Dream Doors Kitchens are your one–stop shop for everything you need to make your new kitchen stylish and functional at a fabulous price. We have been providing beautiful new kitchens in East Auckland and surrounding areas, to hundreds of customers, for many years. Our experienced and passionate team of kitchen professionals, design, plan and build your kitchen into your dream vision in just a few days! We'll manage the process for you from start to finish and offer you exceptional value due to our considerable purchasing power.
New Kitchen Costs
When working with our experienced kitchen specialists, you are guaranteed a cost effective, stress free process with quality work and incredible results. A new kitchen is a long-term investment and if done properly, can add fantastic value to your home, so don’t waste time or money by hiring the wrong contractor. We will provide you with a new kitchen that can suit virtually any budget, and holds both beauty and functionality.
Our kitchen design section below explains a little more about the choices you have and will help give an indication of how costs are calculated and what to consider when thinking about kitchen planning and design.
New Kitchen Design
The kitchen is perhaps the most utilised and important room in the whole house. The design process is crucial to achieving something that is both functional and attractive. Whether its classic kitchens with a timeless feel or modern kitchens with creativity and bold designs, we have options to suit every style and taste.
- We begin with a free at home kitchen design consultation, helping you develop your vision and select products and materials of your choice. We also discuss optimal layout, zoning, storage space, planning, cooking functionality and efficiency and entertaining needs.
- We measure up and produce a final 3D design blueprint for your feedback. Here you can visually approve, tweak and make as many changes as you like until you are completely happy.
- When you have approved the final design. We can create a timeline, showing a chronological schedule of logistics, such as ordering, manufacturing and installing. This is so you know exactly what to expect and when.
- On schedule, our kitchen trades professionals will arrive, construct and install your dream kitchen on time and on budget.
- That’s it! Now it’s time to enjoy your beautiful new kitchen and relax knowing you have 10 year warranties on everything we have installed.
* Work Triangle
The “work triangle” is an excellent kitchen design method which maximises flow and efficiency between culinary activities. Imagine a straight line drawn from the centre of the sink, to the centre of the stovetop, to the centre of the refrigerator and finally back to the sink. You will want your kitchen layout to adhere to these rules.
When drafting your kitchen design plans, here is a handy list of some design features you will want to decide on:
- Style – Examples: Modern, classic, traditional, eclectic, chic, bold, etc
- Layout – Open plan, closed, L-shape, square etc
- Kitchen Cabinets – Material, shape, pantry, storage, drawer style, handles, colours, textures, etc
- Benchtops – Height, Size, layout, granite, quartz, concrete etc
- Splashbacks – placement, material
- Sinks – single/duo, insinkerator
- Faucets – style, single/ combined, lever, rinse head
- Flooring – wood, laminate, marble
- Walls – Tiles, paint, colours
- Appliances – refrigerator, oven, stovetop, range hood, kettle, toaster, microwave, dishwasher
- Extra Features – coffee machine, pizza oven, archway, kitchen island, TV
- Lighting – windows, skylights, spotlights, energy saving
- Seating – breakfast bar, none
New Kitchen Ideas
The key is to consider your needs and wants, and then create your dream kitchen. If you are looking for kitchen design inspiration and ideas, please contact Dream Doors today to schedule your complimentary new kitchen consultation. It doesn’t matter what stage of the planning you are at, we will review your kitchen design ideas and help assess it for you, recommending any improvements or cost saving areas. Also, you are always invited to stop by our showroom for additional kitchen design ideas and to browse through our many product and material samples.