Laminex Roman Marble
we've picked the laminex ebony marble in the dimensions finish for our vanity top. Can't show you it yet though unfortunately since we've only just had pre--start…
waterfall or apron?
HAD to get one...hehe..so i dont really mind if its 20mm or 40mm, just as long as it looks good...which i think it will either way. …
Waterfall edge on L-shaped bench?
Can someone remind me again, is it okay to use a dark color (say red) for a splash back without starfire glass? I think I remember someone saying…
need help deciding benchtop colour!
what colour benchtop did you go with?
We have a blackwood kitchen in our current house. The benchtops are a light laminate and look terrible, but we have an island bench…
Caesarstone - Raw silk v Ivory
I found this picture, it has antique white cupboards and ivory benchtop and I think it looks fab!! I quite like the splashback which seems to be a…
Side by side fridge
Does anyone own a side by side fridge? What does it mean when it says 'vertical water connection'? Is it just a water tap connection? How high should this outlet be…
Well thanks for the topic Newbies, I tossed and turned over the kickers for days a few months back.....zincworks or polar white? I decided…
Satin 2 pac?
Most of the PD prestige displays are in the Satin finish. I've actually only ever seen one gloss in my travels through the PD displays. Satin looks really nice and this…
Huh, learn new things every day:)
So Formica has always been an Australian owned company? That product and laminate was big in the US in the 70s, but usually only lower…
Starfire splashback (again)
Thanks for that newbies
I think I will definatly have to go with starfire, our colour is too light and the green tinge would definatly come through on standard glass..
I love these handles but I have a question for people who already have them in their kitchens. They have parts that protrude on the sides, do the…
Jul 04, 2008 10:03 am
Your stonemason would provide the best answer for your particular requirements.
That's true maggie
Hot pots and pans went on the sink ( it was a double sink with double drainers or on heat pads on the bench across from the stove. even when i…
Your bog standard 1 1/2 bowl sink like this one, is 40 litres in the big bowl and 11 litres in the small bowl - say you fill the big bowl 3/4 that's 30…
Help with choosing a splashback
a red glass splashback would look great!
wouldnt prefer tiling to a splashback though..
have a look at some henley images, i see they have quite a few houses with…
Provision of Water Tap in Fridge Cavity
Thanks to you to SImone, I have said it a million times and I'll say it again, this forum has saved me and our house!!
I would know nothing if it…
Thank you everyone, this has been very helpful.
After your answers here, and some more research, their price seems to be quite fair for what we want, and for the fact…
kitchen door clours... please help
its really good to hear that atleast someone is in control of what they are doing.
i reckon its easier when you are doing renovations, isnt it?
all the best…
A galley kitchen is always my preference for economy of space vs. usable kitchen.
It's always nice if you have a chance to remodel to accomodate…
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…