Refresh the island benchtop!
If the carcasses & their internals are OK then just change the doors & handles.
If you're constrained by a budget try changing the cabinet handles 1st to see how much of a…
Rubbish sealant between cooktop and bench
Over a year in our place & I'm still having probs with the sealer used around the perimeter of our gas cooktop. It is still soft !
It actually comes off when I wipe…
Roxx Stone Vs Ceaser
We are considering Roxx Stone for our kitchen benches instead of ceaser. We've been told it is much more affordable and just as durable as ceaser. Does anyone…
Finish dishwashing tablets
If your dishes are not cleaned properly or there is any residue left over them you can choose a best detergent here
or if your dishes have a cloudy look then you can go for
Oct 22, 2010 9:54 pm
Another for the mix.
We have 20mm on the back bench and 40mm on the island bench. Guess it depends on the colours you have chosen and which bits you want to be the…
Oct 24, 2010 3:57 pm
Thoughts on kitchen
Did our kitchen reno a year ago. Feedback:
Splashback: We got glass and never looked back, love it. It is effortless to keep clean. Should have gone glass in laundry…
Oct 25, 2010 12:31 am
Cabinet maker no can do !
Yes that's right, that cabinetmaker did not have the right machinery, his quote came in way too high as well. Needless to say I found someone alot more competative and…
tile finishing strip - aluminium or plastic
Hi everyone - thanks for your comments I insisted on the mitred edges on the corner and what do you know, when someone else (read a man) asked the tiler all of a sudden he…
Oct 27, 2010 12:03 pm
******* kitchen by PD access - damaged
I suggest this will have to be a repair job and not a replacement.
Is that an engineered stone for your bench top? If so this will be (or should be) laid over a substrate…
Corner Pantry U Shape Kitchen
I love FBs pantry drawers.
Our corner pantry has double doors - much better for easy access to the shelves (you can walk right in and there's heaps of room), but not as…
Swaping out kitchen
We are in the process of building and are not happy with the look of the kitchen we want to keep the carcus and swap out…
Oct 31, 2010 6:56 am
Caesarstone has Low, Mid and High end ranges of products
If you are looking at the high end range then 9 out of 10 times it is cheaper…
Help Kitchen Plan Question
A drawer unit CAN be installed right up next to a wall but it is highly recommended to fit an in-fill panel between the cabinet and the…
cost to supply and install caesarstone
some references from WA:
- a cabinetry company quoted me 30mm Essa for 7.8k
- stone mason quoted me 40mm caesar for 9.8k
my kitchen has an island and has waterfall ends…
kitchen colours help pls
white can be done in poly. you can get the smokey sapelle (laminex) in gloss too - i prefer it in matt finish against the gloss white.
Kitchen island question
Hey leni, your pull out drawers look great, I would love to have that kind of pull out drawers for my pantry. Does it cost you a lot to add that or it is part of the plan…
Diamond Gloss laminex with waterfall???
My cabinetmaker had a small sample from Laminex. I wasn't really impressed with the finish and it didn't look anywhere near seamless like the brochure. It was like a clear…
Nov 06, 2010 11:56 am
Which side for the drainer
I'm left handed so I finally got a new kitchen with it working for me So its dishwasher on left, drainer on left, sinks on right then benchtop…
Nov 06, 2010 12:11 pm
Nov 06, 2010 6:20 pm
yep, that's were you look for coffee machines, coffee and the other bits
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…
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…
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…
Nov 14, 2010 6:08 pm
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.
Am I being anal???
The cabinetmaker can make an infill piece for that to fix it in a jiffy.
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…