Worktops & Surfaces

Accessible can still mean awesome in the kitchen

Accessible pull-out kitchen drawers

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It’s not an issue that many independent kitchen companies seem to showcase, but with new technologies making it easier for people with physical impairments or disabilities to be more independent in their homes, kitchens inevitably need to roll with the times too…

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Mixing materials for your perfect kitchen

Daulby & Tickle kitchen

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By now you know that we’re Corian mad, after all, it’s our trade! But that doesn’t mean that we don’t admire other materials that you can use in your kitchen. To give you an idea of how you can mix materials in the kitchen, we’ve collected together some of the finest examples…

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Kid Friendly Kitchens

Edible Eyes from Tesco

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The kitchen is not just for cooking these days, with an increasing number of kitchen diners, breakfast bars and media being incorporated into this integral room of the house. If you’ve got little ones, it can be hard to know how to get them involved…

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2014 Kitchen Worktop Tech

Whirlpool’s interactive cookertop

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We’re only a couple of weeks into the new year but The Consumer Electricals Show (CES) 2014 has already taken place in Las Vegas, rousing talk about the latest & greatest technology for cooking & dining areas all around the world…

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Reaching your kitchen’s perfect potential

Kitchen diner from Philip Dowse

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Kitchens form the hub of a household, with everyone congregating here; important family discussions happen over food preparation & eating, parents helping children with homework or partners chatting about the future over dinner. To make your house into a home, your kitchen has to fit in with your personality & your lifestyle, however…

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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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