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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 absolutely thrilled with our new kitchen. Joanne has fantastic design skills, she is a great project manager and works with fitters who pay a lot of attention to the detail. The quality of our new kitchen is outstanding and surpasses anything we had seen by other German suppliers when we started out. If you are looking for a new kitchen then I wouldn't go past Appleton Designer Kitchens. Great value for money!

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  • 5 star review  This is a great company to work with on projects who produce stunning kitchens. We have dealt with them for a number of years now and we can't recommend them highly enough. Joanne's attention to detail and designs make a huge difference to the whole process and finished product.

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  • 5 star review  The service and product from Joanne and the team at Appleton Kitchens is simply fantastic. From the initial consultation through to installation the whole process was easy, professional and enjoyable. If there was an issue this was addressed quickly and without fuss. Joanne's attention to detail is phenomenal, measurements were taken and checked at several stages of our build so that by the time the kitchen was installed everything slotted in perfectly. The installation itself was done over a couple of days by professional, thorough trades. The kitchen looks and feels wonderful and we are delighted with it.

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  • 5 star review  Fantastic , friendly but professional service .Joanne guided us through the whole process of choosing a kitchen with meticulous detail , her methods are extremely thorough and the project managing is spot on. We are so pleased with the kitchen Joanne designed for us and the after service is also amazing - we would highly recommend this company.

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  • 5 star review  IPS-Pronorm Kitchen's are a quality product!! not only do they work to your budget, the level of service you receive from Joanne and her team is without a doubt the best in the business!!! we have used Jo on a numerous kitchens and each one has been installed like its the first.

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  • 5 star review  Joanne from Appleton Kitchens completes our kitchen on budget. How ever that want the end of it. She came and checked on said kitchen many times checking the drawers closed properly, the door swans closed properly and all of the units were spotless. I would recommend Joanne and Appleton to anyone. Her attention to detail is unbelievable. 5 stars.

    thumb Steve Tanswell

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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.

Opening Times

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

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