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DIY Guide: Flat Pack Kitchen Assembly for Your New Kitchen

Flat-pack kitchens are some of the most convenient yet trendy ways to alleviate kitchen space in your home. Now, if you’re wondering what exactly a flat-pack kitchen is, let us enlighten you. They are essentially a revolutionary concept in the realm of home renovation and design. What you get is a pre-packaged DIY kitchen, with all the necessary components neatly organised and ready for assembly – like a giant 3D puzzle waiting for you to put together!

These modern wonders come with easy-to-follow instructions and standardised measurements that make them in credibly user-friendly, even for those without extensive DIY experience. So whether you wish to get a kitchen remodelling or simply want to upgrade your kitchen, allow us at Just Cutz Flatpack to serve as your ultimate guide in flat pack kitchen assembly. So let’s roll up our sleeves and embark on this enriching adventure together!

Bringing Your Flat Pack Kitchen to Life

With DIY flat-pack kitchens, you can enjoy the satisfaction of transforming your space while saving money. So, let’s dive into the steps involved in creating a new flat-pack kitchen.

  • Measure and plan: The first step in developing a customised kitchen space is determining your requirements. Start by measuring every your existing kitchen space carefully. Note down the measurements to ensure you select the right-sized cabinets and appliances for your project. An interior designer can help you choose the right layout for your space, price, and needs.
  • Choose your style: Consider what kind of atmosphere you want to create in your kitchen – is it modern or traditional? Sleek or cosy? Once determined, search for inspiration through catalogues, websites, or Pinterest boards that feature various designs.
  • Select cabinets and benchtops: Now comes the exciting part – picking out cabinets for DIY flat-pack kitchens! Look for quality options that suit both your aesthetic preferences and functional needs. The same goes for benchtops; choose durable materials that add beauty to complete the overall look.
  • Customization: Leading flatpack manufactures also provide various customisation options according to your preferences. You can also add additional components, such as appliances, to properly showcase the new kitchen design. Additionally, you can finalise your choices for colours and materials as well.
  • Order online: After finalising all specifications regarding size, features, colours etc., you can place an order for your flat-pack kitchen. Be sure to mention any particular instructions or requirements you may have to avoid future misunderstandings.
  • Prepare before delivery: Remove old cabinets/appliances as part of kitchen remodelling, if needed, and make any necessary repairs ensuring everything is clean before delivery day.
  • Assemble with care: Once your order has been delivered, start by assembling pre-cut cabinets according to the instructions provided. Remember that some flat-pack kitchens may require additional screws or tools which might not be  included in the package.

Remodelling Done Right: How to Renovate Your Old Flat Pack Kitchen

Are you tired of your outdated flat-pack kitchen? Perhaps you wish to give it a fresh new look without breaking the bank? Well, we’ve good news for you. Renovating your old flat-pack kitchen is easier than you think. By incorporating custom benchtops, proper kitchen lighting, and even repainting cabinetry, you can transform your space into a stylish and functional culinary oasis.

  • Custom kitchen benchtops: One of the easiest ways to upgrade flat-pack kitchens is by installing custom benchtops. The right benchtop can convert your kitchen into a one-of-a-kind room and significantly impact the overall appearance of your house.
  • Benchtops come in various materials, including stone, engineered stone, acrylic, wood, stainless steel, and laminated wood. You may wish to mix and match benchtops for added visual appeal, like using a wooden tabletop against the wall and a stone benchtop on the kitchen island. Otherwise, opt for materials like granite or quartz that elevate the aesthetic and offer durability and easy maintenance.
  • Upgrade lighting fixtures: Good lighting can make all the difference in any room, especially kitchens. It transforms an average kitchen by bringing out its best features like cabinets, drawers, and counters. What’s more, the proper lighting creates a more pleasant environment for cooking and can even make your kitchen appear larger. So go ahead with your kitchen remodelling and replace those dull fluorescent lights with modern lights to create an inviting atmosphere.
  • Repaint cabinets: A fresh coat of paint on cabinet doors can instantly breathe life into old flat-pack kitchens. It is often the quickest and most cost-effective way to give your kitchen a makeover. Consider painting the cabinets with exquisite hues to boost the aesthetic appeal and increase the value of your home. Truth be told, The cost of simply repainting a kitchen can be far cheaper than a complete redesign.

Not sure where to start??

Tackling a kitchen remodelling project doesn’t have to be a daunting task. With the rising popularity of flat-pack kitchens, anyone can become their own interior designer. Whether you’re an experienced or just starting out we can help. Why not give us a call for your free 20 minutes Discovery session where we can unpack your project together.

Call us on (03) 8322 0207 or send us an email at orders@justcutz.net.au and embark on your exciting DIY flat pack kitchen remodelling journey!

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