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June 4, 2014
gustavogonzalezsiaba wrote:
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That looks like a great suggestion.
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I totally agree that downdrafts are a big compromise at best. in 1983 I had a Jenn-Air range, and was thrilled with it. It had center draft, which is better than rear, but still best for low pots or grilling. I now have a 36" GE Monogram hood with 8" ducting over a 36" 5 burner gas cooktop. There are no hard bends in the ducting, it's curved flex. Even it has trouble keeping up with the outer burners.
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May 11, 2014
vkfreund wrote:
Can you please tell me the name of the granite? Is it green or black?
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It is a green color
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January 16, 2014
scw1997 wrote:
What are the dimensions of this island? BEAUTIFUL design!
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Thanks for your interest! I will have to check back to the drawings and get back to you as soon as possible.
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Thank you! I look forward to your response.
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July 15, 2013
Sharon Z wrote:
How high above the island should the pendants be? Thanks :)
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They should clear the head of the tallest family member and not obstruct views, about 36 to 48 inches from the top of the counter as a rule of thumb.
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Jaclyn Garrett
Found these that are similar and cheaper: http://lightingconnection.com/products/parker-place-pendant-2
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July 15, 2013
Sharon Z wrote:
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Thanks for your interest in the design. The pendants should clear the head of the tallest family member and not obstruct views—figure 36 to 48 inches from the top of the counter. Start the row of lights 12 to 15 inches from either end of the island or table, and space them evenly within that span. Hope this helps.
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February 13, 2013
jmyrin wrote:
Love the chairs. Where do I find them ?
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Those stools were found by the client, unfortunately I have no information on them. I apologize.
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July 1, 2012
maggiemom4 wrote:
what is the ceiling height in this kitchen? - I have commented on many of your projects your work is incrediable
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Thanks, I think it is 9'-6".
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May 20, 2012
hibbertdl wrote:
Is there more support for the bar than the 3 wood corbels we see? - I LOVE your breakfast bar - but how are the ends supported? My cabinetmaker is baffled!
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I'll check and let you know
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My cabinet rep said that they use steel "L" shaped brackets that go down and connect to the back side of the base cabinets. I haven't seen it, but that's how it was described to me.
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March 28, 2012
sylviavasquez wrote:
height of sitting area on island?
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mdlang
A raised snack bar like this one is usually 42" to the top (with 30"h stools). Extending the standard 36"h island counter is also a great option. (but be sure to get 24"h stools)
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i will check the drawings and get back to you asap.
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July 22, 2011
Sheila Edmond wrote:
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Sloane Sinle Pendant with Glass Shade.
http://www.circalighting.com/details.aspx?pid=377
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Jaclyn Garrett
Found these that are similar and cheaper! http://lightingconnection.com/products/parker-place-pendant-2
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Ample windows open up the kitchen, which Crisp relocated from its original spot. Custom cabinets, granite counters and a farmhouse sink join a pair of dishwashers and a Sub-Zero refrigerator.
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3. Add pendant lights. If your country-style kitchen isn’t properly lit, now is the time to fix it; pendant lights will make it appear that much more modern. Install them over work areas, such as countertops or the island, to improve your space aesthetically and functionally.

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