The Kitchen is the Heart of the Home
The kitchen is the most used area in the home. We gather here, cook here, even talk about our dreams here … It's a place where cherished stories and secret family recipes are handed down through generations. The kitchen is a warm space where families bond amid the aroma of those dinners that you and your family prepared together.
Our custom kitchen designs help create that space for you to enjoy with friends and family all year long.
The 6 Most Important Things to Consider For Your Kitchen Renovations
We create kitchens of beauty, rich in quality and daring in combination. Our kitchens can be customised to your exact requirements. Every product is manufactured with a passion for detail. We create kitchens that enrich lives today and tomorrow.
Kitchen design service
Planning a new luxury or designer kitchen is an exciting but daunting time with a plethora of finishes, specifications and configurations. Our kitchen design service and expert design team can take the headache of planning away. We have been helping our customers and return clients fit premium kitchens for over 30 years – bringing their ideas and aspirations to fruition. Our highly skilled kitchen design service is always up to the challenge, accommodating whatever the budget may be.
Cabinets & Average Cost
When remodeling a kitchen, most homeowners begin with their kitchen cabinets. After all, cabinets significantly impact the kitchen's overall first impression. Those that are dated or damaged can leave future buyers underwhelmed, even if the kitchen has immense potential.
Pre-made, stock - products are affordable at a cost between $150 and $280 per linear foot. They are readily available but are limited in designs and sizes.
Semi-custom - options run between $300 and $375 per linear foot and are made in the same sizes as pre-made options. These cabinets can be detailed for an additional fee, and options include door fronts, resizing drawers, and cabinet depth.
Custom cabinets - can cost up to $500+ per linear foot, and this option requires a skilled cabinetmaker. This is by far the most expensive option, but you can design them any way you want them to look.
Countertops & installation service
Another common renovation is installing new countertops. The cost to do so varies widely, depending on the materials used and the total measures required. When choosing a material, it is important to consider not only the look of the countertop but also its level of functionality.
As you would expect, seamless materials, such as granite, are more durable and more costly. In comparison, you can opt for materials that add less value, such as concrete, to keep your costs down. Whether you choose wood, marble, quartz, or limestone, you can expect to pay an average rate between $2,000 and $4,500 to install the countertops of your choosing.
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Commonly Used Stone Countertops
Granite, Quartz, and Marble are the most widely used for their beauty and different variations of color designs, and patterns. Prices are highly dependent on the type selected, its size, level, and thickness. Other factors include the finishing texture applied and any special edging features
Cost Per Square Foot
Other Countertops We Offer
Stone found at this entry price level, is often consistent in pattern, however there are many colors to choose from, including beige, brown, green, grey and black. The reason it is considered level 1 is because it has a very simple design, and the colors are standard.
The sweet spot for most homeowners and design professionals can be found here. At this level, you can find most of the colors available on the market, ranging from very light to absolute black. Slabs may have veining patterns, speckles or flecks, or be absolutely uniform, providing homeowners with hundreds of options to choose from.
If you’re looking to make a design statement, the stones in this category are for you. While it’s the highest price group on your estimate, the stone found in this category is truly unique, it may offer rare colors, striking veining patters or a combination of both.
This price category includes some of the most unique slabs. Exotic is classified as a stone that is naturally rare, with quarries producing limited quantities. Exotic typically come with a price tag of $100+ dollars per square foot and are used mostly by homeowners who want to make a bold statement in the house.
Levels of Stone
Premium kitchen appliances
We supply premium kitchen appliances for all budgets. Our commercial contract expertise places us in the perfect position to advise on the perfect kitchen appliance pack for your project. We are able to provide recommendations based on a series of criteria, generated from real world experience.
Or perhaps you have already made up your mind on an appliance brand and just need some direction to the right product for your needs. With thousands of appliances and manufacturers on the market, navigating can be a minefield when it comes to specification and features relevant to you.
From premium brands like
Gaggenau, Miele, Siemens, Bora, Liebrr, Pitt, Viking,
THOR, Fulgor, Wolf, Sub-zero, Cove, AEG, Smeg,
Bosch, NEFF, Thermador, Monogram,
We cater for all the needs of the unique requirement.
Standard Appliances – Often are those that lack additional features and often do not last as long as higher-end options. However, things such as a microwave or garbage disposal do the job and will fit most layouts. Average cost: $200 to $1000.
Energy Star-rated Appliances – Are certified as energy-efficient. Although they often cost more upfront, homeowners benefit from lower utility bills, longer lifespans, and many states offer residential rebates and incentives to help make your home more resourceful. Look for this certification when purchasing your dishwasher, freezer, fridge, and even lights. Average cost: $300 to $3,000.
High-end Appliances – Often yield a similar lifespan to Energy Star appliances. However, they tend to offer additional features, such as Bluetooth connectivity, sensors, etc. Average cost: $1,000 to $5,000+.
Custom Appliances – Custom appliances are built-in to your kitchen space will be the most expensive. Although they take of less floor space, which is attractive to many homeowners, they may require structural changes. Average cost: $1,500 to $10,000+.
Lighting design is critical
When you walk into a luxury home many things will catch your eye. From deep mahogany hardwood furnishings to high end custom kitchen cabinetry, you know luxury when you see it. Luxury Kitchens are enhanced with proper lighting.
The way that you lay out your lighting in a kitchen is critical to make a place in your home that can be used for multiple uses. If you are like many families, you will spend much of your time in the kitchen area. The kitchen becomes a place to do homework for the kids, a place for casual conversation over tea with friends, and a place for a romantic evening with your spouse.
So, the importance of lighting design in the kitchen is just as important as in your living room area. Many types of lighting can be used in the kitchen to make the kitchen look more appealing
These kitchen lighting ideas will transform a kitchen from drab to electrifying. There are several categories of kitchen lighting that should be considered when designing a luxury kitchen.
Recessed ceiling lights- are simple and elegant. The recessed ceiling lights can be arranged in just about any pattern... Just be careful to distribute these ceiling lights evenly so that the whole kitchen receives equal lighting.
Non-recessed ceiling lights- are a less modern choice but can be elegant for traditional kitchens. Chandeliers are a popular choice for kitchens. Because they tend to dominate the open space, a chandelier’s style sets the tone for a room’s décor more than any other lighting fixture.
Pendant Lights- hang in the kitchen above an island workspace, tables, and counter. They add a major style element to the kitchen decor
Under Cabinet Lights- are now the norm for many kitchens. The extra light makes working on the counters easier. These lights also are great accent lights when no work is being done.
Kitchen Fixtures & Accessories
Style and Design
Let’s face it – style matters! The kitchen faucet & sink says a lot about a person’s personality. It should blend with and accentuate the look of your kitchen. Because of its prominent position, the faucet is often the pinnacle of kitchen design, with everything else falling in place around it. Here are some of the major faucet styles to consider.
The sink & faucet is one of the busiest tools in the kitchen. It’s vital for the daily tasks of prepping food, cooking, cleaning, and sanitizing. Of all the features in your kitchen, the sink & faucet is probably the ones that you interact with most.
Standing at center stage, the faucet is also one of the primary features of your kitchen’s style. Choosing the right fixture will not only enhance the functionality of the kitchen, but also serves as an expression of your individual taste. Telling a story of how the kitchen is used, your faucet will be a defining element of your home for years.
One of the most important design considerations is the finish. Trends come and go, but some are timeless stand-bys. Brushed Gold or Matte Black can bring in some modernity. Or you can even go with an interesting 2-tone look like a Matte Black and Stainless-Steel mixed finish. A shiny Chrome can add a level of sophistication, while Spot-Free Stainless Steel makes cleaning easy by resisting water spots and fingerprints.
No cooking space would look complete without appropriate cabinet hardware.
Knowing what type of hardware you need before deciding on the design is important. Depending on what part of the kitchen we speak about, we can distinguish between three main types of hardware:
Knobs. They are great for cabinets, take little space, and are simple in design unless you opt for personalized designs;
Pulls. They are flexible enough to work both for cabinets and drawers, although taking slightly more space;
Cup pulls. Not that suitable for cabinets yet perfect for drawers, particularly if you want to emphasize specific kitchen areas.
Edge Pulls. New modern clean, barely-there design, Edge Pull offers up a fresh, minimal hardware style
Hardware Materials and Finishes
One more feature to tackle before design. The material and finish of your kitchen hardware depend much on the cabinet material and, of course, the kitchen design style. The unmatchable metal, wood, and glass hardware are some of the most popular.
In terms of metal hardware, note that brass, copper, and bronze are of great benefit to your kitchen due to their flexibly superfluous effect on the interior and their antimicrobial features, which work pretty well for the kitchen. Stainless steel is a perfect alternative for ultra-modern kitchens that embrace contemporary values.