May 18, 2011 12:50 am
Built in or freestanding oven
There are heaps of threads on this topic. Search is your best friend.
We have a freestanding - snugly in between two lots of benches / drawers. No problems with mess so…
May 12, 2011 3:41 pm
V Zug ovens
They have been around for a while but have lived in the shadows of the more common/popular German and Italian brands.
They have some good combo ovens but they are…
oven with rollers on shelves???
My Delonghi 90cm upright gas/electric oven has them and I love them esp when you have loaded the shelf up so easy to slide out.
May 04, 2011 8:51 pm
Highland 90cm canopy with 2010 motor is about 2600.
Schweigen 90cm butterfly canopy with 1600 motor is about 2600. I have been qouted 1995 for this at the home show.
Bosch also make a 75 cm oven (or they did) but in volume it is only about 4 - 5 cubic litres bigger than a large volume 60 cm oven. Make sure you…
Installing Miele appliances
I would not skimp on the money when installing Miele appliances.
Make sure the install instructions and guidelines are followed to the "T" as if any warranty issues…
May 04, 2011 10:58 am
no gas to stove top
found out the gas fitter installed the gas regulater backwards!!! *FACE PALM*
Took 5 minutes to fix, but meant that we couldn't cook anything over the entire Easter break >=|
Freestanding Oven or not?
Fairly minimal gap - whatever my kitchen designer drew up? Wouldn't be more then 2cm on each side, if even that.
No kickboard - the stove came with a vented kickboard like panel.
Apr 26, 2011 11:58 am
Having read and taken in as much info on the forum, I am posting a question to which I can't find any information here or on the web.
Our builder offers…
I don't think you could go wrong with either brand.. they are both high end brands with good reputation.
Cleaning Induction cooktops
do u know what the marks are from?? I basically use cerapol to polish the glass surface, and remove all the swirl marks etc that the other products leave behind.
Oven and Gas Cooktop installation
To answer your original question, yes you will need to get a licenced electrician or gas fitter to install your oven and cooktop.
You need to make…
Looking forward to reading some replies to this!
We've in the process of getting our plans quoted & a "boutique builder" who has quoted us $320k (it is a big house I…
Mar 25, 2011 9:40 pm
Do you prefer gas or electric oven?
I prefer gas especially for cooking roasts etc and like that the heat is pretty much instant-where alotta electric ovens u have to preheat them-I dont cook cakes,biscuits…
Are Westinghouse appliances OK??
We had Westinghouse in our old kitchen, then replaced with oven/cooktop with another Westinghouse oven/cooktop and upgraded the fridge and freezer with another…
I have an stainless LG 567 litre fridge. its not too bad with marks.
it would just fit into your space, but not much room for ventilation.
The main thing would be the door…
Mar 16, 2011 1:37 pm
Mar 16, 2011 8:21 am
It really all depends on the type of ducting and how you are going to duct the rangehood to the atmosphere. When rangehoods are properly ducted,…
Do you have a 900mm oven?
Love being able to fit more in the oven! eg I can bake all the cookie dough in the one go, instead of several batches. Two large trays fit side by side on each shelf. Also…
What size rangehood?
Some brands make a 750mm or close to, but unless you like one of those specifically then go 900mm.
Thanks for all the replys! We are looking at a french door LG fridge, so that should solve the narrowness problems...
Feb 28, 2011 9:18 pm
Samsung french door fridges
I've got one, but its for the new house so can't tell you anything about it other than its really purty! (and in a HUGE box)
How much did you spend on a cook top?
You shoudl try to compare all your appliances as one.
When i shopped arround by oven was over 2300, cooktop was 2300 and rang hood 1800.
I paid less than 5K in the end.
Bosch Or Smeg Oven/Cooktop
We've got a Bosch oven and love it. It's the pyrolytic one and I would gladly buy it again. Don't have a Bosch cooktop though..yet
Can someone teach me about ovens
From what i have seen with people getting freestanding units, unless you are paying reasonable to BIG $$ you probably aren't going to like it.
I have a few friends who…
Induction cooktops and cookware
Induction cooktops are awesome concept BUT.....They are 1/3 more efficient than gas. So the price of an induction top over a normal electric or…
Electrolux oven and cooktop.
i went full electrolux. For the money they are great. The induction is better than many of the european brands. (its actually made in germany). It is better because it has…
La Germania ovens
we have a little one (previous owners of this house). I can't find fault with it functionality-wise, but the smaller size is a pain when I have larger pots on the go. …
Depth of Fridge
but remember everyone that you need to have some space between back wall and fridge for ventilation as well. You can not have your fridge touching the back wall.
Feb 10, 2011 12:50 am
Good Gas Ovens
Thanks for your advice Pippi,I will keep that in mind...
Change Elect stove to gas
Removal of electric stove:
Get the electrician to do the following:
-Disconnect the wiring from the switchboard to the stove and ensure it gets…
Feb 08, 2011 6:59 pm