Nicky Weelen, Author at Koivu Kitchens

5 ways to make your Christmas dinner more sustainable

Fancy creating a more planet-friendly festive feast this year? Here are just some of the ways you can make it happen.

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Case study: A plywood kitchen for a self-build in Wiltshire

If you want your kitchen to be the heart of your home it needs to be central to your design process. That’s why getting us involved at the start of the process is the best way to get a great result

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Large kitchen? 5 ways to avoid blowing your budget

A larger kitchen might mean a larger budget but that doesn’t make it any easier to stick to! Find out our designers' large kitchen budget tips for saving the pennies when the money gets tight.

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Staycationing this summer? Head South-east

Decided not to travel abroad this summer? Let us introduce a few of the more unique accommodation choices in our beautiful part of the UK.

Take a look at some alternative options for your staycation this summer.

7 reasons bespoke kitchens are better

Whether it’s the flexibility to create the design of your dreams or the freedom to create a kitchen that fits perfectly into the space available, there are plenty of reasons we believe bespoke is better.

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What does your choice of kitchen colour say about you?

What colour is your kitchen and what does that say about you? Let’s delve into the colour psychology of interior design to find out.

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Let’s talk about… butler’s cupboards

Extra storage space, extra workspace, what’s not to love about the idea of including a butler cupboard in your new kitchen design?

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How to create an energy-saving kitchen

Looking to save energy? Start in your kitchen. Here are just some of the ways you can make a difference on a daily basis.

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11 interiors companies that have a clean, green ethos

Planet-friendly homewares and furniture from the best of British sustainable interiors companies.

Plants pair particularly well with natural plywood kitchens.

Eco-friendly Christmas gifts for the kitchen-lover in your life

Looking for perfect planet-friendly stocking fillers? We've trawled some of the UK's most eco-friendly independent retailers to find these great kitchen-related ideas.

Plants pair particularly well with natural plywood kitchens.