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Michelle
Michelle
31 August 2009

Exterior colour selection - Please help!

Exterior colour selection - Please help!
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Addictive????Check out my post count, look out, this could be you! :wink: :lol:

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Michelle
Aug 31, 2009 9:27 pm
Michelle
Jess09
Jess09
31 August 2009

What exterior colours look good with a Monier Caper roof?

What exterior colours look good with a Monier Caper roof?
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hey ozzy, great idea to do the sample pots ::smile:: let us know what you end up with...maybe stain for the front door then? woodland grey should look fine for the portico - it…

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Jess09
Sep 01, 2009 12:07 am
Jess09
Michelle
Michelle
1 September 2009

Metal wall art

Metal wall art

Very Nice Fu :D ….must have taken you a while to find this thread. :wink:

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Michelle
Sep 01, 2009 7:17 pm
Michelle
kb46
kb46
2 September 2009

Thoughts on this contrast for kitchen?

Thoughts on this contrast for kitchen?

I usually choose safe colours to avoid it looking too dated down the…

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kb46
Sep 02, 2009 10:34 am
Michelle
Michelle
2 September 2009

Do i need to change the glass tiles?

Do i need to change the glass tiles?

Any progress on this poster, by the poster????? :?

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Michelle
Sep 02, 2009 6:45 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
3 September 2009

Help, before I make a HUGE mistake, PLEASE!

Help, before I make a HUGE mistake, PLEASE!
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I don’t know which emotion to put up for that comment. So let’s try these….. :shock: :shock: ::: ::wornout:: ::surprise:: ::hyst:: ::hyst::

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Michelle
Sep 03, 2009 9:14 pm
Michelle
themax
themax
3 September 2009

Internal Paint Colours

Internal Paint Colours

Thank you.. I may buy a sample pot of each three colours ie. White Duck 1/4, China White and Linseed and see how they look on the wall. It…

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themax
Sep 03, 2009 10:05 pm
themax
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suh
Sep 04, 2009 10:33 am
suh
kek
kek
5 September 2009

Show Us Your Ugly Bits :)

Show Us Your Ugly Bits :)
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This was in a display house, sorry but I could not handle waking up to that every…

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kek
Sep 05, 2009 7:20 pm
kek
themax
themax
5 September 2009

Starphire splashback suggestion

Starphire splashback suggestion
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Poor DH, he is very multiskilled! Oh well I GUESS I can wait :lol: Thanks for letting me know. The tiles sound lovely though... :wink:

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themax
Sep 05, 2009 8:05 pm
themax
kek
kek
6 September 2009

Bathroom Accessories

Bathroom Accessories
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Told you that green would work, Southies. :D I love the teal too though, gorgeous colour.

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kek
Sep 06, 2009 10:45 am
kek
mozzi26
mozzi26
6 September 2009

French Style Bed - where in Melbourne

French Style Bed - where in Melbourne

Thank you all so much! The husband is putting pressure on me to make a decision. I'll certainly have a peruse of all those websites and let you know how I go!! cheers

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mozzi26
Sep 06, 2009 2:34 pm
snhouse
snhouse
6 September 2009

Wattyl Flokati in Melb???

Wattyl Flokati in Melb???

Yep lots of people seem to go for it looks great in all the photos, thinking of using that or white pepper but haven't seen either in person. The only display home i have…

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snhouse
Sep 06, 2009 11:42 pm
toni
toni
6 September 2009

kitchen canisters

kitchen canisters

thanks everyoone for their replies :) I am still looking though i did have a set in my shopping cart ready to check out, but, i dunno, just weren't quite what i have in my…

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toni
Sep 07, 2009 12:31 am
Michelle
Michelle
7 September 2009

Blinds -stuck with wrong colour but already painted walls

Blinds -stuck with wrong colour but already painted walls

hi all, hi how much these shutter blinds cost? any help? I ordered some custom eco shutter blinds from Fr33dom and…

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Michelle
Sep 07, 2009 4:25 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
7 September 2009

Colour Advice

Colour Advice

[Will also be installing under stair storage (with doors) and built in entertainment unit which rep has said would look good if in satin finish…

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Michelle
Sep 07, 2009 8:46 pm
Michelle
suh
suh
7 September 2009

Tribal Macassar Laminex :p

Tribal Macassar Laminex :p
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Yes, will get some samples, the kitchen dude is coming out to measure up, he has samples.

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suh
Sep 07, 2009 10:11 pm
suh
ozzybird
ozzybird
8 September 2009

Dulux code for Dulux Linseed half strength?

Dulux code for Dulux Linseed half strength?

Yup, they didn't seem to have a problem but I will remind them when they come to paint…

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ozzybird
Sep 08, 2009 7:30 am

Surfmist…

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Michelle
Sep 09, 2009 8:09 pm
Michelle
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Beebob
Sep 10, 2009 3:48 pm
rmm1
rmm1
10 September 2009

Ensuite: Brown Emperador floor tile and CaesarStone Vanity?

Ensuite: Brown Emperador floor tile and CaesarStone Vanity?

Thanks, That's funny because I suggested Latte but the cab maker dismissed it because he had only brought over samples of the Chocolate Stone with grains. I should go…

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rmm1
Sep 10, 2009 7:55 pm
berny
berny
10 September 2009

Our exterior Choices? What do you think?

Our exterior Choices? What do you think?

Thanks Michelle Even though it's a large house, it is a difficult house to make variations too. I hope we have done enough to pass the 'streetscape' requirement :)

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berny
Sep 10, 2009 9:49 pm
Michelle
Michelle
10 September 2009

Flat out!

Flat out!

Nothing like being a trend setter! :lol: :z: ::wornout::

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Michelle
Sep 10, 2009 10:13 pm
Michelle
doghouse
doghouse
11 September 2009

30% OFF Canvas art @ Harvey Norman!!!

30% OFF Canvas art @ Harvey Norman!!!

Thanks! Perhaps this will prompt me to get my act together... I had lots of plans for this to be done before we moved - and now been in the house for close to three…

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doghouse
Sep 11, 2009 5:39 pm
doghouse
Michelle
Michelle
11 September 2009

where's michelle

where's michelle

Unfortunately, I couldn’t find what I wanted anywhere. :( Did find a cheap hat rack for my scarfs in the spare room, and considering I have put myself on a budget,…

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Michelle
Sep 11, 2009 8:52 pm
Michelle
jaelee
jaelee
12 September 2009

Front entry wall..

Front entry wall..

My personal opinion ... go for a more mettalic type tile .. the ones in the show home you pointed out look quite dark and at first glance can be mistaken for a painted…

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jaelee
Sep 12, 2009 7:01 pm
kek
kek
13 September 2009

Teenage boy's room

Teenage boy's room
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One of those odd coincidences: The bedlinen is from Linen House and the design is "Bridgeport". :shock: Which house did we build.....? That's right,…

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kek
Sep 13, 2009 7:00 pm
kek
annege
annege
14 September 2009

Are these colours too washed out for feature walls?

Are these colours too washed out for feature walls?

We had HB 1/2 and 1/4 in our old unit (1/4 above the picture rails, 1/2 beneath, with off-white trims and old polished timber floors) and it looked great - I liked it so…

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annege
Sep 14, 2009 11:59 am
dreamhome
dreamhome
14 September 2009

Michelle can you please have a look at my colours?

Michelle can you please have a look at my colours?

Hi there dreamhome, We are currently choosing colours for our kitchen and are thinking about the same colours as you. Designer white cupboards and…

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dreamhome
Sep 14, 2009 10:11 pm
dreamhome
Zerosignal
Zerosignal
16 September 2009

hogsbristle 1/2 or 1/4 strength

hogsbristle 1/2 or 1/4 strength

We ended up with Hog Bristle 1/2 and Peplum 1/4 (Took ages to get a 'white') lol.

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Zerosignal
Sep 16, 2009 8:48 pm
amyife
amyife
16 September 2009

Help ! Help my color selection please

Help ! Help my color selection please

Thanks, Michelle ~~now I'm given much confidence :D

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amyife
Sep 16, 2009 9:06 pm
Roar
Roar
17 September 2009

What strength of Paperbark on our quoins and window bands?

What strength of Paperbark on our quoins and window bands?

The quoins will be similar to those on this house but straight and smooth (not v-shaped). Of course we won't be having the sandstone... I guess they're made of some sort…

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Roar
Sep 17, 2009 9:23 pm
Emac
Emac
18 September 2009

Somebody please help. White Birch Window crisis.

Somebody please help. White Birch Window crisis.

Hi Magic J, After your colour suggestions I did some research into "fair bianca". There seemed to be lots of people warning that is comes out very yellow. Were the trims…

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Emac
Sep 18, 2009 12:14 pm

Dulux Stowe White and the White Birch look really nice together. Not so much on screen but I have the samples here in my office, they look good. :wink:

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Michelle
Sep 19, 2009 1:18 pm
Michelle
Michelle
Michelle
19 September 2009

Glass Splashback to go with Espresso caesarstone benchtop

Glass Splashback to go with Espresso caesarstone benchtop

I wonder if a Blue Glass Splashback will work with this - from reading the above? :wink: I have also seen a Splashback by ASG Glass which has metal…

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Michelle
Sep 19, 2009 1:22 pm
Michelle
Crockers
Crockers
20 September 2009

Wallpaper

Wallpaper

I just read in the latest Home Beautiful that Graham & Brown wallpapers are now available at Bunnings. http://www.grahambrown.com.au/ Some of…

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Crockers
Sep 20, 2009 1:51 pm
kb46
kb46
20 September 2009

Curtain opinions needed!!

Curtain opinions needed!!

I've had the B option in my bedroom and the curtains end up looking too narrow and thin IMHO even when each pair join in the middle. You'll get a much more luxurious look…

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kb46
Sep 20, 2009 9:50 pm
pinkfairymagic
pinkfairymagic
20 September 2009

Slight paint dilemma

Slight paint dilemma

JMHO I love white ceilings, don't think you can go past them, always lovely!

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pinkfairymagic
Sep 20, 2009 10:30 pm
pinkfairymagic
clueless2009
clueless2009
22 September 2009

Help with exterior color choices

Help with exterior color choices

Hi this is my first post, my husband and I are building the Porter Davis Paddington 23…

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clueless2009
Sep 22, 2009 6:35 pm
sassypatty
sassypatty
22 September 2009

What Colour Should We Paint The Front Door???

What Colour Should We Paint The Front Door???

Oh what a lovely home! Jealous! :) I can't wait to get my own place... must be so much fun doing a little interior decorating! I think i'm a bit of a wuss when it comes…

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sassypatty
Sep 22, 2009 8:20 pm
Carmel
Carmel
22 September 2009

Eco Blinds

Eco Blinds

Thanks kek and Hels, Hels your home looks beautiful :: I am happy to hear that yours looked good kek. Friends of ours have had other products from the company we are using…

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Carmel
Sep 22, 2009 9:06 pm
Carmel
Michelle
Michelle
24 September 2009

White on White - is blue/grey - What is pure white?

White on White - is blue/grey - What is pure white?

A true white, as to what everyone knows, is just plain white. No tints no shades…..WHITE. Like your ceiling white, pure white. I get so annoyed with the paint companies…

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Michelle
Sep 24, 2009 11:21 am
Michelle
Danni
Danni
24 September 2009

BERKSHIRE WHITE - HAS ANYONE USED IT???

BERKSHIRE WHITE - HAS ANYONE USED IT???

Thanks everyone!! I appreciate your comments. I actually bought a 15l tin put it on the walls and didn't like it, to my husband's disgust!! You are right xquisite, it is a…

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Danni
Sep 24, 2009 11:38 pm
Danni
Danni
24 September 2009

Which white paint to choose - HELP!!!!

Which white paint to choose - HELP!!!!

Hi Felistopher, Just thought I'd let you know I chose berkshire white, bought a 15l tin to do our whole house, painted two big rooms, and didn't like…

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Danni
Sep 24, 2009 11:52 pm
Aly88
Aly88
25 September 2009

Wattyl Chino - help needed!

Wattyl Chino - help needed!

Thanks Jess09, I think those pics really helped seal the deal on the paint.. Definitely Beige Royal Quarter ::lol::

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Aly88
Sep 25, 2009 7:24 pm
kb46
kb46
25 September 2009

This is doing my head in :( Any suggestions welcomed

This is doing my head in :( Any suggestions welcomed
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I've had a few doubting moments (I have a thread here somewhere about it) - I…

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kb46
Sep 25, 2009 10:52 pm
miss81
miss81
26 September 2009

What colour shutters?? Now with another question...

What colour shutters?? Now with another question...

I vote white too - but I prefer the ones with the rod down the middle - those are what we have and I just adore them! :) Btw I LOVE LOVE LOVE your…

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miss81
Sep 26, 2009 10:11 am
miss81
buildingwithhamra
buildingwithhamra
26 September 2009

colour for my plantation shutters???

colour for my plantation shutters???

Do some companies do custom colours? Yeah good point, I dont know about custom colours, but one shutter place I went to (Victory) had 20 shades of cream to chose from.

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buildingwithhamra
Sep 26, 2009 7:24 pm

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