Features By Lisa Hibberd
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Features by Lisa Hibberd | 36 features

Lisa has a background in working on consumer titles, and as the former associate editor of Your Home magazine, over 15 years' experience writing about kitchens and bathrooms. She now works as a freelance, contributing to both consumer and B2B platforms.

On the quiet: Kitchen extraction that doesn’t disturb daily life

The noise level of an extractor is a key consideration for many, especially those with open-plan spaces. Lisa Hibberd ex...

KitchensFeatures Tue 17th Jan 2023

Curve appeal: How the latest products create a softer bathroom scheme

The introduction of carefully chosen curves, rounded edges and elliptical shapes is the ideal way to create a more relax...

BathroomsFeatures Wed 11th Jan 2023

Kitchen storage: The latest innovations for a super-organised space

With consumer lifestyles more hectic than ever, along with the rise of social media posts documenting highly organised h...

KitchensFeatures Wed 4th Jan 2023

Luxury bathrooms: How can designers ensure they hit the mark?

With many people still spending much more time in their homes than before, it’s no surprise that the bathroom has now ...

BathroomsFeatures Tue 29th Nov 2022

How the latest porcelain surfaces offer both form and functionality

Boasting a multitude of practical properties as well as aesthetic appeal, it’s no surprise that porcelain and ceramics...

KitchensFeatures Tue 15th Nov 2022

Sustainable project focus – How recyclable are our bathroom products?

More and more products are being made from recyclable materials so eco-conscious homeowners can increase the sustainable...

BathroomsFeatures Wed 19th Oct 2022

Homeowners embrace individuality with textured bathroom door fronts

From chic, Scandinavian-inspired slatted designs to abstract patterns and subtly textured woodgrains, Lisa Hibberd takes...

BathroomsFeatures Wed 5th Oct 2022

Energy-efficient cooking appliances for fuel cost-conscious clients

With concerns about the rise in gas and electricity bills, consumers are becoming more aware of the energy ratings and e...

KitchensFeatures Mon 26th Sep 2022

Front of house – Relocating the kitchen in a period property

From maximising natural light to making use of a larger room, there are plenty of reasons why many owners of period hous...

KitchensFeatures Mon 5th Sep 2022

Bathroom design: Why Shaker furniture isn't just for kitchens

One of the most classic of styles, Shaker furniture has undoubtedly earned its place as an enduring choice for bathrooms...

BathroomsFeatures Wed 24th Aug 2022

Hide and sleek: The rising popularity of a kitchen behind closed doors

Lisa Hibberd discovers ways designers can utilise the latest clever door systems to conceal essential elements, and hear...

KitchensFeatures Thu 11th Aug 2022

Bathroom design: Clever shower designs for awkward spaces

Bathrooms with out-of-the-ordinary shapes are a common occurrence in many projects, making it necessary to specify bespo...

BathroomsFeatures Tue 26th Jul 2022

LVT flooring – The height of luxury for kitchens and bathrooms?

Consumers seeking the elegant good looks of materials such as wood and stone are now considering LVT (Luxury Vinyl Tile)...

InsightFeatures Tue 28th Jun 2022

Kitchen design: The rise of the integrated – or 'cutout' – handle

For clients who prefer the simplicity of cabinets without handles, the now classic J-pull may seem the obvious choice, b...

KitchensFeatures Wed 22nd Jun 2022

Consumers take the plunge with a luxurious outdoor bath or shower

Taking a cue from luxury hotels and retreats, homeowners are beginning to embrace the idea of outdoor baths and showers....

BathroomsFeatures Thu 16th Jun 2022