Posts with the tag “the-pentland-kitchen-company”
Our British Kitchens have Short Lead Times!
March 24th, 2022
British kitchens are full of character and great quality. On top of that, they’ve got shorter lead times than many of European manufacturers. Read our blog for more info!...
How to create a Black Kitchen
November 11th, 2021
Create a beautiful black kitchen that oozes luxury and elegance, and how to overcome the challenges associated with a darker kitchen design....
3 Examples of £15k Kitchens
October 12th, 2021
If you have a budget of around £15k for a new kitchen and you’re looking for kitchen design ideas, here are some beautiful examples that maximise your budget....
A Modern, Graphite Grey Kitchen Design
September 16th, 2021
: Grey kitchens are very popular these days and they look great in both modern and traditional styles. View the modern graphite grey kitchen design here. ...
An Award-Winning Classic Kitchen Design
June 24th, 2021
Our supplier, Second Nature, had won Ideal Home’s ‘Best Classic Kitchen’ award at the Kitchen Awards 2021! View their award-winning classic kitchens here....
Are NEFF Kitchen Appliances Any Good?
May 24th, 2021
NEFF is a leading supplier of kitchen appliances and they offer a range of appliances. From integrated ovens to fridge freezers, there’s an appliance for every need....
How To Plan Your Kitchen Lighting
May 14th, 2021
Kitchen lighting is an important part of kitchen design. Not only is lighting a functional element, but it’s also important for aesthetic reasons. Learn more....
What kitchen colours are in for 2021?
March 30th, 2021
Despite being restricted to the perimeters of our own homes, it’s fair to say whether it’s juggling home school and work or catching up on DIY, we’ve all been busy....
We’re opening our showroom doors soon, and we’re hiring!
March 30th, 2021
Finally, things are on the up, and we’re expecting to be able to reopen our doors in April. As we wait in anticipation for the green light to get back to the showroom, behind the scenes, we’re getting...
Leon in Lockdown – Part 2
August 5th, 2020
A couple of months ago, I told you about Leon’s extension. We can't wait to see the big reveal – whenever that may be, but in the meantime, here's a 90-second update on the upstairs....
Meet Clarendon and Hunton
July 23rd, 2020
I’m not talking about two new guys on the block here. It’s two kitchen ranges by Second Nature, that are really causing a stir at the moment. People can’t seem to get enough of them!...
Leon in Lockdown
July 7th, 2020
Back in April, I mentioned how Leon was circumnavigating kids, dogs, and a huge to-do list courtesy of his other half, to get cracking with his own home improvement plans....
What you REALLY need to know about our Reopening
June 23rd, 2020
I’m not going to tell you the obvious stuff. Because you’ve probably guessed we’re reopening. And you know us, we will have all the necessary precautions in place....
Two weeks or two years?
June 9th, 2020
During my few quieter moments, I’ve been reflecting on what I believe to be the top kitchen trends of 2020, and it looks like we’re set to pick up where we left off, which is excellent news. So, here...
Our first BBC appearance
May 26th, 2020
The Pentland Kitchen Company is FAMOUS! Did you see our kitchen on TV? Sorry if I sound overexcited, but I’m pretty proud of this one. It’s our appearance on BBC Scotland’s Home of the Year, showcas...
A top quality job
May 11th, 2020
The daily commute and the rush hour are out the window for now, and it’s great! The time I’ve saved travelling around in the car has allowed me to catch up properly with a couple of my valued customer...
April 28th, 2020
It’s week five. I wanted to let you know I’m still here in front of the keyboard, cake in one hand, hammer in the other, pencil behind the ear. The response to my last email highlighted to me that ev...
Getting sh*t done around here
April 14th, 2020
Week three of being grounded, and I'm proud to say, I’m finally getting sh*t done around the house. I've actually spoken to my other half quite a lot over the last three weeks, and she seems nice. Li...
We are here for you
March 30th, 2020
Like many of us, I’d been promising myself some downtime for a while now. But this wasn’t quite how I imagined it. It’s safe to say - It’s been a strange week for everyone. That’s why I think it’s m...
A peek at Sarah’s new kitchen
March 19th, 2020
Despite current events, it’s business as usual here at The Pentland Kitchen Company. This week, I got a message from one of our many valued clients. We had the pleasure of helping Sarah create her ne...
Challenging ‘that’ fitter perception
February 18th, 2020
I read a pretty harsh blog on the Kitchen and Bathrooms News recently that really touched a raw nerve. It was rather confronting, you may have come across it. In a recent survey of over 1,500 Brits, ...
Everyones a winner
February 6th, 2020
This week I was paying our joiners and suppliers before the week got hectic, when one of our suppliers dropped me a message to say ‘thanks for always paying on time Aaron, it’s much appreciated’....
Quality, Service and Word of Mouth
January 27th, 2020
’ve said it before – In this social media mad world where ‘recommendations and reviews’ are such a huge part of the purchasing process, I can sleep well at night knowing that our products......
Why Independent retailers win every time
January 7th, 2020
Most people come to see us after visiting a few of the big retail park brands. You know the ones, they’re all over your TV, billboards and on every retail park – pretty hard to miss. With the paid ad...
It’s not all about Aaron!
December 9th, 2019
I’m Leon, the other half of The Pentland Kitchen Company, and it’s about time I introduced myself. When Aaron and I started The Pentland Kitchen Company, we made the decision to supply kitchens that...
November 22nd, 2019
I was talking shop with one of my fitter friends last week when he said something so simple it blew my mind. “I wish kitchen companies would just let me get on with fitting. That’s what I’m good at!”...
£15,000 or £40,000 kitchens?
November 22nd, 2019
One of our suppliers was in the showroom last week and was asking why we didn’t do more £40,000 kitchens? I mean they look great, and I’m sure they would love us to be putting in big, expensive orders...
New Doors - The Clarendon
October 24th, 2019
Introducing The Clarendon... one of our new door range ...
Solid Storage Solutions
October 9th, 2019
Gone are the days when installing a kitchen just meant worktops and fitted cupboards, right? Clients all want the best of what’s available for their budget, and nowadays, that means built-in storage...
The kitchen doesn’t fit
September 11th, 2019
I’ve just got off the phone with one of our partner Kitchen Fitters, Keith. He’d come from finishing a job for one of the ‘Big Guys’. “Nightmare”, apparently. ...
A glowing review
August 14th, 2019
Two years on and we still look forward to the end of the job, knowing that the customer is going to finally see the kitchen of their dreams. We love the look of delight on the customers face when the ...
Worktops – the icing on the cake!
July 24th, 2019
The worktop is the final piece to be fitted in the kitchen and the point where it feels like the job is done. At The Pentland Kitchen Company, we have a wide range of worktops to suit all budgets inc...
More than just kitchens
July 4th, 2019
Beautiful cupboards shouldn’t be bound to the kitchen. The kitchen is arguably the most important room of the house, but the next big contender is the bedroom. I wanted to let you know that The Pent...
Sharing the load
May 15th, 2019
May already! I’ve been saying it a lot to the guys lately, but time really is flying. How is your year going? Got a lot on your plate? I know the feeling. But I might be able to give you a hand - and...
Teamwork, Makes The Dream Work
May 1st, 2019
It’s been a great year so far for The Pentland Kitchen Company – business is booming. So much so that Leon and I decided it was time to take a leap of faith and expand our match made in heaven twosom...
This probably won’t surprise you
April 17th, 2019
It probably won’t surprise you to learn that we have to keep our finger on the pulse of current kitchen trends. That’s generally what happens when you sell kitchens for a living. But you might not h...
Cupboards aren’t everything
March 27th, 2019
Ever set foot in a kitchen that has all the ingredients to make Pinterest heaven, but something’s not quite perfect? Of course, you have. And it’s frustrating. Because when it comes to kitchens, it’...