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Franke Kitchen Trend Project Joburg Edition

Friday, November 16, 2018

 

Article by Leading Architecture

Left: Kitchen design by Semble It

Breakfast around the World!

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Wherever you are in the world, whether your breakfast is bacon and eggs, or a smoothie, we all need something to kick start our day!

Follow us as we take you on a little breakfast tour and learn what the most important meal of the day looks like from country to country…

 

 

Chocolate Cake with Chilli Pepper

Thursday, November 8, 2018

 

This luscious chocolate chilli cake will give you all that chocolatey goodness - with a kick!

Difficulty: experienced

 

 

Ingredients

  • 50 gr Bitter cocoa
  • 180 gr Butter
  • 4 gr Chilli pepper
  • 300 gr Dark covering chocolate
  • 4 Eggs
  • 100 gr Icing sugar

 

Preparation

Step 1

Sintered Stone... an Architect’s Dream!

Monday, November 5, 2018

Sintering has been used for years to manufacture porcelain. The differences however of porcelain vs. sintered stone are found when comparing characteristics.

While traditional ceramics might have one characteristic in common with sintered stone, no single ceramic product possesses all of the characteristics, including stain, scratch, chemical, and heat resistance that sintered stone does. 

 

Can Stainless Steel Rust?

Monday, October 22, 2018

Stainless Steel is the most popular choice for sinks worldwide, one of the reasons being its ressitance to corrosion.

Yet the Warranty Centre at Franke South Africa does receive the occasional call that starts with “My sink is rusting!” So how is this possible?

 

World Food Day 2018

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Today is World Food Day - the birthday of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

The global celebration honours the common goal: a world free from hunger and poverty.

 

Every day over 800 million people are chronically undernourished and struggle to get any food at all facing the threat of starvation. That’s more than the inhabitants of Indonesia, the USA and Pakistan put together.

Planning for Christmas in October!

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Its mid-October and that time of year when you can feel Christmas Season is around the corner!

Have you started your Christmas planning?

Yes, planning for Christmas!! This may sound crazy but with only three paydays to go until Christmas – it really isn’t a bad idea to start thinking about your Christmas plans. Making purposeful decisions ahead of time can help avoid the last minute stress of Christmas commitments, fighting the crowds in malls for what is left on the shelf and over-spending traps that can be impossible to resist but leave you struggling in January.

Sinks from Fragranite - How does it work?

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Fragranite is one of the hardest materials in the world, but what does it consist of?

And how is a Fragranite sink made out of these raw materials?

We visit the state-of-the-art production facility for Franke’s coloured sinks in Strecno, Slovakia.

7 Easy Tips for Springtime Entertaining

Selection of appetisers
Thursday, September 20, 2018

It’s the time of year when winter winds down the days become warmer. To quote Robin Williams "spring is nature's way of saying let's party."

 

Franke opens state-of-the-art production facility for coloured synthetic sinks in Slovakia

Friday, September 7, 2018

Franke Group has consolidated global synthetic sink production in its Franke Kitchen Systems division. The new state-of-the-art production facility and Competence Centre are located in Strecno, Slovakia.

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