West Philadelphia Kitchen contemporary-kitchen
 

West Philadelphia Kitchen

Installation of new kitchen with custom cabinets and white marble countertops; reconditioned exposed ceiling joists; new custom-fabricated steel, floor-to-ceiling bay window.

Photographer: Jeffrey Totaro
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rbf1683 wrote:
can u give the dimensions of the counter and sink area? - what size is the counter top
   Comment   August 20, 2014
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Rasmussen / Su Architects
The sink portion of the countertop measures approximately 54" x 36" (including the area for the stools).
August 20, 2014 at 7:19PM   
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catherineslater wrote:
Back-splash. I want put subway tiles on the wall over my back-splash. A sin?
   Comment   December 7, 2012
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sandem51
I think the question is subway tile looks good "above" existing backsplash, not if subway tile is pretty.....
I too have that question....
September 9, 2014 at 5:58PM   
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bere
Subway tile as a backslash is a classic! Go for it!
Ideally the countertop should stop at the wall and the backsplash goes from there to the back of the cabinet.
You could remove the existing one easily as it usually is a different piece from the countertop.
You wouldn't have to worry too much about the wall being damaged since you are going to tile over it.
Putting backsplash on top of the existing one would be odd I think.
September 9, 2014 at 6:21PM   
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jodystevens wrote:
Love the stools, where are they from?
   Comment   September 22, 2012
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Laura
They are discontinued.
July 7, 2013 at 3:57AM   
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sallieaustin
do you have 3 to sell??
July 24, 2013 at 3:13PM   
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adeleroy8 wrote:
What is the width b/t the countertop and refrigerator? - Trying to figure how the smallest width for walking space b/t to counter tops
   Comment   August 23, 2012
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Vikrant Sharma Homez
About 30'' and yes it will block the movement when the fridge doors are open .
August 23, 2012 at 1:08PM   
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jesusgirl wrote:
What is the marble type on the countertops?
   Comment   March 27, 2012
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Emily Hurley
Looks like it could be carrara?
March 29, 2012 at 10:40AM   
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michelleclark wrote:
Are those real hardwood floors or are they engineered wood floors? If engineered, what are they?
   Comment   February 7, 2012
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218sms
they are oak
February 14, 2012 at 5:25AM   
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jennrein wrote:
who makes the cabinets?
   Comment   February 6, 2012
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218sms
cab-parts
February 14, 2012 at 5:25AM   
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jesusgirl wrote:
what is the counter top?
   Comment   January 29, 2012
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Hanson General Contracting, Inc.
Indeed, it is called "Bright White" granite, with a polished finish.
January 30, 2012 at 6:56AM     
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jesusgirl
Thanks so much!
March 27, 2012 at 7:47AM   
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annehouse wrote:
I also have a small kitchen and was wondering what is the distance in this kitchen from the edge of the counter to the edge of the table?
   Comment   January 29, 2012
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218sms
thanks! compared to what had been there before, it had nowhere to go but up...
January 30, 2012 at 4:42AM   
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Mindi Guiliano
Can you please advise the dimensions of the kitchen...just from the front of the fridge to the front of the oven and then from the back of the kitchen to the outside of the island? Thx,
August 24, 2012 at 5:48PM   
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lemonka wrote:
Hello, where are red counter stools are from? Thanks
   Comment   January 27, 2012
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ikea
January 29, 2012 at 9:21AM   
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nicole conard designs LLC wrote:
Red stools - Where did you source the stools?
   Comment   January 23, 2014
benitamesser wrote:
Where get t,he red stools - Where get red stools
   Comment   November 9, 2013
scottie00 wrote:
What are the dimensions of this kitchen?
   Comment   April 24, 2013
michelekasper wrote:
Hello neighbor, last piece of my puzzle is cabinet hardware. Could you tell me about yours?
   Comment   November 29, 2012
texaschaos wrote:
What is the width of the counter with the sink and red barstools? - It looks wider than average. Also, was the base cabinet at left (facing the table) built extra-deep to make up for the extra counter width? Beautiful job! Thanks!
   Comment   October 7, 2012
skitoid wrote:
What is the stain color on the floors?
   Comment   February 24, 2012
4lynn wrote:
what are the dimensions of this kitchen?
   Comment   February 1, 2012
ptaylor62 wrote:
I am having a hard time with choosing a paint color my kitchen cabinets are an espresso color i am looking for a complimentary color for walls around cabinets but would also like to have an accent wall any suggestions my counter top is a beigy color that just might get replaced
   Comment   January 31, 2012
lydiabassis wrote:
Are the walls and cabinets the same color white? And what brand/name are they?
   Comment   January 29, 2012

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Vanessa Brunner added this to Kitchen of the Week: Small Kitchen, Big View
The designers opted for a C-shaped kitchen layout (a.k.a. U-shape). This arrangement is a great solution for kitchens tight on space, because they keep the work areas separate from main traffic routes. The kitchen also opens up to the dining and living room in the house, so the style had to be compatible with the more traditional look of these rooms. Sticking with a clean and simple design countered the more ornate Victorian detailing, and natural materials enhanced the exposed wood ceiling. Faucet: Grohe Minta; sink: Franke; flooring: white oak; barstools: Ikea; hood: Zephyr

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