With Britain’s Best Home Cook putting traditional British food back into the spotlight, and all-time favourite food writer Mary Berry hosting The Great British Bake Off again in August, Ovenu’s founder and managing director Rik Hellewell reflects on his experiences with home cooking and how cooking shows have made their way into his own kitchen. Read more
In the heart of Lacanche, a quaint village hidden deep in the Burgundian countryside of France, lies a picturesque little foundry which has a history of producing beautiful, handcrafted range cookers. Having been at its current site for over 200 years, the Lacanche factory has grown to be an iconic sight in the area.
Even to this day, the family-owned and independent factory is known amongst homeowners and restaurateurs alike for producing range cookers which are popular for their durability, versatility and professional performance. But how did the story of Lacanche cookers start? Read more
Spring has always been a popular time of year for those looking to sell their house. The mild air, budding trees and gentle sunshine put a spring in everyone’s step and can make your house – not to mention the garden – look idyllic.
As hopeful home buyers go out to view what’s on the market, you’ll want to make sure that your property is the one that makes a lasting impression. Here are five tips to ensure it does just that. Read more
Though created by a Swedish inventor, the British have been among the most enthusiastic adopters of the AGA cooker. From its invention in 1922, Britain has played a crucial role in the production and purchase of the AGA. Today, we have a look at how far the cooker has come to arrive at its current status as a nostalgic stove that’s Mary Berry’s firm favourite! Read more
They say that you don’t realise how dirty something is until you start cleaning it and there’s a lot of truth in that idea. If you clean something every day, such as the basin in a hotel bathroom, the dirt won’t get a chance to build up and cleaning it is always easy. However, if you move into a brand-new home and only begin to clean your basin once you notice the dirt building up, it is almost already too late. Read more
After seeing our recent infographic which revealed the hidden (and very dirty) truth about kitchens, many of our clients admitted they’ll never look at their kitchens in the same way again. And that goes for their office kitchens, especially… Read more
Deciding on a range cooker can be a daunting task, but a helping hand from an expert can easily guide you in the right direction. At Ovenu, we know each kitchen owner has different needs when it comes to size, fuel and layouts and that’s why we have hand-picked our personal favourites for some of our main customer segments.
Find the cooker to match your needs with our quick guide to choosing a range cooker. Read more