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Set in stone: how the ancient craft of stonework can transform your home design project

The ancient stone craft has never gone out of fashion in matters of interior design and architecture – it is more in demand than ever.

Balancing form and function in home design

When it comes to striking a balance between aesthetic appeal and practical function, the foundation of any design project is a vision and a plan.

Bright ideas: making the most of light in your development project

Light is integral to any home development project, helping to create mood and allowing the overall design to be appreciated as you intended.

Island life: 5 inspirational ideas for your kitchen

The focal point of any kitchen, the island is a truly versatile piece of modern living kit. Adaptive and accessible, it provides additional space for prep, for storage, for eating, gathering, sipping coffee, socialising, even working. A kitchen island draws people...

Sustainability matters: kitchen design that walks the walk

The concept of sustainability is nothing new to us. After all, O’Connors of Drumleck is a third-generation family business, set in the beautiful Co. Louth countryside. We intend to be here for many years to come, and there’s no point thinking or talking long-term...

Advice on renovating a period property

Renovating a period property is the adventure of a lifetime. It’s an opportunity to unleash your creative flair and design a family home that breathes new life into a character-filled older house. There is much to consider and pitfalls aplenty, however, so for many...

Everything you need to know about kitchen islands

“The more you know, the more you can create. There’s no end to imagination in the kitchen.” – Julia Child. Everyone knows that the kitchen is the heart of the home. Memories are made here, along with breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee, and more. It is a space that adds...

Key elements to consider in a luxurious Irish kitchen

“He who works with his hands is a labourer. He who works with his hands and his head is a craftsman. He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist.” - St. Francis of Assissi In-frame kitchens by O’Connors of Drumleck are one of the finest on the...

How to stay always on top of the dreaded “Kitchen Chaos”

"In the kitchen and in life, clean up as you go!" I don’t know about you, but during the past year, all my routines have changed. Having the house full all of the time, and not full of little helpers either (parenting failure, I know!), it has been vital to keep on...
Island life: 5 inspirational ideas for your kitchen

Island life: 5 inspirational ideas for your kitchen

The focal point of any kitchen, the island is a truly versatile piece of modern living kit. Adaptive and accessible, it provides additional space for prep, for storage, for eating, gathering, sipping coffee, socialising, even working. A kitchen island draws people...

Sustainability matters: kitchen design that walks the walk

Sustainability matters: kitchen design that walks the walk

The concept of sustainability is nothing new to us. After all, O’Connors of Drumleck is a third-generation family business, set in the beautiful Co. Louth countryside. We intend to be here for many years to come, and there’s no point thinking or talking long-term...

Advice on renovating a period property

Advice on renovating a period property

Renovating a period property is the adventure of a lifetime. It’s an opportunity to unleash your creative flair and design a family home that breathes new life into a character-filled older house. There is much to consider and pitfalls aplenty, however, so for many...

Everything you need to know about kitchen islands

Everything you need to know about kitchen islands

“The more you know, the more you can create. There’s no end to imagination in the kitchen.” – Julia Child. Everyone knows that the kitchen is the heart of the home. Memories are made here, along with breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee, and more. It is a space that adds...

Key elements to consider in a luxurious Irish kitchen

Key elements to consider in a luxurious Irish kitchen

“He who works with his hands is a labourer. He who works with his hands and his head is a craftsman. He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist.” - St. Francis of Assissi In-frame kitchens by O’Connors of Drumleck are one of the finest on the...