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Treeseachanger
Jul 04, 2012 5:52 pm
tamz026
tamz026
4 July 2012

Anyone used Caesarstone $hitake?

Anyone used Caesarstone $hitake?

Very true. The lighting in the showroom I saw wasn't to bad. As there was a lot of natural light as well as a few lights so it didn't give a false colour. Seeing anything…

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tamz026
Jul 04, 2012 8:30 am

Kitchen Advice

Kitchen Advice

I hope Pat has his kitchen done by now as he posted this up in 2010!

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Jul 03, 2012 7:26 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens

What size is you fridge space?

What size is you fridge space?
1, 2

The fridge doors always have to stick out from the front of your cabinets. If they dont you wont be able to open the doors enough to pull the drawers out.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Jul 03, 2012 7:22 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens

Taking cupboard doors & drawers out of contract

Taking cupboard doors & drawers out of contract

If you have 2 pac installed after handover it will be alot cheaper! They average kitchen cost me $2000 to have sprayed. You could have the builder install the kitchen…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Jul 03, 2012 7:20 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
kenc
kenc
3 July 2012

Masters Hafele functionality kitchen

Masters Hafele functionality kitchen

Great to hear scriviamo. Yes, Masters somehow changed the name.. Anyway, all the cabinets are assembled without issues. Needed to cut abit out of the cross member running…

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kenc
Jul 03, 2012 2:56 pm
Evelin
Evelin
2 July 2012

Galley kitchen plan - feedback welcomed

Galley kitchen plan - feedback welcomed

The original plan is the best. The only thing which you could do is installing deeper cabinets, eg 750mm. That would give you more storage space and the 'gap' would not…

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Evelin
Jul 02, 2012 8:36 pm
Leni_82
Leni_82
1 July 2012

caesarstone

caesarstone

We used Urban in a kitchen not long ago. Looked good, simple 40mm edge

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Leni_82
Jul 01, 2012 11:49 pm
AussieMark
AussieMark
1 July 2012

Kitchen Sink Disposal Unit - Opinions from users/ installers

Kitchen Sink Disposal Unit - Opinions from users/ installers

Well I did as Chippy mentioned and I called the WaterBaord and they are not allowed in WA. Not sure about other states.

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AussieMark
Jul 01, 2012 9:53 pm
theanonyuser
theanonyuser
1 July 2012

Carrara Bianco Marble Tiles as Splashback - Will they be ok?

Carrara Bianco Marble Tiles as Splashback - Will they be ok?

I saw one person testing and they left the stains for a full 20mins, I can imagine myself not seeing something and leaving it overnight :) Anyway, I've found a really nice…

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theanonyuser
Jul 01, 2012 6:05 pm
doczim
doczim
30 June 2012

Drainage grooved into Cessarstone

Drainage grooved into Cessarstone
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We have been quoted $70 per drainage line and suggested 5 lines ought to do it. We ave chosen an Oliveri undermount sink …

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doczim
Jun 30, 2012 9:23 pm

Thank you! :D :D :z: :z: The image below from Houzz shows a green beaded board panel to the back of their bench. They have used a really vintage green colour though, whereas…

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Treeseachanger
Jun 30, 2012 7:13 pm
Michelle
Michelle
27 June 2012

Decision on tiles please

Decision on tiles please

Hi Michelle :D we have had a win with our builder! They have agreed to let us go owner supply for feature tiles and trims, yay! At first…

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Michelle
Jun 27, 2012 6:43 pm
Michelle
koolsville
koolsville
27 June 2012

Recommendation - Kitchen Cabinet Maker - Cockburn Area

Recommendation - Kitchen Cabinet Maker - Cockburn Area

Hi I'm looking for a cabinet maker for some overhead cupboards/shelf/glass front cupboards in the Cockburn Central area (Perth). Its not a complete kitchen renovation. …

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koolsville
Jun 27, 2012 5:10 pm
koolsville
Pete_n_Pet
Pete_n_Pet
26 June 2012

Kitchen cupboard handles - thoughts?

Kitchen cupboard handles - thoughts?

I love the look of no handles but for practical reasons, I want handles. To hang the hand towel, the tea towels, etc. Otherwise, need to think of where to hang these…

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Pete_n_Pet
Jun 27, 2012 12:06 am
Dreamer
Dreamer
24 June 2012

Opinions on Polar White v Classic White w/ CS White Shimmer?

Opinions on Polar White v Classic White w/ CS White Shimmer?

We went with Polar White in the end (Polytec Melamine Polar White Sheen). And White Shimmer CS. We are ripping out the old kitchen today and the new one goes in…

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Dreamer
Jun 24, 2012 3:05 pm
Leni_82
Leni_82
24 June 2012

Reconstituted stone Vs Granite

Reconstituted stone Vs Granite

Well Sahara is a deluxe colour that comes in 20mm thickness 3040 X 1440 I know you can buy jumbo slabs of some certain colours. Off the top of my head Sahara isn't one of…

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Leni_82
Jun 24, 2012 12:14 pm
Casa2
Casa2
24 June 2012

Distance of sink from bench edge

Distance of sink from bench edge
1, 2

At least that company that did you the dis-service went bust. Hopefully that will be a lesson to other companies to look after their customers, which is the reason for…

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Casa2
Jun 24, 2012 10:29 am
AJW
AJW
22 June 2012

Kitchen units Birmingham

Kitchen units Birmingham

Kitchen units Birmingham I really don’t understand how the high street still survives when the internet is so fiercely competative. I found…

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AJW
Jun 22, 2012 5:55 pm
Dreamer
Dreamer
22 June 2012

Cupboard/Drawers Handles,Vertical or Horizontal???

Cupboard/Drawers Handles,Vertical or Horizontal???
1, 2

I would suggest to look at some products https://www.doup.com.au that can give you huge range of cabinet handles, cabinet knobs, shop for cabinet hardware, wall hooks. visit them

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Dreamer
Jun 22, 2012 1:27 pm
donR
donR
22 June 2012

Corian vs Caesarstone

Corian vs Caesarstone

We have had both, Ceaser Stone Organic White/Raven and Corian Glacier White. The ceaser stone is great, looks nice, feels like stone, but can chip and hard to or cannot…

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donR
Jun 22, 2012 12:01 pm
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donR
Jun 22, 2012 11:39 am

Hi everyone, ::smile:: hoping you all can share some ideas with me on how to fit out my walk in pantry. its dimentions: W.1000 wall with alcoves 3520 oppisite wall…

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Nayzv
Jun 22, 2012 9:44 am
Nayzv

A few more pics of the kitchen. Spice drawer…

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kmcgreg
Jun 19, 2012 10:50 pm
Jaans
Jaans
19 June 2012

Garbage Draw In The Kitchen

Garbage Draw In The Kitchen

We got a Hettich 2x20l door pull on tracks unit - cost $680.

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Jaans
Jun 19, 2012 9:00 pm
Jaans
Jaans
19 June 2012

1 & 3/4 Sink - Waste disposal (Insinkerator)under which bowl

1 & 3/4 Sink - Waste disposal (Insinkerator)under which bowl

We have an Abey 1 and 3/4 sink (one bowl is full size the other is 3/4). If you have a waste disposal systems, would it matter under which bowl it gets installed?

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Jaans
Jun 19, 2012 8:58 pm

Trying to imitate 2 pac!!

Trying to imitate 2 pac!!
1, 2

I think I may bite the bullet and get new polyurethane doors done; that way fewer future problems. Also need some laundry cupboard doors done too, but…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Jun 19, 2012 8:16 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
renomart
renomart
16 June 2012

700mm concealed rangehood over 900mm cooktop

700mm concealed rangehood over 900mm cooktop

I always go one size LARGER than the cooktop surface

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renomart
Jun 16, 2012 1:27 pm
renomart
colleen01
colleen01
16 June 2012

black gloss or matt benchtops????

black gloss or matt benchtops????

Hi, Its been nearly a year since I've had my kitchen installed and I did use Wilsonart HD for my benchtops. Unfortunately no one I knew had even heard of this product let…

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colleen01
Jun 16, 2012 1:07 pm
Charnley
Charnley
14 June 2012

ARISTON or BOSCH

ARISTON or BOSCH

I had Ariston in our last house. Oven cooked really well but reliability was poor (2 elements in 4 years). Will be going Bosch this time. They have great reviews so if…

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Charnley
Jun 14, 2012 9:43 pm
Charnley
kiwi
kiwi
14 June 2012

Kitchen layout; recommendations based on experience?

Kitchen layout; recommendations based on experience?
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Formica is laninate. Or a brand of laminate I think. Anyway same as laminate! Very hard wearing, scratch resistant if you don't cut direct on it, harder than wood anyway.…

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kiwi
Jun 14, 2012 2:26 pm
kiwi
Treeseachanger
Treeseachanger
13 June 2012

Variation between Caesarstone sample and actual benchtop

Variation between Caesarstone sample and actual benchtop

This is certainly a cautionary tale! Who would've thought "yellow" tones to a product called Glacier??? I guess they should be asking people to select their "batch",…

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Treeseachanger
Jun 14, 2012 12:09 am

Face lift kitchen v new kitchen

Face lift kitchen v new kitchen

13K for a facelift with laminate tops? What else did you have done? That seems quite high.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Jun 13, 2012 6:57 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
cornflower
cornflower
11 June 2012

Kitchen Subway Tile Splashback - HELP!

Kitchen Subway Tile Splashback - HELP!

Hey Vince - just wondering if you managed to track any of these down? i'm looking for the same thing - not much luck so far!! Cheers Julia Hey…

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cornflower
Jun 11, 2012 6:27 pm
moji
moji
9 June 2012

color selection for the brickwall

color selection for the brickwall

I my ordering an offwhite kitchen cabinet with charcoal benchtop but my husband thinks it will darken the room with the red brownish bricks and the timer floor I do like…

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moji
Jun 09, 2012 8:49 pm
Mac25
Mac25
8 June 2012

Width between kitchen benches?

Width between kitchen benches?

Thanks for the advise, I have measured my Mum's new kitchen and she has 1060 between bench tops which seems fine. Hopefully mine will work out the same.

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Mac25
Jun 08, 2012 10:17 pm
mia100
mia100
8 June 2012

What to put against our kitchen window bline/venetian/etc

What to put against our kitchen window bline/venetian/etc

We have just had our kitchen renovated. We would like to know what to put on our window for a covering. Blind or venetian etc. The cupboard is very close to the window…

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mia100
Jun 08, 2012 11:09 am

Which one is structurally more superior than another,Bulkhead above the kitchen cupboards is MDF or Plaster boards (frame)…

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AJW
Jun 04, 2012 7:35 pm
8acon
8acon
3 June 2012

Kitchen Dilema!! PLEASE help a newbie

Kitchen Dilema!! PLEASE help a newbie

I haven't seen any kitchens with 3 sides one colour and 1 another. I've only ever seen two colours if there is a waterfall there to break it up. Do you have any…

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8acon
Jun 03, 2012 9:33 pm
8acon
rocketship
rocketship
2 June 2012

Jars/Containers for Pantry

Jars/Containers for Pantry
1, 2

It's tupperware modular mates all the way for me - I am slightly obsessed!!! :wink: It might be a higher initial outlay because they aren't cheap but I think most people can…

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rocketship
Jun 02, 2012 2:17 pm
amir1234
amir1234
1 June 2012

Opinions needed on kitchen colour schemes...

Opinions needed on kitchen colour schemes...

White looks better on the graphic and is probably a safer option. Have you considered a different accent colour for the splash back? Something to add a bit of interest so…

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amir1234
Jun 01, 2012 4:46 pm
Pete_n_Pet
Pete_n_Pet
31 May 2012

Hard Decision

Hard Decision
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Ok, so I see no one picked Freestyle Laminex in my poll. Looks like Quantum Quartz is the cheapest compare to Essa Stone and CaesarStone…

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Pete_n_Pet
May 31, 2012 1:11 am
Brett854
Brett854
30 May 2012

Island Bench 3560

Island Bench 3560

Thanks for your comments. We have found a granite slab about 3.5 that the cabinet maker says will get us a 3.4 mtr island so i think we are going to do that. 160mm isn't…

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Brett854
May 30, 2012 11:02 pm
alt0160
alt0160
30 May 2012

Do you have matching handles in the kitchen and laundry?

Do you have matching handles in the kitchen and laundry?

In our appartment everything is the same throughout - handles, cabinets, benchtops, tiles. We are doing the same in our house.

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alt0160
May 30, 2012 12:12 pm
Charnley
Charnley
29 May 2012

Shaker Doors

Shaker Doors

Thanks for that info Trees. As for inspiration here is my new favourite http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/2597049/thumbs/Favourites :D

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Charnley
May 30, 2012 12:03 am
Charnley
Michelle
Michelle
29 May 2012

Back splash

Back splash

Tiles would be your cheapest choice. :D

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Michelle
May 29, 2012 8:04 pm
Michelle
namweng
namweng
29 May 2012

White cabinetry and white stone bench - what colour splash?

White cabinetry and white stone bench - what colour splash?

A friend has a pure white kitchen with white marble top along with a metallic silver splash book. Definitely looks good. It really depends on how you want to decorate…

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namweng
May 29, 2012 3:46 pm
paulw11
paulw11
28 May 2012

Metallic/Auto paint for splashback?

Metallic/Auto paint for splashback?

Hi I don't know about using auto paints, but try giving Ozzie Splashbacks a call - http://www.ozziesplash.com.au/acrylicsplashbacks. They…

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paulw11
May 28, 2012 9:00 pm

If your drawers are standard 40, 60 or 80cm wide, you can try Ikea (They also have drawers for 30 and 50cm cupboards but they come in a set of three). Their drawers come…

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Jaeger LeCoultre
May 28, 2012 12:16 pm


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