If you are looking at the wide range of choices in front of you when it comes to installing a new kitchen worktop, then you have a lot of homework to do before choosing your final option! Which do you go for? There is a lot to think about, and if you want to get the choice right then it’s important to be mindful about your options, and to give the process the due care and attention it deserves. Continue reading
If you have chosen a laminate worktop for your new kitchen, you certainly have a cost effective and very attractive choice on your hands. This type of work surface also allows you to fit it yourself, so you don’t need to pay a professional like Continue reading
When you are decorating a kitchen or even revamping it completely, you have many decisions to make, and certainly one of them is which work surface to go for.
You want whichever choice you decide on to stand the test of time, you want to make sure that it fits in with your budget, and you want to know that it is going to be the right choice for your lifestyle and the size/design of your existing kitchen.
So, you are planning a brand new kitchen, and you’re starting from scratch. It’s a scary mountain in front of you, waiting to be climbed, but provided you take the time you need, you plan it carefully, and you seek advice from reputable sources, it’s a mountain with a wonderful view from the top
Obviously, you can do a lot of it yourself, but you also need to hire professionals for certain parts of your design work, such as anything relating to gas or electric, as well as plumping. Unless you are certified yourself for your job in these areas, stick to the professionals.
Obviously, another tip is to plan extremely carefully, and that is going to mean writing lists and drawing up plans! First things first, you should always measure everything, from windows, doors, cabinet spaces, walls, floor to ceilings, and also check that the floor is straight, using a spirit level. Once all of that is done, you then need to think about what you want your space to look like, how you want it to function, and you need to think about your current lifestyle and the ergonomics of the space that you’re trying to achieve. Continue reading
The New Year is upon us, and it always brings about the need for new beginnings and changes. If you don’t have a huge amount of money or you don’t want to be moving house, perhaps having a revamp could be on the cards. One of the most commonly revamped rooms is the kitchen, and when you consider how much time you spending the kitchen every day, it’s no wonder why this is often the central point!
If that is your case, then the first thing you need to think about is your layout. You cannot begin to plan your new room unless you know what is going to go where and how! Continue reading