Style That’s Ahead of the Curve.

If you’ve been looking at renovating or building, you will have noticed a new trend in cabinetry. One of the top design styles, the curve, is helping bring elegance into the home, soften edges and act as a point of interest to  traditional and contemporary interiors.   Our top tip – you want your curved cabinetry […]

Your New Miele Oven.

With Generation 7000, Miele has introduced exclusive technology, enhanced connectivity, and clear, intuitive user interfaces. We recently spoke with the team at e&s and checked out the largest Miele display in Geelong. Go beyond the ordinary and push creativity to new limits with these advanced appliances. Let’s explore the different oven innovations offered across the […]

Feng Shui Tips for the Kitchen

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 […]

Practical Kitchens

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 Takes Home Award

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 […]

My Kitchen Reno

  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 Kitchen: greater than the sum of its parts

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 […]

Winner!! Kitchen Makeover

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 […]

Old v New: Which kitchen do you prefer?

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 […]

How to choose your kitchen splashback

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 […]