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Birmingham 2-story Kitchen Addition

This Quarton Lake architectural gem was built merely 8 years ago. The original kitchen never met the homeowner’s needs. As a result they hired MainStreet to design and build a two story addition off of the rear of the home, gaining much needed space in the kitchen and master closet. The highest level of craftsmanship was used to re-work the copper shingled roof and hand glazed true masonry stucco exterior. Finally a blue stone patio with a built-in custom fire pit is surrounded by a stone wall with a 2" thick flamed blue stone coping.

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October 12, 2013
jenpo1975 wrote:
Could you please tell me where the blue stone came from? Love it! :)
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Hi there,
Thank you for your inquiry. This stone came from a local distributor. You should be able to contact a stone distribution company in your area to find something similar. Keep in mind, natural stone has wide variation and every project will look unique.
Regards,
Christine Ramaekers, CKD
MainStreet Design Build
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September 28, 2013
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Hi there,
Thank you for your inquiry!
The overall size is 51’-6” wide x 20’-6” deep.
Regards,
Christine Ramaekers, CKD
MainStreet Design Build
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April 19, 2013
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Hi there,
Thank you for your inquiry. This is mortar gray, sharp sand.
Please let me know if you have further questions.
Have a great day!
Christine Ramaekers, CKD
MainStreet Design Build
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See above for the answer
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November 13, 2012
pbx2 wrote:
Is that patio made of blue stone or stamped concrete?
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Christine did you design the patio?
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Sorry, for the late reply! I never saw this post.
Yes, we did all of the exterior hardscaped.

Have a great day!
Christine Ramaekers, CKD
MainStreet Design Build
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