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Joined 24 October 2011
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5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Tile and cupboard choices-Help Please!!

I'm not too sure about the textured tile and textured cupboard, i am a man though... :)
I would consider a solid colour for the cupboards and…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Help with wall clock

Thanks, we've had a look at the freedom ones, not a fan.
Did cost me money for a new bit of wall art and sugar/tea containers though lol

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Help with wall clock

Hi All,
We want a nicer wall clock to go with our recent kitchen reno's.
Surprisingly it's harder to find one we like than expected...
We're liking the Newgate clocks but their markup…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Undermount front loader in kitchen?

Could you consider swapping the washer and fridge around?
You could swap the hinges on the fridge door to better accomodate the opening door.
You'll also be less likely to accidently open…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Undermount front loader in kitchen?

Why cant you still have a tub in the laundry?
I've got no issue with the washer in the kitchen, it's very english though. I would consider what your plans are…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Well now I am thoroughly depressed!

I'm only thinking allowed here but if you turn around and say you dont want all those extra's arn't they going to make less profit?
Isnt it in their intrest to…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Our Budget Kitchen Reno

Hi All,
Thought I'd update this thread considering the help I recieved.
We ended up with too many options for splashback to the point of being a little overwhelmed I think. We…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Please show me your laminate benchtopped kitchens :)

I did it in our laundry and kitchen.
Dont get the people making it to cut sink holes etc out, you want to do that on site.
It's pretty easy to be…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Supply and install laminate benchtop SOR

I'm SOR so if ya need a hand I might be able to give ya one. (Help you, not do it for you)
Otherwise get the name of the people Ikea…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Diamond Gloss Laminate Acrylic Edging

FYI when we got our bench recently the cost of the acrylic edge was $11.50 a metre.
We got sfx180 though not diamond gloss. The price was given to us approximately…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Diamond Gloss Laminate Acrylic Edging

I'm not a full bottle but are you certain the acrylic edge is available for that top?
I just remember when we got it for ours the lady said something along…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Cast Iron vs Enamel trivets

I redid ours recently and had to make a similar decision.
The enamel ones were generally on the more basic models and in my opinion never looked as good.
I liked the…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Kitchen Benchtops and mini-reno

Can you do it yourself?
If your happy with ikea stuff it sounds like it could all easily be accomodated with their items.
Benchtop you could go to someone like Proform in…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Cutting laminate bench top for sink....

lol mate I havent got a clue what is and isnt orthodox, i just assume how ever I do things in my DIY adventures is probabaly the wrong/less efficient way…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Cutting laminate bench top for sink....

Yer I dont know about using a circular saw...
Anyways, it's easy mate, just make sure you measure 2, 3, 4 or even 5 times. I had a mate who cut…

Cutting laminate bench top for sink....
5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Sammymac's build! - We have keys!!! :-)

When you get a chance can you post a pic of the finished fix for between the tiles and skirting board? Interested to see how that turned out.
Tile fix looks…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Drawers VS cupboards

We've just finished our reno and went draws wherever we could.
Best decision we made, makes live considerably easier.
We've put antislip matts (5 bucks at ikea sale right now) everywhere more…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Sammymac's build! - We have keys!!! :-)

Has the tile issue been resolved? Just went through part of your build thread. I could not live with that.
I'm also surprised the skirting went in before the tiles.
When…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Kitchen Handles

I dont think it's a biggie, I probabaly would have put them Horizontal if I had the choise but it's done now, you didnt specify and generally the norm for…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Our Budget Kitchen Reno

Hi Again
Went out shopping yesterday to have a look at a few local shops.
The missis liked these ones, what are peoples thought on them vs our kitchen? I'm still not…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Our Budget Kitchen Reno

At the moment I'm just thinking colours. I dont mind subway style tiles in all colours but glass is also an option, no sure if it will be "too modern"…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Our Budget Kitchen Reno

When we went and looked they also had diamond gloss there, the 180fx was the only range that offered the bigger pattern of 8ft by 8ft.
The downside to the diamond…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Our Budget Kitchen Reno

Thanks
The product details are:
Laminex - Soapstone Sequoia 180fx
Let me know if you'd like some more photo's of the bench itself and I'll take some tonight.

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Our Budget Kitchen Reno

Hi All,
After much inspiration from these forums we're nearing the end of another renovation to our 13 yr old house in Beeliar, Western Australia.
We're a young couple with a little…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Budget Bathroom Reno

That would have required chasing the wall to expose the existing pipes. I've done my fair share of chasing and really wasn't keen on doing it. We had one in…

5 years5 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Splashback Colour Suggestions?

Hi All,
Just wondering if I could get some suggestions with regards to the colour of the splashback in our kitchen reno. Currently 95% finished excluding the splashback of course

6 years6 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Budget Bathroom Reno

Thanks, that was two weeks hard work though, Christmas, Boxing Day and NYE in the middle too which didnt help.

6 years6 yearscraigmhcraigmh posted:
Budget Bathroom Reno

Thanks all, and yes Mrs Mozz I do enjoy using it.
It's our ensuite bathroom, I have to keep the door to the other one closed from now on

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