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  • Quooker – Everything you need to know!

    Quooker: the tap that immediately dispenses boiling water. Tap on the worktop, tank underneath. A 100% Dutch invention taking over the world.

    More Space 

    If you, like us love uncluttered counter space you will you are instantly doing this with a Quooker Tap (bye bye kettle)

    A Real time saver 

    This is one we hear from our clients time […]

  • Dekton – The Industrial Collection



    Dekton’s Industrial series was created to pay tribute to the beautiful imperfections of the metals and stone in all their different stages of ageing. Organic processes that are reflected in the richness and complexity of oxidation and the authentic beauty of maturing stone.

    We have the new industrial collection samples available in our […]

  • Ray’s top tips when planning a new kitchen

    We often have clients that come to us with a clear vision of the new kitchen they want, while others don’t. The kitchen has become such an important room in the home, the planning and design does take time to firstly fit the space and fit the client. The end goal is to have a […]

  • The new W17 Easy Full Glass sliding door

    The new W17 easy full glass sliding door is the all round weather protection needed to provide an unobstructed view of the sky and nature. The w17 easy full glass sliding door was awarded with the “red dot design winner” and “M&T Product of the Year” awards in 2017. It is not only restricted to the patio but […]

  • Is a handleless kitchen the kitchen for you?

    While you might describe the handleless kitchen as modern and contemporary, the handleless look is reminiscent of the early 20th century Bauhaus style. With characteristics that are simple yet functional and designs defined by a lack of decorative facades or ornamentation.  In recent years, many of our clients aim to have a seamless, clean lines, effortless and clutter free […]

  • Considerations when planning a kitchen island

    A well-designed kitchen island can be highly effective in creating a smooth workflow and functional kitchen space.  With careful planning a kitchen island should provide an added workspace, extra storage facilities and an area for gathering, chatting, eating.

    The kitchen island should work in harmony with your natural preparation and work processes.  As the well known […]

  • Announcing the next chapter

    It is with great excitement and pleasure that we announce our new brand and the next chapter; Shiels & Co. Our new brand identity more accurately portrays the family run company and strong craftsmanship since 1991.

    Since the beginning, Ray has strived to provide high quality craftsmanship and service to clients. Shiels & Co. reflects the […]

  • Create your dream kitchen – bespoke design

    Does your kitchen have oddly shaped angles and corners or does your current kitchen design not allow you use the space to its full potential? We can help make your dream kitchen a reality. Natural Wood are a team of specialist craftsmen that provide highest quality kitchen design.

    We recently completed a beautiful kitchen in Farrow and Ball […]

  • New Kitchen, Healthy habits

    Your new kitchen can even make your healthier!

    New Kitchen, Healthy Habits!

    Its true! Houzz released their 2017 Kitchen Trends survey with some interesting results!

    The survey revealed that a third of Houzz users who updated their kitchen report a healthier lifestyle post- renovation, with 41% say they are cooking more meals at home and 26% eating more […]