Cal Stewart, The Red Bird, shares her tips on Feng Shui for the Kitchen. They say the kitchen is the heart of the home, and the Chinese do believe the kitchen is one of the most important rooms in their homes. Often shrouded in mystery and superstitions, Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese art of…

Over generations ‘the kitchen’ has maintained its position as the centre of family life, it’s just that now, we expect so much more of it. Libby Gumley from Design Inside explains. The kitchen. It’s the busiest room in our home and has truly become the most expensive, and on those grounds, it’s so important to…

Torquay Joinery has taken home an award at the inaugural ICM Geelong polytec Awards. The team at Torquay Joinery took out the polytec Award for Best Kitchen. “We were thrilled to win this award which further strengthens the quality work we are producing,” says Torquay Joinery owner, John Parello. Established in 2001, Torquay Joinery has…

  Hi, I’m Helen Colllins  “From The Little Room Interiors”. I’m pleased to give an insight for ICM Geelong about cabinetmaking and interior trends. Growing up in the country with a father who was the local builder and “Jack of all trades” (his name was Jack, too), then marrying a cabinetmaker who worked his way…

The process of designing a kitchen is much like following a recipe says guest blogger, Alana Perin from Geelong Tiles & Bathware. In a recipe, each ingredient is meticulously chosen in order to create an enticing meal. With the kitchen the process is no different, as each element must be carefully thought out and placed…

We took the some of the best cabinetmakers in Geelong and along with the assistance of ICM Geelong sponsors, manufacturers and suppliers, we installed a new kitchen for Angela, winner of the 2016 $15,000 kitchen improvement competition. The delighted winner of the $15,000 kitchen makeover is very impressed with her new kitchen. “I now have a dream kitchen and…

Unveiling the ICM Geelong WINNING Kitchen Improvement To celebrate the launch of Independent Cabinetmakers Geelong, earlier this year we gave away a kitchen improvement to the value of $15,000. The winning kitchen is now complete and WOW, doesn’t it look great? ICM Geelong is a collaboration of professional cabinetmakers and related industry suppliers. When you choose…

The final touch to the ICM Geelong $15,000 kitchen improvement competition winner is the installation of a stunning glass splashback. Angela’s kitchen cabinetry is complete and now it’s time to call in ICM Geelong member, Modglass. Modglass is the supplier of kitchen splashbacks in Geelong and surrounding areas with over 40 years experience in the…

The assembled kitchen has been fitted and the ICM Geelong $15,000 kitchen improvement competition winner has a new kitchen. Most people go for a new kitchen at least once every 20 years. Given that, you need to pay careful consideration to your personal requirements and how you will use your kitchen on a day to…

The kitchen is being assembled, and the ICM Geelong $15,000 kitchen improvement competition winner is getting very excited – her new kitchen is taking shape. Assembling the kitchen was a combined effort for our ICM Geelong cabinetmakers. In a great example of local businesses working together to support the industry, our boys had a great…