Hi all, I'm renovating my kitchen at the moment (see attached plan for kitchen and laundry).
As you can…
Grey Kitchen Cupboards
Hi All ,
If you have a photo of your Grey color kitchen cupboards , could you please upload the photo and the color you selected.
I am interested for Tea House / Malay…
Jan 13, 2021 11:24 pm
Hi everyone, just about to send to drafty final kitchen plan. What do you think of my planned scullery layout? Is this ok. Please suggest any changes. I would be…
Jan 05, 2021 9:37 pm
Kick board around stove.
Hi new to the site, can someone advise if it’s okay to use continuous MDF plinth/kick board under a SS free standing range cooker please
Floating floor before waterfall bench
Unfortunately the short answer is no. This is because all natural floors expand and contract hence why there are gaps under metal trims, Scotia and skirting boards. This…
Joins in stone benchtops
Correct installation of stone requires a joint at every change of direction.
A U shaped kitchen will have a minimum of two joints.
I would also like to learn more about Laminam product for future reference.
We got a new kitchen with a wall of cabinets including the fridge & a wide pantry. These were shown as 700mm deep on the plans. Our cabinets were installed but only have a…
Absolute Matte $
Ask about Polytec Legato.
It is a factory applied paint like finish. Basically full 2.4x1.2 boards pre-finished in matt solid colour and timber grains.
The cabinet maker…
Cabinetry steam protection
Like I said. If heat shields have been installed then even around ovens it's generally ok.
The workmanship comes from the thermolaminate supplier not individual cabinet…
60mm Stone Feedback
Builder and quotes all match up - worth getting quotes and there is a lot of helpful info on the internet - like homeone !
Thanks for those you gave feedback.
We did a 40mm top with shadowline and sharknose .
We specced bench top height to be 950 above FFL.
The kitchen guys put a 19mm packer sheet under the stone to support…
Which Kitchen variation is best?... Help!
I'd agree that having the kitchen where it is in drawing#1 is best to optimise the northern aspect.
The actual design of kitchen #1 is terrible though.
That whole walk in…
Anyone know of a paid service for floor plan assistance, preferably that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg? I could just get a kitchen company out I guess..
Matt Black finish,
Hi, I'm renovating my kitchen soon and looking at products like Nikpol and Fenix NTN in a Matt Black finish, for drawers , cupboards and importantly bench-tops
Kitchen cupboards that look like drawers?
I support you in this desire. I am not the neat person, so kitchen cabinet handles are a perennial problem and a sponsor of my bruises. And this solution looks very elegant.
Sep 23, 2020 4:53 pm
Cooktop on breakfast bar. Am i Crazy?
It will make a bit of a splattery mess every time you cook. Your bench top also doesn’t look that big, will you have enough prep space? That said, I know people who have…
Fridge / freezer advice
I'm doing a week long trip to the richtersveld in the next couple of months (family of 4). I've got a 40L Engel. SWAMBO says its too small and is wondering where she…
Cooktop with integrated ventilation
yes I can tell you a bit. In Germany these cooktops are the most popular as Germans like to cook "into the room".
The best Brand is BORA, the model which is the one…
Porcelain sheets (12mm) for benchtops
Hi all! I am interested in this porcelain sheets (12mm) for my benchtops and was wondering if anyone from the forum has had experience with these sheets before? Any…
Matte White Benchtop
Does anyone have a white matte laminate benchtop? I would love to see pictures if so.
Sep 02, 2020 5:29 pm
That's right. Right now, it looks like this and the oven is too small to be mounted:
I just thought I'd use pine for the frame that holds the oven in place and the…
I have seen someone added continuous shelf on all 4 side of walls @ 2100mm height (above door).
example is in below image top most will be above the door opening. Only…
Ceiling Fans in Kitchens
We have a fan in our kitchen. No issue with grease as we use the rangehood that deals with that, and we clean it regularly just to deal with the natural amount of dust…
Painting kitchen cabinets
My son just bought an old house and wants to paint the kitchen cabinets. Does anyone have suggestions…
Advice for a functional kitchen/scullery
There are a few things i would consider changing.
1) The Walk In linen at the front of the house to be deleted as it seems there is ample storage throughout the house and…
You can never go wrong with
been using them for years.
Ask for Michael
Cabinetry after handover
Hi all! I am hoping to have my cabinetry in kitchen, and bathroom etc after handover. I am hoping to look for better stones for the benchtop and looking into colourtech…
high end refrigerators
If you're looking for high end take a look at & , I have two Liebherrs which are great but the Monolith & Sub-Zero are in another league.
Bad odour from stone bench top
I first would open up a drawer and look for printing on the underside of the stone slap. Each Ceasarstone has printing underneath, a) Ceasarstone, b) the colour name and…