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…
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?
May 10, 2009 8:33 pm
Kitchen Countertop Space and Cabinets
My counter top electric kettle, microwave, toaster, electric can opener, knife block and a small radio because I use these daily. My cabinets have the dishes, food…
Varsnish over polytec matt cupboard doors?
Hi - 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 11, 2009 9:40 am
cat 2 bench tops-approx cost?
We are building with Pd and wanted to know approx how much the category 2 bench top would be more than the cat 1..At hopetoun they could not give us any info.Could you…
800mm height is pretty short for most dishwashers. The shortest one i think is the Miele one, it can go down to 805mm. The bosch can go down to 810mm.
My bench is just over two metres and I have two. I don't know why I have two or even when I made the decision about it, but I have two. It looks fine to me, but then…
Hi - this is my first post - we were also involved with the Kleenmaid debacle - those guys should be thrown in jail!! Anyway that's not going to…
May 11, 2009 8:10 pm
Is this your kitchen?
Not my kitchen but agree that it's a beautiful kitchen. My bet is the cupboards are burnished wood
This one is supposed to be suitable for raked…
Ariston...good or bad?
Thanks guys for replying
I have decided not to go with Ariston as their website is crap and it took me 2.5hours to find information on the product number. So the lack…
Tiles or Kitchen first?
that's not so much the issue.
The concern is that there is increased risk of water seeping between the tiles & your kickboards. So most importantly, the kickboards need to…
20mm waterfall edge?
I'll go look now thanks, consultant is saying hta tyou have to have to do a butt edge for 20mm
so here is what we have chosen
Cupboards plain white and benchtops Diamondgloss Catalana…
Flint Crystal Formica for benchtops
I was just wondering if anyone has used formica's Flint Crystal for their benctops? I am thinking of using formica Storm (bluey-grey colour) for the lower cupboards…