‘If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it!’ There’s a reason why the old theory of the kitchen ‘triangle’ is still in use, and that is that it really works! While the original idea may have evolved somewhat to facilitate today’s busy lifestyle, the basic principles remain as strong as ever. What is the ‘Kitchen Triangle Theory’? The kitchen work triangle is a [...]
What is it about that under-sink cupboard that we hate? It’s a dingy, hard-to-get-to cupboard that has too many things stored in too little space. Pipes, wash-up brushes, bottles of cleaning liquids, dish rack, cloths, rubbish bin…. you name it and it’s probably there! Sound familiar anyone?! Whether you’re looking for kitchen renovation ideas, or simply wanting to organise your existing space, the under-sink cupboard is the prime place to [...]
Apartments and terrace houses often feature windowless rooms. If your kitchen does not have windows, there are lot of design ideas to help you brighten up the room. It is time to step out of the dark, hidden and cramped kitchen and into a light and airy space!
As time moves on you will notice a shift from the popular stainless steel appliances to appliances that are built in or concealed behind cabinetry where integration is possible - Style Master Homes What makes the best kitchens? Style. Functionality and integration have been the biggest trends we've seen this year in kitchens. The field of kitchen design is a great place to observe interior design fashions as they come [...]
Designing your kitchen means you can be creative with colour, but for the inexperienced, it can be genuinely intimidating too. Trying to determine what colour kitchen benchtops will match with the rest of your new kitchen can be the stuff of nightmares! Major elements of your kitchen don’t have to precisely mirror each other, but they should at least blend and coordinate. Let’s take a look at some design basics that will transform your kitchen from drab to fab!
How To Add A Vintage Touch To Your Modern Kitchen So you love a good vintage find, the 70’s, 80’s or any era for that matter runs in your blood. BUT you have a modern kitchen! Well, we have some ideas that will help you to bring that vintage touch to your kitchen. Paint Colours There are colours in any era that stir up the feeling of that particular time [...]
How to update your existing kitchen without breaking the bank - Our top tips! A kitchen refresh doesn’t need to cost you the earth but it can be a way to give your home a totally new feel. There’s no reason for you to live with dark and dreary when there are beautiful and easy ways you can quickly refresh your kitchen space. However, if you do have the [...]
How to create a kitchen that’s perfect for entertaining Are you the life of the party? Do you love always having people in your home? Do you plan the best dinner parties and family gatherings? You need an entertainer’s kitchen. Keep reading for tips and tricks when it comes to creating your dream kitchen to gather your friends and family around you often. Lighting Lighting can be the forgotten element [...]
How To Compliment Your Existing Colour Scheme When Remodeling Your Kitchen If you're excited by the idea of a kitchen remodel but have no idea where to start - don't fret, you're not alone! ? The kitchen is usually the hub of the home and it’s normal to worry that the newly finished, maybe expensive kitchen won’t match your existing living spaces. Never fear, there are some simple steps you [...]