for more than 26 years, RETRO KITCHEN DESIGNS has been causing a stir with premium kitchens. the expert interaction of all components and the brilliant combination of material, colour, architecture and light make any design come to life.
CONSULT | DESIGN
the brief_a meeting with one of our design consultants taking you through an extensive briefing process ensures unprecedented customization of your living space and an assurance that your requirements are met. RKD are also agents for all major appliance brands and therefore your design consultant will be able to provide information as well as recommend the best suited appliances for your design.
the design_the designer will then conceptualize cabinetry using local and international design standards and collections ensuring functionality, ergonomics and ultimately a relational living space that will integrate both visually and practically with the rest of your home. the philosophy of relational living, achieved through area planning, is employed at each stage of the design process.
the presentation_presented in photo-like realism, you have the opportunity to discuss further customisation and budget requirements while you are walked through your conceptualised living space at a follow up meeting at our showroom. this process continues until the design and costing has met all your requirements enabling the process to continue to the sign-off phase.
sign-off _once the paperwork is signed, work shifts from design studio to management hub where technical drawings are produced for the detailed briefing of other stakeholders in the project.
site preparation_the technical services department ensures that all critical water and electrical points are placed correctly while overseeing that the final wall measurements correspond with the original plans.
site management_as one point of reference, your client liaison communicates all timelines and other relevant information. site readiness is assesed before delivery occurs, to ensure your investment is protected, giving you an overall hassle-free experience.
the process_the technical services department hand over final information to the production department who ensure the data is correct and all computer drawings accurate. our own manufacturing facility produces all cabinetry, materials and finishes offered, thus guaranteeing the accuracy and precision of the manufacturing process.
the precision_machine precision is applied to each part of the product produced in our own manufacturing facility, ensuring twenty first century craftsmanship. each setting, each process is precise down to the final detail, producing a final product that is refined and consistent to exact RKD standards.
the technology_the final manufacturing philosophy that brings together the process and precision is technology. RKD focus on the latest technological advancements not only in our machines that manufacture the various products we offer, but also in the systematic approach that assists the manufacturing process.
delivery_the technical services department will do independent inspections of the site before giving the delivery instruction. upon delivery, units are inspected before installation begins.
Installation_installations are carried out by qualified, permanent RKD installers and overall progress is communicated by the client liaison. installation timelines will be communicated in advance and all the elements are finally wrapped to ensure your investment is protected.
after sales service_we offer our 5 year RKD product guarantee and 10 year RKD workmanship guarantee as standard for all installations. for gauteng and surrounding regions then, after handover we deliver a after sale service to ensure an overall hassle-free experience.