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How to Measure for A New Kitchen

April 14, 2020 10:17 am Published by Leave your thoughts

When it comes to redesigning your kitchen, one of the first things you need to do is measure your space. This can seem quite daunting and overwhelming for some, but there’s no need to worry. At K2B Bespoke Kitchens, we have created an easy-to-follow guide to make it possible for anyone to measure their kitchen. Follow it step-by-step and voila! Kitchen Measuring Guide Step 1 – Draw an Outline A rough outline is all you need to get started. So, download some graph paper and print it out. Like our example, draw an outline of your kitchen layout as it... View Article

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Which Kitchen Colour Scheme is Right for Me?

March 5, 2020 12:41 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Thinking of painting your kitchen but not sure what colour scheme to pick? It’s not an easy decision to make as it depends on a lot of aspects rather than just your preferences. You need a colour scheme that not only enhances your kitchen but expresses your personal style too. Here are some things to think about when it comes to choosing the colour of your kitchen. Kitchen Colour Ideas Using the Colour Wheel You used it in school, so why not use it in adult life too? The two basic ways of using a colour wheel could help you... View Article

Small Kitchen Design Inspiration

Small Kitchen Design Inspiration

February 25, 2020 1:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Don’t give up on design if you have a small kitchen, space isn’t everything and they hold so much more potential than you think. Embrace it and use these ideas help your small kitchen space exceed expectations! Design Ideas for a Small Kitchen Co-Operating Cabinets When it comes to cabinet space and organisation, your choice of storage can significantly impact the way your kitchen feels. If it’s small, you want it to feel as spacious as possible, right? Here are some ways you can achieve this without sacrificing storage facilities. Cabinet-Free Walls You expect every kitchen to have wall cabinets... View Article

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How to Redecorate Your Kitchen on a Budget

January 28, 2020 3:09 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Is your kitchen looking a bit worse for wear? Do you want a new kitchen for 2020 but don’t have the budget for it? Have no fear, there are a number of ways to redecorate and upgrade your kitchen without splashing loads of cash. Read on to discover how to renovate your kitchen on a budget. A Good Scrub & Clean Dedicate some time to give your kitchen a full-on, deep clean. By reaching into all of the nooks and crannies, dusting and polishing so everything shines, and attacking your oven and fridge with all the elbow grease you have,... View Article

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Planning a Kitchen Lighting Scheme

January 28, 2020 2:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The right lighting scheme in your kitchen can make a whole world of difference. It can make it look bigger, brighter and better, completely transforming the look and feel of the room. There are a number of elements you have to think about when it comes to choosing your kitchen lighting, so here are the main factors you need to consider. Kitchen Lighting Zones First of all, you need to recognise the different areas of your kitchen and the distinctive zones. As one of the most active and varied spaces in your home, it is important to identify the various... View Article

Small Kitchen Organisation Ideas

November 26, 2019 9:54 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Kitchen organisation can work wonders for your space, making it feel bigger even if you have a small kitchen. It can also increase your desire to work in your kitchen, encouraging you to cook and use it more. Here are some great organisational tips for your small kitchen: Clever Storage Ideas for Small Kitchens Use Height to Your Organisation Advantage Your kitchen might not be the widest, but that doesn’t mean you can’t use the space that you already have. Have you ever thought about floor-to-ceiling larders? These units not only give you chance to spread your cabinet items out... View Article

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Choosing A Kitchen Worktop – A Brief Guide

October 22, 2019 1:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It doesn’t matter if you know exactly what kind of kitchen design you want, you should always identify which worktop would be best for you. You need to consider the way in which you work in your kitchen as well as the way it looks when it comes to choosing a kitchen worktop, to make sure it lasts. Common Kitchen Worktop Materials Quartz Kitchen Worktops If you want a natural look with a modern edge, then quartz kitchen worktops are perfect for you; there is a wide range of colours available so you can find the ideal one to suit... View Article

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How to Know It’s Time for a Kitchen Redesign

September 18, 2019 10:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Even though a kitchen redesign can be time consuming and inconvenient, it is usually because your house needs it rather than because you want it. As it is such a big decision to make, how do you know when it’s time to take the plunge? Signs to Redesign Your Kitchen Limited Countertop and Storage Space If your kitchen cabinets are overflowing and you always feel crowded when trying to prepare a meal, it may be time to expand. Adding extra cupboards and workspace could make all the difference to your kitchen experience and make you enjoy a tidy, cooking atmosphere.... View Article

AEG Live in Partnership with K2B Bespoke Kitchens

September 13, 2019 10:18 am Published by Leave your thoughts

On Saturday 12th October, come and join us for a live in-store cooking demonstration between 10am – 4pm and discover how you can take taste further at home with live AEG technology. AEG Live at K2B Bespoke Kitchens We understand how important it is to choose new appliances that are right for you; careful consideration needs to be taken as purchasing new equipment is a big investment. Your kitchen is where you love to cook so your accessories need to be tailored to the way you work. At an AEG Live demonstration, you can experience operational appliances from their range... View Article

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Modern Vs. Traditional Kitchen

August 22, 2019 1:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you are planning a complete kitchen renovation, this isn’t a quick decision and there are lots of things to think about, especially the style you want to go for. Are you torn between whether you want a modern or a traditional kitchen? Here are a few pointers to help you decide: Modern or Traditional – What Are the Main Differences? Traditional Kitchen Designs Traditional kitchen design consists of a warmer and cosier atmosphere which can instantly feel like home. The main feature of a traditional kitchen is the wooden surfaces and finishes; the space is usually filled with an... View Article