Modern doesn’t have to mean high gloss!

Modern doesn’t have to mean high gloss!

Whilst in pursuit of a modern kitchen furniture solution, you are undoubtedly tired and bored by the plethora of clinical looking high gloss kitchens, sold by so called ‘designer brands’ that have an equally pretentious price tag!

At Ray Munn Kitchens we take a different approach in terms of design, style and indeed cost! We aim to offer a breath of fresh air for those seeking modernity - but with more visual interest and practicality.

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The art of a feature wall within the kitchen

The art of a feature wall within the kitchen

Whilst this might all sound very much like ‘Changing Rooms’ or interior designer speak for a large some of money, a feature wall can be easy to do, achieving both practical and wonderful visual results.

By far the most cost effective way of creating a feature wall is with paint. This can either be a bright, bold shade to add a touch of definition to a space, or a more subtle step up in tone, from the overall room colour.

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Lighting – an essential part of successful kitchen design

Lighting – an essential part of successful kitchen design

An element that is all too often given little consideration when planning a new kitchen is lighting.

Just as with all other services, the best time to look at lighting is at the initial planning stage. Retrospective lighting, more often than not, has limited impact and functionality.

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New Years Kitchen Resolutions

New Years Kitchen Resolutions

The New Year is an excellent time to start planning and ringing the changes to things that will enhance you and your family’s life and what better place to start than the family kitchen?

Long considered the most important room in the home, today’s kitchen space has to work on many levels. Not only should it be a place for functional and effective food preparation, but today’s kitchens ideally need an area in which to entertain and relax.

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The Kitchen – at the heart of every home and at the heart of the every Christmas

The Kitchen – at the heart of every home and at the heart of the every Christmas

For many years now, the family kitchen living space has been considered the heart of the home, but it’s also very much at the heart of every family’s Christmas celebration too.

With today’s larger, open plan, multi use kitchen designs, the kitchen space should take into account the needs of every family member as well as performing all the functions a kitchen requires.

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Are White Kitchens Boring?

Are White Kitchens Boring?

With all the wonderful furniture finishes and colours available today, white might be considered somewhat safe - one might even say boring. However, regardless of kitchen style or budget, white remains the ‘evergreen’ choice for a wide variety of reasons.

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