GRAND KITCHEN exhibitors Alpha Interior Designs, will design your kitchen on the day at Grand Designs Live completely free of charge. Just bring along a plan of the kitchen or dimensions to the Design Station and we will sit with you to achieve your perfect kitchen to take home with you. Designer Dave Hewitt, has been in the kitchen industry for over 35 years and knows the designing stage can be the most difficult part of the process, so our experts will help you every step of the way.
This year is all about less is more with elegantly made furniture to give you the look of simplicity yet still perfectly functional. In this blog we bring to you 5 trends of 2015 to achieve both modern and traditional kitchens.
Super modern kitchens are on high demand this year and us kitchen designers want to give you what you want! There are 4 different styles of handless doors which can help you achieve the modern look. The Olympia door being the most recent with the handle cut centrally into the top of every door, which gives a new twist to the more traditional full length J section handles which are still very popular.
Traditional Shaker Style Doors
Shaker style doors have been around for centuries and still providing beautiful traditional kitchens world wide. With the modern revamp they have had since the 18th century we now see smooth doors in earthy colours, not just woods!
Rustic Laminate Wood
Introducing the new rustic look! Worn wood textures are now being used in modern kitchens to create carefully considered decors by mixing different finishes and can easily be achieved with realistic laminate wood textures.
The benefits of laminate:
• Hard wearing
• Lifelike authentic feel
• Natural wood imperfections perfectly match
• Comes in a number of different textures and colours
Lift up systems make your life easier with easy access to all your condiments and crockery and is a stylish way to modernise the overall look of your kitchen. Blum supply 6 different styles of lift up systems, Bi-folding being the most popular.
The most important part of kitchen storage is the drawer. Drawers allow your cabinet contents to come out to you rather than you having to scramble in cupboards to find what your looking for. As part of the new modern look you can now have drawers fully fitted in your kitchen with not a cupboard in sight.
Love entertaining? Well an island unit is perfect for creating a homely space for your guests to sit with you while you cook. But not all island units have to be the same. You can create amazing Islands with curves, different levels and textures, even floating!
Visit us on stand K64 for your free kitchen design.