Features By Sally Smith
19 results

Features by Sally Smith | 19 features

Sally is a freelance interiors journalist with over 10 years' experience, specialising in kitchens and bathrooms. She contributes to many of the national home and interiors publications, and has a background in both consumer and B2B PR.

14 of the key kitchen stands to visit at KBB Birmingham 2024

As we look forward to the UK's largest gathering of the world's best kitchen, bedroom and bathroom brands, Sally Smith f...

KitchensFeatures Thu 15th Feb 2024

Design focus: The rise and rise of the workstation kitchen sink

Professional-style kitchen sinks in high-grade metallic finishes with integrated chopping boards, colanders and sink rac...

KitchensFeatures Wed 3rd Jan 2024

Why hardworking bathroom storage is key to a successful design

Customers are looking to maximise their storage in the bathroom to keep it clutter free and create a luxurious look – ...

BathroomsFeatures Wed 13th Dec 2023

Interview: James Willcox – What we've learnt on our Net Zero journey

James Willcox, head of sustainability for retirement homes specialist Inspired Villages, shows Sally Smith around the co...

InterviewFeatures Tue 5th Dec 2023

Why consumers can't get enough of Matt Black in the bathroom

Sophisticated and super stylish, Matt Black fixtures and fittings have revolutionised the bathroom – Sally Smith takes...

BathroomsFeatures Tue 31st Oct 2023

Scandi kitchens are still trending – here's how to nail the look

Scandinavian kitchen design is known for its pared-back contemporary aesthetic, open shelving and uncluttered feel. Sall...

KitchensFeatures Mon 23rd Oct 2023

Why bespoke shower enclosures are a bathroom designer's dream

Shower enclosure frames in a variety of sizes, styles and finishes with fluted and even coloured glass options are a gro...

BathroomsFeatures Tue 3rd Oct 2023

Kitchen focus: Why great lighting is key to a successful design

Layered lighting schemes using the latest innovative systems are a vital element in designing a contemporary look in the...

KitchensFeatures Fri 22nd Sep 2023

Space saviours: Why designers are opting for slimline dishwashers

Slimline dishwashers are not only compact – they provide all the functionality of a standard model and have the added ...

KitchensFeatures Tue 5th Sep 2023

Bathroom focus: How the marble look is key to creating boutique style

Homeowners can't get enough of the marble look, and it's a vital ingredient when designing a luxurious boutique-style ba...

BathroomsFeatures Wed 9th Aug 2023

Kitchen focus: Why earthy neutrals and soft greens are a growing trend

Warmer neutral tones mixed with muted botanical greens are a popular choice in kitchen design, creating the calming envi...

KitchensFeatures Wed 26th Jul 2023

Design focus: Why statement bathroom taps are taking centre stage

Eye-catching gold and brushed brass bathroom taps with striking silhouettes and contrasting finishes are increasing in p...

BathroomsFeatures Thu 29th Jun 2023

Why quiet water flushes and showers are making waves in the bathroom

Flushes and showers that make less noise, reduce splashing and save water are a growing trend – Sally Smith finds out ...

BathroomsFeatures Tue 13th Jun 2023

Design focus: Maximising the potential of an under stairs space

Under stairs spaces are ideal for bespoke larder cupboards, wine cabinets and even home offices – Sally Smith asks the...

InsightFeatures Wed 31st May 2023

Kitchen focus: Why 4-in-1 taps are a must for energy-conscious clients

With 4-in-1 taps with boiling and filtered water proving both energy saving and convenient, Sally Smith talks to manufac...

KitchensFeatures Mon 22nd May 2023