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A heart-of-the-home kitchen with a barrel-vaulted ceiling covering a large central island.

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September 18, 2013
gemtex wrote:
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This is most likely a cherry wood floor or red stained maple. It's not so much the wood that is used, but the staining / sealing application that matters when it comes to water. But any flooring distributor/installer should be able to recommend the right product specifically for kitchen usage.
    Bookmark   September 19, 2013 at 6:37AM
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would love to know if this ceiling is brick on brick faced - and if there are any special needs structurally that is needed to support this
    Bookmark   October 27, 2013 at 7:01PM
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July 3, 2012
jwegan wrote:
How is the ceiling done?
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That is a real brick barrel vault ceiling. For more information on ceiling types, feel free to visit the architectural tutorial on our blog -
    Bookmark   July 23, 2012 at 12:19PM
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Cyndi Hopkins
what are the dimensions of the barrel and what is the plate height for this area?
    Bookmark   September 16, 2012 at 8:04AM
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June 29, 2012
ronizanca wrote:
What brand of paint and colors were used to create the faux finish on the walls? - I would love to get that color and faux finish for my kitchen walls. Could you please share?
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The custom wall finishes of this kitchen were done by Diane Hasso of Faux-Real LLC, 616-299-5599.
    Bookmark   July 2, 2012 at 7:09AM
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June 17, 2012
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We have LED flex strip lighting for those cove areas too...

On another note to Visbeen Associates- That ceiling is gorgeous!
    Bookmark   July 25, 2012 at 8:45AM
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Thank you!
    Bookmark   July 25, 2012 at 1:04PM
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December 4, 2013
kylebmaxwell wrote:
What size are the recessed cans? - What size are the recessed cans?
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