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By Liz Ransome-Croker
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Our guide to B&Q kitchens reveals what B&Q customers really think of its fitted kitchens, customer service and value for money.
We've surveyed 3,443 Which? members on their kitchens, to calculate ratings and scores for all the major kitchen brands, including B&Q.
Which? members can log in now to unlock the tables below and see how B&Q was rated for its durability, quality and finish of products, customer service and value for money.
You can also see how its installation service was rated, and read comments from B&Q kitchen owners.
If you're not a Which? member, you can take out a £1 Which? trial to see this, plus reviews of thousands of products, from washing machines to ovens.best and worst kitchen brands to find out how B&Q fitted kitchens compare with those from other brands.
B&Q kitchen units, doors, drawers and worktops
We also asked people to rate the quality and durability of different components of the kitchen they bought, as well as overall.
B&Q kitchen installation
This year, for the first time, we have been able to rate B&Q for its kitchen installation service, as well as its kitchens themselves.
Click through our gallery to see a range of B&Q kitchens across different prices and styles, including modern and traditional kitchens.
B&Q has 13 kitchens in its range, including modern, country-style and colourful designs. Each kitchen comes in a selection of colour options, some up to six. They are all branded as either Cooke & Lewis (its more expensive kitchens) or IT, which B&Q describes as 'stylish, affordable and inviting kitchens'.
Cost of a mid-range B&Q kitchen: Log in now to discover how much we were quoted for a mid-range B&Q kitchen when we went undercover to visit each brand to ask for a specific kitchen layout.
Logging in will also unlock B&Q's scores and our kitchen costs page, where you can see how B&Q compares on price with other kitchen brands and how we collected these prices. You can also find out how much the average kitchen costs and read our tips on how to keep costs down.
Planning/design service: Free design service in store or at home using B&Q Spaces design software. This can then be accessed and edited online, but you can't use the tool until you've had an initial consultation.
Installation: Optional fitting service where the entire process is managed and carried out by B&Q fitters, at an extra cost.
Kitchen appliances, flooring and tiles: Large kitchen appliances from a range of brands, kitchen flooring and wall tiles, all fitted at extra cost - visit our home appliances page to find the best appliances for you.