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1,201 Above counter Ideabooks
Home Above the Range: Smart Uses for Cooktop Space
With pot fillers, shelves, racks and more, you can get the most function out of the space above your kitchen range
"to put above our new cooktop. I'm considering several possibilities. For function... placed above the stove will see some cooking mess, so they need to be wipeable and... and food above the cooktop, as high temperatures can make them undesirable for consumption... handy above the stove. These photos show some ideas in action.... cabinets above my counter tops. I am going to go for French-type ceiling-to-floor p... located just above the stove makes boiling water fast and easy. No more walking back and..."
A Window Above the Bathroom Sink: Feature or Flaw?
"window above the kitchen sink. But put that window above a bathroom sink, and I think... right above the sink is pretty handy — you can see what you're doing when you brush... window above the sink is not a flaw, but a feature. Browse bathroom designs | Find... mirror) or (counter to ceiling mirror strip, window, counter to ceiling mirror "strip")... windows above the vanity, if we follow the architects' current plans. It will be beautiful..."
Floor-to-Ceiling Tile Takes Bathrooms Above and Beyond
Generous tile in a bathroom can bounce light, give the illusion of more space and provide a cohesive look
"pattern above the vanity and on the shower wall. We have yet to install a glass door... paint above that. I'm not talking 8 feet of paint, as I said the painting gets a... feet, above that it doesn't get wet or collect any soapscum so there is no need to... feet) above the 6 foot tile-line and meant for this area you'll need a ladder no... floor and counter. I can't get enough of the combination of soothing greens with gray..."
My Houzz: Open-Concept Living Above a Salon
A staircase commute to work gives a Canadian hairstylist more time to enjoy her bright and open downtown apartment
Schoolhouse Style Rocks in the Kitchen
Which class-y idea suits your kitchen best? a) a vintage clock; b) storage lockers; c) chalkboard counters; d) all of the above
5 Stunning Alternatives to the Tile Backsplash
12 Items Worth a Spot on Your Kitchen Counter
Keep these useful tools and accessories out in the open to maintain high function without spoiling the view
"filled the above counter cabinets with everything for drinks-glasses, mugs, tea/coffee... limited counter space (I think I heard the average linear feet of counter space in... kitchen counters. These days, I have a very large kitchen with lots of counter space... raised to counter height and replaced the countertop with matching granite (like my island)... shelf above them that holds baking sheets, etc. Redoing my kitchen. I want an island..."
Kitchen Counters: Granite, the Go-to Surface Choice
Every slab of this natural stone is one of a kind — but there are things to watch for while you're admiring its unique beauty
"of the above counters seem to be granite for me... Most of them are gneisses, the... a long counter top, 14' plus two 5' counters an island and smaller areas around the... different counter surfaces. Keeping the counter all the same would then help the room... island counter different from the wall counters. No seams simply doesn't work if you... the long counter that will show the counters less, and get a similar, complementary..."
Kitchen Counters: Concrete, the Nearly Indestructible Option
Infinitely customizable and with an amazingly long life span, concrete countertops are an excellent option for any kitchen
"kitchen counters and offers artisan-crafted customization in both color and layout... rises above much of the countertop competition. Learn more below and see whether... concrete counters are right for your kitchen.... this for counters and although not all counters, definitely some. Were also having the... on the counters. He won't guarantee or provide warranty on the concrete counters,... house; counter tops, vanities, vessel sinks and polished colored floors. Even if my..."
The Kitchen Counter Goes to New Heights
Varying counter heights can make cooking, cleaning and eating easier — and enhance your kitchen's design
"rying counter heights can make cooking, cleaning and eating easier — and enhance... ional counter heights are useful. They allow us to enter any kitchen and, even with... find the counter where we expect it to be. Despite this significant convenience, industry... standard counter heights don’t work for everybody, because there’s no such thing as... cabinets, 36" counters. At times I have used elevated cooktops and under counter wall ovens..."
Kitchen Counters: Sturdy, Striking Recycled Glass With Cement
Ecofriendly and full of character, this heat- and scratch-resistant material is a great fit for custom kitchen counters
"these counter tops. Been there, seen it....besides when the pieces come off, they... these counters, the similarities end there. ECO is much closer in composition to... quartz counter, as it has a resin for the binder rather than the cement you see here... these counters describe their binder as "cement". They explain the whole composite... square foot counter here is a few more pictures here are a few more pictures of contertops..."
Your Kitchen: 10 Great Alternatives to Granite Counters
"for my counters—what are my options?" While it's true that the majority of my kitchen... granite counters put in them, there are times when granite just won't work. Granite's... great counter material but it has a tendency to hog the spotlight. The mirror finish... use for counters. All of them are readily available. Combined, they add up to a trend... if the counter gets damaged, it really isn't that much to get a whole new counter..."
Kitchen Counters: High-Tech Solid Surfaces Make Maintenance Easy
Sculpted by heat and nonporous by nature, solid-surface countertops bring imagination and low maintenance to the kitchen
"commented above on how I love my corian counter. As far as scratching, I have had this... stone. The counters are no more than 5 years old and all I can see are scratches from... removed counter tops from a house that was damaged by a fire, cut off the end that... whole counter. It looked like new! It is completely renewable, in that at any time... on the counter top to begin with. It polishes just like wood.....finer and finer sandpaper..."
Counter Intelligence: Durable, Easy-Clean Soapstone
Give bacteria the boot and say sayonara to stains with this long-lasting material that's a great choice for kitchen and bath countertops
"soapstone counters and learn more about this unique stone to see if it can work in your... manmade lab. counter stuff called FireSlate, looks very similar, costs less! @Granite Grannies... soapstone counters and finally found them somewhere in New Jersey. they are absolutely... alternative is counters made of mostly recycled content. I have had my soapstone countertops... soapstone counter top (it was in the house when I bought it). Yes, it is impervious to..."
Coming Soon: Turn Your Kitchen Counter Into a Touch Screen
Discover how touch projection technology might turn your tables and countertops into iPad-like devices — and sooner than you think
"kitchen counters and refrigerator doors, will function like giant iPads, with Inte... a new counter or fridge. It's possible even today to convert any surface into an... on my counter as they come in and have a paperless, searchable counter file!!!!!... mentioned above. Google it or watch it on Youtube, it is definitely worth a look! Oh... kitchen counter - that is amazing. Bring it on, it's all good! And just so people..."