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Pixelated
Pixelated
28 November 2009

Concrete Benchtops

Concrete Benchtops

Thanks for the info Slugger :-) Appreciate it. Pix

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Pixelated
Nov 28, 2009 9:16 pm
Pixelated
Neverfinished
Neverfinished
29 November 2009

Marble in Sydney

Marble in Sydney

Two places which carry marble are: 1. Gitani Stone 15 Boden Road, Seven Hills. They have a website and quite a large stock of marble. But remember to book an appointment…

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Neverfinished
Nov 29, 2009 7:27 am
Neverfinished
Angelblue
Angelblue
29 November 2009

A chip in my new Essa stone

A chip in my new Essa stone

We have 3 joins in our benchtop and I can honestly say that one of them you can barely see it. The second you can make it out when your pretty much standing right in front…

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Angelblue
Nov 29, 2009 7:24 pm
Jose27
Jose27
29 November 2009

Laminate or 2-pack cupboards

Laminate or 2-pack cupboards
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Jose27 What a great idea! Did you think of that yourself or was it suggested to you? It would be hard wearing as well and does get rid of that…

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Jose27
Nov 29, 2009 10:38 pm
katie81
katie81
29 November 2009

Where's "wendyg" - Ironbark splashback

Where's "wendyg" - Ironbark splashback

The PM is worth a try. I didn't know you could turn them off so if people haven't bothered to do so, it will still be set as the default of sending an email. I have PM'd a…

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katie81
Nov 29, 2009 11:23 pm
jaelee
jaelee
30 November 2009

Laminex Freestyle surfaces 30mm

Laminex Freestyle surfaces 30mm

Isn't this the same as Corian?

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jaelee
Nov 30, 2009 5:46 pm
Mrs B
Mrs B
1 December 2009

Granite Benchtop Thicknes - Have I been duped?

Granite Benchtop Thicknes - Have I been duped?

At one stage we were looking at black galaxy for our benchtop. We saw a large variety of colours in the flecks at different suppliers and…

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Mrs B
Dec 01, 2009 7:02 am
Mrs B
Field_Bob
Field_Bob
2 December 2009

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have you got a pic of what the kitchen these tiles are going into, then we can see if they "go" with the "feel" of the kitchen / room. Is your mind made up on tiles ?…

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Field_Bob
Dec 02, 2009 7:32 pm
dave-
dave-
3 December 2009

Urgent: MDF panel in high gloss white 2pac (N-E Melb Subs)

Urgent: MDF panel in high gloss white 2pac (N-E Melb Subs)

I'll keep that as an option, but first I have to find someone that can do the job! Then worry about what size they can do with the best turn around time.

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dave-
Dec 03, 2009 10:59 pm
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losonogo
Dec 03, 2009 11:13 pm
Bam
Bam
5 December 2009

Before and after pics from Davjoa

Before and after pics from Davjoa
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Use an external site to host your photos rather than H1 - such as photobucket :wink:

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Bam
Dec 05, 2009 12:13 pm
Bam
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dadandsue
Dec 06, 2009 6:53 pm
NatB
NatB
7 December 2009

Kitchen photos

Kitchen photos

Huge improvement - well done!! ::

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NatB
Dec 07, 2009 12:58 pm
NatB
losonogo
losonogo
8 December 2009

White benchtop to match Diamond Gloss Polar White cupboards

White benchtop to match Diamond Gloss Polar White cupboards

Pure white by caesarstone is the whitest stone on the market, would go the best with your colour choices

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losonogo
Dec 08, 2009 8:23 am
sirgoat
sirgoat
8 December 2009

Installing kitchen handles after lock up...

Installing kitchen handles after lock up...

forgot to mention if you do it yourself make sure you drill from the face/outside of the door in, you mark it up with masking tape.

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sirgoat
Dec 08, 2009 2:49 pm
katie81
katie81
9 December 2009

Polyrey laminates

Polyrey laminates

I've chosen Polyrey Toraja for my lower kitchen cabinets and I am quite pleased with the colour. Choosing from a small sample is hard but I was happy with it when I saw my…

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katie81
Dec 09, 2009 3:25 am
Jose27
Jose27
9 December 2009

Kitchen Overhead Cupbaords

Kitchen Overhead Cupbaords

Yep, our kitchen cupboards are Parbury Artic White "lustre" and the underneath of our overheads are also Parbury Artic White "lustre." Every other house which I have…

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Jose27
Dec 09, 2009 8:44 pm
losonogo
losonogo
9 December 2009

HELP - Kitchen Reno (for Dishwasher)

HELP - Kitchen Reno (for Dishwasher)

sorry to hear about all the who-ha with your builder Just a note on the dishwasher, make sure you have extended warranty! We have the same model and the plastic spinner at…

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losonogo
Dec 09, 2009 10:50 pm
themax
themax
11 December 2009

SCratch on red Splashback

SCratch on red Splashback

Yes I would also love to know what you scratched it with :th:

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themax
Dec 11, 2009 9:41 pm
themax
Bam
Bam
13 December 2009

Help with a front fence

Help with a front fence

Done :wink: For future reference, you can use the Report Post function to let us know :D

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Bam
Dec 13, 2009 10:45 pm
Bam
Field_Bob
Field_Bob
13 December 2009

What makes you select a kitchen company?

What makes you select a kitchen company?
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Custom Kitchen, is your cabinet maker in Sydney? Yes Syd-YYZ, i use Emporio Kitchens in Sydney, my kitchen is in their gallery, the first kitchen with purple and…

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Field_Bob
Dec 13, 2009 10:02 pm
arms
arms
14 December 2009

Internal Pantry Drawers

Internal Pantry Drawers

I want to get some drawers for my pantry that I can install inside the pantry itself behind the doors. I have found some wire ones in…

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arms
Dec 14, 2009 12:10 pm
arms
xquisite
xquisite
14 December 2009

Can I re-veneer laminex?

Can I re-veneer laminex?

Yep, you can get a benchtop re-laminated over the top. We had it done on a couple of properties. What is even cheaper though, and seems very hard wearing (in the 2 mths…

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xquisite
Dec 14, 2009 3:55 pm
arms
arms
15 December 2009

Kitchen design feedback please

Kitchen design feedback please

why dont you put it on a 45 degree in the corner ,a 700 x 700 x 320 deep cabinet will give you an 528 x 430 deep space to put the micro…

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arms
Dec 15, 2009 5:00 pm
arms
emma7
emma7
15 December 2009

Help with my kitchen - black/grey lover

Help with my kitchen - black/grey lover
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I think there is a papiro storm which is sort of greyish, and then storm. Storm seems a flatter colour and i thought it had a blue tinge to…

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emma7
Dec 15, 2009 8:59 pm
noworriesdimi
noworriesdimi
15 December 2009

Glass splashback cut out question HELP!!!!!

Glass splashback cut out question HELP!!!!!

Well if they only have to be moved a couple of hundred mm's, there is a good chance there will be nothing in the way, but if there is, then, its their fault - they can…

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noworriesdimi
Dec 15, 2009 10:00 pm
Impatient
Impatient
16 December 2009

Kitchen colours ... please help !!

Kitchen colours ... please help !!

Hi We are using a colour called Pebble Bay in a high gloss by taubmans along with ice snow caeserstone. We also have a bit of a feature with Bristol Mountain shadow. The…

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Impatient
Dec 16, 2009 4:04 pm
baley@thefarms
baley@thefarms
8 June 2010

building with Clarendon?

building with Clarendon?

Sorry for the delay..here are our plans so you can see... I hope this works...I am shocking with computers

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baley@thefarms
Jun 08, 2010 9:08 pm
blueycat
blueycat
16 December 2009

Selecting colours for my kitchen

Selecting colours for my kitchen

The house is modern with a rendered facade and high windows in the living area. I am thinking I will probably go either all white or white cupboards with a slightly darker…

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blueycat
Dec 16, 2009 10:42 pm
shell83
shell83
16 December 2009

Dishwasher Questions

Dishwasher Questions

So if you already have a power point and the dishwasher plumbing ready to go, is it just a matter of sliding in the dishwasher and plugging it…

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shell83
Dec 16, 2009 11:56 pm
shell83
camelia
camelia
18 December 2009

rangehood canopy ducted outside via ceilling

rangehood canopy ducted outside via ceilling

Thanks Earl....I was just thinking about going to a sheet metal fabricator earlier this morning..(I think someone else in another forum had a similar problem). It does…

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camelia
Dec 18, 2009 11:11 am
andy_min
andy_min
18 December 2009

Budget

Budget

Hi, There is a detailed price list on this website that might give you an idea of flat pack pricing. http://www.smartpackkit.com.au I have…

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andy_min
Dec 18, 2009 11:53 am
andy_min
fseng510
fseng510
18 December 2009

New comer, need all your valuable advices!!

New comer, need all your valuable advices!!

We were in exactly the same position ourselves 3 months ago. In our experience its true, the flat pak option comes in standard sizes, and the 'fit' isn't…

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fseng510
Dec 18, 2009 4:12 pm
arms
arms
18 December 2009

Kit kitchen Heights question????

Kit kitchen Heights question????

Kitchen bench height depends on user's height. I am short so love my island bench height at 860mm. Other benches in my kitchen are 890 mm high to allow…

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arms
Dec 18, 2009 4:58 pm
arms
onc_artisan
onc_artisan
18 December 2009

DIY fit Acrylic Benchtops

DIY fit Acrylic Benchtops

Gamefish - Where abouts are you? WA is a big state... :shock:

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onc_artisan
Dec 18, 2009 6:05 pm
onc_artisan
camelia
camelia
19 December 2009

Maxkon rangehood duct housing

Maxkon rangehood duct housing

I wonder if anyone has a maxkon 90cm glass rangehood canopy installed in their kitchen. If so, can you tell me how long the duct housing is from the canopy to the ceiling?

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camelia
Dec 19, 2009 11:57 am
Purple Butterfly
Purple Butterfly
19 December 2009

Essa Stone

Essa Stone

Hi Cheetah Red!nk told me for the whole kitchen in the standard layout (benchmark) for essa stone would be $3000-$4000 hence why I'm not getting it cos we extended the…

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Purple Butterfly
Dec 19, 2009 8:26 pm
Purple Butterfly
camelia
camelia
20 December 2009

starlight white caesarstone

starlight white caesarstone

Hi Earl, I think the CStone equivalent of the Qstone might be Nova Aurora...it has the sparkly bits like the starlight white

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camelia
Dec 20, 2009 9:57 am
kyton
kyton
20 December 2009

Fake 40mm Caesar stone....worth it?

Fake 40mm Caesar stone....worth it?
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Yep exactly the same as my 40mm servery. If you look close enough you can see the two separate slabs joined together.

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kyton
Dec 20, 2009 12:03 pm
kyton
shackonthehill
shackonthehill
20 December 2009

granite bench tops repaired

granite bench tops repaired

Hi All Thanks for all your replies. Glad to know we can get the granite nice and shiny again. Kek we are redoing all the draw/cupboard fronts so that shouldnt be a…

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shackonthehill
Dec 20, 2009 2:08 pm
shackonthehill
RhinoCharlie
RhinoCharlie
22 December 2009

My kitchen is going in today - they made a mistake!

My kitchen is going in today - they made a mistake!
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the cupboards/draws will never have the profile exactly how I thought it would look like ... hard to describe but I asked for shaker profile,…

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RhinoCharlie
Dec 22, 2009 11:07 am
dave-
dave-
23 December 2009

Soft close hinges/rails..do you know how much + our colours

Soft close hinges/rails..do you know how much + our colours

Thanks guys, I had to head down to Lincoln anyway to get some draw dividers. My hinges don't look like any of the ones there, but they are blum ones. The hook on the front…

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dave-
Dec 23, 2009 8:36 am
hoffdog
hoffdog
23 December 2009

"Storm" -Formica Laminate - where I can see this colour

"Storm" -Formica Laminate - where I can see this colour

depends where u are. we visit the laminex group cause they have all their colours in large samples

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hoffdog
Dec 23, 2009 10:31 am
Rex
Rex
23 December 2009

Anyone using Laminex Diamond Gloss for cupboards?

Anyone using Laminex Diamond Gloss for cupboards?

We were told to have gloss cupboard doors we had to have 2pac or vinyl :( Went with neither as we couldnt stretch. Got Diamond Gloss on the benchtop but.

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Rex
Dec 23, 2009 2:08 pm
Annietom
Annietom
25 December 2009

I love my kitchen...

I love my kitchen...

they look fantastic! love white kitchens...

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Annietom
Dec 25, 2009 5:40 pm
Annietom
katie81
katie81
27 December 2009

Cost of Diamond Gloss

Cost of Diamond Gloss

Oooh yes, very nice edge!! :D I'm happy with mine, and I have to be, if I sit here wishing I had done this or done that, I wouldn't ever be satisfied! I admit the acrylic…

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katie81
Dec 27, 2009 2:57 am
Jaeger LeCoultre
Jaeger LeCoultre
27 December 2009

Bench tops - actual costs

Bench tops - actual costs

Here are the prices from Ikea for their Formica laminate and Caesar stone benchtops: formica:…

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Jaeger LeCoultre
Dec 27, 2009 3:16 pm
fastnbulbous
fastnbulbous
28 December 2009

Recommend a kitchen contractor in Perth

Recommend a kitchen contractor in Perth

We are looking to do a bit of refurnishing of our kitchen (primarily the facade, ie installing new doors, benchtops, splashback). Can anyone recommend a contractor to help…

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fastnbulbous
Dec 28, 2009 4:57 pm
themax
themax
28 December 2009

Kitchen Colours

Kitchen Colours

all the sand, There was a spammers post in there that Macy was…

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themax
Dec 28, 2009 8:32 pm
themax


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