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Kitchen Before and After 2!!!

Pan drawers

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In design terms smaller kitchens can often be more of a challenge than larger ones, size does matter… especially when your client requires a host of mod cons to be fitted into a regular sized ‘U’ shaped design… Dishwasher, built in microwave, built in oven, washing machine etc.

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A kitchen before and after…

Kitchen 'after' shot 3...

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Very often when we view fabulous kitchens in glossy magazines we only see the finished results! This time I thought I would show some ‘before’ & ‘after’ pictures of the project to show how dramatic transformations can be created. This job was for a landlord of a rented house

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Now you see it, now you don’t…

Neil Lerner’s new coplanar larder cupboard

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We’re always seeing new trends creeping into the kitchen. One month it’s barely-there neutral shades for cabinetry; the next it’s primed and painted doors in bold plum and petrol blue. Whatever colour is currently ‘in’ though, there’s one theme that remains constant…

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Sometimes it’s not all about kitchens (Part 2)

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A few weeks ago I wrote about supplying a client with a large dressing room. The design included a concealed laundry shoot that passed down through two floors into the basement utility room. The design choice was a classic cream ‘shaker’ door style with a ‘hammered’ pewter knob…

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The Summer Fete

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So one day back in the great depths of winter, 3 people congregated to discuss the “Summer Staff Gathering”. We came up with a few initial ideas, like the usual meal, murder mystery, it’s a knockout, but when taking into consideration who would be attending the event we found that it suited some but not all. So thinking continued…

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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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