Retractable sink tap/mixer query
aha thanks strumer yes we did see the 'fishing type sinker' on the cord last night when we were busy pulling the cord back. I will get DH to have a go at adjusting it…
Starfire glass samples
Hi remomart, spoke to them today & no they don't supply samples. I'm not surprised - an expensive exercise.
And their colours are specially made & named for them.
Jun 12, 2008 12:06 pm
colours for a small kitchen
Thanks Michelle, I was a bit worried about the timber, I think I will just stick to Dune. Now is the time toget the quotes and order, not that I will not be agonising…
Nice big kitchen, love the zebras!!
Worth the money for the bench tops they look…
Jun 14, 2008 5:44 pm
Flat Pack Kitchens
Just put in an Ikea kitchen and it came up a treat!!
Easy to assemble, easy to install but it appears the Europeans don't have cavity wall!!
You wouldn't think that…
Zip Hydrotap hot/cold water
Hi, just a warning for anyone thinking of buying these hot/cold instant water units for the kitchen. If they do happen to go wrong the only company that fixes them is Zip,…
Jun 18, 2008 2:18 pm
Laminex Roman Marble
we've picked the laminex ebony marble in the dimensions finish for our vanity top. Can't show you it yet though unfortunately since we've only just had pre--start…
waterfall or apron?
HAD to get one...hehe..so i dont really mind if its 20mm or 40mm, just as long as it looks good...which i think it will either way. …
Waterfall edge on L-shaped bench?
Can someone remind me again, is it okay to use a dark color (say red) for a splash back without starfire glass? I think I remember someone saying…
need help deciding benchtop colour!
what colour benchtop did you go with?
We have a blackwood kitchen in our current house. The benchtops are a light laminate and look terrible, but we have an island bench…
Caesarstone - Raw silk v Ivory
I found this picture, it has antique white cupboards and ivory benchtop and I think it looks fab!! I quite like the splashback which seems to be a…
Side by side fridge
Does anyone own a side by side fridge? What does it mean when it says 'vertical water connection'? Is it just a water tap connection? How high should this outlet be…
Pantry advice needed!
melamine shelving and shelves across the end, so that the shelves are in a ¬ configuration.
That way they will be stronger and you…
Satin 2 pac?
Most of the PD prestige displays are in the Satin finish. I've actually only ever seen one gloss in my travels through the PD displays. Satin looks really nice and this…
Huh, learn new things every day:)
So Formica has always been an Australian owned company? That product and laminate was big in the US in the 70s, but usually only lower…
Starfire splashback (again)
Thanks for that newbies
I think I will definatly have to go with starfire, our colour is too light and the green tinge would definatly come through on standard glass..
I love these handles but I have a question for people who already have them in their kitchens. They have parts that protrude on the sides, do the…
Jul 04, 2008 11:03 am
Your stonemason would provide the best answer for your particular requirements.
That's true maggie
Hot pots and pans went on the sink ( it was a double sink with double drainers or on heat pads on the bench across from the stove. even when i…
Your bog standard 1 1/2 bowl sink like this one, is 40 litres in the big bowl and 11 litres in the small bowl - say you fill the big bowl 3/4 that's 30…
Help with choosing a splashback
a red glass splashback would look great!
wouldnt prefer tiling to a splashback though..
have a look at some henley images, i see they have quite a few houses with…
Provision of Water Tap in Fridge Cavity
Thanks to you to SImone, I have said it a million times and I'll say it again, this forum has saved me and our house!!
I would know nothing if it…
Thank you everyone, this has been very helpful.
After your answers here, and some more research, their price seems to be quite fair for what we want, and for the fact…
Another fridge tap question.
We have been looking into fridges lately, want a side by side fridge/freezer in new house, not fussed about ice/water dispenser though, anyway both salespeople and our…
Jul 11, 2008 11:38 am
kitchen door clours... please help
its really good to hear that atleast someone is in control of what they are doing.
i reckon its easier when you are doing renovations, isnt it?
all the best…
A galley kitchen is always my preference for economy of space vs. usable kitchen.
It's always nice if you have a chance to remodel to accomodate…
Anyone use a Rayburn ?
I see you're in Queensland AM I lived there for a few years. I recall that anything that had even a slither of potential to raise the ambient temperature was to be…
Some more info on Blum soft closers which Matt installed - didn't seem like a big…
DIY tiling ?
I have ordered the diamond drills and they have arrived !!!!! pretty damn quick . I will keep you posted once we do the job. I am still waiting for the…
Ikea Faktum Cabinets in Walk-In Pantry
Yes, I know exactly what Maisie is talking about, prices here in Perth are astroooonomical. I think most trades people think we are forking it in on the boom, which is…
Replacement Bench Tops
Alright, well, the kitchen in our new place is fine but we'd love to modernise it a bit.
Right now it's a bit cosy cottage, with beige/peach…
Jul 20, 2008 11:23 pm