Kitchen island costs: How to save money on this design feature

large navy kitchen island with white composite worktop
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Many people assume that kitchen island costs will stand in the way of them including this kind of feature in the design of their new dream space — yet this need not be the case. 

Thanks to the massive rise in the number of people now interested in designing a kitchen island as part of their overall layout, there really is now an island for every size, style and spec of kitchen. This has meant that while it is quite possible to spend thousands on a kitchen island, there is nothing to say you have to. 

Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.