With so much to think about when it comes to kitchen design, we’ve broken down the process; listing the main things you should consider each step of the way.
- Before you start, plan!
Decide what you like in a kitchen, and what you don’t. A great place to start is to look at your current kitchen and identify the things you’d most like to change. Set a clearly defined budget – including contingency – which is both practical and realistic. You need to know how much money you want to spend and trust that our retail designers will deliver exactly what you want for your budget.
- Be inspired
Stuck for ideas? Struggling to visualise how a particular design might look in your home? Home style magazines and websites are a great source of inspiration; packed with knowledge, images, new products and expert opinion on current trends, classic styles, and their benefits and pitfalls. For the ultimate in ideas go through our Klass Kitchen consumer brochure, this will excite and inspire you.
- Choose the kitchen style and finish to suit you and your home
The Klass Kitchen collection features the very best craftsman kitchen solutions the industry has to offer. Why not consider a striking high gloss minimalist design for the more modern interior, beautiful shaker styles for the more traditional home, curved doors to provide a flowing design a totally bespoke painted colour to match your personality – with our Trend range anything is possible.
- Check what’s possible
Be realistic about what you can achieve within your budget.If your design involves alterations to the fabric of your home – knocking walls through, for example. The professional kitchen designers in our retailers will take care of everything to do with the kitchen designs.
- Our retail planners will write a schedule for your project
Our retail kitchen specialists will provide you with a clear idea of when each step in the process will happen, allowing you to plan accordingly.Our specialists will manage your project from start to finish allowing you to concentrate on other things. A structured plan will determine the ‘lead’ time on your kitchen; design process, pre install preparation works, kitchen manufacture and install lead time and appliances. Your project manager will advise you on all of these dates to ensure your timeline is adhered to.Our trained professionals will sort the factors that make a kitchen installation successful: allowing for your power sockets, doors, windows, lighting and plumbing points – where these will be located.