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Microhouse fremont cottage - reclaimed fir cabinets

Moving the cabinet uppers to one pantry wall allowed us to open up to the outside which makes the kitchen feel more spacious.

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October 20, 2014
arrowheadlover wrote:
Love the cup pulls. Who is the manufacturer?
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revjuvenation
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February 20, 2014
Cecile wrote:
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Hi Cecile, The tiles are 1 5/8"+x 3 5/8". In answer to previous questions, The grout color is an off-white.
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November 17, 2013
vvcoleman wrote:
Beautiful kitchen!! What color is on the walls?
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Thank you, the wall color is C2 retro lime green
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July 15, 2013
cjulie27 wrote:
Love the fir cabinets. This is the look we are going for. - What kind of finish/oil did you use?
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I really like working with tung oil because it lets the wood's natural beauty shine.
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Did you stain the fir with anything or is it just pure tung oil? We are noticed that the fir can be of really different hues and look striped; used some fir for a ceiling and are worried that our cabinets might look striped if we don't homogenize all the variability with a stain. Your cabinets all seem to be of a similar hue.
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July 5, 2013
cjulie27 wrote:
What kind of wood is the floor (and is it stained; if so, with what)? - We love this kitchen!!
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Bruce Parker
reclaimed top nailed oak, no stain
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May 10, 2013
ramatadiallo wrote:
I love this kitchen! What is the name of those pendant ligths?
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June 7, 2012
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The Shabby Nest
Valspar's Stem Green is a similar color.
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September 16, 2011
Suzanne & Ken Peters wrote:
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Tile: ginger spice gloss. White grout not sure exact color. -Microhouse
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Suzanne & Ken Peters
Thanks; we ordered the same field tile and in the same color. Your grout looks dark. Is it really White?
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December 13, 2013
klfosberg wrote:
What color grout did you use with the Ann Sacks Spiced Ginger tile?

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All of the cabinets in the kitchen were custom designed by Parker and Sidhu. Although stylistically they were inspired by famed architecture firm Greene and Greene, they also put a huge emphasis on reclaimed materials. "Using reclaimed woods saved on material costs, but added a lot of time," Parker says. Reclaimed fir was used for the cabinetry, shelving and window frames. The flooring is made of salvaged oak topnail, which blends with the rest of the home. Where reclaimed materials weren't used, the couple opted for hard-wearing materials such as the honed black granite countertops and the backsplash from the Ann Sacks Element series.
Ivon Street Studio added this to Ecofriendly Kitchen: Healthier Kitchen Cabinets
Salvaged wood. The most sustainable option, salvaged wood delivers richness and personality with its history. Seek out wood with a story that you will enjoy sharing with its admirers. This sunny kitchen is outfitted with salvaged Douglas fir cabinets built onsite.

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