Many of us remember the little kitchen carts our grandmother would use to make tea or coffee and bring it into the living room when we were children. The old kitchen carts were used mostly for transporting food and drink around the property. New kitchen carts are all about adding storage and counter space to a kitchen. In many cases kitchen carts are taking the place of the permanent kitchen island because people love the idea of being able to move the kitchen cart around the kitchen to the location where it is most needed at the moment. Kitchen carts are also great for large get together where extra space is needed to hold all the extra food in a convenient location for everyone to get what they need. It can be used in the dining room at Christmas or Thanksgiving or in the living room or den for sports day. Another great thing about kitchen carts is that you can buy them in all sorts of looks and styles for matching your kitchen and décor. The kitchen island can also be built to match your kitchen and sense of taste and adds a space to add water or electrical outlets for easier use in and around the kitchen.