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Hilltop Contemporary contemporary-kitchen
 

Hilltop Contemporary

Contemporary wenge kitchen. Photography by Emily Minton Redfield
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mepollard wrote:
What type of the wood is the floor?
   Comment   November 1, 2013
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There are just the four images that we have posted on Houzz....
February 20, 2014 at 8:18am   
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Yes, just a natural water based finish on the hickory floor.
February 20, 2014 at 8:19am   
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Maria Piscitelli wrote:
Paint oak cabinets? - I have a 6 year old house with light oak cabinets. I want to paint them. Any suggestions? Is it easy enough to do it myself?
   Comment   July 28, 2013
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Maria, Sorry, don't have much experience with that.
I'd recommend finding a local professional.
August 10, 2013 at 6:50am   
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Depends on the finished look. Oak is an open grain wood. If you want it to be smooth it needs to be filled. If you like the look of oak but a color, just paint it. It is a nice look.
February 25, 2014 at 8:08pm   
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ltist wrote:
make and model of drawer pulls?
   Comment   June 17, 2013
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All pulls from Top Knobs
June 19, 2013 at 12:52pm   
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leslieontheroad wrote:
Stainless - I have all stainless appliances, subzero, Viking, fan warming shelf backsplash, etc. , and have tried everything to get them clean and shiney. What is the best thing to use and is it possible that there was a finish on them that I have possibly worn off. Help please.
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Appliances
March 30, 2013 at 11:53pm   
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There is also a product available at Costco online called Shela Shine that works really well ....and keeps everything pristine. Another option for you....
April 13, 2013 at 4:51pm   
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judyfred wrote:
Whose countertps did you use. Love them!
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The island stone is leathered brown antique. The perimeter is white springs granite.
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Mikal
January 9, 2013 at 2:37pm     
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jowill wrote:
It looks like the cabinet was stained. What was the wood and stain color used? - We are building a house and like the cabinet color.
   Comment   October 2, 2012
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The wood species is Wenge, with a medium toned stain.
Best to you!
Mikal
October 3, 2012 at 11:28am     
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asaya85 wrote:
what is the ceiling height for this kitchen, Thanks.
   Comment   September 18, 2012
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Ceiling height is 120". Best to you,
Mikal
September 22, 2012 at 7:04pm     
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charmsncharms wrote:
What brand is the refrigerator and is one side freezer as well?
   Comment   January 26, 2012
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Yes, one is refrigerator and one freezer. Both manufactured by Subzero.
January 26, 2012 at 9:57pm     
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dennis gallagher wrote:
Love the floors- what kind of wood/stain was used?
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It's a natural hickory. This particular floor was installed raw and then finished.
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Mikal
January 9, 2013 at 1:15pm   
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March 30, 2013 at 11:51pm   
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jmmmlake wrote:
Since I love your kitchen designs; I was wondering if I am doing contemporary style shaker cabs..what kind of crown molding should I do...my cabinets are not built in (not against a wall)...also, I am building up my island with a thicker granite..would it be okay for the island to be higher than the perimeter counters???
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I have no problem with that. Often two different thickness of counters are used in my designs.
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Mikal
April 13, 2013 at 5:18pm   
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jmmmlake wrote:
What is the backsplash and what kind of pulls (stainless or nickel) are used in this beautiful kitchen...also wondering the color granite used and the edge??
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What are the differences between a stainless pull or nickel pull??? Do you recommend a manuf for them??? Like this photo, I am also doing a pull up cabinet..I noticed this one is done in a frosted glass...would a clear glass look okay?? We didnt do it in stainless like this pic...we did a pull up wood cabinet...clear glass okay or is frosted nicer???
November 3, 2011 at 10:57am   
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There is little visual difference between the two. You could purchase the pulls through Top Knobs or Atlas Homewares. Clear glass vs. frosted....It's just personal preference.
November 3, 2011 at 12:40pm     
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blazka wrote:
whaW - What kind of wood and stain color are cabinets?
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susanberlin wrote:
Help with kitchen - Could I share the paint and hardware used?
   Comment   May 31, 2013

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