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How to combine metal and wood into your kitchen design

metal and wood kitchen
Thursday, November 5, 2015

Image sourced from www.blairmus.com

 

Metal and wood may seem like chalk and cheese, especially when thinking of design. But with a bit of skill and creative flair these two elements can add layers of texture that will lure you in and leave you mesmerised by its exquisite beauty.

We’ve given you a few basic design rules to help you be bold and adventurous in your kitchen. Family and friends will be mightily impressed with your design skills if you follow these few basics.

Introducing our new range of fabulous Franke sink mixers

Image sourced from www.specifile.co.za
Wednesday, November 4, 2015

 

 

 

Images sourced from www.specifile.com

 

We are proud to announce, we have recently released our new range of fabulous Sink Mixers that will make your kitchen stand out from all the rest.

How to Plan the Perfect Summer Picnic

Monday, October 26, 2015

 

Try picturing blue skies, tranquil surroundings and a lovely warm breeze against your skin. Now all you need to add to that picture is a picnic blanket, some delicious food and drinks and you’ve captured the summer spirit!

When organising a picnic, you obviously want it to be as carefree as possible. That’s why we’ve compiled a helpful checklist that lets you maximise the fun and minimise the stress.

 

 

Homemade Summer Lemonade

home-made summer lemonade
Thursday, October 22, 2015

Image and recipe sourced from myrecipes.com

Most of us are happy about the current turn of season, but too much heat can leave you feeling drained and dehydrated. So we’ve decided to show you how to make a familiar favourite that will quench your thirst in a way no other drink can, and bring that summer spring back in your step.

 

 

 

Ingredients:

5 ways to revamp your kitchen on a budget

Revamp Kitchen on a Budget
Monday, September 28, 2015

Renovating your kitchen doesn’t have to be an expensive escapade; with a bit of imagination and D.I.Y., you can give your kitchen new life and a fresh look this spring. Here are our 5 favourite ways to renovate your kitchen on a budget below.       

 

 

 

                               

1. Respray the cabinet doors

Image sourced: http://nicoskitchens.co.za/

How to install your Franke Inset Sink into MDF type countertops

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

If you’ve purchased your stylish Franke sink and can’t wait to install it; we’ve put together the step by step instructions, to assist you with installing your Franke inset sink into an MDF countertop.   

Follow these step by step instructions to install your inset sink

Vanilla Pana Cotta and Wild Berry Pyramid

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

In September we joined forces with the 1000 Hills Chef School to challenge aspiring, young chefs in Grade 11 & 12 in KZN to create an original, imaginative dessert for the 1000 hills Chef School Patisserie Challenge.

Our favourite South African recipes for Heritage “Braai Day”

Monday, September 21, 2015

Who can resist the mouth-watering flavours that come from our tasty South African Heritage? Heritage Day is fast approaching and we cannot wait to sink our teeth into a couple of these delicious South African recipes, which we specially sourced for you to impress your guests on braai day.   

There’s nothing quite like fresh, homemade South African bread

These two recipes are the perfect side to complement your perfectly marinated meat.

How to Install Your Franke Inset Sink into a Granite or Marble Type Worktop

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Dying to get going with the installation of your new Franke Inset Sink? We’ve put together a step-by-step guide on how to install your Franke Inset into your Granite or Marble countertop.

Required Tools:

  • Pencil/Marker
  • Flashlight
  • Tape Measure
  • Silicone Sealant
  • Angle Grinder & Diamond Disk
  • Screwdriver - shank at least 152mm/ 6


Follow this nifty guide to installing your Franke inset sink

5 Tips to Host the Perfect National Heritage, Braai Day

Braai Day
Wednesday, September 16, 2015

With Heritage Day just around the corner, we’re starting to get excited for one of our favourite South African traditions, dubbed ‘Braai Day’. It’s a festive occasion, where we call on our loved ones and invite them to share our wonderful South African heritage, by having a braai in the in the sun (we hope). To make it a day our ancestors would be proud of we’ve put together our top 5 braai day tips below.

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