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38 Station Road Cheadle Hulme Cheshire SK8 7AB
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As the saying goes, ‘beauty comes from within’ and your kitchen is no exception.

The truth is, a beautiful kitchen design can all be for nothing if it doesn’t function beautifully on the inside too.

We’ve emerged from lockdown with kitchens that have evolved into spaces that are now the hub of our homes. Where we gather to eat, work and socialise, and sometimes even to relax.

And as we push our kitchen to be far more than just an area to cook, it’s vital to utilise all of the space we have to make it work effectively.

So, as the summer holidays draw to a close, dare yourself to dream about tidier times and ponder some of our most popular kitchen storage options:

Show It Off

Image of a stylish black and white modern kitchen design featuring open shelving units

It’s bang on trend right now to have your shelves on show, and we love the character and interest this can add to a kitchen.

Showing off your crockery will require a bit more attention to detail when it comes to cleaning but it certainly works better when all of your plates and cups are uniform and matching.

Hide It Away 

We’re contradicting ourselves here but bear with us.

If you want a minimal look, hiding away your small kitchen appliances and clutter is the best way to achieve a streamlined look, but it doesn’t have to mean plain or boring.

You could conceal your kettle, toaster and coffee machine in a ‘breakfast station’ that can be conveniently popped away until the next morning.

Clever Kitchen Cupboards

Image of an innovative kitchen cupboard storage solution

The options are endless when it comes to kitchen cupboards.

A pull-out plate cupboard is a popular option, or a spice rack drawer insert, so that you never have to hunt down the garlic again.

Another top contender is the corner kitchen cupboard. Often an untapped space, and a big one at that, you can utilise every inch of your kitchen with some swing-out shelves.

Kitchen Island Space

If you have the space to add a kitchen island to your kitchen, you won’t regret it.

Islands can be an inconspicuous way to add a bunch of extra storage, with the use of shelf and cupboard space or by using it to house appliances and plug sockets.

Whatever your kitchen storage needs, there’s always a smart solution. So, if you want any more tips, tricks or advice, get in touch.

Contact Appleton Designer Kitchens

With over 25 years’ experience in designing luxury and bespoke German kitchens, we pride ourselves on the professional one-to-one service that we provide throughout your kitchen project. If you’re looking for a tailored designer kitchen that features the latest kitchen storage solutions, then please get in touch with our expert kitchen designers to arrange a design consultation.

Call us on 0161 485 5060 or you can book your design consultation here.

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What our customers say ...

  • 5 star review  We are in love with our new kitchen. Joanne and her team were great from start to finish. We felt in safe hands. Our kitchen was part of a larger extension project and Joanne worked with our builders to ensure the kitchen installation was delivered on schedule. Communication was quick and helpful throughout the process. We would recommend to anyone.

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  • 5 star review  Joanne and her team were excellent, from our initial consultation with her ,through to the design and installation stages. She is a professional. We had full confidence in her to deliver our small kitchen. She was always available to resolve any queries or issues that we had. We would highly recommend Joanne to project manage your new kitchen to run through the various options , developing and creating your stylish kitchen.

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  • 5 star review  Joanne and team did an excellent job designing, project managing and installing our new kitchen. We knew we were in safe hands when we first met her at her fabulous show room to discuss ideas and designs. She was approachable and realistic and there was no hard sell. Joanne had put 3D designs together and clearly explained the pros and cons of each proposal. Throughout the entire process, she was dedicated to making everything perfect, making multiple visits and she also answered queries promptly. Joanne's attention to detail is exceptional! The customer service level was top notch, fantastic, we love our new kitchen and highly recommend Joanne and this company to family and friends. The whole experience was easy, and Joanne is a pleasure to deal with! Thanks again :)

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  • 5 star review  Incredible professional service, Joanne went through everything that was needed to make the project a pleasure The kitchen design is excellent with some really great features that make all the difference. The fitting from start to finish was spot on with Joanne visiting at every stage of the build . So pleased with the whole experience from start to finish, Joanne was recommended to me and I would not hesitate to recommend her myself. Jack Walkey

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  • 5 star review  Joanne from Appleton Kitchens helped us by designing an amazing kitchen with which we are delighted. She was very helpful and has unbelievable attention to detail. She was at hand to help from the moment of design to having the whole kitchen fitted. I have never seen such excellent customer service.

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  • 5 star review  I don't usually write reviews however this company is worth a write up. Appleton Kitchens was recommend to me by a friend. However I did go to multiple kitchen companies to make the comparison. With regards to quality and cost there was no where else that compared. You won’t get a pushy sales pitch, any queries were answered promptly. Joanne made multiple visits to my property to ensure the measurements were spot on during the build. Again during the kitchen installation she was on site to make sure everything was there and on track. What was key for me is you get a "Service" which was exactly was I was after. I am so pleased with my kitchen!

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Our consultations allow us to get to know one another so we can create a sleek and stylish kitchen that will complete your home. So, if you are based in or around Cheadle, and in search of a German Pro-norm Kitchen that is bespoke to your lifestyle, get in touch.

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Monday to Friday – By appointment only
Saturday 10am – 4pm
Sunday Closed

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