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New Kitchen, New Home

July 5th, 2018|Uncategorised|

There are two moments in a homeowner’s life when you really get to grips with your home, 1. When you’re moving in and 2. When you’re moving out. When you’ve just moved in, you want the assurance that you’ve spent your money wisely, so you’ll find yourself looking at each room and deciding how you’re

Help in Choosing a New Kitchen Sink

June 13th, 2018|Kitchen Appliances|

The kitchen sink is the most integral and dominant part of the kitchen. It is the centrepiece of all food based activities, from preparing and washing vegetables to cooking your meals. There are a variety of options available to you. This ranges from the traditional to state of the art fittings. This includes free-standing units,

Why should you choose 1st Stop Kitchens to supply and expertly fit your new worktops?

May 17th, 2018|Kitchen Tips|

1. We only use large premium grade slabs to ensure the perfect finish - This ensures colour matching, thickness and the same high quality granite or quartz throughout your kitchen. This also means you are not restricted to certain lengths or widths. 2. We use the latest computer numerical control machinery to manufacture your worktops

10 Superb Space Saving Tips for your Kitchen

May 15th, 2018|Kitchen Tips|

This blog will help you make the most of what seems to be dead space, to reduce the clutter on worktops and give you a much more pleasant space in your home. Creating organisation and a 'home' for everything. Under-Sink Drawers Often seen as a complete waste of space, the area directly below your kitchen

Revitalise Your Kitchen with Newly Styled Splashbacks

April 19th, 2018|Kitchen Tips|

Revitalise Your Kitchen with Newly Styled Splashbacks The modern style of kitchens, with areas for food preparation, cooking, dining and entertaining, uses much of its appeal to the addition of newly fashioned splashbacks. You can refurbish existing kitchens or apply new approaches within freshly designed work areas. Modern and innovative colour schemes, within your chosen

Unique Kitchen Decor Ideas

April 5th, 2018|Kitchen Tips|

We are all individuals, we are in our own ways unique - why shouldn’t our kitchen be an extension of that?! You wouldn’t think twice of making a bold statement in your bedroom or living area so why are we more subtle in the kitchen? This is the room that any social event normally gathers

Vegetarian And Vegan Diet Tips

March 14th, 2018|Kitchen Tips|

Vegetarian and vegan diets are becoming more and more popular these days. The idea of using animals for food is putting a lot of people off, especially with press and media coverage on conditions and slaughter of these animals, right through to the handling of meat products even before they reach the supermarkets. Here we

Eco-Friendly Kitchen Tips

March 2nd, 2018|Kitchen Tips|

It’s so hard these days to make our kitchen an eco friendly place. With the fast pace of life, planned meals don’t always go to plan and the luxury of a take away takes it’s place. This leaves our fresh ingredients wasted if we don’t use it. Keep up to date with expiry dates. Thankfully,

Half Term Kitchen Fun Ideas

February 13th, 2018|Uncategorised|

You don’t even have to leave the kitchen to have fun as a family this half-term. It’s easy to keep the little ones occupied during the school holidays when the weather’s warm, but the challenge is completely different when it’s too cold for days out at the park and trips to the beach. Though there are

Bringing The Country To City Living

January 24th, 2018|Uncategorised|

Most people in the UK now live in a town or city, but that doesn’t mean we’re leaving behind the charm of countryside living. In fact, the fast pace of modern, urban life seems to have left many people yearning for rural home comforts, meaning rustic-inspired décor is making a comeback. So how can you