Anyone use a Rayburn ?
I see you're in Queensland AM I lived there for a few years. I recall that anything that had even a slither of potential to raise the ambient temperature was to be…
Some more info on Blum soft closers which Matt installed - didn't seem like a big…
DIY tiling ?
I have ordered the diamond drills and they have arrived !!!!! pretty damn quick . I will keep you posted once we do the job. I am still waiting for the…
Ikea Faktum Cabinets in Walk-In Pantry
Yes, I know exactly what Maisie is talking about, prices here in Perth are astroooonomical. I think most trades people think we are forking it in on the boom, which is…
Replacement Bench Tops
Alright, well, the kitchen in our new place is fine but we'd love to modernise it a bit.
Right now it's a bit cosy cottage, with beige/peach…
Jul 20, 2008 10:23 pm
I have two round underbench sinks in a black granite benchtop and I love them. the look is so uncluttered without a big draining board. I have a round drainer that fits…
Splashbacks - Designer
I think your right about the adverising part Jo K.
I think the splashback is one studio sdk has done for a client and he/she wanted feedback on what we thought. And…
Jul 22, 2008 10:03 pm
Where to find this sink?
No worries, joles! Im just joking (:
Its wery interesting to read how people building their houses, and Im really happy for you and your mum (not just because your house,…
Jul 23, 2008 9:22 am
I've been doing some thinking, as nothing had really been jumping out at me (or my DH) in regards to a good layout.
I've realised it was leaving the…
Kitchen bench - bullnose or square edge?
Oooh, interesting topic, started readin thru, was about half way before the feeling of de ja vu caught up with me - check dates, yes, July, then suddenly realised most of…
Jul 26, 2008 6:23 pm
A new kitchen stove I met
I've already looked into importing various items from overseas
They usually want a minimum 30% deposit with balance paid in full BEFORE it's even shipped.
Then there is…
how many breakfast bar stools?
I think 4 will be fine. I was only teasing. Although now you've got me thinking I'll need more than three for our bench .
Thats it ... no more changes for DL .
European Kitchens and Bathrooms
I agree KK, I find lots of designs I absolutely love but they do not match my old house, however, it is so nice to enjoy some of the modern stuff here visually.
Caesarstone quotes: opinions sought
we got told that to do a 100mm waterfall it would cost like $8k
As it is we went for the 40mm and that is costing us about $4k
We really like the look of the 100mm…
Pot drawers question
Yes I also love the big pantry of the grandview!!
I also think that the big master room is abit of a waste of space, there is alot of dead space there. But my partner…
I have another question as well. We have just looked at cooktops and ovens and have selected two Neff products. These are European but I'd never heard of them before. …
Laminate bench tops
I personally am interested in the high gloss timber look laminates from Laminex. Unfortuantely I haven't had any luck getting sample chips from…
customising 'off the shelf' cabinets
I have just finished quoting on a job where they used Ikea cabinets and doors. They have been in 3 years and now need replacing.
Ikea are ok if you are planning on…
laminated kitchen benches
I've just selected a few colours for our benches. I'd like to keep the look fairly light and airy. (We have a Queensland post-war home with…
Aug 01, 2008 11:21 am
aluminium kick boards
we've got laminate kicks on our kitchen. don't know how hard wearing they are as we haven't moved in but they look great.
New Kitchen on a budget - tips needed
I'm looking at about $1000 - $1200 just to upgrade my fusebox. It doesn't need to be moved, just splitting circuits, putting rcd in. I will probably be supplying the…
Aug 03, 2008 4:17 pm
I had though of using antique white with possibly an almond rocca top and coffee coloured tiles.
Also what are peoples' experience with large…
Kitchen colour selection - advice please
our kitchen will have similar colours, except...
- sparkling shiraz metallic glass splashback
- perspex overheads
- espresso ligna overhead shelf
- base oyster linea…
Does anyone know this Laminex Colour?
Thanks for the heads up...I acctually (sp) managed to paste a screen shot into paint (even though I cant spell)
Why dont we have a spell checker on this site
Gas stove and oven?
Gas is good for roasts etc, electric is better for cakes etc.
I have used both (have a fan forced gas at present) and agree that electric is easier to use, but gas is…
Aug 08, 2008 11:29 am
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KITCHEN COLOUR OPINIONS PLEASE
I think the red will be a nice statement with the light colour cupboards and benchtop.
Sorry cant help you with the different red colours.
Aug 08, 2008 5:02 pm
Appliances, Design & Colour Part 2
Your design looks good!
It’s what you are using in your selections that will make up the price….C/stone…..laminate, ect.
What are you having?
gaps at rear and side of fridge
ok, i rang electrolux and spoke to the CSR.
She asked me about the space behind and above the fridge as well as at the sides, and said that they additional space we have…
COST of Trades?
Thanks for the tip. We need a plumber and I was going to look in the yellow pages!
20mm or 40mm ceasarstone?
I have seen other posts regarding the shadowline, but to me it looks awful.. just a piece of laminated chipboard? We have decided to go the 30 or 40mm now regardles..…