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Grey Kitchens Are a Growing Trend!

Grey Kitchens Are a Growing Trend!

When it comes to choosing a kitchen colour, the majority of homeowners opt for white. But white is now becoming so overused that it is losing trend, causing many to turn to alternative colour options. And at the top of the list is grey. Houzz’s 2018 Australia Kitchen Trends Study reveals that grey kitchens are a growing trend in Australia. Of all people who upgraded or renovated their kitchens last year, a large percentage of people chose grey. Grey may…

The most popular built-in Kitchen cabinet storage is…

The most popular built-in Kitchen cabinet storage is…

No kitchen can do without storage, period. Storage helps you keep clutter out of sight, and it also helps you organise all your kitchen essentials. Furthermore, modern storage options are designed to make your kitchen look aesthetically pleasing. While traditional kitchen cabinets are the standard ‘go-to’ for storage, modern-day kitchen cabinets come with many built-in storage options. From deep drawer organisers to cutlery organisers and pot and pan organisers to recycling cabinets, these are just some of the ktchen storage…

Top 3 Upgrades to Consider for a Mini Kitchen Renovation

Top 3 Upgrades to Consider for a Mini Kitchen Renovation

Has your kitchen lost its charm? If you feel that your kitchen isn’t as attractive or as functional as it once was, then a mini kitchen renovation may be what you need. Now, don’t get the wrong idea – a mini kitchen renovation is nothing like a full kitchen renovation. Unlike a full renovation, a mini kitchen renovation involves updating only certain features of your kitchen. A mini renovation will also allow you to use your kitchen during the renovation…

Looking to cut kitchen clutter? Opt for new kitchen cabinets!

Looking to cut kitchen clutter? Opt for new kitchen cabinets!

If there’s one way to transform your kitchen into a more attractive space, it is by reducing clutter. Clutter can make even the best of kitchens look disorganised and unkempt. Houzz’s 2018 Kitchen Trends Study reveals that reducing clutter was one of the top motivations for people renovating their kitchens in the last 12 months. While 80% of homeowners upgraded to make better use of space, 58% upgraded to make it easier to find items while 54% upgraded to reduce…

A Guide to Nailing Kitchen Cabinets in your Home

A Guide to Nailing Kitchen Cabinets in your Home

Regardless of how well a kitchen is designed, cabinets are what really make a kitchen functional. With the help of kitchen cabinets, you can keep your space organised and make it more efficient. Moreover, kitchen cabinets can also help define the look and style of your space. If you’re planning a kitchen renovation or you’re building a new one, you must consider kitchen cabinets carefully. But, how do you choose the best kitchen cabinets for your space? Don’t worry –…

8 Ways to Update your Kitchen over a Weekend

8 Ways to Update your Kitchen over a Weekend

The kitchen is one of the most used rooms in any home. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that the kitchen is the top room renovated year after year, all over the world. In fact, in 2016, 25% of homeowners in Australia who renovated their homes included the kitchen in their renovations. However, a kitchen renovation can take at least 2-3 weeks to complete, which leaves you without a place to cook. But what if I tell you that…

Simple hacks to give your kitchen a cheap renovation

Simple hacks to give your kitchen a cheap renovation

Kitchen renovations are incredibly common here in Perth, with plenty of homeowners undergoing a renovation every year. However, kitchen renovations do not come cheap. In fact, they are anything from it. According to Houzz’s 2017 Kitchen Trends Survey, 23% of homeowners spent more than $40K on their kitchen renovation, 38% spent between $20K-$40K and the remaining 39% spent up to $20K. While even $20K is a lot of money, you can successfully pull-off a cheap kitchen renovation that will save…

How to increase the amount of natural light in your home

How to increase the amount of natural light in your home

When choosing design elements for your renovation, you should look to include elements that increase natural light (sunlight) in your home. While this holds true for most spaces, it is even more important for smaller areas such as bathrooms. In the absence of natural light, small spaces can appear to be dark, dingy and unattractive – and artificial light won’t help. Increasing the amount of natural light in your home offers a whole range of benefits. It makes your home…

6 design secrets to make a small kitchen look larger

6 design secrets to make a small kitchen look larger

Kitchen renovations are probably the most common of home renovations with us Aussies. While there may be several reasons to renovate, a large number of homeowners do so to make their small kitchen appear larger. In fact, according to Houzz’s 2017 Kitchen Trends Study, of those Australian homeowners that renovated their kitchen in the last 12 months or are looking to renovate in the next 3 months, 58% said that they renovated to increase the size of their kitchen. If…

Flatpack kitchens: are they any good?

Flatpack kitchens: are they any good?

Modern kitchen cabinets are certainly available in a range of designs and styles. While custom cabinets are still the favoured choice amounts Australian homeowners, there are plenty that prefer the flatpack option. In fact, Houzz recently surveyed Australian homeowners who renovated their kitchen in the last 12 months, are currently renovating or are looking to renovate in the next 3 months. In the findings, 63% chose to install custom cabinets while 18% chose the cheaper option to install semi-custom, or…

Flatpack Kitchens VS. Custom Kitchens – Which is the better option

Flatpack Kitchens VS. Custom Kitchens – Which is the better option

There’s no doubt that kitchens sell houses. So, if you’re renovating to sell or you’re ready to upgrade your kitchen, then getting the design right is vital. But before you can think about the design, there is one other important item you need to decide. That is, whether to purchase a flatpack kitchen or to approach a cabinet maker to have a custom kitchen designed – and you might surprise with the number of people who choose the DIY approach!…

5 Advantages of offered by Alpine Kitchen Cabinets

5 Advantages of offered by Alpine Kitchen Cabinets

If you’re one of the 33% of Australians that take on a kitchen renovation themselves, then your job will be made much easier by investing in quality kitchen cabinets. Kitchen cabinets are the most significant feature of a kitchen. Not only do they define a kitchens design, but they are highly functional and an essential part of a kitchen. Moreover, kitchen cabinets will make up almost half of your renovation budget, so you must get it right the first time….