Kitchens

keyboard_arrow_upHow to personalise your kitchen or bathroom
keyboard_arrow_downHow to personalise your kitchen or bathroom

Share Want to upgrade your bathroom or kitchen? Need to match your taps to your state-of-the-art coffee machine? Now you can, and at a very reasonable price too. ISCA has introduced trim kits for taps that add a pop of colour to kitchens or bathrooms. And best of all, if you wake up one morning […]

keyboard_arrow_upInternational Slab Sales welcomes the new 2018 Caesarstone colours
keyboard_arrow_downInternational Slab Sales welcomes the new 2018 Caesarstone colours

For 30 years, Caesarstone has been inspiring the world’s best kitchen designs. This year we welcome four vivacious new colours exclusive to the Caesarstone collection. With a reputation of developing the most unique and cutting-edge designs, Caesarstone is proud to offer you Excava 4060, Airy Concrete 4044, Cloudburst Concrete 4011 and White Attica 5143.

keyboard_arrow_upEurocucina kitchen trends set to feature at Decorex Joburg
keyboard_arrow_downEurocucina kitchen trends set to feature at Decorex Joburg

With less than one month to go until Decorex Joburg – presented by Plascon – gets underway, and with kitchens being such a focal part of the exhibition, Stephanie Forbes of The Kitchen Specialists Association (KSA) has shared the exciting trends filtering into the South Africa market. The 25th edition of Decorex Joburg will be […]

keyboard_arrow_upKOHLER Clarity, bringing safe water to all
keyboard_arrow_downKOHLER Clarity, bringing safe water to all

KOHLER, a brand celebrated globally for its state of the art bathroom and kitchen fittings, is thinking beyond the mechanisms that deliver water to our homes. At the heart of their latest offering is a resource we all rely on for our survival… clean water.

keyboard_arrow_upMarvellous Menlyn
keyboard_arrow_downMarvellous Menlyn

Menlyn is a shining new real estate star located in the heart of eastern Pretoria – centrally located, boasting green credentials, and a truly pedestrian lifestyle, with easy access to every conceivable amenity, it is no wonder that demand in this area is going through the roof.

keyboard_arrow_upFlorim Magnum now available exclusively from Union Tiles
keyboard_arrow_downFlorim Magnum now available exclusively from Union Tiles

Union Tiles is proud to announce that Florim Magnum large format sintered porcelain stoneware tiles are now exclusively available from its stores nationwide.

keyboard_arrow_upBlack is back
keyboard_arrow_downBlack is back

Matte black taps and faucets are one of the key bathroom and kitchen trends for 2018. We speak to Johnny Lamprecht from leading sanitaryware, tile and flooring supplier, Bathroom Bizarre, about how to use these taps successfully in your bathroom or kitchen design.

keyboard_arrow_upKOHLER South Africa Collection 2018 arrives
keyboard_arrow_downKOHLER South Africa Collection 2018 arrives

Since gaining a foothold in South Africa, the venerated global bathroom and kitchen fittings manufacturer Kohler, continues to impress with their collection of progressive fixtures and fittings. With design and innovation at the centre of their offering they have certainly become the go-to brand.

keyboard_arrow_upMiele SmartLine units ideal for open-plan kitchens
keyboard_arrow_downMiele SmartLine units ideal for open-plan kitchens

Uncompromisingly elegant, versatile and multifaceted – this is how the new SmartLine units from Miele present themselves to connoisseurs of fine cuisine. Customers can customise their hob ensemble and choose freely from induction hob, Teppan Yaki, gas ring, induction wok and countertop extractor. Together, they form a cooking centre with a puristic appeal that breaks […]

keyboard_arrow_upWhen to use a grease separator?
keyboard_arrow_downWhen to use a grease separator?

Grease separators should be installed in all locations where greases and oils from plant or animal origin are required to be removed from the wastewater stream. This applies to commercial and industrial applications, for example:

keyboard_arrow_upSplash of colour emboldens the 2018 Franke Kitchen Trends Project
keyboard_arrow_downSplash of colour emboldens the 2018 Franke Kitchen Trends Project

Four leading kitchen designers have selected the perfect palette and up-to-the-minute industry Trends to curate competing spaces in this year’s Franke Kitchen Trends Project themed ‘An Expression of Colour’. Kitchen Studio’s Crestwood Kitchens and Kitchen Spectrum; Bespoke Designs; and Expert Kitchens & Interiors will participate in this high-end installation which is set to feature at […]

keyboard_arrow_upNaturally defined: surfacing trends 2018
keyboard_arrow_downNaturally defined: surfacing trends 2018

From a design perspective, there has never been so much choice available to specifiers. Ongoing research and development in the Sintered Stone Surface market has meant there is now something to suit any taste and application. From realistic colour palettes and sensitive detailing to silky smooth finishes and subtle texturing, the industry is constantly looking […]

keyboard_arrow_upLovin’ the oven
keyboard_arrow_downLovin’ the oven

Ovens are a crucial element in any kitchen – allowing you to roast succulent Sunday roasts, bake classic cakes and cupcakes, and of course, a wide range of frozen meals. Read on for an overview on the different types of ovens currently on the market.

keyboard_arrow_upMiele reinvents cooking
keyboard_arrow_downMiele reinvents cooking

Miele has reinvented the way we cook with its newly launched and revolutionary Dialog oven. A world-first in cooking – it is faster and more versatile than any other cooking product, and it guarantees excellent results.

keyboard_arrow_upTaking steam oven technology to the next level
keyboard_arrow_downTaking steam oven technology to the next level

AEG introduces its ProCombi SousVide oven, adding professional cooking expertise to the home. The AEG sous vide method brings the precisely controlled and gentle steam bathing technique to your food with its highly intuitive multifunction steam oven; the result is unrivalled melt-in-the-mouth taste sensations. The marriage of the ProCombi SousVide oven with AEG’s specially designed […]

keyboard_arrow_upDomestic hot water comfort with Bosch
keyboard_arrow_downDomestic hot water comfort with Bosch

Bosch, the inventors of continuous-flow gas hot water systems, offer high-quality, high-efficiency hot water systems for South African homes and businesses. 

keyboard_arrow_upWorktop choices from Franke – colours, textures, matt, gloss, and more
keyboard_arrow_downWorktop choices from Franke – colours, textures, matt, gloss, and more

Leader in intelligent kitchen solutions, Franke South Africa, has revealed its new product line – a comprehensive Worktops & Surfaces Range. Franke Worktops take their names from the high quality materials used: Solid, Quartz and Stone and are available in a range of colours and finishes.

keyboard_arrow_upSinos sink recognised for its excellent design
keyboard_arrow_downSinos sink recognised for its excellent design

In today’s aesthetically orientated culture, form has come to be as important as function. And that’s particularly true for kitchen sink designs.

keyboard_arrow_upKitchen predictions Decorex 2016
keyboard_arrow_downKitchen predictions Decorex 2016

This year’s biggest kitchen trends, not to mention the very latest state-of-the-art kitchen products and appliances, will be on show at this year’s edition of Decorex SA, the country’s three-part exhibition showcase of South Africa’s foremost décor and design talent. The trends this year include colour, flow, materials and innovative technology.

keyboard_arrow_upCooking in overdrive
keyboard_arrow_downCooking in overdrive

For cooking on a big scale, Miele has launched the new KM 6388 and KM6381 90cm-wide induction hob.

keyboard_arrow_upShower channel made to measure
keyboard_arrow_downShower channel made to measure

Viega offers a simple and extremely effective alternative to what, in the past, could only be implemented as a customised solution; the Advantix Vario shower channel.

keyboard_arrow_upMedical range specified for new wing of Mthatha General
keyboard_arrow_downMedical range specified for new wing of Mthatha General

Cobra’s renowned medical range has once again been given a healthy ‘thumbs up’, this time by A3 Architects, the firm behind the recent renovation of the Mthatha GeneralHospital, in the Eastern Cape.

keyboard_arrow_upMiele perfects the culinary arts
keyboard_arrow_downMiele perfects the culinary arts

The new Culinart ovens from Miele have an A+ energy rating and a 76 litre (60cm x 60cm) capacity with five shelves. The plain text fascia panel offers excellent legibility and the clear representation of the oven’s nine operating modes.

keyboard_arrow_upIn celebration of Franke’s centenary year
keyboard_arrow_downIn celebration of Franke’s centenary year

Franke Kitchen Systems is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of kitchen sinks, having built a global brand by offering a wide range of top quality kitchen sinks to suit any kitchen design. This year Franke Kitchen Systems South Africa celebrates the company’s centenary year in Africa and the journey that has led to Franke becoming the most trusted local manufacturer of stainless steel sinks in Africa.

keyboard_arrow_upCreating an aura above the hob
keyboard_arrow_downCreating an aura above the hob

Miele’s new Aura Edition 6000 cooker hood, otherwise known as the DA6700, brings together form and function, reflecting the innovative design ethos of Miele's Generation 6000 range of built-in appliances.

keyboard_arrow_upNew improved tamperproof floor drain
keyboard_arrow_downNew improved tamperproof floor drain

It is well known within the food industry that pilfering and shop lifting often takes place via the floor drains. The goods are simply flushed down the drain to be collected later at the outlet, outside the premises.

keyboard_arrow_upEnergy saving showerheads
keyboard_arrow_downEnergy saving showerheads

ThermoWise, specialists in energy saving systems for the industrial, commercial, domestic and agriculture sectors, has launched a new range of environmentally friendly showerheads, designed to reduce water and electricity consumption.

keyboard_arrow_upCompact power plant for electronic faucets
keyboard_arrow_downCompact power plant for electronic faucets

The new Grohe Powerbox, enables three electronic faucets to generate, internally, the energy required for their infrared control. Thanks to this innovative energy storage technology, they work independently of mains electricity.

keyboard_arrow_upDurban restaurant saves costs using induction cooking
keyboard_arrow_downDurban restaurant saves costs using induction cooking

ThermoWise, which provides energy saving solutions for the industrial, commercial domestic agriculture sectors, has recently established an induction division, which ensures savings in electricity consumption, as well as safer and cleaning cooking procedures.

keyboard_arrow_upMinta kitchen faucets from Grohe
keyboard_arrow_downMinta kitchen faucets from Grohe

All Minta taps share one unmistakable feature, the minimalist cylindrical shape created by the company’s in-house design studio. As a result, they are all easily recognisable as belonging to the Minta family.