Cupboard finishes - your experience?
They finally chose the Melamine (laminate?) in a sheen finish, which seems to be the best compromise between matt and gloss. It is more reflective than the matt, but…
Undermount sink - how to attach
Thanks all or your advice.
I think I shall go with the arrangement of making a template ring around the under rim of the sink and so create a sandwich effect as this will…
I know this is the kitchen forum, but there are a few cabbies in this section.
I was wondering how hard it would be to get a bench top out in our bathroom without…
Anyone work in kitchenware?
I used to be employed by a major retailer whose initials are DJ and I worked in both the liquor and small electrical/homewares departments at various…
My Kitchen and bathroom reno..at last
Looks really good, am going through a kitchen reno myself and have found this site really useful.
Have a DIY question for you or anyone who could help please.........
What's on your benchtop???
I am actually the opposite - I have nothing on my benchtops!! Even the microwave got put into the walk-in pantry so I…
Jul 11, 2010 12:20 pm
Any cabinetmakers here?
The hinges you have are quite old by the way, they're different now. Not sure if that matters Could ask hubby later if you want?
Laminate flooring for kitchen??
Thanks everyone. It's good to know what others have done. I have since carried out a bit more investigation and found out a couple of things - that Timber Impressions…
Loooove cashmere!! I'm so happy we selected it!!
They cabinets are polytec…
Jul 11, 2010 9:30 pm
polyurethane v vacuum wrap doors
^ Probably a very thin vinyl product.
We often get customers who request particular brands, and hubby refuses the job as he wont work with companies that have thin vinyl.…
we have 20mm and wanted to upgrade just our kitchen island to 30mm with waterfall... got quoted from our builder $5900????
thought this was very rediculas as we were…
Kitchen Taps & Sinks
Another good place to visit (depending on where you're located) is Cl3v3r bathrooms, we found great quality sink mixers/shower mixers here for much less than other places…
we have a standard bayonet and it gives heaps of light to see all the shelves, and our are quite deap 40-50cm as it is a built in pantry.
We have a sensor in there so the…
Jul 18, 2010 12:16 am
Glossy kitchen cabinet doors?
abs as in plastic edges (they come in a range of colours). Rather than having the whole front and side of door painted or wrapped.
Gloss or Crystal finish - Kitchen Cabinets
We are in the process of trying to decide kitchen cabinet colours and style. Our cabinets will be Parbury Vinyl Wrap, which comes in 3 finishes, gloss, matt…
Cabinet first or plumbing first?
1. Plumber rough in
2. Electrician rough in
3. Install kitchen cabinets, benchtop and appliances
4. Plumber fit off
3. Electrician fit off
New cooktop is narrower than old one
We did exactly what the last person said. Just had the piece of stainless steel cut and stuck the cooktop in over the top. No one ever noticed and it was absolutely no…
Jul 20, 2010 2:10 pm
Kitchen colour help!
I think your colours sound good! To a degree I think whatever we choose now will probably date so you may as well get exactly what you like. I'd love to go for a more…
Garage Storage System / Fitout
Anyone know where you can get a complete Garage Storage System, have seem one before but now when you need it, cant find it.
It went around all 3 walls of garage with…
Miele warehouse sale in Sydney
Just saw the ad in the paper that there is a warehouse sale for Miele products at Camperdown (near Glebe) and it's on this thur till Sat and it's up to 50% off. The…
Jul 23, 2010 10:16 am
Yeah I found it. It's Arctic White also known as Juparana Luna in other warehouses. Those black bits in the kitchen photo as actually brown.
Soft close drawers
No it's not.
Firstly there are different drawer side heights available, not just one "standard" and these can all have "boxside" extensions put on top of them.
Laminex colour help... Please!
Thanks heaps! It actually looks really nice doesn't it... and the lighter bench tops match well with it also. Gives me something to start with - thanks very much.
Jul 25, 2010 10:02 pm
Cesear Stone - white colours
the bathroom tiles are 600x300 - I'm not sure of the exact name of them, I got them from National Tiles - they have branches is…
cost of stone benchtop with waterfall ends
I am wondering if anyone could give me an approximate cost of a stone bench top with waterfall ends. The dimensions are 2.6m x 1.2m. If possible, can I have the cost…
Jul 26, 2010 11:37 am