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7 d7 dCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
How does your fridge look? Pics?

If you don't buy an integrated fridge then the fridge has to stick out the thickness of the door, so yes 10cm.
If it sits flush and you open the fridge…

7 d7 dCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
How does your fridge look? Pics?

If you don't buy an integrated fridge then the fridge has to stick out the thickness of the door, so yes 10cm.
If it sits flush and you open the fridge…

8 d8 dCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
How does your fridge look? Pics?

Almost all fridges stick out because of how the hinges work on the fridges.

8 d8 dCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
Replacing cabinet doors with handle less

If they are talking about the standard sharknose handleless doors and drawers then it is most certainly the case!
Sharknose doors and drawers have a 50mm polyurethane rail cut into the…

21 d21 dCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
Has anyone removed laminate flooring skirting.

No glue, just a few little nails.
Get a chisel under it and lever it up. Very easy

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21 d21 dCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
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 structure…

21 d21 dCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
Has anyone removed laminate flooring skirting.

Just rip it out, you wont see it behind the fridge

1 month1 monthCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
What makes cabinets good quality? What questions to ask?

Fingers crossed it stays like that. If you google vinyl wrap you will see it has a bad reputation for delaminating around overs and kettles. I have see full kitchens…

1 month1 monthCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
2Pac!

No not easily by eye.
I am sure it could be tested but its very hard to spot when its new.

1 month1 monthCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
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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1 month1 monthCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
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!

1 month1 monthCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
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…

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
Vinyl wrap doors - matte white

Have you done your research on vinyl wrap? Personally I have never sold vinyl to a customer for a kitchen and I strongly recommend against it!
Its the worst product…

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
2Pac!

All very good questions!
Almost all kitchen companys and cabinet makers out source the painting to a professional spray painting company. I use a company in Hornsby.
Quality of the paint and…

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2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
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 ovens, toaster…

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
2Pac!

Just beware of claims made by some companys. Always test it out yourself.
Still to this day 2pac is one of the best finishes for kitchens around. Its the only finish…

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2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
Waterfall on island bench

I have been installing them in kitchens for 20years and they are still popular.

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
2Pac!

MisterSlope, do you work for them? On there website it says Microscratches. I would love to know what that actually means as most scratches on a kitchen are not micro.
All…

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
2Pac!

I have 3 kids and my kitchen has been in for 7 years now. There are no chips in my 2pac from kids. The few that we do have are…

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
2Pac!

There website actually says "Additionally, should the surface have superficial microscratches, heat actually helps to repair them"
I don't think the OP is talking about microscratches. If so microscratches can be…

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2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
2Pac!

The person who told you that might be trying to sell you a product that they make more profit on or they sell cheap single pack polyurethane that does chip…

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2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
All white laminex kitchen

I am not a fan of matt laminate, I think it can look cheap. Spend a little bit more or a sheen laminate with 20mm stone and it will look…

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
Kitchen island with floating floor?

Pretty much the same process.
Install kitchen before floor goes down leaving panels to floor off.
Install floor
Install false kickboards and panels over the new floor

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
Kitchen island with floating floor?

Do a search in this forum, this was discussed approximately 6 months ago and I put up some detailed info on how to do this.
Its quite easy but needs…

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
Waterfall material same as cabinets rather than benchtop

So that is a standard stone waterfall with a 300mm overhang.
If laminate(Laminex) or polyurethane panels were used instead the edges would get easily damaged with the 300mm overhang and I…

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
Waterfall material same as cabinets rather than benchtop

The OP asked "Considering to have the waterfall edge to be the same material as the cabinets (laminate/polyurethane) rather than Caesarstone benchtop. It's not very common. Anyone know some pros…

2 months2 monthsCuttingEdgeKitchensCuttingEdgeKitchens posted:
Waterfall material same as cabinets rather than benchtop

Yes but most waterfalls also have a 300mm overhang to line up with the bench top overhang so you can sit at it. When you treat a laminate panel in…

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