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AvaG
AvaG
10 May 2015

Help with kitchen layout

Help with kitchen layout

I would keep the original design and swap the fridge and wall oven positions, I wouldn't like people coming around the corner and running into…

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AvaG
May 10, 2015 11:50 pm
lostinreno
lostinreno
6 May 2015

Composit glass countertop

Composit glass countertop

Ah, that's too bad, it's really unique and beautiful. Anyone out there who want to start a business, there is a demand for those!

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lostinreno
May 06, 2015 6:19 pm
GBDesign
GBDesign
6 May 2015

Undermount sink

Undermount sink
1, 2

Wow, judging by all of the prices quoted, they must all be builders prices, with a couple of sets of markups. The absolute most I've seen a stone mason charge for the…

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GBDesign
May 06, 2015 4:19 pm
GBDesign
archetto
archetto
6 May 2015

Dishwasher V Dishdraws

Dishwasher V Dishdraws
1, 2

Thanks everyone for the comments. At this stage we are going to proceed with the dishdrawers as it makes more sense for us at the moment, pots won't be a problem as we…

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archetto
May 06, 2015 1:15 pm
archetto
NatalieNepean81
NatalieNepean81
5 May 2015

Cleaning laminex doors?

Cleaning laminex doors?

I used Windex as well. If a small amount is applied it doesn't damage the surface.

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NatalieNepean81
May 05, 2015 12:49 am
NatalieNepean81
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cuebiyar
May 04, 2015 7:09 pm

Caesarstone edge marks

Caesarstone edge marks

Do Caesarstone do custom drain ridges beside sinks. I saw it on the website. How much does it cost? Is it good enough to run water off beside the sink?? No…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
May 04, 2015 7:22 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
GasBaggins
GasBaggins
3 May 2015

what is the best way to clean stone bench tops

what is the best way to clean stone bench tops
1, 2

Having three avid toddler graffiti artists, I can highly recommend Orange Power "lime and orange oil". It is particularly effective on biro. I can't speak for its effect…

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GasBaggins
May 03, 2015 9:02 am
Spot
Spot
2 May 2015

Sink Selection - should I consider ease of replacement

Sink Selection - should I consider ease of replacement

Hi again everyone. Dropped in to masters today to check out the sinks. Spoke to one of the guys in their kitchen department who told me he is a cabinet maker by trade and…

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Spot
May 02, 2015 8:22 pm
AJW
AJW
29 April 2015

Replacing electric cooktop with gas

Replacing electric cooktop with gas

also regulations for gas are different distance from hotplate to splashback and height from hotplate to rangehood dont remember the numbers but…

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AJW
Apr 29, 2015 12:20 am
Adam.M
Adam.M
27 April 2015

Kitchen/Butlers pantry layout help please!!!

Kitchen/Butlers pantry layout help please!!!

Think of a triangle with each point being the stove, bench and sink. You want to keep the triangle as tight as possible with the three for overall ease when cooking,…

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Adam.M
Apr 27, 2015 12:55 pm
am99
am99
26 April 2015

Timpelle vs Knebel

Timpelle vs Knebel

Thanks all for the feedback. Will try the other forum too!

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am99
Apr 26, 2015 2:32 pm
skydroid
skydroid
23 April 2015

kitchen cabinet, glass splashback & built-in robe same guy?

kitchen cabinet, glass splashback & built-in robe same guy?

Well, we'll be building near Piara Waters, so anyone nearby would be good. Cheers!

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skydroid
Apr 23, 2015 11:06 am
MrsLatimer
MrsLatimer
21 April 2015

A few questions about our kitchen reno

A few questions about our kitchen reno

Oh really? Hmm, thats going to make it difficult then, if no one will help me.

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MrsLatimer
Apr 21, 2015 2:17 pm
bearswan
bearswan
17 April 2015

Kitchen reno

Kitchen reno

Thank you! jackando7, sorry for the delay in responding but I haven't checked in for a while. I know this is going to sound odd, and be of no assistance to you…

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bearswan
Apr 17, 2015 1:07 pm
simonk83
simonk83
15 April 2015

Joiner/Cabinet Maker Recommendations in Melbourne?

Joiner/Cabinet Maker Recommendations in Melbourne?

Hi all, Soon to be renovating the whole house, and most of it is sorted aside from the Kitchen. Just hoping someone could recommend a good joiner/cabinet maker in…

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simonk83
Apr 15, 2015 9:27 am
Kitchenpro
Kitchenpro
15 April 2015

Rangehood stiff to operate

Rangehood stiff to operate

Potentially a third problem, the cabinet the range hood is attached to may be slightly too small. Check that the cabinet is exactly 600mm wide.

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Kitchenpro
Apr 15, 2015 9:03 am
Denten
Denten
13 April 2015

Please help improve our kitchen design!

Please help improve our kitchen design!

Yes we had frosted glass with brushed steel edges. I put in 2 Electrolux ovens, one normal and their multi function ($2,500), one above the other. I loved them, they…

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Denten
Apr 13, 2015 5:37 pm
ShannaLK
ShannaLK
13 April 2015

Kitchen island

Kitchen island

Agreed^^^ I have read recently that 2.4m is the standard size for island benches. That being said smaller benches would definitely be useful if there was no sink or cooktop.

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ShannaLK
Apr 13, 2015 9:18 am
ShannaLK
shellaw24
shellaw24
12 April 2015

Laminex Fusion

Laminex Fusion

Just an update for anyone searching for this in the future. I called the one lady that handles the Fusion range for all of Australia and all the panels are made to order…

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shellaw24
Apr 12, 2015 11:07 am
phoenixrain
phoenixrain
11 April 2015

Indoor cooktop for outdoor kitchen?

Indoor cooktop for outdoor kitchen?

Thanks to everyone who replied. ::smile:: Reasons for not wanting anything else: - Budget: Commercial cooktops as in the Goldstein are very, very expensive and not suitable for…

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phoenixrain
Apr 11, 2015 3:50 pm
phoenixrain
travisaus
travisaus
10 April 2015

Fitting in 2 600mm and microwave

Fitting in 2 600mm and microwave
1, 2

Hey Leksie, best I can do on my iPad.. Have a look at the posts below from by build thread. Essentially, to the right of the tower you had 3 pantry cupboards, then…

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travisaus
Apr 10, 2015 10:46 pm
Matt1
Matt1
9 April 2015

Securing Ceasarstone to benchtop?

Securing Ceasarstone to benchtop?

Thanks guys. Spoke to the guys from Urbi and will more than likely get a table from them (just working out whether it's worth it to make it myself). Will be paired with…

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Matt1
Apr 09, 2015 8:35 pm
Matt1
MnT
MnT
9 April 2015

Help with kitchen design! Please!

Help with kitchen design! Please!

Thanks for your feedback Nikki & TnM. We rarely use a microwave so we will just have a small one in the pantry. I'm also happy with the 3…

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MnT
Apr 09, 2015 8:50 am
MnT
jessg
jessg
7 April 2015

Polystone?

Polystone?

Hi just wondering if anyone has used Polystone in their kitchens? If so do they have any photos? Having trouble finding pics on the internet and would like to see a couple…

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jessg
Apr 07, 2015 1:26 pm
MalSannie
MalSannie
6 April 2015

Desperate for suggestions for edging on benchtop

Desperate for suggestions for edging on benchtop

Hi jessg - how deep is your bench going to be? If 60cm then have you considered the solid wood worktops from Ikea? They're very reasonably priced. Lovely plan you have…

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MalSannie
Apr 06, 2015 5:07 pm
MalSannie
kyton
kyton
5 April 2015

Island benchtop vs. rear benchtop mitred edge 80mm?

Island benchtop vs. rear benchtop mitred edge 80mm?

No you don't Travis - I have a standard Miele dishwasher under my 80mm bench top.

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kyton
Apr 05, 2015 4:22 pm
kyton
-sydney-
-sydney-
5 April 2015

Burn marks on glass splashback

Burn marks on glass splashback
1, 2

ugh, we have moved into a renovated house a few weeks back with glass splashbacks.... and one of them has developed a scorch mark. I can understand what people are…

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-sydney-
Apr 05, 2015 11:49 am
kyton
kyton
4 April 2015

Kitchen suppliers, Newcastle NSW

Kitchen suppliers, Newcastle NSW

Depends on your budget. Lower costing SRD Kitchens at Gateshead are good. Higher price range I love Valley Kitchens.

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kyton
Apr 04, 2015 2:12 pm
kyton

Couple of questions about kitchen fittings

Couple of questions about kitchen fittings

No, its not easy to fit proper soft close after you move in. You can fit crappy add on soft close but its garbage!! If you want to retrofit proper soft close you have to…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Apr 04, 2015 7:34 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Danette
Danette
1 April 2015

Walk through Butlers Pantry to Laundry???

Walk through Butlers Pantry to Laundry???

What a great little door, unfortunately we're not having a garage, just a carport a few steps from the house, so I don't think it would work, thanks anyway, any ideas…

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Danette
Apr 01, 2015 8:49 pm
Danette
Burnsfirsttime
Burnsfirsttime
31 March 2015

New home, torn on kitchen colour

New home, torn on kitchen colour

If you have a look in my thread (see my signature for a link) you will see I have dark cupboards below (very similar to Cavia Linea) white overheads and grey walls for the…

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Burnsfirsttime
Mar 31, 2015 3:12 pm
Burnsfirsttime
Splashers
Splashers
31 March 2015

Butlers Sink

Butlers Sink

I think they look good and are very practical, we done a lot of these when i worked up in the inner city. Just need to get the sink cabinet a bit deeper to fit taps and…

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Splashers
Mar 31, 2015 7:33 am
Splashers
bpratt
bpratt
27 March 2015

3 way mixer taps for Kitchen

3 way mixer taps for Kitchen

Bunnings had a cheap (around $60) flickmixer with secondary tap on it for filtered water. I thought it too good to turn down, so I grabbed one for my kitchen. Only catch…

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bpratt
Mar 27, 2015 9:04 am
tonza25
tonza25
26 March 2015

Selling existing kitchen and appliances

Selling existing kitchen and appliances

Hi everyone!! Located in Lakelands Western Australia Copy and paste this link below to see photos http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-view-detail ... 1074505285 We are…

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tonza25
Mar 26, 2015 2:45 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
26 March 2015

Kitchen cabinets

Kitchen cabinets

Do a search on this forum, there is plenty of…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Mar 26, 2015 1:34 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Joker
Joker
26 March 2015

Pre start dilemma regarding kitchen cabinets

Pre start dilemma regarding kitchen cabinets

Patterns are more limited with vinyl wrap has tight patterns cant be done, with 2 pac any thing can be sprayed.

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Joker
Mar 25, 2015 11:17 pm
Leksie5000
Leksie5000
25 March 2015

Island bench overhang and Caesarstone

Island bench overhang and Caesarstone

Can someone explain the part about the stone returning in a way a rookie like me will understand? Might be a way to distinguish some of our kitchen quotes, thanks.

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Leksie5000
Mar 25, 2015 12:19 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
24 March 2015

DIY Kitchen Questions/Ideas

DIY Kitchen Questions/Ideas

The way I see it, the counter is 600mm deep. The roller door / Bifold doors would be 550mm deep. At 1.8m wall width that would leave me with 4…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Mar 24, 2015 1:56 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Roomeat
Roomeat
21 March 2015

20mm or 40mm Stone?

20mm or 40mm Stone?

Solved by going half way..... 20mm is too thin, 40mm is only 20mm laminated soooo I went with 30mm Quantum Quartz. No joins and looks chunky enough :-)

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Roomeat
Mar 21, 2015 7:21 pm
Roomeat
elsie
elsie
14 March 2015

Are thick benchtops out of fashion?

Are thick benchtops out of fashion?

If you look at what is being pushed at high end kitchen exhibitions all over Europe, thin is most certainly "in" when it comes to bench tops. The Australian market is…

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elsie
Mar 14, 2015 12:44 pm
archetto
archetto
13 March 2015

resurfacing kitchen

resurfacing kitchen

Where are you located? I just had a kitchen bench re done in some product, not really sure what it's called but if you're in WA i'll give you the company name and you can…

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archetto
Mar 13, 2015 11:33 am
archetto
Matt1
Matt1
12 March 2015

Offcuts from sink cutouts?

Offcuts from sink cutouts?

Yes, the cutting board thing wasn't well thought out, I was thinking pot stand too.

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Matt1
Mar 12, 2015 12:41 pm
Matt1
archetto
archetto
9 March 2015

Scullery Layout help

Scullery Layout help

It's too late to change which walls now as we have put all the power points on the 1.9m wall and it is less visible there too.

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archetto
Mar 09, 2015 5:47 pm
archetto
Kitchenpro
Kitchenpro
9 March 2015

Gyprock behind kitchen cabinets.

Gyprock behind kitchen cabinets.

Hi Grakat, I wouldn't be too concerned, providing everything is sealed when the kitchen is complete, then it should be ok. If you see gaps where pest can come through then…

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Kitchenpro
Mar 09, 2015 3:17 pm


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