Category: Kitchen Design

The Top Kitchen Trends in Australia for 2023

Kitchen Trends for 2023 Direct Kitchens Melbourne

  Designing your new kitchen is no small feat. It’s the place where you start your day with your morning coffee and end it with family, friends and good food. So we don’t need to tell you how important getting the design and renovation of your kitchen right is. But where to even begin with… Read more »

Must-haves for your Hamptons style kitchen renovation

Hamptons Kitchen

Timeless, elegant, crisp – these are words you typically associate with a Hamptons style kitchen. Drawing its name from an area in New York City, well known for affluent homes, a Hamptons style kitchen is often luxurious and impressive as it embraces a timeless design. When considering a Hamptons style kitchen, there are a few… Read more »

Which popular kitchen layout works best for your Melbourne home?

A good Melbourne kitchen designer always focuses on both functionality and aesthetics. So whether your space is small or large, a clever kitchen layout will ensure you get the most out of the area.    Most popular kitchen layouts While your home’s floor plan may dictate your kitchen’s layout, the most popular kitchen layouts can… Read more »

Clever kitchen features you must have in your Melbourne home

Clever kitchen features you must have in your Melbourne home As one of Melbourne’s premier custom kitchen designers for over 30 years, we’ve seen many kitchen trends come and go. However, some kitchen features have stood the test of time, making them worthwhile additions to your home.  Custom kitchen pantry  Custom kitchen pantries provide a… Read more »

Kitchen Tiles! Bathroom Tiles! Laundry Tiles!

In Kitchen Renovation, tiled Splashbacks have had the biggest comeback since the 60`s. Coloured and white Kitchen Cabinetry (two toned) with plain tiled Splashbacks or Glass splashbacks have been the preferred trend in the last few years adding some pizazz to an otherwise white kitchen style. We've now seen a definite shift with some terrific... Read more »

Lifestyle Kitchen Renovation

The perfect start point for beginning your home renovations is in the kitchen. Your kitchen is the centrepiece of the home. It is also the space where you will spend the majority of your time in, so having a beautiful kitchen is paramount. It also makes it easier to create a similar feel and style... Read more »

Your Kitchen Renovation and Covid19

Being in lockdown or working from home has sparked an increased interest in kitchen and home renovation. Cooking in a new kitchen and your kitchen being used so much more to whip up delectable meals, is definitely a plus at this time. This is when you realise that your kitchen appliances don’t really do the... Read more »

When is a kitchen facelift an option?

A kitchen renovation can change the mood of your home completely. Updating your existing kitchen by giving it a kitchen facelift is a way of renovating your kitchen faster as you are not starting from scratch. Providing the bones of your existing kitchen are good, you can replace doors, panels, bench tops and increase kitchen... Read more »

Best Kitchen Design Trends For 2019

Kitchen design at the start of 2019 was still focusing on the Scandi kitchen design and colours. Minimalistic white or grey Caesarstone bench tops, crisp white doors combined with light woodgrain to add a bit of interest to the space. Although this is still on trend, particularly with the clients wanting a modern clean look,... Read more »

Accessories In Your Kitchen Design

Kitchen design these days includes not only the outside appearance of your new kitchen. There are an abundance of kitchen accessories available, designed to improve both the functionality and look of the inside of your cabinetry too. Kitchen pantry solutions which make food organization a breeze. Pull- out oil and spices drawers installed next to... Read more »