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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 11:14 am
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 9:29 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 4:55 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 12:27 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 11:01 am
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donR
Jun 22, 2012 10:39 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 8:44 am
Nayzv

A few more pics of the kitchen. Spice drawer…

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kmcgreg
Jun 19, 2012 9:50 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 8:00 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 7:58 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 7:16 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 12:27 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 12:07 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 8:43 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 1:26 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 13, 2012 11:09 pm

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 5:57 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 5:27 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 7:49 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 9:17 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 10:09 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 6:35 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 8:33 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 1:17 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 3:46 pm
Pete_n_Pet
Pete_n_Pet
31 May 2012

Hard Decision

Hard Decision
1, 2

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 12:11 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 10:02 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 11:12 am
Treeseachanger
Treeseachanger
30 May 2012

Kitchen Hardware (Knobs and Handles) - where?

Kitchen Hardware (Knobs and Handles) - where?

Tradco are wholesalers for these type of handles... If you google you will come up with retail suppliers. :D

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Treeseachanger
May 30, 2012 10:35 am
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 29, 2012 11:03 pm
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 7:04 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 2:46 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 8:00 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 11:16 am
MissyP
MissyP
27 May 2012

Please help with my kitchen cabinet size!

Please help with my kitchen cabinet size!

I think it was at this point DH reminded me that more than half the world's population lives in mud huts - really helpful…

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MissyP
May 27, 2012 12:01 am
MissyP

base kitchen cabinet depth

base kitchen cabinet depth

You can get cabinets in any depth you like. Just go to a cabinet maker.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
May 25, 2012 6:33 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Laila
Laila
25 May 2012

Hideaway bins & Insinkerator under fullsize or 3/4 bowl

Hideaway bins & Insinkerator under fullsize or 3/4 bowl
1, 2

I like having the bins right under sink, perfect for the scrapping the food scraps before plates go into the sink or dishwasher. We also have no drawerhandles so my…

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Laila
May 25, 2012 11:41 am
lily-bear
lily-bear
21 May 2012

Rangehood Bargain

Rangehood Bargain

Looking for a well priced rangehood Check out Insane Deals Online Store, ive bought a SS rangehood Robinhood 900 , paid near $500 with post price now down again, inhome…

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lily-bear
May 21, 2012 6:34 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
18 May 2012

Induction ventilation???

Induction ventilation???

Sounds to me like if you don't do it, you won't have a warranty, and if there was a fire, you would not have insurance... It also sound very easy to comply. Ed

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ECOECO
May 18, 2012 3:13 pm
ECOECO
caz_770
caz_770
14 May 2012

Kitchen in new house - Ideas for microwave space??

Kitchen in new house - Ideas for microwave space??

@MrZebra Yeah, Mum mentioned the large cooktop without bench space being an issue. One of many points that made it a "badly designed kitchen". As it's my 1st build, I can…

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caz_770
May 14, 2012 11:03 pm
caz_770
Laila
Laila
14 May 2012

Kitchen colors to match osprey bench tops

Kitchen colors to match osprey bench tops

We have white polyurethane cupboards, latte colour glass splashback and then have painted the kitchen a light sky blue, absolutely love it!

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Laila
May 14, 2012 4:02 pm
chippy
chippy
14 May 2012

Pantry drawers behind pantry doors

Pantry drawers behind pantry doors

Those are a Hettich product. All manufatcturers make a similar product. Just ask your cabinet maker and they should have one in the brand they use.

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chippy
May 14, 2012 10:05 am
chippy
moo
moo
13 May 2012

Outdoor sink

Outdoor sink

Yeah is definitely a proper sewer inspection line, even has a cover on top of it which states it. Though I do have a few of those fake drainage grates similar to yours.

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moo
May 13, 2012 11:14 pm
deb17
deb17
10 May 2012

Coffee Machine under $500

Coffee Machine under $500

His a good Son and must have a great Mum. My children bought mine for me 2.

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deb17
May 10, 2012 4:34 pm
Marcoola32
Marcoola32
9 May 2012

How wide r your kitchen drawers?

How wide r your kitchen drawers?

Ours are 900 wide, we only really went that size because we had 2700mm to work with and figured chopping that in 3 worked well. We'll see once our kitchen goes in I guess! Em

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Marcoola32
May 09, 2012 1:16 pm
Trish
Trish
8 May 2012

Cannon Gas Stove / Oven

Cannon Gas Stove / Oven

Thanks delatite13 Unfortunately the model I was looking for isn't listed on their site but thanks for the links

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Trish
May 08, 2012 5:33 pm
Trish
Koroboo
Koroboo
8 May 2012

Advice needed re kitchen renovation

Advice needed re kitchen renovation

Hi there, We currently have in our place (soon to be smooshed) full gloss white poly cupboard doors with the u-shaped handle-less top (not shark edge). We find it great,…

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Koroboo
May 08, 2012 4:08 pm
Lex
Lex
7 May 2012

Siliconing a tiled kitchen splashabck

Siliconing a tiled kitchen splashabck

Hmmmmm ... don't tempt me again guys! Otherwise my lovely splashback could be easily ruined !! :oops:

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Lex
May 07, 2012 3:06 pm
Lex

What colours are avail in Silestone tops?

What colours are avail in Silestone tops?

Silestone will be selecting a few stone masons to use their product. We met with their Victorian representative last…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
May 07, 2012 1:42 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens


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