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Toni Sabatino

it is a pleasure to see that you are making smart personal decisions to enhance your home life! I look forward to checking out your photos!

   
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A Kitchen That Works LLC

We have installed countertops at a variety of heights for our clients. I am 5'-4" and I have a sister-in-law who uses a wheel chair at all times. This is the prep station in my own kitchen that my sister-in-law and I can use together (it has tall toe kicks for the wheel chair - the pop-up mixer just clears the countertop). Notice the power strip under the upper counter.


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jessprince63

Beautiful kitchens and great article. I wish I had seen this before I made decisions on counter height. I literally just had countertops installed in my new kitchen 3 days ago. This article wasn't out when I was making those decisions. I asked my builder for lower counter heights as I like to bake and I felt the 36" was too high for rolling out dough for my 5'3" but he assured me that was the "right height". Of course, he is 6'1". I wish I could cut 2" off of every cabinet. If you are thinking of going lower, do it! Don't listen to anyone else!!

   

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