Bosworth Hoedemaker
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Mt. Baker craftsman-kitchen
 

Mt. Baker

Two simple renovations of this 1920’s bungalow transformed the function and flow of two of the most important spaces in a house; the bathroom and the kitchen. The owner wanted to update the spaces to reflect a modern lifestyle while respecting the house. By changing the flow and function of the kitchen it now works for entertaining and multiple chefs while the clean spare finishes keep it fresh and clearly modern. The bathroom was made even smaller than its original form in the renovation of the kitchen so every inch of space had to be used. By unifying the finish on the surfaces, using small modern fixtures, and with a simple glass partition the bathroom is minimalist, elegant, and timeless.
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January 26, 2012
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dzenifer
Did you replace double hung windows with a window not designed to open?
    Bookmark   October 19, 2012 at 9:52AM
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Move Masters
Nice renovation @Mt Baker..
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August 4, 2011
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vickiabrams
I would also love to know about the dutch door. thank you
    Bookmark   September 20, 2013 at 2:03PM
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heatherchawnk
i'd also like to know who makes this door
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February 24, 2011
ana2paris wrote:
I love the kitchen color on the wall. Can you tell me the color and manufacturer? I also have white kitchen cabinets and I think this color will give my kitchen what it needs! Thanks.
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Kerrie L. Kelly
Pretty with all the sunlight, too. Check out Sherwin Williams' Ruskin Room green, SW0042.
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December 26, 2010
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Thank you for your kindness
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Paul Anater
Sure thing!
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August 28, 2014
Nancy Lemay wrote:
How did you secure the shelf in front of the window?
November 14, 2013
kcallen6 wrote:
Do the windows drop below the countertop? - It looks like the window sill is actually behind the countertop.

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The floating shelf in the middle of the window was positioned so that it doesn't obstruct the beautiful view, but still provides ample storage for pretty dishes. The way the natural light dances across and through them is breathtaking. Imagine waking up to a glass full of sunshine every day!
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Divided doors can easily be converted to function as a single door. A mechanism known as a "quadrant" allows the doors to be latched together so they can be opened or closed as one unit.
People earmarked this photo for its clever solution to a shortage of cabinet space. The floating shelf hangs in front of a window, but it's positioned so that the view remains unobstructed, and plenty of light still shines through.
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Naturally, you’ll want to consider how your windows open and ensure that they remain operational. This arrangement works with many shelves, or one, at a lower height for everyday items and a higher height for special pieces, such as the good china.The look is especially effective when your kitchen view is of a neighboring building. You won’t feel too boxed in, but the emphasis will be drawn away from the wall beyond.

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