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chippy
chippy
8 November 2018

Riven and nuance finish

Riven and nuance finish

There's not a massive difference. They are both from Laminex's impression range. Nuance has an embossed wood grain, linear Patten on its surface. Riven is more a brushed…

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chippy
Nov 08, 2018 4:04 pm
chippy
lili_marie
lili_marie
5 November 2018

Criticise my kitchen plans

Criticise my kitchen plans

Thanks for your reply! :) Yes, it's a tall cabinet with a 2000 door and pull out drawers up to eye level then shelves or wire baskets. The cooktop benchtop is 1800 in…

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lili_marie
Nov 05, 2018 8:17 am
lili_marie
arcadelt
arcadelt
1 November 2018

Shadowline and handleless island bench

Shadowline and handleless island bench
1, 2

Ours are not those "45 degrees cut top of the front (sharknose?)" and are certainly are not hard to open or close.

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arcadelt
Nov 01, 2018 10:35 am
OurLindrum52
OurLindrum52
24 October 2018

No fridge in main kitchen? Anyone done this

No fridge in main kitchen? Anyone done this

In the 70's (yes that long ago) my parents extended and built a new kitchen/family room. They put the fridge in the pantry mainly because it was so old, Mum didn't want…

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OurLindrum52
Oct 24, 2018 10:02 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
23 October 2018

Height of kitchen/ splashback/ wall cabinets

Height of kitchen/ splashback/ wall cabinets

A windows manufacturer can make a window any size, within certain upper and lower limits, neither of which applies in your situation.

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arcadelt
Oct 23, 2018 9:12 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
CuttingEdgeKitchens
16 October 2018

Laminex Freestyle surfaces 30mm

Laminex Freestyle surfaces 30mm

Who told you that, the salesman? Did you believe them? Its not true. CaesarStone is very durable!

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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Oct 16, 2018 7:07 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
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CuttingEdgeKitchens
Oct 15, 2018 10:50 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens
Macher
Macher
29 September 2018

New kitchen at last!

New kitchen at last!

I love your appliance cabinet and very neat pantry. Nice to see you keep a bottle of sriracha in stock.

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Macher
Sep 29, 2018 6:34 pm
Macher
GBDesign
GBDesign
29 September 2018

2Pac!

2Pac!

Echo'ing this. There's a reason why all good cabinet making workshops offer this finish as the best option.

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GBDesign
Sep 29, 2018 8:43 am
GBDesign
GBDesign
GBDesign
29 September 2018

Colonial White Granite kitchen benchtop

Colonial White Granite kitchen benchtop

Granite can be as practical as the rest of the surfaces, as long as it's treated/cared for correctly. I've lived with most of the counter top surfaces in previous houses.…

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GBDesign
Sep 29, 2018 8:36 am
GBDesign

To avoid touching the carcass, another option is to integrated the finger pull into the fronts. Example of this :

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GBDesign
Sep 29, 2018 8:31 am
GBDesign
Melbournevic
Melbournevic
19 September 2018

Ventilation of butler’s pantry

Ventilation of butler’s pantry

This is an older thread but we're doing the same but relocating the stove, oven and rangehood to butler's pantry. We have added 2 exhaust fans which will be ducted…

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Melbournevic
Sep 19, 2018 9:01 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
19 September 2018

Best value kitchen design ideas?

Best value kitchen design ideas?

Hey! Do you want to best value kitchen designs? Then you should visit ABI Interiors. They have all the luxury and high-quality and kitchen sinks for your newly designed…

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arcadelt
Sep 19, 2018 8:35 pm
Joker
Joker
17 September 2018

How does your fridge look? Pics?

How does your fridge look? Pics?

The flush fridges have two huge problems, their in practical due to been so small in depth, and are stupidly over priced for less, you need a really wide fridge to make it work.

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Joker
Sep 17, 2018 7:58 pm
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 1:40 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 5:47 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 5:40 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 11:23 am
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 2:42 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 10:47 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 3:59 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 7:29 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 7:26 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 7:25 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 6:43 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 7:52 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 10:49 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 12:42 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 8:51 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 12:02 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 1:19 pm
CuttingEdgeKitchens
colin1
colin1
18 July 2018

Pendant light help!

Pendant light help!

About 950mm

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colin1
Jul 18, 2018 4:53 pm
colin1
StoneGuru
StoneGuru
16 July 2018

Smartstone benchtops

Smartstone benchtops

Company is Australia wide.

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StoneGuru
Jul 16, 2018 5:56 pm
StoneGuru
meercat
meercat
8 July 2018

Moving Kitchen

Moving Kitchen

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 6:14 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 7:24 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 3:51 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 12:26 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 7:04 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 4:30 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 18, 2018 11:15 pm

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 10:30 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 2:04 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 10:02 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 9:49 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 12:13 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 24, 2018 11:47 pm
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 12:10 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 3:43 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 7:09 am
CuttingEdgeKitchens

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