Kitchens, conventionally used to prepare family meals, store food and organise utensils and crockery. These rooms have become a multi-functional area used for socialising and entertaining, becoming the central room in a home. They need to be a stylish, comfortable, and functional place that simplifies the stress of everyday life. Furniture in fitted kitchens plays a crucial role in the design and practicality of this room, keeping dining essentials close to hand, housing equipment for culinary endeavours along with keeping the space clean and hygienic such as kitchen bins. As one of the most highly used areas in the home, the materials used in kitchens need to be durable, hardwearing and easy to maintain. There is a selection of different materials, colours and sizes available to suit any style, layout and budget.