Designing your own home bar

With the national lockdowns and restrictions in 2020 affecting our ability to frequent restaurants, pubs and bars, it is no surprise to learn that there has been a rise in the sale of alcohol with more and more people entertaining…

November lockdown – Open by appointment only

        Good News! You can still visit our award-winning showroom. After reviewing the publication of legislation and guidance regarding ‘non-essential’ retail further, the government has stated that ‘hardware stores and builders merchants’ are classed as essential retail.…

5 things Selling Sunset taught us about bespoke kitchens

If there is one positive to come from the COVID-19 lockdown, it’s the escapism the Netflix sensation ‘Selling Sunset’ gave to many across the country. Full of drama, glamour, and some of the most breathtaking homes in the world… what’s…

November Showroom Lockdown

    Following the announcement from Boris Johnson at the weekend, we wanted to let you know that Davonport will remain open for business and will continue making our handmade bespoke furniture at full capacity during the national lockdown. From…

Miele – the ultimate kitchen appliances for your home

At Davonport we’re proud to be able to work with suppliers of some of the highest quality appliances and products from the world of kitchens. With that in mind, we’re shining a light on some of our best-loved suppliers, their…

Designing a kitchen for the whole family

In a family home, the kitchen truly is the heart. It’s a place where everyone comes together for mealtimes, a space that is used for work, a place for entertaining guests, and much more. Therefore, the kitchen is no longer…

Apple & Blackberry Crumble

Our Favourite Autumn Dessert Recipes

The Autumn naturally motivates us to get back into our kitchens with its cooler weather and shorter days, and recipes full of the summer’s harvest provide fresh flavours and warming treats for our taste buds.  One of our many favourite…

Future kitchen design trends

With interior design trends constantly evolving, it can be tough to keep up to date as different colours and textures come in and out of fashion almost as often as the seasons change. We previously highlighted some of the classic…

Classic kitchen design trends that never go out of style

Interior design trends are constantly evolving and changing, meaning it’s common for something that is in style one year to be out of fashion 12 months later. In fact, when flicking through the pages of glossy home magazines, it’s easy…

Why #StayHome is the best time to plan a new kitchen

Before the coronavirus pandemic, many homeowners were already in the process of planning kitchen extensions or refurbishments. However, after new government restrictions enforcing us to spend 24/7 in their homes, families in the UK are now spending more time together…