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Tulley selected white cabinets from Cugini Cabinets for a crisp, bright aesthetic. The flush inset cabinets with Shaker doors are topped with a crown molding that Kitchen Cabinets for Sale mimics what is found throughout the house, but with a more streamlined, contemporary look. The white cabinets are accented with black hardware to create a stark contrast. The rustic farmhouse table is an existing piece owned by the client.
Tulley added black-framed French doors that open to a Juliet balcony that overlooks the garden in the backyard. The kitchen island is walnut, selected because most of the furniture throughout the home is dark wood. “The island, with all of its drawers and cabinets, also functions like a piece of furniture in the room,” Tulley adds. The oak floor matches what’s in the rest of the house.Jennifer Kitchen Cabinets for Sale Tulley ArchitectsThe island and counters are topped with Carrara marble, which is also used for the backsplash and a custom shelf. “These details make the marble, a classic material, more modern and functional,” Tulley says.Jennifer Tulley ArchitectsTulley added wire mesh to some of the glass cabinets, which gives a bit of a rustic feel. “The client’s house is the cusp of the Edwardian and Craftsman styles, so the Kitchen Cabinets for Sale metal mesh also speaks to the Craftsman aspects of her house,” Tulley says.Jennifer Tulley ArchitectsA wall of cabinets with opaque glass frames the doorway leading to the dining room, providing additional storage for dinnerware and serveware that comes in handy when the homeowner hosts friends and family. “She uses the kitchen a lot, as her kids are grown but still live nearby,” Tulley says. “She entertains friends, but this Kitchen Cabinets for Sale is a great space for family gatherings.”"
"“After” photos by Melissa Au
Before. The couple liked the layout of the original space, Wintersteen says, but weren’t in love with the chalk paint on the cabinets, the random backsplash or the Kitchen Cabinets for Sale small island.Savvy InteriorsAfter. Newly finished cabinets, a fresh floor and new lights make the kitchen feel bright and welcoming.
Floors. To help brighten up the space, Wintersteen replaced the dark ceramic floor tiles with light oak wood flooring. The family’s dog, Ellie, seems to approve.Savvy InteriorsCabinets. Instead of replacing the cabinets around the fridge and stove, Wintersteen had them refaced.
Before. The island lacked an overhang on the side farthest from the stove and the fluted columns on the corners took up space that could serve as storage.Savvy InteriorsAfter. A more streamlined island gives the family more storage space, and the extended countertop gives them room to sit on two sides of the island. The team removed the fluted columns, which created more space for bar stools.
Lights. To balance the graphic backsplash and add a traditional element, Wintersteen Kitchen Cabinets for Sale installed two black lanterns above the island.Savvy InteriorsBar stools. The design team extended the island countertop 12 inches to make room for additional seating and new bar stools. Wintersteen chose leather bar stools with iron legs to match the pendant lights.
Open shelves. Past the row of bar stools, Wintersteen replaced the cabinets with open shelves. These shelves, like the range hood, are made from the Cleaf laminate that was used for the hood.
Accessories. Wintersteen styled the shelves with antiques and mementos from one of the family’s grandmothers.
Countertops: The countertops are honed quartz. The color is Kitchen Cabinets for Sale a warm gray-brown color, which matches elements in the kitchen and other spaces of the house.
Glass cabinets. This is the third style of upper storage in the kitchen. When you walk into the kitchen, this is one of the first places you look, so Wintersteen wanted it to be more than just plain cabinets.Savvy InteriorsSink backsplash. On the wall by the sink, Wintersteen added a white porcelain tile.Savvy InteriorsThey opted to install a 12-by-3-inch hand-baked tile that isn’t perfectly flat. This gives the wall a Kitchen Cabinets for Sale little character, but it remains neutral at the same time, Wintersteen says."