Modern kitchens don't have to be brand new. Many old-style Iowa kitchens have been "modernized" at little cost. By careful planning you can cut down on tiring movements-walking, lifting, stretching, and stooping.
"Your Kitchen Can Be Modern,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 3
, Article 6.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol3/iss5/6