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28 Mar 15 schüller.C Kitchen Classic Collection


Contemporary classic is without doubt the stand out trend for 2015 – the merging of classical and contemporary. From the muted colours of a more historic palette used across contemporary designs and finishes, to modern high gloss fronts on classical country style cabinets, it is all about creating options that suit both personal style and architectural surrounding. This is what 2015 schüller.C collection offers.


So whether you hanker after traditional design but live in a modern abode or reside in a more historic setting and have a passion for contemporary, the schüller.C collection offers inordinate design options to create the perfect contemporary classic space.


The 2015 colour palette incorporates 28 beautifully coordinated satin lacquer fronts, available across 7 different front designs. Further options present in a collection that includes glass, matt and gloss finishes.




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13 May 13 Classic vintage Cortina hood from Smeg


Smooth, rounded shapes, quality finishes and craftsmanship combined with high extraction capacity are the main features of Smeg 90 cm wide new classic Cortina hood, designed to be combined with the other vintage style appliances, such as refrigerators, ovens, built-in coffee makers, hobs and cookers.


Close attention to detail and the careful choice of a thermoformed material gives these vintage hoods both a subdued and intense feel. Sophisticated brass, antiqued silver and chrome finishes can be chosen to perfectly match your kitchen. The cream and charcoal finishes offer an elegant, flawless take on alpine chic style. More retro kitchen hoods from Smeg.


The unique features of the classic hoods go hand in hand with correspondingly top performances. The Cortina hood technological characteristics are able to satisfy different requirements and uses. These include an extraction capacity of up to 750 m³/h, 4 speeds to eliminate smoke and odours from rooms, halogen lamps for optimum visibility on the hob and 3 aluminium anti-grease filters. Inspired by the mastery of skilled craftsmen, who with their age old expertise fashion wrought iron products, the classic vintage Cortina hood adds a touch of charm to rooms with different styles, whether classic or country. Smeg.


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06 Mar 13 Fanless classic range hood by MAdori Design


Based on the classic range hood designed and produced in 1957 by Mr. Mauro Brogelli, this timeless look is available again and in 4 bright colors. And it has no fan, blower, motor … nothing electrical. But it has curves, just like in 1957.


The new 60cm wide fanless classic hood specially structured curves move the steam upwards, creating a natural suction. Clean, quiet and very economical operation. Made of powder coated steel sheet metal. MAdori Design.


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28 Feb 12 Classic range cooker – Hergom freestanding ranges


The beautiful classic range cookers from Hergom create quite an impression. Defined by high quality materials and Old World craftsmanship, your classic range will be the very cooker that makes friends and relatives to go and buy one. You can choose your favorite configuration from 10 colorful freestanding range models, many available with different cooktop and ovens configurations and sizes. Also can be used as heating stoves. Classic, timeless design – range cookers from Hergom.







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11 Nov 11 ASKO Classic dishwasher


Winner of red dot design 2011 award, this ‘AAA’ rated built-in dishwasher features a clean Scandinavian design and combines form, functionality and Eco friendliness. The minimalistic front of the ASKO Classic dishwasher accentuates the interface as it is the most important touch point between you and machine. The circular touch interfaces give the D5434 XXL ASKO dishwasher a clean look and are as easy as they look – the left circle is for program settings and the right circle is for time management.

Available in white, black and touch-proof stainless steel, the Classic ASKO dishwasher comes with 14 place settings, 6 wash programs including Daily, Heavy, Normal, Quick, Eco and Rinse & Hold, 6 temperatures, turbo drying system, up to 24-hour delayed start and end-of-program signal.


The comprehensive cleaning system is similar to that of ASKO Tall Tank dishwasher and consists of PowerZone Pots-and-Pans, PowerZone Cutlery, 7Spray wash system, self-cleaning triple filtration system and AquaLevel sensor.

The D5434 XXL premium upper rack has 9″ clearance while exclusive lower rack has 13.75″ clearance and with ASKO wide adjustable tines the dishwasher accommodates some of the largest dishes, post and pans. The high-side design protects dishware and 2 adjustable stemware shelves, cutlery basket and knife guard allow you to fit and wash pretty much everything.


In addition, this ASKO Classic dishwasher features 18:9 stainless steel tank, galvanized steel base pan, filter & spray arms, anti-jam, auto-reversing pump, balanced door and check valve. Numerous safety features include AquaSafe water safety system, AquaDetect sensor, SteamSafe and KidSafe. ASKO.



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13 Oct 11 Classic Austin Cars

1954 Austin Somerset, the last of the chassis A40 models. It has a 40 bhp engine with 4 gears in the column. The performance with so little power, is not up to today’s fast moving traffic. The priorities shown in the details in the construction of the grill, are at odds with the lack of a sun visor for the passenger. Still this car has personality and that is more than can be said of so many modern “appliances”

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14 Sep 11 Classic Contemporary —– For more information, contact: Pat Leigh Borland, 630-929-9404, REMAX Suburban —– A true contemporary home with much space and charm! Very light, bright and open. Chef’s kitchen with 2 dishwashers, 2 cooktops & double oven. 2 fireplaces. library with many built-in shelves. Master Bedroom has breathtaking view of wooded backyard. Many new windows & doors. 3 decks for summer entertainment. In-law or nanny quarters in lower level. This home is nestled in the woods on quiet cul-de-sac. Pool & clubhouse.
Video Rating: 0 / 5 —– For more information, contact: Gene and Renee Jantzen, 5128188181, Century 21 HSK Associates —– Elegant details to a craftman style home located on the 3rd hole of Cimarron Hills GC. Two story home with 5 bedrooms, mster main. Spacious bdrms w/built-in desks and balconies. Flex rm upstairs w/back staircase and wet bar. Kitchenw/sub-zero refrigertor, double dishwashers, double wine coolers and large center island w/6 gas burner cooktop. Covered porches, back yard fireplace & lots of tiled patio flooring. 3 car garage with one that opens on both sides for ezz entrance and exit for your boat or toys. Bank owned, ez to show!
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01 Sep 11 Classic Demo

Dave from Little Giant Ladder Systems demonstrates the original Classic, the strongest, safest, most versatile ladder in the world.
Video Rating: 5 / 5

When repairing heavy duty electrical extension cord plugs, remember that the brass wire is going to be the hot wire. Repair a heavy duty extension cord plug with tips from a certified HVAC tech and plumber in this free video on electrical repairs. Expert: James Drew Contact: Bio: James Drew is the owner and president of JNC Home Repair in Austin, Tx. Drew is an HVAC certified tech with over two decades experience in plumbing, masonry, and carpentry. Filmmaker: MAKE | MEDIA
Video Rating: 4 / 5

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30 May 11 Imperial Classic Economy 36″ Ductless Under Cabinet Mount Rangehood, 190 CFM, Black or White —

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27 May 11 Imperial Classic Economy 30″ Under Cabinet Mount Rangehood, 190 CFM, Stainless Steel —

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