Industry Trends

Seamless kitchens

Sensio's LED Panel concept was launched at KBB Birmingham 2014 (small)

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Following KBB Birmingham at the beginning of March, I’m slowly beginning to feel like things are returning to normal, but I can’t help but reflect upon the innovation & creativity I witnessed at the exhibition. It was a great show & I’m sure those of you who attended felt there was an optimistic vibe across all stands present…

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Special Needs

Kitchen work in progress 2

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My brother is in the process of having an extension and new kitchen, now as we all know, this causes a major disruption in anyone’s life whilst underway. In this case the stress and disruption is doubled due to the fact that my nephew Jensen is Autistic. This has got me thinking…

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Kartmasters 2013

Kartmasters 2013 straight

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Earlier this month I had the pleasure of attending the British Grand Prix!! Not Formula 1 at Silverstone but the British Grand Prix of Karting at the PF International Circuit near Newark. Hear young drivers from the age of eight years upwards learn their skills & hone their race craft….

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Pauline makes the most of her kitchen space

No shelves – internal drawers, giving better access

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I had a call this week from a very excited customer. Pauline had just had her new kitchen fitted and wanted some advice on internal organisation within her drawers. I was in her area and suggested I pop round to see it myself. Pauline has spent time having training here at Blum UK

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ALTO reflects todays design trends

TANDEMBOX antaro gallery rails and systems

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When looking through the second edition of the fabulous ALTO magazine I was struck by the strong theme in both external & internal architecture & design that dominates. ALTO describes itself as “Design For Living” & is circulated to the top few thousand richest people in the country…

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Change is on its way…

iKBBI Pledge Partner Logo

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Followers of my blogs will only be too familiar with the figure £69m… the embarrassing sum which relates to the number of kbb installation complaints received in 2011-12. Unlike many industry’s, the kitchen, bedroom & bathroom sector has failed…

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