Popularity of creative home cooking and baking, especially at weekends, is adding to a love of gadgets and small kitchen appliances, which in turn means that people need to make the most efficient use of their storage and work surfaces. Creating more work spaces and better storage are key factors when people change their kitchen layouts.
There is a fashion for bigger, open kitchen spaces as well as more open-plan kitchen/living areas in the home. Kitchens are not just a place for cooking, they have become a hub for entertaining, eating and family leisure time at home. This is encouraging households to splash out for greater style and more features when revamping their kitchens