The Neil Kelly Company
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Bright and airy whole house remodel traditional-laundry-room
 

Bright and airy whole house remodel

We wanted to accommodate and reflect the homeowner's lifestyle and the house’s style but get rid of the out-dated suburban lay-out while enlarging the true living space, psychologically & physically, within the existing space & budget. The owners originally considered an addition, and when the designer proposed that the two young, active Nike employees sacrifice the seldom used formal dining to the solution, they were quick to see they could “just do it”!

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jcmc16 wrote:
Faucet - Who is the manufacturer of the faucet? Please and thank you!
   Comment   October 25, 2013
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Rhonda Knoche Design
Hi there. I was the designer on the project. Actually, the faucet was the client's and reused (formerly in the kitchen before it was remodeled). Recycle, recycle:) Sorry I can't help further.
November 11, 2013 at 5:33PM     
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jcmc16
Thank you all!
November 12, 2013 at 6:13AM   
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214176 wrote:
What is the counter top and what color?
   Comment   April 6, 2013
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Rhonda Knoche Design
Hi, 214176 (catchy name) - I was the designer on this job. The counter is an HPL (high pressure laminate) with beveled edge and same on the 4"h backsplash. The beveled edge always gives the illusion of a solid surface material, not showing the tell-tale black line of the backer in a squared "flat lay" application. I believe it was a WilsonArt or Formica as manufacturer. Both are excellent lines, they change offerings each year so best to see the latest & greatest selection of each at your local counter fabricator. Never underestimate the potential of laminates - great variety, price & easy care.
December 4, 2013 at 3:48PM     
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Casa Blanca Tile & Stone Inc.
Casa Blanca Tile (Harrison, NY) represents Forbo (No VOC) sustainable linoleum flooring. Green is in!!
last Sunday at 8:58AM   
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jennifer_karstens wrote:
what are the dimensions of the room? How deep is are the cabinets?
   Comment   March 17, 2013
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mlscott40
Re: appliance door swings, how much fill between the corner appliance (washer?) and the back (window containing) wall? Thx...
February 9, 2014 at 7:43AM   
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Rhonda Knoche Design
Hello, mlscott40! Just noticed your question on this. I'm Rhonda, the designer who did this job. In this case, I just allowed 61" for the 60" washer/dryer. This allows 1/3" between wall, washer, dryer & sink cabinet to get in & out & for slight movement during use. It is GREATLY dependent on the maker/model, hinge, handle, etc. so be careful in your planning and check specifications and existing conditions carefully.
May 24, 2014 at 4:13PM   
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pharmchic2007 wrote:
where can you buy one of the drying racks that come down from the ceiling? love this!! thanks!!
   Comment   March 13, 2013
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The Neil Kelly Company
Thank you for your inquiry. We do not have this specific vendor information for the drying racks at this time. If you would like to learn more about our design/build process or would like to speak to a design consultant directly about your upcoming project, please contact us at 866.691.2719. Thank you!
April 4, 2013 at 8:36AM   
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Rhonda Knoche Design
Hi, I was the designer on that job. While this was custom made hanging/drying rack, a similar end result could be done by using a metal rod and suspending with wire cable. There are also a number of ready-made rods and racks that flip up out of the way. See on-line sources. Hope that helps with some creative ideas.
November 11, 2013 at 5:47PM     
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lois975 wrote:
What is the width of this sink cabinet? - Wondering the width of the sink cabinet & the dimensions of the sink inside? Thanks so much!
   Comment   March 1, 2013
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Rhonda Knoche Design
Hi, vlong. The floor is a Marmoleum-like product, essentially a linoleum base and pre-cut in squares. Warm & soft under foot.
July 9, 2014 at 12:32PM   
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vlong
Thank-you Rhonda!
July 9, 2014 at 8:05PM   
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horsewhisperer wrote:
what is the colour on the walls
   Comment   February 18, 2013
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Rhonda Knoche Design
Good eye. It takes more skill & effort to do the clean, disappearing act. (Notice any supply lines, shut off valves, dryer ducts...as usual?)
December 4, 2013 at 3:42PM   
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carleski
I love this room.
June 12, 2014 at 8:03PM   
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jsweetsie wrote:
what are the codes/colours of the marmoleum floor tiles pls?
   Comment   December 4, 2012
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Rhonda Knoche Design
Hi, sorry I just noticed this older question (I was the designer on the job years ago). The flooring is a vinyl Composition Tile/VCT – “Azrock” / Iceberg #V-609 & Cloudburst #V-786 - equal checkers – 12” X 12”. Somewhat similar to Marmoleum. It's a great fresh look., isn't it? Not ideal for every application, however. Hope that helps.
November 11, 2013 at 6:08PM   
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luanneseymour
Hi Rhonda, would you recommend this flooring for most laundry rooms? Is it waterproof or just water-resistant?
January 12, 2014 at 5:55PM   
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Jennifer Crofts wrote:
How tall are thre countertops?? Is this a regular sizr washer and dryer at 38-39" or under the counter ones??
   Comment   May 6, 2012
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Emily Hurley
It's really hard to tell at this angle, especially with the wide angle lens on the photo. They look like they must be under counter though.
May 17, 2012 at 2:10PM   
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ctmainer wrote:
Faucet brand and model name?
   Comment   March 25, 2012
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Mary Mayo Design
Please give the faucet name and buying info.
November 6, 2012 at 7:40AM     
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mlscott40
This looks very similar (but not identical) to Ikea's Hjuvik? (for the price minded)
February 9, 2014 at 7:47AM   
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alizacf wrote:
what type of flooring was used?
   Comment   January 15, 2012
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Marmoleum Flooring
January 16, 2012 at 8:56AM   
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mlband123
Is the white the "white marble" t2607 color? The marmoleum sample I have looks more yellow than that.
May 2, 2012 at 3:02PM   
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paliniasky wrote:
What is this paint color? Thank you!
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The Shabby Nest
Valspar's Gossamer Sky is a similar color.
January 7, 2012 at 10:38PM   
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The Neil Kelly Company
The client wanted the laundry room to feel "soap" like.
They choose Devine Blue for the paint.
January 11, 2012 at 8:55AM     
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jigw wrote:
Where is the dryer vented?
   Comment   August 22, 2014
siamese78 wrote:
Love the flooring - I have been trying to find pale blue and white check flooring everywhere! Could anyone tell me where I can purchase flooring like this or similar Thanks Kelly
   Comment   February 12, 2014
Michele Denis wrote:
washer dryer - what model are they? can they be put one on top of the other?
   Comment   October 5, 2012
annamar wrote:
Where can I purchase the cabinetry hardware from (manufacturer & style name)? Thank you, in advance~
   Comment   June 18, 2012
Harkins Development wrote:
What is the counter top material? Thanks you
   Comment   April 9, 2012
m cowan wrote:
where is the bar used on the ceiling found?
   Comment   March 18, 2012

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