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Help : Corian vs Caesar vs Granite
I know this is not really an answer to your question but just wanted to know in regards to your shaker style doors, where are you getting these from? Are you using vinyl…
Caesarstone Bench Installtion Advice
I don't think you are being too fussy. Ceasarstone benchtops cost quite a bit of money and I would not be happy with the waterfall section not meeting the…
Kickboards and Timber Flooring
Sounds like under is the way to go and I agree it will be a much neater job. I think I will ask that the kicks are left off and finished later.
Thank you all so much.
Glass splashback removal
Glass splashbacks are usually stuck to the wall with silicon. Try calling DecoGlaze 02 9624 7099 to give you some tips.
Sep 02, 2008 9:20 pm
OT - if there are new Laminex and Formica colours out, does that mean the may have deleted colours? I'm hoping mine are still there - Laminex New…
We have a dishlex global 300 and in 7 yrs have only had to replace a split hose which was likely to be my fault by pushing the unit too far back into the space, my sister…
Here is the laundry that we are basing our design on.
Thanks PK, I think you are right that a 3cm overhang will look best and be the most functional.
We’re not planning on selling the place anytime soon but want to…
Replacing a kitchen sink (double)
OH MY GOD, really?! The Good Guys, eh? Wow, they really are “good”, aren’t they!? So…if I was to buy a sink (does it have to be a sink from there, or can it be…
Stone top underbench sink
I am getting undermount sinks in my Caeserstone benchtop. They are a Blanco model with slightly square corners, 1 large and a quarter size. I have seen quite a few in…
Thanks sirgoat and paddy.....I will have to research a little more and find out what brands are good. Possibly will just go with a standard mixer after thinking about this…
What freestanding stove do you have?
In the process of looking at the above just wondering if you can give me any recommendations? Looked at Ilve and there was also a brand called Euro? Haven't heard of Euro…
Sep 05, 2008 10:29 pm
Perspex instead of glass splashback
My main concern would be crazing of the perspex, when you get really fine scratches on the perspex, you'd only need to clean it incorrectly once…
tiles on top of vino/vinal
Unfortunately, I think your council is right, the only way to know if there is any asbestos in the vinyl backing or glue used is to get some tested.
I have only lived…
PD glass splashback - colours?
The regular glass is OK to use on dark colours - the green won't show - making it more economical.
The starphire is really only for light colours.
PD Kitchen cupboards
Ok just heard back from our CSC they do offer the Laminex Contour Doors for around $1800 extra for the whole kitchen.
They said I get a choice of profiles - 90 degrees,…
My Poor Kitchen Builder
I knew someone would ask what program I used all I used was the drawing toolbar and used rectangles of different sizes, even did the frame around the top cupboards using…
New Graphite laminex?
You must have exquisite taste Nexus
We also made sure the skirting tile was the charcoal so not to break the colour up. IMO that would look odd otherwise.
Sep 12, 2008 12:38 pm
Thanks Paula, the cutlery tray is a great point, I am always running out of room on the bottom. Yes and I can hear my Dishlex from the bedroom, no way can we have it on…
I would go for somehing light as well. I personally wouldn't put metalic with timber. I really love a white on natural glass with timber, you get a…
"2nd hand" LG dishwasher
My friend has that one (bought brand new) and she's never been that happy with it - so maybe a good decision all round!
I love the blue colour
I have seen patterned roman blind in a bedroom and lounge room and they looked fantastic - much better than what I thought they would
Black stone benches.......anyone?
I have had black granite for the past 11 years. It does show crumbs and dust, but I will be cleaning my new white one every day just like I do the black. Get the windex…
Show me your kitchens!!
Paul, the floor is Boral Silkwood Australian Beech. Definately go for an undermount (that one is an Oliveri Monet), it doesn't draw your gaze as much as…
Electrolux - Kitchen Star!
Electrolux has been up and running for 90 years now and they want to celebrate that by making a book and online gallery with pictures and kitchen stars moment from…
Fisher & Pykel Cool Drawer
Oh, I KNOW, mek - I saw these a few weeks ago, and both DH and I were like "....bugger!!!!!!!!!!!!! " ....too late!!!!
Sep 20, 2008 1:55 pm
how to install undercounter wine cooler?
Depends on what type they are. Usually you slide them under the counter and adjust the legs.
Make sure the power point is in a cabinet either side of the cooler.
Two tone kitchen cupboards
yes, please let them be crap!! But knowing my luck, they would be super duper!!
Actually, they did give us the plans for the 5 house at Craigieburn, but there was…
cessa stone v essa stone
Alot of Kitchen shops use other brands other than laminex this is not the only laminate for cupboards so thats maybe why.
Neither is better than the other in my opinion…
I am not an expert on the different finishes, personally I would have loved to get the 2 pac finish if we could afford it, I think it looks great and is…
Thaks so much for your replies and confidence boosting!
Now to design the kitchen. You can see from the plan below the shape of the kitchen.…
Have a look under "am I going the right way".
I've posted 4 pictures.. 3 are after painting tile paint, 1 pre painting. (not the best of photos though to get a good…
Photoshop help please?
Thanks nesbit - I have already picked the colours now so it doesn't matter so much - but thanks very much for the offer!
Window splashback help!
Thanks again guys for reinforcing that its a good idea!
I sent off the email to the client coordinator to include this so its all systems go!
It needs to be included…