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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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, a service Kitchen Solvers pioneered, involves stripping your existing cabinets down to the frame, removing the drawers, door fronts and hinges until all you have left…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 07, 2018 2:52 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Lourance
Lourance
14 September

Show me your kitchen...

Show me your kitchen...
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Also if you are curious the floor tiles are Alto Ash DC Porcelain 300x600mm

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Lourance
Sep 14, 2018 3:41 pm
Michelle
Michelle
8 February

Links- Benchtops

Links- Benchtops
1, 2, 3

Thinking this post might need an up date...:)

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Michelle
Feb 08, 2018 6:39 pm
Michelle
Melbournevic
Melbournevic
Yesterday

Ventilation of butler’s pantry

Ventilation of butler’s pantry

This is an older thread but we're doing the same but relocating the stove, oven and rangehood to butler's pantry. We have added 2 exhaust fans which will be ducted…

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Melbournevic
Sep 19, 2018 9:01 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
Yesterday

Best value kitchen design ideas?

Best value kitchen design ideas?

My tip is to spend money where it is noticeable, and don’t spend money for a name when it’s not obvious. Sinks are a good example. Some of the "top"names will cost…

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arcadelt
Sep 19, 2018 8:35 pm

Location: Perth, WA I've got a White Gloss kitchen with 2 pack paint finish & Blum soft closing draws & push to open overhead cabinetry that I need to resell. Tiny…

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KonkretHaus
Sep 18, 2018 11:39 pm
KonkretHaus
Joker
Joker
17 September

How does your fridge look? Pics?

How does your fridge look? Pics?

The flush fridges have two huge problems, their in practical due to been so small in depth, and are stupidly over priced for less, you need a really wide fridge to make it work.

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Joker
Sep 17, 2018 7:58 pm
jerrywilson
jerrywilson
14 September

My first kitchen reno designs. Please tell me what you think

My first kitchen reno designs. Please tell me what you think

I think it's a good idea, but you need professional help. Once i "made" all myself, it was horrible

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jerrywilson
Sep 14, 2018 1:40 am
jerrywilson
red wolf
red wolf
13 September

Kitchen layout help

Kitchen layout help

I also am confused as to where the doors are located. I personally think both options are not ideal. For option 1, your kitchen space seems very crammed and doesn't offer…

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red wolf
Sep 13, 2018 5:47 am
Choppy182
Choppy182
11 September

Replacing cabinet doors with handle less

Replacing cabinet doors with handle less

Blum tip on tandem drawers and push catch doors for floor cabinets (10mm under hang on over heads) is the cheapest way around this. As some users have said, shark nose…

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Choppy182
Sep 11, 2018 8:22 pm

Does anyone have experience with this granite benchtop or another whitish variety? Considering putting it in our kitchen and generally don't know anyone with light…

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Tintin444
Sep 02, 2018 10:44 am
Choppy182
Choppy182
29 August

Has anyone removed laminate flooring skirting.

Has anyone removed laminate flooring skirting.

Definitely won't be glued, as CEK said, chisel under and pull. Keep off cut. Can come in handy if you need to fill in any spots particularly if fridge doesn't cover the…

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Choppy182
Aug 29, 2018 5:40 pm

Question on payment schedule for new kitchen

Question on payment schedule for new kitchen

I would be wary of paying 85% before even seeing your kitchen. This should be all outlined in the contract before paying the deposit. When we do kitchens our payment…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 29, 2018 11:23 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
arcadelt
arcadelt
21 August

Low ceiling and pendant lights

Low ceiling and pendant lights

I think Hillsbuilds has given a good answer. All I would add is that how it looks will depend on the height and width of your pendant lights. Also, make sure to check…

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arcadelt
Aug 21, 2018 2:42 pm
Linnda64
Linnda64
18 August

Sink Strainer Plugs Not Holding Water

Sink Strainer Plugs Not Holding Water

Hi Guys, Not all sink plug/strainers are the sme size. If your sink is pre 2010 then the new plugs/strainers won't work. They will leak. I have an Oliveri sink pre 2010…

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Linnda64
Aug 18, 2018 10:47 pm

Would you do a bold blue kitchen, or is a neutral palette more your thing? Get inspired by this award-winning blue kitchen here, and look forward to hearing your thoughts…

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Blue Tea
Aug 18, 2018 6:27 am
Blue Tea

2Pac!

2Pac!

No not easily by eye. I am sure it could be tested but its very hard to spot when its new.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 07, 2018 2:49 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Drew01
Drew01
6 August

Adhesive child safety locks on 2pac

Adhesive child safety locks on 2pac

nay - we've never had locks on our cupboards in the kitchen, laundry, bathroom, and have twins. we established boundaries for them when they were babies, and have never…

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Drew01
Aug 06, 2018 3:59 pm
Drew01

Organising stone bench tops yourself to save $

Organising stone bench tops yourself to save $

Yes you can organise the stone yourself but as Choppy said you could have some problems.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 06, 2018 7:29 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

Vinyl wrap doors - matte white

Vinyl wrap doors - matte white

Well straight up they are nothing like me if they even entertain the thought of selling a vinyl wrap kitchen. I strongly recommend against using it!

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 06, 2018 7:26 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

Kitchen island with floating floor?

Kitchen island with floating floor?

The fridge panel is left off and fitted after the floor has been installed. The panel is screwed to the floor using two small brackets. There is no issue with this at all.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 06, 2018 7:25 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
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Choppy182
Aug 02, 2018 6:43 pm

Changing cabinet doors after handover?

Changing cabinet doors after handover?

Personally I wouldn't use "thermolaminate stuff" in a kitchen. If you google vinyl wrap you will see 1000s of people complaining about it lifting around head sources like…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 02, 2018 7:52 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

NEW SHOWROOM COMMING SOON!!!

NEW SHOWROOM COMMING SOON!!!

Kitchen Design Victoria is excited to announce we will be opening a new showroom in the heart of Nunawading in…

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Kitchen Design Victoria
Aug 01, 2018 10:49 am
Kitchen Design Victoria
TheShed
TheShed
30 July

Waterfall on island bench

Waterfall on island bench

I’m getting waterfall ends on my island bench as I don’t want my small child walking into a corner of the breakfast bar. If I wasn’t having overhang I wouldn’t…

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TheShed
Jul 30, 2018 10:09 am
Nuri
Nuri
26 July

help with splashback issue in new house

help with splashback issue in new house

they attempted to rectify by re-tiling the whole lot straight over the top AGAIN. I actually can't believe I'm back to square one. Talk about being stressed out!

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Nuri
Jul 26, 2018 12:42 pm
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CathyG
Jul 23, 2018 8:51 pm
reaver
reaver
23 July

Waterfall material same as cabinets rather than benchtop

Waterfall material same as cabinets rather than benchtop

But the OP has a CaesarStone bench top! You wouldn't put laminated panels like in the photo with caesarstone. The OP was talking about putting polyurethane or…

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reaver
Jul 23, 2018 12:02 pm
reaver

Undermount Sink - Installation costs?

Undermount Sink - Installation costs?

I love how its a builder price. My stone mason charges an extra $250 for an undermount bowl cut and polish. Anything much more than that and the builder is taking the…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Jul 19, 2018 1:19 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
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colin1
Jul 18, 2018 4:53 pm
colin1
StoneGuru
StoneGuru
16 July

Smartstone benchtops

Smartstone benchtops

Company is Australia wide.

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StoneGuru
Jul 16, 2018 5:56 pm
StoneGuru

I am looking at moving my kitchen into the dining room, just wondering if anyone could share their thoughts on this. There is currently a arch way which I would brick in…

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meercat
Jul 08, 2018 6:14 pm

Kitchen Quality

Kitchen Quality

Yes I know there are machines that do it but the thin piece of edging at the top can get damaged easily.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Jul 04, 2018 7:24 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

We're specialists in Marble, Granite and Engineered Stone for both residential and commercial applications. View our website to learn more or visit our Wangara showroom in…

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Medici Marble and Granite
Jul 03, 2018 3:51 pm
Medici Marble and Granite
tsoonie
tsoonie
3 July

Butlers pantry & finding the right spot for upright freezer

Butlers pantry & finding the right spot for upright freezer

I’d be inclined to put the freezer in the wip directly behind where you currently have in mind, so in the left hand corner. I quite like the expanded Butler’s only…

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tsoonie
Jul 03, 2018 12:26 am
cdzaza
cdzaza
2 July

Anyone heard of Ariston?

Anyone heard of Ariston?

Have had Aristotle stove hot plate and range , they lasted for over 14 years and never had a problem with any of them the only reason I’m getting new is updating.

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cdzaza
Jul 02, 2018 7:04 pm
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Choppy182
Jun 23, 2018 4:30 pm
ashlisa
ashlisa
18 June

kickboard colour...

kickboard colour...
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Can someone gove me trinas details...id love to see her pics of zincworks. We have chosen zincworks and would love to see more pics of it in homes rather than just the…

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ashlisa
Jun 18, 2018 11:15 pm

If you don't have them, then you either need an extra large opening for the fridge or you need to push it out so the doors are proud of the walls. This diagram from the…

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arcadelt
Jun 17, 2018 10:30 am
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mj-mac4
Jun 16, 2018 2:04 pm
mj-mac4

We used Pure Mineralstone for the benchtop in our laundry, but engineered stone elsewhere. That was the laminate that was closest to the stone. We have parchment…

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arcadelt
Jun 05, 2018 10:02 pm
SallyKat
SallyKat
5 June

Laminex Diamond Gloss Benchtops Anyone?

Laminex Diamond Gloss Benchtops Anyone?

Has anyone had White Valencia / Pure Mineralstone / Carra Blanco / Grigio Grafite used for their bench tops please? Are you happy with how they look. I'm having pretty…

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SallyKat
Jun 05, 2018 4:35 pm
weekm
weekm
5 June

Indoor cooktop for outdoor kitchen?

Indoor cooktop for outdoor kitchen?

Hi I just read your post and would be interested to know did you go ahead with your outdoor kitchen with an indoor cooktop? if yes, did you choose a ceramic gas cooktop?…

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weekm
Jun 05, 2018 9:49 am

Zip Taps - are they worth it or a PITA?

Zip Taps - are they worth it or a PITA?

We had one in the house we built in 2012 and absolutely loved it. It had all three options...BUT it was a complimentary upgrade from the builder. We've just signed up to…

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stellabella
May 26, 2018 12:13 am
stellabella
kks
kks
24 May

Using a benchtop for a study desk - Where to find?

Using a benchtop for a study desk - Where to find?

Trademaster, in Granville, will likely be able to look after you on this bench top need. Lovely, helpful people with super prices. I tell you, you will fall over when you…

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kks
May 24, 2018 11:47 pm

Accessories for Afa flow double undermount sink?

Accessories for Afa flow double undermount sink?

hi there, long time late but googling away & wondering if you found any in the end. Reece have a collection on their site now of Afa flow accessories

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Naomi Pommerel
May 22, 2018 12:10 pm

Install marble bench top after handover possible on tiles?

Install marble bench top after handover possible on tiles?

Removal of the handover and replacing it with your marble bench-top is very much possible provided its done the right way and by the experts. Get in touch with an expert…

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simplebenchtop
May 18, 2018 3:43 pm
simplebenchtop

Overhang

Overhang

300mm is the maximum overhang that CaesarStone and most other companys will warranty. Anything over that and you risk it snapping. It may have internal supports but it…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
May 15, 2018 7:09 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

Open pantry shelving

Open pantry shelving

I actually do like spaning any more than 800mm! At anything over 700mm I put a centre shelf pin in the back of the cabinet and suggest anything over 900 be fixed or…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
May 09, 2018 4:42 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
mishb
mishb
8 May

Undermount sink and Caesarstone Warranty

Undermount sink and Caesarstone Warranty

I've had undermount sinks in a stone benchtop for 15 years. They aren't big sinks so sometimes pots scrape the edges getting them in and out. …

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mishb
May 08, 2018 12:57 pm

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