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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
Beazley77
Beazley77
9 March 2015

Help me find this laminate

Help me find this laminate

Ooh I look forward to seeing it. I prefer the horizontal grain.

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Beazley77
Mar 09, 2015 1:20 am
Beazley77
MalSannie
MalSannie
8 March 2015

Microwave Under Bench - Pros and Cons

Microwave Under Bench - Pros and Cons

Ours will also go into the scullery, and will have drawers below bench instead.

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MalSannie
Mar 08, 2015 10:14 pm
MalSannie
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sco77k
Mar 04, 2015 12:56 pm
sco77k
Leksie5000
Leksie5000
3 March 2015

Double oven - 900 or 600?

Double oven - 900 or 600?

I want two x 600 or a decent double oven. One place doing our quote said they will not stack two 600s in a tower. Part of his reason was that the microwave would be too…

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Leksie5000
Mar 03, 2015 10:29 am
sco77k
sco77k
3 March 2015

Anyone used Bianco Drift?

Anyone used Bianco Drift?

thanks for the tip! We've now decided to go with Calacatta Nuvo

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sco77k
Mar 03, 2015 9:59 am
sco77k
sheffieldhunter
sheffieldhunter
28 February 2015

Eden Brae Venini 900mm built in oven vs freestanding oven

Eden Brae Venini 900mm built in oven vs freestanding oven

Hi all, Just wondering who has upgraded to to built in 900mm Venini oven & cook top and who went with the standard 900mm Venini freestanding oven, how much bigger are…

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sheffieldhunter
Feb 28, 2015 7:56 pm
sheffieldhunter
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
26 February 2015

Handle-less kitchen drawers - square edge or shark nose?

Handle-less kitchen drawers - square edge or shark nose?

Option 1 - Run away!!! Over time moisture will affect the paint finish and it will crack down in the curved finger groove! Option 2,3,4 - All very similar can be done…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Feb 26, 2015 6:16 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
SteveMiller
SteveMiller
24 February 2015

Cleaning laminate with textured surface

Cleaning laminate with textured surface

I have seen many similar surfaces in my work, and I must agree that cleaning them is very unpleasant. It usually takes lots of scrubbing and detergent, and the results are…

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SteveMiller
Feb 24, 2015 10:00 pm
SteveMiller
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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Feb 22, 2015 5:54 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
archetto
archetto
20 February 2015

Essa Stone New Basmati

Essa Stone New Basmati

We have new basmati in our kitchen with formica snow drift gloss for the cupboards, our floor will be bamboo howeve, no photos as not up to that stage yet sorry

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archetto
Feb 20, 2015 3:45 pm
archetto
Mrszzz
Mrszzz
19 February 2015

Which white cabinets to match caesarstone benchtop

Which white cabinets to match caesarstone benchtop

Hi I'm currently trying to finalise kitchen colours - I was set on frosty carrina until I went to a caesarstone display centre today and now I'm torn between frosty…

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Mrszzz
Feb 19, 2015 7:52 pm
Treeseachanger
Treeseachanger
15 February 2015

Kitchn cupboards. Sooo many whites

Kitchn cupboards. Sooo many whites

I think a soft greige might look stunning! especially against the red splashback and natural white cabs! or even a taupe, especially with vivid white trims...

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Treeseachanger
Feb 15, 2015 6:15 pm
Splashers
Splashers
15 February 2015

Benchtop Colour

Benchtop Colour

Having Slate as a flooring i would be keeping the benchtop light in colour.

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Splashers
Feb 15, 2015 4:08 pm
Splashers
Splashers
Splashers
15 February 2015

Mirror Splashback Reviews

Mirror Splashback Reviews

Toughened Glass has what we call 'roller wave' in the glass due to the toughening process but unless its laying flat out in the sun you can't notice it. The most…

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Splashers
Feb 15, 2015 3:56 pm
Splashers
light487
light487
13 February 2015

Kitchen makeover vs new kitchen

Kitchen makeover vs new kitchen

Yeah I know. So many variables. :) It's an old kitchen so it probably needs a full renovation rather than a make-over

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light487
Feb 13, 2015 8:36 am
light487
GBDesign
GBDesign
11 February 2015

Water Filters - what to plan for?

Water Filters - what to plan for?

I use these quite alot.... http://www.everpure.com.au/Products/SPA ... ystem.aspx It filters all of the water to the cold side of your kitchen tap. No need for an extra…

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GBDesign
Feb 11, 2015 10:46 am
GBDesign
GBDesign
GBDesign
11 February 2015

Pull Tab style kitchen handles?

Pull Tab style kitchen handles?

Just take into account, whilst i would always rebate the handles in (or cut the laminate edge upto the handle), i would also forewarn the end user, that it will limit…

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GBDesign
Feb 11, 2015 10:44 am
GBDesign
trixee
trixee
10 February 2015

Kitchen Island and Scullery in Perth

Kitchen Island and Scullery in Perth

Yes please Mark, will eventually need to get some quotes on this as well! viewtopic.php?t=72683

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trixee
Feb 10, 2015 1:29 am
trixee
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
4 February 2015

Replacing Benchtops AFTER handover??

Replacing Benchtops AFTER handover??

One option is to ask the builder to only put a single row of standard tiles around kitchen just to meet standards so they can hand over the…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Feb 04, 2015 3:34 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens

We are nearing completion of our owner built house and have a bunch of leftover things to sell that we can no longer return. Among them is an Electrolux Canopy Rangehood…

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squarepeg
Feb 02, 2015 4:07 pm
Treeseachanger
Treeseachanger
1 February 2015

Brescia lamine cupboards. thoughts and photos?

Brescia lamine cupboards. thoughts and photos?

Hi Keltay, if you do a search for "brescia" I'm sure I have seen someone else using this finish recently. :D

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Treeseachanger
Feb 01, 2015 3:55 pm
ktotherose
ktotherose
27 January 2015

Non Vented Rangehood Advice

Non Vented Rangehood Advice

Thanks, I think we have it all sorted. Will still have to go ahead with a no vented rangehood, however our heat recovery unit (controlled air exchange) will shift the air…

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ktotherose
Jan 27, 2015 8:11 am
SaveH2O
SaveH2O
27 January 2015

how to replace spout aerator nozzle in kitchen tap

how to replace spout aerator nozzle in kitchen tap

An old post with no reply. My advice is to contact the distributor.

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SaveH2O
Jan 26, 2015 11:34 pm
SaveH2O
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
26 January 2015

Steel Frame & Wall Cabinets

Steel Frame & Wall Cabinets

I am a fan of toggle bolts which can support 10x the pullout force of tech screws on light guage framing.Having said this 10/12 gge screws can support approx 150kg (1.5kN…

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StructuralBIMGuy
Jan 26, 2015 7:37 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
keltay
keltay
26 January 2015

Brescia laminex for the kitchen - thought and photos?

Brescia laminex for the kitchen - thought and photos?

Hi All It is so hard to decide from a tiny little square. I am looking at Brescia cupboards in my kitchen but everyone tells me the little squares will look different…

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keltay
Jan 26, 2015 3:10 pm
tlblhayward
tlblhayward
24 January 2015

Samsung fridge Issues

Samsung fridge Issues

If it's under warranty then get it checked, if it's not under warranty then get it checked... either way, it needs to be fixed so that there isn't a risk of electrocution or fire.

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tlblhayward
Jan 24, 2015 12:36 am
tlblhayward
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
23 January 2015

Shelving Style and Size in butlers pantry

Shelving Style and Size in butlers pantry

I'd go fixed. Also - tiered - so you can see what's on the bottom shelves - ie higher shelves are shorter. If they are big - ensure they…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Jan 23, 2015 1:28 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens


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