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What makes cabinets good quality? What questions to ask?

What makes cabinets good quality? What questions to ask?
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Only a trained eye will pick the difference between a CNC cut kitchen and a well cut kitchen on a panel saw. No difference in quality if done correctly If a CNC is used…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Sep 05, 2017 2:07 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens

We have bitten the bulletproof and decided to renovate kitchen. Kitchen is being done by Creative-Kitchens http://www.creative-kitchens.com.au Here are some pictures…

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shakey55
Sep 27, 2017 5:40 pm
mike100jobstodo
mike100jobstodo
10 September 2015

Links- Benchtops

Links- Benchtops
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I work closely with a company called CUSTOM STONE WA in Malaga, Western Australia. We manufacture our own engineered and…

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mike100jobstodo
Sep 10, 2015 10:46 am
Joker
Joker
19 November

New Kitchen layout help

New Kitchen layout help

Your fridge in the corner has the wall level with fridge, if so, your fridge door won't open, fridge needs to be 75mm out from wall in oder for left door to open fully.

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Joker
Nov 19, 2017 10:26 pm
scrapbizz
scrapbizz
16 November

GLASS SPLASHBACKS - PERTH please

GLASS SPLASHBACKS - PERTH please

Recommendations for Glass splashbacks. Do not recommend a Splash of Glass in Wangara to me - took a deposit and now not able to deliver the splashback before christmas. …

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scrapbizz
Nov 16, 2017 4:26 pm
scrapbizz
twylamc
twylamc
16 November

Sinks & island benches

Sinks & island benches

Not sure if this query is for me or joker?

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twylamc
Nov 16, 2017 1:57 pm
twylamc

All. Doing a medium update on this kitchen and want some ideas on color. Kitchen will get new laminate bench tops and the cupboards (doors and back) will be painted. New…

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Alwaysmoretodo
Nov 15, 2017 8:29 pm

Found this a bit extravagant though. Could be used for tea and wine upstairs.

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lee.lim
Nov 12, 2017 9:38 am

I have been told by a rep that the design of my corner pullout allows the shelves to hit each other and is not an install problem. Loaded or in loaded it constantly hits…

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Pmburke
Nov 09, 2017 11:11 am
renofreakout
renofreakout
9 November

Novocore 100% waterproof kitchen flooring, should I buy?

Novocore 100% waterproof kitchen flooring, should I buy?

Hi yes we too are interested in this. However we had a flooring company say it’s not true. So still on look out. eBay has had some too. So confusing!

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renofreakout
Nov 09, 2017 4:52 am

Would love to know your thoughts if you think this style is going to be a winner. We are working on many design projects already with this look and think its going to gain…

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Blue Tea
Nov 08, 2017 12:17 am
Blue Tea
laoskiwi
laoskiwi
7 November

Henley Upgrades

Henley Upgrades

RE: Cabinetry Upgrades ... it will cost I small fortune I am sure ... We switched to Laminex Impressions in Overhead Kitchen Cabinetry, that was included and no extra cost…

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laoskiwi
Nov 07, 2017 8:52 am
FionaK
FionaK
4 November

Black sinks

Black sinks

I love the black sinks. Do you know if they can be under mounted with laminate bench tops?

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FionaK
Nov 04, 2017 10:49 am
FionaK
Carpentacular
Carpentacular
1 November

Recommendations to buy undermount 60cm rangehood

Recommendations to buy undermount 60cm rangehood

I changed two years ago I got from bunnings which works well the last maybe 6 years ago for next door and the first over 10 ago for us and it wasn't even an expensive one.…

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Carpentacular
Nov 01, 2017 10:24 am

Here's some shots of my kitchen to give you a feel. Benchtops are Cesarstone White Shimmer Cabinetry is Polytec Polar White Sheen Photo after move in, can see contrast…

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aloenyx
Oct 31, 2017 9:21 pm
aloenyx
AJW
AJW
26 October

Issue withe telescopic runners on oven

Issue withe telescopic runners on oven

Yup, same issue with 1 year old EVEP616BB.. Also do you find with yours that food takes a lot longer to cook than it should, like the temp isn't high enough? Not happy…

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AJW
Oct 26, 2017 8:13 pm
abdkud
abdkud
26 October

Acrylic Splashback????

Acrylic Splashback????

I got few samples from they are good, they have some new designs.

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abdkud
Oct 26, 2017 1:49 pm
Joker
Joker
25 October

Butlers Pantry - Open or Closed Shelf's

Butlers Pantry - Open or Closed Shelf's

I've gone 80%closed and a few shelves, looks classier with doors, but adding a few decent shelves allows 80% of most used items to be accessed easily, you will love this…

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Joker
Oct 25, 2017 9:11 pm
HBT Agency
HBT Agency
20 October

RE: Cabinet handles

RE: Cabinet handles

I would suggest you visit . They have a huge range of variety about cabinet handles, cabinet knobs,…

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HBT Agency
Oct 20, 2017 10:29 am
Southies
Southies
20 October

Cooktops using LPG

Cooktops using LPG

thank you very much for clarifying CuttingEdgeKitchens. :-D very helpful :z:

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Southies
Oct 20, 2017 8:54 am
Southies

Thoughts on kitchen colours for a hopeless case!

Thoughts on kitchen colours for a hopeless case!

I think the combination of colours does sound complementing looking at their hues. However, the overall outlook might be too dark. Even though your backsplash will be…

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CameronRobertson
Oct 16, 2017 4:02 pm
CameronRobertson

Cold storage room in basement - My project to preserve food

Cold storage room in basement - My project to preserve food

That looks nice and compact! Congrats on a job well done! I have always wanted my own cold room but I am not too sure about my ability to handle the insulation and…

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CameronRobertson
Oct 16, 2017 3:59 pm
CameronRobertson
PedroKim
PedroKim
11 October

Any Cooking Tools?

Any Cooking Tools?

You can also add stylish performance to your gourmet kitchen with…

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PedroKim
Oct 11, 2017 2:37 am
da_scud
da_scud
9 October

Importing kitchen appliances from Germany

Importing kitchen appliances from Germany

Thanks Alex - We are planning to bring in range hood, dishwasher and fridge.

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da_scud
Oct 09, 2017 8:22 am
theducks
theducks
9 October

Mondella (Bunnings) Cadenza Angled Vege Spray Sink Mixer?

Mondella (Bunnings) Cadenza Angled Vege Spray Sink Mixer?

It can be tightened down - best I can describe is to just keep trying, I got it in the end.

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theducks
Oct 09, 2017 1:14 am
theducks

looking for a joinery that will cut to size and install

looking for a joinery that will cut to size and install

All good. Yes joiners do a lot more than that. Its also a common misconception that carpenters can do this type of work or build kitchens. Sure they could have a go at…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Oct 08, 2017 7:56 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens

kitchen drawers

kitchen drawers

Unfortunately all builders are different. So builders allow there contractors to bill you directly for changes and other builders put huge mark ups on.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Oct 06, 2017 8:51 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

I bet this is quite a puzzle because it's such a small space. Do you mean it's 3.3 metres by 3.3 metres? ...and the sink is in the next room? Where have you put your…

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Verity Jayne
Sep 22, 2017 9:11 pm
Verity Jayne
lys245
lys245
20 September

Polar White v Classic White kitchen cabinets

Polar White v Classic White kitchen cabinets
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Hi there, I came across your pic and was wondering how you are finding the finger pulls on the top cabinets? We are thinking of doing the same - keeping the top as finger…

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lys245
Sep 20, 2017 11:14 am
CameronRobertson
CameronRobertson
19 September

laminate vs polyurethane kitchen pantry

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…

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CameronRobertson
Sep 19, 2017 8:52 pm
CameronRobertson
algernon
algernon
11 September

Symmetry V Practicality

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…

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algernon
Sep 11, 2017 11:50 pm
JM1911A1
JM1911A1
11 September

Best butlers/pantry wall cabniet options - Adelaide

Best butlers/pantry wall cabniet options - Adelaide

Anyone have any recommendations of the best places to get upper cabinets for a pantry in Adelaide? We also would be looking for an installer rather than DIY - the OH…

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JM1911A1
Sep 11, 2017 4:04 pm
JM1911A1

Price to upgrade 40mm Caesarstone?

Price to upgrade 40mm Caesarstone?

The builder doesn't actually supply it. They out source it to a stone mason.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Sep 10, 2017 12:08 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
AKB
AKB
8 September

Who sells a push to open, soft close large bin drawer?

Who sells a push to open, soft close large bin drawer?

We ended up with the Blum servo Drive on our bins and dishwashers in order to avoid handles

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AKB
Sep 08, 2017 11:02 pm
AKB

Painting kitchen cabinets with chalkboard paint?

Painting kitchen cabinets with chalkboard paint?

As long as you key the surface by sanding it properly the undercoat/paint will stick easily. Why chalk board paint?

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Sep 06, 2017 5:09 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CameronRobertson
CameronRobertson
4 September

Kitchen bar stools

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…

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CameronRobertson
Sep 04, 2017 3:25 pm
CameronRobertson
Joker
Joker
4 September

To Handle or Not Handle????

To Handle or Not Handle????

For me I love the look of over sized architectural looking handles, and cabinets stay cleaner longer.

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Joker
Sep 04, 2017 1:51 pm

Appliance steam

Appliance steam

If its just steam from a kettle and the doors are not vinyl wrap its not needed.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Sep 04, 2017 1:24 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens

Laminate Cabinets - matte or gloss???

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…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Sep 04, 2017 1:23 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens

20mm vs 40mm caesarstone benchtops

20mm vs 40mm caesarstone benchtops

20 or 40 there is no difference in quality only looks.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 29, 2017 5:52 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens

Kitchen sink mounting

Kitchen sink mounting

I ended up buying a black granite sink on their website. That looks pretty awesome ah ah :)

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 29, 2017 5:49 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
annielee
annielee
26 August

formica snowdrift = laminex polar white ?

formica snowdrift = laminex polar white ?

thanks for your comment.. will have another look at the cabinet this week..

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annielee
Aug 26, 2017 8:22 am
rattleAU
rattleAU
17 August

Kitchen drawers - Any cool gadgets, inserts or ideas?

Kitchen drawers - Any cool gadgets, inserts or ideas?

Than ks for the reply CuttingEdgeKitchens. Will look into it. Althom, I've seen some pretty sweet ones where people fit towel rails to the inside of cupboard doors are…

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rattleAU
Aug 17, 2017 2:32 am
Southies
Southies
11 August

Electrolux or Westinghouse

Electrolux or Westinghouse

great to hear algernon - thank you

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Southies
Aug 11, 2017 11:55 pm
Southies
AvaG
AvaG
11 August

Kitchen design query

Kitchen design query

Because of the island alignment though, I'd still favour a door that matches the cabinetry over glass

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AvaG
Aug 11, 2017 10:30 pm
bank
bank
8 August

Tiles - Gloss or Matte???

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…

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bank
Aug 08, 2017 12:50 pm
bank

Island bench location

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…

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First_Timer_Ray
Aug 04, 2017 5:02 pm
First_Timer_Ray


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