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18 hours ago, dcarch said:


That is a very small sink. Is that the only sink? Is this considered normal size sink in your area? 

Interesting picture. What kind of lens/camera? Doesn't look like a fish eye lens. 




Ha! No that’s just my small prep sink - basically a place to scrape all my veg mess into a waste disposal. The main sink is in the run of units just behind the camera and is about 4-500mm square. That said, the prep sink will be a bit bigger in the new kitchen - it’s just slightly too small as it is. 


The pic was taken with the panorama mode on my iPhone - not perfect but an easy way of getting some lateral extension when standing further away isn’t an option. 

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5 hours ago, boilsover said:


I have seen some modern homes with a secondary "butler's" kitchen, which can basically do it all. I know one couple who have this setup (and one outdoors) and never use any of them.


This is something that really grates on me - such a waste to not actually cook in a decent kitchen.


When we went stone shopping we were asked if we wanted a worktop to just look good or if we might use it...


nothing useless can be truly beautiful and all that. 

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