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Five things to consider when renovating your kitchen

Updated: Sep 5, 2022

Are you looking to upgrade your kitchen? Read this short article to discover five key things to consider before you start renovating.



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1. Design a layout for the best work flow


Your kitchen is the heart of your home, so it should be stylish and practical. If you have a small kitchen it is worthwhile seeing what space you have to work with and trying to find a creative solution on how to maximise on the floor space as much as possible. There is nothing worse than having to cook in a cramped kitchen.


Ensuring the the kitchen is practical and flows well will make a huge difference to your wellbeing. Mealtimes will go smoother and dinner parties will be less stressful.


2. Safe electrics


Safety is absolutely key when installing a new kitchen. A certified electrician will be able to ensure that your kitchen appliances and lighting are all in safe working order, and up to industry standards, so that you can relax and enjoy your new kitchen space.



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3. Worktops and cupboards/shelving


Kitchens are often one of the most used parts of a home so sustainability and durability is at the heart of our focus when installing your new kitchen. Here at Malbet we can support you in choosing a kitchen that not only looks great, but that works for your needs. Busy families often tend to go for a modern design with laminated finish cupboards which are easy to clean down, where as some prefer a more traditional look with wood.


Recently open shelving has become a more popular way of storing crockery and kitchen items. Whatever your preference Malbet Services has the solution.


4. Splash back or tiling


Both splash backs and tiling are great options for your kitchen and like most things, it does come down to personal preference. Splash back tends to be the most cost effective solution, but the beauty that a tiled kitchen can achieve is hard to beat!



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5. Kitchen Lighting


Kitchen lighting should be given key consideration to complement the kitchen design. Lighting can control how spacious a room feels and looks. There is also a safety and practical element to it, ensuring that no matter the weather, time of day or year, you are able to cook safely in a lovely space.


Allow our experts to ensure your kitchen is fitted expertly, professionally and with the utmost care. Book a free no obligation quotation today!

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