Slide out benches
Thanks Michelle. Guess it's a matter of common sense and I think I've still got a little store of that somewhere.
Jul 02, 2007 12:06 pm
Cabinet door types how do they compare?
Thanks for the thanks - and a great score on that granite!
To provide a 40mm edge they would only double the thickness on the visible edges, but this still represents…
Jul 08, 2007 11:36 pm
Does anyone know roughly how much the Laminex freestyle is?
We are looking at all materials similar, and had picked Neustone, but have now been told that it…
Jul 09, 2007 12:55 pm
Sorry for late reply.
Attached is my draft layout. According to my calculation if I use smartpackkit.com.au is about 4K+ (Ophelia-2pak…
Whilst building your new home……
Whats important to me at the moment...
*The kitchen work top...can make or break the whole look of the kitchen. At the moment we want granite.
Jul 11, 2007 3:56 pm
Corrugated iron stove recess
So in Aug 06 you posted this and no one saw it or replied.
I'm sure Michelle will be able to help here.
There is an excellent series of books printed by Ian…
Not a Kitchen Question...
Few basic design comments to your image…
• Add some drawers – they are good to hide a small clutter
• Extend cupboards to the ceiling.…
Kitchen Cabinet Handles
I only use stained steal.
And I always use rectangular modern handles at least 20-25cm long. They look very good.
Check EBay – there are hips and prices are very good.
Gloss white laminate or laminate liner (about 0.8mm thick)
Paint for kitchen surfaces.
yeah sorry they are solid pine timber cabinets and bench
I am leaning towards just resealing them with estapol? until I can do something else.
will post a pic when I…
Jul 11, 2007 11:40 pm
Left hand microwave
I tried that but burnt myself when I heated my coffee. I thought I was heating for 01 minutes, but it…
What do you think of this?
I love the lime green kitchen.
We used lime (Porters paints) as a feature wall in our daughter's room. It looked fantastic with white and blue and it is amazing how…
Sorry, Earl, for being a pest, I thought you were a distributer
Thanks a lot for the price, I looked at Blum catalogue on-line and saw a different item number for…
The next generation in cooktops...
You're braver than me though I was seriously tempted for the same reason !! Watch that glass, someone in another thread here or elsewhere said the Miele glass top cost a…
Jul 23, 2007 11:07 pm
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…