Susan Brook Interiors
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The kitchen was totally gutted, keeping the existing plumbing lines etc. keeps costs down. The kitchen was custom made using a mixture of walnut and painted cabinets. All the receptacles were taken off the back wall and hidden under the base of the upper cabinets giving the slate finger tile back splash an uninterrupted look. I used high definition laminate counters, the kitchen hosts storage everywhere, from the corner drawers that access storage all the way back to the corner as well as the heavy mixer that lifts to counter height air assisted. The floor is a floating vinyl walnut/grey which i used in the custom stain given to the cabinets. The peninsula seats 4 comfortably and adding this at bar height hides the mess from the dining area. The refrigerator wall was pulled out to give a visual interest as well as extra deep storage in the cabinets. One side of the painted cabinets host a locked bar and wine storage whilst the other side has a re-cycle center and display.

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August 25, 2014
kramerr wrote:
What is the counter top?
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The brand is Wilsonart High Definition Laminate with a european edge detail. I looked through my notes and couldn't find the color but i know it's one of the following. Either Deepstar Bronze, Canyon Passage or Deepstar Agate..i think maybe the 1st one? The company will send you free samples online, ask for the larger samples not the 2x 2!

Glad you liked it, it looks fabulous when light hits it.


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February 14, 2013
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This was a custom mix that i added different stains together until i had the right read. I can't duplicate this recipe or give you percentages....sorry. I don't like not being able to answer questions but if it helps look at stains with golden tones, walnut doesn't need to be too dark or you will loose it's beauty. Regards, Susan
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February 1, 2013
kybarb wrote:
Depth of countertop and overhang. - How deep is the raised bar countertop? How much overhang is there? Thanks!
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The height of the raised counter is 42-inches and the depth of that is 15-inches on the top with an interior depth of 12-inches. I have electrical outlets in the riser turned horizontal, hope this helps, regards, Susan.
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January 4, 2013
tinyme wrote:
What brand and color is floor?
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The brand is Konecto Prestige 80018 Ash, it's a beautiful color, regards, Susan.
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October 31, 2012
sugarmck wrote:
Vent hood - is this vent hood the slide out type?
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its beautiful. what model is the hood?
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This is a GE here is the link,

Regards, Susan
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