Kitchen design query
Because of the island alignment though, I'd still favour a door that matches the cabinetry over glass
Tiles - Gloss or Matte???
I am a fan of matte, I think it hides more, however gloss is easier to clean. We chose matt originally but when that was discontinued we chose lappato. The tile we chose…
Aug 08, 2017 11:50 am
Island bench location
Is there any chance you could just swap the Family and Kitchen/Pantry/Laundry? You could rotate the kitchen 90 degrees so it faces the outside alfresco(?) or wraps around…
Caesarstone. Fresh concrete, Raw Concrete
Yep, my sleek concrete does show every mark and wipe. Once a week we give it a proper clean using Jiff (which is essentially what the OEM cleaner is) and it comes up as…
Help! Repairing Crack in Kitchen Bench!
It looks as if they did the whole riverdance on it!
Does that hairline crack go all along to the tap? Hard to see in this pic.
You could possibly do a few things...…
Hi all, we are currently looking at colour selections, tiles kitchen bathroom etc. anyone have any tips or websites that can help with colour selections. Not paint but…
Jul 23, 2017 3:31 pm
has anyone installed a wet bar in their house and do you have any pics. just trying to get ideas for rumpus room and guest quarters thanks
Which Pellet Smoker to buy?
Pellet I would probably go a Traeger (depending on your budget)... but I would take a Kamado Joe/Primo Kamado over a pellet smoker any day of the week.
Jul 12, 2017 6:08 pm
stonemason Melbourne area
Thanks for your reply. I think I will have to go with the stonemason that the place where I purchased the kitchen said to use.
I just thought that paying $950 for the…
Jul 06, 2017 11:42 am
I personally love the idea of a huge living area and that the kitchen should be placed near the windows. It just makes sense to have good ventilation if you're going to be…
Urgent : Oven issue (replace?)
From the photo you have supplied the cooktop and the oven are clearly separate units.
If the oven is working fine then you only need to replace the cooktop! It looks to…
Can anyone recommend quality good priced kitchen companies in South West Sydney (Narellan/Camden) area.
Suggestion needed for Kitchen
Hmm I think Thomas is trying to say that a respray is only going to give you a bit of colour in the kitchen though and obviously the OP would need to consider the price…
Wobbly tap in s/steel sink
We ended up getting a Franke metal brace (not the plastic one) and it has moreorless solved the problem - slight movement in the tap, but not a…
2 pack vs vinyl wrap price
No sorry that just doesn't explain the huge jump in price. Massive builders margins is why they charge so much more.
My wife and I had a house build by a large…
The best thing to do is having DIY kitchen island plans, that will help you in making professional kitchen island with standard basics. and it will guide you to avoid the…
Paying Kitchen Tradies?
Thank you both so much, great advice and really good points. Will take all that on board
I think I just had to get my head around the concept especially with being so…
Need help with kitchen colour selection
Thanks for the input. It's too late to change anything at this stage however and that particular tile only comes in that colour. I'm not concerned with it…
May 20, 2017 9:51 pm
Wide but slim profile fridge
What a lot of people forget is that 99% of the time the thickness of the fridge door actually protrudes from the face of the cabinets. So a 650mm deep fridge space will…
Shelving in pantry
We got rawson to give us an empty walk in pantry. And then fitted it out after handover with kaboodle bench and cupboards and IKEA pantry cabinets. So far living it. You…
bench top and splash back
Do it once do it right!!
All stone should be a minimum of 20mm thick. Anything thinner and your just getting a cheap and nasty tops! Why do you think your existing…
Cupboards Or Drawers?
Have got both and access, convenience and storage are far better with draws, the same space with cupboards holds far less, and half what you are storing is very difficult…
Apr 26, 2017 1:18 pm
Apr 26, 2017 10:01 am
Overhead cupboards on plan confusing
Can I give you a tip? If you have an open access area on top of the cupboard why not extend the cupboards up a bit more and close the open access area on top of the…
Vinyl wrap kitchen YES or NO?
You have been lucky then.
There is a crazy high percentage of kitchens with vinyl wrap that have had many doors fail and the vinyl start shrinking, peeling or completely…
Pictures of your walk in pantry
I love ur pantry. With two tones it looks great. Is it stone bench top? I was thinking to have just normal to save money? What do u call door such as urs? I would really…
Apr 06, 2017 9:20 pm
I would have the pot drawer deleted and use the entire 600mm wide cabinet for a proper bin system. Trust me once you have used the top end bin systems you will never go…
Here's my kitchen plans with the butlers pantry.
No second sink because I'd rather the bench space for coffee machine and toaster. I am considering a second dishwasher…
Last week we talked about , today we are going to discuss Tandem Pantries.
Our tandem panties come heights 6 tier (1850mm to 2150mm), 5 tier (1660 to 2060mm) and 4 tier…
Mar 22, 2017 11:48 am
ultraglaze or 2 pac
Personally I would always use 2pac for a few reasons.
2pac is available in 1000s of colours and any finish from matt to gloss.
You can pick any colour from any paint…
Tiny kitchen layout help
Ditch the dining table and put in a nook. Run bench all the way along wall. Also run the built in all the way along to accommodate the television that way you can put the…