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Classic White Perfectly Balanced by Creams and Blues traditional-kitchen
 

Classic White Perfectly Balanced by Creams and Blues

White cabinetry is always classic and this beautiful remodel completed in Durham is no exception. The hardwood floors run throughout the downstairs, tying the formal dining room, breakfast room, and living room all together. The soft cream walls offset the Blue Pearl granite countertops and white cabinets, making the space both inviting and elegant. Double islands allow guests to enjoy a nice glass of wine and a seat right in the kitchen while allowing the homeowners their own prep-island at the same time. The homeowners requested a kitchen built for entertaining for family and friends and this kitchen does not disappoint.

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lopetheline wrote:
Really like the hardware on the cabinetry. What is the brand and name?
   Comment   April 19, 2014
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emma delon
Thanks! The hardware is the Candler Collection from Amerock in Antique Silver - http://amerock.com/collections/candler-collection.html?attr_collection=Candler&attr_finish=Antique+Silver&p=3
April 21, 2014 at 9:47AM   
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lopetheline
Thank you !
May 23, 2014 at 8:31PM     
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stephanielappen wrote:
Do the wall cabinets have to be the same width? What looks the best? - Are 15 inch wall cabinets too small? We have a stand alone wall cabinet on one side of a cooktop hood will a 15 inch cabinet look too small? Do both cabinets have to be the same size on each side of the hood?
   Comment   January 31, 2014
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emma delon
Thanks Stephanie for your questions. It really depends on the size of your space are your particular conditions. Sometimes 15" wall cabinets are fine and sometimes not. It also depends on what type of cabinets you are using, whether there is a face frame or they are frameless, and the size of the rest of the cabinets in the kitchen. We usually try to balance wall cabinets left and right of a hood and left and right of a window. Sometimes we do this by doing the same size cabinets on each side and sometimes by doing cabinets that have the same size doors (for example one side 15" wide and one side 30" wide to create a balanced look). It's very difficult to know exactly what will work for you without knowing more about the project. Thanks!
February 1, 2014 at 11:24AM     
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mkbergmann wrote:
Did you order the ventahood? Please share vendor.
   Comment   July 23, 2013
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emma delon
The wood hood is custom designed by the local cabinet company. Thanks!
July 23, 2013 at 8:35AM   
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flstruve wrote:
What is the name of the countertop? - Thanks.
   Comment   May 11, 2013
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emma delon
We purchased the tile from Best Tile here in Durham. We used White Venatino 3" x 6" (approximately) Honed Marble for the field tile with a combination of Vista ice Blend Harlequin Mosaic tile, Bellevue Crown Evening Sky 2.5" x 8" (approximately), and Bellevue Dome Evening Sky 3/4" x 8" (approximately) for the accents. Thanks!
May 30, 2013 at 6:40PM     
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Sue Porter
What type of undercabinet lighting did you use it looks beautiful
August 26, 2014 at 6:01PM   
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Amy Wise wrote:
What are the dimensions of the island?
   Comment   May 7, 2013
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emma delon
Hi Amy! The island is approximately 73" long x 31.5" wide (cabinetry dimensions) plus the countertop overhangs. Thanks!
May 8, 2013 at 8:40AM   
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cyndee88 wrote:
Who is the manufacturer the cabinets / what shade of white are they?
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ashleyrafi
is there any way you can tell me the type of backsplash that is there? it looks great! forestf@compuserve.com

thank you
February 26, 2013 at 6:10PM   
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emma delon
We purchased the tile from Best Tile here in Durham. We used White Venatino 3" x 6" (approximately) Honed Marble for the field tile with a combination of Vista ice Blend Harlequin Mosaic tile, Bellevue Crown Evening Sky 2.5" x 8" (approximately), and Bellevue Dome Evening Sky 3/4" x 8" (approximately) for the accents. Thanks!
March 4, 2013 at 11:32AM   
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nsa2740 wrote:
What is the brand of paint and name of color used here?
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emma delon
We used Benjamin Moore Cream Yellow (2155-60) for the walls in this kitchen.
November 27, 2012 at 6:54PM   
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jaminla wrote:
what is the name of the backsplash?
   Comment   November 2, 2012
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emma delon
We purchased the tile from Best Tile here in Durham. We used White Venatino 3" x 6" (approximately) Honed Marble for the field tile with a combination of Vista ice Blend Harlequin Mosaic tile, Bellevue Crown Evening Sky 2.5" x 8" (approximately), and Bellevue Dome Evening Sky 3/4" x 8" (approximately) for the accents. Thanks!
November 6, 2012 at 12:43PM   
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arnoldsc wrote:
Lights are pretty. Who is the manufacturer, please?
     Comment   August 26, 2012
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tamoore
What hardware was used on for the drawer handles and cabinet door knobs?
March 11, 2014 at 5:31PM   
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emma delon
Thanks for your question! The hardware on this project is satin nickel. The client selected the hardware themselves to coordinate with the plumbing fixtures and lighting that was selected for the project. I believe the hardware is the Candler Collection from Amerock - http://amerock.com/collections/candler-collection.html?attr_collection=Candler&attr_finish=Antique+Silver&p=3
March 15, 2014 at 12:31PM   
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