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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.

Franke sinks are designed to suit every type of lifestyle

Franke
Thursday, September 3, 2015

With such diversity in the world our needs and requirements are often very different from home to home, therefore not everyone requires the same kitchen sink. Whether you’re a busy executive living in an apartment, a student staying in a studio or a large family living on an estate, Franke has a sink to suit your needs. Franke has put together a variety of their favourite kitchen sinks below to assist you in choosing a sink that best suits your lifestyle. 

 

 

 

8 cooking tips that you have to try in the kitchen

Cooking Tips
Monday, August 24, 2015

We all love a good tip every now and then, but when it’s a tip that’ll save us time and make our food taste better that’s one we’ll definitely try out! These 8 amazing cooking tips below will not only impress your loved ones but will save you precious time to spend with them too.   

Deliciously healthy, banting cauliflower pizza base recipe

cauliflower pizza base
Monday, August 17, 2015

With spring around the corner, people have started to rush to the gym, and are resuming their healthy lifestyles. Now we know it can be hard to resist the temptation of a delicious pizza, whilst trying to stay on a healthy path. So we have sourced this tasty recipe for a banting-friendly cauliflower pizza base to ensure that you can enjoy a little cheat, without the guilt that comes with it. 

 

Going green in the kitchen

Going Green
Friday, August 14, 2015

1. Go green in the kitchen by choosing appliances that are designed to last

When purchasing appliances and utensils choose quality over quantity to ensure that you don’t have to keep replacing them. Opt for energy efficient rated appliances that have specifically been designed to minimize your energy consumption, and that will in turn reduce your monthly electricity bill.

 

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