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home and garden interior decorating

What is dry fitting?

Last Updated: 9th May, 2021

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A 'Dry Fit' kitchen installation is the assembly, customising and fitting of furniture together with sink, taps, appliances and light fittings installed but with final connections to services and any other supplementary works undertaken by client's other appointed trades.

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Then, what does dry fit bathroom mean?

In a nutshell, dry fit installation includes fitting of cabinets, laminate or solid wood worktops, installation of appliances, cutting sink in place. It does not include wiring of appliances, plumbing of the sink.

Also Know, what does Wren installation include? Our installation is a dry-fit service. This includes removing your old kitchen and installing units, worktops, sinks, taps and appliances. Our fully supported team of professional Approved Installers will visit and check your kitchen design accurately fits with your room and services.

Similarly, what does a kitchen fitter do?

Kitchen fitters install whole kitchens into people's homes and commercial properties and workplaces. They measure and assemble each kitchen unit, cut and fit worktops including cornice and plinth.

Do Wren Kitchens remove old kitchen?

There's no need to worry with our hassle-free installation, we will remove your old kitchen, build your new kitchen and apply all the finishing touches.

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