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Bathroom Remodel Reveal

posted by: prbetsi75 on 03.20.2014 at 04:24 pm in Bathrooms Forum

Remodel is 95% done. Just need to hang towel bars, toilet paper holder, hang blinds, and one of our shower doors came missing the handles! ugh! But overall, I am very pleased.

Before: big jacuzzi tub that was nothing but a big dust collector:

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Ugly 90" oak vanity....

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And a TINY 3x3 shower.

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This post was edited by prbetsi75 on Fri, Mar 21, 14 at 22:33


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Master Bath Reveal - Small space, big style

posted by: firsthome on 03.15.2014 at 06:03 pm in Bathrooms Forum

We don't have the bathroom shade installed yet, but I wanted to post pictures of our master bathroom reveal.

Our 1976 small 7' x 7.5' bathroom was gutted to the studs and completely remodeled. We had an interior wall removed used a frameless glass shower to open up the small space.

It was a lot of hard work designing, planning and purchasing everything (we hired a contractor for the actual work) but it was worth it, as we love everything about it.

Here are a few before pictures...

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And the after....
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Again, we are loving our bathroom. I am really surprised to say this, but this small bathroom is the perfect size for the two of us (keep in mind it is a rare occasion that we are getting ready in the bathroom at the same time as I have a makeup/vanity in the bedroom).

I am so grateful to all the helpful GWer's who provided inspiration, advice, and support to me during the planning and execution of this project. Thank you!

Already started planning our hall/guest bath reno. A lovely 1970's harvest gold version of the spin art tile you saw in our master bath before pictures :-)

Here are the details for those of you interested:

Calacatta Gold marble countertop
Calacatta Gold marble polished 12x12 floor tile
Calacatta Gold long octagon polished mosaic tile
Shower sills & threshold: White marble (Lowes)
White subway tile: Non-brand purchased at local store (Floors USA)
White chair rail tile: Jeffery Court Alegro White Crown 2”x12” (Home Depot)
Fixtures: Newport Brass Victoria in polished chrome
Rain showerhead: Moen Waterhill in polished chrome
Train Rack: Restoration Hardware Lugarno in polished chrome
Toilet: Kohler Memoirs
Sink: Kohler Caxton (smallest size)
Vanity: Ultracraft cabinets
Sconces: Hudson Valley Newport
Venetian Mirror: Ebay
Toilet paper holder, accessories: Homegoods
Wall Paint: Benjamin Moore - Edgecomb Grey
Trim Paint: Benjamin Moore - Chantilly Lace
Other: Hydroban waterproofing and drain, Heated flooring, Ditra membrane

This post was edited by firsthome on Sun, Mar 16, 14 at 13:48


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Master Bath reveal...lots of pics!

posted by: ssg7741 on 02.28.2014 at 06:37 pm in Bathrooms Forum

I seldom post but I spend plenty of time on these boards and want to thank everyone here for all the knowledge you continue to impart. What a wonderful resource GW is for those of us who love to remodel, rebuild and redecorate! So glad I found this forum.

We bought my parents' home about three years ago and have been remodeling ever since. Built in 1980 it has a wonderful floor plan...just needed some updating. We rebuilt the master bath last fall and love every bit of it. My husband did all the carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting, etc. - I think I'll keep him!

We took out one of two walk in closets (moved my husband's clothes into built-ins in the MBR), removed the old tub, and opened it up considerably. We love looking out to the back yard - it's completely private so we decided against window coverings.

Before - the original double vanity has been replaced by a built-in dresser.

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The old bathtub and toilet were in a separate compartment

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The shower had its own little room, too...

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The window that had been above the tub is now in the shower. We took a picture to the artist and had it happy with the result!

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We added storage cabinets (made by DH) in the WC to replace a linen closet we are removing from the hall in preparation for our kitchen remodel later this year.

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Closeup of the Margaux faucet...

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This corner cab houses our electric toothbrushes - nice to have them out of sight.

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Counters - Pacific Pearl marble, honed
Fabricator - GM Marble, Concord, CA
Cabinets - Custom, by Pritzkow Cabinets, San Ramon, CA
Drawer Pulls - Schaub Select 703PN Polished Nickel; Belmont Hardware, Walnut Creek, CA
Fan - Panasonic FV-20NLF1 Whisper Line 240 CFM Exhaust Fan; bought from Faucet Direct
Fan and Light Timer - Lutron MA-T51 Maestro Countdown
Faucets - Kohler Margaux; bought from Faucet Direct
Hand Towel Bars - Newport Brass 36-09 Keaton 8" curved towel bar; bought from Faucet Direct
Sandblasted Window - Custom, Lost Art Stained Glass Works, Pleasant Hill, CA
Mirrors - Channing Mirror, Williams Sonoma
Paint - Walls - Sherwin Williams Warm Stone; Trim & Ceiling - Kelly Moore Navajo White
Sconces - Visual Comfort Single Sconce Polished Nickel SS2011PN-FG
Shower - Hansgrohe 04220 C Thermostatic Valve and 28504 Raindance S Hand Shower Polished Nickel; bought from Faucet Direct
Shower Door - Frameless Door with Starfire Glass by All American Glass, San Ramon, CA
Sinks - Kohler K-2336 Devonshire 20" Undermount; bought from Faucet Direct
Tile Backsplash - Seagrass limestone honed 2x2s plus pencil; all tile - Western Tile, Dublin, CA
Tile Floor - Seagrass limestone honed 12x24
Tile Shower Floor - Basketweave Mosaic Honed Seagrass Limestone and Onyx
Tile Shower Walls - Jeffrey Court Classical Ivory Honed 9x18
Toilet - Toto Promenade CST424EFG-01; bought from Faucet Direct
Towel Stand - Newbury Towel Stand, Polished Nickel; Restoration Hardware
Towels - 1888 Mills; Amazon. Best towels ever!

Let me know if you have questions!


Local inspiration!
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RE: Marble Basketweave floor tile - honed vs polished? (Follow-Up #5)

posted by: TSG1104 on 09.16.2013 at 08:52 pm in Bathrooms Forum

We went with honed. I think technically they had it labeled as tumbled marble. I thought it looked a little less formal, if that makes sense to anyone other than me, than the polished.

I don't find the basketweave portion to be slippery. We used a larger honed tile for the smaller room with the shower and toilet. I did slide a little once on that, but now I'm just careful to step on the mat and make sure the bottom of my feet are dry before stepping onto the floor.

We sealed it and have not had any problems. I vacuum it with a hard floor attachment and have spot cleaned a few places. We've been using the bathroom for about six months and it's been very low maintenance.


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RE: need to update country looking kitchen part two. (Follow-Up #23)

posted by: mudhouse on 01.12.2014 at 11:06 pm in Kitchens Forum

tinker1121, you asked about Olioboard. It's not a software program, it's a website that you register to use. It's free. After you log in, you can create your own boards using images on the site, or images you grab off the web. Like any tool, it takes a little bit of fiddling to learn it, but it's not hard.

You can plop images onto your board, and then you can move them around, resize them, layer them, crop them...and more. After you're happy with a board, you can save it as a jpeg file to your computer, to post here.

This thread is from 2012, and many of us shared ideas for creating some of the boards used in the Design Around This threads. About halfway down I did a pretty long post about Olioboard, and it explains more about how it works:
About the Design Around This Threads

It's a lot easier for me to visualize things using this tool...and it's fun to play with.


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One Vitamix/Blendtec Recipe to impress your friends?

posted by: mudworm on 06.11.2013 at 04:49 pm in Kitchens Forum

We've had a Blendtec for a couple of months and absolutely love it. My DH had bad knees from injuries and he said that the pain in them noticeably subsided after we started doing smoothies almost every day. I put tons of stuff in, pineapple, nuts, flaxseed meal, etc and make them very thick. They don't have a nice color (due to nuts), and the consistency may be a turn off for many people. It is not a problem for us, ourselves.

However, this weekend, we are going on a mini vacation and I will take it with us. On our way, we'd stay with some friends over night. I want to make something from the Blendtec either for post dinner dessert or in the morning. I don't think my smoothie is all that presentable. So, I need your help, GWers.

Do you have a Vitamix/Blendtec recipe that yields appealing as well as tasty results? My Blendtec recipe book does not have many pictures, let alone testimonies.

Thank you!


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Finished Kitchen: Circa 1840 Working Farmhouse, IKEA Budget Reno

posted by: brickmanhouse on 08.19.2010 at 01:46 am in Kitchens Forum

Hi all,

Well, we've finally got a (mostly) finished kitchen! This kitchen's been in the planning stages for 8 years and I've been in and out of this forum for just about that long-- wow, time flies! Whether I've posted or just lurked, the information I've gotten here has been INVALUABLE.

I can unequivocally say that my kitchen would not look anything like what it does without this Forum, and for that I offer my profound gratitude-- there is, quite literally, no way I could have done it without all of you, past and present.

So, here are the photos of the finished result:

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For the entire album with detailed photos, just click on the link below any of the photos above!

Here are the details:

Cabinetry: IKEA Lidingo White (with glass uppers) for the perimeter, Tidaholm Brown/Black for the island
Island Knobs & Pulls: Anne at Home Farm Collection and Lewis Dolin Glass Cup Pulls (from
Perimeter Knobs and Pulls: Anne at Home Horse Collection, generic polished chrome knobs, cup pulls, and bar pulls (from
Wall Paint: BM Revere Pewter
Trim, Hood, and Fireplace Paint: Valspar Bright White (from Lowe�s)
Perimeter Counters: IKEA Butcher Block, stained Black with India Ink and sealed with Waterlox
Island Counter: IKEA Butcher Block, sealed with Watco food safe butcher block sealer
Main Sink: Whitehaus 36" farm sink (from
Island Sink: IKEA single Domsjo, undermounted instead of the usual overmount installation
Faucets: IKEA Hjuvik
Refrigerator: Because we grow a lot of what we eat (so we don't need to store much) and have a large fridge in an adjacent laundry room, we chose a generic small undercounter fridge (Home Depot, off the shelf)
Wine chiller: Sunbeam (Home Depot, off the shelf)
Dishwashers: Kenmore and Hotpoint, both existing and 5-7 years old
Microwaves: 8 year old Kenmores
Island Oven: IKEA Datid 30"
Hood: ProLine 36" range hood (from eBay)
Range: IKEA Praktfull Pro A50
Backsplash Behind Range: Handthrown Williamsburg brick (local brickyard, left over from another project)
Flooring: Lumber Liquidators, Hand Scraped Teak
Island and Sink Pendants: IKEA Ottava
Cabinet lights: IKEA Grundtal single puck lights
Chandelier over the Table: Progress lighting, black 5-light chandelier (Home Depot, off the shelf)
Fireplace: Style Selections 36" Vent Free LP fireplace (Lowe�s, off the shelf)

A few notes about the remodel, just to hit some discussion points I see come up a lot in this Forum:

Our kitchen lives in a big old 1840 farmhouse, which has been part of a working farm since the day it was built. Originally it was soybeans, but now it's part of a gentleman's farm (horses, heritage gardens and poultry), so everything has to be hard wearing and practical. It needs to stand up to heavy traffic, mud, hay, tools, and the occasional chicken (though usually when they wander in, they don't go much further than the family room, because they like the television). That definitely informed our choices for surfaces-- they needed to be hard cleanable, and ultimately easily refinished or replaced down the line.

Because the entire house already has strong architectural elements (huge moldings and built-ins), we worked within the style we already had-- all the kitchen moldings, mantels, panels and cabinets match (or are closely styled after) what already exists in the house. We definitely didn't do a period kitchen (we wanted a 2010 layout with all the conveniences), but we wanted the kitchen to look like it belonged in the house.

The big thing for us was budget-- believe it or not, the entire kitchen was done for UNDER $20K. Four big things contributed to that:

1/ We DIY'ed the ENTIRE project, start to finish. The only thing we hired out was the gas line install for the fireplace and range, because state law requires it. Other than that, all planning, demo, sourcing, and construction was on us. Might be why it took us 8 years. . .

2/ We reused what we could, and scrounged a lot, especially construction materials (which could have been buckets of money, considering all the custom work we did in the space), and kept what appliances we could. It was also a great way to be environmentally responsible on a project that, let's face it, has a lot of non-necessities involved.

3/ IKEA, IKEA, IKEA. If you're anywhere reasonably close to an IKEA, and you're on anything approaching a budget, go check it out. The cabinet quality for the price can't be beat (except for a few pockets of custom cabinet makers), and there are a lot of great accessories, appliances, lighting and other things to be had for a terrific price. As always, you have to pick and choose your items for quality and value, but at least in our experience, it is definitely there to be had for the buyer with a good eye.

4/ We didn't go for major appliance upgrades. Our whole family LOVES to cook (and eat!), and we wanted a great looking, functional space to do it all in, but we just weren't convinced that we needed more than the basics right now. If we want to upgrade down the line, it's easy enough to do, but right now our Wolf budget is standing in our barn eating hay, and our LaCanche budget is steered towards this Show Hunter prospect I have my eye on . . .

So there's our formula for a great kitchen that works for us considering the (kind of odd!) parameters we had. Hope you all can take at least something useful away from our experience.

I've submitted the kitchen to the FKB, and I'll answer whatever questions you've got. . .

Thanks again, everyone!


Ikea - DIY
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My picture heavy contemporary kitchen reveal!

posted by: amandasplit on 03.03.2013 at 06:36 pm in Kitchens Forum

Hi GW!! I found this forum right before we ordered cabinets and I couldn't be more grateful. Although I didn't post as often as I read (which was A LOT) I just love looking at all your beautiful kitchens so here I am posting our final pics. Many thanks, especially to Beuhl, who was our de facto KD.

I’m not sure if I’m going to do a good job at explaining what all got changed, but here goes. And let me know if anyone has any questions!

Kitchen before :

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The picture below is the old family room (what we now use as a dining room) and you can see the kitchen through that small doorway with the doggy gate. On the other side of this wall was the dining room (what we now are using as a family room).

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We knocked out the wall between the family room and dining room, and widened the opening to the kitchen. It was a lot of demo:

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And here’s what it looks like now (please excuse the snackers):

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Here’s the view from the new family room (still need stools for that peninsula):

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View from the new dining room:

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View from the back wall to the new family room (old dining room):

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Back wall:

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Stove wall:
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LOVE the Thermy :

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What’s a contemporary kitchen without open shelving!

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The peninsula is to the right under the shelves:

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Here are some shots of the island (btw, the best thing about the remodel was adding a sliding glass door):

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Some more random shots:
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Does anyone have any suggestions for the far wall color? Green made sense before but now not so sure…
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Thank you to anyone who’s made it this far!

This post was edited by amandasplit on Sun, Mar 3, 13 at 18:38


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My kitchen project from 2011

posted by: TorontoTim on 02.03.2013 at 03:00 pm in Kitchens Forum

Been asked a few times about my kitchen project, as I've posted up the 'finished' pics here and there a few times. Figured I'd do a bit of a writeup on it. This was all done in the middle of 2011. The 'After' pics still have some unfinished details as they were taken a while ago. Some of the details in the floor plan diagrams are off, especially the pass-through over the sink and the cabinets over the window (which don't exist).

Cabinets are full custom by a local shop in Toronto. What I discovered during this process is 99% of local custom cabinet builders order their doors and drawer fronts, and the drawers themselves from Cutrite Doors in Waterloo ON. They do custom sized doors in a billion different combinations of molding profiles etc.

The differences from one local shop to another is the construction technique of the carcasses, the hardware they use, the quality of the finishing work on the paint or stain (Cutrite sells raw unfinished doors) and of course the price and support.

The cabinets are full plywood carcasses with MDF doors. We chose MDF because we were painting and didn't want expansion issues. They're holding up perfectly. The finish on them is great. The plywood was a must for me. I didn't want to be looking at fake woodgrain melamine or white interiors. The only difference in cost was the material. Maybe $800 for the entire kitchen.

We've ended up painting pretty much the entire house BM Cloud White.

White marble counters and backsplash (2x4 subway tile), Kraus undermount sink, Kohler Torq bridge faucet.

There are 19 dimmable LED puck lights I wired into the cabinets and for countertop lighting on two different switches. We use them almost exclusively to light the kitchen. I also put 10 recessed lights in the ceiling. The dimmers and all the wiring for the LED's collect in the cabinet above the range hood.

I got the Vent a Hood used on eBay for a great deal. Couldn't stomach paying the new price for that size of hood. It has 2 blowers and the heat lamp add-on. We picked up the warming shelf locally.

I did all the demo work myself (20 yards of material). We're talking drywall on top of lathe/plaster. Tile on top of mesh/cement on top of plank subfloor. Hauled out the back door in garbage cans, dumped into a wheelbarrow and pushed 70 feet up to the bin on the street. It was brutal, especially the ceiling. Thankfully I did the same on the bathroom immediately above the kitchen, so I cleaned out the joists really well. Still bucket loads of 90 year old dust from the lathe and plaster on the ceiling went right into my eyes, ears, nose etc.

Hired out the framing, electrical, plumbing, drywall and tile. I don't use contractors - I prefer to hire my own trades people who do the work themselves as opposed to send in whoever they picked up that morning to do general labor.

Took the opportunity to rip out all the flooring / subfloor on the main floor. It had been done by the previous owner and was crap. He installed thin hardwood on top of the 90 year old plank subfloor in the same direction without securing the planks down with screws or anything. Result was it literally moved under your feet when you walked on it and of course squeaked. So up it all came. We blocked the floor joists and put new 3/4 inch plywood down with construction adhesive and screws. Then I installed the flooring which is solid 3/4" oak.

Did all the trim on the main floor myself as well, using 10" poplar baseboards and replicating the 90 year old window trim (not shown in any of the pics I don't think). Was a ton of work, doing all coping cuts on the inside corners for the baseboards. Mitre cutting 10" baseboards is a chore.

Also had to replace the kitchen window, as we made it shorter to allow counter to run under it. Had a mason do the exterior brick work and move the old sill up (he also knocked the hole in the wall for the Vent a Hood exhaust). Put a nice Anderson awning window in, so we can open it when it's raining.



















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RE: White Painted Shaker Cabinet Pricing Comparison (Follow-Up #24)

posted by: jakuvall on 05.13.2012 at 05:55 pm in Kitchens Forum

A few added after mailing daveinorlado I used the same multiplier that daveinorlado is using, not sure what Kompy is working with. I mention it because with that markup and the freight to NY I have Showplace at 898 (no promos) and Inset at 964

SCD=soft close drawers, full extension.
PGM=paint grade material or paint grade maple
5pc=matching doorstyle drawer front: Made with 5 pieces. Picture framed with center panel.
455 Brandom Durango standard overlay
471 TSG Artic White full overlay chinese (RTA) SCD- ply box
480 Wellborn Forest Jackson standard overlay
569 Wolf Classic Dartmouth full overlay SC drawers & SC doors ply box
570 River Run full overlay chinese (RTA) SCD - ply box
595 6 Square itasca painted vanilla full overlay chinese SCD- all ply
600 to 650 for Ikea Akurum (req. assembly-$55 per box?)
622 JSI Essex full overlay chinese (RTA) SCD- All ply box
623 Medallion Silverline Series: Lancaster Maple - Slab Drawer
628 Debut Estate Series: Oxford Maple -5pc Drawer - SCD
640 Aristokraft monroe MDF door (PGM) Particle board box
645 Kabinart arts and crafts maple SCD- all ply box
780 Bridgewood custom framed or frameless same price all ply box -SCD and SC doors
785 Brookhaven Bridgeport frameless, full overlay - SCD
786 Touchstone fully custom frameless melamine box solid maple door- SCD
790 Allwood Nantucket full overlay chinese - SC doors and drawers - all ply box.
809 KraftMaid: Atwater Maple - Slab - SCD
843 Shiloh: Shaker Inset (reverse raised panel shaker)-Slab
849 KraftMaid: Huntington Maple - 5pc - SCD
855 Touchstone fully custom full overlay or frameless all ply box -SCD- Paint Grade Maple meaning natural wood not MDF door (lower cost then natural maple used for stains)
862 Showplace: Pendleton Maple - slab
889 Medallion: Potter's Mill Maple - 5pc
925 Touchstone fully custom inset all ply box- SCD - paint grade maple
928 Holiday Estate Series - PGM - Slab -
1047 Embassy House/New River Mission Slab SCD
1125 Brookhaven Inset Rockport - SCD or not, same price
1204 Embassy House/New River, Mission, Slab- Inset SCD
1265 RichMaid (CWP?) Frameless Mission Slab- SCD
1239 Pennville Shakertown full overlay framed or frameless, all ply box, SCD
1335 RichMaid (CWP) Mission Mission Slab- FO or Inset SCD
1366 Plain & Fancy: Vogue Beaded Inset Soft Maple-Slab-SCD
1399 Mountaineer- slab -FO or inset SCD
1761 Saxton Frameless Whittaker NAUF SCD
1780 Pennville inset Shakertown, all ply box, SCD or not
1849 QCCI Frameless Whittaker SCD
1871 Woodmode Chatham full overlay, SCD
1957 QCCI FO Whittaker , Slab SCD
2057 QCCI inset Whittaker, Slab SCD
2241 Woodmode Inset - Sturbridge, SCD or not


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RE: Kitchen before and after (gel staining of cabinets) (Follow-Up #39)

posted by: nosoccermom on 01.22.2013 at 02:42 pm in Kitchens Forum

Here's the link I could find. Scroll down a bit to celticmoon's post. However, I found that you can skip the step with water based Espresso and go straight to Java if you want to have a darker finish.

Here is a link that might be useful: Gel stain


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RE: Thoughts on Pantry Pull-Out Cabinets (Follow-Up #17)

posted by: a2gemini on 01.04.2013 at 09:49 am in Kitchens Forum

Here is a picture - I have since modified the shelf arrangement and put the standing gatorade on the bottom and moved some of the other items to different shelves.


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Finished Kitchen - 20 pounds of sand in a 10 pound bucket

posted by: mamadadapaige on 10.29.2012 at 08:19 am in Kitchens Forum

Not sure if you remember last spring when I was working on the layout of my kitchen... super long list of stuff I had to get in there and a very challenging floorplan with a chimney and two staircases to work around.

You were all so helpful during that time and more recently too with lighting decisions.

My number one priority was seating for four and also being able to have the kids work with me - the peninsula allows both of those and it is working out SO well. I also love having so much more natural light coming in with two new windows (although the windows mean less wall cabinet space but I love having the light so I would still opt for this).

Here are some before pictures:
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Finished white oak / rustic kitchen (full pics)

posted by: jenny_from_the_block on 12.22.2012 at 05:16 pm in Kitchens Forum

Finally finished! I take bad photos and didn't stage my kitchen but here it is! I am so happy with the way it turned out and it functions well.

Range: Bluestar 6 burner RNB
Rangehood: Broan guts under DIY hood cover
Countertop: Honed Carrara marble
Sinks: Kohler cast iron
Faucets: Nickel Kohler Purist line
Frig: SubZero 48"
Floor: Dalle de France Massangis jaune limestone, Exquisite Surfaces
Cabinets: locally harvested white oak, local company
Walls: white painted yellow-poplar shiplap boards
Knobs: Baldwin brass in antique brass with black finish

Range view
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Range close-up

Main cooking area near range
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Kitchen table
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Far end of kitchen
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Frig and DW, clean-up sink
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Microwave area (DH still needs to work on recessing the microwave better so the door can close - or we can get a smaller microwave)



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