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Meet The Team: Adam - Arbor Lane's Senior CAD Technician
We know our people are our biggest asset, and without them, we wouldn't be able to offer the services and support we do. Our customers like to put a friendly face to a name, so first up in our Meet The Team series is Adam; Arbor Lane's Senior CAD Technician...
Designing a bespoke home office space to maximise storage
Designing a home office is a much simpler process than designing a kitchen as the overall project is usually much smaller, and with no appliances to account for! Our retail Partners simply adapt our standard kitchen cabinetry to suit the layout of the room and requests from their client; the most important thing is to ensure that aesthetics also account for ergonomics and functionality of the space.
Blog Post Ideas For Your Kitchen Retailer Website
Whether you are looking for new ideas to populate your kitchen retailer blog, or you are hoping to get started on creating a website blog in the new year, we have put together some ideas for you...
A Traditional Family Kitchen Design
The Arbor Lane Staff Bead Shaker cabinetry was specified for this traditional family kitchen design by our Display Partner in Essex. The owners of the Victorian property wanted a kitchen that was traditional and in keeping with their home, but with all the benefits of modern living.
Arbor Lane proudly partners with Blum UK
We have always manufactured truly bespoke, in-frame kitchens and furniture for the home, using the finest materials available, and we are now very proud to announce that we have partnered with Blum; the world's leading manufacturer of furniture mechanisms.
Designing a bespoke kitchen for a listed building
Our display retail showroom Partner in Essex, a supplier of only in-frame, bespoke furniture, created a truly bespoke design for this beautiful Victorian property in Saffron Walden. Originally a bakery on a quaint street in the countryside, the property has wonky walls, high ceilings and so much charm.
A Bespoke Utility Room & Home Bar
This was a new partner's first bespoke project with Arbor Lane. Having previously sold German kitchens for many years; branching out into the bespoke market has opened up an entire new window of clientele for their showroom in Essex, and what an absolute showstopper of a project it is!
Arbor Lane creates a luxury boutique hotel bathroom
Arbor Lane truly bespoke bathroom furniture floods personality into the master suite at this luxury Central London boutique hotel. A tourist hot spot and the potential for a high footfall, the hotel owners wanted to transform their dated rooms into boutique luxury to stand out from competitors and offer their clients a truly unique stay.
A truly bespoke dual home office space to maximise storage
With the demand for home offices higher than ever, our partners are expanding their offerings from kitchens and bathrooms, to bespoke furniture for any room in the home; safe in the knowledge that we are able to bring their bespoke designs to life.
A Luxury Kitchen For Lavender Fields Care Home
We are specialists in manufacturing bespoke, in-frame kitchen furniture, bedroom furniture, bathroom furniture and freestanding pieces of furniture for hotels, care homes, listed buildings, luxury offices and corporate companies. We worked closely with the owners of the lovely Lavender Fields Care Home in Sevenoaks, Kent, to create a luxury kitchen for the visitors of their residents.
Luxury Freestanding In-Frame Wardrobe For An Established Mult-Plot Development
As well as designers and retail showroom partners, we work with single and multi-plot developers to create bespoke, in-frame furniture of the highest quality, for high-end new build properties across the UK.
A compact utility room to maximise storage space
Often an extension to the kitchen, utility rooms provide ample storage space for bulky appliances that aren't needed daily, as well as taking the strain off the kitchen, particularly when cooking or entertaining guests.
A very specific brief for an industrial style, in-frame shaker kitchen
New build extensions on period properties can often be a challenge when sourcing a kitchen for the homeowner. Our retail showroom partner's client wanted an industrial style shaker kitchen that would be in keeping with the rest of her home in the Essex countryside, so our bespoke In-frame Shaker was the perfect choice.
In-frame bespoke home office furniture
A truly bespoke home office solution isn't something that is readily or easily available on the market at the moment, and many of our retail showroom partners have taken advantage of this over the past 12 months.
In-Frame Dressing Room Project
As a room of it's own, our retail showroom partner was able to present a totally bespoke, in-frame wardrobe solution to their client, securing the project on the basis that the room could be designed and handmade to the exact specifications of the homeowners' clothing and accessories.
In-frame staff bead shaker kitchen in London
Working closely with our retail showroom partner, we were able to achieve this country style in-frame staff bead shaker kitchen, for a family home in the outskirts of London.
Our Workshop Is Expanding!
With an increase in demand for bespoke kitchens and furniture comes an increase in production, and despite our already substantial furniture workshop, we are very pleased to share that we have recently accumulated a neighbouring building, and our workshop footprint has doubled in size to accommodate the growth of our company.
A Galley Style Classic Kitchen For Our Kitchen Retailer In Tonbridge, Kent
Arbor Lane creates a classic, galley kitchen for our Retail Showroom Partner in Tonbridge, Kent.
In-Frame Staff Bead Shaker Kitchen For Our Kitchen Retailer In Sevenoaks
We have worked alongside our Kent retail showroom partner to convert a traditional property in the heart of Sevenoaks.
Arbor Lane creates a bespoke family kitchen for a kitchen retailer in Surrey
We worked alongside our Retail Showroom Partner to bring their bespoke kitchen design to life in our furniture workshop in Historic Rochester, Kent.
We Are An Official Corporate Responsibility Partner Of The National Forest Mycelium
We know the importance of trees to our world, and we are proud to support The National Forest Regeneration Project. We are incredibly proud to be an official National Forest Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Partner of The National Forest.
The Arbor Lane Interiors Workshop
Arbor Lane Interiors create bespoke, in-frame kitchens and furniture for any room in the home. We work with retailers, showrooms, architects, developers, interior designers and trade professionals to bring their bespoke kitchen and furniture designs to life, and our own furniture workshop is in the heart of Kent.
Our Visit To Cosentino's Industrial Park & Quarries
In October 2019, we were kindly invited to visit the Cosentino industrial park in Almeria, Spain, for a tour of their incredible factories and marble quarries, where all their stone is extracted and made.