ikea kitchen design tool

Ikea Kitchen Design Tool

Change the color of the cabinets with a click. All images courtesy Ikea Ikea may have wild ideas about the kitchen of the future, but in the interim, the Swedish furniture giant is unveiling a new way for consumers to tinker with kitchens of the present. Launching today on the major game platform Steam, the Ikea VR Experience is a virtual reality pilot app that brings the kitchen design experience to virtual reality, a much-buzzed about technology that already has very real implications for architecture and real estate. In the app, Ikea’s first dip into VR, you can explore three different kitchen schemes, modify the color of the cabinetry with a click, and adjust your view by either “shrinking” or “stretching” your virtual self. A tool like this could, for example, help a parent identify latent safety hazards for, say, a 3-foot-tall toddler. Of course, the first step to VR is a virtual reality headset. And it looks like Ikea’s app, which is free to play, requires the HTC Vive headset, also just released today. If you are able to play it, Ikea wants your feedback, as the app will be continuously updated until August, when this pilot test ends. See some screenshots below. What the Kitchen Will Look Like in 2025, According to Ikea Ikea’s New Brazil-Inspired Collection Is Delightfully Pattern-Crazy Ikea’s Indoor Gardening Kit to Give Apartment Dwellers a Green Thumb Selling the Future: Virtual Reality’s Potential Role in Real Estate Next Up In Interior Design Historic seaside home transformed into stunning ‘modern cave’ Tiny apartment does it all with tricked-out bed and storage nooks 19th-century farm ruins transformed into sleek restaurant Renovated Victorian home combines old bones with modern decor Modern home in Sydney lets you dine with a pool view Impressive 500-square-foot apartment has everything you need
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Ikea Kitchen Design Tool

Ikea may have wild ideas about the kitchen of the future, but in the interim, the Swedish furniture giant is unveiling a new way for consumers to tinker with kitchens of the present. Launching today on the major game platform Steam, the Ikea VR Experience is a virtual reality pilot app that brings the kitchen design experience to virtual reality, a much-buzzed about technology that already has very real implications for architecture and real estate. In the app, Ikea’s first dip into VR, you can explore three different kitchen schemes, modify the color of the cabinetry with a click, and adjust your view by either “shrinking” or “stretching” your virtual self. A tool like this could, for example, help a parent identify latent safety hazards for, say, a 3-foot-tall toddler. Of course, the first step to VR is a virtual reality headset. And it looks like Ikea’s app, which is free to play, requires the HTC Vive headset, also just released today. If you are able to play it, Ikea wants your feedback, as the app will be continuously updated until August, when this pilot test ends. See some screenshots below. What the Kitchen Will Look Like in 2025, According to Ikea Ikea’s New Brazil-Inspired Collection Is Delightfully Pattern-Crazy Ikea’s Indoor Gardening Kit to Give Apartment Dwellers a Green Thumb Selling the Future: Virtual Reality’s Potential Role in Real Estate
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Ikea Kitchen Design Tool

Become your own kitchen designer with the help of the IKEA 3D Kitchen Planner. Thanks to our easy-to-use software, you can choose cabinets, doors, and appliances to fit the exact measurements of your kitchen. Get started today. When you’re ready, either print out your drawings and product list at home, or save your plan to the IKEA server. At the IKEA store or over the phone through IKEA Home Shopping you can discuss your drawing with one of our kitchen experts. They’ll go over the final details with you, so you can take your kitchen from drawing to reality.
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Ikea Kitchen Design Tool

Make your dream room a reality Become your own interior designer with the help of the IKEA Planner Tools. Drag and drop your choice of furniture into the room and fit them to the exact measurements of your home. Rearrange and try different styles until you’re satisfied with the result. View it in 3D and print with all the measurements, just like an architect. See how much it will cost and get the list of all products. Once you’re happy with your plan, save, print or e-mail your plan and list so that you can pick it up at your nearest IKEA store. Then get final planning advice and assistance from us before purchasing the products you need to make your virtual room a reality. *Please note that IKEA does not allow personal storage devices like a USB memory stick or CD to be brought to the IKEA store due to security reasons. If you’d like to use more than one planner to customize a room, you will need to download each separate planner individually.
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Ikea Kitchen Design Tool

But if you are not going in the IKEA direction and just need an online kitchen planner, IKEA's may be too rudimentary for your needs. You can purchase kitchen design software, thus making your kitchen planning brand-agnostic. Your plan is not tied into IKEA, Merillat, or whomever.
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Ikea Kitchen Design Tool

3D Kitchen Planner Put the kettle on, take some time and try out our 3D kitchen planner. You’ll need a desktop computer but our 3D planner will allow you to finalise and price every detail of your kitchen design. When you’re ready, either print out your drawings and product list at home, or save your plan to the IKEA website. At the IKEA store you can discuss your design with one of our kitchen experts. They’ll go over the finer points of your plan with you, so you can take your kitchen from drawing to reality. Start 3D kitchen planner
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Ikea Kitchen Design Tool

Put the kettle on, take some time and try out our 3D kitchen planner. You’ll need a desktop computer but our 3D planner will allow you to finalise and price every detail of your kitchen design. When you’re ready, either print out your drawings and product list at home, or save your plan to the IKEA website. At the IKEA store you can discuss your design with one of our kitchen experts. They’ll go over the finer points of your plan with you, so you can take your kitchen from drawing to reality.
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Ikea Kitchen Design Tool

All that time and effort you’ve spent designing your IKEA kitchen over the last few months was all for naught. After 20 years, IKEA is doing away with its popular Akurum kitchen line in favour of the new Sektion model, which, according to the company, will offer “flexibility to customize a kitchen to any space.”
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I agree! Ikea already has such user friendly products, its great they have a virtual tool that can help you plan, shop, and fruition all from the same great place!.. Don’t you just love Ikea?
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Draw it, build it and get a full 3D view of your new kitchen! Getting a detailed overview of your new kitchen in 3D is a great way to get a feel for what your kitchen will look like when it’s actually in place at home. And it’s easy – the IKEA Home Planner Tool has a user-friendly interface, designed for non-experienced “kitchen planners”.
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TORONTO – You’ve measured multiple times, fought with your spouse over cabinet styles and colours and have spent way too much time playing with the IKEA Kitchen Planner, dreaming of the day you’ll actually have a functional space to cook in your home. You’re now ready to join the roughly 70,000 households in Canada who install an IKEA kitchen each year. But wait! Before you run out to your favourite Swedish store, we have some bad news for you.
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Complete product list included As you build and design your new kitchen, the planner tool adds a detailed list of all products you choose to include. Name, product description, main material and price – all basic information you need when you meet one of our IKEA kitchen specialists.
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“At IKEA, we are continually developing our product range to make sure we meet the needs of our customers and have the best offer on the market,” Stefan Sjöstrand, President, IKEA Canada said. “With Sektion we will offer our customers endless possibilities to have a beautiful and highly functional kitchen at an affordable price.”
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Become your own kitchen designer with the help of the IKEA 3D Kitchen Planner. Thanks to our easy-to-use software, you can choose cabinets, doors, and appliances to fit the exact measurements of your kitchen. Inside your kitchen planner, you can: • Draw it, build it and get a full 3D view of your new space. Also switch easily between 3D and floor plan view. • Print your complete product list and review. Need help with ordering your kitchen? Click here
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Of course, the first step to VR is a virtual reality headset. And it looks like Ikea’s app, which is free to play, requires the HTC Vive headset, also just released today. If you are able to play it, Ikea wants your feedback, as the app will be continuously updated until August, when this pilot test ends.

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