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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 11:05 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 14, 2012 12:14 am
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 5:34 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 2:16 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 6:33 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 5:08 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 4:06 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 2:42 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
AussieMark
AussieMark
5 May 2012

Anyone used fesal.com.au? Positive/negative feedback?

Anyone used fesal.com.au? Positive/negative feedback?

Well I live in Singapore and am looking at Grohe taps etc and I think they are quite a bit cheaper. The model numbers are different only by the last digit but all…

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AussieMark
May 05, 2012 1:40 am
Evelin
Evelin
4 May 2012

Lazy susan, lemans etc

Lazy susan, lemans etc

with a corner unit you actually loose some space, it has been calculated and documented by German kitchen suppliers. the problem with any corner unit is, you can have only…

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Evelin
May 04, 2012 8:28 pm
Goldfish
Goldfish
4 May 2012

Kitchen benchtops

Kitchen benchtops

I know a friend who got a benchtop that looked like stone, but wasn't actually stone, and it could be moulded and shaped really easily. Not sure if it's cheaper but might…

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Goldfish
May 04, 2012 6:21 pm
mia100
mia100
3 May 2012

Need help with colours for splashback, handles and kickboard

Need help with colours for splashback, handles and kickboard

Thank you for your advice. We have now decided to have floating floorboards instead of tiles. Not sure what colour yet. I dont know anything about floorboards. The…

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mia100
May 03, 2012 10:00 pm
Dreamer
Dreamer
3 May 2012

Harn Kitchen Hardware - Comments/ Feedback

Harn Kitchen Hardware - Comments/ Feedback

I was just searching "Harn" and this thread came up. I was just looking at our kitchen reno quote and they have written down "Harn". I assume they are okay?!

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Dreamer
May 03, 2012 6:25 pm
* jas *
* jas *
3 May 2012

If you have a white kitchen with white walls...please help!

If you have a white kitchen with white walls...please help!

Our walls are solver slightly and our kitchen is polar white with stipple seal bench top and our splash back is white tiles. I love it, I was a little worried it would…

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* jas *
May 03, 2012 3:30 pm
kmcgreg
kmcgreg
2 May 2012

Comments please on our kitchen cabinets

Comments please on our kitchen cabinets

Thanks all for the comments...I can't type much as doing this on my phone as our phone is cut at the moment so no adsl. Anyway the joiner is going to make drawer panels…

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kmcgreg
May 02, 2012 10:33 pm
gesinta7
gesinta7
2 May 2012

Zampatti Appliances...

Zampatti Appliances...

Any thoughts on Zampatti appliances would be much appreciated....

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gesinta7
May 02, 2012 9:33 pm
gesinta7
gesinta7
2 May 2012

Is satin Albedor hard to clean and does it scratch easily

Is satin Albedor hard to clean and does it scratch easily

I have a French Provincial style kitchen, albedor... i think mine is the texture ..i was never given a choice ... i have had my kitchen for 4 yrs and the quality is…

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gesinta7
May 02, 2012 9:15 pm

What do you recommend for kitchen appliances?

What do you recommend for kitchen appliances?

If you like cooking pizza, Ilve's got a new pizza oven in which you can cook a pizza in less than 3 mins. I've tried one in their showroom and the result was pretty…

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Jaeger LeCoultre
May 01, 2012 11:06 pm
amandla
amandla
1 May 2012

Advice on wall cabinets above the sink and uneven bulkhead

Advice on wall cabinets above the sink and uneven bulkhead

Thanks so much for your replies. I thought the height above a gas stove was more like 750 but thanks for the tip to check the actual rangehood - I didn't know that…

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amandla
May 01, 2012 11:33 am
monkeypantz
monkeypantz
1 May 2012

Our Kitchen has been delivered to the house!!!

Our Kitchen has been delivered to the house!!!

Very nice! I love the colour (I'm partial to earthy/brown tones myself) :D

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monkeypantz
May 01, 2012 9:51 am
jeanyos
jeanyos
30 April 2012

Chinese imported kitchen... Wanting some REAL buyer feedback

Chinese imported kitchen... Wanting some REAL buyer feedback

Thanks for this real food for thought!! Making me stop and think. I am going to challenge the supplier to a Formaldehyde test kit in his workshop. This is a family…

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jeanyos
Apr 30, 2012 7:06 pm
unfunkable
unfunkable
29 April 2012

price check on a quantum quartz bench

price check on a quantum quartz bench

yeah sounds abit expensive to me... the lady did say where ever it overhangs it looks like its 40mm but the part that is the bench over the cupboard it will be 20mm

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unfunkable
Apr 29, 2012 4:23 pm
theyetti
theyetti
29 April 2012

Powerpoint to Waterfall Edge

Powerpoint to Waterfall Edge

We didn't want to spoil the clean lines of our waterfall edges so we had a double power point (Clipsal Saturn O/M) installed in each top corner under the bench overhang. …

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theyetti
Apr 29, 2012 11:31 am
CC101
CC101
29 April 2012

300mm kitchen bench overhang with 20mm stone

300mm kitchen bench overhang with 20mm stone

both ceasor stone and quantum quartz installation manual states to have support underneath. I don't know why stone masons don't follow instructions.

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CC101
Apr 29, 2012 1:19 am
AubinGroveFan
AubinGroveFan
27 April 2012

Essa Stone or Freestyle

Essa Stone or Freestyle

It's been a while... Has anyone managed to install Freestyle Laminex benchtops to share some of their feedback, thoughts and experience?

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AubinGroveFan
Apr 27, 2012 1:28 am
GPL
GPL
25 April 2012

Different products can someone please explain ??

Different products can someone please explain ??

I wish i could help you with the pricing but have you considered getting timber stained? or getting your kitchen sprayed? I'm a 2 pack spray painter and personally, I…

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GPL
Apr 26, 2012 12:47 am
grumblebum54
grumblebum54
25 April 2012

Which vinyl wrap is better satin or texture or ?

Which vinyl wrap is better satin or texture or ?

Do you have to use vinyl wrap as so many of the "experts" warn against it. I also have CS ice snow and for the cupboards/drawers I used Polytec Classic White Sheen flat…

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grumblebum54
Apr 25, 2012 12:49 pm
grumblebum54
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
25 April 2012

Kitchen HELP

Kitchen HELP

The laminate primers are a big waste of money! The local hardware stores tell you that laminate cant be painted with out the special primer. THIS IS TOTALLY WRONG. To…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Apr 25, 2012 9:02 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
limesoda
limesoda
24 April 2012

Polyurethane or laminate cupboards?

Polyurethane or laminate cupboards?

Thank you! I'm starting to lean this way I think.

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limesoda
Apr 24, 2012 6:42 pm
Stray
Stray
24 April 2012

Has anyone heard of whiteboxshop.com.au?

Has anyone heard of whiteboxshop.com.au?

We are renovating our kitchen and while searching on google for flat pack kitchens I came across http://www.whiteboxshop.com.au but I have never heard of them. Has anyone…

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Stray
Apr 24, 2012 11:29 am
whikey
whikey
23 April 2012

Splashback - Caesarstone or glass

Splashback - Caesarstone or glass

Have to call SMEG again tomorrow....the kitchen people completed a quality control check tonight noticed I have a hole in my oven door...and another small dent on the…

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whikey
Apr 23, 2012 9:54 pm
greenfish
greenfish
23 April 2012

Question RE power and pipes for island bench

Question RE power and pipes for island bench

Yeah I know what you mean. I questioned the same thing with our build, but apparently that is the way it's done - one pipe that has heaps of other pipes running through it

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greenfish
Apr 23, 2012 8:24 pm
greenfish
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SoonerOrLater
Apr 23, 2012 1:35 pm
SoonerOrLater
SoonerOrLater
23 April 2012

Which kitchen would be more practical?

Which kitchen would be more practical?

In my opinion for practicality, would be the pantry and fridge next to each other. Though, you really need to consider your own cooking style and what would suit you the…

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SoonerOrLater
Apr 23, 2012 1:03 pm
Treeseachanger
Treeseachanger
21 April 2012

New Formica FX 180 benchtops

New Formica FX 180 benchtops

Here's another link to a brochure: http://www.laminex.com.au/uploads/broch ... ochure.pdf Stunning! There are a lot more colours available in USA, wonder how long it will…

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Treeseachanger
Apr 22, 2012 12:38 am
markgian
markgian
21 April 2012

Romos Kitchens, anyone heard any good/bad

Romos Kitchens, anyone heard any good/bad

My son got a kitchen from Romos. It was cheap and the cupboards were quite good but I would never go through the experience again! Romo drew the kitchen design as a…

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markgian
Apr 21, 2012 6:51 pm
willcres
willcres
21 April 2012

Do I need to worry about these stuff during construction?

Do I need to worry about these stuff during construction?

Adgn, mgilla, jodge, cuttingedgekitchen, Thank you so much for your comments!! :z: It helps me a lot... :wink: Mgilla, I will ask about the studs next week. Tq... Cheers..

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willcres
Apr 21, 2012 6:00 pm
willcres
Pete_n_Pet
Pete_n_Pet
21 April 2012

Oven next to fridge??

Oven next to fridge??

Is it a no-no to have your oven and cooktop next to your fridge? It might not be ideal, but would it be really bad design-wise for any…

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Pete_n_Pet
Apr 21, 2012 3:02 pm
kyli093
kyli093
20 April 2012

Advice on kitchen sink

Advice on kitchen sink

Thanks chippy, you've put my mind at ease knowing there's a double Olivieri Sonetto bowl and not just the two single variety. I'm still waiting to hear back from my…

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kyli093
Apr 20, 2012 1:31 pm
limesoda
limesoda
20 April 2012

Kitchen and Butler's Pantry Colour Question

Kitchen and Butler's Pantry Colour Question

Thanks so much for the responses! Just thought of one thing though - the other shelves in the BP are white. Will this look ok with the CS Urban benches??

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limesoda
Apr 20, 2012 8:38 am
sirgoat
sirgoat
17 April 2012

Has any one used zenolite kitchen splashback

Has any one used zenolite kitchen splashback
1, 2

we did a high gloss coffee coloured laminate splash back in the last 2 kitchen renos, 1 was an IP the other my mums PPOR. Behind the stove is a stainless panel from…

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sirgoat
Apr 17, 2012 9:56 pm
SunshineT
SunshineT
17 April 2012

Optimum distance btwn island and bench?

Optimum distance btwn island and bench?

:lol: sceen7 I think you could be onto something there! renomart - thanks for your comments! I thought your website was excellent. I didn't actually realise you were on the…

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SunshineT
Apr 17, 2012 4:13 pm
SunshineT
renomart
renomart
16 April 2012

Ventilation space under Electrolux Induction Cook Top

Ventilation space under Electrolux Induction Cook Top

My Electrolux induction top specified ventilation. I routed a wide slot on the top of the underbench oven cabinet (which the cooktop was located above) 5mm deep at the…

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renomart
Apr 16, 2012 11:44 pm
renomart
Zarli
Zarli
16 April 2012

Issue after completion?

Issue after completion?

Only to say once you've paid your final invoice I found it very hard to get the builder or tradesman to listen to our concerns. Our sink was continually leaking and…

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Zarli
Apr 16, 2012 5:17 pm
Zarli
Onewheel
Onewheel
16 April 2012

Kitchen colour help

Kitchen colour help
1, 2

Forgot to add (I'm on tap talk so can't edit) I think the splasback is antique white. We did take photos of the moss grey with antique white and it seemed to blend well so…

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Onewheel
Apr 16, 2012 8:17 am
stormjr
stormjr
14 April 2012

Above counter isolation switch for induction cooktop?

Above counter isolation switch for induction cooktop?
1, 2

That would hold true for servicing to, electronic isolation for safety is a absolute no no, even if induction is cool to touch, it would still be live if you had it in…

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stormjr
Apr 14, 2012 3:02 pm
* jas *
* jas *
14 April 2012

Unit kitchen layout L or U

Unit kitchen layout L or U

Our old house had an L shaped kitchen and the table was in the kitchen, it was ok but a tad annoying when we would sit at the table for tea and still be amongst the pots…

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* jas *
Apr 14, 2012 2:40 pm
* jas *
* jas *
14 April 2012

What would you do to this kitchen... (pics)

What would you do to this kitchen... (pics)

When we DIY our kitchen in our old house, we painted the wooden doors white, put nice handles on and a black marble bench top from Ikea and used their brushed metal splash…

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* jas *
Apr 14, 2012 2:37 pm
Leni_82
Leni_82
13 April 2012

Advice wanted Granite or Caesarstone?

Advice wanted Granite or Caesarstone?
1, 2

I've had the 40mm edge and I personally think it looks better than…

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Leni_82
Apr 13, 2012 10:43 am


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