Top must have kitchen gadgets.

Top must have kitchen gadgets.

We’ve put together our current top 3 kitchen gadgets!

If you’re thinking of a new kitchen, we are here to help you with every element – all the way from the design and measuring to the installation and the finish.

With over 10 years of trading, our team of experienced designers will take your vision and create beautiful designs to fit around your space and your requirements.

One question that our designers are often getting asked is ‘what’s the latest kitchen gadgets?’, so we thought we would put together a blog for inspiration.

  • Quooker. If you follow us on social media, you will already have an insight into what a Quooker is. In a nutshell it is the World’s first 100°C boiling water tap. Quooker was created to speed up cooking and making drinks. Boiling water is instant, just with a ‘push, push, and twist’ of the knob. Hot, cold and boiling water from a single tap! Ask our team about the different colours and styles we have available
  • WIFI appliances. These days WIFI really is everywhere, including your kitchen appliances. If you’ve ever left the house and wondered ‘did I turn the oven off’, then worry no more… You can control all the appliances through WIFI and this means turning the oven on/off can be done through your phone! A great little function, to help with our busy lives!
  • Smart appliances. Through an app on your phone, you can regulate just about everything in your kitchen. Some examples, control the fridge temperature, see how much energy your kitchen is consuming, or even make a cup of coffee just how you like it!

Latest gadgets work with any kitchen design – be it timeless or modern.

Speak to our team today, or visit our showroom in Pittville, Cheltenham, to start your kitchen planning journey with Pittville

Our Top 5 Styling Tips

So you’ve been the Pittville, Cheltenham Showroom, worked with our kitchen and bathroom designers, everything has been installed and you’ve got your new Pittville Bathroom or Kitchen styled to a T! Now what about the rest of your house? We’ve put together a few of our favourite home styling tips to help get you started…

Show off your personality!

Don’t be afraid to put a real stamp on your home! They say ‘home is where the heart is’ so let all the little quirks of what makes you, you spill out into your home.

Balance is good!

Consider each space individually and ensure you have decluttered enough to keep things streamlined (remember, less is usually more!) whilst having enough pieces on show to give your home the character you are after.

Shake it up!

Try mixing it up with different textures. You may have sleek stone worktops in your kitchen but perhaps you have a couple of fur throws over your dining chairs and some cool geometric wallpaper to add a third texture to the mix! This will not only help your home feel more balanced but will keep it from becoming too clinical.

Let the light flood in! But don’t be afraid of the dark!

We all know our homes look so much better when the sun light is streaming through the windows. Our advice is to take every opportunity to get more natural sunlight into your home, however, don’t be afraid to pair this with strategically placed dark pieces or paint colours. This can add some real drama and depth to your space.

Floating furniture

All to often our go to for furniture placement is to push everything up against the walls but this doesn’t always do justice to the space and can make conversation across the room tricky. If your space doesn’t feel like it’s quite working why not try finding a focal point, perhaps a coffee table or fireplace and anchor your furniture off that rather than automatically using the walls as the anchoring points. See what difference it could make.

Siemens boast that you will ‘never clean your ovens again’! Sounds great, right?! But how? Their ActiveClean self-cleaning system turns all remnants left in the oven after baking, roasting or grilling etc to ash in seconds all you need to do is wipe them away with a damp cloth!

Whilst we’re on the subject of time-saving ovens, let’s talk about Siemens Home connect feature! Siemens WiFi enabled ovens allow you to control cooking times and temperatures straight from your phone! No need to get up and change the temperature manually, you won’t have to wait for the ad breaks, or get out of the bath in time to stop the dinner from burning!

Let’s not forget Gaggneau too! Gaggenau enamelled shelving and Pyrolytic technology allow for a complete self-cleaning experience without having to remove shelves first! We love this move towards self-cleaning within appliances, not just because of the obvious time saving benefits but also because it eliminates the need for harmful chemicals when cleaning out your oven. A win for the environment is a win for everybody in our books!

Gaggenau are also leading the way with sleek design and handleless ovens giving you the option to open your oven by the touch of a button on the TFT touch display.
This season we are offering upgrade options like this on all kitchens ordered before the end of January 2019.