Changing The World Of Granite

Sensa by Cosention With natural surfaces on the rise, it’s no wonder more people are looking at granite for their kitchen benchtops. Usually, the biggest deterrent for using granite is the maintenance because of its porosity. Standard granite requires … See More

Paper Thin

Thin is in! The thin benchtop trend is really coming into its own in 2017. We’re expecting to see it installed in more kitchens this year than ever before and because more people are asking for it, more brands are manufacturing thin benchtops. This tr… See More

The Finish Is In The Edge

Sometimes, it’s the small decisions that really make all the difference when completing the look of your kitchen and when it comes to the benchtop, it’s important take your time and really consider the look you would like to achieve. No matter what co… See More

Benchtop Edge Profile

What are the options for a benchtop edge profile and which is best for you? There are many benchtop edge profiles to choose from. Here is a little information to help you make your decision. Not only can a kitchen benchtop be designed with interesting s… See More

Benchtop Shapes

Benchtop Shapes What kind of benchtop best suits your new kitchen? One of the key elements in a kitchen design is that of the benchtop. Most people give careful consideration to the shape, colour, pattern, size and height of the benchtop in their new ki… See More

Creative Benchtop Design

Creative Benchtop Design Get creative with your benchtop Possibly the most important space in a kitchen is the benchtop area. Every time you are in your kitchen your benchtop will be used. For this reason it is important to not only have a functional an… See More
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Using Timber in the Kitchen

Using Timber in the Kitchen Benchtop, doors and/or features... These days there are so many options when designing a kitchen. With so many beautiful surface finishes available it can be tricky narrowing it down. One surface finish our kitchen designers … See More

Mix Your Benchtop Materials

Mix Your Benchtop Materials It doesn't have to be the same! One of the top emerging trends of 2014 is using different benchtop materials in the same area. For example, an island bench could have the inside 2/3 of the bench in stone then the breakfast ba… See More