Kitchen ideas and advice
All of our tips, guides and information to help you create the perfect kitchen.
Extending over an attached garage is an obvious way to add additional space to a home. Building into this wasted space can also improve the look of the house too, making it appear more balanced. Although extending over a garage appears a simple option, there are many structural implications which need to be considered before you simply add on an extra floor. We look at some of things to think about before you extend above a garage, including the cost and structural considerations.
7 Kitchen Trends We Are Loving In 2022 If you want a more contemporary look, then either natural wood or white painted beams below the skylight can be striking, like this one from Studio Webster Dale Architects. As well as creating a feature, it also clearly zones the cooking area from the rest of the open plan space.
7 Kitchen Trends We Are Loving In 2022 We adore the light wood of the cabinets from the home of Insta account @themodernlakehouse, which create more of a furniture look, rather than a discrete kitchen. There are so many understated stylish parts of this beautiful kitchen, including the fluted detail on the island which creates soft lines in the kitchen.
7 Kitchen Trends We Are Loving In 2022 This plywood kitchen from HØLTE, shows how to effortlessly combine pink cabinets with oak veneer and flooring to create a minimalistic contemporary look. We love the touches of oak in the handles which pull the entire scheme together; it's pink without being too bright or strong.
7 Kitchen Trends We Are Loving In 2022 Timeless, Mediterranean terracotta floor tiles are something we are seeing more and more of, and we think it creates such an effortless laid back look in any kitchen. The stunning Insta account @the_brixton_home_boys show how you can achieve the most amazing look in the kitchen with this incredible flooring. The terracotta tiles provide a continual flow from the kitchen to the courtyard garden, creating a seamless space.
Incorporating a banquette with your island is a stylish choice as well as making the open plan area become even more social. There is so much that we love about this kitchen from Insta account @victoriaaldersonart and like how they have incorporated the stylish deep green banquette with the kitchen, which to us places emphasis on time spent with family.
7 Kitchen Trends We Are Loving In 2022 Reeded glass looks great in walk-in larder cupboards, keeping the whole space bright. You can also swap out the glass in your existing kitchen to update your current look. The beautiful dark green kitchen from Insta account @that_overton_house looks perfect with the reeded glass detail and the utilitarian brass knobs.
7 Kitchen Trends We Are Loving In 2022 We have seen fluting emerging as a kitchen trend over the past few years, as it creates such elegant detail to the kitchen. This beautiful handmade kitchen from Wood Works Brighton shows how fluted carpentry can create a soft and natural look. The detail on the pantry doors creates a striking feature, which works perfectly with the green cabinet and long wooden handles.