Unlikely places to find inspiration for your new kitchen

Seeking inspiration for a home renovation project may seem a little difficult at times. You read magazines or visit online stores for ideas but they all tend to be simple – either modern and minimalistic or classic, traditional looks. What if you want something different or a fusion of different styles? Here are some ideas for where to source inspiration for your kitchen renovation. [Read more…]

How to ventilate your kitchen

Kitchens are very busy places and almost everything that happens there causes unpleasant side effects – steam, heat, smoke, grease and even some smells. While the meal might taste great, sometimes the preparation stage doesn’t smell so wonderful! The grease from all kinds of cooking can adhere to surfaces, walls and ceilings to add that unpleasant feel and look. Key to dealing with all these issues is having the right ventilation in the space, but what are the options? [Read more…]

Warming a cool kitchen

Cool, white kitchens are definitely a favourite around the country for a number of reasons. They are bright and light, it’s easy to spot where cleaning is needed, and can work with any colour theme. But sometimes, these spaces can seem a little cool due to the starkness of the white. So what can you do to bring a little warmth to a white kitchen? [Read more…]

What are the Most Crucial Elements in a New Build Kitchen?

Whether you are a builder constructing a series of houses for a new estate or an architect designing the renovation of an apartment block, one part of the project is among the most important – the kitchen. The old story about kitchens and bathrooms selling a house remains true today and there are plenty of different ideas about how to approach this topic when you are working with multiple properties. But what are the most crucial elements in a new kitchen and should they be the same in each property or different? [Read more…]

Is it Worth Having a Fashionable Kitchen?

With so many new design techniques available for the kitchen it is hard to know what is necessary and what is purely there to be aesthetically pleasing.

With so many people now spending their time crafting the ideal home, you want to stay ahead of the game and make sure you are up there with the better looking kitchens. Because in a time where everyone wants the crème de la crème in terms of interior design it really IS worth having a fashionable kitchen. [Read more…]