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Kitchen Design Advice Centre

Expert Advice on Kitchens, to help you make the right choices!  We discuss kitchen design, the latest trends for kitchens in Ireland, kitchen layouts, kitchen styles, small kitchen planning, kitchen accessories, kitchen storage, kitchen sinks, kitchen waste disposal and much, much more.

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  Kitchens - The Key Trends in Kitchen Design for 2011

What are the key Kitchen Design Trends for 2011?  Before you plan a new kitchen, read our guide to Kitchen Design Trends for 2011 and make sure you are up to date on the latest trends and styles.  Read More!
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Kitchen Islands - Kitchen Island Design   Kitchen Islands: Choosing the Perfect Kitchen Island for Your Home

Kitchens Islands offer multiple benefits in the kitchen.  The key to choosing the right island for your home is knowing what function you want it to perform.  Is it extra storage, extra counter space or for eating at.  In our guide to choosing the perfect kitchen island, we look at various island designs and their functions.  Read More!
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Kitchen Door Styles - Guide   Kitchen Door Style Guide - Choosing Kitchen Door Styles

There are numerous kitchen door styles to choose from when designing a new kitchen.  The style you choose will have an impact on the overall style of the kitchen and vice versa.  Here we look at the most popular kitchen door styles and give a brief description of each.  Read More!
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Kitchen Trends - Kitchen Design Trends - Kitchens   Kitchens - Hottest Trends for 2010

Make sure you are up-to-date on the latest kitchen trends with our guide to the hottest trends for 2010.  Focusing on various kitchen styles like contemporary, modern,  classical and bespoke kitchens, we outline what's hot when it comes to kitchen design trends in Ireland.  Read More!
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Kitchen Design  

The KitchenIndex.ie 7 Steps of Kitchen Design

We take you through the important stages of kitchen design so that you are safe in the knowledge that you haven't missed a trick when having your kitchen designed.  Read More!

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Kitchen Layout  

Common Kitchen Layouts


There are various kitchen layouts available to you when designing your kitchen.  Here we take you through the most common ones to help you visualise the layout of your own new kitchen.
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Work Triangle   The Work Triangle

An important part of kitchen design is making sure that the kitchen is easy and efficient to work in.  In the work triangle, the three main points in the kitchen, the sink, cooker and fridge are focused on. 
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Kitchen Design by Zones  
Kitchen Design: Designing by Zones

An interesting take on kitchen design is the idea of designing a kitchen by zones.  Reading this article and advice on kitchen design will have you feeling confident that you've thought of everything. 
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Kitchen   What Does A Kitchen Mean To You?

What kind of kitchen do you want?  Is it a kitchen that is purely functional or are you more interested in aesthetics.  Maybe it's both.  Or maybe it's a kitchen where family and friends can gather? 
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Kitchen Styles   Kitchen Design: What's Your Style?

There are lots of different styles of kitchens on the market, so you need to take time to figure out what kitchen style you like.  Is it a comtemporary kitchen design, modern, a classic kitchen or bespoke? 
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Kitchen Appliances   Choosing Your Kitchen Appliances

Choosing the right kitchen appliances is an important factor in kitchen design.  There are a few key things you need to keep in mind.  Do you want integrated or freestanding?  Eye-level oven or range style? 
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Kitchen Finishes & Materials   Kitchen Materials & Finishes - Solid Wood Kitchen, Painted, High Gloss?

Would you like a solid wood kitchen?  Or maybe you prefer the look of a painted kitchen.  How about the contemporary feel of a high gloss kitchen?  Or a vinyl kitchen if your on a budget?  We explore your options. 
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Kitchen Lighting   Kitchen Lighting - Let There Be Light!

Kitchen lighting is a very important part of kitchen design.  Nobody wants shadows or dark areas in their kitchen so it is important to plan your kitchen lights.  This guide to kitchen lighting will ensure you have a well lit kitchen that is a joy to be in.  Read More!
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Small Kitchen  

Small Kitchen Design and Planning

A small kitchen is a common complaint among homeowners.  But you can make the most of it.  Follow our guide and a lack of worktops space, storage space and light will be a thing of the past.  The key is in the planning.  Read More!

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Kitchen Storage, Kitchen Fittings, Kitchen Accessories   Kitchen Storage & Accessories

There are lots of wonderful kitchen storage solutions and accessories that will make life in the kitchen much easier.  Pull out larders, magic corners, leMans corner units, undersink solutions, drawer fittings, baskets.  Lets take a look! 
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Kitchen Waste Disposal   Kitchen Waste Disposal Guide

We are all more considerate nowadays when it comes to waste disposal.  In the kitchen, food waste can be a major annoyance and can cause unwanted odours to linger.  This video will show you how a kitchen waste disposal unit can solve this problem. 
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Kitchen Sink   A Guide To Kitchen Sinks

It may not seem like the most important part of a kitchen, but your kitchen sink can either add or take away from the overall look of your kitchen.  The kitchen sink you choose will depend on a few factors like your type of worktop and style of kitchen. 
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Painting Kitchen Cabinets   A How To Guide For Painting Existing Kitchen Cabinets

Are you planning on refurbishing your kitchen.  There are a few ways to give a tired looking kitchen a fresh new look.  Painting your kitchen is one of them.  This video offers a practicle guide to doing just that if you feel like taking on the job yourself. 
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Hettich Intelligent Kitchens  

Intelligent Kitchens by Hettich

Here at KitchenIndex.ie we often emphasise the importance of making use of all the wonderful kitchen fittings and accessories available to you. This great video highlights the difference between a kitchen fitted with these fantastic fittings and one that's not.  This is a must see. 
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