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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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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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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