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    sunstarrr
    Kitchen fitting (B&Q)
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    • 6th Jan 07, 12:07 AM
    Kitchen fitting (B&Q) 6th Jan 07 at 12:07 AM
    We are having our kitchen totally redone, it's a very small kitchen (2.4m x 1.4m). Quote from B&Q was £1500 for the units/appliances.. we thought this sounded ok - it includes integrated washing machine, electric oven, gas hob, hob chimney, new sink, taps, worktop, 8 units, and new flooring (we are keeping our existing fridge/freezer)

    BUT......... for our tiny kitchen they quoted us £2700!!! for fitting. Ridiculous, no? Especially considering that this charge does not include extras that we will need e.g. swapping round the position of the washing machine & cooker. It also includes a £77 charge for moving our freestanding fridge/freezer out of the kitchen during fitting, and moving it back into the space in the kitchen afterwards! Think I can move the fridge myself actually!!!!

    Suffice to say that we are NOT getting the kitchen fitted by B&Q, although we are ordering the units & appliances from them we are getting a local handyman to do the fitting....
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    • siliconbits
    • By siliconbits 17th Apr 16, 10:36 PM
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    siliconbits
    Hi, did you take them to court? They say their kitchen comes with 5 year warranty on workmanship.
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    • PerkiTrev
    • By PerkiTrev 14th Jun 17, 3:55 PM
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    PerkiTrev
    hi i've just been quoted £4000 by b & q to install a mid range kitchen (10' by 7') and no matter how professional and competent the installer the price cannot be justified. Wickes quoted £1300 to fit a higher spec kitchen and a local bespoke kitchen company the same. I never thought that buying a kitchen would be like going to the dentist !
    • mycar37
    • By mycar37 17th Jun 17, 8:10 PM
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    mycar37
    All these posts are over 10 years old. Isn't there any more up-to-date information than this?
    BB37
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