Ageing Copper and Brass. Ageing brass involves immersing clean brass into a solution that has been formulated to produce tones considered “architectural”. This is the bronze/brown which deepens with the length of time the brass is immersed in the solution.
If it’s time for a kitchen makeover, there is an alternative to completely throwing out the old and installing a new kitchen: simply change the cupboard doors; perhaps the benchtop; and maybe a new splashback.
Offering a stylish alternative to stainless steel sinks; crafted from dense natural clay; then kiln-fired at very high temperatures, the fireclay sink has an extremely hard and durable finish that can be shaped and moulded into many different sink designs.
Winning Appliances have compiled a list of suggestions to make a statement with your kitchen renovation or kitchen design.
Bezzoni Tapware by Barben Architectural Hardware Includes the recently added Time and Design-O ranges featuring solid brass construction.
Paco Jaanson recently introduced the Bold Lever tapware range by IB Rubinetterie offering an alternative to the original round hand-wheel, yet with the same industrial flair.
Caesarstone’s Metropolitan Collection offers nine concrete-inspired finishes that take their cue from materials such as oxidised steel, weathered cement and hand-poured concrete.
With slabs of varying thickness, Dekton® can be used to clad walls, façades, fireplaces and alfresco kitchens. It is manufactured in large format [up to 320cm x 144cm] and thin thicknesses [0.8cm, 1.2cm and 2cm].
From kitchen and bathroom benchtops and splashbacks to internal wall cladding and fireplace surrounds, an Essastone surface exudes finesse and design flair.
The new “Landscape” laminate series by Laminex, with 13 new décors, features native woodgrain surfaces realised with authenticity and depth. Paired with the collection’s calm and moody hues, this new offering promises to imbue any kitchen renovation with character, warmth and sophistication.
The Caesarstone Concetto® collection includes Blue, Grey and Brown Agates™; White Quartz™; Red Tiger Eye™; Amethyst™; and Petrified Wood™. Each surface piece takes a week to complete by a skilled craftsman.
Gallaria’s Kitona range demonstrates how the original butler [or Belfast] sink can be recrafted for modern kitchen renovations.