Are you looking for bespoke fitted wardrobes? You’ve come to the right place. Apart from overall fitted wardrobes, you will find information on bespoke walk-in wardrobes, made-to-measure fitted bedrooms, sliding door wardrobes, hinged door wardrobes, walk-in wardrobes as well as loft storage and bespoke storage solutions. So, let’s begin by showing you how to create a bedroom with the most beautiful and efficient fitted wardrobes. We shall discuss the cost of various types of fitted wardrobes as well.
First, why do you need fitted wardrobes? Fitted wardrobes are the most effective way to maximize the space in any room. The problem with free-standing wardrobes is that, while they are flexible and allow you to change your room around should you feel like it, there’s a lot of dead space associated with them.
So, it’s so much better to invest in a fitted wardrobe than to have the tops of your freestanding wardrobes collect dust and generally be wasted for no good reason. Sure, you can carry out the installation of the regular wardrobes yourself using a DIY approach, but it is something we take care of ourselves. It’s just not worth the trouble, we will tell you why later in this article.
Next, we discuss the various types of fitted wardrobes and their approximate costs.
Types of Fitted Wardrobes
There are several different types and styles of fitted wardrobes to choose from, such as sliding door wardrobes, hinged door wardrobes, and walk-in wardrobes. When ordering bespoke wardrobes or made-to-measure wardrobes, the most important thing is to consider the space that is available to you. One bespoke wardrobe may be more suitable than another, so be sure to consider all options. Here are some of the most common types of fitted wardrobes and an estimate of how much they cost.
Sliding door wardrobes – Sliding door wardrobes are a very stylish and contemporary design. They can come with mirrors and make the room feel much bigger than it actually is.
Hinged door shaker style fitted wardrobes – Hinged door shaker style fitted wardrobes come with many special features such as mouldings, columns and drawers. The prices depends on the extra features included, material and the intricacy of the design.
Bespoke walk-in wardrobes – Usually bespoke walk-in wardrobes are quite spacious and large. They come in several different sections and accommodate a plenty of drawers and hanging space for clothes and shoe shelves. The prices of these wardrobes depend on the height of the closet, construction material and the interior and exterior finishes.
Should you use a DIY approach with fitted wardrobes?
For sure DIY fitted wardrobes cost a lot less than getting the wardrobes manufactured to your particular size and space. However, there are many drawbacks to using this approach to wardrobe design.
The DIY approach will not help you achieve the perfect finish that you will get from a bespoke fitted wardrobe. While the measurements may be accurate for the most part, there is always a possibility of error. Usually the DIY units do not fit in the space and you may be required to cut them down to size or have a lot of wasted space.
It’s never a good idea to choose affordability over the quality of the workmanship. You will need to have a lot of experience of DIY projects in order to be able to take on the challenge of designing fitted bedrooms yourself. So when it comes to fitted wardrobes, it’s always better to stick to experienced professional bespoke designers.
Always hire an experienced company when it comes to fitted wardrobes. Call us at 020 3561 0820 for a free designer visit and a quick quote. We handle made-to-measure fitted bedrooms, fitted traditional wardrobes, sliding door wardrobes, hinged door wardrobes, walk-in wardrobes, loft storage and bespoke storage solutions.