Is a FIXED window in the kitchen practical?
Good call B43T's. That's exactly what we did except we used 4 panel louvres (700mm wide) either side of a 1500mm wide fixed pain. There is a Qasair rangehood built-in…
Do stair treads require an overhanging nosing?
Things have changed....
Prior to 2013, the nosing of the upper tread had to overhang the rear of the tread below by a min of 10mm.
See fig 4.2 (AS1657-1992 - Superseded)
LED Strip Lighting For Kitchen Overheads
This is what we sent the cabinet maker, I'll post some photos of the install and the lighting tomorrow.
Sliding corner door?
Corner retractable screens (with bi-folds but will work with sliders)
http://brio.com.au/blog/products/screen ... ct-screen/
They are sold via Stegbar
Frogs, Toads and Assorted Night Creatures?
Give it time, where there is excessive food, a predictor or two will show up.
My folks have a dam at their place that had heaps of frogs but now, not…
Powerpoint On Island Bench
This is the tower (EVOline) from Lincoln Sentry.
(in the down position, top only showing this end of the bench)
Wireless or Cabled
Yep, in the garage....
Modem, foxtel box, blue-ray, a couple of amps, network switch & sonos at the moment.
We wired the house with at least 2 pairs of Cat6 in each…
Double storey build - what are the must have upgrades
...or if you must have a U shaped, have at least 1200mm wide stairs and landings, you can get mattresses and couches up stairs this wide.
The parapet wall will be vertical to the 'sky' with no overhang. It's used to hide the skillion roof behind it. The photo below is the place currently being build…
Recommendations for 3-in-1 exhaust/heat/light systems?
Don't bother with BRILLIANT LIGHTING products. We've got "Excel Eco 4-in-1" and they are only so-so. Lighting is fine, exhaust is ok, but the heat function is not as good…
Dishwasher V Dishdraws
The tall is 599mm wide according to their website.
The tall:- https://www.fisherpaykel.com/au/kitchen/dishwashing/dishdrawer/DD60STI7
The wide:- https://www.fisherpaykel.com/au/kitchen/dishwashing/dishdrawer/DD90STI2
I believe the location of circuitboards, drives, etc are the same in every model.
Dishwasher V Dishdraws
F&P make extra wide and tall (extra deep) single drawers. We have a pair of 'talls', each is installed either side of the sink with a drawer under each for…