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luvtodance wrote:
Are those test tubes for spices on the counter? - Where did you get the rack?
   Comment   October 8, 2013
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Karen Heffernan
Hi there! Yes, I got them at Target, but they only available during the Christmas shopping season, and they're plastic with screw tops, and are filled with spices. At the high end, Dean & DeLuca has a spice collection in test tubes, but they're pricey. ( http://www.deandeluca.com/herbs-and-spices/herb-spice-collections/dean-andamp-deluca-spice-rack.aspx ) . I always liked the idea, but it was more than I wanted to spend, and I preferred to pick out my own spices. I was really excited to find spice test tubes in a wooden countertop rack (see pic) at http://www.tubularspices.com/Countertop_spice_racks.asp . You can also order spices from them by the ounce.
October 8, 2013 at 10:26am   
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gagnonev wrote:
Hello, What color and brand stain is on the floors? Satin finish? Thx
   Comment   June 28, 2013
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Karen Heffernan
hi there, it is red oak, with a matte chestnut stain
June 28, 2013 at 9:31pm   
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gagnonev wrote:
Buying information - Hello, I really love your kitchen. What color are the subway tiles (brand + color), what color is the paint on the cupboards, (satin, gloss?) who made the hardware and finally, what is the color and brand stain on your floor--is it a satin finish? I hope there aren't too many questions--we had a leak in our kitchen and it all has to be re-done in the next few weeks so any help you can give me would be great. Thanks!
   Comment   June 26, 2013
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kathyjpm
Beautiful kitchen! In midst of remodel of ours. Any suggestions about hardwood floor brand? Having a tough time settling on one - want prefinished. Thank you!
June 29, 2013 at 4:07am   
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Karen Heffernan
I'm sorry, I don't ours weren't pre-finished. Sorry I couldn't be more helpful
August 11, 2013 at 4:05pm   
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Design Team wrote:
Color - What are the wall and cabinet colors? I love that this softer and not the bright white...much warmer and more beautiful! Well done!
     Comment   January 26, 2013
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Karen Heffernan
Hi there!

Thank you! We love it too. I really didn't want a cold white, but didn't want it to be too warm either, and the Benjamin Moore White Dove (OC-17) was perfect. We ended up using it for all of our trim
work and millwork as well. The wall is white ceramic subway tile with light grey grout.
January 27, 2013 at 7:43am   
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mellow2512 wrote:
How high is the ceiling?
   Comment   October 24, 2012
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Karen Heffernan
Hi there! the ceilings are 9 feet tall
October 31, 2012 at 7:46pm   
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1kathykelly wrote:
Are the subway tiles matte? Beautiful kitchen!
   Comment   May 22, 2012
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Karen Heffernan
thank you! no, they aren't matte, but they aren't super shiny either. and the grout is light grey - although in this shot, it just look white
May 22, 2012 at 2:27pm   
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carlasollano54 wrote:
Which Bertazzoni Heritage range for my kitchen - black or burgundy? - My kitchen will have natural wood base cabinets with a medium stain, carrera marble slab countertops, with lots of carrera marble subway tile on the backsplash. No upper cabinets, just a few open shelves. Going for a Spanish colonial revival look -- I can't decide between the Bertazzoni Heritage in Black, or the Burgundy.
   Comment   May 9, 2012
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carlasollano54
More comments: I live in Mexico, at high altitude. I had the Verona shipped in, but of course there is no warranty support for it here. My installer made some set up errors, which we had to correct (This shouldn't be a problem if you are in the US, and working with someone who knows how to install and set up a dual-fuel range.... the instructions are in English).
In my house in the US, I have a Dacor range and Oven (separate units) and they are easier to use than the Verona. It may just be my imagination, but it seems the Verona takes a long time to come to temperature (difficult to tell without a display). I did buy a hanging thermometer, but it died a fast death, and I have yet to replace it. That said, I have made some terrific Mexican Flan, Oatmeal Cookies and other baked good in the oven -- no problems.
January 13, 2014 at 8:03pm     
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Heather Heck
Thank you for your responses. Great info!
January 13, 2014 at 8:07pm   
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paulinevillegas wrote:
Can you please tell me the color of your subway tile and grout? And the spacing? Beautiful kitchen, btw!
   Comment   January 19, 2012
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Karen Heffernan
thank you! the hood and stove are both by Bertazzoni (Heritage series), and it's 36" wide. Here's a link: http://us.bertazzoni.com/freestanding/heritage-series/hoods-backsplashes/36-canopy-and-base-hood
April 14, 2012 at 10:07am   
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Karen Heffernan
@paulinevillegas - I think the white would look great too. I'd love to see pics - can you post some when you're done? Yes, our perimeter countertops are honed black absolute granite (Kashmir White on the island)
April 14, 2012 at 10:09am   
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kandy smith wrote:
Please tell me what was used on these counters Thank you
   Comment   August 20, 2011
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elainebayless
I had honed black absolute granite in my last kitchen. Everything showed, but eventually faded. I always kept a towel on hand to wipe up spills immediately. I got used to it, but I won't use it again.
October 17, 2013 at 11:55am     
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Karen Heffernan
Thank you all for the kind compliments - I DO love my kitchen! I haven't had any problems with the honed absolute, I find that marks wipe away easily. Wiping the counter dry when cleaning it helps a lot. Mine hasn't scratched, and there are no stains (2 1/2 years later). I like the patina it's acquiring. I didn't seal mine, on the advice of my fabricator. I think some of the problems that people experience happen when it's been sealed.
October 18, 2013 at 9:09am   
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Heffernan chose the Bertazzoni Heritage 36" gas range, with the hood in matte black, to match the cabinetry on the island. The kitchen backsplash is made up of white 3" x 6" subway tile with gray grout from a local tile store.

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This is honed black absolute. She didn't seal it and says she thinks a lot of problems people are having is after they seal it. She wouldn't use it again sealed or unsealed.
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Bertazzoni range and matching hood Black granite--mat finish to mimic soapstone with white veining Note plank floors = oak ? Bertazzoni range w/matching hood
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TIKE BACKSPLAS...LIKE THIS
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Very nice. Bertazzoni Heritage 36" (no 30" model) with hood. Cabinets: Ben Moore White Dove with nickel hardware. Honed absolute black granite. Hardwood floors. Good look. Cheap substitute: ex: Bosch 700 Integra black and SS range with the similar shaped Ikea range hood in SS?
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Honed black absolute granite!!Love it!
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