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Our advice, tips, guides and news all about kitchens and other room set furniture. Kitchen buying guides, styling, colour and kitchen periods. We have written these important kitchen articles for the benefit of potential customers. They are hopefully not biased towards Broadway but towards ‘best practice’ standards. We hope you find value in these articles on bespoke kitchens and end up with the kitchen of your dreams.

28th September 2014

How Important is Symmetry in Traditional and Modern kitchens?

If symmetry was the most critical factor of kitchen design then you would expect all wall cupboards and base cupboards to be 600mm wide so that all the breaks between the doors match vertically and symmetry is maintained. Wall cupboards and base cupboards would all be 720mm tall to balance the area above the worktop with that below. This would include your tall oven / microwave housing, fridge, freezer, sink base and dishwasher.