Pigeon pair fridge/freezers?
We ended up buying two Fisher & Paykel fridges - one of which we are getting the handle reversed so when they are assembled side by side they will look like a pair. We did…
Apr 01, 2008 1:15 pm
water point at fridge space
thnaks a lot for the replies, i can't imagine it is so handy to get someone's opinion in the field so easily, i love this forum!
the house is PD Newstead 27, so the "L"…
Apr 02, 2008 11:54 am
Apr 03, 2008 5:51 pm
Timber veneer kitchen with timber floors
Thanks Casa - I have looked alot at the inslab hydronic with timber floors and the timber suppliers aren't quite sure how it would go but the heating people said we could…
Apr 06, 2008 6:11 am
Kitchen Colours. AGGGHHHHH!!!!!!
Hi Little Miss GrownUp,
We also love olive greens in our house but we're having the Mink C/S benchtop (in olive green) and a neutral beige cupboards in the kitchen. …
Apr 10, 2008 2:07 pm
Joins in stone benches
What colour is the bench? I think that plays a big part in it's visibility.
Still waiting to find out colours,…
Apr 11, 2008 11:15 pm
What side is your drainer on?
Kiwi, on our floor plan it shows the dimensions as 4m x 2.7m, I presume this is measuring the floor area taken up from the outside of the bench…
The P150 in the Quadra range - it is really beautiful - a double oven with 6 burners, 1 fish burner and 1 Teppenyaki or BBQ Grill Plate....…
White Knight Laminate Paints
For a short term update we used white knight laminate paint to update our ensuite vanity benchtop and cupboards.
We got the White-Knight paint in dulux ecru for the…
Apr 15, 2008 1:35 pm
Something to be aware of is that a lot of the noise generated by a range hood is not neccesarily from the motor, it can also be from the actual air movement - especially…
Apr 20, 2008 5:20 pm
Try a camping store or disposals place - plenty of cast iron ones available for less than $100 - probably around the $50 mark.
Modern Home furnishings...
This is one of my favourite sites. Alot of these kitchens have gone into my 'ideas folder'
I said exactly the same thing to my cabinet maker a month ago 'I want my…
Apr 21, 2008 5:04 pm
HELP Kitchen Cupboards
Thanks everyone for your feedback.
We are feeling alot more confident about 'Burnished Wood'.
Shady, we used 'chocolate pear' in our last house, it looks fantastic…
I have the same thing however my kitchen is roomy with meals area. My partner chopped a door in half, ordered clear glass put it in, got those funky looking handles that…
Yeah yeah, that is about what I expected...I knew you would be wanting the AS/NSZ…
Technika Fan Forced Oven
Thanks Matt. Sounds like a common problem then. Will have to give them a call to come and fix it - more time off work!!!
Apr 24, 2008 9:08 am
New kitchen under $10K, achievable?
Something else I remembered to say about the uneveness (sp?) of the floor - our kitchen cabinets all had adjustable feet - so with a spirit level…
Is there such a thing as
Thanks for the suggestions. Sadly, those programs don't work on a Mac. I'll have to keep looking or revert to graph…
Hi renomart..........on the exact same topic :
What's involved in installing starfire over existing tiles ? Is it a major issue or do the tiles…
Kitchen Appliance Brands
Miele rangehoods are a little bit weak. They're very quiet but that's because they pull bugger-all air through them. We've chosen Miele ovens but have gone with an ILVE…
May 01, 2008 3:48 pm
Rubbish bin in draw = smelly?
Hafele do a single (1x20l) and double (2x15l) bin suitable for a cabinet 300mm wide.
My mother installed a "Kitchen King" (kiwi brand) underbench drawer bin in her…
May 01, 2008 7:53 pm
Lights for kitchen work area
Do you have a provision for a recessed light to be fitted, or must it only be a surface mounted light like the ones Ewan has…
May 03, 2008 1:24 pm
Fridge cavity dimensions
Most appliance brands have web sites that give you sizes of the fridges currently available.
The minumum side and top clearances are sometimes also given.…
Glass Splashback Adhesive
I was under the impression that you could not see through the glass splash backs at all.
This is what we are having in our own kitchen,
I'll have to look into this now
St George Appliances
Hey all, I'm interested in these 2 St Geroge appliances in lieu of the standard Technica range.
Has anyone had experiences with these models/St George in general,…
Diamondgloss vs Squareform
Thought I'll get it straight from the horse's mouth, so I called Laminex.
According to them, the diamondgloss can only be rolled at a minimum of 8mm radius; to get a…
May 12, 2008 11:28 am