I've been wondering what sort of benchtops to have in our kitchen and yesterday wondered if polished concrete would be feasible. Please to see it is and many people have…
Another flatpack question
Give Polytec a call they can tell you who you would be able to order the doors through at a later stage.
I have phoned them about wardrobe fittings and they were very helpful.
Dec 12, 2010 8:53 pm
butler pantry photos anyone?
We are just about to the get the keys for our new house.. and we have left all the shelving out of our walk in pantry.. so we can design it the way we want... without it…
Dec 11, 2010 5:49 pm
Dark Coloured Caesarstone
Erins counters look lovely. But I have to err on the side of caution with the dark. All my dark benches have had the film as you described. My current white/grey…
Overhead cabinet heights?
Thanks Earl but this are only suggested standards not in force. I have made investigations and Commonwealth and state levels and nothing found even Archicentre has not…
Suggestions please kitchen gurus!
I wouldn't waste money on a kitchen designer.... my kitchen designer hasn't given me any 'new' ideas at all, i'd already looked into every avenue possible it seems. The…
Stainless Steel Benches?
Steel manufacturers do make benches and kickboards from those steel coils or rolls either from the steel miils or imported they cost just about the same money as aggregate…
To handle or not to handle
Thanks Melrich. Did you use any of the touch-to-open drawers in your kitchen? I think Blum calls them "tip-on". Hettich has something…
Help with kitchen colours
Thank you so much everyone for your replies. I am still soooo torn with this. I am starting to consider going for just a white gloss, the look is gorgeous but i still…
How to polish my carbinate??
How "old" is it?
depending on the size of your doors and panels you might look at replacing just the covers to freshen up your kitchen.
I'll have a look around to see…
Freedom kitchens - no so free
Thanks for the tip about looking for other more flexible companies.
We're considering using our cabinet maker but I wanted some quotes to go from and to understand what's…
Ideas for the Pantry
Don't forget to include a power point in your pantry.
Use for pantry DIY internal lighting and things like your can opener.
kitchen / vanity under bench LED lights
Hi am looking to put some LED under bench lights, under the overhead cupboards and the island bench and the vanities.
Our cabinet maker wants $3200 for 18 lights, that…
Nov 23, 2010 1:04 pm
Please help with island bench ideas.
You don't have enough room to do it at the sides. How long is your island bench? If you had enough space you could centralise the sink and as Kyton has done, use it as a…
Yeah, I know the drill. I was just hoping for a low, medium, high range without having to get three different range quotes from three different stone masons for a…
hindipop, are you in Australia? The link in your sig suggests you may be in the U.S. with the spelling of "mom". Just wondering as comparing prices…
Nov 21, 2010 6:50 pm
Weird IKEA cabinet Question
all the cupboards in my custom kitchen have adjustible shelves!
They are super handy.
My carcases are grey, not white, which I personally think is classy.. but you…
Nov 21, 2010 12:11 am
Internal rangehood for BBQ
Flame issues aside there would be electrical issues using an indoor range hood outside. All electrical equipment, sockets etc have a rating that determines where they can…
Am I being anal???
The cabinetmaker can make an infill piece for that to fix it in a jiffy.
wow dyen, for a moment I thought the kitchen came from a magazine....lovely kitchen you have!
Thanks for sharing, now I just need to tell my builder what I want.
Nov 14, 2010 6:08 pm
Laminex Crystal Gloss finish
hi i am looking at having the seductive limba crystal gloss was it more expensive than normal laminex as was looking at vinyl gloss door and was told this will look the…
New kitchen cabinets on new stud wall
Thanks grinder. Hopefully I won't need to change kitchen cabinets and it's a fairly small area (therefore kitchen) which doesn't allow for much change. I think the most…
The conventional option for kickboard drawers are on the right. However what i have drawn on the left is an innovative alternative that is much…
Kitchen Sink - Undermount or Insert
No to undermount here - for the same reasons others have mentioned (the grime thing was a BIG turn off) they do look great though when they are new! I am going for a…
yep, that's were you look for coffee machines, coffee and the other bits
Nov 06, 2010 6:20 pm