Caesarstone add on
Its a brand new house so not sure what impact it would have on heights etc.
I'm only really concerned with the island bench and then really with the side you look into…
Guess I didn't explain that well enough. They are still smooth but not flat surfaces. They are uniquely beautiful and well worth checking out.
Aug 09, 2007 12:21 pm
Invertor technology has been around a while, but its only just becoming mainstream now and finding its way from just our air conditioners into our welders, microwaves,…
Cost of different colour cabinets
To answer this question we need to go back in time a bit, so, into the Tardis...
When cabinetmaking started becoming an industry of premade boxes hung with coloured…
Raised kitchen bench
Personally I'd extend the raised bit to left bit more to give it more balance and also helps hide things that are in the sink or near it. Say another 18 inches to the…
Red Gum Kitchens
Price really depends on the size of your kitchen and the type of benchtopy you want.
I have had some people say they have a large kitchen and it hasnt been that…
How green is my splashback
Theis was the glear = green glass. As Ed stated things have changed a little in manufacturing. there is no color behnd the wall either.
I see you start soon,…
More kitchen designs
Mek, non the less your info has been a great input……on many accessions!
Yep…..got to love the house work…..NOT. I have just spent the day doing a spring clean,…
That sounds good; keep the off white close to the "Ashdust" if you can perhaps a shade lighter.
Use your Laminex sample as a guide for the wall colour.
Best place to buy appliances
Thanks - some of those links are looking good. At the very least I have a good bargaining chip to use with locals.
Burnt Stove Top
Not 100% sure if this will work for your problem, but I know it works for grease stains.
Sprikle your stove top with Bicarb Soda, then pour some white…
Same sinks - huge price difference
I was looking at some stainless steel kitchen sinks the other day and was impressed. Lots of design etc etc.
A little further on from the…
Sep 23, 2007 7:27 pm
lime green kitchen with style
There are two places the washer could be.
It could be a font loader beside the sink on the right. It would all be plumbed underneath.
There could also be an…
Any experience with Electrolux fridges?
Thanks for feedback re: Electrolux E:Line modular fridges.
I really love the looks, both inside and outside.
I did some more research last night and found the…
CAA Kitchens - Adelaide
HI everyone. we just had our caa kitchen installed last week september 28th 2007.. It is a large G shape kitchen. Caa's said this was their largest kichen they have done…
CeasarStone & Corian - Price Difference
it is not so confusing..
Decide based on the type of cooking your family requires and of course $$$
vinyl high gloss- avoid if you are into lot of deep frying,…
Frosted Perspex splashback
Your comments have all been very helpful. I didn't think about the cleaning products problem. I guess it's probably not worth taking the risk - particularly…
Why not just add a water filter under your sink? We have a reverse osmosis system, but there are twin cartridge systems where you have a separate spout for the filtered…
Second Kitchen :)
no, very unfortunately it is not my house, as cookiemonster says, we can dream!
Join in Ceasar island bench top
M gets their slabs from K!ng marble in preston Vic. show up there with photos of the finished product and ask them why the job was so poorly done.
Anyone with Kitchen Suggestions
Can I come stay for a while when your finished????
Sure - so long as you can hold a paintbrush and roller
And bring your furry 4…
Where to buy replacement laminate?
I just had 8 metres of postform fitted for $1340...
The cabinet maker removed the old top with sink and cooktop and refitted the new one and reconnected the sink and…
Pop up oven.
Weeelllll, let me help...
Going back to the original comment - there's companies that make customised lifts and stands for TV's and projectors popping up out of…
Thanks for that Deka.
Perhaps I'd better stick to a brand that I've heard lots of good things about!
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CaesarStone - Glacier
We've got neutral brown colours in our home too. The splashback actually warms it up a bit too. Check out the colours on my blog - although the photo does not do them…
Two pack Kitchens
Two Pack painted boards are perceived as a high value finish - and have a price that matches.
But the quality of Two Pack finishes can vary greatly depending on where…
Scratches on Laminex
I wouldn't be trying to buff any scratches out but a range of touch up "crayons" are available for filling/disuising scratches and blemishes.
One example is here:
Kitchen update or replace?
Thank you for your feedback; it is always nice to hear a positive recommendation!
Albedor, like all other thermolaminate suppliers I have encountered offer…
Kitchen cupboard doors - cheap suppliers?
I am currently doing my second kitchen and used kitchen box which used to be one of the franchises for boxandbench its out in bayswater so it a bit of a hike. They where…
Stains on Essa Stone
Have u tried selley's stone and synthetic stone benchtop cleaner from the local grocery cleaning isle. It transformed the looks of me granite (although black, we had few…
I think your island bench is a nice size, and the casters should take the weight fine.
Make sure you put caters at both ends as well as the both sides in centre, for…
Nobel Appliances and Asko Dishwasher
I'd keep an on on the local Cash Converter places, Trading Post and Ebay. You'd be surprised how much hot stuff goes through those places.
I hope you either get your…
re covering a bench top
Just buy new benchtops.
Benchtops for a medium size kitchen usually cost less than $1000 + Fitting.
Re-Laminating benchtops looks crappy and doesnt last as long as…
I just added an “Online Shopping” to my Favourites and put those links in.
I get some sent to me also……would you like to see those next time I get them?…
DORF SINK MIXER
It was 7 years ago now, but I bought dorf ceramic 1/4 turns for the bathroom.
We shopped around all sorts of places, and found this place the cheapest: