Everything you didn’t know about the tin can

Sitting on shelves in every kitchen in the country, it’s easy to take the humble tin can for granted. However, the story of how the can was invented is a little more interesting that you might think.

In 1810, Britain and France were in the (more…)

Has the door closed on open-plan living?

It seems like a contradiction, but during the 2000s you couldn’t move for open-plan kitchen-diners. Seen as the perfect way of reinvigorating an old property, open-plan living was the design equivalent of social networking – unlimited, non-stop connection to the people around us.

Recently though, the tide seems to (more…)

Turning you kitchen green

When we talk about ‘green’ kitchen spaces, we are not necessarily suggesting a radical rethink of your cooking area’s colour scheme. With global warming such a hot topic at the moment, there is no better time to consider the impact your kitchen and cooking habits could be having on the environment.

Eco-friendly ideas can make a real (more…)

Retro designs: Back to the Kitchen!

With the almost uninform design of most modern kitchens these days, many people are looking for something a little different to help their design stand out. In fact, some are even looking backwards for inspiration.

While the trend for completely retro cooking spaces may have (more…)

How to keep your kitchen life harmonious

With busy working lives and everything to do at home, many people like to have a space in their home that can act as a sanctuary from the world, and for many Britons, this relaxing room is the kitchen.

However, too many times this mini Shangri-La can become (more…)

Which kitchen style is best for you?

When it comes to designing a quality space in which to cook your meals, there are plenty of fashions out there for you to choose from.

However, with so many different styles, it can (more…)

Three ways to brighten your kitchen

In this day and age, having a welcoming yet practical kitchen is a must have for homeowners, but sometimes modern cooking spaces can become a little uniform.

Luckily, there are a number of (more…)

How to make the most of your kitchen redesign

With many people trying to create the very best cooking space that they can, either to prepare more extravagant meals, host stylish suppers or to simply have a place to unwind after a long day, it is easy to get caught up with kitchen design.

While there are worse (more…)

What to avoid when remodelling your kitchen

Many homeowners do take a great deal of pride over the room in which they prepare their family’s meals.

However, no matter how painstakingly they (more…)

Making your kitchen accessible to all

There are many reasons why you might need to think about making your kitchen more accessible to wheelchair users or to people with other disabilities, such as if you run a community facility or want to cater for a family member.

Whatever the motive, there are now some great ideas out there for (more…)

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