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Schuller German Kitchen Case Study in Manchester

For our latest German kitchen case study using the stylish and sophisticated Schuller kitchens brand we go to a leafy Manchester suburb for our customer Mr Harris, who was nearing the end of a whole house renovation and wanted to complete the modern look with a more open plan kitchen.

Schuller German Kitchen Case Study in Manchester

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Cooking Tables or Worktops with Next125 Schuller Kitchens

At our recent visit to the impressive Schuller facility in Germany, some very notable changes had taken place as the Herrieden, Bavaria location has grown substantially since our last visit and it's no wonder, when we learned recently that nearly 3000 kitchens leave the facility each week.

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However, it's not just the sales of Schuller...

Schuller Next 125 NX902 Glass Matt Indigo Blue is simply stunning

Introducing the NX902 Glass Matt Indigo from the next125 premium Schuller collection, available at Lieben Der Kuche, (Love the Kitchen).

Schuller Next 125 NX902 Glass Matt Indigo Blue is simply stunning

The NX902 Glass Matt Indigo from the next125 premium Schuller collection is a kitchen that on paper, you might think may not be as stunning as it is, but you only have to look at...

New Schuller and Next125 German Kitchens on factory visit

Lieben Der Kuche (Love the Kitchen) had the pleasure of visiting the ever expanding Schuller factory last week and whilst there are new designs coming for the normal Schuller C Collection, it's the Next125 collection that stole the visit for us.

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Whilst the new Next125 German kitchens are set to wow UK buyers with the styles alone, Schuller have...

Schuller German Kitchens, Real Kitchen Case Study

Schuller German Kitchens by Design, from UK German kitchen specialist Lieben Der Kuche Ltd is pleased to showcase our latest customer offering, namely this beautiful Champagne high gloss handle-less kitchen for a customer in Formby, Merseyside.

Schuller German Kitchens

The above photo shows the spacious profile of the design which has ample informal seating around the L-shape work...

The German Kitchen Case Study for our Liverpool Kitchen Customer

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd recently completed a German kitchen for a customer near the quiet suburb of Woolton Village, Liverpool. Here is the case study.

The customer had extended their house and wanted to create a great living space for a more modern approach to the kitchen and with the extension they had built, they had more than ample room for a sizable kitchen island, which is a prominent feature of the kitchen.

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Schuller Handleless German Kitchens as featured in House to Home Magazine

House to Home magazine and Beautiful Kitchens are two well respected resources for all things kitchens and this month, they featured a classic monochrome scheme by Schuller as part of a feature about the Top Ten Handle-less Kitchens available today, called In-House Inspired Room Design.

Handleless Kitchens are very on trend modern kitchens and they are becoming quite the continued trend with more styles being released in 2014 to give the German kitchen...

Glassline Schuller German Kitchens

In the world of German made, designer kitchens there is a host of available door styles and finishes and whilst Gloss, High Gloss and Matt finishes are fairly well known, the envelope is being pushed further in terms of innovative door finishes and in recent years Ultra Gloss and Glassline have led that push.

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Schuller German Made Kitchen Case Study in Eccleston, Lancashire

For our recent clients Jason and Joanne in Eccleston, Lancashire we had a young professional family who wanted the efficiency of a German made Schuller kitchen, fit for both the family's needs and for entertaining, that offered ample storage solutions, an open and informal feel but without the use of a solid white handleless kitchen design that the Germans are synonymous with.

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Savings on Siemens appliances and Free Siemens oven with each order during November

At Schuller German kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche it's all about "Love the Kitchen" for us and German appliance brand Siemens is the perfect partner for the Schuller brand so with all orders taken in November, in addition to massive savings on Siemens appliances, we are giving away a Free Siemens oven with each order.

German Kitchens by Design - Modern kitchen design is at the forefront of German kitchens and whilst Schuller kitchens have some...

Schuller Murano offers you a monochrome masterpiece in German made kitchens

For the best in contemporary living, the Schuller Murano door offers a monochrome masterpiece with this visually stunning Brilliant White Gloss and Anthracite metallic mix.

Schuller Murano offers you a monochrome masterpiece in German made kitchens

As the saying goes, this modern kitchen design from Schuller is simply black and white. Literally.

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Schuller Country & Murano, an exciting German kitchen

Schuller Country & Murano is an exciting mix of contrasting door styles and textures to create a visually stunning, and highly distinctive kitchen.

Schuller Country & Murano is an exciting mix

Country is a new and very unique kitchen style based on the trend for distressed woods and this 'worn' look recreates a sense of driftwood, giving rise to a somewhat...

German made Schuller Kitchens, introducing Lima Mix

One of the endearing qualities to the German made kitchens brand of Schuller, and their appeal to property developers, architects, kitchen designers and end users alike is the high degree of personalisation that is available, direct from the factory.

With Schuller, you don't have to have the exact same kitchen as everybody else, so whilst you can choose a door such as the Lima door, available in 11 different colours and textures, you can literally add thousands of unique features to...

German made Schuller Kitchens, introducing Veneto Trueffelbraun

The Veneto door from Schuller is a versatile high gloss kitchen door available in P111G Brilliant white high gloss, P136 Magnolia, P131 Champagne, P376 Garnet red, or as seen here, a sumptuous and rich Truffle brown high gloss (P446).

The Veneto slab door is a modern and contemporary alternative to the German made stereotypical handle-less kitchen, and with Schuller, there are literally hundreds of personal choices you can make to personalise your kitchen to achieve the perfect look...

German made Schuller kitchens direct

Schuller are a well respected German made kitchens brand and at Lieben Der Kuche we have expert knowledge of the brand, the ordering process and the kitchen styles, furniture and everything such as the factory available Schuller accessories in order to offer our customers a market leading Schuller experience, whether you visit our showrooms or buy Schuller kitchens direct from us...

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Colour and Decorative Panels with Schuller German Made kitchens

Whilst solid colour choices in the kitchen work for some people, others like injecting a bit of colour and its not just our manufacturing partner in Schuller that have upped their game in recent years, as so to have the major appliance brands, and when you factor in decorative accessories etc you can add colour in more ways than ever before, allowing a higher degree of personalisation.

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Siemens home appliances, cutting edge for over 160 years. Now with 60% off

Its hard to believe but Siemens has been at innovation's cutting edge for over 160 years now and whilst the company have moved on since its 1847 inception under founder Werner von Siemens, and its home appliances have developed at quite a pace since the first vacuum cleaner in 1906, or the first Siemens dishwasher 1964, its good to know its founders core value of 'perfecting technologies' is just as much at the heart of the modern day Siemens.

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Schuller German Kitchens, the debate and the detail

Whilst we love German made kitchens at Lieben Der Kuche it doesn't mean that we think that the English kitchen industry is (on the whole) lagging behind, as has been the subject of much debate at the minute.

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It is however, fair to say that one of the biggest customer dissatisfactions in the UK kitchen industry is in terms of the fitting, and its here that...

60% off Siemens Appliances for a limited time only, plus free dishwasher!

Schuller German Made kitchens are a favourite of the team here at Lieben Der Kuche ltd and in keeping with the high quality of the Schuller offering we have teamed up with well respected home appliance brand Siemens to offer our customers a truly fantastic offering over and above the limited, headline offer of 60% off, plus a Free dishwasher*

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Kitchen Extractors, now with beauty as well as brawn

As the modern kitchen buyer has become more creative and demanding, manufacturers have had to up their game to keep pace and it's the likes of kitchen appliance and accessory manufacturers that are setting the pace in innovation.

In the kitchen extraction sector, consumers have more choice than ever before, where beauty is partnered with brawn and as such the term "decorative hoods" has started to gain momentum.

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Fisher & Paykel DishDrawer

In what Kiwi home appliance brand Fisher & Paykel have dubbed the "Worlds first drawer that does your dishes" the Fisher & Paykel DishDrawerTM series of dishwashers  are certainly unique.

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we love everything about kitchens and whilst some may look at the Fisher & Paykel DishDrawer and say it's too small, or it may not be suitable we love the ingenuity of Fisher & Paykel and whilst the DishDrawer shown...

A Match Made in Heaven Elica Hoods & German Kitchens

At Lieben Der Kuche, the German kitchens specialist, we only like to recommend appliances, accessories and other modern kitchen solutions that we feel we can trust in.

Most people are aware of what 'German made' stands for and it's these stereotypical qualities that whilst abundant in our kitchen furniture from Schuller for example, are not as abundant in the rest of the market and so whilst the end decision is always with...

Put some IQ into your kitchen with Siemens and Schuller

As with choosing which kitchen furniture brand to pick amongst the many available, both from foreign and domestic manufacturers, (p.s. buy German and buy Schuller, we are not biased, honest), there is also a plethora of home appliance brands and whilst you can spend £70,000 on German kitchen furniture with Poggenpohl and £3000 upwards for some Gaggenau appliances, what about the mid market buyer?

That's where Schuller German made kitchens and Siemens Home Appliances form a...

How the design & layout of your kitchen, says something about you

We all seem to notice the natural gathering of guests in our kitchens, when hosting a dinner parties or gatherings and it poses some interesting questions and considerations.

Do our guests do this for the central accessibility to the rest of the house or the closeness of food, nibbles and drinks within arms reach? Is the modern kitchen continually developing to answer the changing needs of homeowners? Have we favoured more open plan kitchens and combined...

Schuller Veneto High Gloss German Kitchen

Schuller German Made kitchens are a favourite of the team here at Lieben Der Kuche, as Schuller share our passion and enthusiasm for the kitchen and from their designers through to the factory workers they all do share the ethos of "Love the Kitchen".

Schuller Veneto high gloss in Champagne

This love for the kitchen, when combined with the stereotypical German...

Mix and Match Hacker German Kitchen in Beautiful Kitchens magazine

Hacker German Made kitchens are renowned and respected for their quality and the Bali Door style by Hacker is lovely example of a modern and contemporary kitchen style that comes in a mixture of colours and styles, but if you want something which is a true break from the norm, as per a feature in next months' Beautiful Kitchens, perhaps consider Mixing & Matching with Bali Walnut and Agate Blue Lacquered finish?

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Lieben Der Kuche - Service flexibility

When offering a high end product it goes without saying that a high end service has to follow and here at Lieben Der Kuche we strive to give our clients the most enjoyable and comfortable route to their new German made Kitchen.

Whether you are local to one of our studios (Northwich & Liverpool) or further afield you can take advantage of our free plan and design service which involves an initial consultation to establish your wants and needs and is a...

Gloss German Kitchens by Design - Stratos Magnolia

Stratos Magnolia is a very uber example of a modern and contemporary feel in German Kitchen Design and available from German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd.

The simple and elegant design allows for a minimalist look, but as with all German kitchens, the design is about form and function as much as it is about beauty and styling.

Stratos Magnolia gloss kitchens are a stunning white gloss kitchen style that will complement any home and with...

Bespoke German Kitchens by Design - Eiche Cornwall

If you are in the market for a lovely, chic, uber modern and uber stylish UK designed, and German Made kitchen then the Eiche Cornwall style from German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd is perfect for you.

With the Eiche Cornwall German Kitchen you get an abundance of style, form and function and the contemporary wood door style is perfect for the modern kitchen and indeed, modern living.
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For Contract Kitchens, think Hacker Kitchens

Contract kitchens and Hacker kitchens are two of the few growth areas in the kitchen sector at the moment and as German Kitchens Specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, we do both.

Whilst we do most of our work with UK homeowners, we do work with property developers who in turn work on high end developments and niche property conversations, which are more suited to a premium German made kitchen.

Whereas many new homes built before the recession were largely for first...

German Kitchens dominating UK imports

We may be a little biased here at Lieben Der Kuche as we like to think as ourselves as ambassadors for our kitchen brands of Hacker, Schuller and Nobilia, and news that they are dominating the UK kitchen imports only cements the belief we have held for some years now, and its seems that the UK kitchen market agrees, in that whilst you can get some nice looking kitchens that aren't from our Bavarian cousins, if you want quality, reliability and durability...

German Kitchens, Lieben Der Kuche

As a German kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche is all about "Love the Kitchen", and we only work with the German kitchens of Hacker, Nobilia and Schuller, which we feel offer our customers, different pricing levels and styles to suit all budgets and preferences.

Whether we are supplying contract kitchens to property developers, or creating bespoke kitchens for home owners, our passion and love of German kitchens shines through from the initial kitchen...

Neo Blanco High Gloss Kitchens from Hacker ClassicArt Range

Available in Magnolia, White (ie Blanco) or Antique White, the Neo High Gloss Kitchen style from the Hacker (made in Germany) ClassicArt Range, available at German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, is a popular choice from Hacker Kitchens for the modern kitchen customer.

The Neo door style is a good compromise for the modern kitchen customer, who wants German made kitchens and styling, but without the handleless approach....

Elba Magnolia Gloss Kitchen from Hacker, German Kitchens of Distinction

Good style is a matter of personal standards for all who value the quality of design. And our Hacker kitchen designs live up to these standards, with exceptional room concepts, straightforward lines and aesthetic convenience. Form always follows function.

Elba Magnolia is an acrylic gloss kitchen, made in Germany by our manufacturing partner Hacker kitchens, and designed by us, in a consultative manner that creates the perfect kitchen by design, fit for your...

Modern Kitchen Solutions - S-Box Kitchen Pop-up TV

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we work with three of the largest German made kitchen brands in Hacker, Schuller and Nobilia and whilst the kitchen furniture and components are first rate, a kitchen is all about the sum of its parts, and a big part of Modern Kitchen Solutions are appliances and accessories.

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Modern Kitchen Solutions – Siemens black glass larder fridge

Following on from the blog post a couple of days ago in which we highlighted the Baumatic Pantry Trio BL, Fridge-Freezer, Mini bar in one, which we just loved, we also love a similar, stylish product from Siemens which their KS38RS52 black glass larder fridge/freezer.

Modern Kitchen Solutions – Siemens black glass larder fridge...

Modern Kitchen Solutions - High Gloss White Glass Hobs

Stainless Steel and Black have always been the main colour of kitchen appliances but as homeowners are experimenting more and more with colour in the kitchen, there are a few appliance brands that are offering the modern kitchen buyer something a little different.

We featured this stunning Gorenje Karim Rashid Designer White Induction Hob some time back and its always been a favourite of the team here at German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, as...

Its all about German Kitchens Kitchens Kitchens

Like the Germans are dominant in the Eurozone, on the football field, and in the car industry German Made Kitchens are also a dominant force to be reckoned with and our manufacturing partner Hacker are Germany's 2nd largest exporter of kitchens.

 

What makes German Kitchens so distinct?

Aside from the manufacturing process of German made kitchens, which involves a manufacturing and factory set up not out of place...

Gala Brilliant White Gloss and Anthrazit Mix German Kitchens

Whilst Gloss kitchens and handleless kitchens are very popular at the moment, and the German made brands from the likes of Nobilia, Hacker and Schuller cater for this market brilliantly, another popular trend emerging at the moment is mixing materials, styles and textures.

With this in mind, the Gala Brilliant White Gloss and Anthrazit Mix from Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, the German kitchens specialists is an uber solution for an uber kitchen.

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Three of our favourite Nobilia Matt German Kitchens

Whilst Gloss Kitchens, High Gloss Kitchens and Ultra High Gloss like the premium Xeno door from Nobilia are leading the modern kitchens trends gloss isn't to everyone's liking so here is three of our favourite matt alternatives from German made brand Nobilia.

Speed Magma Matt German Kitchen by Nobilia

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Schuller German Kitchens, three of our favourites

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, (Love the Kitchen) only work with German kitchens and as a specialist we have chosen to work with three of the most successful German made kitchen brands in Schuller, Nobilia and Hacker.

Schuller have some wonderful modern kitchen solutions and styles to cater for most people's tastes, from white gloss and black gloss, through the matt kitchen colours and tones through to the earthy and warm natural wood...

Real German Kitchens, a Case Study using Hacker

Lieben Der Kuche is proud to update you on one of our current designs being installed now in Stafford.

The brief on this project was to create the archetypal German Kitchen. Being Doctors the clients demanded the highest attention to detail and overall quality and they were looking at having a style that the German made kitchens are famed for, namely a truly handle-less white gloss kitchen.

As a UK supplier of Hacker kitchens, specialist ...

Reasons to Buy German - Cabinet versatility!

Kitchens are now used more and more to create a way of life, and the term 'living space' sums up this shift in how we use our kitchens and former living rooms, as more and more we are opening them up and creating a more relaxed and informal, but usable combined room.

Whether you are budding cook or you want a space to socialize or even work then the kitchen is now the new hub of the home and German kitchens have been the pioneers of this movement for many...

Photographic kitchen splashbacks

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, it is all about "Love the Kitchen" for us, and as such, we love to keep an eye an eye out for modern kitchen solutions that we feel would enhance the kitchen.

With this in mind we came across this website Pimp My Kitchen (pimpyourkitchen.co.uk) which allows you to have custom made, bespoke kitchen splash-backs, which whilst they can be wacky, as per some of the...

A German Kitchens Case Study using Nobilia Feel

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, our ethos is all about "Love the Kitchen", and as such, we love to keep our customers, potential customers and web visitors up to date with what is happening at Lieben Der Kuche, and this includes showcasing some of our customer projects and designs.

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What to expect with German kitchens

Quality, both in the manufacturing and innovative nature is generally what makes our kitchens stand out, just as much as the contemporary designs such as 'handle-less' that they are synonymous with and at Lieben Der Kuche, we work with some of the biggest and best brands available.

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If you know your kitchens, you will...

German Kitchens, made in Germany where beauty is more than skin deep

If you are considering buying a German kitchen we have one simple question, why? Seriously, what is it that makes you want to buy a German kitchen?

The answer isn't that they look nice is it? There are plenty of nice looking kitchens on the market today and only some of them are actually made in Germany. No, the answer is that truth we know about German made products, German engineering and German quality in their manufacturing. Beauty needs to be more than skin deep...

In the market for handle-less kitchens?

A lot of people are becoming more and more aware of handle-less kitchens and the modern kitchen solutions they are increasingly seen in, so at German Kitchens Specialist, Lieben Der Kuche ltd, we thought we would run through some handle-less kitchen ideas, and show you what is on offer.

Hacker Stratos White Gloss Handle-less

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Things to consider when buying a new German kitchen

Take time to think about what you truly want - When you have decided that a new kitchen is for you, it is important to take the time to really think about what you would like to achieve with a new modern kitchen design.

This isn't just about whether you get a pyrolitic oven or American fridge freezer but more about what type of seating arrangements do you need or what it is about your existing kitchen setup that isn't working for you, as this is generally the...

Transform your home with German Kitchen Design

German kitchens aren't just a product; they are an entire style with a philosophy behind them. Clean lines, ease of use and practicality are key points in the German kitchen Ethos, and something a German kitchen company such as ourselves can understand.

We are currently in the design process with a client in Wiltshire. Her property was built in 1995 and has the typical builders "back kitchen". When originally planned no thought went into the usage of the...

Nobilia Speed Matt German Kitchens Part 2

Like all good things, sometimes a second coming is in desire and it's no different in respect of our news concerning the Speed door style of matt kitchen from German made kitchens brand, Nobilia.

Whilst German kitchens are perhaps more commonly associated with gloss kitchens and handle-less gloss kitchens, matt kitchens are becomingly increasingly popular and the Nobilia Speed door style is quite a versatile door indeed.

In Part 1 of the Nobilia Speed...

Feeling the need for Speed? Try Nobilia German kitchens

Nobilia German made kitchens are wide ranging in styles and in addition to handless and gloss handle-less, which the German made brands are famed for, matt kitchens have been making headway in recent months and the door style named Speed by Nobilia is a versatile door that comes in a range of colours in a matt finish.

Available in Berry if you fancy some colour, or White Softmatt, Platinum Ash Reproduction, Sand, Warm Stone Softmatt, Flared Oak Reproduction and Magma...

Neff, the perfect partner for German kitchens

Neff ovens are renowned for their overall quality and performance and Neff say that their products are "designed by cooks for cooks who are a passionate about food" and this certainly shows in each product they supply, and as such Neff are a brand we at Lieben Der Kuche are happy to recommend.

The kitchen has now become more than ever the heart of the home, a place to eat and meet and be creative. Neff have created the perfect mix of quality kitchen...

Lieben Der Kuche – Love the Kitchen

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, it is all about "Love the Kitchen" for us. We eat, sleep, dream and breathe German kitchens, and when we say German kitchens, we mean the ones Made in Germany.

Imitation is a form of flattery so whilst our German made kitchen brands of Schuller, Nobilia and Hacker all manufacture their kitchens in Germany, as to a few other brands, there are a few UK kitchen retailers currently marketing 'German kitchens'...

Modern kitchen solutions – Baumatic Pantry, Trio BL

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we love keeping an eye open for modern kitchen solutions and when we saw the Baumatic Pantry Trio BL, Fridge-Freezer, Mini bar in one we just loved it.

Alongside its sleek, chic looks this narrow profile American style-fridge/freezer features a third drawer that can be temperature controlled for different food and with added techno know-how it keeps perishable and delicate food stuffs fresher for longer....

Modern kitchen solutions - Cloud Nine kitchen extraction

As the name may suggest, this kitchen extraction system is either heavenly or based in the ceiling, recessed, or perhaps its both. Either way, the high performance Cloud Nine ceiling mounted built in kitchen extraction hood by Elica is certainly considered fit for modern kitchen solutions...

This high performance Cloud Nine ceiling mounted built in hood 1200mm wide x 650mm wide by Elica is recessed into the ceiling to offer the homeowner a high performance...

Jargon Buster – Popular terms used in modern kitchen design

Modern kitchen design can be daunting for homeowners, especially if you haven't bought a new kitchen before but with German made kitchens, the attention to detail and degree of customisation and personalisation is second to none, but being factory made in Germany, and shipped as a complete kitchen, ready assembled, it allows the modern kitchen designer more freedom to be creative and innovative in delivering to our customers, the perfect kitchen by design.

So here are some of the most...

Modern Kitchens Explained - Pyrolitic Ovens

The long tradition of planning a whole weekend around cleaning your oven are potentially over, as for a few years the now the technology of self-cleaning ovens has dramatically increased and the cost has come down making them more affordable in the modern kitchen.

Pyrolitic Oven's Explained :

Cleaning the oven using pyrolitic technology really is a doddle and this built-in technology generates up to 500 degrees centigrade of intense...

Schuller German Kitchens, now with added Curves

As many people who admire German kitchens, (i.e. German made kitchens, the real deal), can confirm, the Germans are experts when it comes to making things well and designing and manufacturing products that still perform the task they were meant to perform decades later.

You don't see many non German second cars with over 100,000 miles on the clock but look at websites like Autotrader and there are thousands of used Audi's, VW's, BMW's and Mercedes with well over 100,00 miles and still...

Hacker Kitchens outperform the market

As a German kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche ltd have partnered with three of the top German made kitchen brands in the market place and one of our partners, namely Hacker has reported 8.8% sales growth for 2012, and in doing so, outperforming both the UK and domestic German kitchens market.

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Modern Kitchen Trends - Tambour Doors and Units

For those of you that are not familiar with the term 'tambour door' in essence it's a posh fancy French derived words for 'roller shutter, and now its meaning has been explained, does it still conjure up the same mystique and charm as title first gave you the impression?

German Kitchens by Design

Tambour units, or roller shutter units, for the main...

The German Kitchen v The German Style Kitchen

As with any product in any industry from Apple iPhones and iPads to Rolex watches, or to 'Couture' fashions and perfumes from Dior or Chanel, there are levels of authenticity from the real deal, then there is the good imitation, the not so good imitation and then the blatant copy/counterfeit versions and with German Kitchens the market is no different.

There are firms like ourselves, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd (i.e. Love the Kitchen) who at the forefront of the...

Gala High Gloss Kitchen by Schuller, the German kitchen with curves

Curves are not normally associated with the German kitchen brands interpretation of modern kitchen design and normally, if a modern kitchen customer wants curves, they need to explore non German manufacturers, but not anymore.

The Gala door from German made brand, Schuller, is a lovely example of a modern kitchen, with curves that comes with the badge of honour and seal of approval that's comes with being 'German Made'.

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Stratos High gloss lacquer cashmere German kitchen by Hacker

With this door Hacker have made no compromises on finish or style, and with Stratos High gloss lacquer cashmere, consumers know that beauty isnt just skin deep. Available in either a handled form or truly handleless Stratos gives our clients the biggest range of options when it comes to modern kitchen design.

The word cashmere generates images of class and contemporary style and this door finish delivers both. Finished in a high gloss lacquer with softly rounded edges...

Pebble Grey by German kitchens brand, Hacker

At the forefront of current design trends are various shades of grey, helped along we are sure by a certain book, and whilst there may well be some 50 odd shades of grey, today we are showcasing just one shade, namely Pebble Grey by German kitchens brand, Hacker.

Hacker is the very successful German made kitchens brand and as a German kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche very much love working with Hacker and our customers love their kitchens.

Shown below with...

Nobilia Xeno, a stunning, Champagne Metallic Ultra High Gloss German kitchen

Xeno from our German made kitchen partner, Nobilia is a premium high gloss kitchen offering exceptional quality as anyone who knows about Nobilia kitchens would be familiar with.

Falling under the Nobilia label of "ultra high gloss door" Xeno by Nobilia offers a stunning finish with deep blemish free reflections giving the ultimate in gloss kitchen design and manufacture.

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Our favourite Hacker Kitchens

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, it is all about "Love the Kitchen" for us and this is why we only work with the German made kitchen brands of Hacker, Nobilia and Schuller.

Whilst we understand taste is vey much a personal and subjective thing, we thought we would share what our favourite Hacker Kitchens were.

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A little bit of love goes a long way

There is a reason we named our business Lieben Der Kuche Ltd. For us, it is all about "Love the Kitchen".

As a German Kitchens specialist, we have set the bar very high for ourselves in terms of the modern kitchen designs we produce, the German made kitchen brands we work with, and the customer care and project management we pride ourselves in.

With Lieben Der Kuche, we only wanted to work with German made kitchen brands and that why we chose Hacker...

Why Choose German Made Kitchens

Put simply, German made kitchens are what the name suggests 'German made'. Whilst the UK kitchens market has seen many home-grown firms market 'German kitchens', there is a distinct difference to German made, and German styled.

At Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we are German kitchens specialists and only work with the premium German made brands of Hacker, Schuller and Nobilia, which account for a significant share of the market and combined, manufacture and export...

Innovative kitchen island: the Häcker Moving Table

Multifunctional kitchen furniture is a real trend in modern kitchen design, as kitchens and living spaces are being merged as a sort of bettaliving ethos because cooking is no longer a solitary activity, but a social pastime for many.

For beautiful and simultaneously functional kitchens, the German made kitchens brand Häcker has developed kitchen islands with moving work surfaces, which are in part based on patented systems and The "Häcker...

Cleaning Tips for Hacker Kitchens, German Made

There are many substances which are difficult to remove completely from certain surfaces in the kitchen after some time. Whilst grease splashes and such should where possible, always be wiped off immediately, in many circumstances with a Hacker German made kitchen, all you need to clean your units, shelves, drawers and pull-outs is a slightly damp cloth with some liquid household cleaner or glass cleaner on it.

It is important to dry them off your hacker kitchen units, shelves,...

Contract Kitchens from German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche

In the UK the property market is still very in a state of flux with many large scale housing projects currently on hold and credit lines for such projects increasing difficult to source for the UK's leading developers, but smaller developers by niche developers are more and more delivering high end projects to a smaller market, i.e. those able to move home, and increasingly it's the German kitchen brands of Hacker and Nobilia that are being used.

Contract kitchens is the term used to...

German Made Kitchens from German Kitchens specialist

German Kitchens from German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche are modern fitted kitchens that fulfil the highest claims in terms of quality, functionality, durability and design. The sound design, reliability, commitment and success of our kitchens are a credit to the innovative production process which embodies german efficiency at its best.

Our german made kitchens offer our customers the pinnacle in modern kitchen design, backed by a...

AEG Induction Hobs - Uber Appliances for your German Kitchen

As a general rule pots only work with Induction hobs if the bottom covers at least two thirds of the heating zone. Though the most sufficient heat transfer requires that the pot cover 100% of the heating zone. AEG and their Maxi-sense hobs help overcome this issue.

How Do Induction Hobs Work?
Induction hobs are made from smooth, ceramic glass, the heat coming from a magnetic induction coil which heats the cookware but not the cooking surface. The heat from the...

Modern Kitchens, Bespoke Kitchens, German Kitchens

The German made kitchens from us at German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd will inject a contemporary edge to your home, and whilst being designed in the UK to suit the demands of modern bettaliving our signature styles are strong on modular and linear perspectives which feature all the characteristics of German kitchen styles with sleek and uninterrupted sightlines to create the illusion of greater space.

This modern kitchen approach is typical of...

SAY NO to Flat Pack & Yes to The German Kitchen by Design

Our German kitchens arrive in the UK fully built and we are one of the few Kitchen companies that can claim our kitchens are German Made.

Our manufacturing partner Hacker is one of Europe's biggest kitchen exporters and all our kitchens really are German kitchens direct from the factory in Germany. Our UK design team create the bespoke kitchen for our customers and then they are built to specific order and arrive in the UK factory made.

By having the...

Bespoke German Kitchens by Design – PolarWeiss

If you are in the market for a lovely, chic, uber modern and uber stylish UK designed, and German Made kitchen then the PolarWeiss style from German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd is perfect for you.

With the PolarWeiss German Kitchen you get style, form and function is abundance and the white gloss door is indeed a polar shade of white and we suspect the intrepid explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes would say that the shade of white is just as impressive...

AEG - Uber Appliances for your Uber German Kitchen

"Perfekt in form und funktion" is a phrase from Professor Peter Behrens (1868-1940), a Renaissance man in the true sense of the word and when he came to AEG, to become the world's first industrial designer,  he brought a simple but powerful design philosophy that became the enduring hallmark of our company and its products.

In 1907, Prof Behrens published "Art in Technology", which is the basis for "perfekt in form...

50% OFF AEG Appliance Packs with our Uber German Kitchens by Design

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we currently have the Special Offer of an AEG Appliance Pack worth £4000 or more, available for just £2000, when bought in conjunction with one of our Gloss Handleless Kitchens.

As we are knocking 50% off the AEG appliances (as part of the pack) with all new sales of our Gloss Handle-less Kitchens as part of the Special Offer, we thought we would write up about the appliances so you can fully appreciate...

New German Kitchens Showroom next to Marks and Spencer's at Cheshire Oaks

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd are pleased to announce a new showroom is currently being developed to service our North West customer base

The new showroom, featuring nine or possibly ten stunning room displays will offer some of the latest in modern kitchen design complemented by some of the leading brands in Kitchen Appliances, Worktops and Clever Storage Solutions.

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd are the...

Gaggenau Induction Hob - perfect for your new German Kitchen by Design

With an easy to use colour graphic TFT touch display with use indications, electronic power control in 17 output levels, a timer for each cooking position plus Individual pot detection, a Residual heat indicator and a Child lock on the safety features, the Gaggenau Induction Hob is a clear winner for the modern kitchen.

The Gaggenau Induction Hob also benefits from one single big cooking surface which enables free positioning of cookware of all sizes and formats of compatible cookware...

Monochrome Magic from German Kitchens Uber

Black and white have always been two classic colours but when combined the result can be very dramatic. Choosing a monochrome style can create a crisp, smart feel  whether you prefer the minimal look or bold and striking patterns.

Whilst German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd can design the cabinetry, worktops and other kitchen furniture to create a wonderful black kitchen, white kitchen or monochrome mix of black and white, more often than not...

Granite worktops and Aftercare Tips from German Kitchens Uber

Granite comes mainly from Brazil, India, South Africa, Spain and Finland and its use in our german kitchens is highly recommended. Granite is a natural product. Its nature and appearance are the result of millions of years of development and no two worktops are alike.

Granite is also a very strong material which is almost impervious to scratches from household cleaners and it is therefore easy to keep clean and remove the daily grime that can arise through normal everyday use. Due to...

Built-in Kitchen Appliances – Aftercare Tips from German Kitchens Uber

Aluminium and stainless steel sinks and hobs are still focal points and can add that perfect highlight to the modern kitchen.

German made kitchens from German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd are all about form and function, with attention to detail in the manufacturing process to enable the installation to be as efficient and quality controlled as possible. The kitchen made by us can be essentially built around your appliance choice, be it Neff, Franke or...

Häcker - German Kitchen Specialists at Uber

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd are a specialist dealer of Häcker Kitchen. At our North West showroom, serving customer looking for Kitchens Manchester, Kitchens Warrington, Kitchens Ellesmere Port and Kitchens Chester, in addition to a facility in London.

You can view all of our German kitchen ranges online or via our brochure and we do have some excellent displays in the...

New 'Couture' German Kitchens Coming Soon

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd are proud to announce the launch of our latest 2012 kitchen collection which includes some stunning new designs that add a real wow factor to your new kitchen.

Our new 2012 Uber Couture range oozes style and includes some traditional choices mixed with the cutting edge in modern contemporary styles. Our philosophy at German Kitchens Uber is to create stunningly beautiful, stunningly über, exclusive...

The Modern Kitchen? Simple it’s a German one!

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we get asked a lot by customers about what is the modern kitchen at the moment and whilst we do have some more classic kitchen styles available it is fair to say that most of our designs are in fact modern.

From the like of our new Couture German Kitchen Collection to the popular System Art and Emotion Art ranges we are seeing a lot of use of matt and gloss finishes to the modern kitchen right now.

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Our new Couture German Kitchen Collection, Kitchens with Style

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we have a wonderful array of German Kitchens with Style for you to choose from and our new 2012 Uber Couture Collection is no exception.

In the car industry pearlescent white is the new black. It has become very popular and its no coincidence that iPhones only come in monochrome. For many discerning individuals the Babington Pearl kitchen from our new...

Introducing Bibury Pearl from German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd

German Kitchens are renowned for their form and function just as much as they are for their beauty and modern contemporary styling so as you would expect from our Uber Couture German Kitchen Collection, the Bibury Pearl style is true to form.

This showcase modern kitchen by design is s true beauty and in the example photo below you can see that the overall look is perfectly completed with a current popular trend of mixing different textures and styles. Whilst we have the two islands...

Introducing Metro Walnut from German Kitchens Uber

The new Uber Couture German Kitchen Collection perfectly complements our stunning array of Hacker, German made kitchens and the Metro Walnut is a great example of modern comtemporary kitchen styling.

Metro Walnut German Kitchens are perfect for the type of customer that wants the styling of a modern kitchen but without opting for the gloss handleless kitchen and instead having a more earthy tone via the walnut.

As per the example showcase photo below,...

German Kitchens Uber expands kitchen range thanks to Nobilia

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd are the German Kitchen specialists with a UK design and planning service offering German Made kitchens and with our new manufacturing partner Nobilia we now have the largest kitchen manufacturer and exporter in Germany as well as the second largest (Hacker) behind us.

We offer Quality, German Kitchens built especially for you and your home and like us,  Nobilia Kitchens are dedicated to providing customers...

Stahblau Regal - The German Kitchen style coming to our new Manchester Kitchens Showroom

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd have a new showroom coming to Greater Manchester to further enhance our reach in the NorthWest and in the new showroom we have decided to install the lovely Stahblau Regal style.

Stahblau Regal from our SystemART Range of Hacker German Made kitchens and it is a perfect German kitchen for those who want a little bit of extra styling detail but without going down the route of the monochrome colours with...

German Kitchens Chester and Ellesmere Port - New Showroom Update

 German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd`s new howroom is nearing completion

Our new German Kitchens showroom which is perfect for customers looking for Kitchens in Chester, Kitchens Wirral, Liverpool, North Wales and Ellesmere Port is nearing completion.

Free UK Wide Design Planning Service
To get a quote from German Kitchens Uber, or more information on how our german made kitchens are manufactured, and how...

AEG's innovative PerfektFit fridge-freezer, perfect for Uber German Kitchens

AEG's innovative PerfektFitTM fridge-freezer has a modular design for maximum flexibility. Plus, it uses the best technology to achieve maximum freshness. A perfect, Uber Appliance for your Uber German Kitchen.

Freezer

When frost builds up in a freezer, it becomes much less energy-efficient. With AEG's NoFrost technology, that's a thing of the past. It ensures the humidity is constantly extracted, so there's no build-up of...

Putting the cost of German Kitchens in perspective

Recently we were looking through the Beautiful Kitchens magazine and we couldn't help but notice the prices of some of the kitchens in respect of what people were getting for their money.

In any industry, from big purchases such as houses, kitchens and cars down to electrical appliances, and holidays there will always be different pricing levels and whilst in general you do get what you pay for, in certain circumstances the prices of some of the kitchens we have been seeing in the...

Electrical chains are 'dinosaurs' claims Jacobs

Nigel Jacobs, managing director of appliance importer Euroline, has accused some electrical chains of living in the past in a damning assessment of the UK retail landscape.

He said bad customer service and unimaginative displays had left some stores with an outdated feel and hinted that a change in strategy was long overdue.

"The likes of Currys and Comet are dinosaurs," he said. "The experience hasn't changed in 10 to 15 years. You often see 12 or 15 washing...

Zephiro Cooker Hoods – Perfect for the German Kitchen

Technology meets elegance with beautiful kitchen cooker hood which embodies the German kitchen design principle where beauty doesn't run skin deep but is encapsulated in the form and function of a kitchen appliance.

Like German built cars, German made kitchens have to not just look pretty, they have to perform, time after time, after time and whilst the Zephiro kitchen hood is made by Falmec, an Italian firm, the company was founded in Northern Italy by brothers,...

Why choose German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltdhave showrooms perfect for customers looking for our German kitchens in Manchester, Chester, Liverpool, Warrington, and we have a UK wide Free Design Planning Service and in addition to our UK based design team we are specialist suppliers of the German made kitchen brands of Hacker and Nobilia.

Our manufacturing partners in Nobilia and Hacker have a number of factories in Germany with thousands of employees,...

Uber fridge freezer from Liebherr for your perfect German Kitchen

At  German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we like to keep an eye on some of the best kitchen appliances available to complement our fantastic range of German made kitchens from Hacker and Nobilia and the latest appliance to catch our eye was the Liebherr CBNES6256 - French Style Fridge Freezer With Biofresh.

This fantastic French style fridge freezer from Liebherr boasts a double-door fridge with Biofresh and two massive pull-out freezer...

Tall Bank for The German Kitchen

Nearly every modern kitchen now incorporates a tall bank of units, larders units owith or without built-in appliances and although there may be a compromise on worktop space the added storage more than makes up for it.

Take a look at the pictures below and dont forget, if the images below are not quite top your personal taste, all of our kitchens are by design for each and every individual customer. We will tailor our...

Gloss Kitchens by Hacker - Introducing Faro Blanco, made in Germany

High Gloss kitchens are a very popular style choice, and for some years now the German kitchens from the likes of Hacker, our manufacturing partner, have been dominating the market so its no wonder that Hacker is Germany's second largest kitchen exporter, and its styles like the Faro Blanco that will keep them there.

Faro Blanco is a stunning example of a High Gloss Kitchen, and with its Hacker, made in Germany credentials, you know you are getting a German Kitchen,...

Gloss Kitchens by Design, Introducing Bibury Pearl and Pavillion

Introducing another stunning German Gloss Kitchen style, this time in the form of Bibury Pearl and Pavillion from our Couture German Kitchen Collection.

Bibury Pearl and Pavillion uses two contrasting colours to create a gloss kitchen with a difference if you want to create a kitchen with a difference. The Bibury Pearl offers the brilliant white gloss kitchen feel whilst the Pavillion offers stark contrast to create a monochrome feel and the Pavillion gloss end panels...

All about Nobilia Kitchens, our German Kitchens Partner

German made kitchens are success story for modern kitchens and their popularity, along with other German exports have been so successful they have helped Germany keep the Eurozone crisis largely from its borders.

Quality made in Germany, perfect processing, individualised customer service and good value for money are Nobilia's success factors and with sales figures of more than €850m, a workforce of over 2300 employees, and a little known fact that 1 in...

Rio Atlanta Mix - The perfect German Kitchen by Design

The Rio door style is a perfect choice for the ideal balance between style and function. Finished in a high quality laminate foil for deep glossy shine this gloss kitchen door is available in four stunning finishes. White, Magnolia, beautiful crystal and also a warming wine red. In the example below Hacker have used grey acacia as a highlight to create this stunning functional setup.

This layout has all the ingredients of a modern German kitchen by design. Although compact, every need...

Gagganau undercounter wine cabinet. Perfect choice for the German Kitchen

Aficionados know that certain wines and champagne's need to be chilled first before where the temperature is lowered gently and accurately to the correct drinking temperature. In order to meet the highest demands, Gagganau continue to develop a range of cooling appliances unabated. Everything to prepare your wine for the perfect moment: The enjoyment.

A few years ago, wine cabinets were considered a luxury appliance, available only to those with very big...

Caple new Sense C5100 Lift oven. Perfect modern kitchen appliance for the German kitchen

At  German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we love all things kitchens kitchens kitchens and we do like to keep an eye out for the latest kitchen appliance trends, new kitchen appliance products coming on to the market and what innovations are making waves so that we can offer our customers a broad range of modern kitchen appliances to go with our modern German kitchens.

With this in mind and for customers looking to make the ultimate style...

Introducing German Kitchens Uber new manufacturing partner, Schuller Kitchens

As part of  German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd continued expansion and in answer to the explosion in popularirty of German Kitchens, made in Germany we are pleased to announce our latest manufacturing partner in Schuller.

Certainly, Schuller kitchens have a reputation for quality and design. This is something which has obviously help them grow to become one of the Top 10 kitchen companies in Europe and about the 5th biggest in Germany,...

Hoover Prodige Pyrolytic Multi Function Oven, perfect for German Kitchens

Hoover Prodige single ovens range in size from 73-76 litres and offer an additional 40% more space than a traditional Multi-function Oven but within the standard appliance dimensions, making them perfect for the German kitchen but without the need to install oversize cabinets.

The Prodige oven can be used as one large cooking zone with five shelf positions or with the oven divider to create two separate cooking zones both with independent temperature controls...

Sub Zero, Uber Refrigeration for your Uber German Kitchen

We at  German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd like to keep a look out for other uber products such as appliances and accessories that can help create the perfect kitchen, and the perfect German kitchen.

And whilst there is no shying away from the cost, the Sub Zero standalone fridge is must have luxury appliance if you have both a large family and a large wallet.

Beautiful Kitchens magazine listed the Sub-Zero ICBBI36F in a feature that...

Gala Steingrau Gloss Curved German Kitchen made in Germany by Schuller

Gala Steingrau from Schuller is a very fresh, very clean gloss kitchen style and in the example image below, the curved doors and reduced depth tall height units are perfect for creating a very uber German kitchen for a small kitchen footprint.

Schuller is among the Top 5 kitchen manufacturers of the world and in addition to the stunning door styles and factory assembled German kitchens, Schuller believe that the kitchen, being an essential part of any and...

Introducing Nova Gloss Handleless German kitchen by Schuller

The Nova Gloss Handless German kitchen by Schuller is making waves in the kitchen industry and is universally loved by kitchen retailers, customers and trade magazines such as Beautiful Kitchens, and it is easy to see why.

Handleless kitchens are popular, gloss kitchens are popular and German made kitchens are popular so with Schuller and ourselves at German Kitchens Uber putting all three of these together with Nova, the net result is always going to be a...

Miele Sous Chef Warming Drawer, the Perfect Uber Appliance

We at German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd like to keep a look out for other uber products such as appliances and accessories that can help create the perfect kitchen, and the perfect German kitchen at that, and in our latest review we spotted the Miele SousChef Warming Drawer.

The Miele SousChef is not just a warming drawer though, due to its temperature control of 40-85 degrees it has the ability to work as a slow cooker giving you an extra...

Nobilia Factory Visit

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd went to the Nobilia factory in Verl, Germany this week to see the 2013 collection for Nobilia's German made kitchens.

There was some impressive displays and it is interesting to see what styling choices are filtering through from kitchen design concept art to the showroom, and ultimately into the customers home and whilst there were some touches that may stay on the continent, there was some which have been...

Nobilia Highlight and White Gloss German Kitchen

Following the  German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd's factory visit to Nobilia in Verl in Germany we are pleased to introduce one of the new 2013 Nobilia kitchen designs that we feel will prove a bit hit in the UK, namely the Highlight door, used in this example, as a mix with a white gloss kitchen door to create and contrasting and striking kitchen concept.

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Nobilia and Hettich Profi+ Storage - Perfect for the Ultimate German Kitchen

Nobilia kitchens benefit from decades of experience and proven systems. Just as they benefit from innovations that make daily living and working in our kitchens so distinctively pleasant and consistently functional.

When it comes to the longevity of a kitchen, the absolute best is barely good enough, which is why, starting in 2012, Nobilia made waves with the innovative drawer system Profi+ as standard equipment in their German Made Kitchens.

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Hacker Country Kitchens – For people who are a little bit country

German Kitchens from Hacker, Nobilia and Schuller have the market cornered for German Made, modern kitchens but what many people don't realise is that even the uber modern brands of Hacker and Nobilia, and also Schuller have more traditional styles available for those that prefer something a little more country or classic.

So, with this in mind,  German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd would like to introduce the country kitchen style from Hacker, called...

Nobilia Duo Matt White and Rio Chene Marron Mix German Kitchen

Continuing the modern kitchen trend of mixing it up a bit with different textures, materials, styles and colour patterns the next 2013 Nobilia German Made Kitchen for us to showcase is the Nobilia Matt White Duo (333) and Rio Chene Marron (Chestnut 662) door styles.

As you can see from the photo below, from the 2013 Nobilia German Made Kitchens Range, as showcased last week at the Nobilia factory in Verl, Germany, the mixed styles does create a truly stunning...

Nobilia Pia Terra Noir Black Matt Kitchen with Colour accents

Following  German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd's factory visit to Nobilia in Verl, Germany we are very much looking forward to the Matt Black Kitchen door in Pia Noir, due for 2013.

Whilst...

Primo Noir Brilliant Black Gloss Kitchen from Nobilia

Continuing the development of German made gloss kitchens, Nobilia have unveiled new door styles to the hugely successful Primo range and the Noir Brilliant black gloss kitchen door (in Primo) for 2013 will no doubt further cement Primo as one of the most popular gloss kitchens from Nobilia and indeed from across the entire market for German kitchens.

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German Made Kitchens from Nobilia, Hacker and Schuller at German Kitchens Uber

Our German made kitchens from Nobilia, Hacker and Schuller come rigid built and not unlike the manufacturing processes found at the likes of BMW, Audi and Mercedes, the factories of our manufacturing partners produce thousands of kitchens each and every week.

All the German made kitchens are factory assembled before being packed up and shipped out direct to the customer. The net result is that when your German made kitchen arrives, the streamlined kitchen...

Making Modern Kitchens more Bespoke, the German way

The UK kitchen industry has come under some criticism of late, largely owing to the perceived lack of creativity from both manufacturers and retailers and yet, looking at some of the trends we at German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd have been shaping and using in our designs, combined with the continued investment from our two main German manufacturing partners in Hacker and Nobilia, and we can conclude that 2013 will be another year were the German kitchen wins out and grows...

Want the Uber factor in your German made kitchen - Why not illuminate it?

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we love keeping an eye out for innovative and creative products, accessories and all things kitchens that we think will add that little something extra in creating the ultimate German kitchen.

The kitchen industry (esp the sales orientated big brands in the UK high street) has come under some criticism of late for being a bit lazy when it comes to exploring creativity. Whereas the small independents such as...

Modern Kitchen Jargon Explained

Planning and Designing a new kitchen, even the German made ones which are precision engineered in the factory can be a daunting process, and although we at German Kitchens Uber involve our customers as much as possible with our consultative based Design Planning Service, here are some frequently used terms to help make the process a little simpler.

Built-In - This refers to kitchen appliances that are actually built into the kitchen cupboard...

Sleek Glass, Gas hob by Atag for the Uber German Kitchen

At German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd we like to keep an eye out for all things kitchens, from appliances and accessories to new work surfaces etc or anything innovative and the Sleek Gas hob by Atag certainly ticks the right boxes for an uber appliance.

Atag is a premium Dutch kitchen appliance brand and whilst their price tags maybea wee bit on the premium side, you certainly get what you pay for and looking at the Sleek Glass, Gas hob range,...

Innovation in modern kitchens by Hacker, Made in Germany

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd design and deliver German made kitchens, and one of our manufacturing partners Häcker is certainly leading the way forward in terms of creativity and innovation in the kitchen industry, something that has been found lacking in the UK, according to some industry figureheads.

Häcker's creation in the Phantom (Silent Move) sliding solid worksurface is proving to be the inspiration to a new wave of design...

Schuller German Kitchens Style Review - Natural Walnut and Truffle Brown Matt

Schuller German Kitchens, the last word in German precision, sustainability and affordability and the Natural Walnut and Truffle Brown Matt kitchen on display in this review is a perfect example of German made kitchens by Schuller...

When it comes to contemporary modern kitchens by design Schuller gives designers and clients alike a full suite of options all made to the highest standard and available in the latest trends. In the below example we have a...

Schuller Stone Grey Matt Kitchen - The German Kitchen by Design

Schuller Stone Grey Matt Kitchen comes to being right at the forefront of kitchen design and style it doesn't get much more on point than this offering from Schuller.

This setup has every little detail that is required and demanded by clients today wanting to achieve the simple elegant look that a modern kitchen by design can offer. Starting from the right )of the image below) you will notice a tall bank of larders, Pretty standard in today's modern setups...

White Matt Kitchens from Nobilia, German Made

Nobilia, one of the leading German kitchen brands available at German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, where it is all about "Love the Kitchen" for us and our German kitchens by design offers our customers a fantastic range of German made kitchens, such as Gloss Kitchens, High Gloss Kitchens, Handle-less and truly Handle-less Kitchens and as per today's blog post, some lovely, clean and stylish matt kitchens courtesy of the Speed door range in Matt White finish (ref...

PIA - German Made Matt Kitchens from Nobilia

Whilst the gloss kitchens from the likes of Hacker, Nobilia and Schuller have pretty much dominated the UK market for gloss kitchens, high gloss kitchens and German kitchens, one other style is very much in trend at the moment. So much so that our partners in Nobilia and Hacker have both said that pre-orders for 2013 are split 50/50 between gloss and matt kitchen styles.

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Ideas for Modern Kitchens, from German Kitchens Uber

Thankfully for us homeowners, the modern interpretation and modern styles in kitchens do not change as they do in the world of fashion. More like the car industry or the modern classic the Porsche 911, kitchens tend to evolve, with subtle changes and features which granted, when measured over say a ten year period, do amount to a sizeable shift, but from year to year, don't date prematurely.

So whilst the modern kitchens of today are gloss kitchens, high...

Hacker Kitchens, Nobilia Kitchens, Simply German Kitchens

As far as kitchens are concerned the Germans dominate the market at the moment. The designs coming out of Germany match the build quality that the Germans have always been renowned for and at German Kitchens Uber, the Manchester Kitchens specialist, we are privileged to be able to offer not just one leading German kitchens brand, but the two biggest.

If we consider single factory sales, the largest German kitchen manufacturer is Nobilia, from Germany, then...

German Made Kitchens from Hacker, modern kitchens with low environmental impact

As an industrial company Häcker takes its share of responsibility for the conversation of nature very seriously and is it committed to permanent improvement of the environmental performance.

Energy efficiency, emission reduction and waste disposal are only a few key words that contribute to the sustainability of the Hacker corporation.

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Antique White Satin Lacquer Gloss Kitchen from Hacker German Kitchens

German Kitchens, and in particular German Gloss Kitchens are simply the pinnacle of modern kitchen design, perfect for contemporary modern living and the Satin Lacquer White Gloss Kitchen from Hacker is a stunning example of a German kitchen by design.

The aesthetics of the Antique White Satin styling from the SystemArt Hacker range is subtle, unstated and equally at home in a modern open plan apartment as it is in a family home and with German made kitchens...

Atlanta by Hacker, Classic German Kitchens by Design


Atlanta is Hacker Kitchens of Germany's offering of a classic flat slab door with a twist. It is available in the most popular Matex timber effects.

Whether used as a highlight or accent door or to create a stunning kitchen by design Atlanta will never fail to produce a high quality on trend kitchen. A contemporary L-shaped kitchen that flatters the room’s architecture as the image below shows and the preparation...

Modern Kitchens - Matt Kitchens set to top trends in 2013

In visiting the factories of Nobilia and Hacker this year to see the 2013 range updates for both German Kitchen manufacturers it was very noticeable what trends and creative influences are emerging and becoming more and more popular heading out of 2012 and into 2013.

Whilst mixed kitchen work surfaces, such as using contrasting materials such like Silestone or Corian mixed with a more subtle and warm bamboo or wood laminate...

Biela - Fine example of Schuller Handleless Kitchens

Simplicity in its truest form, Biella by Schuller offers clients and designers  alike the oppurtunity to have fun and be creative with their kitchen design.

Shown in its truly handleless form below you can see that the subtle matt finish, available in many different colours is a simple yet elegant door just asking to be dressed with funky appliances and beautiful worktops. Notice the unique lime porthole units on the wall not only adding flair and excitement into...

Gloss kitchens still in trend

Gloss kitchens have been a popular choice for some time now and this trend shows no sign of changing in the forseeable future.

With gloss kitchen doors you can create a kitchen that looks modern, contemporary or even minimalist, and with some of the gloss handleless kitchens from Hacker, Nobilia and Schuller there is plenty of choice for German made gloss kitchens at the moment.

The cost of gloss kitchens and high gloss kitchens does vary, and the...

Ideas for Modern Kitchens by German Kitchens Uber - Falmec & Gaggenau

We here at German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd, where it is all about "Love the Kitchen" do certainly like to keep our eye out for new kitchen products, kitchen design solutions and various kitchen design influences, and we also listen to what our customers want and try and create a bespoke kitchen by design for each and every customer that reflects what that customer wanted.

So whilst the...

Ideas for modern kitchens, Hoover Domino Hobs

As you might expect, modern kitchens are not just about the style of kitchen door or the kitchen cabinets but the whole package and whilst we are familiar with kitchen appliances brands from Neff and AEG, Miele and Bosch, Siemens, Fisher & Paykel, Elica, Liebherr and Gaggenau, this blog is about the Domino Hobs from Hoover, a modern appliance with a modest price tag.

Hoover kitchen appliances are indeed fit for...

Atlanta from Hacker, German Made Handleless Kitchen

Atlanta GL Grey Acacia is a lovely, stunning gloss handleless German kitchen from Hacker.

Hacker German made kitchens are reknowned for their quality and the channel handle more commonly referred to as a handleless door in Atlanta is a clean unbroken matex surface which in Grey Acacia, offers a light textured feel to create a perfect modern kitchen.

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Gaggenau - Uber Appliances for the Ultimate German Kitchen

Professional-grade built-in kitchen appliances by Gaggenau are inspired by the requirements of leading professionals and top chefs. Gaggenau brings professional culinary technology to the domestic kitchen and their table ventilation and domino hobs are every bit the uber German appliances for the uber German kitchen.

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German Kitchens Uber given Elite Showroom Status with Silestone

At our new German Kitchens showroom covering Chester and Northwich we are pleased to announce that we have been made a Consentino Elite Showroom for premium work surface brand Silestone.

Silestone is the only brand that offers a certified warranty in writing, one of the largest global producers of quartz surfaces and the only one with anti-bacterial protection so its no surprise that many customers looking for modern kitchens and modern...

Nobilia German Kitchens Clever Storage Solutions - helping you recycle!

We are more and more being encouraged to recycle by our local councils, and most counties now provide various bins, bags and boxes for our daily waste. These take up a lot of space and are not the best looking or hygienic receptacles to have around the kitchen.

So why not let German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd help you design the perfect solution to solve this problem with our...

Cottage Style German kitchens with a modern twist from Nobilia

Whilst German Kitchens from the likes of Nobilia, Hacker and Schuller have dominated the market for German made kitchens with most customers opting for Gloss kitchens, High Gloss kitchens, Handless kitchens and indeed Matt kitchens, there are more classic options available!

So, if you are in the market for a German made kitchen but favour the more classic and traditional style, there are some classic choices available for you here at German...

German Made Kitchens from Hacker - Lighter on both your wallet and nature

As an industrial company the German Kitchen manufacture Hacker, one of our partners and also one of Germanys leading German made kitchen exporters, takes its share of responsibility for the environment and conservation of nature very seriously.

Hacker is committed to permanent improvement of its environmental performance and continuously strives to improve its energy efficiency, emission reduction and both waste creation and waste disposal in contributing to...

Appliances for Modern Kitchens - Coffee Makers

For the coffee lover, the modern kitchen provides a plethora of opportunities and choice from built-in coffee makers to counter top solutions with budgets from £100 to £2000 for domestic, (non professional) counter top coffee makers or for built-in coffee makers, prices ranging from £300-400 at the lower end, up through £800-1000 mid range and £2000-3000 for premium brands

So with so much choice, what should you consider? Here...

The Diva and The Colour Purple - Hacker German Made

Now whilst The Diva and The Colour Purple sounds like it could be a title for a movie, in this instance, (i.e. German Kitchens) Diva relates to a popular handle-less kitchen from the German manufacturer Hacker aka Haecker aka Häcker-Küchen, and The Colour Purple is a bold colour choice available for those that want to make a bold and colourful statement in their kitchen.

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Ideas for Modern Kitchens - Power to the People

When creating your new German Kitchen By Design chances are you will want an island or peninsula unit. Both options are great and really add a sense of style and functionality to your new project.

A lot of thought has to be put into this process and as you go through the design and usage stage for your new kitchen at some point power feeds will come into conversation. You no longer have to run your food mixer power lead across the room or have friends and...

New Schuller German Kitchens Display in our North West Studio

German Kitchens specialist, Lieben Der Kuche Ltd are pleased to announce that at our new showroom / studio in easy reach of Chester, Northwich, Manchester, Warrington and the Wirral where we have the ultimate German Kitchen from our premium Schuller range will be open shortly

This stunning Schuller display, now available to view at our stunning new North West studio is finished in the luxury Gala range from Schuller this layout is fully loaded with all...

Two of our Hacker German Kitchens styles featured in Beautiful Kitchens

Beautiful Kitchens is a magazine dedicated to the publication of all things kitchens and their knowledge and taste for good kitchen design is well known so it was great to see two of the German made kitchens from Hacker feature in the same issue of Beautiful Kitchens.

EmotionArt Antique White Satin Lacquer was the first German kitchen from Hacker featured and the second was....wait for it... EmotionArt Antique White Satin again.

There is no denying the beauty...

Modern Kitchens Customer Case Study - German Kitchens Uber`s very own grand design

Here at German Kitchens Uber we pride ourselves on producing the best in modern kitchen design using only the finest German suppliers and through a series of kitchen by design, customer case studies, including plan designs, before and after pictures and customer testimonials we aim to offer other customers of German Kitchens Uber, an opportunity to look at some real kitchens, for real customers and perhaps see some inspiration for their next new modern...

German Kitchens Case Study - Kingston-upon-Thames

Here at German Kitchens Uber we offer a nation wide design and planning service offering clients a personal and dedicated service wherever their property maybe, and with German Made Kitchens from our partners Hacker, Nobilia and Schuller, the brand quality in the kitchens we deliver is first rate.

And through a series of kitchen by design, customer case studies, including plan designs, before and after pictures and customer testimonials we aim to offer other...

The next chunky bar from Schuller – German Made Kitchens

The Next and Next 125 range from Schuller are internationally award winning, sustainably produced German made kitchens at a surprisingly attractive price. They are set up in accordance with form, material and authenticity, with the premise: to combine functionality and design.

With this in mind Schuller not only create stunning kitchen ranges but in their ever evolving design led philosophy they are also expanding the Schuller product range to include more...

Uber Style - Modern Bar Stools for Modern Kitchens

With chunky work surfaces, mixed work surfaces, kitchen islands and breakfast bars all being very popular in contemporary modern kitchen design, which in turn favours a more open plan, mixed living/dinning space, kitchen bar stools can really set the tone and either pump up the volume of a great modern kitchen design or ruin it faster than the life span of an average X-Factor winner's career.

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Hacker German Made Kitchens by Design - customer case study

German kitchens Uber were given a fantastic opportunity recently. A previous client recommended us to a family member and James our head designer was tasked with creating a stunning design to match the beauty and class of the customer's apartment in Bowden Cheshire.

On the initial meeting we had a lengthy conversation about the client's needs and wants, and in this particular case, this mainly covered the appliances and materials to be used within this...

Introducing Nova, Schuller Handleless Kitchens by Design

Schuller never fail to deliver when it comes to updating their offering and improving on all ready fantastic kitchen furniture. Shown here is a fantastic layout showcasing Schullers new truly handleless units.

Created using a mix of colour and unit style the designer here has produced a spacious, functional, stylish kitchen space to be in. The key to this designs success is the use of Schuller kitchens new truly handle-less furniture. The understated quality pushes...

Ideas for Modern Kitchens - Lighting Ideas

The lighting market has been one of the busiest innovators in the kitchen industry recently and now has never been a better time to update your lighting choices.

With so much choice in the market it can be overwhelming so at German Kitchens Uber we thought as part of our Ideas for Modern Kitchens Blog, that we would give...

Ideas for Modern Kitchens – The Quooker Boiling Water Tap

Quooker, the pioneer of the boiling water tap, is celebrating its 25th birthday this year and according to its UK managing director Stephen Johnson, sales are doubling every two years.

It is funny to think about the origins of certain products as when the boiling hot water tap was pioneered by Quooker in the 1980's there wasn't a single worry about global warming, reducing energy or saving the environment with a lower carbon footprint and its seems...

Ideas for Modern Kitchens – Gorenje's unique HomeCHEF oven

Gorenje's unique HomeChef oven is in essence a tablet computer, cookbook, and oven in a single appliance.

Simple, efficient and innovative this Gorenje top-class oven with the HomeCHEF control mode and exceptional efficiency brings the playful feel of consumer electronic devices into modern kitchens, making excellent cooking results easy .

Gorenje's unique HomeChef oven has a colourful presentation which includes recipes and recommended cooking modes...

Kitchens by Design from a German Kitchens Specialist

Kitchens by Design is an ethos that we embrace fully at German Kitchens Uber. Our manufacturing partners in Hacker, Nobilia and Schuller speak for themselves in terms of brand quality and our customers know exactly what to expect from the German made kitchen brands we use, but what sets us apart from the others in the UK market is our consultative led design process.

No disrespect to other kitchen companies, especially the larger high street chains but at German...

Modern Appliances for Modern Kitchens

We at German Kithcens Uber love everything to do with kitchens. We don't just design kitchens, we live, breath and dream about all things kitchen related and as well as designing and creating the perfect modern kitchens our customers love using the German made brands of Hacker, Nobilia and Schuller, we also like to keep an eye out for new and innovative appliances and accessories that help us create the perfect kitchen by design, bespoke to each customers individual needs....

1 in 4 Europeans planning new kitchen in next 12 months

Kingfisher Group have released the findings from their Kingfisher European Home Report 2012 in which it found that 1 in 4 Europeans planning new kitchen in next 12 months.

The Kingfisher European Home Report 2012 provides a unique snapshot of the way Europeans view their homes and their attitudes to home improvement. In making the report Kingfisher surveyed over 15,000 homeowners across eight countries in Europe and what is clear is that the home is still one...

Handle-less German Kitchens - Customer Case Study

Here at German Kitchens Uber we pride ourselves on our design capabilities and service and what better way to showcase our skills than some real customer case studies.

One recent client certainly tested the design side of our business and here is their story.

The client came to us off the website and loved the look of our premium German Kitchens By Design, but there was one problem, the clients property was a gorgeous quaint cottage and she felt that...

Why not add some warmth to your modern German kitchen

The look and warmth of wood in today's modern kitchen has certainly been brought up to date with the new 2013 range of wooden effect finishes from premium German Made kitchens brand Nobilia.

And in the example showroom photo below, for the more traditional customer who doesn't feel like fully embracing the high gloss kitchen style of the modern times, a more traditional twist yet still modern is the mixed surfaces we are seeing more and more of. In this...

Flared Oak Matt German Kitchen from Nobilia

Matt kitchens are growing in popularity and our partners in Nobilia and Hacker have both said that across Europe and US exports, the sales of matt kitchens and gloss kitchens are now at about a 50/50 spilt.

Whereas gloss kitchens have dominated the market for modern kitchens over the last decade it is safe to say that Matt kitchens have caught up.

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Back in Black – a sink idea fit for Nobilia Black German Kitchens

Whilst some people do like some colour in their new modern kitchens, it is fair to say that monochrome pretty much accounts for the majority of German made kitchen enquiries.

However, what we are seeing is that more and more, people think they want a black kitchen or white kitchen, in gloss or matt, but then come into one of our showrooms and fall in love with natural walnut, or grey stone, and especially the...

Professional Kitchen Appliances – Grand Design or grandiose?

There is no denying that we are a nation of foodies and home improvers here in the UK. We love our cooking shows, entertaining shows like Come Dine with Me and our design and home improvement shows as they are not just entertaining, but a source of inspiration and here at German Kitchens Uber, we are always on the look out for new and interesting products.

So with this in mind, we thought it worth looking at the fact that more and more professional kitchen...

A Tale of Two Fridges – False Economies

In the kitchen industry there is so much choice on offer, be it re appliances, kitchen furniture, factory made accessories, worktops, etc, etc that it can all be a little overwhelming so how do you choose? How do you decide to go for Neff over Siemens re appliances, or Corian over Silestone re worktops, Hacker over Nobilia, and so on?

Thats where we come in really. We see our role as kitchens designers and consultants who whilst can offer great kitchen design...

Feel Matt White German Kitchen from Nobilia

Introducing the lovely matt white door from the Feel range of German made kitchens by premium brand Nobilia.

A perfect alternative to white gloss is the matt white door in Nobilia's Feel range which is actually firmly in the middle of Nobilia's pricing range meaning that its superb value for money and the new door for 2013 is sure to be a winner.

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Introducing Feel Sand, stunning Matt Kitchen by Nobilia - German Made

Matt kitchens are growing in popularity in the UK faster than most other kitchen style at present, even gloss kitchens and the Matt Sand (Sable 807) kitchen style from German made kitchens brand Nobilia, namely their Feel door style is just the ticket.

Nobilia Feel Range Matt Sand Matt German Kitchen

Granted the above display photo is more of a showroom/...

Introducing Vetra, High Gloss White Kitchen from Nobilia

As with anything in life, there are various degrees of one thing or another. Romantic gestures vary in degree of cost and sincerity from a plastic ring in a Christmas cracker to a Tiffany diamond ring. Dining out may vary in degree from KFC and Burger King up to The Fat Duck Restaurant by Heston Blumenthal.

And in terms of kitchens, in particular Gloss Kitchens, there are many degrees you might say, and whilst there are gloss kitchens from many a supplier,...

Modern Appliances for Modern Kitchens

At German Kitchens Uber we love all things kitchens, and as such we do keep an eye out for modern kitchen appliances, accessories, and the like that we think our customers would like in their new German made kitchen, designed by us and made in German by our partners, Hacker, Nobilia and Schuller.

So here is an absolutely lovely induction hob by Gorenje designed by award winning Karim Rashid and we feel this fantastic hob would be a great addition to the...

Hacker German Kitchen Customer Case Study

Here at German Kitchens Uber we pride ourselves on providing our clients with the cutting edge in kitchen design, features and materials and this customer case study was no different.

Upon initial consultation we established that this particular client wanted a no holds barred ultra modern German kitchen whilst still considering their needs as a family were also catered for.

It was agreed that to achieve the overall look the client wanted we would need to...

Schuller German Kitchen Fino - White gloss at its finest.

Here we have from Schuller, the German kitchen brand, their white gloss offering by the name of Fino.

Available in many colours the gloss kitchen style Fino is proving to be a real hit with the UK market, offering better reflectiveness and a deeper lustre compared to other UK equivalents due to its detailed lacquering process.

SChuller German Made gloss kitchen

This layout really...

Eco Efficiency – The gimmick, the hype and the reality

As many of our customers and visitors to our German Kitchens website know, we at German Kitchens Uber love all things kitchens and a big part of any new kitchen is obviously appliances.

Kitchen appliances can swallow up quite a big slice of the overall kitchen design budget and as such, more and more we are reminded of eco-credential this, and saving both money and the environment that. But is it all worth the hype? The short answer is no but rather than end...

Nobilia Primo Black Gloss German kitchen by Design

The German made kitchen style of Primo is Nobilia's top selling door style and it is easy to see why, shown here in our latest German kitchens blog, in stunning Schwartz black high gloss with a light oak highlight.

Nobilia Primo Black Gloss German Kitchen

The layout as shown above in this showcase photo demonstrates Nobilia's diversity of furniture offering. From floating midi...

Contemporary Kitchen Accessories – Elleci Dogma Sink

At German Kitchens Uber we like to keep an eye out for interesting kitchen products, appliances, and accessories that we feel will add that little something extra for our kitchen customers.

Being creative types we like, and indeed have to have a good working knowledge of what is available in the kitchen sector to help us design each kitchen bespoke to each indivudal customers needs and as such we would like to shout about Elleci Italian sinks, in particular,...

Highlight by Nobilia – Adding class to your German Kitchen by Design

All too often Ultra modern German Kitchens can be very clean and some say cold but German made kitchen brand Nobilia has a kitchen style that breaks that view. Introducing highlight, the premium glass-line kitchen style from Nobilia.

Shown below in Honed White with gloss Mikado glass the Highlight style from Nobilia is already making waves in Europe and we expect it to sell very well in the UK.

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Feel, the stunning new Matt Textured Lacquer Door from Nobilia

This stunning German made Matt kitchen from Nobilia speaks for itself. It is ultra modern, uber clean, uber German. This German made kitchen by design showcases Nobilia's stunning new pedestal offering where the kitchen island appears to rise from the floor thus creating a semi floating look which will be the next big design trend in the UK.

Feel - Matt kitchens by nobilia

As the showcase...

Bali Grey Acacia Rough Cut Finish by Hacker, German Made

Hacker German Made kitchens are world renowned for their quality and the Bali Door style in Grey Acacia Rough Cut Finish by Hacker is lovely example of a modern and contemporary kitchen style that is a little different from the monochrome matt kitchens and gloss kitchens that dominate the industry.

If you are looking for something that is a little different then Bali in Grey Acacia Rough Cut from Hacker is perhaps just the ticket. It's warm and inviting and as Hacker...

Contemporary German KItchens from Nobilia

Becoming ever more popular in today's modern kitchen designs is the rough cut wood look, and as per the example here from Nobilia in the door style of Rio and the colour of Basalt Oak.

This contemporary kitchen offers a bridge between clinical white and earthy wood tones, perfect for those wanting to strike a balance with their new German Kitchen By design.

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Nobilia Colour Accents – Creating Bespoke Kitchens by Design

Whilst German Kitchens from Nobilia are renowned for their quality and styling more and more people are wanting to personalise their kitchens and with Nobilia this has never been easier as with their colour accents, you can go that little bit further and create a stunning and bespoke kitchen by design.

Nobilia's colour accents can be used to inject a bit of colour and vibrancy into your kitchen and with options including decorative panels, splash backs, end...

Modern German Kitchens by Design from Hacker - Elba Handle-less

One thing other than superior manufacturing and engineering that the German are renowned for in the kitchen industry is the innovation of handleless kitchens and the example of show in todays's blog , namely Elba Handle-less in Sepia is a stunning example of a German Handleless kitchen by German kitchen brand Hacker.

At German Kitchens Uber we only work with the German made kitchen brands of Hacker, Schuller and Nobilia and handle-less doors, using a recessed...

Veneto by Schuller - German Made Gloss Kitchens

Shown here in Schuller's Champagne High Gloss finish, this Veneto style of German kitchen by design, utilizes many of Schullers diverse furniture offerings to deliver a stunning and modern choice of kitchen, which isn't just something pretty to look at but which is both ergonomically designed so that forms follows function.

Shown in this particular room set up as a galley style it is hard to believe that this is a standard parallel layout. This look is achieved by breaking the back...

Introducing Lima from German Made Kitchens brand Schuller

German Made Kitchens from Hacker, Nobilia and Schuller are amongst the most popular in the global kitchen market right now and looking at what's available from all three of these superior German brands, its not difficult to see why they are so popular.

Attention to detail, superior manufacturing and factory assembled kitchens are the norm for the German made kitchen brands, but what also makes them more than just form and function is their design.

This...

Eco by Consentino at German Kitchens Uber, an Silestone Elite showroom

ECO by Cosentino is a truly original product manufactured from 75% of recycled materials such as mirror, glass, porcelain, earthenware, and vitrified ash to create not just ecologically thoughtful kitchen counter tops, but stunning ones at that.

The eco credentials don't stop there as even 94% of the water used in its manufacturing process is re-used and the end product is a premium kitchen worksurface that is not only manufactured efficiently but by using...

Handless kitchens taking the UK market by storm

Handless kitchens have been quietly taking the UK market by storm over the last few years and quite rightly so.

So it may come as no surprise that here at German Kitchens UK, we offer a range of handless kitchens with our new 2012 range in many different colours and styles. Some of the ranges are completely handless, with a touch-and-push mechanism which opens the door fronts and some have a hidden grip handle at the top or side of the door. The end result is a...

What worktops go with German Kitchens by Design

Kitchen Worktops are an important element of kitchen design and considerations need to be made, not just in terms of style, but also suitability to the needs and demands of the kitchen.

There are 5 main choices of material when it comes to kitchen worktops, namely Solid Wood, Laminate, Composites, Stainless Steel and Granite.

Solid Wood kitchen worktops add warmth and character to the kitchen and they can either be...

Anthrazit, a lighter shade of German made black kitchen from Uber

Anthrazit from German Kitchens Uber 'Systemat' range is the perfect alternative to the monotone, all black kitchens, for those that don't want the full monty so to speak. Whilst full black and full white (i.e. monotone) kitchens are more popular than ever before Anthrazit takes its name from the German for anthracite, i.e. the lighter shade of coal.

Anthracite differs from ordinary bituminous (and darker in colour) coal by its greater hardness, its higher...

AEG ProClean Dishwashers - Award Winning. Perfect for The German Kitchen

The ProCleanTM series from AEG combines innovative technologies and outstanding performance to deliver the best results from a dishwasher, time after time.

Simply spacious

The intelligent design of the ProCleanTM is all about flexibility. With a standard dishwasher, it's often a challenge to fit in larger utensils, like roasting tins and large sized cooking pots and precious items, like champagne glasses or long stemmed...

AEG Neue Kollektion picks up nine iF Design Awards

The iF Product Design Awards are amongst the most prestigious design awards in the world and AEG won no fewer than 9 awards in 2011.

Established in 1953, the iF product design award is today among the most important awards for innovative product design and past winners have included the likes of Tag Heuer, Sony, Nikon, and Mercedes-Benz and in 2011 nine of the coveted iF awards went to AEG for its  Neue Kollektion products.  

The...

Gorenje Coffee Machine - An Uber Appliance for The German Kitchen

At German Kitchens Uber we love keeping a look out for new and innovative appliances that we think our customers will like. After all, appliances are the things we use every day to make the kitchen function as a place for cooking and/or entertaining or just feeding an angry mob (aka family).

Whilst we love the well known brands such as Siemens, Miele, Neff, Fisher & Paykel, Gaggenau and Dedietrich which have some fantastic products we came across a little...

Introducing Stahblau Regal – The German Kitchen with a Royal touch of Blue

Stahblau Regal from our SystemART Range is a perfect German made kitchen for those who want a little bit of extra styling detail from their German Kitchen, but without going down the in trend, Black Gloss Kitchen or White Gloss Kitchen.

Stahblau Regal is a design orientated kitchen concept and in a perfect marriage of UK based kitchen design, customer service and project management and German kitchen engineering. The SystemArt range are its clearly structured...

New showroom for German Kitchens Manchester Coming Soon

Geman Kitchens Uber are very pleased to announce that we have a new showroom coming soon.

The site for the new showroom has been acquired and it is located in the Manchester district of Bramhall, which is very close to Manchester Rugby Club and mere minutes from both the M56 (J6) and M60 (J1&3) so it is in an ideal location for the Greater Manchester area and places such as Wilmslow, Knutsfor, Cheadle, Macclesfield, Hyde, Altrincham and ideal for those looking...

The German Kitchen v The German Style Kitchen

As with any product in any industry from Apple to Rolex, or from Samsung to the perfumes of Dior or Calvin Klein, there is the real deal, then there is the good imitation, the not so good imitation and then the blatant blag/counterfeit versions and with German Kitchens the market is no different.

There are firms like ourselves, at the forefront of the market, which sell German Kitchens, which are (as claimed) made in Germany. Ours are made to order from our...

Uber - The German Kitchen by Design

The German Kitchen by Design is the concept born from the famous Bauhaus architect Marcel Breuer who was reputed to have claimed that "a living room should be big enough for six couples to dance in", and that the kitchen It should be “as big or small as the occupants wish it to be. Above all, it should be furnished to exactly their taste and their needs: aesthetic, linear and functional”.

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German Kitchens Uber, the German Kitchen Company

At German Kitchens Uber you can have the kitchen of your imagination, designed by our UK kitchen design team, and made by our German manufacturing partners Hacker, based in Rodinghausen, Germany.

The German Kitchen

(The German Kitchen Shown - Terra Oak)

Why you should have...

Uber Kitchen Must haves for your Uber German Kitchen

Moving slighty away from the kitchen furniture and into uber kitchen accessories and uber kitchen essentials and utensils, one little gem in the kitchen that gets praise from Kevin McCloud no less is the Screwpull corkscrew by Le Creuset, of which McCloud said he couldn't do without his "as it would mean I'd drink less wine".

We at German Kitchens Uber would have to agree.
Le Creuset's classic corkscrew is based on the original 1979 self...

Elba Schwarz from German Kitchens Uber – Black kitchens at their best

Continuing this weeks focus on the fashionable and chic black kitchens trend is a look at one of German Kitchens Uber styles called Elba Schwarz.

Elba Schwarz is a perfect fusion of monochrome styling and the black doors and contrasting white worktops are some of the best uses of monochrome styling evident in any of todays modern kitchens.

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German Kitchens by Design using accessories from Hettich

German made kitchens, like anything else German made have a reputation to live up to, a superior level quality to uphold and a engineered craftmanship that is considered as much a trademark as any of the brand names.

With this in mind, it may come as no surprise then that as part of our kitchen design and planning for customers that we also recommend some of the foremost brands in kitchen accessories and components to accompany and complete the...

Capri Magnolie – German made, Italian Chic, UK Designed – Very Uber

From the Classic range at German Kitchens Uber is the Capri Magnolie. Very much born from the European and classical shaker influence but with a hint of Italian chic, brought together for UK customers, by our UK design team and built and shipped direct from our manufacturing partner in Germany.

Capri is a lovely Italian treasure of an island in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the Sorrentine Peninsula. Home to holidaying Hollywood stars and captains of industry, it has...

Uber Extractors from Elica to go with our Uber German Kitchens

Elica are the perfect extraction system for the perfect German made kitchen from German Kitchens Uber

Elica are one the most of the recognised brand names and have been pioneers in the kitchen appliance industry for over 25 years and their OM range of kitchen extraction system is very uber indeed.
Why Elica?

Steam created by the cooking process can cause unpleasant wet walls and furniture.  It makes the kitchen a less pleasant place to be for...

German Kitchens by Design

Granted kitchens by design are better than those not by design, but nevertheless, there are (as with anything) different grades of design and both good and bad ways of doing it.

At German Kitchens Uber we pride ourselves on the consultative approach of our Design team. We understand a kitchen is very much an emotional investment as much as a financial one and as such we are there to advise our customers in helping them visualise the kitchen of their dreams.

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Black Kitchens or White Kitchens, that is the question?

In recent years there has been an unmistakable surge in demand for bold solid colours such as white and black, which can notably be seen in consumer products like laptops and smart phones, or big ticket purchases such as expensive cars from Audi and BMW.

And this demand for a more strikingly visual version of these solid tones has exploded into the demand for Gloss, Matt and...

Häcker Kitchens at Milan Kitchen Showcase

Häcker Kitchens are at Eurocucina 2012, the International Kitchen Furniture Exhibition in Milan this week showcasing some of the finest German kitchens avaailble. Eurocucina brings together the top Italian and foreign manufacturers, with some 130 exhibitors occupying nearly 27,000 square metres.

If you enquire about price in a bespoke German kitchen studio in the UK, you will be told that prices start from £30,000 (many will list these prices...

What is a German Made, Uber Kitchen?

In German, 'über' is used to indicate a state or action involving increased quantity in the physical sense of something, superiority or an excess of something physical and twhen aken from the German national anthem, the term über is used to say; "Deutschland, Deutschland über alles" (literally meaning, "Germany, Germany above all").

Put simply then, an 'über kuchen' or über kitchen is a kitchen above all others.

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German Kitchens, the latest in modern kitchens for those who want quality

Our German made kitchens, designed by us and made from manufacturing partner Häcker are built in the same type of format that wouldn't be out of place in the car production factories of BMW, VW and Mercedes, where attention to detail, automation, robotics and engineers manufacture and assemble their products line a finely tuned orchestra.

Our combined philosophy is simple; Häcker and...

German made Handleless Kitchens from Uber

Handleless kitchens have a continuous trim behind the door allowing for a finger pull to open kitchen unit door, or they have a push to open mechanism by use of a self-opening hinge.

Why Get a Handleless German Made Kitchen?

By opting for a handleless kitchen from German Kitchens Uber you remove the often unsightly look of handles which break up the sleekness of the door style and often provide a headache in itself in choosing the right handle...

Nationwide Free Planning Design Service from German Kitchens UK

When you're investing your valuable time and hard-earned money in finding, creating and ultimately fitting your dream German Kitchen you want to be sure that you're getting a first rate service!

At German Kitchens UK, we recognise that buying a new kitchen is a big commitment so we have concentrated on ensuring that our service is as Uber as the kitchens we design and sell.

Whilst your kitchen is in the design stage we have an Uber Design and Planning Team that can deliver a...

Adding an extension to house your new modern and very Uber German Kitchen

Adding an extension is a great way of opening up your kitchen and expanding the space available to one of the most used and important rooms in your home.

General guidelines put estimates of building an extension at about £1000 per sq/m rising to £2000 per sq/m for two storey extensions or for adding special features and it must be stated that to avoid hurt and misery down the line, make sure you use an architect to plan your extension and that they are...

High gloss kitchens from Uber Kitchens

High gloss kitchens are very popular amongst today's discerning modern kitchen buyer and German Kitchens lend themselves perfectly to the gloss and high gloss vehicle.

In short, gloss and high gloss is an optical characteristic of a material which enables it to reflect light and in doing so, create a lovely visually stunning appearance to the kitchen. Smooth surfaces reflect more light, and do so more consistently than un-even surfaces and the high gloss kitchens that...

High Gloss Kitchens and Silestone, the perfect partnership

If modern kitchen styling, sophistication and ultra clean lines are top of your agenda, then a high gloss kitchen from German Kitchens could be your next dream kitchen.

Our designers will create the perfect kitchen for you and what better way to combine the sleekness and boldness of German made kitchens from our manufacturing partner Häcker, than with a perfect worktop from Silestone. We can create a show-stopping high gloss...

Modern Kitchen Colours from German Kitchens Uber

Too much colour in any room, not just the kitchen can be overwhelming and in today's modern kitchen, there are a number of colours considered safe, timeless and for the purpose of this blog, some colours that are considered to be trending right now.

Whilst it may be financially sound to keep the kitchen predominantly pale with colour delivered via splashbacks, tiles, and accessories, and with the most popular colour still white, greys and blacks now account for some...

Designer German Kitchens for less!

Gone are the days when only the rich and/or famous could own a luxury German kitchen. Here at German Kitchens Uber we are delighted to be able to offer all the designer luxury and superior build quality that comes with a German kitchen, but without the rich and famous price tag!

German Kitchens UK in conjunction with one of world's largest kitchen manufactures Häcker, which has several manufacturing systems in Germany and in addition to its...

Quote from the late Steve Jobs of Apple about Miele

We found this quote from the late Steve Jobs of Apple, about one of our german kitchen appliance suppliers and we thought it would be nice to reproduce it here:

"Design is not limited to fancy new gadgets. Our family just bought a new washing machine and dryer. We didn't have a very good one so we spent a little time looking at them. It turns out that the Americans make washers and dryers all wrong. The Europeans make them much better - but they take twice as long...

Future in kitchen ideas available now from Uber Kitchens

Uber Kitchens design and deliver German made kitchens, and one of our manufacturing partners Häcker Küchen's latest creation the Phantom, is proving to be the inspiration to a new wave of design led kitchen designs.

The exciting , innovative and patented concept unique to the company is both practical and at the same time holds that wow factor which everyone wants to achieve with their custom designed kitchen. The Phantom operates on Silent Move technology,...

Ideal Home Show returns March 16th 2012

Starting this Friday, the 16th of March and running until April 1st, is the Ideal Home Show at London's Earls Court.

The show, which has been running for over 103 years has been bringing ideas and inspiration to generations of British home owners and the show is back for 2012 at Earls Court London, with more features, more expert advice and more fun for all the family.

The multi-award winning show will be bringing together more than 600 exhibitors from all...

German kitchens featured in trade show KBB Birmingham

German kitchens are renowned for their superior build quality so it was no surprise to see German made kitchens feature so prominently at this years trade show, KBB Birmingham.

We attended the show, which ran from 4-7th of March and is billed the foremost meeting place for the industry to showcase their uber kitchens, ideas and new concepts. The Birmingham event is the UK's largest...