Interior Designer Lucy Dickinson first walked through the doors of Burlanes Sevenoaks back in 2014, and worked with our Sevenoaks design team to transform an unused bedroom in her beautiful family home, into a practical, hardworking home office space. A little over 6 years later (with the home office still as beautiful as ever!!), Lucy commissioned us to design, handmake and install her new family kitchen and dining room.
3 Burlanes side return extensions to give you inspiration
If you are embarking on a kitchen renovation and are considering a side return extension, take a look at our top 5 side return extensions for inspiration for your project.
Kitchen Layouts: all the pros and cons
Choosing a layout is one of the most important decisions you will make in your kitchen design journey, and should be carefully considered to ensure your final choice works well for you, your family and your home. With worktops, storage solutions, appliances, dining areas, making the most of the space and ensuring the overall design matches your vision, there is so much to think about!
Our guide to kitchen islands - how big should they be?
A very popular design element to most new kitchens, a kitchen island is a very desirable feature creating additional worktop space, storage and seating. An island is also a great way of making use of redundant space in a large room, or increasing the functionality of a smaller kitchen.
The kitchen island is probably something we get asked about most, so we have rounded up some of our most frequently asked questions.
The Blue Wellsdown Galley Kitchen
We are so pleased to be back out on the road again photographing our clients' wonderful homes and their bespoke Burlanes furniture, and we kicked it off with the Blue Wellsdown Galley Kitchen in Chelmsford.
The owners purchased the beautiful townhouse a little over 18 months ago and have undertaken a huge renovation project, including a side return kitchen extension to the rear of the property.
Your dream kitchen design: storage solutions
When it comes to storage in the home, more is always more, and even more so in the kitchen and utility areas! When designing your dream kitchen, storage is probably going to be near the very top of your dream kitchen wishlist, so we have put together our top storage tips and tricks for making the most of all available space in your new kitchen design
What to expect from your virtual design appointment
Things are a little different right now, and like many others, we have had to adapt and make changes to how we operate throughout our business in response to Coronavirus.
Both Burlanes Sevenoaks and Burlanes Chelmsford are welcoming virtual design consultations via video call, so you are able to experience our unrivalled design service and immersive showroom experience from the comfort of your own home.
The South London Family Kitchen
Our Sevenoaks design team worked closely with the owners of this beautiful family home in South London, to create an open-plan kitchen and living space to be loved and used by all the family.
Step Inside Dame Kelly Holmes' Bespoke Burlanes Kitchen
Nestled away in the beautiful Kent countryside, overlooking acres of farm land and rolling hills is Dame Kelly Holmes' stunning period property. Lindsey Durrant, Burlanes Sevenoaks' head designer, worked closely with Dame Kelly to design a beautiful and functional open-plan kitchen, in keeping with the traditional styling of her home, but boasting all the benefits of contemporary living.
Kitchen Islands: The Pros & Cons
Now more than ever, the kitchen island seems to be a staple piece in every new kitchen design. There are many advantages to having a kitchen island, but sometimes it is not always the right thing to do. We have put together our pros and cons to having an island in your new kitchen...
We cannot recommend the Burlanes team enough; they just knew what we needed and got it so right.Amelia Tate - Corringham, Essex