Wood kitchen finish in Terra Oak

How to make a wooden kitchen finish work in your kitchen

Wooden kitchens have long been popular for homes, but in recent years classic wooden kitchens have undergone a serious makeover.  This is largely through the emergence of many new wooden styles, colours and grain effects which have a much more modern look and feel to them.  Dark woods remain excellent for a refined or dramaticHow to make a wooden kitchen finish work in your kitchen [Read More]

Hygge kitchen- Platinum Oak rough cut kitchen

Embracing the Danish concept of Hygge within our kitchens

Simply put, Hygge (pronounced hue-gah) is a celebration of life, and feeling of contentment derived from being ‘in the moment.’ This warm and positive way of living has been celebrated by the Danes for centuries, and is believed to be one of the reasons Denmark is regularly voted one of the happiest countries in theEmbracing the Danish concept of Hygge within our kitchens [Read More]

How to choose a coloured glass splashback

How to Choose Your Coloured Glass Splashback

Glass splashbacks have a functional role within the kitchen, protecting your walls from spills and splashes during cooking. But splashbacks also prove highly decorative and contribute greatly to your kitchen’s overall look.  For this reason, if you have decided on glass you need to choose a coloured glass splashback tone that works with the rest ofHow to Choose Your Coloured Glass Splashback [Read More]

Best oven- Single oven and compact microwave oven

Choosing the best oven for your home (Part 1)

When it comes to choosing a new oven for your kitchen there are a lot of factors to take into account for ensuring the best oven for you and your home. This includes:- • Choosing the best oven to meet the needs of you and your family • Choosing the best oven to suits your preferredChoosing the best oven for your home (Part 1) [Read More]

Ideas for kitchen colours

How to choose the best kitchen colours for you and your home

How kitchen colours influence our feelings Colour is important as it addresses one of our basic needs for neurological stimulation. As people, we are highly visual beings and base a lot of our likes, dislikes and subsequent decision-making on sight, and on how the objects we are looking at make us feel.  This includes howHow to choose the best kitchen colours for you and your home [Read More]

Kitchen with wow factor

How to achieve a wow factor kitchen for less

What is a wow factor kitchen? The definition of wow factor is… ‘a quality or feature that is extremely impressive.’ This is often something a little out of the ordinary, which in turn makes it eye-catching and memorable. But for a wow factor kitchen, the quality must extend far beyond an impressive appearance.  In the caseHow to achieve a wow factor kitchen for less [Read More]

Kitchen delivery service

Our new kitchen project: How to master a smooth kitchen delivery

This entry is part 9 of 13 in the series My Kitchen Makeover

This entry is part 9 of 13 in the series My Kitchen MakeoverIn my last post I detailed the removal of our former kitchen, and so far all seemed to have gone well.  But sat working at my dining table later that day I noticed a small movement out of the corner of my eye…andOur new kitchen project: How to master a smooth kitchen delivery [Read More]