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Spot
Spot
5 January 2016

cupboard handles / drawer pulls

cupboard handles / drawer pulls

No sorry - no luck as yet - kitchen isn't 100% finished yet so I'm still hunting. This is the closest I've found in oz apart from the one in my last post

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Spot
Jan 05, 2016 4:59 pm
Joynz
Joynz
4 January 2016

Ugly o/head cupboard in fills - what would you do?

Ugly o/head cupboard in fills - what would you do?

Bulk heads are usually just plaster on a frame, so it is pretty shocking finishing them like that. Raised ceilings or not. It will make me think twice about building…

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Joynz
Jan 04, 2016 5:21 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
28 December 2015

Gap between island bench and cabinetry - normal?

Gap between island bench and cabinetry - normal?

How do you know its not a problem with the stone?? Or a problem with the carcases making the stone sit a little high? The picture doesn't give enough detail to know…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Dec 28, 2015 6:07 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
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kyliebsmith
Dec 16, 2015 9:43 pm
Jay95
Jay95
16 December 2015

Relocating Rangehood Vent?

Relocating Rangehood Vent?

Thanks Decka, I'm in the ACT. I might investigate further.

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Jay95
Dec 16, 2015 9:17 pm
Charley
Charley
15 December 2015

New build kitchen design

New build kitchen design

I am also using Photobucket site for uploading interior plan picture. Stewie D great works for suggesting step by step procedure.

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Charley
Dec 15, 2015 6:39 am
chippy
chippy
12 December 2015

Kitchen Cabinets "Sinking" under weight of granite benchtop

Kitchen Cabinets "Sinking" under weight of granite benchtop

Whilst I agree with CEK that a timber plinth is the strongest method for installing kitchens, the adjustable legs are more than adequate. They are extremely strong in…

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chippy
Dec 12, 2015 5:35 pm
chippy
Alexxdavid
Alexxdavid
12 December 2015

Island bench distance to cooktop

Island bench distance to cooktop

The dishwasher is in the scullery. Both the cooktop bench and island bench have drawers only. (Except for under the sink on the island bench side)

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Alexxdavid
Dec 12, 2015 10:06 am
melbournevicau
melbournevicau
29 November 2015

Stone Benchtops - Possible for supply only?

Stone Benchtops - Possible for supply only?

Try this http://www.konnectkitchenstore.com.au We bought our stone benchtop from that store for our extra kitchen. You could get a full sized 3M stone between $400-800…

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melbournevicau
Nov 29, 2015 9:37 pm
leni
leni
26 November 2015

1m wide pot drawers - issues?

1m wide pot drawers - issues?

We had some large drawers in out previous kitchen and I loved them. They were Blum and smooth as silk. The o ly downside is in a small space, you need to ask people…

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leni
Nov 26, 2015 1:59 am
leni
traveln
traveln
25 November 2015

Replacing old gas stove and oven with 900 mm free standing

Replacing old gas stove and oven with 900 mm free standing

As a plumber and gas fitter with restricted elec license to things i tell all my customers dont play with gas an electrical as you cant see both and both can kill you.…

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traveln
Nov 25, 2015 10:36 pm
traveln
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
23 November 2015

Bench top offcuts

Bench top offcuts

and install it including sealing around it and fitting the sink etc? (pre-existing sinks) Would it be a LOT…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Nov 23, 2015 2:50 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Houseandhorse
Houseandhorse
18 November 2015

Matt and gloss benchtops question

Matt and gloss benchtops question

Matt and gloss in the same colour will always look different as they reflect light totally differently. You need to get a sample…

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Houseandhorse
Nov 18, 2015 5:01 pm
Houseandhorse
AJW
AJW
17 November 2015

Benchtop gap

Benchtop gap

The gap would…

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AJW
Nov 17, 2015 10:24 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
16 November 2015

Drawer sizes

Drawer sizes

With shadowline you loose 50mm of drawer height over normal handles because of the rail that is required. The more drawers you have the more space you loose.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Nov 16, 2015 9:02 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
lishaun
lishaun
15 November 2015

Egger Premium White Gloss

Egger Premium White Gloss

Hi Ajansen! We chose egger premium white gloss for our kitchen cupboards and have been trying to find examples of what it looks like. Did you end up choosing it and if so,…

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lishaun
Nov 15, 2015 10:58 am
fizzed
fizzed
13 November 2015

Final kitchen dilemma please help

Final kitchen dilemma please help

Yes I have gone with lining it up and a shallow drawer. Now that I've finally decided I'm really happy withmy decision! thanks!

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fizzed
Nov 13, 2015 3:19 pm

Don't know if it is too late but here's my under cupboard rangehood. The internal cupboard depth is…

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Sammy2000
Nov 12, 2015 12:30 am

This was mine if it helps??

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Suezp
Nov 08, 2015 9:06 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
7 November 2015

Small Kitchen Renovation Job in Russell Lea 2046

Small Kitchen Renovation Job in Russell Lea 2046

Can you put the new doors, panels and kickboards on yourself?? If so I am happy to supply them to you.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Nov 07, 2015 6:36 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
flowersandtrees
flowersandtrees
29 October 2015

small or big kitchen ??

small or big kitchen ??

Thanks for the reply,much appreciated.I have been deciding on a good size for my kitchen.This is our first home we are building,so trying to decide a decent size for a…

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flowersandtrees
Oct 29, 2015 3:11 pm
lenarufus
lenarufus
28 October 2015

Vinyl Wrap vs 2 Pack/Handpainted

Vinyl Wrap vs 2 Pack/Handpainted

Yes you may be right .... By the time we are ready to do our kitchen cabinets our friends will have 5-6 year old 2 pacs and hand painted ... We can do a survey!

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lenarufus
Oct 28, 2015 8:54 pm
Leksie5000
Leksie5000
26 October 2015

Help with small kitchen

Help with small kitchen

The gap between the window and the microwave looks a little awkward. Fisher and Paykel make a tall skinny fridge for small kitchens that would give you some more space. If…

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Leksie5000
Oct 26, 2015 11:21 am
Leksie5000
Leksie5000
26 October 2015

Essastone - drainage grooves

Essastone - drainage grooves

What about looking into undermount sinks that come with a draining tray you put over the sink? A little less practical as you can't then use that bowl to wash while dishes…

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Leksie5000
Oct 26, 2015 11:16 am
boysenberry2014
boysenberry2014
15 October 2015

Laminex colourtech moleskin

Laminex colourtech moleskin

Hi all Does anyone have a picture of colourtech moleskin cupboards? I went to Laminex showroom and they had a door sample in Moleskin (colourtech). However, somehow the…

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boysenberry2014
Oct 15, 2015 10:36 am
Kitchenpro
Kitchenpro
12 October 2015

Thoughts on Bench Thinkness

Thoughts on Bench Thinkness

Hi Megg, I have just put in a rather large kitchen with servo drive throughout in my own house, also in white gloss vinyl. I chose 20mm stone not as a cost saving thing,…

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Kitchenpro
Oct 12, 2015 2:50 pm
travis_bickle101
travis_bickle101
8 October 2015

Kitchen layout connundrum

Kitchen layout connundrum

Go the island. That way if you're working in one area and someone wants to get by you, it's not an issue. Also, the island looks to be a decent size.

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travis_bickle101
Oct 08, 2015 8:52 am
travis_bickle101
dolphinblu
dolphinblu
6 October 2015

Which rangehood for induction?? Qasair, Schweigen, Sirius??

Which rangehood for induction?? Qasair, Schweigen, Sirius??

I have a Siemens induction cooktop (900mm) with a Smeg undermount rangehood. You can't see the 'branding' on the rangehood unless you look underneath. I didn't want the…

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dolphinblu
Oct 06, 2015 10:10 pm
Leksie5000
Leksie5000
6 October 2015

Kitchen colour selections

Kitchen colour selections

You showed a lot of colour selection for your kitchen. I will suggest you to select off white colour that my favourite. And i think you respect select my suggestion.

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Leksie5000
Oct 06, 2015 10:04 am
misato4me
misato4me
1 October 2015

Steam Ovens

Steam Ovens

I researched for months and attended demo classes. Settled on a Neff pyrolytic oven plus the Neff combo steam oven. Very happy with my choice.

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misato4me
Oct 01, 2015 11:11 pm
Eli_Munn
Eli_Munn
28 September 2015

Commercial cooker

Commercial cooker

When you wrap up with this, consider . I love it!

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Eli_Munn
Sep 28, 2015 8:06 am
Eli_Munn
Justalittlebithippy
Justalittlebithippy
27 September 2015

Stuck on kitchen layout, help please?

Stuck on kitchen layout, help please?

Thanks Bridget :) I don't think I could live without my draining board! I'm much too lazy to dry my dishes, I always have a thing or two drip drying! Good point about the…

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Justalittlebithippy
Sep 27, 2015 11:37 pm
Justalittlebithippy
Justalittlebithippy
24 September 2015

Feedback on Handles

Feedback on Handles

Long, especially if all the other handles are long.

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Justalittlebithippy
Sep 24, 2015 12:44 pm
Leksie5000
Leksie5000
24 September 2015

Thin Porcelain Benchtops

Thin Porcelain Benchtops

Yeah I'm not sure about using it as a benchtop thigh it's perfect for wall applications and gives a nice edge profile for a splashback

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Leksie5000
Sep 24, 2015 11:42 am
lostinreno
lostinreno
23 September 2015

In need of kitchen inspiration!

In need of kitchen inspiration!

Thanks all for the replies, we ended up taking the long trip to ikea and bought the all kitchen in one go!

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lostinreno
Sep 23, 2015 9:15 pm
Penelopec
Penelopec
22 September 2015

Cupboard colour dilemma

Cupboard colour dilemma

Hi thanks for the images good inspiration:) I went and took a look at a kitchen place today with similar colours as I described and I am pretty sold on the combo

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Penelopec
Sep 22, 2015 10:55 pm
AussieMark
AussieMark
22 September 2015

No sink on island bench?

No sink on island bench?

I am having a 3 x 1.2m island and have located the sink to one end of the bench. For me it's not the end of the world as I needed to have a sink for the convenience. I…

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AussieMark
Sep 22, 2015 12:11 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
21 September 2015

Help finding affordable marble look benchtop

Help finding affordable marble look benchtop

I've been looking into VEDASTONE and it looks great as I was in the same boat as you wanting a marble benchtop look without paying for the real deal! Check out

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Sep 21, 2015 12:37 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
MrsSummer
MrsSummer
20 September 2015

Peruvian clay

Peruvian clay

Thank you Treeseachanger and RDR_2657 for your information and pictures :D We decided to go with polar white now :lol: I do love peruvian clay maybe in…

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MrsSummer
Sep 20, 2015 7:51 pm
MrsSummer
Crazyoldlady
Crazyoldlady
19 September 2015

Recommended clearance around combustion stove

Recommended clearance around combustion stove

Hi there, I have purchased an old Rayburn no3 combustion stove I have found the original documents regarding installation but it assumes that you are putting it into a…

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Crazyoldlady
Sep 19, 2015 10:23 pm
jsmi
jsmi
17 September 2015

Kitchen Colour selection Help...

Kitchen Colour selection Help...

Your choice and my choice is totally different. Your choice is dark, but mine grey. And now it is your choice what you select for kitchen cabinet.

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jsmi
Sep 17, 2015 1:18 am
jsmi
deadcat
deadcat
15 September 2015

Integrated kitchen bin

Integrated kitchen bin
1, 2

I used an Ikea UTrusta automatic opener, and put a tall 32L bin in a pop out cupboard: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KYp2sFO5qgs I've added a drawer above the bin,…

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deadcat
Sep 15, 2015 11:33 am
mike100jobstodo
mike100jobstodo
11 September 2015

a new gadget of my kitchen

a new gadget of my kitchen

Oh. Wow. That really is a useful kitchen gadget. I can’t imagine what I’d do without a kitchen scale as I love to bake a lot. I currently have a manual kitchen scale…

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mike100jobstodo
Sep 11, 2015 10:31 am
mike100jobstodo
mike100jobstodo
9 September 2015

Kitchen combination advice

Kitchen combination advice

I prefer option 1 because of its stronger colour contrast. Also, your kitchen will look brighter and more cheerful. It'll be however better if you can post some images so…

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mike100jobstodo
Sep 09, 2015 10:15 am
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Leksie5000
Sep 08, 2015 3:37 am
Houseandhorse
Houseandhorse
7 September 2015

Butlers pantry

Butlers pantry
1, 2

The pantry will be used for storage, cook toast, make coffee and handwashing. I do like there is a big window which will be overlooking our backyard which someday will…

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Houseandhorse
Sep 07, 2015 6:05 pm
Houseandhorse
Leksie5000
Leksie5000
7 September 2015

Abey sinks and taps

Abey sinks and taps

Yep I've seen the goose neck one it's nice too. I think the sk3 will go with the "squarish roudish" idea ️

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Leksie5000
Sep 07, 2015 5:03 pm
1rocky
1rocky
5 September 2015

Black Kitchen sinks (Franke)

Black Kitchen sinks (Franke)

also thinking of the franke black sink looking at the double bowl one . so will follow and see how you go

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1rocky
Sep 05, 2015 3:08 pm
mike100jobstodo
mike100jobstodo
3 September 2015

Alternative colours to silver for kitchen filter taps

Alternative colours to silver for kitchen filter taps

I have seen brass kitchen filter taps selling online before. They are gold in colour, so it should match your kitchen perfectly. I’m not entirely sure where you can buy…

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mike100jobstodo
Sep 03, 2015 10:15 am


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