Many people out there at the moment are in need of a new kitchen only to find that fitted kitchens are an extremely expensive element of any home with most companies when they are on a tight budget. However, there are certain companies that will offer a complete design service where you, the client, can have all the input that you require in order to make the kitchen of your dreams at a fraction of the cost! These companies can work totally within your budget and help you every step of the way. Working with the design team means that you can then see first-hand what you can have fitted into your budget and spending plan and what you cannot. Rather than buying a lot of extra appliances for your fitted kitchens, you should look at installing them within. For instance, a built in microwave and oven rather than buying these things separately can seriously reduce your costs for this project. Another great benefit to this is the fact that this can quite often save you a lot of space too and save your kitchen from looking too cluttered and over done. Clutter can easily change a room from contemporary to untidy in just a few steps, so avoid this at all costs! Appliances also come in many different materials and therefore various different prices. You should check on the cheapest options for you and then work within your budget and style guide too this way. Your worktops and cupboard space is another thing that should be carefully considered before making any rush decisions. If space is something that your kitchen has always lacked then making your cupboards rather deep is a great idea. This means simply that you have more room to store your things without needing to cram cupboards everywhere in the room that they will fit! Everyone needs worktops for preparing food etc. and you need to ensure that you have the correct amount in any fitted kitchens before you go ahead and purchase one. Think about what you actually use these counter tops for and how many of them you actually need. Also, don't forget to take into account that some of your worktop areas will be covered up by the appliances in the kitchen so remember to exclude these areas when doing your calculations! Check out a selection of different companies first before agreeing on a service from any particular one of them and always ensure that you are happy each and every step of the way. If not - talk to them!