Open plan kitchen design ideas is quickly becoming a must have, top of the list requirement when considering a new extension, new build or quick and easy remodelling of a few rooms and plaster board partitions.
Over the last decade there has been a huge increase in the number of people now working from a home base - some full time, some splitting their time between working within companies and also working from home. Plus those who do not work from a home base are also wanting to have a specific area set aside as a home study for working on, storing personal paperwork and for somewhere to house their home computers.
The Day family's new home was still under construction and Adam and his wife Nicky wanted the kitchen design to make the most of the exposed oak timber that frames and supports the house. "We wanted something contemporary but softer in some ways, more in keeping with the exposed oak timber frame, something that reflected the lasting stability of natural wood and Mark interpreted what we wanted and our ideas very well,".