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Leni_82
Leni_82
13 April 2012

Hairline on edge of 40mm engineered stone benchtop - normal?

Hairline on edge of 40mm engineered stone benchtop - normal?

its called a lamination join. its standard procedure for 40mm unless specified mitred edging.

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Leni_82
Apr 13, 2012 10:39 am
Jaeger LeCoultre
Jaeger LeCoultre
13 April 2012

Wall oven?

Wall oven?

If you want a large single oven around $1500 you can look at the Bosch or AEG oven (AEG has a 5 yr…

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Jaeger LeCoultre
Apr 13, 2012 8:49 am
Pete_n_Pet
Pete_n_Pet
12 April 2012

Kitchen design- thoughts comments advice please!

Kitchen design- thoughts comments advice please!

If $$ permit I'd swap your proposed kitchen with your meals. You'll end up with a lounge,meals…

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Pete_n_Pet
Apr 12, 2012 12:51 pm
shazhove
shazhove
11 April 2012

Laminex Pumice

Laminex Pumice

Does anybody have any photos of a kitchen where they have used Pumice Laminex, we are looking at using this with an Almond Roca ceaser stone bench top.

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shazhove
Apr 11, 2012 9:57 pm
indi
indi
9 April 2012

Savoir Faire Stove

Savoir Faire Stove

Agree with you Greg. We had the misfortune of living in a house with a 900mm freestanding Savoir Faire stove. Never again. Biggest piece of junk I've ever used.

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indi
Apr 09, 2012 6:27 pm

Non-standard size cooktop?

Non-standard size cooktop?

Is your cooktop 60cm wide? If so you can look at some 70cm or 75cm gas cooktops that have a standard 60cm cut out. No cutting needed,…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Apr 08, 2012 6:03 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Liliana
Liliana
7 April 2012

Benchtop installation Melbourne

Benchtop installation Melbourne

Thanks for the feedback folks. I have found one company that only does benchtops but whether they are willing to travel to the western suburbs I have yet to find out.

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Liliana
Apr 07, 2012 6:57 pm
SmallAndCosy
SmallAndCosy
7 April 2012

Hot water system bigger than 50L to fit kitchen?

Hot water system bigger than 50L to fit kitchen?

I live in an apartment with one of those dinky little 50L hot water systems (electric storage). I would like to have more hot water - have already looked into continuous…

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SmallAndCosy
Apr 07, 2012 12:38 pm
Leni_82
Leni_82
6 April 2012

Trying to Find suitable Ceasar Stone Color

Trying to Find suitable Ceasar Stone Color

That's there new range. It's lovely, looks like Crema Marfil marble.

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Leni_82
Apr 06, 2012 10:28 pm
lewster
lewster
5 April 2012

Registered Building Practioner (RBP) and Cabinet Work - VIC

Registered Building Practioner (RBP) and Cabinet Work - VIC

Hi everyone, We are embarking on a renovaton and extension in the inner east of Melbourne. I will be requiring cabinet work that will cover kitchen, pantry and…

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lewster
Apr 05, 2012 9:30 pm
grumblebum54
grumblebum54
4 April 2012

Kitchen Draw Depths - Whats the norm??

Kitchen Draw Depths - Whats the norm??

Morning Mark The depth of most pantry shelving is either 300 (good for small and large canisters) or 450 (appliances and larger items). Your best bet is to work out…

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grumblebum54
Apr 04, 2012 2:49 am
grumblebum54
meifong16
meifong16
3 April 2012

White cupboards on white top - Does it work without shine?

White cupboards on white top - Does it work without shine?

So sorry for hijacking this thread but I'm also getting a 30mm caesar stone benchtop in nougat colour but I can't make up my mind whether to go for Laminex White or Polar…

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meifong16
Apr 03, 2012 2:26 pm
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PaulMac
Mar 31, 2012 9:45 am
Happy21
Happy21
30 March 2012

Frustration with kitchen company

Frustration with kitchen company

Hi I too have had frustration with my kitchen company so much so that my cabinets were 40mm out which meant once they installed I had to re plaster. Lucky I found an…

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Happy21
Mar 30, 2012 9:34 pm
gogo65
gogo65
29 March 2012

Wall hung bedside tables

Wall hung bedside tables

Yeah we have been thinking whether stone might be sharp on the edges if you roll over in bed at night and knock your head on the corner, mnd you the cabinet will be sharp…

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gogo65
Mar 29, 2012 10:47 pm
gogo65
Mclaren
Mclaren
29 March 2012

Kitchen colours - upper and lower cupboards with Nougat CS

Kitchen colours - upper and lower cupboards with Nougat CS

I think a dark mirror splashback always looks nice ... our splashback is very plain compared to some but it all seems to work for us

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Mclaren
Mar 29, 2012 5:09 pm
Mclaren
PaulMac
PaulMac
29 March 2012

Range hood

Range hood

We are in the design phase of our new kitchen and are stuck on the range hood decision? We will have a 750 wide gas cook top on a island bench, the problem is the cieling…

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PaulMac
Mar 29, 2012 11:09 am
Liliana
Liliana
28 March 2012

Have you ever used Aussemble?

Have you ever used Aussemble?

Hi, I was just wondering whether anyone had ever used Aussemble, the company that puts together and installs flat pack furniture from Ikea for you. If anyone has used…

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Liliana
Mar 28, 2012 11:34 am
kpwalker
kpwalker
27 March 2012

Anyone used Laminex New Graphite?

Anyone used Laminex New Graphite?

If you are looking for pictures of the house with New Graphite cabinetry...We have used it our house...http://www.camandkirsten.blgospot.com

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kpwalker
Mar 27, 2012 9:20 pm
Jess09
Jess09
27 March 2012

Laminex Silk Finish - Kitchen cabinets are in

Laminex Silk Finish - Kitchen cabinets are in

i know this thread is old but it's just been super helpful! thanks! ::wink::

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Jess09
Mar 27, 2012 6:50 pm
Jess09
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rocketship
Mar 26, 2012 7:01 pm
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auds
Mar 26, 2012 11:51 am
Treeseachanger
Treeseachanger
25 March 2012

Help needed with benchtops and cabinet colours

Help needed with benchtops and cabinet colours

Hi, if you look at the topic "classic" kitchen colours there were a few lovely pics posted. I originally wanted to go for this look- but upset Cook no.2. So as a…

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Treeseachanger
Mar 25, 2012 8:32 pm
jonedwards80
jonedwards80
25 March 2012

LG Cooktop. Diamond configuration?

LG Cooktop. Diamond configuration?

We are thinking getting this new cooktop: http://www.lg.com/au/kitchen-appliances/built-in-appliances/LG-cooktops-HB6422A.jsp I am a little…

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jonedwards80
Mar 25, 2012 6:43 pm
kiwi
kiwi
25 March 2012

caesarstone

caesarstone

Home alone time = no cleaning

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kiwi
Mar 25, 2012 6:18 pm
kiwi
Pete_n_Pet
Pete_n_Pet
24 March 2012

Kitchen bulkhead question

Kitchen bulkhead question

or you put a few downlights in a fake bottom of your overheads (task lighting)

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Pete_n_Pet
Mar 24, 2012 12:15 pm
bashworth
bashworth
24 March 2012

Will any old sink do?

Will any old sink do?

I've always been happy with Clarke sinks which is a builders standard sink. I had one about 20 years ago and got one of those chopping boards that fits over the sink.…

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bashworth
Mar 24, 2012 6:34 am
bashworth
idream3
idream3
23 March 2012

Infinity or Simplicity Acrylic Benchtops

Infinity or Simplicity Acrylic Benchtops

Hi Earl, Following on from this just wondering what your experience with these acrylic benchtops have been like? Have you installed many. Do you think they are a good…

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idream3
Mar 23, 2012 9:36 pm
4walls
4walls
23 March 2012

is this substitution or downgrade?

is this substitution or downgrade?

plus the colour range of Metaline is limited to 12, whereas glass, obviously, has many more choices: that could be a good or bad depending if too many choices of colour…

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4walls
Mar 23, 2012 6:56 pm
4walls
Barry Brisbane
Barry Brisbane
23 March 2012

Stone Benchtops in Brisbane

Stone Benchtops in Brisbane

Hi Sbeau, yes used Roman Stone, have had the tops for over a year now, very Happy. Did you end up going with the Roman size. I have just come…

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Barry Brisbane
Mar 23, 2012 3:09 pm
kjag
kjag
22 March 2012

Bamboo/timber veneer cabinetry

Bamboo/timber veneer cabinetry

Thanks. Will have to see how all the $$$ add up.

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kjag
Mar 22, 2012 10:45 pm
BayLeaf
BayLeaf
22 March 2012

Cooktop / Oven

Cooktop / Oven

Thanks so much for your replies! Really appreciate the feedback :)

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BayLeaf
Mar 22, 2012 8:52 pm
kenc
kenc
20 March 2012

Benchtop:Duropal vs Laminex Diamond Gloss vs Polytec Laminat

Benchtop:Duropal vs Laminex Diamond Gloss vs Polytec Laminat

Thanks for the info. Another noob question. If it's apple and oranges, what are their differences? Aren't tell all sort of laminates?

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kenc
Mar 20, 2012 6:23 pm
brbp
brbp
19 March 2012

How much should I expect

How much should I expect

Thanks for that, that's a bit less than I was thinking it would be, so fingers crossed…

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brbp
Mar 19, 2012 5:52 pm
Pete_n_Pet
Pete_n_Pet
19 March 2012

Do you think this kitchen layout works?

Do you think this kitchen layout works?
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Yes, I'm definitely coming around to it. It doesn't…

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Pete_n_Pet
Mar 19, 2012 10:34 am
madivad
madivad
19 March 2012

Polished Concrete bench top - Newcastle region

Polished Concrete bench top - Newcastle region

Not quite the same, but someone made their own laundry benchtop out of concrete, a complete "how-to" is here: viewtopic.php?f=21&t=54799

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madivad
Mar 19, 2012 10:34 am
MrZebra
MrZebra
16 March 2012

Bamboo kitchen cupboards/cabinets

Bamboo kitchen cupboards/cabinets

Hey fred, my friend has recently put bamboo doors/facings in his laundry and they look great! You can see them on his blog, about halfway down this…

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MrZebra
Mar 16, 2012 11:02 pm
Leni_82
Leni_82
16 March 2012

Kitchen benchtops question?

Kitchen benchtops question?

Granite is granite, there is no pretend granite. I don't think her pronunciation has anything to do with it. You can buy granites that are less than $150 per square…

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Leni_82
Mar 16, 2012 7:06 pm
chippy
chippy
15 March 2012

Help re good bright under cupboard lights

Help re good bright under cupboard lights

Good to hear! I've always found them to be some of the brightest out there. All my clients that have requested lights have been very impressed with them. As far as a…

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chippy
Mar 15, 2012 3:33 am
chippy
Pete_n_Pet
Pete_n_Pet
14 March 2012

Best type of kitchen for rental property?

Best type of kitchen for rental property?

Abs edging is a thick (1-2mm) plastic edging that is applied to the cut edges off pre finished panels. Melamine edging used to be…

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Pete_n_Pet
Mar 14, 2012 2:44 pm
doublej2500
doublej2500
14 March 2012

Kitchen idea - feedback and suggestions pls

Kitchen idea - feedback and suggestions pls

Unfortunately, with Council regulations my builder could not do a full kitchen. Therefore, they made provision and I did not have a full vision of the kitchen during house…

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doublej2500
Mar 14, 2012 11:44 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
12 March 2012

How long can an island bench be without a join?

How long can an island bench be without a join?

Sile Stone comes in 3250mm sheet lengths. Great product with an antibacterial finish! They are bigger than CaesarStone in the US and have more colours.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Mar 12, 2012 2:46 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Leni_82
Leni_82
10 March 2012

What is the difference between Caesar Stone & Quartz?

What is the difference between Caesar Stone & Quartz?
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Obviously having support would make it stronger and QQ are probably trying to cover themselves if someone decides to sit on the overhung section. I have about 600 overhang…

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Leni_82
Mar 10, 2012 10:39 am
* jas *
* jas *
9 March 2012

Kitchen Colour Help, please!

Kitchen Colour Help, please!

We have white doors with SSS handles and have a stipple seal bench. Our old house we had a black marble laminex a d it was a pain to keep clean but hubby loves the dark…

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* jas *
Mar 09, 2012 11:24 pm
springtime
springtime
9 March 2012

Problem with gas cooktop (calling all plumbers)

Problem with gas cooktop (calling all plumbers)

Mr Zebra, If you sense something is wrong, it probably is. You see with gas, there are no maybe's, to give you an example, my gas wall oven was making a funny noise when…

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springtime
Mar 09, 2012 8:24 am
sandra77
sandra77
5 March 2012

question about westinghouse oven

question about westinghouse oven

Gday. We have a westinghouse oven, not the same as yours though. We can choose what type of timer we can put on. One that beeps, one that turns the oven off and some other…

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sandra77
Mar 05, 2012 3:09 pm

l am having a hampton style kitchen(that's what i'm hoping to achieve) door profile is shaker style.Do you think having all handles…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Mar 05, 2012 11:11 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
tengals
tengals
3 March 2012

kitchen colours what do you think of these

kitchen colours what do you think of these

40mm stone tops in "ginger" colour island cupboard and back ktchen floor cupboards in "blankened linewood" top cupboards in polar white silk finish and also some perspex…

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tengals
Mar 03, 2012 8:59 pm


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