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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 kitchen styles revealed

The most popular kitchen styles revealed

Kitchen renovations are one of the most common home improvements in Perth. While some homeowners renovate to adapt to changing lifestyles, others do so to change the style and look of their kitchens. In fact, Houzz’s 2018 Kitchen Trends Study states that 82% of all homeowners renovated their kitchens last year to change the style of their space. If you’re also looking to renovate your kitchen, then you should also consider changing the style of your kitchen in the process….

How to introduce colour into your kitchen

How to introduce colour into your kitchen

The kitchen is arguably one of the most used areas of any home. Because of this, it’s fairly common for people to renovate their kitchens over any other room in the home. In fact, kitchen renovations are incredibly popular here in Perth, with hundreds of homeowners opting to renovate every year. Getting the design of your kitchen right is one of the most important elements of any renovation. Not only does the layout have to be functional but the design…

5 Silestone benchtops that will give you all the feels

5 Silestone benchtops that will give you all the feels

If there’s one easy and effective way of giving your kitchen a makeover, it’s by updating your benchtop. In fact, the latest Houzz Kitchen Tends survey results reveal that a whopping 94% of Aussies update their benchtops as part of their renovation. Whether you’re looking to give your existing kitchen a facelift or you’re designing a new kitchen for a complete kitchen renovation, no other benchtop will give you the feels that a Silestone benchtop will. Seriously, a Silestone benchtop,…

Dishwasher placement: Finding the perfect position

Dishwasher placement: Finding the perfect position

Dishwashers may have once been considered a household luxury in Australia. However, times have changed and these days, dishwashers are more of a regular feature than a luxury. In fact, according to Canstar Blue Research, around 58% of all Australian households own a dishwasher. And of all people surveyed, only 4% purchased a dishwasher in the last two years because they didn’t have one before. If you’re amongst this 4%, then one important consideration is where to place a dishwasher….

Design Files: Tips for designing a one-wall kitchen

Design Files: Tips for designing a one-wall kitchen

When it comes to kitchens in Perth, homeowners have a number of layout options to choose from. Horseshoe, L-shape, galley, peninsula, island and one-wall kitchens are some of the most common options you have on hand. While one-wall kitchens may not be the most popular of kitchen layouts, there is a reason they exist. In fact, they are the preferred layout in small, confined spaces. According to Houzz’s 2015 Kitchen Trends Study, only 4% of Australian homeowners choose a one-wall…

Stone benchtops Vs laminate benchtops – which is the better option?

Stone benchtops Vs laminate benchtops – which is the better option?

Benchtops are one of the most functional areas of a kitchen. It may come as a surprise to you, but a benchtop is the most frequently updated feature of a kitchen as well. In fact, according to the latest Houzz Kitchen Trends Study, 94% of participants had or are planning to upgrade their benchtop as part of their kitchen upgrade. So, if you’re planning to upgrade your kitchen, you may want to consider updating your benchtop also. Now, you have…

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…

How to design an elegant black kitchen

How to design an elegant black kitchen

Having an aesthetic and well-functioning kitchen is very important to homeowners. In fact, according to Houzz’s 2017 Kitchen Trends Study, 34% of Australian homeowners that either a) renovated their kitchen in the last 12 months or b) are looking to renovate their kitchen in the next 3 months said the reasoning behind their renovation was simply because they couldn’t stand their old kitchen any longer. If this is the reason behind your kitchen renovation, then creating a black kitchen may…