Cost of formica gloss vs velour
We are building with Highlife Homes in QLD and have a few concerns with charges. Anyone have an idea on cost difference between gloss formica and velour? Our builder has…
I have the blanco siligranite sinks in black and absolutely love them. Everyone warned me against them and said they would scratch etc. but they are perfect. My only gripe…
Sep 20, 2017 5:25 pm
laminate vs polyurethane kitchen pantry
I personally have had my fair share of laminate, be it for cabinetry or flooring. It really does not last as long as the carpenter said it would but recommended anyways…
Sinks & island benches
put the double sink to the side, i did to maximise bench space, plus for our u shaped kitchen it would like weird in the middle
leaves me just over 2metres of spare bench…
Sep 17, 2017 2:43 pm
I am a complete kitchen noob and need some help with a re-design.
It is a fairly small galley style kitchen, opening it all up just isnt an easy option so we are…
Symmetry V Practicality
I'm a firm proponent of function before form, especially in such a critical room as the kitchen, and I'd vote for the asymmetrical but more useful layout. I agree that…
Kitchen bar stools
Bar stools are really difficult to find those that truly match your taste. They either do not fit the height requirement or their design is too complicated. I had bought…
Sep 04, 2017 12:51 pm
If its just steam from a kettle and the doors are not vinyl wrap its not needed.
Laminate Cabinets - matte or gloss???
I think the matte finishes look cheap in laminate. I would use gloss.
But personally I wouldn't have a laminate door, I would have a semi gloss polyurethane(2pac) door in…
Kitchen sink mounting
I ended up buying a black granite sink on their website. That looks pretty awesome ah ah
Aug 17, 2017 1:42 pm
Kitchen design query
Because of the island alignment though, I'd still favour a door that matches the cabinetry over glass
I built his cold room in my basement for storing veggies from my garden.
Pictures and building steps --->
Tiles - Gloss or Matte???
I am a fan of matte, I think it hides more, however gloss is easier to clean. We chose matt originally but when that was discontinued we chose lappato. The tile we chose…
Aug 08, 2017 11:50 am
Island bench location
Is there any chance you could just swap the Family and Kitchen/Pantry/Laundry? You could rotate the kitchen 90 degrees so it faces the outside alfresco(?) or wraps around…
Our previous house. No issues with privacy or what not as kitchen overlooked the side of the house with fence
Aug 03, 2017 2:37 pm
Caesarstone. Fresh concrete, Raw Concrete
Yep, my sleek concrete does show every mark and wipe. Once a week we give it a proper clean using Jiff (which is essentially what the OEM cleaner is) and it comes up as…
Help! Repairing Crack in Kitchen Bench!
It looks as if they did the whole riverdance on it!
Does that hairline crack go all along to the tap? Hard to see in this pic.
You could possibly do a few things...…
Ceaserstone fresh concrete?
Wanting a white stone benchtop without going too gloss. We are having Dulux natural white shaker profile cupboards. Love the look of the fresh concrete in caeserstone.…
Jul 23, 2017 3:31 pm
has anyone installed a wet bar in their house and do you have any pics. just trying to get ideas for rumpus room and guest quarters thanks
are expert in it. Truly nice people and professional at all times.You can get help by them.
Has anyone upgraded their kitchen cabinetry at Cosham? We get silk laminex included but are keen to know the price difference if we upgrade!
Which Pellet Smoker to buy?
Pellet I would probably go a Traeger (depending on your budget)... but I would take a Kamado Joe/Primo Kamado over a pellet smoker any day of the week.
Jul 12, 2017 6:08 pm
stonemason Melbourne area
Thanks for your reply. I think I will have to go with the stonemason that the place where I purchased the kitchen said to use.
I just thought that paying $950 for the…
Jul 06, 2017 11:42 am
I personally love the idea of a huge living area and that the kitchen should be placed near the windows. It just makes sense to have good ventilation if you're going to be…
Urgent : Oven issue (replace?)
From the photo you have supplied the cooktop and the oven are clearly separate units.
If the oven is working fine then you only need to replace the cooktop! It looks to…
Pendant Light Help
Hmm maybe something with a bit of black or gold to offset all the white and tie in with the appliances/ timber
Check out Lighting Superstore - online retailer with…