It’s time to say goodbye to those old appliances and hello to the new with E&S Trading's latest Kitchen & Laundry catalogue.
Don't miss out on great prices from leading brands including Electrolux, Westinghouse, Kelvinator, Simpson, Dishlex, and Chef. Discover awesome deals on ovens, fridges, cooktops, rangehoods, and upright cookers. As well as fantastic laundry machines such as front load and top load washers, and dryers. Great offers include bonus large baking dish and 2-slice toaster with purchase of selected oven models, plus dozen wines valued at $207RRP when you purchase selected Electrolux fridges.You could even stand a chance to win a trip to the Barossa Valley!
For more details, pick up a copy of the latest 'Kitchen & Laundry' catalogue from your nearest E&S Trading showroom, or have a browse online here.
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The word is out - E&S Trading's hugely popular Warehouse Sale is happening this Saturday, 29th March, at our Noble Park warehouse!
Ask anyone who’s been to the last Warehouse Sale, it's the perfect excuse to pull the credit card out especially if you are currently or planning to renovate your kitchen, bathroom or laundry. Kicking off at 9am, don't miss sensational prices on a selection of new and ex-display products including (take a deep breath here) ovens, cooktops, rangehoods, dishwashers, kitchen sinks, tapware, washers, dryers, fridges, toilets, baths, basins, vacuums, microwaves, coffee machines and plenty more. Expect huge savings from top quality brands such as Gaggenau, Bosch, Smeg, ILVE, Fisher & Paykel, Siemens, Villeroy & Boch, Duravit, Hansgrohe, Kaldewei, etc. Check out some of the offers below:
Bosch ovens from $598
Side-by-side fridges from $998
Rangehoods up to 60% off RRP
Franke sinks at red hot prices
Plus over 50 ex-display basins to clear!
click here for full list of amazing deals
Make sure you mark your calendar - E&S Trading’s Warehouse Sale is for one day only on 29th March! Doors open from 9am to 4pm at 215 Browns Road, Noble Park.
(Tip: Arrive early to avoid missing all the hottest bargains!)
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Bored with your house? Instead of simply selling up and moving on, why not make improvements to your current home? And the best place to start is the kitchen!
To give you a hand, we've rounded up top four kitchen ideas for 2014. Check them out below...
Nothing gives your kitchen an instant lift like a new fridge, oven, dishwasher or cooktop. If your budget doesn't quite stretch to a complete renovation of your cabinetry and flooring, then consider investing in a new appliance or two. New technology means many appliances work as time-savers by featuring multiple functions, such as the combi-oven which offers three modes of cooking – convection, steam and combination. Energy-efficient appliances are also more prevalent than ever before, with many people seeking homes that are "green" in design and function.
Check out our Renovators Sale, on now till 23rd March 2014, for great sale prices on ovens, cooktops, fridges, dishwashers, rangehoods and more.
We all know that the kitchen is no longer a place just to do the cooking. It is also a socialising area, a homework space, a place to entertain and much more. Often the kitchen will lead into the living area, which means the spatial elements of this area are very important.
For instance, an island bench has become more relevant than the dining room table over recent years. With this in mind, maintaining a comfortable distance between the cooking areas and socialising areas of your kitchen is an important factor to consider when renovating or building. As is the classic "working triangle" kitchen layout, which is between the washing area, cooking area and fridge.
These days kitchens are moving away from using traditional materials like wood, granite and ceramics, and on to more contemporary new materials such as glass, quartz, Corian and laminates for benchtops and splashbacks. Another trend is to match the old with the new; for example laminated glass and stone, or wood and quartz.
Don't be afraid of adding some colours to your kitchen! Painting walls or cupboards is a great, affordable way to change the look of your kitchen. Alternatively if you are wishing to add just a tad of colour, splashback is a popular way to achieve it.
Do you have any other kitchen tips to share? Tell us by leaving your comments below. Or check out these previous blog posts for more kitchen inspirations!
• Order in the Kitchen: How to Maximise Your Storage
• 7 Design Trends For The Modern Kitchen
Since 1925, Blanco has only one goal, and that’s to deliver a premium experience by approaching all things they create with impeccable style and intelligence. With that said, if you have experienced Blanco’s finest Enigma collection, we are sure you wouldn’t have it any other way.
Engima’s range of extraordinary built-in ovens epitomise the very best in European styling and quality craftsmanship. Among the many advanced features that we love about it, the state-of-the-art QuartzClean interior and side racks definitely worked it for us.
Blanco has developed an innovative QuartzClean vitreous enamel which is highly scratch and acid resistant. Go ahead - spill red wine, lemon juice or stain your oven with that dreaded beeroot; the even and precise coating of the high grade enamel ensures the spill settle on the surface without being absorbed, preventing discolouration over time.
Even more brilliant is that the QuartzClean enamel makes it possible for the side racks and baking tray to remain in the oven during its pyrolytic cleaning cycle, where temperatures reach up to 500 degrees Celsius. This highly efficient cleaning system burns away all grease and residue, leaving only a thin film of ash which is easily wiped away with a damp cloth.
When it comes to the performance of the oven, Blanco sets new benchmark by delivering dishes cooked to perfection, but in a way that breaks all your traditional cooking rules.
With the Auto Cook function, you can literally just place the food in the oven cavity and the oven will take care of itself. Oh yes, we are even talking about a cold start – no pre-heating of oven required! Using moisture sensors, the oven will intelligently determine the overall result and set the most appropriate cooking method and temperature. Talk about being a pro without the effort!
Home-baked bread using Auto Cook function
Enigma ovens stayed away from your typical multi-function cooking interface where you select the type of cooking element to turn on – for example conventional, fan-assist, top grill, lower element, etc.
Well let’s face it, most of us only ever use fan with conventional mode. Now if you’re wearing a guilty face, don’t feel too bad because Enigma oven will totally change the way you cook; this range of amazing ovens boast an intuitive menu option where you simply choose the dish you are cooking, and the oven will choose the best function and temperature for that dish.
Each function has been paired with popular food categories, allowing you to choose the right function every time. It even tells you which shelf level to place your food on! Finally an intelligent oven that takes the guess work out of cooking.
Additionally, we also love the temperature booster function. This is an auto-feature that comes on automatically to compensate any heat lost when opening the door. It brings the temperature in the oven up a notch to maintain the integrity of the food inside, meaning you don’t have to worry about heat loss when you open the door to sneak a quick peek.
Now don’t just take out word for it, come and experience Blanco Enigma range for yourself at E&S Trading. Or talk to one of our awesome store consultants and sign up for a free Blanco cooking demonstration class for a hands-on experience.
Blanco Enigma is exclusive to E&S Trading.
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There is Mother’s Day. There is also Secretary's Day. And International Coffee Day. Wait a minute... even World Nutella Day? Now give me one good reason why isn’t there a Renovators’ Day already?!
At E&S Trading, we love renovations and we declare our own Renovators’ Month (just because we can)! Starting 24th Feb, when you visit any E&S Trading showroom you’ll receive 20% off RRP across selected kitchen, bathroom and laundry products.
So renovators, what are you waiting for? Quick grab your pen and paper, notebook, computer, phone, ipad or anything you can get your hands on and start jotting down your shopping list.
Discover incredible prices across E&S Trading's awesome range of kitchen appliances including ovens, cooktops, rangehoods, dishwashers and fridges, as well as quality bathroom wares including basins, baths, showers and toilets. Plus we’ve got you covered in the laundry room with the latest washing machines and dryers. Across the store, delight in sensational deals on top brands including Siemens, Smeg, Electrolux, ILVE, Westinghouse, Hatria, Villeroy & Boch and plenty more.
This is one sale not to be missed! If you’re like us, love the smell of new paint and the sight of shiny new appliances, pop into your nearest E&S Trading showroom for our Renovators Sale before 23rd Mar 2014.
Happy renovating, everyone!
*T&C: Excludes existing specials & (E.D.L.P), Kitchenaid, Sub-Zero, Wolf, Falcon, Neff, Miele, Gaggenau, Hoover, Asko, GE & small appliances , Steel, Capital, DCS. Valid in store only and excludes online pricing.
When space is at premium, it’s important that everything in your home is efficient; we’re talking about being tiny but mighty. Having a clever design and choosing the right appliances mean that you don’t have to compromise on function or style.
Read on for lots of ideas on creating the perfect kitchen for compact living.
Let Your Walls Give You A Hand
If you’ve ever cooked a big complicated meal you’ll know that there just isn’t time enough to dig through drawers to find that cheese grater or measuring cup or lid for your pot. Open shelves and rails keep all of your frequently used cooking tools within arms reach and easy to find, so you can concentrate on your soufflé.
Disguising Clutter as Decoration
When you need storage in a small space, cabinetry can make the area feel tight and closed-in. Why not opt for open shelving instead? It’s also eco + pocket-friendly since you’re not purchasing a set of upper cabinets.
Consider installing sliding translucent panels to make any clutter look less obvious and you can even play up the design if you want to turn it into a focus feature in the kitchen. Or to keep it simple, just pop in little flowers into a few empty jars and your kitchen will look intentionally shabby chic. Totally genius, right?
Never Leave Dirty Dishes in the Sink
It doesn’t take a neat freak to notice how a sink full of dishes can make a kitchen feel claustrophobic. The best way to tackle this is to keep the dishes out of sight, preferably like somewhere in a dishwasher.
Fisher & Paykel have moved away from the traditional stand-alone dishwasher to create integrated compact models that save space. The single DishDrawer™ dishwasher is great for our tiny kitchen in this instance. Designed for up to 7 place settings, the DD60SCX7 boasts excellent water (4.5 star) and energy (3.5 star) ratings.
Keep it Slim
If the kitchen is the heart of the home, then the refrigerator must be the key to keeping it running. No other kitchen appliance gets as much of a workout or is depended upon as much as the refrigerator. For the kitchen that is wee in size, we recommend a slim fridge such as SMEG’s FAB range.
SMEG is synonymous with its iconic FAB retro-style fridges. Available in exciting colours and designs, the FAB 32 two-door range in particular has a special place in our hearts. It's slim enough to fit into a narrow kitchen but still provides a comfortable 206 litre capacity. Who ever said you're stuck between choosing style or functionality?!
Mirror, Mirror on the Wall
Some people love 'em, some people hate 'em. I love them for their ability to make a kitchen seem brighter and twice as big. If your kitchen doesn't come with built-in mirrored backsplashes, you can add one by simplying leaning a not-so-tall mirror there.
Let the Light in
Sunshine is your best friend when it comes to a small kitchen. If there is no exterior wall to put a window into, create skylight on your ceiling. Not only do you reduce your need for artificial lighting, natural daylight creates a pleasing ambience which makes you feel good when you’re cooking!
There you have it, the essentials of a perfect compact kitchen. For five decades, E&S Trading has been a home entertainer’s paradise. Our showrooms boast some of the world’s best kitchen appliances including brands like Sub-Zero, Wolf, Siemens, Gaggenau, ILVE, SMEG and more. If you’re looking for ideas on rebuilding your dream kitchen, why not pop over for a chat with our friendly and knowledgeable consultants?
Currently with five convenient locations throughout Victoria – Blackburn, Chadstone, Essendon, Moorabbin and Geelong – there is really no excuse to give our showrooms a miss! Click here for our store locations.
Check out these related blog posts!
• Perfect Kitchens for Big Families
• Perfect Kitchens for Entertaining
If the upside to a meal is eating, then the downside is the dirty dishes that come afterward. But it’s not like we’re going to be eating every dinner on paper plates, so cleaning dishes is something sadly inevitable. Which brings us to today’s blog topic – do you have a dishwasher to do your dishes or are you the dish washer at home?
For those of us with a dishwasher, you know there’s no way you’re going back to manual soaping and scrubbing again. Now if you never grew up with one and don’t think you need one, then jump on board because you’re about to enter the wonderful world of dishwashers.
Here’s 7 reasons why we think dishwashers are the way forward.
1. You don’t have to do the dishes
Well duh, that’s pretty obvious. The whole point of having a dishwasher is so that you don’t have to do the washing up. Once you have loaded all the dishes, simply turn on the power and let your little guy work his magic. Meanwhile you can be outside enjoying the summer sun and sipping a glass of red. Oooh ahhh.
2. Water Usage - Handwash vs. Dishwasher
Did you know that many dishwashers actually use less water than kitchen sinks?
Before you say it’s not plausible, think again. Even though dishwashers have the frightening appearance of a huge hollow box – way bigger than your average kitchen sink, they do not completely fill up with water. The big capacity is for you to stuff it with dishes, and only a relatively small amount of water is sprayed all over your dishes. In fact, most dishwashers actually recycle and reuse some of the water. Comparatively, washing up at the sink has been proven to use more water per place-setting than washing by hand.
3. Zap the Germs
One of the reasons dishes come out cleaner in a dishwasher – also making it more hygienic – is that a dishwasher can use higher temperatures than your hands are able to cope with. Together with a strong dishwashing detergent, it’s the hygienic way to protect your family from harmful germs and bacteria that can build up on sponges, dish cloths and tea towels.
4. Sparkling dishes
Effective dishwasher detergents contain far more active ingredients than washing up liquid, ensuring food soils are broken down and washed away during the washing cycle to leave behind nothing but shine. Thanks to rinse agents and latent heat on the dishes, tableware washed in the dishwasher come out with a wonderful shine and free from the spot marks and streaks you can see after washing up at the sink.
5. Soft, Beautiful Hands
Okay, so opting for a dishwasher so that you won’t get “dishpan hands” may be a superficial reason, but hey who wants wrinkles on their hands or anywhere else for that matter? Besides how many times have you chipped nails, cut yourself or noticed how rough your skin feels after washing up by hand, especially when you have very sensitive skin?
A dishwasher won’t complain, and will leave your hands to look good and do more useful things!
6. Clutter-free Kitchen
No-one likes coming home to a kitchen with grotty washing-up piled up on the surfaces. It’s unsightly, can smell and when left to dry on, it’s even harder work than normal! With a dishwasher you can quickly pile those dirty dishes out of the way, and only take them out again when they’re clean and sparkling. You just need to remember to turn on the dishwasher though; out of sight but not completely out of mind!
7. No More Squabbles Over Who Does the Dishes
Now who’s turn is it to do the dishes?
The washing up can be a major cause of disharmony at home. Arguments happen over whose turn it is to wash up and the quality of the wash. Plus it’s really not ok to have bits of food scrap still stuck on the dishes and call it done. Invest in a dishwasher and never hear another cleaning squabble again.
If you’re now convinced that you need a dishwasher, pop into an E&S Trading showroom to discover our wide range. Our friendly consultants are always happy to help sort you out. And for whatever reason you don’t feel like leaving your house today, you can also shop and order online at our website!
The great divide between high performance professional kitchen appliances and the domestic alternatives has been all but banished with the arrival of Smeg’s flagship 90cm pyrolytic built-in oven. As the final element in the brand’s collection of new generation, high-performance ovens, the Classic design SAP3900X is both majestic and inspirational in terms of its design and performance.
Stand out innovations include the Thin Film Transistor display with its ultra-clear graphics; S-Logic interface that provides intuitive, simple control of multiple functions; and Smart Sense self-guiding cooking programs.
S-Logic technology delivers a vast array of functions in the most easily accessible form – one function leads seamlessly to another so the user is able to negotiate the controls effortlessly and logically. Smart Sense is a self-guiding program whereby the user can access 50 pre set recipes for meat, fish and vegetable dishes that will advise the optimum temperature, shelf height and duration for the best results every time.
Another exciting feature is that labour-intensive cleaning of the generous 90 litre capacity oven is a thing of the past. SAP3900X boasts a full pyrolytic cleaning with a three hour cycle for heavily soiled oven interiors and an eco-energy-saving pyrolytic option that takes 90 minutes and is tailored to lightly soiled ovens.
Packed with these much convenience and incredible details, Smeg’s flagship 90cm pyrolytic built-in oven certainly makes it easy to cook restaurant-quality food at home!
Don’t just take our word for it, come on down to our showroom to experience the quality of Smeg oven for yourself. With 5 stores right across Melbourne & Geelong, there’s no reason to give it a miss!
Today’s consumers want outstanding results without turning cooking into a full-time job. That is why Electrolux designed their new Inspirational oven range to deliver flexibility and flavour.
The new Inspirational range oven has new features based on the company’s 90 years of experience equipping professional kitchens - including the kitchens of nearly half of all the Michelin-starred chefs in Europe. With the option of steam assist cooking, advanced self-cleaning system and an improved touch control interface, the new Inspirational ovens easily satisfy the most demanding domestic cooks at home.
Steam Assist With Pyrolytic Cleaning
60cm pyrolytic & hot steam oven
In a groundbreaking development, Electrolux has combined a steam oven with pyrolytic self-cleaning technology. The amazing steam assist function is a great addition to normal “hot air” cooking. Steam brings out all the natural flavours and goodness in your food, and produces juicy, succulent texture. You can also have the flexibility of adding steam whenever you like with the steam on demand option. Great for adding a bit of moisture to a roast at the end of cooking.
Not only do the steam ovens cook with precision and perfection, now they come with self cleaning programs to get your oven clean without the need for the dreaded scrubbing or harsh chemicals.
When you switch on the pyrolytic mode, high temperatures of around 500 degrees celsius incinerate any grease, grime and residue leaving just a fine layer of ash inside. Once that's done, all you need to do is simply wipe this layer away and you've got a sparkling clean oven ready to use once more.
Simple Design, Intuitive Interface
In the new Inspiration oven interface, clean, architectural lines and authentic materials were chosen to make the appliances distinctive yet adapted to different kinds of style. Choose between black glass or brushed stainless steel to match your kitchen design.
The control interface has also been simplified to be so intuitive and user-friendly you won’t even need a manual. One of the most amazing aspects of the display is the TFT temperature indicator. Designed with the user in mind, the display changes colour accordingly to illustrate the oven status; highly practical when you’re looking at the temperature from a distance!
Designed in Australia for the needs of Australian cooks, Electrolux Inspirational oven range certainly brings much joy and ease into cooking. Discover these amazing new ovens and more at your nearest E&S Trading showrooms today.
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Don’t you just love the holiday season? We can live like there is no tomorrow, drink more than we should, and not worry about eating because diet is already on next year’s resolution list. No, not really. The best thing we love about the holiday season is the “S” word.
That’s right – a heart-stopping, exhilarating Sale! And if your S-radar is currently beeping like crazy, that’s because E&S Trading is having our massive New Year Clearance Sale!
Hurry into your nearest E&S Trading showroom and receive a minimum 15% off RRP across our huge kitchen, bathroom and laundry range! Don’t miss out sensational deals on ovens, washers, basins, taps and more from world leading brands including Siemens, Bosch, Smeg, Hatria and Caroma.
For awesome appliances and top quality brands, visit your nearest E&S Trading store today. The New Year Clearance Sale must end 27th January 2014! Terms and conditions apply.
Browse the catalogue online here
Offer excludes KitchenAid, Sub-Zero, Wolf, Falcon, Neff, Miele, Gaggenau, Hoover, Asko, GE, D.C.S, Capital & Steel. Valid in-store only and excludes online pricing.