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How Important Is Kitchen Flooring? With all the decisions – design, style, colors , worktops, and planning that have to be made when choosing your kitchen, one thing that can be easily overlooked is the flooring. Your flooring is likely to be one of the largest surface...

What Are My Kitchen Flooring Options? Here’s a description of how a selection of different flooring types will actually work, or not, in your home. Tiles A tiled floor is very hardwearing and easy to clean, with ceramic and porcelain being the two most popular tiles. Porcelain tiles...

What Kitchen Materials Do Barbury Kitchens Offer? Stainless-steel kitchen sinks A stainless-steel sink is the most commonly used kitchen sink. Stainless-steel can be a cost-effective sink option, although some of the leading brands would be expensive. These come as inset or undermounted (these terms are explained just...

What Kind Of Paint Should You Use For Your Kitchen? Paint sheen levels - dead matt to full gloss Most paint suppliers offer their paints in various sheen levels, from dead matt, a flat finish through to high gloss. The flatter or more matt the finish, the...

Normal Or Soft Close Drawers? That Is The Question Soft close is now available on drawers, door hinges, most internal storage options and even on some appliance doors. The soft close mechanism allows drawers and cabinets to close silently and smoothly. When you close anything with a...

How To Cover All Your Basis When Creating Designing Your New Kitchen There is no single answer for the best way to start your new kitchen design, these questions should help you start thinking creatively about your current kitchen and how you’d like to use the...

Maintaining Your Handpainted Shaker Choosing the right kitchen can be difficult, it’s a place where you, your family and your guests will spend a lot of your time, so making sure you have both a functional and aesthetically pleasing design are naturally, very important. Whilst some of...

Benefits Of A Bespoke Kitchen Design It might seem to be an unlikely choice; but the best place to start is usually in your current kitchen. Before thinking about any measurements or styles; it’s a good idea to turn your first thoughts to the functionality of the...

Clever Ideas for Kitchen Storage Open storage kitchens mean you can get creative and end up with an informal and easy going feel – but it’s worth considering a few points first to make sure you’ve got all bases covered before you take a bold step...

What Kitchen Splashbacks Should You Buy? There was a time when Kitchen Splashbacks were simply a practicality. Nowadays there are endless options available to choose from and Splashbacks have become a way to make a style statement in the kitchen. That said, they still need to be...