21Oct/17

How to de-clutter your kitchen?

Finding it hard to make space for food prep or even making a cup of tea due to the clutter build up in your kitchen? If this sounds like your kitchen, then it’s time to make a change. Your kitchen worktop should be a clutter free zone, a place where you can prepare your meals in a minimalistic environment. Start by having a clear out- This means getting a bin bag and begin ruthless with items you need and things you don’t. This is also the perfect time...
26Sep/17

Brightening up your kitchen

If your kitchen is always looking dull due to poor light entry, there are a few changes you could try to improve this. Windows- If you have a large window that has a netting covering it, try choose a roller blind instead, that way you can control what light enters your room. You may live in a house that has beveled glass in the kitchen windows, although this helps improve privacy you may find it hinders light entry. Ceiling lights- check the wattage of the bulbs in your...
29Aug/17

Things to consider when re-designing your homes ki...

  A kitchen is the centre of any family home and is the main hub for feeding the family, that is why the design of your kitchen is so important. When it comes to redesigning your kitchen it is a great idea to consider the visual aspects, however the practical aspects are just as important. Your kitchen needs to have enough worktop space for you to be able to prepare family meals, but also have allocated space for the main appliances, such as the kettle, toaster, microwave and...
27Jul/17

Wooden verses granite kitchen work tops

Both the wooden and granite surface materials exhibit a striking finish with the variety of options each portrays. Granite surfaces come with a variety of natural, rocky texture choices similarly, wooden tops offer a range of shade options and vintage preferences too. Despite this, there are a few pointers to consider when coming up with an effective surface for your kitchen. Cost: Wood is easily obtained, hence making it a cheaper option to granite surfaces. This renders wooden tops more affordable. Sustainability: Granite surfaces require less maintenance as...
28Jun/17

Breakfast bars; The perfect addition to your kitch...

Breakfast bars can be the perfect addition to your kitchen, as it saves you constantly eating every meal at the dining table. It provides you with a quick go to place to have you breakfast or a mid-morning coffee with your friends and family. Kitchens can be a very sociable place, and having the addition of a breakfast bar can help improve that, increasing the seating options. Breakfast bars can be installed as a type of extension to your kitchen, by knocking a wall through to mid height...