We have this wari corner unit .... works fantastically and lets me…
Apr 23, 2009 12:00 pm
Thoughts on knobless/touch cooktops?
I really love the look of them.
I'd like an induction cooktop, but they are pricey for a decent model.
I agree about trying out the touchscreen before you buy, some are…
Apr 23, 2009 2:27 pm
Diamond Gloss cupboards?
Yes it's possible, but not in the 'Diamond Gloss' Laminex range, which our benchtops will be covered in.
I have been told an alternative is a 'gloss vinyl wrap door' that…
Island bench - how wide?
Sorry, I have Formica not Laminex. I got it wrong, but either way it's basically the same product and what I was told was that I'd probably have a seam with it, but I do…
Apr 24, 2009 2:53 pm
Finding Repairman to Stone Benchtop
Can you take a photo from inside the cupboard under the cooktop.
The way a stone bench top is installed is there is a 19mm piece of chipboard or mdf screwed to the…
Can this sink be undermounted ??
We're growing clumsy with age too. But we hate the gunk that gathers around the normal sink, so we'll risk chipping. Engineered stone (Ceasar, Essa, etc) is supposed to…
Who makes a really large dishwasher?
Have you looked at the smeg 90cm dishwasher, available in Australia!
Its a 14 place setting machine however you can design a drawer to sit underneath the unit for extra…
WOOD FLOORS UNDER APPLIANCES
oh may have a little good news on the subject. I called a few wood flooring places and they all told me the same thing. If the concrete flooring is even & the moisture…
Help with oven choices
You could in theory however I would imagine it would be a safety risk; if the first oven breaks the shelf it is sitting on and smash through the oven underneath, who knows…
Urgent Kitchen design help
I didnt mean you personally fairy blue...oops
This is my gripe
We built a champion home and the kitchen is just hopeless. For those not really giving two hoots, its ok,…
So where do i start??
Hehe, all good questions!
Do you want to do any of the work yourself? As much as I can with no actual skills! I might be capable…
Short sharp kitchen refurbishment ideas
You can replace the doors quite easily, measure up each one and send of some quotes to cabinetmakers/builders/kitchen companies.
The cost of the doors depends on the…
Opinion! Vinyl wrap kitchen doors
I guess vinyl wrap will have some sort of sticky residue on the inside of the contact side, maybe pressing a warm iron onto the area, might want to cover it with a thin…
here's another one from Ikea. nice.
And it's only $349 ($399 in Perth and Adelaide, don't…
Lining old kitchen shelves?
So I tried the cont-tact, horrible stuff, you can still see the previous stuff under it. also very flimsy. I thought the decorator stuff would be better than the school…
"Lucido" polyester paint for doors
Thanks for the info Kitchenpro,
We are probably going to go with the vinyl wrap in the kitchen, I was just doing a bit of due diligence with regard to what alternatives…
Blum slow motion
This thread might help ?
White kitchen with Red tile spalshback?
thanks for the pics! ive been looking in tile places for a few weeks and can only find glass tiles that are the cherry red im after. all of the ceramic tiles are quite…
What timber look laminex did you use?
Our cabinet doors will be Polytech New Nepean Beech Matt (pity we didnt get an option for gloss and had a budget to stick to). Does anyone know if you can then just…
May 02, 2009 9:39 am
Kitchen Design Question
Its called a filler panel. Standard size is usually 30 - 40mm wide. The cabinet maker also uses it as a bit of a buffer in case the walls are a little out of plumb. So…
To have glass instead of the tiles may cost you $250 more
However tiles give an added dimension to the kitchen that glass dosent so if you love the tiles stick with them
Poly is a seamless spray painted finish
Vinyl wrap is a thicker layer than poly (look at the back of the door to see the edge)
Melamine/Laminate has a PVC edge
Painting kitchen tiles & cabinet doors
Hi everyone! I'm new here.
The people we bought our house from did a very quick (and shoddy) job of doing up the house to sell it and painted the kitchen wall tiles…
4 Person ext table - Adelaide
I will post a photo when I have done it up... It is already 40 years old they think and it still felt pretty strong... I can't wait to get it. $109 delivered inc chairs,…
Kitchen colours - feedback appreciated
The idea of the kitchen is great, but I think the colors you chose are a little bit cold. I'd suggest to use light brown as on the display. I liked it better
Kitchen Concerns - Microwave Space
I agree strumer, the microwave space is already starting to really peeve me off and i dont even have to look at it everyday!!!
I really don't care if they did just move…
vinyl or 2pak
No doubt about it 2 Pack ,Vinyl is just a glorified laminate if you are opting for quality vinyl wrap just does not stack up .
I'm building a new house and am avoiding vinyl wrap doors. My existing kitchen is just over 5 years old, and the vinyl has been coming off in a…
Limestone flint Laminate
has any one used Laminates Limestone flint for Kitchen/ bathroom i have put it in the powder room only a small amount and was wondering what it looked like…
Thanks for the advise. Without the forum I wouldn't have known the scratch resistance of the product. Kitchen cupboards get a fair bit of wear and tear and I plan on…
Help me configure my pantry...
Amity - we will be having a phone in the pantry, another in the study, another in the garage and another in the main bedroom.…
May 06, 2009 2:16 pm
Island/freestanding Range Hood
thanks for the reply! That would have actually been pretty suitable but Ive redone the kitchen away that will keep the range hood against a wall. Thanks anyway!
May 08, 2009 10:21 am
White Kitchens Here Please
Jilly, we haven't moved in yet so not sure what the freestyle is like. We had corian in our last house which I loved so I am hoping they will be similar?