The Yellow Cape Cod
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Family Room Built-ins

This family room was designed for a young family looking for a space that was both beautiful and family friendly.
Photo by: Sarah Macklem
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http://theyellowcapecod.com

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lahiyalo wrote:
What is the depth of the cabinets, shelves and mantle? It varies?
   Comment   November 10, 2013
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Hello, lahiyalo. Yes, the depth of the shelves and mantle are different. Thanks, Sarah
November 14, 2013 at 3:27AM   
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Brooke Craig Haskett wrote:
dimensions - how wide across would you say the book shelves are including the bottom two doors? And how tall are each individual cubbie spot- love the look and design of this- simply beautful
   Comment   April 19, 2013
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HI there, so sorry , I don't recall the exact measurements. The piece was custom built to fit the width of the room. I believe the shelves are each approximately 16" tall. Best, Sarah
April 23, 2013 at 5:52AM   
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jamielyn3332 wrote:
Colors? - What colors were used on the wall and woodwork? Thank you!
   Comment   December 2, 2012
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Here are all the details on this project including paint colors: http://www.theyellowcapecod.com/2012/04/extreme-fireplace-makeover.html Best, Sarah
April 23, 2013 at 5:59AM   
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dfransko wrote:
Hearth? - Stackstone for the surround, but what did you use on the hearth?
   Comment   October 20, 2012
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Slate tiles. Best, Sarah
April 23, 2013 at 6:02AM   
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i like this but instead of so many cubbies etc mostly doors. i also like the fireplace and tv
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Very clean; the TV looks like it fits. It's a little too contemporary for my furniture and rugs but I like the overall sizing. I want mine a little higher.
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pretty, good use of storage. Does it block sound less through wall though?
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Love the mix of the stone with the white.
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July 14, 2014
Perfect. Bookshelves were given a molding around the top to finish them off. They stick out, which ours would do. This shows an idea of a flat screen over the fireplace and the entire things encased. Exactly "doable" in our situation! I'd paint the stone/brick a dark grey or dark taupe.
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Shelving style. Would we do tile instead of granite around fireplace??
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June 18, 2014
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The middle is tallest and that it doesn't go all the way to the top...
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