Kitchen Design Standards Kitchen and Bath Design Standards - Page 31

Do not apply more than the recommended amount of storage in the miscellaneous category to meet the total frontage recommendation. pantry storage pantry storage St or a g e a r e a s t ha t a r e mor e t ha n 84” a bove the floor must be counted in the miscellaneous category. *Shelf and drawer frontage is determined by multiplying the cabinet size by the number and depth of the shelves or drawers in the cabinet, using the following formula: Cabinet width in inches x number of shelf/drawers x cabinet depth in feet (or fraction thereof) = Shelf/Drawer Frontage 1 drawer 24" x 2' = 48" drawer storage +1 shelf 24" x 1' = 24" base storage +1 shelf (bottom) 24" x 2' = 48" base storage Total: 48" drawer storage and 72" base storage 1 drawer 24" x 2' = 48" drawer storage +2 roll-outs 24" x 2' = 96" drawer storage Total: 144" drawer storage 1 drawer 18" x 1 3/4 = 31 1/2" drawer storage +1 shelf 18" x 1' = 18" base storage +1 shelf (bottom) 18" x 1 3/4' = 31 1/2" base storage Total: 31 1/2" drawer storage and 49 1/2" base storage 1 drawer 18" x 1 3/4' = 31 1/2" drawer storage +2 roll outs 18" x 1 3/4' = 63" drawer storage Total: 94 1/2" drawer storage Storage/organizing items can enhance the functional capacity of wall, base, drawer and pantry storage and should be selected to meet user needs. Code Requirement: State or local codes may apply. Access Standard Recommended: Pl a n s t or a ge of f r e que nt l y us e d i t e ms 15” t o 48” a bo ve t he f l oor . Code Reference: Where a forward or side reach is unobs t r uc t e d, t he hi g h r e a c h s houl d be 48” maximum and the low reach should be 15” mi ni mum a bove t he f l oor . ( ANSI A117.1 308.2.1 and 308.3.1) Whe r e a 20” – 25” de e p c o u nt e r obstructs a forward or side reach, the high reach s houl d be 44” ma xi mum. ( ANSI A117.1 308.2.2) 3 drawers 18 x 1 1/2' = 81" drawer storage 3 shelves 24" x 1' = 72" wall storage 31