YOUR NEW KITCHEN
DO SOME RESEARCH:
You can get help and ideas from magazines and the internet of course, but you can also get first-hand information from having a good look at other kitchens in friends' and relatives' houses.
Visit Open Houses. Jot the ideas down.
THE BIG DECISIONS:
Is to be a kitchen/dining area? Island bench? Table and chairs? Serving bench?
Key materials and colours you would like for:
Cupboard Bases (kicks)?
What is your approximate budget?
How much space do you have? Sketch plan with approx dimensions:
Kitchens are often the hub of a busy household – do you want space or places for activities other than cooking?
How do you intend to store foods and your kitchenware
Pantry – Floor to ceiling? Walk-in? Corner? Pull-out unit?
Drawers – Numbers? Sizes? Style? Inclusions?
Locations and numbers of power points?
Existing lighting or new?
Will you alter or install windows?
What is the flooring to be?
Note that some appliances may be subject to specific regulations regarding their installation.
Will you be using existing or new appliances?
Size? Opening direction? Finish? Will it need plumbing for ice-makers?
Upright stove/oven – Width?
Wall oven/under-bench oven? – Size? Gas/Electric?
Gas/Electric/Conduction? Number of plates/burners? Wok burner? Other?
Recirculating? Ducted? Materials?
Size? Materials? Type?
Corner cupboard units
We recommend XXXX proucts
Number of tubs? Style –
Enormous range available we recommend XXXXX products.
Enormous range available