Kitchen Buyer’s Guide

kitchen appliance buyer guide

kitchen appliance buyer guide

We’ve rounded up a super-duper selection of fittings & appliances to help transform your kitchen. Check out these brilliant buys

drawers

Customise

Blum “Tandembox Intivo” drawer system in Terra Black/Zebrano Wood, with Blumotion soft-closing mechanism. See Blum.com.au

your drawers!

select which drawers for your home

select which drawers for your home

Blum “Tandembox Intivo” drawer system in Silk White/Dark Seville Olive, with Blumotion soft-closing mechanism. See Blum.com.au

mixers

Ultramodern appeal

Teknobili “Oz T2” sink mixer & spray, $429, Reece. WELS 4*

Round the bend

Abey “Sienna” square sidelever, $275. WELS 4*

Great budget buy

Abey “Mix Master” in chrome, $77. WELS 4*

Smooth operator

This kind of kitchen cabinets helps you easier to organize kitchen stuffs

This kind of kitchen cabinets helps you easier to organize kitchen stuffs

KWC “Ono” gooseneck retractable, $1094.50. WELS 5*

sinks

A classical sink sometimes make a style for your kitchen

A classical sink sometimes make a style for your kitchen

Old-world charm

Chateau handmade copper double bowl, $2600, Manor House.

Convenience plus

Blanco “Statura” 80cm cabinet 2-bowl undermount (K640U), $1019.

Country-style kitchen

Classic 80 fi reclay double bowl, $1395, Manor House.

Streamlined side-by-side

Clark “Quatro” 1.5 end bowl, $830.55.

handles

Get a grip

Hettich ProDecor “Intra” handle from the Deluxe collection; handles from $5 through Hettich Endorsed Showrooms (see right). See Hettich.com.au

Black is back

Svep handle in Black, $16 for 2, Ikea.

Classy touch

Hettich ProDecor “Rogivo” handle from the New Modern collection. Team with Hettich InnoTech and MultiTech drawer and runner systems. See Hettich.com.au for info.

Square deal

10-K-70 handle; handles from $10 each, Freedom Kitchens.

Ovens

Colourful cooker

Marc Newson for Smeg 60cm pyrolytic multifunction wall (FB610), $2990. Available in 6 colours.

Top of the range

Fisher & Paykel 60cm pyrolytic self-clean single wall (OB76), $5299. Also available as a double.

Bargain buy

Everdure 60cm electric wall (OBES63), $744, Bunnings.

Heats up in seconds

Whirlpool 60cm electric wall (AKZM655IX), $1299.

fridges

A variety of fridges for you to choose3

A variety of fridges for you to choose3

Black beauty

Elba by Fisher & Paykel 60cm double wall (OB60BCEX2), $1818, Bunnings.

Bake cakes & a roast at the same time!

Blanco 60cm steam wall (BOSS38X), $2499.

It’s a splurge

Falcon “Professional+ 90” double in Cranberry with induction cooktop, $7399.

Can clean itself

Westinghouse 60cm electric pyrolytic multifunction single wall (POR883S), $2119.

The big freeze

Electrolux “Ebony” side-by-side, $4519, Winning Appliances. 700L capacity. ENERGY 3*

Cool compartments

LG 4-door French door (GR-L219CSL), $3999. 610L capacity. ENERGY 1.5*

Left & right

Whirlpool side-by-side (6WSC20C6XY), $2499. 608L capacity. ENERGY 2*

Style at a lower price!

Smeg “FAB 28” single door, discounted to $2690 (usually $3990) at participating retailers until end of 2011. 271L capacity. ENERGY 2*

Vertical fridge

Westinghouse single door (WRM3700WB), $1319. 370L capacity. ENERGY 1.5*

Thirsty work

Fisher & Paykel Ice & Water bottom mount (E442BRXFDU), $2359. 442L capacity. ENERGY 1.5*

Stylish & smart

Mitsubishi top mount (MR-560B), $2499. 560L capacity. ENERGY 2*

Budget beater

Haier top mount (HTMR48055), $999. 475L capacity. ENERGY 2*

cooktops

Easy on the wallet

Everdure 90cm gas 5-burner (CBGS91), $698, Bunnings.

Hot deal

Bellini 60cm ceramic 4-burner and 60cm electric oven Builder Pack (BP460EC), $693, Bunnings.

Pristine finish

Whirlpool “Ixelium” 90cm gas 5-burner with specially treated stainless-steel finish (AKT925/IXL), $1149.

Handcrafted in Italy

Ilve “H-series” gas 5-burner (H90SD), $3099.

dishwashers

Quality & compact

Fisher & Paykel 6-place-setting single DishDrawer (DD60SDFX6), $1059. ENERGY 3* WELS 4*

Chunky looks

Samsung 12-place-setting (DMS400THX ), $1099. ENERGY 3.5* WELS 4*

Fab for large families

LG 14-place-setting (LD1419T2), $1149. ENERGY 3* WELS 4*

Colourful clean

Smeg “Retro” 14-placesetting (BLV1), $3999. Available in 8 colours. ENERGY 2.5* WELS 3.5*

Optimal water-efficiency

Bosch built-under 15-placesetting (SMU69M05AU), $1999. ENERGY 3* WELS 5.5*

Super-affordable

Haier 12-place-setting (HDW300SS), $599. ENERGY 2* WELS 4*

Curvaceous canopy

Everdure 90cm canopy (RBES92), $479, Bunnings.

For added mood lighting

Miele “Lumen Decor” canopy (DA6290W), $3199.

Sleek & slimline

Fisher & Paykel 90cm wall canopy (HC90DCXB1), $1549.

Mother of all rangehoods

Ilve “Epsilon” for kitchen island, $11,349. Winner of a 2011 Australian International Design Award.

Under the hood

Whirlpool 60cm slide-out (AKR640WH), $249.

Scandinavian minimalism