The 4D technology bringing virtual homes to life

VR technology isn’t just for gaming – the latest innovations can help homeowners and self-builders to walk around their future kitchens and bathrooms before they buy them.

By Jennifer Turner | 21 September 2020

Explore the new technology that allows you to walk around your future bathroom or kitchen before it even exists.


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Image: Virtual Worlds by Logicom

Kitchen and bathroom renovations are major investments for your home. To help avoid buyer’s remorse and showcase a design concept in full detail, a greater number of retailers are turning to technology that allows you to take a virtual tour of your new room before it’s even been built…

Great expectations

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Image: Virtual Worlds by Logicom

It’s not every day that you buy a new kitchen or bathroom. In fact, it’s something you’re only really likely to do a handful of times, yet the onus on getting the finished space just right is huge. There’s no doubt that these two rooms play an important role in the home overall, in terms of adding value and sheer comfort, but with so many elements to the design of these spaces to get right, knowing quite where to start can be daunting.

Buyer’s remorse affects many people and it’s not uncommon to put off taking the plunge for months or even years, for fear of the end result not being up to expectations.