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jerrywilson
jerrywilson
14 September 2018

My first kitchen reno designs. Please tell me what you think

My first kitchen reno designs. Please tell me what you think

I had also the same problem once in my life then I get a suggestion from ABI Interiors professionals. They did work on my full house and make my bathroom more classic with their .

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jerrywilson
Sep 14, 2018 2:40 am
jerrywilson
red wolf
red wolf
13 September 2018

Kitchen layout help

Kitchen layout help

I also am confused as to where the doors are located. I personally think both options are not ideal. For option 1, your kitchen space seems very crammed and doesn't offer…

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red wolf
Sep 13, 2018 6:47 am
Choppy182
Choppy182
29 August 2018

Has anyone removed laminate flooring skirting.

Has anyone removed laminate flooring skirting.

Definitely won't be glued, as CEK said, chisel under and pull. Keep off cut. Can come in handy if you need to fill in any spots particularly if fridge doesn't cover the…

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Choppy182
Aug 29, 2018 6:40 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
29 August 2018

Question on payment schedule for new kitchen

Question on payment schedule for new kitchen

I would be wary of paying 85% before even seeing your kitchen. This should be all outlined in the contract before paying the deposit. When we do kitchens our payment…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 29, 2018 12:23 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
arcadelt
arcadelt
21 August 2018

Low ceiling and pendant lights

Low ceiling and pendant lights

New store open with industrial style and vintage lights. https://4urbusy.myshopify.com/ might be worth a look.

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arcadelt
Aug 21, 2018 3:42 pm
Linnda64
Linnda64
18 August 2018

Sink Strainer Plugs Not Holding Water

Sink Strainer Plugs Not Holding Water

Hi Guys, Not all sink plug/strainers are the sme size. If your sink is pre 2010 then the new plugs/strainers won't work. They will leak. I have an Oliveri sink pre 2010…

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Linnda64
Aug 18, 2018 11:47 pm
Drew01
Drew01
6 August 2018

Adhesive child safety locks on 2pac

Adhesive child safety locks on 2pac

nay - we've never had locks on our cupboards in the kitchen, laundry, bathroom, and have twins. we established boundaries for them when they were babies, and have never…

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Drew01
Aug 06, 2018 4:59 pm
Drew01
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
6 August 2018

Organising stone bench tops yourself to save $

Organising stone bench tops yourself to save $

Yes you can organise the stone yourself but as Choppy said you could have some problems.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 06, 2018 8:29 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
6 August 2018

Vinyl wrap doors - matte white

Vinyl wrap doors - matte white

Well straight up they are nothing like me if they even entertain the thought of selling a vinyl wrap kitchen. I strongly recommend against using it!

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 06, 2018 8:26 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
6 August 2018

Kitchen island with floating floor?

Kitchen island with floating floor?

The fridge panel is left off and fitted after the floor has been installed. The panel is screwed to the floor using two small brackets. There is no issue with this at all.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 06, 2018 8:25 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Choppy182
Choppy182
2 August 2018

Caesarstone - mitred or butt joint waterfall ends?

Caesarstone - mitred or butt joint waterfall ends?

Mitre is the way to go. Look so much better no doubt about it.

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Choppy182
Aug 02, 2018 7:43 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
2 August 2018

Changing cabinet doors after handover?

Changing cabinet doors after handover?

Personally I wouldn't use "thermolaminate stuff" in a kitchen. If you google vinyl wrap you will see 1000s of people complaining about it lifting around head sources like…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Aug 02, 2018 8:52 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

NEW SHOWROOM COMMING SOON!!!

NEW SHOWROOM COMMING SOON!!!

Kitchen Design Victoria is excited to announce we will be opening a new showroom in the heart of Nunawading in…

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Kitchen Design Victoria
Aug 01, 2018 11:49 am
Kitchen Design Victoria
Nuri
Nuri
26 July 2018

help with splashback issue in new house

help with splashback issue in new house

they attempted to rectify by re-tiling the whole lot straight over the top AGAIN. I actually can't believe I'm back to square one. Talk about being stressed out!

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Nuri
Jul 26, 2018 1:42 pm
CathyG
CathyG
23 July 2018

All white laminex kitchen

All white laminex kitchen

Thank you. All the best to you

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CathyG
Jul 23, 2018 9:51 pm
reaver
reaver
23 July 2018

Waterfall material same as cabinets rather than benchtop

Waterfall material same as cabinets rather than benchtop

But the OP has a CaesarStone bench top! You wouldn't put laminated panels like in the photo with caesarstone. The OP was talking about putting polyurethane or…

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reaver
Jul 23, 2018 1:02 pm
reaver

Undermount Sink - Installation costs?

Undermount Sink - Installation costs?

I love how its a builder price. My stone mason charges an extra $250 for an undermount bowl cut and polish. Anything much more than that and the builder is taking the…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Jul 19, 2018 2:19 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
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colin1
Jul 18, 2018 5:53 pm
colin1
StoneGuru
StoneGuru
16 July 2018

Smartstone benchtops

Smartstone benchtops

Company is Australia wide.

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StoneGuru
Jul 16, 2018 6:56 pm
StoneGuru

I am looking at moving my kitchen into the dining room, just wondering if anyone could share their thoughts on this. There is currently a arch way which I would brick in…

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meercat
Jul 08, 2018 7:14 pm

Kitchen Quality

Kitchen Quality

Yes I know there are machines that do it but the thin piece of edging at the top can get damaged easily.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Jul 04, 2018 8:24 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

We're specialists in Marble, Granite and Engineered Stone for both residential and commercial applications. View our website to learn more or visit our Wangara showroom in…

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Medici Marble and Granite
Jul 03, 2018 4:51 pm
Medici Marble and Granite
tsoonie
tsoonie
3 July 2018

Butlers pantry & finding the right spot for upright freezer

Butlers pantry & finding the right spot for upright freezer

I’d be inclined to put the freezer in the wip directly behind where you currently have in mind, so in the left hand corner. I quite like the expanded Butler’s only…

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tsoonie
Jul 03, 2018 1:26 am
cdzaza
cdzaza
2 July 2018

Anyone heard of Ariston?

Anyone heard of Ariston?

Have had Aristotle stove hot plate and range , they lasted for over 14 years and never had a problem with any of them the only reason I’m getting new is updating.

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cdzaza
Jul 02, 2018 8:04 pm
Choppy182
Choppy182
23 June 2018

Waterfall edges after handover?

Waterfall edges after handover?

You can sit them on tile not a problem

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Choppy182
Jun 23, 2018 5:30 pm
ashlisa
ashlisa
18 June 2018

kickboard colour...

kickboard colour...
1, 2

Can someone gove me trinas details...id love to see her pics of zincworks. We have chosen zincworks and would love to see more pics of it in homes rather than just the…

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ashlisa
Jun 19, 2018 12:15 am

If you don't have them, then you either need an extra large opening for the fridge or you need to push it out so the doors are proud of the walls. This diagram from the…

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arcadelt
Jun 17, 2018 11:30 am
mj-mac4
mj-mac4
16 June 2018

Kitchen - Noosa 25MKII

Kitchen - Noosa 25MKII

Wow!! Looks so good 😊

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mj-mac4
Jun 16, 2018 3:04 pm
mj-mac4

We used Pure Mineralstone for the benchtop in our laundry, but engineered stone elsewhere. That was the laminate that was closest to the stone. We have parchment…

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arcadelt
Jun 05, 2018 11:02 pm
weekm
weekm
5 June 2018

Indoor cooktop for outdoor kitchen?

Indoor cooktop for outdoor kitchen?

Hi I just read your post and would be interested to know did you go ahead with your outdoor kitchen with an indoor cooktop? if yes, did you choose a ceramic gas cooktop?…

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weekm
Jun 05, 2018 10:49 am
stellabella
stellabella
26 May 2018

Zip Taps - are they worth it or a PITA?

Zip Taps - are they worth it or a PITA?

We had one in the house we built in 2012 and absolutely loved it. It had all three options...BUT it was a complimentary upgrade from the builder. We've just signed up to…

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stellabella
May 26, 2018 1:13 am
stellabella
kks
kks
24 May 2018

Using a benchtop for a study desk - Where to find?

Using a benchtop for a study desk - Where to find?

Trademaster, in Granville, will likely be able to look after you on this bench top need. Lovely, helpful people with super prices. I tell you, you will fall over when you…

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kks
May 25, 2018 12:47 am
Naomi Pommerel
Naomi Pommerel
22 May 2018

Accessories for Afa flow double undermount sink?

Accessories for Afa flow double undermount sink?

hi there, long time late but googling away & wondering if you found any in the end. Reece have a collection on their site now of Afa flow accessories

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Naomi Pommerel
May 22, 2018 1:10 pm
simplebenchtop
simplebenchtop
18 May 2018

Install marble bench top after handover possible on tiles?

Install marble bench top after handover possible on tiles?

Removal of the handover and replacing it with your marble bench-top is very much possible provided its done the right way and by the experts. Get in touch with an expert…

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simplebenchtop
May 18, 2018 4:43 pm
simplebenchtop

Overhang

Overhang

300mm is the maximum overhang that CaesarStone and most other companys will warranty. Anything over that and you risk it snapping. It may have internal supports but it…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
May 15, 2018 8:09 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

Open pantry shelving

Open pantry shelving

I actually do like spaning any more than 800mm! At anything over 700mm I put a centre shelf pin in the back of the cabinet and suggest anything over 900 be fixed or…

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
May 09, 2018 5:42 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
mishb
mishb
8 May 2018

Undermount sink and Caesarstone Warranty

Undermount sink and Caesarstone Warranty

I've had undermount sinks in a stone benchtop for 15 years. They aren't big sinks so sometimes pots scrape the edges getting them in and out. …

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mishb
May 08, 2018 1:57 pm
ktotherose
ktotherose
8 May 2018

Non Vented Rangehood Advice

Non Vented Rangehood Advice

Its just a Neff canopy rangehood. Nothing too fancy! Handles smells fine. I really haven't noticed anything different to our previous standard house!

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ktotherose
May 08, 2018 12:08 pm
fred1234
fred1234
30 April 2018

Need spare parts for kitchen drawers. Can anyone identify t

Need spare parts for kitchen drawers. Can anyone identify t

Thank you, Splashers. That looks like it. I have now ordered some parts directly from Hafele. You have a good eye. Thank you again.

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fred1234
Apr 30, 2018 11:12 pm
2017istheyear
2017istheyear
24 April 2018

Different color & material benchtop in kitchen than pantry

Different color & material benchtop in kitchen than pantry

So just need an opinion on what looks nice. In my kitchen I have a dark gray stone bench top. My husband is installing my pantry and I want a dark timber benchtop. Not…

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2017istheyear
Apr 24, 2018 3:05 pm
AJW
AJW
22 April 2018

Pull out sideways shoe racks

Pull out sideways shoe racks

That is of course an option but so is asking on sites like this if anyone knows of places where they can be brought. Main point of this board isn’t it? Ps I built the…

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AJW
Apr 22, 2018 9:33 am
Southies
Southies
17 April 2018

Outdoor wok burner

Outdoor wok burner

thanks I'll check out bunnings

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Southies
Apr 17, 2018 4:03 pm
Southies
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
16 April 2018

Join in Caesarstone

Join in Caesarstone
1, 2

The majority of slabs are 3000mm long so having a join is normal but it shouldn't have cracked.

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Apr 16, 2018 6:17 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Joker
Joker
5 April 2018

Stain on caesarstone

Stain on caesarstone
1, 2

If you use a high quality professional aussie made product from wizard Australia, no soap on contents, environmentally friendly, used for years with no dulling effect,…

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Joker
Apr 05, 2018 9:58 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
4 April 2018

Outdoor kitchens question

Outdoor kitchens question

If you check the it just leaves the water inlet and drain hanging, and says nothing about how you connect it. However, because the BBQ has wheels, you wouldn’t want a…

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arcadelt
Apr 04, 2018 11:39 pm
Evelin
Evelin
4 April 2018

Electric v Gas cooktop?

Electric v Gas cooktop?

Induction but you have to check the wattage of the zones and take one with dual or better multislider. Until recently I had Miele. With various wattages per zone, it was…

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Evelin
Apr 04, 2018 10:15 am
steel
steel
3 April 2018

Window splashback

Window splashback

I particularly hate ours. Just looks permanently covered in grease and grime if I dont clean it weekly and its far harder to clean properly than an actual splashback. I…

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steel
Apr 03, 2018 2:31 pm
StoneGuru
StoneGuru
31 March 2018

Smartstone Absolute Blanc

Smartstone Absolute Blanc

If you want a pure white, go to Technistone Crystal Diamond white

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StoneGuru
Mar 31, 2018 4:33 pm
StoneGuru

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