The ‘Smart Kitchen’: How technology has transformed the Modern Home

Advances in technology have created a world of opportunities and creativity in the design industry with the ultimate goal of making our lives easier. Designers are looking at unique ways to apply new technology, new research and new ways of product testing into our homes, especially in the kitchen. We are seeing the positive results

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Kitchen Colour Scheme: Luxuriously Neutral

Creating a sense of tranquillity and harmony, this neutral colour scheme exudes an air of luxury in your home.  Soft cream floor tiles and cabinetry, accented with the warmth of Caesarstone’s ‘Taj Royale’ stone and feature cabinetry in Laminex’s ‘Seasoned Oak’ make for the perfect combination. 1. Floor Tile- Raman ‘Cream’ Code- T35400 2. Main Cabinets-

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Kitchen Lesson: Two Pac versus Laminate

MATERIAL COMPOSITIONThe term Two Pack in this case, refers to a type of painted finish used on kitchen cabinetry. Paint and hardener are combined to create a two-part/two pack solution, which produces the same quality and characteristics of automotive paint. Kitchen Renovation Albert ParkThis Albert Park Kitchen renovation uses Dulux colours ‘Black Spur’ and ‘Mount

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Monochrome Magic

Black and white tiles exude a timeless elegance and have the ability of crossing the lines between contemporary and classic design.  They offer an abundance of versatility and can turn an ordinary space into a standout feature.  When monochromatic is your choice of style the opportunities are endless. Here are some examples where black and

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6 Functional and Beautiful Splashback Ideas

This blog was written by Mary Sauer at Modernize . We thank you for your contribution. A do-it-yourself splashback requires a lot of attention to detail. However, it is a quick project typically requiring no more than a free weekend. In general, this type of project is fairly inexpensive. Even when you choose high-end products, you

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6 Captivating Concrete Look Tiles

It’s hard to beat the sublime look and feel of a concrete tile and the stunning new porcelain collections emerging are as impressive as they are authentic. Full of characteristic tones and markings, concrete tiles exude an irresistible statement of style and cool edgy intent. They demonstrate the perfect balance between timeless and modern design and can

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Perini Tiles- In the beginning…

Perini Tiles was founded by John Perini over 40 years ago in Bendigo where he opened his first tile  showroom and offered bathroom and kitchen renovations. The business rapidly became well renowned and the locals knew John was the expert to see when undergoing bathroom or kitchen work in Bendigo. After 25 years the Perini

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Are polished tiles slippery in your home?

Polished tiles with their highly reflective surface, have the unique ability to bounce light around the space making rooms feel lighter and brighter and creating a brilliant effect. Most concerns about having polished tiles in the home revolve around how slippery these tiles will be under foot, but in fact they are no more or

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Everything you need to know about Timber Tiles

When it comes to porcelain timber tile, the benefits compared to natural timber planks are numerous, but the most important one lies in the ability and freedom to install them in areas that are not suitable for the real thing- for example, in bathrooms, kitchens and outdoor areas.  In these ‘wet areas’ natural timber is

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8 Kitchen Splashbacks that will make your space Pop!

1. Go for Pattern The exquisite array of patterned and decorative tiles on offer for kitchen splash backs are abundant in shades of colour and level of detail.  A neutral palette with an interesting and geometric pattern can be just as effective as one that is bright and cheery. Kitchen Design by Breathe Architecture Kitchen

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