Towel Holder keeps the paper towel close by and protects it from getting wet.
Click for larger image 17" x 24" Stainless Steel Access Door
Stainless steel access door for your outdoor unit.  Available in both horizontal and vertical applications.
14" x 20" Stainless Steel Access Door
Vertical stainless steel access door for your outdoor kitchen.
Built In Umbrella Sleeve
Stainless steel built in sleeve for installing an umbrella into your outdoor kitchen.

30" Stainless Steel Built In Door/Drawer Combo
Exterior doors open to reveal slide out drawers.  Unit is fully enclosed and provides a significant amount of storage space.

Wine Coolers Wine Coolers
Outdoor Wine Coolers to spice up your outdoor kitchen.
 
Outdoor Refrigerators

Outdoor Refrigerators
Outdoor Refrigerators that will keep all your foods and beverages ice cold.
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Beer Dispenser Beer Dispenser
Shop here for outdoor beer dispensers.

 
Fire Magic Stainless Steel 15x15 Sink W/ Faucet

This stainless steel sink and European style water faucet adds convenience

and functionality to your outdoor kitchen, so clean-up can be done grillside.
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46 inch Sunbrite Outdoor TV

Outdoor TVs
Relax in style with an outdoor TV from SunBrite. All weather televisions available

in a wide array of sizes to compliment any outdoor setting. Outdoor televisions and outdoor

TV accessories allow you to watch your favorite movies or events while

relaxing on your patio, by the pool or in your hot tub.

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Introduction to San Antonio-Austin, Texas

One of Texas' most famous cities is the City of San Antonio-Austin. Located in the south-central part of the state, San Antonio-Austin is Texas' second-largest city and serves as an economic and cultural gateway to the American Southwest. The city lies about 140 miles northwest of Corpus Christi on the Gulf of Mexico and 150 miles northeast of the city of Laredo on the Mexican border. Several major freeways service the city, including Interstates I-10, I-35, I-37, and I-410; U.S. Routes 87, 90, and 281; and Texas State Highways 16 and 151.

Named for Saint Anthony of Padua, on whose feast day (June 13) a Spanish expedition explored the area in 1691, the San Antonio-Austin River was the principal tributary which spawned the founding of its namesake village in 1718. The site, on the river's west bank, was initially a stopping place on the Texas wilderness trail leading to French trading posts in Louisiana. By 1731 the town was known as San Antonio-Austin de Béxar, which in 1773 became the capital of Spanish Texas. During the Texas Revolution, San Antonio-Austin was the site of several battles, including the battle of the Alamo in 1836, in which 189 defenders held the old Alamo mission for 13 days against some 4,000 Mexican troops. Although the defenders were ultimately killed, the memorable phrase "Remember the Alamo" became forever known as the rallying cry of the Texas Revolution against Mexico. After the Civil War, San Antonio-Austin prospered as a cattle industry hub and military center serving the border region and the Southwest. During the twentieth century, San Antonio-Austin became an important military center for the Army and Air Force through both world wars; a distinction which it has retained to this day. San Antonio-Austin is the current home of Fort Sam Houston, Lackland Air Force Base, Randolph Air Force Base, and Brooks City-Base, with Camp Stanley and Camp Bullis located just outside the city limit