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:
Extra cupboard space needed
If you can come with any ideas on extra cupboards or space around the home……it has to worth it!!!!
What you are asking sound fine!
Get a kitchen supplier in,…
UPDATE: I finally got to talk to the kitchen supplier about this, they just got back after their Xmas/New Year break. He says he drew up 2 contracts, one with the flat…
Jan 09, 2008 12:58 pm
Cupboards with Roll-Out Shelves
I know what you're talking about. I've seen them around but I can't for the life of me remember where. Some catalogue. Or magazine. Or something.
Jan 09, 2008 10:18 pm
Vinyl wrap/ two pack finish on kitchen
Vinyl wrap and 2pac are different. I love the look of 2pac so I got 2pac for the kitchens and all bathroom & powder room vanities. In saying that, it did not come cheap.
bench-tops and cupboards again
An average size kitchen completed can cost you from 4500 to 6000…depending on the size of the kitchen they can go to 10,000 and up.
I've reasearched integrated fridges to death because I wanted one. As of few months ago, the only integrated ones I found in AUS were Liebherr, Jennair and Miele and I…
Oven height and matching it to benchtops
Best bet is to take the legs off .Get your cabinet maker to build it in to your cupboards and make the height up to match your benches. All he needs are the specs or…
Can you have real stainless kickboards??
Absolutely you can have stainless steel!. It leaves aluminium and laminates in the shade for wearability- these are alot softer and tend to ding and scratch. Better still…
kitchen bench color
I suspect a big part of it could simply be there is not enough paint on the wall
Sink like this?
I hope they are tropical fish. Once you fill that basin with hot water, well.....
Cool Room instead of Pantry/Fridge
Thanks, I think so. With all the measures, the objective is to keep the house between 20 to 26 degrees Celcius all year round without any air-conditioning or heaters.…
Feb 09, 2008 12:33 pm
I love the one that you say is your fav ... that would be perfect over my island bench in the kitchen .... and that last one is sooo nice too…
Sounds like you are from the USA. No one in Australia houses their microwave over the cooktop / stove.
Your local building code will tell you if it is…
Feb 18, 2008 3:48 pm
Movement of Drawers
we got softclosers for all the doors and the draws in the kitchen area (not the storage draws in the 'living' area. I think its money well spent gives the kitchen a very…
2 pack poly vs vinyl wrap
Don't forget that all of the painted end panels, fascias and in fills would also have to be removed or refinished on site - very big job to the point where you would…
Bosch 700mm gas cooktop, 1.5 oven
Thanks Mek! I had a look at your cooktop and it seems yours is a better design than the Bosch, in that your burners are right at the edge of the cooktop, giving more…
Island benches and keeping things tidy
thats the problem with open plan ... everything is on show. In our house the kitchen will be well used and I won't be bugging everyone to stack their stuff away…
Pot drawer in the kitchen, how much?
Your probably looking at a minimum of $200 if you do all the labour your self. And thats with 3 sets of cheapish drawer runners. If you want a cabinet maker to do it,…
Feb 29, 2008 10:25 am
Feb 29, 2008 3:15 pm
Join in benchtop
I'm a newbie to this forum, and only just read your post.
HMR benchtop boards only come in 3.6m lengths.
However, the vinyl covering comes in long rolls.
We do have the shadow line/ support bench in the kitchen - both on the island and along the wall. It is the same laminate as the under bench cupboards.
Looking at our…
In regards to FlatPax from bunnings, the cabinets are o.k. but their doors are much to be concerned about. I purchased a kitchen for a family member, and 16months…