Five Steps to a Perfect Kitchen

There are 5 steps to a perfect kitchen and we have itemised our proven procedure below to make the process easy and hassle free, whilst ensuring that you end up with your perfect kitchen. 


Step 1: Appliances / Budgets / Style & Look of Kitchen / Needs & Wants List

Appliances:  Review your current appliances. Which appliances will you be keeping and re-using? And which appliances do you need to replace?    See Appliance Advice for further information


  1. You may need a new oven and you would like the single oven to be wall mounted with the microwave above it;  OR
  2. The extractor unit you would like above the cook top to be a canopy hood rather that a traditional retractable range hood;  OR
  3. The type of cook top you prefer is gas rather than electric.

Budgets:  What is your overall budget for the kitchen renovation? Does your budget include any new appliances; other trade costs; Flooring; Window Furnishings; Lighting; Painting costs?    See Kitchen Costings for further information

Style/Look:  What style and look of the kitchen are you after?  See Kitchen Finishes & Colour for further information. 

Example; 1) Modern (incorporating the latest appliances; using contemporary materials; custom designed with a real ‘wow’ factor) OR 2)Traditional (unique custom design, warm, inviting and timeless to suit your home’s architecture and your personal style). See our Photo Gallery for inspiration.

Needs/Want List: Make a list of the must-have items you wish to incorporate into your design and a wish list of items (if your budget /design allows).  See our Kitchen Renovation Check List for ideas.


Step 2: Aneka Kitchens Professional Design Service

Professionally Designed Kitchen: See 'Professional Design Service' a service providing you with a design that functions well and suits your lifestyle. 

Full Visual Presentation of Design: Once we have the design concept completed, we invite you to our well-equipped showroom. Using a computer based 3-D design package we will help you visualise your dream kitchen before it gets installed.

Design Modifications: We will make any adjustments to your design as necessary to ensure that the design meets your expectations and fits into the space available and your budget.



Step 3: Aneka Kitchens Obligation-Free Quotations

Quotation Prepared: Upon completion of your custom design, a fully itemised detailed obligation-free quotation will be provided – tailored to your requirements and requests.

Quotation Inclusions: All cabinetry inclusions and specifications are detailed in the quotation; alternative bench top and door finishes can be compared; auxiliary items like bins, glass feature doors, baskets etc. can be itemised; other trades required (electricians, plumbers, plasterer, tilers etc) can be estimated for your convenience.  See Kitchen Costings for further information

Q. Can you quote off my design?   A. Yes, happpy to - please make an appointment and provide us with your own fully detailed, dimensional design (complete with detailed elevations) for an obligation-free quote 

Step 4: Acceptance of Design and Quotation

Design Finalised: The design is fine tuned to exactly what you want.  See Design Service for further information

Appliances Finalised: The model/make specifications for each appliance is finalised.  See Appliance Advice for further information.

Quotation Finalised: Quotation inclusions is fine tuned to exactly what you want.  See kitchen costings for further information

Installation Date Advised: The next available installation date is confirmed.  See Installation Advice for further information

Contract Prepared: A contract is prepared as per finalised design and quotation.  See Schedules for further information

Step 5: New Kitchen Ordered / Manufactured / Installed

Kitchen Materials Ordered: Once signed contract & contract deposit received in our office, a site measure is conducted by our production manager and all materials required are ordered.  See Kitchen Materials for further information

Kitchen Manufactured: High quality joinery, custom manufactured in our own local factory. See Manufacturing for further information

Kitchen Installed: All tradework by our own team of professional courteous trades people.  See Installation for further information

Kitchen Quality Inspection: A joinery inspection will be completed, ensuring customer satisfaction.  See Project Management for further information