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Classic White Kitchen traditional kitchen
 

Classic White Kitchen

In the design stages many details were incorporated in this classic kitchen to give it dimension since the surround cabinets, counters and backsplash were white. Polished nickel plumbing, hardware and custom grilles on feature cabinets along with the island pendants add shine, while finer details such as inset doors, furniture kicks on non-working areas and lofty crown details add a layering effect in the millwork. Photo by Pete Maric.
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ghalili wrote:
Hi. What are the boxes for these cabinets made of. My cabinet maker - is trying to convince me to use melanine drawers and shelves because they are white. What is a good quality white kitchen cabinet box made of? Thanks
   Comment   January 26, 2014
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Hi! Cabinet interiors can be comprised of many different materials. Ones of exceptional quality are typically made out of wood, maple being the most commonly used and details would include dovetailed drawers and 3/8" to 5/8" interior construction. Melamine can be a practical application for interior cabinets in a high traffic area, such as a laundry room or an arts and crafts room where there is a likely chance of something more abrasive could come in contact with the cabinet interior and driving the substrate materials of the cabinet to be more durable; this is why melamine is always used in commercial applications as well. If your cabinet fabricator was given underlying reasons why he should provide a melamine interior then I could see his reasoning, however for a new kitchen I would recommend wood and simply paint any exposed areas. I hope this helps! Please follow House of L on Houzz to get all of our recent updates and photos! Thanks for your inquiry!
February 9, 2014 at 6:12am   
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fbccs wrote:
I love love love this kitchen!! - I am hoping you can tell me - is the Calcutta Gold Countertop polished or honed ? Thanks!!
   Comment   January 15, 2014
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Thank you so much!! It is polished Calacatta Gold marble, not honed. Please follow us on Houzz and see all of our recent updates!
January 15, 2014 at 9:29am        Thanked by fbccs
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3boysthree wrote:
Do you know the thickness of the x design on the cabinets? - We are designing cabinets and I'm not sure how thick the x should be....3/4".....7/8". Thank you!!
   Comment   July 3, 2013
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Hi. They are approximately 1/2" but the molding is stepped so it doesn't appear flat and is dimensional. I hope this helps!
July 3, 2013 at 8:07pm     
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maggiecw wrote:
This kitchen has to be my favourite on houzz!! Could you please tell me what is the paint color? Many thanks. - Beautiful kitchen!
     Comment   January 30, 2013
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Thank you so much for you nice compliment! The cabinet color is Farrow and Ball Pointing 2003. I hope this helps out with your project!
February 19, 2013 at 10:14am     
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slovfolk wrote:
Are the countertops Calcutta Gold as well? - Love how this all blends together to give 'white' an added texture.
     Comment   October 29, 2012
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AnnDenise English-Lewis
This kitchen design is fabulous!!!
March 4, 2013 at 9:27pm     
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Gina
This kitchen is amazing!
November 18, 2013 at 5:48am   
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rachelduncan wrote:
love the tile backsplash. can you please tell me what it is. thanks!
   Comment   August 4, 2012
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Hello-it is 3" x 6" Calacutta Gold marble. Hope this helps!
September 27, 2012 at 10:53am     
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mcoman124 wrote:
Hi! Can you please tell the maker of the cabinet knobs/pulls? Thanks
   Comment   February 26, 2014
jackiewaters6 wrote:
Cabinet hardware? - Do you know the manufacturer of the cabinet hardware? I also love the "x" glass!
   Comment   February 10, 2014
lianed6 wrote:
Pulls - Hello, beautiful kitchen... Love every detail. My kitchen features same white shaker cabinets with calacatta gold marble counter and backsplash. Would love to know make and model of kitchen cabinet pulls/knobs. Please advise. Thanks!
     Comment   December 11, 2012

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