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Bathroom vanity and kitchen slab timber bench tops Australia

Natural timber vanity top

It wasn’t so very long ago that the bathrooms and the kitchens in Australia were considered somewhat style free when thinking about interior design. These are both rooms that are meant to be functional rather than stylish, which was why basic white was what was commonly used in both. Sure, there would be the occasional little splash of color, or perhaps some upgraded faucet work to add a little touch of luxury, but for the most part, these rooms were considered to be an afterthought in the design process. Times are changing, though, and even the humble bathroom is now getting the style treatment. More...

Slab timber benches Canberra and other design treats

Natural timberOne of the great things about Canberra is that it has always been a place where the next great eating adventure was just around the corner. Like many great cities, the eating joints are very often a reflection of the style and culture of the people who live there, and as that changes, so do the cafes and restaurants that reside within the city limits.

There seems to be a focus on looks as well as flavours in the current culinary movement, as slab timber benches Canberra, and other design treats await those who go out on the town for a bite to eat. More...

Kitchen Benches Brisbane

It wasn’t so very long ago that the kitchen was considered nothing more than a place to prepare meals and store food. That is no longer the case, as kitchens are now considered to be one of the focal points in any home. They are getting larger and more open, and that means that they have be aesthetically pleasing, as well as still being a place to properly prepare meals. For many people, kitchen benches Brisbane are the most important component of any good kitchen. More...

Mossman Luthier Also Happens to Turn Some of The Best Timber Furniture This Side Of The Continent

Trusted by some of the most accomplished musicians in Australia (as well as some of the most recognised names in music globally), “Tully” – real name Nicholas Raymond Court – has been a luthier by trade now for more than 40 years. Repairing and refinishing classic guitars from almost all time periods, as well as giving new custom modifications and extra “life” to those that have been produced in the last few decades, Tully has earned his sterling silver reputation based entirely on the back of the work he’s accomplished. More...

Family Homes Kitchen Benches Australian Timber

As you might expect from someone who makes a living taking nature photographs, Amelia Anderson has chosen to decorate her home in a style that celebrates all that is beautiful in nature. In a recent pictorial and story done for the Herald Sun, the photographer showed off her home, which features an open plan, a lot of windows overlooking the beautiful landscape beyond the four walls, and a host of Australian timber furniture pieces that are stunningly elegant, but which also look as though they have just been pulled in from the wooded area outside the property. More...

Cutting board orders | Korean orders

We have been kept very busy the past few months with big Christmas cutting board orders and special shaped wood cutting boards for the Korean market. We are still selling plenty of quality kiln dried timber slabs for kitchens, vanities, breakfast bars and other furniture projects. Our new kiln has pumped out huge quantities of kiln dried timber since going in last June. Most of the timber we have dried is camphor laurel to keep up with the cutting board demand but we have had some space to dry some hardwood as well. More...

Timber furniture | Camphor laurel cutting boards | Garden Expo

We had just finished our shipment of timber furniture and cutting boards to the US when an exporter of quality Australian products started talking to us about making some camphor laurel cutting boards for the Asian Market. This order has kept us busy and is now well under way. We had a very successful trip the Melbourne Better Homes and Gardens Expo. It was great to talk about our solid timber slab camphor laurel cutting boards and promote our product down that way. More...

handcrafted coffee tables | bench seats | bar stools

Its been a busy year already finalising a large shipment of solid timber furniture and camphor laurel cutting boards which was sent to the USA for sale in a number of home wares stores. All up, 25 cubic metres of individually handcrafted coffee tables, camphor laurel cutting boards, bench seats, bar stools and dart board frames left the Fab Slabs warehouse late January bound for the US. The items were all made from kiln dried blue gum, spotted gum, lemon scented gum, camphor laurel and grey gum and coated with a marine grade satin poly (except for the cutting boards of course). More...

Kitchen benchtops | tables | outdoor settings | cutting boards

All I can say is ‘Get in now for Christmas’. Already we are getting lots of orders for timber slabs; so that people can finish their kitchen renovations or have their new table or outdoor setting for Christmas. We are also seeing stores stock up with our camphor laurel cutting boards as they are fantastic Christmas presents.We would like to welcome some new stores on board (pardon the pun). The following stores are now stockists of our Fab Slabs cutting boards - Currajong – Otto’s Fresh Food Market, Mundubbera - Mundubbera IGA, Coolum Beach - Coolum Village Pharmacy, Bli Bli  - Bli Bli IGA, Ipswich – Jadin Chemist, Bondi Beach – Harris Farm Markets, Hilton – Hilton IGA. A special mention also goes to Tutti Frutti who are celebrating their 10 year anniversary. More...


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