When it comes to choosing our new kitchen there are a great many emotional issues at play. The handmade option is not simply ‘more expensive’ There are a great many issues at play and it can often be the case that when you take all the issues into account the hand made option is the most sensible and practical solution to longevity, protecting your investment as well as adding real value to your home.
The perfect fit
Houses come in all shapes and sizes. Whether it be a tenement flat or listed manor house our ability to design your kitchen to millimetre accuracy enables you to make the best use of space and make no compromise regardless of the size of your property.
Built to last
The cabinetry in a handmade kitchen is solid wood and crafted using traditional joinery techniques. It can even be repainted and refreshed over time. A handmade kitchen will serve your family for generations.
Taste over trend
‘Fashions may go out of style but style never goes out of fashion’ The handmade option enables you to express yourself and your personality freely through your kitchen design. You can think about how you use the space and what matters to you rather than succumbing to the latest trend.
Local & sustainable
High volume manufacturing may provide a low initial price point, but at a high carbon cost. A locally crafted, sustainably and ethically sourced handmade kitchen is significantly kinder to the planet. Countryside Kitchens manufacturing facility is in Kelso with the supply chain short and managed to ensure sustainability.
With specialist advice and interior design expertise at your disposal, you are able to create the kitchen of your dreams using the widest range of manufacturers from appliances to handles, paint to tiles.
Cost of ownership
Comparing bulk with bespoke is all about the total cost involved. Over the years your handmade kitchen will return your investment not only in quality of life, but also by adding real value to your home.
Here to stay
Selling high volume kitchens at a low price is a challenging business model and we have seen many of them come and go over the years. A bespoke handmade kitchen means working with a company with decades of experience, bringing peace of mind that they will be there for you in the future.