A softer side

A feature white benchtop softens the industrial use of timber and black in this striking kitchen by Palazzo Kitchens & Appliances. We talk to designer Pieta Fletcher about what makes it special

It’s in the detail

After the kitchen, the bathroom is the most expensive area of the home to build or renovate, so it is essential you get it right. Hannah Paynter from Chesters Plumbing & Bathroom offers advice as to where to start