Kitchen Trends

The National Home Improvement Show 2013

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Last weekend I was fortunate enough to be invited to The National Home Improvement Show by Kinetico. This being my first ever Home Improvement show I didn’t know what to expect. The show was buzzing with visitors & some of the products on display were quite simply amazing…

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Dream Kitchens on C4’s Double Your House for Half the Money

Ben & Eloise's Ream Kitchen 4

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Did you see last week’s episode of Channel 4’s Double Your House for Half the Money with property expert Sarah Beeny? If so, you saw how to achieve your dream home in today’s economic climate – by revamping what you’ve got. The show offered top tips for updating your home…

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Colour in the kitchen

Rainbow­ coloured gobstopper seat by designer Stuart Melrose

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Clean and minimalistic have been a kitchen mainstay for a long time now, and the best selling colours for kitchen worktops are still various shades of white. But as technologies and techniques in interior design become more adventurous so do our tastes, and we’re starting to see bolder and brighter colours emerge…

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How to enhance your ultra-modern kitchen

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The kitchen is now the focal point of many homes, especially when it is part of an open-plan layout and on show. In a modern property, a contemporary, handle-less, white gloss design is ideal for making a bold statement, but thinking about lighting when planning your kitchen will help you to create something truly unforgettable.

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The future’s bright…

The Smart APP-artment is Cornflake’s stunning, designer-styled experience centre, where invited clients can road test the very latest technology.

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If you’ve ever wondered what the kitchen of the future may look like, I can safely say it will be high-tech and eco-friendly. Two phrases you may not necessarily put in the same sentence as a rule, but when I attended the launch of the new iPad-controlled Smart APP-artment in central London

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Avoid that sinking feeling! (a guide to buying your kitchen sink)

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The average homeowner probably doesn’t give much thought to their kitchen sink. Even though we use them several times a day most people take them completely for granted, but planning for your kitchen sink is as integral as planning for your appliances or decor.

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