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Joined 31 October 2008
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6 years6 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Splashback - Caesarstone or glass

Have you thought of using a slab of marble or any other natural stone to make a feature out of it.
We used marble and the price was pretty much the…

6 years6 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Taking down a wall in a unit - how does it work with strata?

All I had to do was give the engineers report to the strata company and they were happy, I had to letter drop all the other units telling them of…

6 years6 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Kick board around stove.

totally agree with the kickboard being one continuous piece. I had a semi intergrated dishwasher and the cabinetmaker put a small kickboard on the dishwasher with a join on…

6 years6 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Caesar stone and Quantum Quartz - dark colours

I chose cs cashmere to go with natural white and find it hides alot of the everyday marks. You can look at the cs website in the gallery sections to…

6 years6 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Pure White or Snow Caeserstone

I was in the same boat with choosing a white stone benchtop as I also have spotted gum flooring and all walls in natural white including cabinetry.
In the end I…

6 years6 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Microwave location

Ours is a built in above our oven which works a treat.

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
How big is a standard microwave cut out??

Best microwave ever and matches the oven, not to sure about the cut out size, width should be fine though.
Had mine for 2 months looks awsome.

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Zenolite SB and Powerpoints

Just go to an electrical wholesaler like " John R Turk" and ask for an extended gpo screw. I got some yesterday because our SB is 20mm thick so needed…

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Show Us Your Splashback

I have just had a marble splashback installed which is the same as the floor tile, looks awsome. I will post some pics next week when all is finished.

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Aluminum trim corners for glass splashba ck

I was going to get a glass splashback but we also had a windowsill to cover and wasn't keen on all the exposed edges that were going to be visible.…

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Getting a Sofa / lounge made - Sydney

You could have a look on the Pacific Hwy at Crows Nest, there are 2 or 3 sofa shops that will make anything you ask for and are cheaper than…

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
undermount sinks - opinions

I bought a square double undermount from ebay for around $500, I think from ''Domain". Very well constructed and looks great.

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Same tiles on kitchen floor & splashback?

I am also doing the same but using marble, hopefully it will look good. Kitchen reno starts tomo!

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Splashback same as floor tile??

its easy to break rules when you are colour blind!!!!!

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Splashback same as floor tile??

I was wondering if anyone has used the same material for their splashback and floor tile. Just about to start my reno and have picked a 600x600 botticino marble tile…

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Underbench Mircrowave?

Im going with the underbench built in Bosch unit because it matches the oven so it looks like a double oven, plus you dont lose any bench space.

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
cs mink or snow?????

Well now I'm leaning towards cs cashmere which is a little lighter. The travertine tiles are more of a sandy colour and I have just seen these colour combos in…

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
cs mink or snow?????

I have been trying to decide which benchtop to go with, mink(brownish) or snow(white)? The cabinets will be dulux natural white matte poly with no handles. The living room floor…

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Travertine tiles?

Can you get a matte finish sealer on honed tiles, not a big fan of shiney tiles. I am going to tfo this week to see if they have anything…

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Travertine tiles?

Anyone used travertine tiles in the kitchen? I really like the look of the unfilled honed finish but worry about the cleaning..
the kitchen will be all white and the tiles…

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Floating Timber Floors - What brands are available

Wen't have boral spotted gum 1 strip in our apartment, been down for over a year and hav'nt had any probs. Every floor is going to scratch its just a…

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Thoughts on mirrored kickboards?

Cheers, hopefully going to the showroom to get a quote this week, so I'll take some pictures and put them up.

7 years7 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Thoughts on mirrored kickboards?

I saw these in a kitchen showroom and they look awsome, looked as if the cabinets were floating. Anyone have these and do they mark easily? Probably a pain to…

8 years8 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Floating Floors in Unit - Is SCOTIA the only option?

Its pre primed mdf with a slight angle on the front edge for a modern look

8 years8 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Mirrored Splashback

How about something different, stayed at a beach house at byron bay and the splashback was an enlarged panoramic photo behind the glass of the actual view. It was probably…

8 years8 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Floating Floors in Unit - Is SCOTIA the only option?

Im also not a fan of scotia so got this skirting from bunnings and glued it onto the wall covering the expansion gap. Floor is also spotted gum.

8 years8 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Rendering VS Bricks when Building a new home???

Shop around for a good renderer. I work for a abseiling company and most of our work is render repairs, especially with the joints which havn't been cut deep enough…

8 years8 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
fingerpulls in laminate or 2pack for cabinetry???

Was wondering if you can get the drawers with the handleless look (fingerpulls, shadowline, bevelled edge???) in laminate instead of 2pack to bring the costs down?
After a matte/ semi gloss…

8 years8 yearsevo9evo9 posted:
Fridges! What have you got? Are you Happy?

We have a F&P designer series bought around six months ago for less than 2k, think its around 600l fridge ontop of freezer. Very sexy with flat doors and vertical…

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