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Shreedevi Nair-Pal

I approve of everything except the rug in the kitchen. Hate rugs in the bathroom and kitchen in the Indian context. With household help and cooks, this is a recipe for disaster. We do not have to mimic the West in everything, just pick what is suitable.

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I agree. And even adding an island in a closed space without open plan is a disaster
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Priya Arun

Rugs do get extremely dirty but in my home, they are useful because the kitchen floor gets very wet. The (heavy-duty) cooking and washing happen in the same tiny area.


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