The kitchen is the hub of the house & designing it should require careful & considerate planning. To start you need to ask some honest questions of yourself & the way you live, question everything with, does this work for me? how could this be better? make sure you note all ideas along the way.
STEP 2 - What works & what doesn't?
Take a look around your kitchen, what do you like about the current layout & usability? What dont you like about it? & more importantly what do you want to gain from a new layout?
STEP - 3 Area's of your kitchen!
Area's in your kitchen, When designing a kitchen you should always try to keep your working zones as close as possible, to enable practical working area's for cooking, storage,cleaning & food preparation.
Step 4 - Materials & Colours
Fashions & trends are changing all the time, Make sure you are 100% certain before making any expensive decisions that you could later regret. As you become clearer on the demands & purpose of your new kitchen you could put together a wish list of your preferred colour schemes & materials.
STEP 5 - Budget!
How much is a kitchen? - well its not just that simple, The costs in a kitchen can vary dramatically dependent on each individual item wanted in the design plus costs such as fitting, electrics, building work, plumbing, tiling etc. Ensure you consider all aspects of the quote from your fitting though to your appliances.Get several like for like quotes and compare the alternatives.
STEP 6 - Kitchen Layouts
This is generally dictated by the shape & size of the room. If you are in a position to extend the size of your kitchen this can sometimes make things more flexible. However if you have been following the previous steps you should begin to piece together the correct layout for you and the space you have.
STEP 7 - Advise
Everybody you speak to will no doubt advise you on one thing or another, however there is no better way of getting trusty advice than getting in touch with one of our design specialists. With many years experience, we have learned only to use products that will enhance our reputation for quality & service.
STEP 8 - Speak to Kitchen Care Stafford & one of there specialists.
Firstly get in touch with us, by now you should have some basic understanding of the design process. If not dont panic that is what we are here for, our helpful staff will guide you through everything we have to offer, & help to find the product's that best suit your requirements.