Kitchen Appliance News

Appliance News, Kitchen Design & Tips

At Schweigen, we care about everything that happens in the kitchen. So we've put together our favourite kitchen tips and design trends as well as practical advice on how to optimise your appliances. It is our goal to bring even more delight, convenience and deliciousness to your home. Simply choose 'read more' to expand the full article. If you're looking for our tasty recipe series, you can find them over here.
Vodka Palace Architecture Interior Design Project Best Hoods fort Asian Cooking with High Spice Choosing the right rangehood

The "Vodka Palace" Project

Best hoods for Asian cooking

Choosing the right hood

A modern reclusive's entertainment homescape

Architect Marcus Browne worked closely with his client to build a recluse cave-like atmosphere, complete with the ability to control audio and lighting effects directly from her iPad - thus creating and curating multifaceted moods in but a moment. The result is devastatingly beautiful, and powerful design - featuring fully-fledged solar power, sustainably sourced materials, emotive light wells and thoughtfully reflective outback... Read more >

What is the best range hood for Asian cooking?

If you tend to cook with many spices, high-temperatures, or deep fry quite regularly, then you know how important it is to have a powerful and efficient kitchen fan exhaust. An extraction fan that sits within your budget and, most importantly, meets your daily cooking needs, is important when starting a new kitchen renovation or building a new home... Read more >

How do I choose a rangehood to suit my kitchen?

A rangehood can frame or block views. It can determine the cabinetry layout, and it can influence the character of the space. A carefully considered rangehood can look masterful, whereas ignoring this detail can threaten the overall success of your kitchen design. With the array of options available in the market for you to choose from, selecting the right hood can get very confusing... Read more >
Integrated kitchen appliances and undermount rangehoods Gas or Induction Cooking BR500 Silent Bathroom Multipurpose Extractor Fan

Schweigen Focus – Silent Undermount Rangehoods

Gas or Induction Cooking?

Introducing: The silent bathroom extraction fan

Choosing a rangehood that suits your cooking style

Undermount rangehoods have revolutionised the way we look at modern kitchen design. Hidden underneath cabinetry or specially designed rangehood features, undermount rangehoods are not seen as they actively, efficiently and effectively extract airborne grease, oils and odours from the kitchen... Read more >

Simplifying the difficult choice between cooktops

When building or renovating, it can be difficult to choose whether your kitchen should be centred around gas or induction cooking. Our premium Schweigen IN. range features both, so here we'll describe the benefits of each to help make your decision easier... Read more >

Integrating ventilation into your home renovation

Home renovators are starting to lean towards creating total peace within their newly renovated, modern bathroom. A complete solution to proper ventilation is key, with hygienic removal of odours and bacteria now as important in the modern home as the resulting ambient noise... Read more >
Undermount Ceiling Cassette Rangehoods Island Rangehood Benchtop Kitchen Design Cleaning Stainless Steel

Integrated kitchen appliances: Undermount rangehoods

Kitchen design focus: island bench-top open-plan living

How to clean stainless steel appliances

Renovating with integration in mind

Undermount rangehoods have revolutionised the way we look at modern kitchen design. Hidden underneath cabinetry, undermount rangehoods are neither seen nor heard as they actively extract airborne grease, oils and odours from your kitchen. This innovative style of rangehood has gained attention... Read more >

The journey from architecture to design

Kitchen islands have an incredible story to tell, and understanding the evolution of kitchen design can bring increased meaning to the hub of our homes. Societal, cultural and political influences have most importantly evolved the way we look at current kitchen designs... Read more >

Being creative with household cleaners

There is no doubt that stainless steel appliances look and feel great in any kitchen. They also have incredible corrosion resistance to acidic foods, making stainless steel an ideal investment choice for any household. To protect your stainless steel investment, use the right cleaning method to ensure a beautiful shine that is long lasting... Read more >
Better Home Cooking Kitchen is the heart of the home Wallmount Rangehoods

Tips: How to become a better home cook

The kitchen is the heart of the home

Why you should update your rangehood

Our Top 3 Tips

Do you feel like restaurant meals just don’t seem to compare to your home-cooked delights? Well, you certainly do not have to go to culinary school to cook restaurant- quality dishes! There are many little tips and tricks you can pick up to improve your skills. Here are Schweigen’s Top 3 Tips to keep you on top of your cooking... Read more >

Renovating for energy & efficiency savings

In today’s busy, technology-focused world, the average Australian family seeks a comforting yet practical and multi-functional home to come home to after a hard day’s work. As time spent with family and friends is so valuable, a home to suit is ever so important to make the most of these moments... Read more >

The modern kitchen

Because the new age modern kitchen has become the entertaining hub of the home, it should also be the most odourless and noise free space. When you are entertaining and immersed in conversation with your guests, there is nothing more mood killing than the sound of a noisy rangehood... Read more >

Stunning Ceiling Cassette Rangehoods Clean your rangehood filters Why you need a BBQ Alfresco Hood

KD Kitchen Design Featuring Ceiling Rangehood

Cleaning your rangehood filters

Why you need a BBQ Alfresco Rangehood

Versatile and modern ceiling cassette hoods

Multi-award winning interior designer, Kirsty Davis of KD Kitchen Design, has developed a strong reputation for her outstanding kitchen designs in New Zealand and worldwide... Silent ceiling cassette rangehoods are fast becoming the future of open-plan living and have revolutionised kitchen design as we know it... Read more >

Washing filters by hand or in the dishwasher

Clean filters have many benefits including effective grease and smoke removal, improved power efficiency, easier cleaning in the long-run and most importantly, safety. Your Schweigen filters are very easy to clean and can be washed by hand or in the dishwasher... Read more >

Building quality outdoor entertainment zones

With interior designers and architects creating a space useful for both the summer and winter seasons, it has become focal to ensure this area is as stylish and functional as possible, especially for the enjoyment of restaurant quality outdoor dining. It’s about changing your... Read more >

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