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Our biggest asset

Our People

Our people are our biggest asset, and we are incredibly proud of each and every single member of the Burlanes team, who work so hard to design, handmake and install our beautiful kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms and furniture.

Helen Gulutu

Designer & Studio Manager

Helen joins Burlanes Chelmsford in March 2020, with an extensive knowledge of the KBB sector, and years of experience in the industry. Click here to read more about Helen Gulutu.

Martin Bepey

Designer & Studio Manager

Martin has joined Burlanes Sevenoaks as our design studio manager, with a wealth of knowledge and years of experience in the kbb industry. You can read more about Martin here.

Ryan Burns

CAD Technician

Based at Burlanes Chelmsford alongside our showroom manager Helen, Ryan creates the technical drawings for all Burlanes Chelmsfords' projects. Read more about Ryan here.

Merle Miegel

CAD Technician

Based at Burlanes Sevenoaks alongside showroom manager Martin, Merle creates the technical drawings for all Burlanes Sevenoaks' projects. 

Peter Smith

Project Manager

Peter oversees and manages all Burlanes projects and installations across Kent, Essex, London and the South East.

Jade Taylor

Admin Assistant

Jade is based at the Burlanes workshop in Rochester, and assists with the day-to-day operations across all premises and departments.

Lisa Kerby

Finance Manager

Lisa is based at our Kent workshop alongside our operations team, and manages all the finances of the company.

Lucy Riley

Creative Marketing Manager

Based in our Kent workshop, Lucy oversees all marketing elements for Burlanes, including the management of our website, social media channels, events and liaising with press to gain coverage in interior blogs and magazines. You can read more about Lucy here.

Danny Wood

Managing Director

Founded in 2010 by Danny Wood, Burlanes has quickly grown from its humble beginnings in an apple packing shed in East Farleigh, to the successful business it is today. 

Burlanes Workshop

Joiners, cabinet makers & painters

We have a team of 12 incredibly talented and experienced joiners, cabinet makers and furniture painters, and two apprentices too, who work tirelessly to handmake each and every single piece of furniture we create.

Burlanes Installers

Kitchen fitters & installers

We have our own installations team who work solely for Burlanes, and they are experts at what they do. Our site team travel across Kent, Essex, London, Sussex and Surrey to ensure each and every single installation is completed to the highest possible standard.


Quality without compromise

We are passionate about creating beautiful kitchens and interiors of the highest quality. Our design team are amazing at what they do, and we are proud to design, create and install our furniture with common sense, and without compromise. A warm, friendly welcome awaits you at our showrooms; whether you want to simply pop in for a browse or if you have a specific project in mind, our design team will be on hand to help you. 

All of the team take enormous pride in their work, go above and beyond and show an incredible level of client care.

Charley Davies - Essex

Not only did we end up with the most stunning hand-crafted kitchen, we also received incredible customer service from design to finish.

Mrs Holloway - Chelmsford

I feel everyone went the extra mile to meet my demands. Thank you Burlanes!

Sarah Kipping - Upminster

Every person I have dealt with has been highly professional and 100% focussed on providing us with our dream kitchen.

John Hills - Leigh-On-Sea

We are delighted and would absolutely use Burlanes again.

Rebecca Wheelhouse - Westerham

I love my kitchen! From the very start, Burlanes have demonstrated that they are experts in their field.

Georgia Blundell - Greenwich