It’s time for a new kitchen when…

It’s time for a new kitchen when…

In the current uncertain circumstances that we currently find ourselves in, many people are somewhat hesitant about committing to a large purchase.

However, having in a new kitchen installed in your home is certainly a great investment, frequently adding more to the value of your property than just the financial outlay.

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Why are Shaker kitchens still so popular?

Why are Shaker kitchens still so popular?

First invented centuries ago by a religious group, Shaker style as we know it is a frequently used door style by kitchen designers across the globe.

The Shaker movement was originally based in the north of England, under the name of the United Society of Believers. In the 1770’s, some of this group decided to break away and move to New York, where they settled in self-sufficient communities, under the principals of simplicity, utility and honesty.

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Classic kitchens with contemporary style

Classic kitchens with contemporary style

There’s no denying that a classic kitchen can look fabulous, especially in a period property.

The doorstyle is likely to have been influenced by a historical design, such as timeless Shaker or a more traditional ‘raised and fielded’ detail. Equally, the colour of a classic kitchen will be perceived to be a painted finish, typically a tone of cream.

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There’s never been a better time to invest in a new kitchen…

There’s never been a better time to invest in a new kitchen…

Having a new kitchen is on many of our wish lists.

Whether your current one simply looks tired and old fashioned, or whether it’s a kitchen that you’ve ‘inherited’ when you moved home and it simply isn’t to your taste, there’s never been a better time to invest in that new kitchen you’ve been dreaming of!

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A kitchen island unit – so much more than just storage

A kitchen island unit – so much more than just storage

When it comes to planning for a new kitchen, if space permits, consider an island unit?

Offering so much more than just additional storage, long gone are the days when this area was simply classed as a ‘breakfast bar’.

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Five reasons for using a kitchen designer…

Five reasons for using a kitchen designer…

Using a kitchen designer to plan your new kitchen is not just recommended, it’s imperative.

This might sound like an exaggerated statement, but a kitchen is an expensive investment. Just one wrong measurement can affect many things…

The obvious issues include cabinets not fitting, oversized and unnecessary filler panels, and electrics cited incorrectly.

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