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Help In Selecting the right Type of Materials to Suit your Requirements.

Our Buyer's Guide to the Different Types of Kitchen Materials.

In this section we also provide links which discuss the various attributes of the different materials used in modern Kitchen cabinetry; where we discuss the various attributes, their benefits and their limitations.

In these modern times we are clearly spoilt by the huge range of cabinetry materials at our disposal for your new Kitchen Renovation. The materials you select will then determine the style of your kitchen.

Selecting your doors and panel materials is always a place to start, followed by choosing your Benchtop material, followed by Wall and Floor finishes. Once you have chosen your materials, then pick from the colours and patterns available for these materials so to compliment the overall look.

We have provided here below several links for you to click on which explain the attributes of different material types, starting with door and panel materials, then moving on to include a range of Benchtop options and then Splash-Backs.

We present these in an order, beginning with the less expensive material types and moving through to the more high end Kitchen materials available, where these different material types also strongly determine your Kitchen's Style:

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Specializing in Kitchen Renovations here in South Australia we service all suburbs ranging from the Inner Adelaide districts and radiating out to the Eastern, Western and Southern suburbs and those extending throughout the Adelaide Hills and Fleurieu Peninsula including Goolwa to Victor Harbor to Normanville & Yankalilla.

Come home to a beautiful functional new kitchen renovation by Compass Kitchens.


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