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becjarrettdalton
becjarrettdalton
3 December 2014

Need advice with colours

Need advice with colours

Ok I've got pics - how do you post them!

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becjarrettdalton
Dec 03, 2014 5:56 pm
becjarrettdalton
bavshan
bavshan
2 December 2014

Kitchen Meltdown!!!!! HELP

Kitchen Meltdown!!!!! HELP

Hi, I do like that grey colour too. What is the colour name? This island is the identical layout to what ours will be, shown in the colour…

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bavshan
Dec 02, 2014 8:34 pm
bavshan
Brandon2013
Brandon2013
2 December 2014

Extend overheads or not

Extend overheads or not

Without doubt option 2. Evenmore so if you decide to sell this in a few years. Without them being flush, it will look very odd and potential buyers will question this. I…

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Brandon2013
Dec 02, 2014 8:54 am
sirgoat
sirgoat
26 November 2014

adjustable legs v's solid kickers

adjustable legs v's solid kickers

cheers for the response, more interested in ladder frame might look into it next time around.

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sirgoat
Nov 26, 2014 8:08 pm
sgw
sgw
18 November 2014

Share Container my kitchen from china

Share Container my kitchen from china

I am importing my cabinetry from China to Perth, Does anyone in Perth want to share a container.

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sgw
Nov 18, 2014 2:46 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
18 November 2014

2pac or laminate

2pac or laminate

Laminate is most defiantly NOT superior to 2pac! Laminate is one of the cheapest door finishes around. You will see a faint black line around the 1mm edging. It cant be…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Nov 18, 2014 1:36 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
18 November 2014

Timber veneer vs laminate

Timber veneer vs laminate

It depends on which laminex range and also the colour

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Nov 18, 2014 1:30 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
tamanddave
tamanddave
16 November 2014

Corian Colours

Corian Colours

Hi everyone, my wife and I are currently in the process of starting our first build, as part of our package we get Corian bench tops in the kitchen, however we are having…

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tamanddave
Nov 16, 2014 10:26 am
Beazley77
Beazley77
12 November 2014

Pantry door to bench distance

Pantry door to bench distance

Thanks jenathome. I did decide to stick with 1000mm which is only 50mm less than it was in original design anyway.

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Beazley77
Nov 12, 2014 2:09 pm
Beazley77
CC101
CC101
8 November 2014

Sealing Quantum Quartz bench top?

Sealing Quantum Quartz bench top?

I was advised by quantum quartz company rep that it does not need sealing

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CC101
Nov 08, 2014 3:30 pm

Thanks for your ideas, I found an old photo with the pantry door closed.…

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raemit
Nov 07, 2014 7:14 pm
chippy
chippy
6 November 2014

Soft close hinges combined with self close hinges

Soft close hinges combined with self close hinges

All the modern cup hinges are self closing once the door goes past about the 45° point. (Unless they are reverse sprung for push to open, but they are completely…

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chippy
Nov 06, 2014 12:27 am
chippy
rmjose18
rmjose18
5 November 2014

Galaxy Black Benchtop - Pictures please

Galaxy Black Benchtop - Pictures please

Hi Guys i would appreciate if anyone could post picts of their kitchen with galaxy black benchtop :) Thanks

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rmjose18
Nov 05, 2014 7:37 pm
sofia14
sofia14
3 November 2014

Adding cupboards to kitchen - thoughts?

Adding cupboards to kitchen - thoughts?

may i know the height of the ceiling? Your overhead cupboard looks "tall".

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sofia14
Nov 03, 2014 5:43 pm
Splashers
Splashers
3 November 2014

Help with cabinetry-how can we achieve thiswhat to ask for

Help with cabinetry-how can we achieve thiswhat to ask for

You can either use solid timber inside pretty cheap, more than capable of taken the weight or can go with a metal internal.

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Splashers
Nov 03, 2014 12:38 pm
Splashers
GBDesign
GBDesign
1 November 2014

Has anyone used Roxx Stone for their bench tops?

Has anyone used Roxx Stone for their bench tops?

As above. I've seen this stuff around, but it hasn't worked out any better in pricing, then a 20mm thick top. It's really designed to sleeve over existing Joinery.

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GBDesign
Nov 01, 2014 9:00 am
GBDesign
sas19621
sas19621
31 October 2014

Casearstone Ocean foam out of stock urgently need alternativ

Casearstone Ocean foam out of stock urgently need alternativ

We have decided yo go with the 20mm caesarstone with a 40mm edge. So it should work out fine!

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sas19621
Oct 31, 2014 7:02 pm
chippy
chippy
31 October 2014

Kitchen cabinetry edging quality

Kitchen cabinetry edging quality

That's the right result. Doors of that quality should never have been installed. :n:

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chippy
Oct 31, 2014 6:42 pm
chippy
travelbug
travelbug
31 October 2014

Wall tiles or splash back?

Wall tiles or splash back?

We are in the Hills area. Yeah my hubby wouldn't let me hear the end of it when I said the verandah now had to go. I'm very lucky that he is good at lots of handyman…

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travelbug
Oct 31, 2014 5:06 pm

You definitely can't go wrong with white on white for Calacatta Nuvo. If you want to be a bit more adventurous it also works rather well with black…

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CaesarstoneAU
Oct 31, 2014 7:52 am
CaesarstoneAU
AJW
AJW
30 October 2014

Wall hung cabinets - mdf behind plasterboard?

Wall hung cabinets - mdf behind plasterboard?

Thanks, that may be true. My main issue would be that now (as long as there's no plasterboard) it's easy to install additional timber framing in,…

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AJW
Oct 30, 2014 8:43 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
29 October 2014

Recent kitchen makeover - Essa Stone has a chip! :-(

Recent kitchen makeover - Essa Stone has a chip! :-(
1, 2, 3

Thanks for this post and the all the helpful responses. We chipped our four month old stone top yesterday ( no one is owning it, but there is a…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Oct 29, 2014 1:45 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CaesarstoneAU
CaesarstoneAU
28 October 2014

New Ceasarstone - Catacatta Nuvo

New Ceasarstone - Catacatta Nuvo

Variation came in at just over $12k after credit for the standard stone material. In other parts of the house it was a no cost option to swtich…

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CaesarstoneAU
Oct 28, 2014 9:40 am
CaesarstoneAU
CaesarstoneAU
CaesarstoneAU
28 October 2014

What do you think of this all-white colour selection?

What do you think of this all-white colour selection?

White Shimmer would likely be too cool for an Antique White, maybe try either Snow, Osprey or Organic White instead as they should be a better colour match.

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CaesarstoneAU
Oct 28, 2014 9:36 am
CaesarstoneAU
Melsie68
Melsie68
25 October 2014

kitchen color selection suggestions (calacutta island)

kitchen color selection suggestions (calacutta island)

The kitchen photo is from the redink display . I think you should be fine . I love the tawny in the kitchen doesnt look so brown with all the sun light

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Melsie68
Oct 25, 2014 6:59 pm
sas19621
sas19621
25 October 2014

Corian Aspen

Corian Aspen

Hi, I really like the look of Corian Aspen for my kitchen benchtops but can't find a physical sample of it.I understand Corian will nd one out to me but am fairly pressed…

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sas19621
Oct 25, 2014 12:12 pm
ChrisE
ChrisE
25 October 2014

Small fridge space!! Please help!!

Small fridge space!! Please help!!

Did you double check with a tape measure that the fridge space you have matches the size in the plans? If yes, then look at Fisher/Paykel's bottom freezer fridges; they…

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ChrisE
Oct 25, 2014 9:39 am
1rocky
1rocky
24 October 2014

stackstone for kitchen

stackstone for kitchen

have found a stackstone called white featherstone. so looking at putting this on the fron of the island bench.

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1rocky
Oct 24, 2014 1:26 pm
Michelle
Michelle
21 October 2014

Which dulux white for kitchen cabinets?

Which dulux white for kitchen cabinets?

I'd go the Natural White, it will bounce off the C/Stone your using and create a contrast in whites.

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Michelle
Oct 21, 2014 6:29 pm
Michelle
mb21
mb21
19 October 2014

Splashback meterial cost

Splashback meterial cost

Thank you both for the replies. CEK - we found out like you have said the cost is very similar when we compared standard range stones. Decided not to use stone for…

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mb21
Oct 19, 2014 6:21 pm
sas19621
sas19621
18 October 2014

Dulux paint colour to go with Ocean Foam

Dulux paint colour to go with Ocean Foam

Your colours sound fantastic. I would love to see a photo if your kitchen if you can post one. Many thanks. :roll:

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sas19621
Oct 18, 2014 5:37 pm
chippy
chippy
18 October 2014

Any used/seen Ultraglaze doors?

Any used/seen Ultraglaze doors?

I have just realised that ultraglaze is the same style of product that Ikea use on their gloss doors. I was asked to install an Ikea kitchen a couple of weeks back and…

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chippy
Oct 17, 2014 11:23 pm
chippy
chippy
chippy
17 October 2014

Diamondgloss Laminate "Polar White" and acrylic edging

Diamondgloss Laminate "Polar White" and acrylic edging

Thank you for the clarification chippy. Do you know if the edging used is standard or would it incur an extra cost? I'm curious as in my…

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chippy
Oct 17, 2014 10:56 pm
chippy
ashilleong
ashilleong
16 October 2014

Aussie Cut Kitchens - anyone had any experience?

Aussie Cut Kitchens - anyone had any experience?

Quote seems pretty reasonable, but very little about them online/no reviews

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ashilleong
Oct 16, 2014 6:04 pm
ashilleong
MyH1Login
MyH1Login
15 October 2014

cabinet maker - melbourne

cabinet maker - melbourne

Just a friend.. But I'm seeing his mrs tomorrow so I shall ask if he does anything on the side, if he does & if you want I'll pass along his…

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MyH1Login
Oct 15, 2014 9:46 pm
MyH1Login
deluxes
deluxes
15 October 2014

SHAKER / COUNTRY KITCHENS

SHAKER / COUNTRY KITCHENS

So, budget is about $6k you said... So shaker style cupboards, and stone tops? Do you need appliances? You may need to get incredibly creative! I would be looking at…

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deluxes
Oct 15, 2014 10:39 am
deluxes
Michelle
Michelle
13 October 2014

Colour to match Linen caeserstone benchtop.

Colour to match Linen caeserstone benchtop.

Don't listen to them all...stick to the plan, pure white!! :D

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Michelle
Oct 13, 2014 9:24 pm
Michelle
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
13 October 2014

Oven & Cooktop Brands?

Oven & Cooktop Brands?

Remember - you get what you pay for - but a good, reasonably priced, unit with a good guarantee is usually a safe bet. Then maybe a Google for reviews/comments. …

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Saint Mike
Oct 13, 2014 1:26 pm
Saint Mike
khooj123_
khooj123_
12 October 2014

Selling 2nd hand kitchen appliances. Internet ?

Selling 2nd hand kitchen appliances. Internet ?

Thanks Balk ! Thats a good idea. Would I have to arrange the test from a plumber ?

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khooj123_
Oct 12, 2014 7:45 am
ashilleong
ashilleong
10 October 2014

Planning our kitchen

Planning our kitchen

Fair enough. Thanks for the help anyway. Houzz has an australian website now, launched a few months ago.

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ashilleong
Oct 10, 2014 6:17 pm
ashilleong
chippy
chippy
2 October 2014

Perth kitchen cabinet maker

Perth kitchen cabinet maker

If anyone needs a quote for cabinet work I'm happy to help.

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chippy
Oct 02, 2014 11:34 am
chippy

Hi Danette, Two-tone kitchen bench tops are definitely on trend. You either go for a high-contrast look, or combine a bold colour choice with a more subdued colour,…

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CaesarstoneAU
Oct 01, 2014 2:07 pm
CaesarstoneAU
DG85
DG85
29 September 2014

Safari starphire glass kitchen splash back?

Safari starphire glass kitchen splash back?

Has anyone used the colour Safari in a starphire glass splash back? Just picked it for my all white new kitchen but wld love to see pics of anyone who used it!

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DG85
Sep 29, 2014 1:08 pm
DG85
Jaeger LeCoultre
Jaeger LeCoultre
27 September 2014

Advise needed pull out rangehood and surrounding cupboard

Advise needed pull out rangehood and surrounding cupboard

Ilve makes an 80cm slide out rangehood which might look better with an 850mm…

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Jaeger LeCoultre
Sep 27, 2014 9:44 am
Splashers
Splashers
25 September 2014

Dulux colour to match Caesarstone Calcutta Nuvo and Osprey

Dulux colour to match Caesarstone Calcutta Nuvo and Osprey

Dulux White on White looks good with Calcutta as its more stark and blue/grey undertones. Natural white is more of a warm colour which would suit the osprey.

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Splashers
Sep 25, 2014 9:40 pm
Splashers
Splashers
Splashers
25 September 2014

Kitchen Layout Help :)

Kitchen Layout Help :)

With Option A you could change the oven/mwave to a pantry, put the sink on same wall where the cooktop is, put the cooktop and oven in the middle of the U, and the m/wave…

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Splashers
Sep 25, 2014 9:38 pm
Splashers
CenturyMarble
CenturyMarble
25 September 2014

Aris edge bench tops

Aris edge bench tops

Hi Beazley, 40mm edge is slightly more exp than 20mm, because of labour and time involved to do that. MAterial wise, depends on how wide the bench top is, but most of the…

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CenturyMarble
Sep 25, 2014 11:47 am


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