How to open up a kitchen

The kitchen is the hub of the modern home as the place where we naturally gravitate to eat and socialise as well as cook. However, many older houses, designed for a time when a kitchen was a functional space for cooking only, simply don’t provide ample room for this...

Four door options for your kitchen extension

The opportunity to let light in and create a flow between indoors and outdoors with modern doors is one of the top features people put on their wish list when planning a kitchen extension. However, when choosing extension doors for your newly extended space, it’s...

Kitchen extension ideas 2021

If you’re considering a kitchen extension, there are plenty of options you will need to consider. Will you be adding just a kitchen or perhaps also a living or utility area? Will you add bifold or sliding doors to the new walls? The good news is that if you’re looking...

How to maximise light in your kitchen extension

Having an extension built is the perfect opportunity to create your dream kitchen, however there are plenty of decisions to make along the way to achieve the desired result. Ensuring your kitchen extension has plenty of natural light is one of the key ways to create a...

Small house extension ideas

As experienced home extension builders in Loughborough, Abell Building Services have worked on properties of all sizes, from the very large to the very small. We’ve seen time and time again that some of the biggest transformations can be achieved in the smallest...

Kitchen extension vs conservatory

When you want to add some more living space to your property, a rear extension is a good way to do so. But what are the relative merits of adding a conservatory vs a rear kitchen extension? Both have similarities and differences. A conservatory adds leisure space to...