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Clean lines in this kitchen remodel

Resulting from a devastating plumbing failure and house flood, this 1980’s kitchen was transformed from a tired façade and wasted space into a modern, updated and functional plan which transcended many challenges.

Incorporating a refrigerator, pantry and wall ovens with a separate cooktop within the existing walls produced many spatial challenges. With access to the dining room within 4 feet, the existing doorway was enclosed which lengthened the cooking wall of the kitchen and separated the “tall” cabinets.

Ample lighting was an important feature. However, lighting challenges were created by a spacious vaulted ceiling encompassing the kitchen, breakfast room and family room This was tackled with task lighting inside and under the cabinets and recessed ceiling lights as well as a suspended rail system with directional task lights and decorative pendants over the seating area of the island.

An L-shape kitchen with angular island which created much wasted space within the kitchen. Moving the plumbing allowed for an 3-level island which provided a multi-functional solution. These included a “floating” bamboo counter over a furniture-inspired cabinet, a central curved granite top and a raised cabinet with a metallic copper coated glass counter acting as a serving bar which included a bookshelf and tempered glass cabinets.

Other tricks used include a flip down drawer front hiding outlets in the side of the buffet cabinet and plug molding mounted beneath the upper cabinets to keep the tile backsplash clean and free from interruptions.

Natural maple gives the kitchen a cool, open effect. Wide-stile mitred doors provide a link between the traditional stylings of the wife and European-look desired by the husband. Their collection of brightly colored Italian pottery needed a backdrop to allow it to shine . The dark stained walnut surround gave the refrigerator and pantry area and stature of prominence that was needed to match the scale of the open floor plan and vaulted ceiling.

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November 26, 2013
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could not tell you offhand. Sorry!
    Bookmark   June 10, 2014 at 8:38PM
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June 17, 2013
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I would suggest a darker tile to contrast with the natural maple cabinetry. This counter top is a dark stone except for the end grain butcher block top on the end.
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October 26, 2012
astonish wrote:
What is the name of the cabinet pulls and who is the manufacturer of the cabinet pulls?
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I am not very good on the computer I would appreciate your help..
    Bookmark   September 21, 2014 at 7:21AM
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We have plenty of luxury cabinet pulls such as this one in stock. Everything from stainless steel to chrome door pulls are available in our online store. Our cabinet pulls are based on European designs that will have you pleased. With our designer cabinet pulls installed your kitchen will be completely renovated, see them with your very own eyes

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September 17, 2012
kjziebell wrote:
Who makes the cabinet pulls? - Thanks.
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Love the blend of cabinet colors, and the use of the wood top.
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June 19, 2012
fjgh wrote:
I love the bamboo island top - where can I find for my new island?
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That is made by GL Lumber! They are awesome!
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May 6, 2012
bethanysg wrote:
Can you tell me the name/manufacturer of the backsplahs tile?
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I am sorry I cannot recall off the top of my head.
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March 16, 2012
tramone wrote:
Who is the cabinet manufacturer and what is the color please?
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We design and craft our own cabinetry line. The wood is maple with no stain. Just a top coat.
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November 20, 2013
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December 12, 2012
meganslayton wrote:
What color stain is on the floors?
October 12, 2012
lindasheehan wrote:
Love the colorful pottery! Who makes it/where can i purchase it? - I have similar cabinets, but in white. would love pops of color behind the glass. Thanks!
May 29, 2012
drewaa wrote:
What species and color are the floors?

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