Dear Scott, Finally, we've got our dream kitchen! We Cannot Believe it! I still remember your first visit to our house, when, like many home renovators at the beginning of the journey, I had no idea how things would work. Armed with an advertisement for 'Farmers Doors' I advised you that this was the look that we wanted to achieve. Now that our renovations are complete, I have a kitchen, which not onlylooks like the advertised showcase, but has outstanding quality, style and practicallity.

Cabinetry is an essential part of any kitchen and is used frequently, so you want to make sure that your cabinet doors and drawers are easy to use and can handle the frequent use. Two great ways to achieve this is by installing lift-up and soft-close fittings, we particularly like the Aventos range for lift-up doors and the Hettich Innotech System for soft close drawers.

Tiles are one of the most important elements of your bathroom. They cover a large area and can change the whole look and feel of the room. Tile design has really blossomed in the last few years and there are some incredible patterns, shapes and textures available. So, what are the latest tile trends and predictions for 2014? Read on to find out.

Adding stools to your Kitchen Island or bench has become extremely popular. It is a great idea for extra seating in a house where the dining table is situated away from the kitchen, and it is also a good space saver for small houses or apartments where a dining table can’t fit. The traditional island bench base where the bench is supported by cabinets, doesn’t allow for much leg room, but we have some tips and ideas for some smart base alternatives which are a much better use of space.

The kitchen is where we need the smartest storage solutions, having a place for everything is the key to organisation and efficiency. When designing your new kitchen, it is a good idea to list down all the things that you plan to store in your kitchen, and think about those things while making the design plan. If you are not building your kitchen from scratch there are still many ways you can increase your storage space. Here are some of the best storage ideas.