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Declutter your kitchen cupboard today: 5 items to ditch right now

Spend 15 minutes making much-needed space in your kitchen by losing these five items you probably don’t need to keep Houzz Australia Contributor. Professional Organiser and Owner at Simply Organised… More How many novelty or excess appliances do you have in your kitchen? Are they frequently used or sitting at the back of the cupboard because you don’t need them ...

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Kitchen Tour: A Modern Farmhouse Kitchen in a Roomy Extension

This light-filled white kitchen has been cleverly designed to have distinct zones while keeping an open feel Houzz Contributor. I’m a London-based journalist with years of experience writing… More There’s no risk of running out of cupboard space in this glorious open-plan kitchen-diner. Featuring a large, multi-tasking island and a dedicated office area, as well as ample hidden storage, it’s ...

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Mismatched or Matching Dining Chairs – Which Would You Go For?

Has this staple of eclectic interiors had its day? Find out if it’s time to update to a uniform seating selection Houzz UK deputy editor. I’m an interiors journalist and editor, previously for the… More When designers started to show off interiors with dining chairs that didn’t match but looked well-chosen and perfect for the space, it was a breath ...

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Are These the Best Kitchen Islands With Built-in Tech?

From pop-up plug sockets to neat charging stations, power up your kitchen island with these ideas Tech is everywhere in the home these days, and no more so than in the kitchen. Islands can be ideal places to incorporate appliances, but they also provide a good area for useful tech solutions, as these smart designs demonstrate. Hide the powerThe more ...

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Is it Over for Mismatched Dining Chairs?

Has this staple of eclectic interiors had its day? Find out if it’s time to update to a uniform seating selection Houzz UK deputy editor. I’m an interiors journalist and editor, previously for the… More When designers started to show off interiors with dining chairs that didn’t match but looked well-chosen and perfect for the space, it was a breath ...

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Is it Over For Kitchen Islands?

If you’re planning a cookspace redesign, could it be time to swerve the popular island and consider these alternatives? Houzz UK Editorial Staff. I’m a freelance journalist with more than 13 years’ experience… More Islands have long been a standard feature in kitchens, providing extra storage, another work surface and a place to perch – and they can look pretty ...

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Kitchen Tour: Contemporary but Characterful for a Georgian Home

Warm timber doors open up to reveal a host of cooking kit in this almost ‘invisible’ kitchen packed with clever storage Houzz UK contributor. Freelance interiors journalist with over 20 years’ experience… More When the owners of this Grade II-listed Georgian terraced house decided to install a new kitchen, the challenge was how to balance the desire for a sleek, ...

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The Most Unique and Unusual Kitchen Islands on Houzz

Fancy an island unit that’s a little out of the ordinary? Be inspired by this characterful selection An island is a useful addition in many kitchens, but don’t feel you have to go down the standard, rectangular-block route. There are lots of reason for going off-plan – from suiting the shape of your kitchen to experimenting with a different material. ...

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Blue Kitchen Ideas: Cabinets, Walls, and Counters

Blue kitchen ideas? Ever thought of designing your kitchen blue? It’s worth it. A sunny day under a clear, blue sky can feel rewardingly calm. Blue color will trigger a sense of relaxation, quiet, piece and expansiveness. When you put the color inside your house, it gives you those same feelings of tranquility, space and luxury.

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9 Bare Wood Kitchens to Covet

Want to know why bare wood is one of the hottest trends in kitchen design right now? Read on Houzz UK deputy editor. I’m an interiors journalist and editor, previously for the… More The use of bare – as in unpainted – wood in kitchens is something seen more and more in the Houzz photo stream of late. And browsing ...

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Kitchen Tour: A Small Kitchen Packed With Functionality and Style

A combination of practical ideas and innovative design helped to create a bold kitchen for two very keen cooks Houzz UK Editorial Staff. I’m a freelance journalist with more than 13 years’ experience… More The couple who own this bright and practical kitchen knew exactly what they wanted from their cookspace, and their architectural background helped them convey their ideas ...

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