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An Introduction to Accessible Kitchens

For many of us, the kitchen is the heart of our homes. It is a space where we come together with our loved ones at specific times of the day to cook meals, discuss our days and spend time enjoying each other’s company.     At Howarth at Home, we recognise that everyone is different with unique […]

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Corner Kitchen Cabinet Solutions

It’s an inevitable fact of life that most kitchens will end up with a corner kitchen cabinet that is mostly dead space. In the past, that space would have been either wasted or the place to push any larger kitchen appliances that you bought with optimism and have been put away because you might need […]

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Declutter your kitchen appliances

How to ‘Marie Kondo’ your Kitchen

For many of us, the kitchen is the centre of the home and our current love for Instagram cleaning wonder Mrs Hinch and Declutter Goddess Marie Kondo has got us thinking about the chaos that is daily life in our kitchen spaces. For many of us, this chaos can mean that our enthusiasm and passion […]

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The Truth about Quooker Taps

The traditional kettle. We all know it so well because it is one of the most important parts of our daily life; whether it’s creating our morning coffee, soothing colds, warming bellies with soup or helping us sleep with hot water bottles. However, no matter how much we love them and rely on them, kettles […]

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Is Your Kitchen Ready to Face The Future?

When investing in a kitchen it’s important to choose not only the best quality you can afford, but also to think about a ‘future-proof’ design: How well will your kitchen withstand wear and tear? How ergonomic is the scheme? How easy might it be to adapt to changing circumstances? Is your kitchen compatible with all […]

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The Truth about Waste Disposal Units

According to statistics, the UK collectively wastes around 18 million tonnes of food every year, which ultimately ends up in landfill, with a value of £13 billion. Roughly 1/3 of that waste comes from households, however. So, why is so much food wasted? And more importantly, what can we do about it?  Research suggests a […]

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8 Easy Ways to a Summer Ready Kitchen

Summer is well underway in the UK, and boy what a corker it is proving to be with this incredible heat wave. With a Bank Holiday just around the corner, if you haven’t had the chance to summer-ready your kitchen, now is the perfect time to ensure your kitchen is ready for the inevitable BBQs […]

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Bring Your Vision to Life; See Our Kitchens in Person

You may have recently met our lovely Malton Showroom team at the Howarth at Home-sponsored Malton Food Lovers Festival that took place in the Yorkshire town over the end of May bank holiday weekend. If there is one thing that can be taken from visiting us at the Festival, it’s how important it is to […]

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Finding Kitchen Cupboard Storage Solutions

The internet is full of simple ideas for utilising the kitchen cupboard storage space you already have, which is great if you’re happy with your existing kitchen and just want to ensure it’s more practical. However, if you’re creating a kitchen from scratch either as a new build or replacing an existing one, now is […]

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A Guide to Kitchen Colour Schemes

White and Natural Wood have long been the most popular kitchen colour options amongst homeowners, perhaps because they are kitchen colours that you can’t go wrong with or maybe it’s because you can use any other accent colours of your choosing with them. However, they’re by no means your only options. At Howarth At Home, […]

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Concealed lighting beneath kitchen cabinets

5 Kitchen Trends That Will Be Huge in 2018

We all know that choosing a kitchen is all about personal taste and unique needs. However, trends are a great way of seeing what is currently available on the market to gauge an idea of what your dream kitchen could look like. There’s no doubt that trends are constantly changing, and they can be incredibly […]

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How to plan a new kitchen with Howarth at Home

Kitchen Planning: Where to Begin

Kitchen design begins with you, making the decision that you need (want) a new kitchen; a pretty big one. But we’ve all heard the horror stories about kitchen planning: “it’s expensive”, “it’s time-consuming”, “it’s stressful”. For lots of us, this can be incredibly off-putting, however it doesn’t have to be! Achieving the perfect kitchen for […]

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