Carla Aston | Interior Designer
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Kitchen Remodel using existing oak cabinets traditional-kitchen

Kitchen Remodel using existing oak cabinets

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New taller, painted cabinets at desk, hood, and oven tower break up the wall of "oak".

Photos by Cliff Roe

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March 15, 2015
bravindra wrote:
Can you please let me know the size of the slate floor? Thank You.
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Carla Aston | Interior Designer

These were 16 x 16.

    Bookmark   Thanked by bravindra    March 15, 2015 at 9:05AM
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June 8, 2014
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what is the wall color? the colors go very well with each other.
    Bookmark   September 29, 2014 at 11:48AM
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October 20, 2013
karenb7777 wrote:
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Love the hood over the stove. Was this custom built? Would love to replace the cupboards over my range with something like this.
    Bookmark   March 15, 2014 at 8:09AM
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Hi karenb7777, if you're still lookng, you might like these tiles
    Bookmark   March 17, 2014 at 12:01PM
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April 2, 2013
Lisa Barkey Jacobsen wrote:
i would like to know the color and type of flooring used for this kitchen. I love the color contrast
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It's a slate from Thorntree here in Houston. Imperial Sunset.
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December 31, 2012
goella wrote:
Goella@aol.vom - Floor tile color,type and vendor?
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what type, brand, color of floor is this? Love the reuse of the oak cabinets!
    Bookmark   January 30, 2013 at 1:51PM
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January 25, 2012
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Sherwin Williams, 6188 Shade Grown
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January 28, 2014
hawaii1279 wrote:
Can you please tell me where you purchased the hardware? - I'd like to know the details for the hardware. I would like to replicate this look.

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March 19, 2015
Sherwin Williams, 6188 Shade Grown
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March 7, 2015
Dark green in kitchen
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March 2, 2015
how they used the oak cabinets
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Wall oven under soffit boomo!
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use of the oak cainets
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September 13, 2014
backsplash with cabinet & counter color not green/gray cabinets...although it breakups the "wall of cabinets" nicely
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August 29, 2014
Nice oak kitchen
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August 27, 2014
Paint on desk in kitchen
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Desk built in to kitchen
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Some cabinets painted gray
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wall color
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April 12, 2014
Like flooring
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January 17, 2014
Mixed colors on cabinets
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January 2, 2014
Color change
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December 28, 2013
Green accent cabinets
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December 26, 2013
painted one cabinet
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December 16, 2013
keep oak
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December 8, 2013
Refinish existing cabinets
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December 4, 2013
Like frig side
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November 16, 2013
Sit-down countertop area for food prep or baking!!!
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November 7, 2013
Different colored cabinets
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November 6, 2013
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black accents
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November 2, 2013
paint with oak
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October 27, 2013
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October 21, 2013
Paint some.
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October 18, 2013
theme and tiles- what is the name of tile used for the backsplash and flooring please?
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October 17, 2013
color scheme
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Mix oak and paitned cabinets
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Black counter and backsplash
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Colors and floring
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Cabinets with a desk
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beadboard and dark backsplash
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great combo of tile and dark and light cabinets
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Thorntree imperial sunset slate
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2 diff color cabinets
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July 14, 2013
paint the oven cabinet and another the same as the island?
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July 10, 2013
floor tiles,dark countertops
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July 5, 2013
Great colors with oak. Like different heights of cabinets
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Our cabinets with colr
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Cabinet colors
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oak, colors
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June 11, 2013
Like the tile floor
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May 26, 2013
I like the way the upper and lower cabinets are arranged.
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Tile counters backsplash
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May 15, 2013
kind of like this floor
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May 13, 2013
Love it
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May 12, 2013
Maybe this look for work desk area?
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May 7, 2013
dark counters, dark tile backsplash, some painted cabinets
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April 23, 2013
great mix of old oak cabinets with painted new ones.
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April 21, 2013
Cabinet finishes
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April 4, 2013
Think this is the same kitchen as the magazine
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April 3, 2013
Like the tile
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March 31, 2013
Like the tile
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March 28, 2013
Two tone colors
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March 20, 2013
For cindy
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Dark painted cabinets to refresh an outdated oak look.
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February 18, 2013
Oak at Green Cabinets
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February 18, 2013
bead boards/desk
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Desk for kitchen
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February 7, 2013
I like the colors
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green & oak cabinets
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January 30, 2013
uses existing oak cabinets floor?
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contrasting cabinets
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December 17, 2012
love this combination of color, texture, modernized traditional - it pops!
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Tile color
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Door paint
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mixed paint with oak
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August 26, 2012
Too much
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like the desk and country look
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green & oak
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May 10, 2012
We could mix the oak and green cabinets, using the existing cabinets for tall uppers and painting them green.
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Nice color of cabinets for kitchen????
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vent hood
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February 20, 2012
I love the chair storage; as a disabled baker, standing up while making pastries hurts like hell. Great idea; I'm not a fan of the greenish colored cabinets, though.
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cabinets some painted, some wood
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comb of wood and paint
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desk area, different colors
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