Author: Carly

Buying a new microwave

Microwaves have become an essential part of the modern kitchen and although some are integrated into the kitchen units some people still prefer to buy a free-standing model that they can move around the kitchen to suit their needs. The range of free-standing microwaves on offer is mind blowing and so it is important to […]

Are kitchen gadgets worth the cupboard space?

Before purchasing the latest kitchen gadget, it is a good idea to ask ourselves a few important questions. The first is do I really need a piece of additional equipment to complete a task. For example, an electronic can opener is useful if you have joint problems in your hands and find it difficult to […]

Choosing worktops for your bespoke kitchen

If you have decided that the best choice for your new kitchen is to go for the bespoke option that is to say the kitchen is designed and built to your particular specifications one of the many choices you will have to make is what type of worktops you are going to have. This is […]

How to make your kitchen cosy

A kitchen is not necessarily a place you may think of as cosy but as we often spend a lot of time our time in the kitchen and may eat the majority of meals in a kitchen / dinner, it is important that it feels relaxing and comfortable. If you have a sperate seating area […]

Are integrated appliances a good idea?

When it comes to designing your new kitchen, you need to choose between integrated appliances and stand alone ones. Integrated appliances will ensure an exact fit as cupboards are built around them to leave no wasted space. This can be especially useful in a smaller kitchen when space is of the upmost importance. Many people […]

How to make the most of a small kitchen

A kitchen is a very important room in the house. If you actually timed yourself you will probably find that you spend a lot more time in your kitchen than you thought you did. It is important that a kitchen is functional but that does not mean that it cannot be aphetically pleasing at the […]

Should I buy an expensive bean to cup coffee machine?

If a quality cup coffee is a priority for you first thing in the morning, then you may have considered buying a bean to cup coffee machine. Unfortunately, these coffee machines, which some would consider a kitchen gadget, are normally quite expensive unless you can find one on special offer but are they worth the […]